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Posted by on Jul 10, 2013 in Economy |

Google Chromebook market segment found in the notebooks under $ 300

Google Chromebook market segment found in the notebooks under $ 300

Two years after its debut , the from still not take up its bad reputation as a ‘netbook 2.0′ which also cost an exorbitant sum . At the end of the day, no one would pay much for a machine that is able to run only the Chrome browser.

However, even though according to Digitimes the Chromebook has sold only about 500,000 units , there is a declining sector where increasing participation computer Google: The segment of laptops under $ 300.

This is because according to research firm NPD Group , over the past eight months, the Chromebooks have reached between 20% and 25% market share of laptops under $ 300-sector is expected to grow over 10% this year, thanks to the models manufactured by Acer and Samsung .

“Despite our initial skepticism, I think the Chromebook has found a niche in the market,” said NPD analyst Stephen Baker. “The whole ecosystem of computers is under radical changes, and I think Google is part of this change.”

Link: Google Chromebook Under $ 300 With Defies PC Market Growth (Bloomberg)

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