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The PC market as a giraffe

April 14, 2011: 5:10 PM ET

Gartner's picture of the computer industry would look very different if it included the iPad

Source: Asymco

The blue line is the PC market as Gartner defines it with the iPad's growth thrown in. The green line is PCs running Microsoft's (MSFT) Windows. The red line is Apple's (AAPL) Macintosh. The orange line is the Mac plus the iPad.

Want more? Read Horace Dediu's analysis at Asymco.com.

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Philip Elmer-DeWitt has been following Apple since 1982, first for Time Magazine, and now on the Web for Fortune.com.

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