Taiwan-based ODMs will ship an estimated 32.067 million notebooks (not including detachable hybrid models) during the third quarter of 2015, accounting for 81.6% of the global total and increasing 2.4% on quarter but decreasing 12.2% on year, according to Digitimes Research.
There will be 39.288 million notebooks shipped globally in the third quarter, growing 2.5% on quarter but slipping 12% on year, Digitimes Research indicated.
Of Taiwan-based ODMs' shipments in the third quarter, 16-inch and above models will account for 5.3%, 15-inch 42.1%, 14-inch 22.4%, 13-inch 15.5%, 12-inch 3.8% and below 12-inch 10.9%.
Hewlett-Packard will be the largest client accounting for 25.6% of shipments, followed by Dell with 17%, Apple 14.3%, Asustek Computer 11.2%, Acer 10.9%, Lenovo 10.6% and Toshiba 4.4%.
Quanta Computer will be the largest ODM accounting for 32.8% of shipments, followed by Compal Electronics 31.9%, Wistron 14.8%, Pegatron Technology 7.5% and Inventec 5.1%.