Analysis refers to 14-inch and 16-inch MacBook Pro Apple Silicon editions coming out in the second quarter of this year
Windows market share fell to 70%
From the operating system side, Windows, which has been the main operating system for laptops so far, is affected by the rapid rise of Chromebooks in 2020, making the market share of Windows less than 80% for the first time, and there is a continued downward trend. The market share may be difficult in the short term Pick up. TrendForce predicts that the Windows market will remain at approximately 70~75% in the future; Chrome operating system will have a market share of 15-20%; macOS will be below 10%.
Intel is hit by AMD and Apple
In addition, the AMD Zen+ micro-architecture processor, which officially emerged in 2019, has a market share of approximately 11.4%. Since the expansion of the layout in 2020, the market share has reached 20.1%. Among them, the Ryzen 3000 series is quite popular in the low-end notebook market. It is well received, and therefore brand manufacturers have begun to introduce AMD processors on Chromebooks, pushing up their market share to grow substantially. TrendForce said that if Apple and AMD have a 20% market share, it means that Intel will have to put forward corresponding countermeasures and solutions in terms of processor product strategies in the future to cope with increasingly severe competitive pressures.