India, May 14 -- Apple recorded its biggest quarter for personal computers (PC) shipments in India in the first quarter of 2021, between January and March, with a 5.4% market share. The global tech giant tied for the fifth position with Taiwaneses multinational company ASUS, which too noted 5.4% market share in Q1 of 2021.

Apple's shipment grew nearly 333.5% compared to Q1 of 2020 and 45.3% from the previous quarter. With this being said, the company also replaced ASUS for the fourth position in the consumer segment. It is important to note that Apple's promising performance in Q1 of 2021 was despite the problems the company had with one of its manufacturing plants in Karnataka.

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