computer sales totals statistics

Computer Sales Statistics

Computer Sales in 2014 by Manufacturer (Desk-Based and Notebook)
  Manufacturer Computers Shipped
1 Lenovo 58,000,000
2 HP 52,000,000
3 Dell 41,000,000
4 Acer 24,000,000
5 Asus 22,000,000
6 Others 104,000,000
Year Global Computer Sales U.S. Sales Global Revenue
2015 238,500,000 71,250,000 $273 Billion
2014 302,000,000 89,500,000 $304 Billion
2011 355,200,000 95,400,000 $329 Billion
2010 346,200,000 93,000,000 $321 Billion
2000 134,700,000 46,000,000 $251 Billion
1975 50,000 40,000 $60 Million
Total Number of Computers Sold All Time 4,187,000,000
Purpose and Characteristics Percent of Computer Sold
Percent of computers sold for business 74 %
Percent of desktop computers sold 81.5 %
Percent of laptop computers sold 16.4 %
Percent of servers sold 2.1 %
Region of Sales  
Percent of computers sold to the U.S. 38.8 %
Percent of computers sold to Europe 25 %
Percent of computers sold to Asia-Pacific 11.7 %
Figures include desktop PCs, mobile PCs, and servers using the Intel x86 processor architecture
Statistic & Data References
Sources: Gartner, International Data Corporation
Date research was conducted: February 18th, 2016