US PC market up 10% in 2005, Apple reaches 4.0% market share

US PC market grew by 10% in 2005, with 64.089 mln PCs shipped in the United States in 2005. Dell, HP and Gateway were the market leaders in 2005, with Apple market share reaching 4% of the US market.

US PC market in 2005
  2005 2004 Growth
Vendor Shipments, 000 Share, % Shipments, 000 Share, % YTY
Dell 21,466 33.5% 19,296 33.1% 11.2%
HP 12,452 19.4% 11,602 19.9% 7.3%
Gateway 3,924 6.1% 2,950 5.1% 33.0%
Gateway <a href="http://news.zdnet.com/2100-9584_22-5151124.html" title="merged“>merged 3,924 6.1% 3,608 6.2% 8.8%
Apple 2,554 4.0% 1,935 3.3% 32.0%
Toshiba 2,260 3.5% 1,862 3.2% 21.4%
Lenovo 2,075 3.2% 0 0.0% N/A
Lenovo <a href="http://news.zdnet.com/2100-9584_22-5482284.html" title="merged“>merged 2,630 4.1% 2,597 4.5% 1.3%
Others 19,357 30.2% 20,640 35.4% -6.2%
All Vendors 64,089 100.0% 58,285 100.0% 10.0%
Source: IDC