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8. A New PC Leader?

Lenovo turned some heads, maybe even among its own partners, when research firm Gartner proclaimed that Lenovo had surpassed Hewlett-Packard as the largest PC maker in the world.

While HP toyed with the idea of spinning off its Personal Systems Group (PSG) before ultimately nixing the plan, Lenovo was full-steam ahead with strong laptop and tablet sales growth.