Global PDA sales declined 11.7% in Q1 2004

The worldwide market for handheld devices declined in the first quarter of 2004 due to seasonally sluggish demand and vendor re-focusing. According to IDC?s Worldwide Handheld QView, device shipments decreased 11.7% year-on-year in Q1 2004 and dropped sequentially 33.1% to 2.2 million units.