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Global Mobile Computer Market 2016-2020

About Mobile Computer

Mobile computers such as smartphones, tablets, laptops, and notebooks have operating systems that are capable of performing basic functions similar to that of a personal or desktop computer. Mobile computing devices offer location-based services and e-commerce applications when connected to the Internet. Yet, the ability of a mobile computing device to perform different functions depends primarily on its processor speed and memory capacity. Devices such as smartphones and tablets provide the extended function of browsing the Internet on the go, in addition to other computing features.

Technavio’s analysts forecast the global mobile computer market to grow at a CAGR of 4.13% during the period 2016-2020.

Covered in this report

The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the global mobile computer market for 2016-2020. To calculate the market size in terms of both revenue and shipments, the following devices have been considered:

  • Smartphones
  • Tablets
  • Laptops
  • Notebooks
Technavio's report, Global Mobile Computer Market 2016-2020, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the market landscape and its growth prospects over the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.

Key vendors
  • Samsung
  • Apple
  • HP
  • Dell
  • Xiaomi
  • Lenovo
Other
    prominent vendors
  • Sony
  • Acer
  • Asus
  • Blackberry
  • HTC
  • Huawei
  • LG
  • Microsoft
  • Toshiba
  • Xiaomi
Market
    driver
  • Rising demand for mobile computers from enterprises
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market
    challenge
  • Intense competition among vendors and segments
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market
    trend
  • High acceptance of bring your own device (BYOD) and corporate owned, personally enabled (COPE) strategies
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Key questions answered in this report
  • What will the market size be in 2020 and what will the growth rate be?
  • What are the key market trends?
  • What is driving this market?
  • What are the challenges to market growth?
  • Who are the key vendors in this market space?
  • What are the market opportunities and threats faced by the key vendors?
  • What are the strengths and weaknesses of the key vendors?


Press Release

Technavio Announces the Publication of its Research Report – Global Mobile Computer Market 2016-2020

Technavio recognizes the following companies as the key players in the Global Mobile Computer Market: Samsung, Apple, HP, Dell, Xiaomi and Lenovo.

Other Prominent Vendors in the market are: Sony, Acer, Asus, Blackberry, HTC, Huawei, LG, Microsoft, Toshiba, and Xiaomi.

Commenting on the report, an analyst from Technavio’s team said: “The rising application of BYOD policies across enterprises is expected to expand the demand for mobile computers in the forecast period. Companies have realized the benefits of BOYD initiatives, including cost reductions, increased productivity, higher employee satisfaction, and more flexible working environments. All these benefits will lead to the high usage of mobile computers and better growth of the market during the forecast period.”

According to the report, the rising demand for mobile computers along with the shift from desktops to tablets, laptops, notebooks, and smartphones by individuals and enterprises drives the market. These devices are portable, take up less space, and offer enhanced productivity since it can be used by mobile workforce.

Further, the report states that vendors are competing in terms of pricing while offering almost the same functions and features as their competitors. This negatively affects the revenues and margins of global players.

Companies Mentioned

Samsung, Apple, HP, Dell, Xiaomi, Lenovo, Sony, Acer, Asus, Blackberry, HTC, Huawei, LG, Microsoft, Toshiba, Xiaomi.

  • Executive summary
    • Highlights
  • Scope of the report
    • Market overview
    • Top-vendor offerings
      • Table Product offerings
  • Market research methodology
    • Research methodology
    • Economic indicators
  • Introduction
    • Key market highlights
  • Market landscape
    • Value chain of mobile computing devices
      • Table Value chain of mobile computer market
    • Supply chain of mobile computing devices
      • Table Supply chain for mobile computer market
    • Market overview
      • Table Global mobile computer market
    • Market size and forecast
      • Table Global mobile computer market by revenue 2015-2020 ($ billions)
      • Table Global mobile computer market by shipments 2015-2020 (billions of units)
    • Five forces analysis
      • Table Five forces analysis
  • Market segmentation by product
    • Market overview
      • Table Segmentation of global mobile computer market by product revenue 2015-2020
      • Table Segmentation of global mobile computer market by product shipments 2015-2020
      • Table Global smartphone shipments 2015-2020 (billions of units)
      • Table Global smartphone market by revenue 2015-2020 ($ billions)
      • Table Smartphone ASP trend 2015-2020 ($ per unit)
      • Table Global laptop shipments 2015-2020 (billions of units)
      • Table Global laptop market by revenue 2015-2020 ($ billions)
      • Table Laptop ASP trend 2015-2020 ($ per unit)
      • Table Global tablet shipments 2015-2020 (millions of units)
      • Table Global tablet market by revenue 2015-2020 ($ billions)
      • Table Tablet ASP trend 2015-2020 ($ per unit)
      • Table Global notebook shipments 2015-2020 (millions of units)
      • Table Global notebook market by revenue 2015-2020 ($ billions)
      • Table Notebook ASP trend 2015-2020 ($ per unit)
  • Geographical segmentation
    • Market overview
      • Table Geographical segmentation of global smartphone market 2015-2020
      • Table Geographical segmentation of global laptop market 2015-2020
      • Table Geographical segmentation of global tablet market 2015-2020
      • Table Geographical segmentation of global notebook market 2015-2020
  • Key leading countries
    • Table Key leading countries
    • US
    • China
    • Japan
  • Market drivers
    • Rising demand for mobile computers from enterprises
    • Strong need for connectivity
      • Table Mobile Internet access penetration 2015
    • Declining ASPs of mobile computer devices
    • Reduced shelf life
    • Growing demand for portability
  • Impact of drivers
    • Table Impact of drivers
  • Market challenges
    • Intense competition among vendors and segments
    • Short battery life of mobile computing devices
    • Lack of proper infrastructure
    • Privacy and security concerns
    • Understanding customer preferences
  • Impact of drivers and challenges
    • Table Impact of drivers and challenges
  • Market trends
    • High acceptance of BYOD and COPE strategies
    • Rising investment in mobile computing devices
    • Rapid advances in technology
  • Vendor landscape
    • Competitive scenario
  • Appendix
    • List of abbreviations
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