The firm also believes that Apple will capture a majority of the ARM-based laptop market in 2021, earning 79% of the year’s revenue. Apple’s newest line of portable M1 Macs, including the 13-inch MacBook Pro and the MacBook Air, has earned it a commanding lead in the ARM-based market. MediaTek is anticipated to come in a distant second with 18 percent of the market, while Qualcomm comes in third at 3 percent.
AppleInsider is supported by its readers, and as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner, AppleInsider may receive revenue on qualifying purchases. These affiliate relationships have no bearing on our editorial content. According to research, Apple Silicon is dominating the fast growing ARM laptop industry, collecting the vast bulk of revenue in the market category for 2021. According to Strategy Analytics, the ARM market is continuing to rise. In 2020, the market rose ninefold, and in 2021, it is expected to grow threefold to $949 million.
In September, Strategy Analytics announced that Apple lead the tablet AP market with a 50% revenue share in the second quarter of 2021. Apple will be holding a second fall keynote event on Monday, October 18, dubbed “Unleashed.” The event is expected to focus on new Apple Silicon high-end MacBook Pro models and AirPods.