89 percent of shipments went to North America, and ABI forecasts an average growth rate of 28 percent per year until 2019 when shipments will reach 11 million.
"ABI Research tracked Chromebooks across six regions and found the average selling price (ASP) to be US$338," adds research analyst Stephanie Van Vactor. "This truly budget-driven device is a disruptive force to the portable PC market."
Chromebooks, due to their lower prices, light frames and long battery life, have been popular in the education market.
Press release: ABI Research
Written by: Andre Yoskowitz @ 2 Apr 2014 20:53