Chromebook is always a demanding product from the start but 2020 has been an amazing year for Chromebook. The last quarter has incredible sales for the device and thus proved to be one of the best years. Over 30 million of the devices has shipped last year, according to research firms Gartner and Canalys. Out of them, 11 and 11.7 million devices shipped in the last quarter itself. Canalys also mentioned that a huge 287% more than were shipped in the last quarter of 2019.
Comparing to 2019 both Gartner and Canalys disagree on each other. Gartner says it’s 80% while Canalys says it’s 109%. Whatever be the hike, it’s huge! Gartner estimates there were 275 million traditional computers sold this year, but it does show that one category is experiencing an explosion in growth, while another is recovering after a dip.
According to Canalys, Chromebooks are in huge demand in the Education industry. Due to pandemics around the world, the need for Remote learning via laptops and Chromebooks has also increased and thus making sales elevation. The Vice President of Microsoft Education agrees that Chromebooks are great for schools. He told his employees that “In many cases, when schools are buying Chromebooks or Windows PCs, Chromebooks are still faster and cheaper, they are easier to deploy and manage.”
2020 was undoubtedly proved to be the best year for Chromebook and if you are looking to purchase a new Chromebook in 2021 then do not forget to go through the below list.
Google Pixelbook Go
Lenovo Idea Pad Duet Chromebook
Asus Chromebook Flip
HP Chromebook 14
Acer Chromebook Spin 311
Acer Chromebook 314
Acer Chromebook Spin 11
I hope you have enjoyed reading this short piece of news. Thank you!