List of laptop brands and manufacturers
This is a list of laptop brands and manufacturers.
|Flag||Country||Name||Brands and product lines||Market share (3Q 2018)|
|China||Lenovo||Fujitsu, ThinkPad, IdeaPad, Yoga, Legion||23.6%|
|United States||HP||Envy, Elitebook, Pavilion, Omen||21.8%|
|United States||Dell||Alienware, Inspiron, XPS, G Series||16.0%|
|United States||Apple||MacBook Air, Macbook Pro||7.3%|
|Taiwan||Acer||Packard Bell, Predator, Aspire, TravelMate, Nitro||6.1%|
|Taiwan||Asus||ZenBook, Vivo, Republic of Gamers (ROG)||6.0%|
|United States||Digital Storm|
|Taiwan||Elitegroup Computer Systems|
|United States||EVGA Corporation|
|United States||Falcon Northwest – DRX, TLX|
|United States||Google - Chromebook Pixel|
|China||Huawei – Matebook|
|Croatia||Končar – Končar Elektronics and Informatics Inc.|
|Mexico||Lanix – Lanix Portatiles, Neuron|
|South Korea||LG – Gram|
|Romania||Maguay (ro) - MyWay|
|Germany||Medion – Akoya|
|Mexico||Meebox – Meebox, Slate|
|Taiwan||Micro–Star International (MSI) – Megabook, Wind|
|United States||Microsoft – Microsoft Surface|
|Japan||NEC – VERSA, LaVie|
|Romania||nJoy (ro) - Aerial|
|Italy||Olivetti – Olibook|
|Japan||Onkyo – SOTEC|
|United States||Origin PC|
|Japan||Panasonic – Toughbook, Let's Note|
|Brazil||Positivo Informática – Positivo, Platinum, Aureum, Unique, Premium|
|Bulgaria||Pravetz – 64M|
|United States||Purism, SPC – Librem|
|Singapore||Razer – Blade|
|South Korea||Samsung Electronics – Samsung Sens|
|Japan||Sharp – Toshiba|
|South Korea||TriGem (TG)|
|United States||VIA – NanoBook, pc–1 Initiative|
|Germany||Wortmann – Terra Mobile|
|China||Xiaomi - Mi NoteBook|
- Acorn Computers (United Kingdom) – Deskbook, Desknote and Solonote
- Averatec (South Korea)
- Compaq (United States) (acquired by Hewlett–Packard) – Evo, Armada, LTE, Presario
- Digital Equipment Corporation (United States) (acquired by Compaq) – HiNote
- eMachines (United States) (acquired by Gateway Computers)
- Everex (United States) – CloudBook, gBook
- Fujitsu Siemens (Germany/Japan) (Fujitsu bought out Siemens' share of the company)
- Gateway Computers (United States) (acquired by Acer)
- Gericom (Austria) (acquired by Quanmax AG)
- Itautec (Brazil) (acquired by Oki Electric Industry, PC/laptop division dissolved)
- Maxdata (Germany)
- OQO (United States)
- PC Club (United States) (Clevo brand)
- Vigor Gaming (United States) – Atlantis, Augustus, Artorius, and Aegis
- Voodoo PC (Canada) – Envy (acquired by Hewlett–Packard)
- Zepto (Denmark)
Defunct computer models
- Asus Eee
- Studio XPS
- HP Mini
- HP Omnibook
No longer manufacturing computers
- BenQ (Taiwan)
- HCL (India)
- HTC (Taiwan) – HTC Shift
- IBM (United States) – sold its personal computer and Intel-based server businesses to Lenovo
- Nokia (Finland) – Booklet 3G
- Philips (Netherlands) – X200
- Sony (Japan) – VAIO – sold its PC business division to Japan Industrial Partners (JIP); owns 25% of VAIO Corporation
- Wipro (India)
Original design manufacturers (ODMs)
The vast majority of laptops on the market (94% in 2011) are manufactured by a small handful of Taiwan-based original design manufacturers (ODM), although their production bases are located mostly in mainland China.
Major relationships include:
- Quanta sells to (among others) HP, Lenovo, Apple, Acer, Toshiba, Dell, Sony, Fujitsu and NEC
- Compal sells to (among others) Acer, Dell, Toshiba, Lenovo and HP/Compaq
- Wistron (former manufacturing & design division of Acer) sells to Dell, Acer, Lenovo and HP
- Inventec sells to Toshiba, HP, Dell and Lenovo
- Pegatron sells to Asus, Toshiba, Apple, Dell and Acer
- Foxconn sells to Asus, Dell, HP and Apple
- Flextronics (former Arima Computer Corporation notebook division) sells to HP
|ODM||Units sold (millions)||Units sold (millions)||Units sold (millions)||Units sold (millions)||Units sold (millions)||Units sold (millions)||Units sold (millions)||Proportion of market||Units sold (millions)||Proportion of market|
|Pegatron, until 2007 Asus||9.5||9.8||14.0||18.5||17.5||15.5||10.9||8%||5||7%|
There is a discrepancy between the 2009 numbers due to the various sources cited; i.e. the units sold by all ODMs add up to 144.3 million laptops, which is much more than the given total of 125 million laptops. The market share percentages currently refer to those 144.3 million total. Sources may indicate hard drive deliveries to the ODM instead of actual laptop sales, though the two numbers may be closely correlated.
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