At the same time, there were fewer PC purchases by both the industry sector and consumers in the first quarter of 2016.
He adds, “While this quarter was the end of the financial year for some companies, it was expected that the industry would buy heavily to spend its budget. But it will see more impact on the PC market. and the PC market continues to face challenging times.”
According to Gartner, HP was the number one company in the Indian market in the first quarter of 2016 because of the company’s good reach from online sales to retailers.
At the same time, mobile PC sales in the first quarter have also seen a decline of 13 per cent on a year-on-year basis, as consumers are no longer inclined to buy it.