US PC market shares: Dell – 34.7%, HP – 18.7%

IDC published the data on US PC market in Q2 2005. 14,748,000 computers were shipped, representing 11.7% growth, and Dell had 34.7% market share, far ahead of its closest rival, HP.

United States PC market in Q2 2005
  Q2 2005 Q2 2004  
Vendor Shipments Share Shipments Share YTY growth
Dell 5,111 34.7% 4,396 33.3% 16.3%
HP 2,761 18.7% 2,579 19.5% 7.0%
Gateway 890 6.0% 703 5.3% 26.6%
Apple 658 4.5% 495 3.7% 33.0%
Lenovo 611 4.1% 0 0.0% N/A
Others 4,718 32.0% 5,028 38.1% -6.2%
All Vendors 14,748 100.0% 13,201 100.0% 11.7%
Source: IDC