5-inch HDD with the same formatted capacity, the new drives offer the higher levels of vibration and shock resistance needed in mobile PCs
The major company in display market research and consulting pointed out that decline in mini-note (netbook) shipments to emerging regions is slowing down the overall shipment growth of mobile PCs
, but notebook and tablet PC growth in mature markets is buoying the overall market.
Consumer enthusiasm for media tablets is a key factor in Gartner's forecast that the consumer mobile PC
market will remain weak in mature markets.
The significant growth of tablet PCs is expected to cannibalize the netbook and notebook mobile PC
categories, but this would vary by region, DisplaySearch said.
Without the iPad, Apple's mobile PC
share would be 4.
Eyeing the lucrative growth potential in the mobile PC
industry, heavyweight EMS providers such as Hon Hai, or Foxconn Technology Group, and Flextronics began to tap the mobile PC
ODM business in 2007 and 2008.
Due to the market's excellent performance and signs, early in the fourth quarter, that demand for PCs, particularly mobile PCs
is healthy, IDC has raised its forecast for PC processor unit shipments in 2009 to well over 300 million units and a unit growth rate of 1.
Enterprise mobile PC
users will find the high performance and low power consumption especially attractive," he added.
Most mobile PCs
, although portable, are used in only two locations, and are used very differently than desktop PCs, according to the 2006 Mobile PC
Profile Report from MetaFacts, Inc.
The R2H Ultra Mobile PC
(UMPC) platform is one of the first UMPCs to come to market, is a result of combining Intel's low power technology leadership with ASUS' expertise in delivering innovative platform solutions.
In the past, users have sacrificed one or more capabilities in order to have a mobile PC
," said David (Dadi) Perlmutter, senior vice president and general manager of Intel's Mobility Group.
a Nevada corporation (Pink Sheets:NPWS), is pleased to report that it has joined the Mobile PC
Extended Battery Life Working Group ("EBL WG").