Urgently need a new model.
In the third quarter of 2018, Apple has sold the Mac less than a year earlier. Users lose interest in the range of computers because Apple does not release updated model. In 2018 came only MacBook Pro the next generation of the other devices did not receive updates.
According to analysts Gartner, in the third quarter, Apple shipped 4.9 million Macs and won 7.3% of the market. In the third quarter of 2017, the supply volume was 5.4 million units, a market share of 8%. This year the number of shipped Mac decreased by 8.5%. Nevertheless, the company remained in fourth place in the ranking of the largest computer manufacturers. Above Apple in the ranking of Lenovo, HP and Dell, and below Acer, Asus and other companies.
Similar information was also shared by the IDC. They recorded quarterly volumes of Mac shipments at 4.8 million units, a drop — in at 11.6%. Note that this is not official figures, but only predictions. Exactly about the number of computers sold, we learn from the following financial report of Apple.
Users buy less Mac because of the lack of updates. In 2018, the release of the 13 and 15-inch MacBook Pro, but the 12-inch MacBook, 13-inch MacBook Air, Mac Pro and Mac mini next generation has not yet happened. People do not rush to change their computers waiting for updates of these product lines.