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Average laptop price was $1,081 in October 2005

According to Gartner, 55 mln notebook computers were sold in Q3 2005, a 17.2% increase YTY.

According to Gartner, 55 mln notebook computers were sold in Q3 2005, a 17.2% increase YTY. The average price of a notebook computer dropped from $1,422 in October 2004 to $1,081 in October 2005, according to NPD Group.