Top US PC vendors in Q2 2004

Top 5 Vendors, U.S. PC Shipments, Second Quarter 2004 (Preliminary)
(Units Shipments are in thousands)


    Q2 2004             Q2 2004   Market  Q2 2003    Market   Growth
     Rank     Vendor    Shipments  Share  Shipments   Share  2004/2003
----------------------------------------------------------------------

      1      Dell         4,396   32.9%    3,784      31.4%   16.2%
      2      HP           2,574   19.3%    2,288      19.0%   12.5%
      3      Gateway        752    5.6%      474       3.9%   58.5%
      4      IBM            750    5.6%      684       5.7%    9.7%
      5      Apple          495    3.7%      452       3.8%    9.3%

             Others       4,391   32.9%    4,357      36.2%    0.8%

             All Vendors 13,357  100.0%   12,039     100.0%   10.9%

             Gateway 
             (Merged)       752    5.6%      832       6.9%   -9.6