Are Netbooks Killing Desktops?

by Jay Bika on December 23, 2008 · 0 comments

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For the first time ever, netbook sales have overtaken desktops’ globally. That’s big news and it confirms the prediction that I once made that eventually desktops would only be found in enterprises and governments. 

I also suspect that netbooks are playing a big role in the demise of desktops. Why? Because Acer managed to have a record quarter and we also know that the Acer Aspire One became the best-selling netbook so it’s a simple matter of putting the two together.

Are netbooks killing desktops? 

It seems like it.

See: Notebook PCs Outsell Desktops, First Time Ever


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