PC market up 20% in Singapore

A total of 575,428 PCs – including desktops and notebooks – were shipped in 2004 in Singapore, up 20% over 479,586 shipped in 2003, according to IDC. Between 70 and 80% of all PCs are sold to corporate market. 74% of Singapore households own one or more PCs, according to the Infocomm Development Authority of Singapore. In Q4 2004, 148,726 PCs were shipped in Singapore, up 18% over Q4 2003.