PC shipments grow 12.9 per cent in Q1

20 April 2006 – San Francisco (CA): Worldwide PC shipments rose 12.9 per cent in the first quarter helped by strong notebooks sales, said market researcher IDC.

Overall, shipments climbed to 53.2 million from 47.1 million in the same quarter last year. Dell remained the number one PC seller with 18.1 per cent of the market.