Apple Takes Mobile PC Lead
Apple Thursday took the lead in mobile PC shipments back from HP, according to numbers released by Displaysearch.
The DisplaySearch Quarterly Mobile PC Shipment and Forecast Report, which includes tablets as well as PCs, found that Apple shipped around 13.5 million mobile PCs, which overtook HP's number. DisplaySearch also found that 80 percent of Apple's total consisted of iPads.
Overall, tablet shipments jumped 400 percent year-over-year, while notebook PCs rose 2 pecent.