TECH SUPPLIER Sep 2020 - Market Forecast - Doc # US46784920

North America Computing Device Channel Forecast, 2020–2024: Direct Versus Indirect Spending

By: Pam Miller, Brendan RouseResearch Analyst, Channels and Alliances

Table of Contents

IDC Market Forecast Figure

Figure: North America Computing Device Channel Revenue Snapshot

Executive Summary

Advice for Technology Suppliers

Devices Just an Element of Solutions

Solution-Specific Devices

Partner-to-Partner Collaboration

PC as a Service

Market Forecast

Table: North America Computing Device Channel Spending and Indirect Share, 2019 and 2024 ($M)

Table: North America Computing Device Channel Direct and Indirect Spending, 2019–2024 ($M)

Smartphones

Table: North America Smartphone Direct and Indirect Spending, 2019–2024 ($M)

Tablets

Table: North America Tablet Direct and Indirect Spending, 2019–2024 ($M)

Notebooks/Laptops

Table: North America Notebook/Laptop Direct and Indirect Spending, 2019–2024 ($M)

Desktops

Table: North America Desktop Direct and Indirect Spending, 2019–2024 ($M)

Market Context

Drivers and Inhibitors

Drivers

Education and Work-from-Home Bump

Windows 10 Upgrades and Future Spending

Consumerization

Inhibitors

Impact of COVID-19 and Recession

Significant Market Developments

Changes from Prior Forecast

Figure: North America Computing Device Channel Indirect Spending, 2016–2024: Comparison of August 2018 and August 2020 Forecasts

Market Definition

Route to Market

Direct Spending

Indirect Spending

Technology Categories

Smartphones

Tablets

Notebooks

Desktops

Methodology

Related Research

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