This is a study that will no doubt please the management of Apple. According to data from Canalys, the Cupertino company is the company that sold the most computers in the world during the first quarter of 2022. Note that the ranking takes into account sales of laptops, desktops and computers. tablets.
Apple’s competitors are struggling
In detail, it is the tablet market that allows Apple to sit at the top of this list. And we can also note that the company headed by Tim Cook could have done even better since iPad deliveries were reduced due to the shortage of semiconductors.
Specifically, the Tech giant sold 22.3 million units in the first three months of the year, an increase of 1.1% compared to the same period last year. The Cupertino company is ahead of companies that are very well established in this market, such as Lenovo (21.1 million) and HP (15.9 million). This is a significant drop for these two giants of the sector with respectively -12 and 17% decrease in deliveries.
To put those numbers into perspective, we dipped back into a study conducted during the fourth quarter of 2018 that only looked at PC sales (excluding tablets). And this time, the Apple brand was in fourth position behind competitors such as Lenovo, HP, or Dell. You can also read our article on this subject here.