"Filling the gap between popular mobile devices and the declining traditional PC market, sales of Google's Chromebooks are expected to nearly triple by 2017.Chromebook Sales to Nearly Triple by 2017 | News & Opinion | PCMag.com
The Chrome OS-powered laptops will account for 5.2 million units sold this year—a 79 percent increase from 2013, according to Gartner. Within three years, sales will reach 14.4 million units.
"Competition in the Chromebook market is intensifying as more vendors launch Chromebooks, with eight models in the market in 2014," Isabelle Durand, principal analyst at Gartner, said in a statement."
Tuesday, August 12, 2014
Chromebook Sales to Nearly Triple by 2017 | News & Opinion | PCMag.com
From a Chromebook market momentum snapshot