Acer No. 1 seller for US Chromebooks in Q2 2015
Acer Inc.( ) said Monday that it was the top seller of notebooks powered by Google Inc.’ s Chrome operating system in the United States in the second quarter of 2015 across the commercial, distribution and retail channels.
Citing data from market researcher NPD Group, Acer said in a statement that its U.S. Chromebook market share in the commercial channel expanded to 47 percent in June, making it a dominant player inthe Webcentric laptop category.
The company said its Chromebook shares in the U.S. distribution and retail channels also performed well in the second quarter, reaching a share of around 30 percent in each of the two channels in June to rank as the largest supplier.
“These excellent results demonstrate Acer’s commitment in providing quality products, support and services to the education market,” Acer said in the statement.