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The Retail Market for Laptop Computers in the US: Market Research Report

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The Retail Market for Laptop Computers Market Research Report | Retail Market Reports | Computers & Audio Visual Equipment Retail Market | Jan 2013

Powering up: Laptops are growing in popularity as disposable incomes rise and confidence increases

The The Retail Market for Laptop Computers market research report provides key industry analysis and industry statistics, measures market size, analyzes current and future industry trends and shows market share for the industry’s largest companies. IBISWorld publishes the largest collection of industry reports so you can see an industry’s supply chain, economic drivers and key buyers and markets.

Report Snapshot
Market Share of Companies
Amazon Amazon market share
Best Buy Co. Inc. Best Buy Co. Inc. market share
Dell Dell  market share
Walmart Walmart market share
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$79bn
Annual Growth 07-12
17.9%
Annual Growth 12-17
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Profit
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Employment
354,334
Businesses
103,740
Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

The Retail Market for Laptop Computers experienced strong growth since 2007, mainly due to advancements in technology and decreasing average prices. Laptop computers are more affordable and portable than the average desktop computer, making them more attractive to prospective buyers. However, the increase in use of tablets and netbooks may stifle these revenue gains through 2017.... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Products Chapter

Since the introduction of the first commercial laptops in the 1980s, notebooks computers have gotten increasingly powerful and closer in performance to their desktop counterparts. Computer manufacturers have increased their laptop product ranges to include small netbooks to the larger desktop replacement models. Nevertheless, one factor has remained constant: the pursuit of more computing power, greater efficiency and lighter weight.

Full-size laptops

Full-size laptops account for the majority of laptop sales. These laptops are the most popular due to their all-around versatility. Not only are they relatively inexpensive, they also work well for day-to-day computing tasks and offer the portability consumers have come to expect of laptops... purchase to read more

 


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What is the The Retail Market for Laptop Computers Industry?

This retail market for laptops includes laptop sales made through traditional brick-and-mortar outlets, online websites and by mail order. Laptops are considered personal computers for mobile use but do not include tablet devices or smartphones.

Industry Products
NetbooksSubnotebookFull-size laptopDesktop replacement
 
Industry Activities
Sales of full-size laptopsSales of desktop replacement laptopsSales of netbooksSales of subnotebooks


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