Switch To A Mac analyzes Apple’s market share on a month to month basis during 2005 and 2006 and extracts “relevant metrics from Apple’s earnings reports and product launches over the past several quarters to provide further insight into the matter,” Switch To A Mac reports.

“Apple’s market share is… on a dramtic upswing. In fact, it’s up 24.4 percent year-over-year from August 2005 to August 2006,” Switch To A Mac reports. “Data used in this report has been obtained from NetApplications via Market Share.

Key Percentages:
• Up 27 percent since January 2005
• Up 23 percent since April 2005 (Mac OS X Tiger launched April 29, 2005)
• Up 2.9 percent January to August 2006 – despite Intel transition

“Apple’s market share is on a dramatic upswing with growth of greater than 23.5 percent each month over the past year. Apple will continue to experience market share gains for the remainder of 2006 and beyond. The future is bright for the Apple’s Macintosh and the OS X operating system. Apple has just embarked on a multi-year expansion that will see the company continue to grab market share,” Switch To A Mac reports.

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