Even though the game was launched 13 months ago, Ubisoft has been fairly regular with the updates of Tom Clancy s Ghost Recon: Wildlands. And players are in for a treat as Ubisoft has now announced that it will be bringing out new content for the whole Year 2 cycle. The open-world shooter adventure will
Worldwide PC shipments hit 61.1 million units in the second quarter of 2017 -- a 4.3 percent decline from the second quarter last year, market research firm Gartner said. HP Inc reclaimed the top position from Lenovo in the worldwide PC market in the second quarter and achieved five consecutive quarters of year-over-year growth.
For the first time since 2007, PC market experienced shipments below 63 million in the first quarter of 2017 -- a decline of 2.4 percent from the first quarter of previous year, a new report said on Wednesday. According to market research firm Gartner, worldwide PC shipments totaled 62.2 million units in the first quarter of 2017, as consumers continued to refrain from replacing older PCs, while some consumers abandoned the PC market altogether.
PC shipments in India declined by 15.2 percent year-on-year to 8.58 million units in 2016 on account of sluggish consumer demand and subdued large projects, research firm IDC said.
Continuing its decline for the fifth consecutive year, the global PC shipments stood at 72.6 million units in the fourth quarter of 2016 -- a 3.7 percent decline from the fourth quarter of 2015, a new report said on Thursday. In 2016, PC shipments stood at 269.7 million units, a 6.2 percent decline from 2015, marking an annual decline since 2012, said market research firm Gartner. When it comes to India, the PC market was affected by demonetization which led to weaker-than-expected consumer PC demand in the country.
Worldwide combined shipments of PCs, tablets, ultramobiles and mobile phones are projected to total 2.3 billion in 2017, same as 2016 estimates, according to market research firm Gartner. By the end of 2016, there were nearly seven billion phones, tablets and PCs in use in the world. Gartner predicts flat shipments of traditional devices until 2018, when a small increase in ultramobiles and mobile phone shipments is expected.
Hit by a double whammy of seasonality and government's move to scrap old Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes, the Indian PC market is expected to be "sluggish" in the coming quarters, research firm IDC said today. PC shipment saw a 22.5 percent fall in the third quarter this year to 2.51 million units compared to the year-ago period, as per IDC data. On a sequential basis, however, there was a 17.3 percent growth in the said quarter. "PC market is expected to observe sluggishness in coming quarters," IDC said.
Global PC shipments stood at 68.9 million units in the third quarter of 2016, a 5.7 percent decline from the third quarter of 2015, market research firm Gartner said on Wednesday. "There are two fundamental issues that have impacted PC market results -- the extension of the lifetime of the PC caused by the excess of consumer devices, and the weak PC consumer demand in emerging markets," said Mikako Kitagawa, Principal Analyst at Gartner. This is the eighth consecutive quarter of PC shipment decline, the longest duration of decline in the history of the PC industry, according to Gartner.
Worldwide PC shipment for the second quarter of 2016 stood at 64.3 million units -- registering a decline of 5.2 percent from the second quarter of 2015, market research firm Gartner said on Tuesday. This was the seventh consecutive quarter of the declining PC shipment, but according to Gartner analysts, the market is showing some signs of improvement as PC shipments in North America increased for the first time in five quarters.
The overall PC shipment for the first quarter of 2016 stood at 1.99 million units -- registering a decline of 20.8 percent (quarter on quarter) over Q4 2015 and decline of 7.8 percent over Q1 2015 (year on year), the market intelligence and advisory services International Data Corporation (IDC) said on Thursday. The commercial PC segment recorded 1.08 million unit shipments in Q1 2016 -- a 24.5 percent drop against Q4 2015 (quarter on quarter).
Personal computer shipments in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA) declined by 10 percent to 19.5 million units in the first quarter this year, preliminary results by Gartner showed today. Such shipments in the region stood at 21.6 million units in the same period last year. Gartner said while decline in EMEA PC market was similar to the 9.6 percent fall worldwide, there were some differences in the region.
A long holiday spell and the consumers interest shifting to devices such as smartphones and wearables led to a sharp decline in personal computer (PC) sales worldwide in the last quarter of 2015, global research firm Gartner said in its report on Wednesday.
PC shipments in India increased 1.4 percent to 2.19 million units in the April-June 2015 quarter over the first quarter of the year, helped by rebound in the commercial segment, research firm IDC said on Wednesday.
Demand slowdown in enterprise segment led to 13 percent decline in the Indian PC market to about 2.2 million units during the second quarter of this year, research firm Gartner said today.
Messaging app LINE has released a Chrome extension for its messenger so that the users can reply to friends from their browser.
Intel's new Compute Stick PC, which is touted to be the world's smallest computer, can now be pre-ordered through some online stores at a cost of about 100-150 dollars.
Samsung has unveiled three new models of curved PC monitor aimed at the mainstream consumer market.
Smart devices like wearables and tablets will impact PC shipments in emerging markets like India this year, says research firm IDC. Emerging markets continued to struggle last year with a fall of 9.5 percent in PC shipments, IDC said.