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Computers and peripherals market research

Euromonitor has the world’s most comprehensive research on the computers and peripherals category within the consumer electronics industry.  We monitor and analyse industry trends around the world, including in-depth data on market share and market size – from the “big picture” qualitative analysis; down to specific category data. 

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Our computers and peripherals market research answer questions such as:

  • What is the market size of computers and peripherals?
  • What are the major brands in computers and peripherals?
  • How did netbooks fare vs. traditional laptops?
  • What is the forecasted growth for portable computers like Apple’s iPad?
  • What companies are planning to introduce competitors to the iPad?

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Country Report

Computers and Peripherals in Canada

Computer sales at the end of the review period continued to be characterised by portability and mobility, with tablets taking the lead in growth. It is no surprise that desktops continue to drop, with an expected decline of 5% in retail volume terms ...

Oct 2014 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

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Computers and Peripherals in the US

Laptops (and desktops to a lesser extent) are losing out on sales as consumers’ form preferences have begun to shift, favouring the portability and relatively attractive price points that netbooks and tablets both provide. Not only can a tablet cost ...

Oct 2014 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

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Computers and Peripherals in Argentina

Sales of computers and peripherals have been impacted by import restrictions imposed in 2011 in several ways, yet the most notable is a reduced average quality in the product offering across categories. Another driver for local manufacturers’ sales ...

Oct 2014 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

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Computers and Peripherals in the United Kingdom

The very strong growth in the UK tablets and other portable computers category continued in 2014, albeit at a slower rate than earlier in the review period. It posted a double-digit retail volume increase for the fifth consecutive year. A series of ...

Oct 2014 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

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Computers and Peripherals in Mexico

An ongoing trend towards greater portability is becoming increasingly evident in the segment of computers and peripherals in Mexico. Sales of desktops continued to exhibit steady decline of 4% in 2013 in retail volume terms and are decreasing by 3% ...

Oct 2014 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

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Computers and Peripherals in Chile

Chileans consumers are increasingly opting for lighter and easy-to-carry devices, though a certain level of performance is required. For many Chilean consumers, desktops are too large, impractical and cannot be used in public places, while netbooks ...

Oct 2014 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

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Computers and Peripherals in China

2014 was a year intermingling both challenges and opportunities for the computer industry in China. The continuous rapid development of mobile devices such as tablets and smartphones caused mounting threats to traditional computer products, ...

Oct 2014 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

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Computers and Peripherals in Brazil

In 2013, computers and peripherals saw a 17% increase in retail volume sales, mainly driven by a strong performance of tablets. With the exception of tablets and netbooks, all categories showed a deceleration of volume sales in comparison with 2012. ...

Oct 2014 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

Company Profile

Lenovo Group Ltd in Consumer Electronics

This profile of Lenovo Group Ltd examines the company’s operations in consumer products with supplemental analysis of enterprise product markets to paint a complete picture of operations. The focus of the report is on the prospects for Lenovo Group ...

Oct 2014 | US$525 | Add to cart | View details

Company Profile

Apple Inc in Consumer Electronics

Apple Inc has remained successful in a difficult operating environment through the first half of 2014. However, the company needs new sources of revenue to remain successful as slowing demand growth and intensifying competition threaten iPhone and ...

Sep 2014 | US$525 | Add to cart | View details

Country Report

Computers and Peripherals in Australia

There was a flood of new product development in low-cost tablets in Australia in the last two years of the review period, with this significantly increasing the adoption of tablets among consumers. February 2013 for example saw Kogan launch Android ...

Aug 2014 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

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Computers and Peripherals in Turkey

Computer and peripherals increased in volume by 35% in 2013, a rate of growth which was considerably higher than the volume CAGR of 9% recorded in the category over the course of the entire review period. This strong volume growth was achieved due to...

Aug 2014 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

Global Briefing

The Changing Role of Computers in an Increasingly Connected World

With an increasing number of connected devices including smartphones and wearable electronics, and connected televisions and in-car entertainment systems becoming an integral part of everyday life for a growing number of consumers, the role of ...

Aug 2014 | US$1,200 | Add to cart | View details

Country Report

Computers and Peripherals in Hong Kong, China

Growth rates within laptops are slowing down due to the emergence of tablets, which better meet the daily needs of consumers. Tablets are commonly used at home and allow customers to perform other activities such as watching TV at the same time. The ...

Jun 2014 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

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Computers and Peripherals in South Africa

The rate at which technology is advancing worldwide has become very fast; this has had a direct impact on the rate which new products enter the market. Within the computers category, it has become common that newer products with added features ...

Apr 2014 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

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Computers and Peripherals in Hungary

2012 was dubbed ‘the year of tablets’ in Hungary as volume sales doubled in the category over the course of the year amidst negative growth in other consumer electronics categories durable markets, which was due to the limited purchasing power of the...

Apr 2014 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

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Computers and Peripherals in Romania

Computers and peripherals’ retail sales saw both volume growth (21%) and current value growth (12%) in 2012. Growth is attributable to the improving macroeconomic situation of the country and the strengthening purchasing power of consumers. Overall ...

Apr 2014 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

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Computers and Peripherals in the Netherlands

Retail sales of computers and peripherals showed positive volume growth in 2013, continuing the rising trend which started in 2011. Whilst sales of desktops continued to decline, portable computers showed 5% retail volume growth in 2013, still ...

Apr 2014 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

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Computers and Peripherals in the Czech Republic

Sales of computers and peripherals continued to decline in 2012. Czech consumers often did not have enough disposable funds to spend on new devices and were buying these products only when their older devices broke down or when they were too obsolete...

Apr 2014 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

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Computers and Peripherals in Spain

In 2013, computer sales fell by 3% in retail volume terms and 17% in business volume terms. Poor economic conditions and reduced consumer budgets led to the further contraction of sales of computers, and peripherals. The retail environment has fared ...

Mar 2014 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

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Computers and Peripherals in Indonesia

Products within the computers and peripherals category continue to be in high demand in Indonesia. The fact that the penetration rate is still low helps boost sales. The increasing availability and usage of the internet in the country has also driven...

Mar 2014 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

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Computers and Peripherals in the United Arab Emirates

In 2013 GDP growth slowed to 1.6% in UAE, this created a difficult operating environment for many businesses compounding problems many businesses faced as a consequence of political unrest in the region. Consequently, many businesses delayed ...

Mar 2014 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

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Computers and Peripherals in Thailand

Computers and peripherals in Thailand posted an outstanding performance in both volume and retail current value terms in 2013, thanks to the aggressive movement of tablets and other portable computers. Retail volume sales of desktops and netbooks ...

Mar 2014 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

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Computers and Peripherals in Russia

Internet penetration in rural areas is increasing every year. The state runs an annual programme for the modernisation of schools and hospitals, which in turn leads to an increase in the level of penetration of the internet and computer technology in...

Mar 2014 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

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Computers and Peripherals in South Korea

Computer and peripherals increased in both retail volume terms and business volume terms in 2013. Desktops declined in retail volume by 2% in 2013, while laptops increased by 3% in retail volume. Netbooks, meanwhile, increased by 3% in retail volume ...

Feb 2014 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

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Computers and Peripherals in Morocco

Computers and peripherals continued to generate strong retail volume and current value growth during 2013. Volume growth in computers and peripherals in 2013 was not as strong as the volume growth recorded in 2012, while current value growth ...

Feb 2014 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

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Computers and Peripherals in India

During the review period, a significant number of India’s state governments announced plans to engage in the free distribution of laptops to school students. During 2013, Acer India (Pvt) Ltd secured a contract worth Rs300 million to supply 15,000 ...

Feb 2014 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

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Computers and Peripherals in France

In 2013, consumers invested in tablets because they offer a high level of mobility and portability. There has been a slowdown in the ownership of multiple devices due to the fragile financial situation of households. A growing number of French ...

Feb 2014 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

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Computers and Peripherals in Italy

In 2012 mobility and ultraportability continued to be the main growth drivers of computers, particularly in the retail market. In addition, even if Italian consumers already had a computer at home, this was not a barrier to purchasing another type of...

Feb 2014 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

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Computers and Peripherals in Taiwan

The strong rise in the popularity of tablets continued to contribute to very strong growth of computers and peripherals in 2013. There has been rapid development in tablets since the launch of iPad and the huge range of options available under iOS, ...

Feb 2014 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

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Computers and Peripherals in Malaysia

Despite the proliferation of tablets, consumers retained their laptops or desktops for more intense usage, be it at home or the office. However, the need for convenience and portability drove consumers to increasingly replace their desktops with ...

Feb 2014 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

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Computers and Peripherals in Germany

An increased level of connectivity and mobile computing will continue to play the major role in the German consumer electronics market and especially in the market for computers. Not only young people who want to be able to be connected, in touch ...

Jan 2014 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

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Computers and Peripherals in Austria

Today’s mobile consumers love to have their smartphones with them and be able to check their emails and access the internet away from home. Tablets basically, are nothing but even more convenient smartphone variants and have quickly become very ...

Jan 2014 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

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Computers and Peripherals in Portugal

The adverse economic environment in Portugal was not at all favourable for the development of computers and peripherals towards the end of the review period. The ongoing austerity measures which have been implemented by the government of Portugal in ...

Jan 2014 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

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Computers and Peripherals in Israel

An important trend for 2013 was the shift from notebooks to tablets, affected by the entrance of Windows 8 which appeared to be too heavy for notebooks’ operation. Another factor spurring tablets’ dramatic rise was the cheap imports from China which ...

Jan 2014 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

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Computers and Peripherals in Vietnam

Due to the economic slowdown during 2012-2103, many consumers showed a tendency to reduce their expenditure on unnecessary items like computers and peripherals due to a lack of budget. Therefore, manufacturers cooperated closely with big retailers ...

Jan 2014 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

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Computers and Peripherals in Singapore

Volume sales of tablets and other portable computers continued to grow in 2013, with 25% increase. This was considered a great decline from the 3,800% growth in 2011 and 38% in 2012, when tablets more popular with the launch of Apple’s iPad 2, ...

Jan 2014 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

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Computers and Peripherals in Norway

Growth in retail volume sales for the entire computers and peripherals category in 2013 was down on 2012, while current value sales declined. The slowdown in volume growth was partly attributable to increasing maturity. However, it was also due to ...

Jan 2014 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

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Computers and Peripherals in Venezuela

Government purchases continue driving volume sales of computers in Venezuela. Netbooks stand to be the most benefitted through the “CANAIMA” social programme. In addition, production of desktops and laptops in the state-owned VIT (Venezuela de ...

Jan 2014 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

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Computers and Peripherals in Greece

The ongoing negative effects of the economic recession represented the main obstacle to positive growth returning to computers and peripherals in Greece during 2013. Falling disposable income levels and general financial insecurity loomed large in ...

Jan 2014 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

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Computers and Peripherals in Colombia

Tablets and other portable computers are rapidly being incorporated into the daily lives of consumers. According to a mass survey by the Ministry of Technology, tablet users in Colombia are mainly inclined to consume internet content rather than ...

Jan 2014 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

Global Briefing

The Future of Wearable Electronics : Forecasts, Segmentation and Applications

With growth in tablets and smartphones slowing in 2013, technology companies are looking to wearable electronics as the next major revenue stream. This report analyses the prospects for wearable electronics globally through 2018, including demand ...

Dec 2013 | US$1,200 | Add to cart | View details

Country Report

Computers and Peripherals in Saudi Arabia

Heavy government investment in developing Saudi Arabia’s technology and internet infrastructure towards the end of the review period combined with efforts to maintain a highly competitive and open market in retail sales of computers and peripherals ...

Dec 2013 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

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Computers and Peripherals in the Philippines

Volume sales of computers and peripherals recorded 12% growth in 2013. Tablets are anticipated to fuel the robust growth, as they become mainstream due to the widespread availability of economy products. Laptops also contributed to the category’s ...

Dec 2013 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

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Computers and Peripherals in Japan

The rise of the ultrabook was the key trend in computers and peripherals in 2012. The key features of ultrabooks, such as light, thin and quick to start, were welcomed by Japanese consumers, despite higher unit prices than desktops and laptops. ...

Dec 2013 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

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Computers and Peripherals in Egypt

In 2013, retail volume sales of computers and peripherals continued to be strongly driven by the ongoing rise in demand for tablet PCs in Egypt. Tablets in Egypt are seen as a very trendy device and with unit prices falling and thus making these ...

Nov 2013 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

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Computers and Peripherals in Sweden

Consumer demand for portable internet surfing and entertainment solutions drove volume sales growth for tablets and other portable computers in 2013. This growth had a negative impact on retail volumes for desktops but also for low specification ...

Nov 2013 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

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Computers and Peripherals in Denmark

Consumers in Denmark are interested in new products that combine the latest technological innovations. Danish consumers are excited about modern electronics that allow more functions and applications to be used. The strong growth of tablets and other...

Nov 2013 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

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Computers and Peripherals in Ukraine

In 2013, mobile devices appealed to consumers more strongly than traditional desktops, causing the latter to shrink while portable computers gained in share. The latter accounted for 89% share of retail sales volume compared to 86% in 2012. Still ...

Nov 2013 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

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Computers and Peripherals in Poland

Computer manufacturers are trying to interest consumers in new solutions, concentrating on mobility and compactness. Laptops, tablets and hybrid computers are emphasised and promoted. The offer of ultrabooks and touch All-in-One desktops has been ...

Nov 2013 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details
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