Apple’s U.S. shipments boost Mac’s global share in slowing PC industry


A second report from analysts has confirmed Apple has enjoyed a growth in Mac shipments in the first quarter of 2022, with Gartner reckoning U.S. shipments have considerably helped Apple’s position. On Sunday, IDC released figures claiming the global PC market shrank in Q1 2022, but Apple continued to see growth. In another set of data published by Gartner on Monday, it agrees with the sentiment that Apple is outpacing a slumped market. According to Gartner, Apple achieved 7 million shipments of Macs and MacBooks in Q1 2022, a year-on-year rise from the 6.4 million seen in Q1 2021 of approximately 8.6%. For reference, IDC said there were 7.2 million shipments representing a 4.3% year-on-year increase. Read more…
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