Apple was a brilliant spot in the global PC market last quarter. According to market research firm Gartner, Mac shipments rose 1.5%, although the total market for laptops and desktops dropped 1.4%.
The United States helped lower global totals by 2.9%. Still, this ctributed to the rise of Apple's share in the US market to 12.6%.
Part of Apple's improvement in the first three mths of this year is probably due to the launch of the powerful iMac Pro desktop. Other potential customers are probably waiting for the next MacBook Air whose rumor costs less than its predecessor
This could be the beginning of a banner year: the respected analyst of KGI Securities , Ming-Chi Kuo, predicts that notebook shipments will increase by 13% to 16% by 2018.
This is a good start. The company's global shipments reached 4.26 milli from January to March. He shipped 1.49 milli Macs just to the United States
These figures are based estimates of …