The Notebook PC shipment fell 15 percent in the second quarter of 2022, according to a report from Strategy Analytics.
Lenovo remains the #1 Notebook PC vendor, as shipments (sell-in) fell to 12.8 million units in Q2 2022; this represented -17 percent decline from the 15.5 million shipped the year prior and down -11 percent compared to previous quarter
HP took another large hit during the second quarter of 2022 as notebook PC shipments were down -29 percent to 10.5 million units; market share is below 20 percent for the second straight quarter, a rarity in their results since Q1 2016.
Dell nearly matched its shipment level from a year ago at 10.3 million units, falling only -1 percent, and nearly taking the #2 spot from HP; market share increased 3 percentage points to 19 percent as a result of outperforming the market.
Apple MacOS barely outperformed the total market as it faced supply constraints during the quarter; shipments reached 4.8 million MacBooks during the second quarter, a -13 percent loss from Q2 2021 and -21 percent from Q1 2022.
Acer maintained the 5th spot globally in Q2 2022 with 4.4 million notebook PCs shipped, a -16 percent decline year-over-year; essentially breaking even with the total market, Acer held steady at 8 percent market share.