Revenues for the May-July quarter passed $2.8 billion, up 67 per cent on the year-ago quarter. Profit leapt 108 per cent to $214 million.
As other PC makers struggle, Dell reckons its growth is quadruple the industry average. Even in Europe, which has been something of a graveyard recently, Dell impressed with $620 million in revenues, up 42 per cent. The UK unit, Dell's biggest in the continent, grew 37 per cent and France, traditionally a tough market for direct sellers, grew 46 per cent.