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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 Romania

Retail sales of computers and peripherals increased both in current value terms (17%) and volume terms (31%) in 2013, due to the strengthening purchasing power of the population on the one hand and the rapid rise of demand for tablets that became ...

Jan 2015 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

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Computers and Peripherals in the Czech Republic

Computers and peripherals were performing well in terms of both retail volume and value sales in 2013 thanks to the rising popularity of tablets and other portable computers, whilst other categories were declining. Tablets and other portable ...

Jan 2015 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

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Computers and Peripherals in Portugal

After three consecutive years of exacerbated decline, computers and peripherals managed to circumvent the adverse financial panorama experienced in the national territory and growth was registered over 2013 when compared to the homologous period of ...

Jan 2015 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

Company Profile

Samsung Corp in Consumer Electronics

This report highlights the challenges faced by Samsung Corp as the market leader in smartphones and digital televisions in trying to sustain its growth, and identifies opportunities in categories upon which the company can capitalise.

Jan 2015 | US$525 | Add to cart | View details

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Computers and Peripherals in Malaysia

With the increasing need for mobility and rising affluence in Malaysia, many consumers are replacing their desktops with laptops or tablets. Consequently, 2014 will witness more households owning one or more laptops instead of sharing a desktop and ...

Jan 2015 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

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Computers and Peripherals in Hong Kong, China

Hong Kong’s computer and peripherals market grew 4% in retail volume terms in 2014. Tablets remained the sole driver as other products such as desktops, laptops and printers continued to see negative growth. Consumers are showing interest in tablets ...

Jan 2015 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

Country Report

Computers and Peripherals in Saudi Arabia

With 8.5 million internet users, Saudi Arabia continued to rank as the country with the highest number of internet users in the Middle East in 2014. The country continues to push forward with its strategy to increase and improve the connectivity of ...

Jan 2015 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

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Computers and Peripherals in Germany

While the trend towards mobile solutions within computers continues, supporting flexibility in terms of the time and location of usage (including the possibility of using/storing computers even with limited space, in unconventional locations or as ...

Jan 2015 | US$900 | Add to cart | View details

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Computers and Peripherals in the Philippines

Benefitting from the strong economic performance in the Philippines, retail volume sales of computers and peripherals improved by 3% in 2013. Computers and peripherals continue to become part of consumers’ lifestyles. The efficiency offered by these ...

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Computers and Peripherals in Vietnam

Computers and peripherals is set to post a generally stable performance in 2014 with a retail value current growth rate of 4%. In terms of volume, the category will record growth of 0.2%. As competition is likely to intensify among various ...

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Computers and Peripherals in Singapore

2014 is seeing the growth of hybrids/convertibles which integrate both tablets and laptops into a single device. Examples include the Lenovo ThinkPad Helix and many other models with or without detachable keyboards. This combination offers consumers ...

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Computers and Peripherals in the Netherlands

Retail volume sales of computers and peripherals are set to continue to perform well in 2014, maintaining the ongoing positive trend which started in 2011. In contrast to declining desktop sales, the portable computers category is set to once again ...

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

Country Report

Computers and Peripherals in Norway

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

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Computers and Peripherals in Taiwan

In 2014, electronic sports (e-sports) which are video game competitions, continued to help sustain demand for desktops, especially in the higher-end segment with a higher performance. However, as consumers switched from desktops to laptops due to ...

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

Country Report

Computers and Peripherals in Japan

The termination of Windows XP and rise of Windows tablets stimulated volume sales in the computers category in 2014. Microsoft Corp terminated a service of the long-lived Windows XP, stimulating the replacement purchases amongst consumers. Many ...

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

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Computers and Peripherals in the United Arab Emirates

Retail volume growth in computers and peripherals slowed to 11% in 2014, along with the stabilisation of demand for tablets. Technology-savvy consumers in the United Arab Emirates continued to be attracted by the latest computers, laptops and ...

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

Company Profile

Hewlett-Packard Development Co LP in Consumer Electronics

In October 2014, Hewlett-Packard Development Co LP announced plans to split into two entities. This is a profile of HP Inc, which encompasses the company’s computers and printers previously under the Printing and Personal Systems Group. The split is ...

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

Country Report

Computers and Peripherals in Spain

2014 saw sales of tablets overtaking sales of laptops and other personal computers. Spanish consumers are looking for mobility and for different levels of performance at home and at work. Spaniards’ IT equipment is likely to be a tablet and ...

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

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Computers and Peripherals in South Africa

Demand for portable computers is sharply rising, as the cost of accessing 3G internet continues to go down due to the strong competition between mobile operators in South Africa. Mobile operators in South Africa have been on a mission to retain and ...

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

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Computers and Peripherals in Russia

Computers increased by 3% in combined business and retail volume sales in 2014, to reach 21 million units. Retail and business volume sales of tablets increased by 14% and 53% respectively; this was the main factor resulting in the overall growth in ...

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

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Computers and Peripherals in Greece

Spectacular growth for tablets and signs of stabilisation for the rest of computers and peripherals were the main stories in 2014. Total volume sales of tablets rocketed by 264% in 2013 and by another 61% in 2014, to reach 694,800 units – and ...

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

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Computers and Peripherals in Italy

The persistent economic downturn and the on-going low consumer confidence led computers and peripherals to register a negative performance in 2014. Italians face one of the hardest economic situations in the country’s modern history and consumers ...

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

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Computers and Peripherals in Indonesia

Retail volume sales of computers reached 20% growth with actual sales of 7.7 million units in 2014 due to growing affordability among consumers, as well as an increasing number of local brands offering more competitive prices. Along with retail, ...

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

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Computers and Peripherals in Denmark

The landscape of portable computers in Denmark is dramatically changing as more consumers continue to buy a tablet. Owning a tablet is seen as a status symbol by a growing proportion of the population, and Danish consumers are becoming more ...

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

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Computers and Peripherals in Austria

The 570,000 units recorded in retail volume sales of tablets and other portable computers in Austria in 2013 was slightly higher than the 567,000 units recorded in retail volume sales of laptops. Given the flood of relatively cheap devices running on...

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

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Computers and Peripherals in France

Dynamic retail volume growth in tablets and other portable computers in 2014 continued to limit growth in demand for desktops and laptops following the slight rebound in volume sales of laptops during 2013, which was fuelled by mainly the advent of ...

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

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Computers and Peripherals in India

Penetration of computers continued to be low in rural India over the review period. The state of rural infrastructure is poor in India with low penetration of internet services and erratic supply of electricity. Furthermore, the average annual income...

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

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Computers and Peripherals in Venezuela

In 2014 it is expected that sales of computers in terms of volume will be falling at an average rate of 4% because suppliers cannot quickly recover inventories. Demand exhausts inventories in a few weeks, as there is no confidence amongst consumers ...

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

Company Profile

Sony Corp in Consumer Electronics

Sony Corp has been undergoing a prolonged turnaround selling off its laptop division to concentrate on turning around its smartphones business unit over 2013 and 2014. However, intensifying competition and slowing growth in the smartphones market, ...

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

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Computers and Peripherals in Morocco

The main trend seen in computers and peripherals at the end of the review period was a shift towards lower-priced and smaller products. Netbooks and tablets and "other" portable computers were thus the only computers to see retail volume sales rise ...

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

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Computers and Peripherals in Israel

The year 2014 witnessed fast growth in tablets and other portable computers in retail volume terms and negative retail volume growth in laptops. Just as the laptop slowly took over from the desktop, tablets and other portable computers began to ...

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

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Computers and Peripherals in Colombia

Tablets and other portable computers continues to be the main story for consumer electronics in Colombia, dominating in terms of retail volume sales growth in 2014 as well as in 2013 and increasingly pushing desktops and peripherals to the edges of ...

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

Global Briefing

The Present and Future of Smart Accessories

Smartwatches and smart jewellery have seen a flurry of product launches in 2013 and 2014.This report analyses the leading products and their possible impact on the existing personal accessories market. It also proposes steps to enhance the appeal of ...

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

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Computers and Peripherals in Poland

In 2014, tablets showed its true potential as successors of laptops, especially in retail. 2014 was the first year in which overall sales (business and retail) of tablets outperformed volume sales of laptops. There are several reasons for what is a ...

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

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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

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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 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 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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