Indian PC market delivers another strong quarter, grows 27% in Q4CY20

e-Learning and remote working boosts notebook and laptop sales, says IDC

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The calendar year 2020 ended as the biggest year for notebooks with 7.9 million unit shipments during the year

BS Reporter Mumbai
Demand from e-Learning and remote working gave a boost to the notebooks and laptop segment of the personal computer market in India in 2020. The calendar year 2020 ended as the biggest year for notebooks with 7.9 million unit shipments during the year. Notebook shipments grew by 6 per cent in 2020, said the International Data Corporation (IDC) Worldwide Quarterly Personal Computing Device Tracker. 

If one excludes the mega ELCOT deal, notebooks witnessed an impressive 34.3 per cent YoY growth this year, said IDC.  Had the industry not been challenged by the component shortages, notebook shipments could have been much higher

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First Published: Feb 18 2021 | 2:11 PM IST

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