HP Vs. Dell
During the fourth quarter of 2017, HP Inc. was the only major PC manufacturer to actually increase its shipments in the U.S. The company's shipments rose 1.6 percent in the fourth quarter compared with the same quarter of 2016. That allowed HP to cement its No. 1 market position, with a 33.7 percent share of the U.S. PC market in the fourth quarter. No. 2 player Dell fell further behind HP in the fourth quarter as its U.S. PC shipments slid 12.3 percent, for a market share of 24.3 percent.