PC Sales Slump Amid Cost of Living Crisis, But Gaming Industry Sees Opportunity

PC Sales Slump Amid Cost of Living Crisis, But Gaming Industry Sees Opportunity

However, Linn Huang, research vice president of Devices and Displays at IDC, predicted that “By 2024, an aging installed base will start coming up for refresh.” Huang believes that sales should see an uptick as a mix of customers looking to update their PCs, Chromebooks predicted to be in more demand due to worn-out models needing replacements, and more businesses moving to Windows 11.