Data research organization strategy analytics released the third quarter of 2020 laptop shipment data, due to the increase in demand for remote office, 2020q3 shipment increased by 34% year-on-year. HP edged Lenovo to number one, while Apple remained fourth.
Notebook shipments in the third quarter of 2020
HP surpassed Lenovo for the first time in recent years, with shipments of 14.7 million units, up 43 percent from the same period last year. Lenovo shipments of 14.6 million units, an increase of 25%, ranked second.DellWith 8.5 million units of shipments ranked third. Apple shipped 6 million units, still fourth.
This achievement is gratifying, but if it is not limited by supply, the shipment will be even higher. Senior research analyst of strategy analytics said that due to the further increase of user demand, if supply is still the primary problem, after all, the peak of holiday consumption is coming soon.
Apple company is affected by the shortage of supply. Apple CEO cook told investors that the company is "very, very hard" to address the continuing supply problem. It is reported that the ability of suppliers to meet growing demand will be a key factor in the growth rate into the fourth quarter.