This IDC update presents an overview of significant events in the PC industry in June 2012. This document includes insight from IDC's Worldwide PC Market: 4Q11 Review (IDC #234271, April 2012). In addition, Microsoft stunned the PC industry when it announced that it will be joining the hardware market with its Windows 8 and Windows 8 RT Surface tablets. This document provides IDC's analysis of the Microsoft announcement as well as overviews of exciting new products just released into the PC space.
The highlights of this update are:
IDC Releases Worldwide PC Market: 4Q11 Review (IDC #234271, April 2012)