Demand for laptops skyrocketed

Info from supermarkets and laptop shops reveals that orders for laptops (laptops) have been pouring in from the start of August till now. The reason being that this yr, most provinces and cities set up for college students to review on-line (on-line) and are anticipated to complete the primary semester.

Costs maintain rising

The consultant of Cellular World knowledgeable that the buying energy of laptops on this interval doubled in comparison with the identical interval final yr. Based on Mr. Hoang Van Dung, Director of FPT Store laptop computer business, buying energy in August elevated by 30% in comparison with the earlier month and elevated by almost 100% in comparison with the identical interval final yr. Fashions priced at about 20 million VND are probably the most chosen by clients with gross sales development of about 70% in comparison with the earlier month and 200% in comparison with the identical interval final yr.

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Dad and mom searching for “crimson eyes” shouldn’t have low-cost computer systems, appropriate for on-line studying of elementary and highschool college students.

Digital firms additionally admit that the demand for laptops is rising very strongly. Within the first eight months of 2021 alone, about 800,000 laptops have been imported to Vietnam, equal to the entire quantity imported in 2020. Acer recorded a double demand for laptops in August in comparison with the identical interval final yr. It’s anticipated that on this September, demand could improve 2-Three occasions over the identical interval.

Laptop computer costs have additionally elevated repeatedly lately. If the common value of the fashions in 2018 is about 13-14 million VND/piece, in 2019 it’s going to improve to 14-15 million VND/unit, in 2020 it’s going to bounce to 17 million VND/unit and in 2021 will probably be 18 -19 million VND/piece. Contemplating every mannequin individually, the rise can be very vital, for instance: a laptop computer mannequin with i3 configuration elevated by 1.2 million VND in comparison with the earlier yr to a promoting value of 13.5-15 million VND / unit; i5 mannequin elevated by 1.5-2.2 million VND/unit to 16-24 million VND/unit.

Customers on this interval additionally shouldn’t have many selections in accordance with their wants and monetary state of affairs as a result of the product traces are very scarce. Presently, there are virtually no fashions with costs of about 13-14 million VND or much less. FPT Store introduced that the provision of laptop computer fashions costing about 10 million VND from many manufacturers could be very quick. Cellular World additionally stated that low-priced laptops are extraordinarily scarce, solely fashions priced at 16-17 million VND/unit are sufficient to serve the market.

“The extended epidemic makes it troublesome to provide elements, resulting in elevated costs, restricted product provide. Due to this fact, factories restrict the manufacturing of low-value fashions, specializing in samples. excessive worth to optimize income. Every time we import items, just a few hundred items value about 10 million VND, nothing in comparison with market demand” – consultant of a perfect retailer prize.

Ready for supply… an entire month

Retailers are nonetheless going through many issues associated to the supply of products to shoppers. Most laptop computer retailers at the moment can not ship items themselves, however need to undergo skilled delivery items to ship items to clients through the lockdown interval, resulting in extended supply occasions.

Mr. Nguyen Lac Huy, consultant of CellphoneS system, stated that the demand for ordering laptops and tablets has elevated dramatically not too long ago as a result of back-to-school season. Nonetheless, because of difficulties in transportation, the entire system can solely meet about 30% of shoppers’ wants.

“There are orders which have been paid for a month prematurely, however the provider has not but been capable of ship. We’re additionally making an attempt to coordinate with respected delivery companions licensed by the Division of Trade and Commerce to have the ability to function. Supply inside 72 hours within the interior metropolis of Ho Chi Minh Metropolis “- Mr. Huy stated.

At The Gioi Di Dong, the consultant of this method admits that it takes 7-14 days for the order to be delivered to the client by way of the provider. In the meantime, Mr. Nguyen The Kha, Director of Cellular Telecommunications Trade FPT Store, affirmed that though it is vitally troublesome to move items, companies all the time reap the benefits of each alternative to have the ability to present computer systems to serve clients. serve the educational and dealing wants of shoppers.


Based on preliminary statistics from retailers, yearly, about 400,000-500,000 college students want to purchase laptops. This yr, as a result of requirement of on-line studying in lots of localities, hundreds of thousands of scholars from main to highschool all want studying gear, resulting in a sudden improve in laptop consumption.

Actually, the pentium fashions with a low value of about 10 million VND have already got all of the options and instruments essential to serve college students, however this mannequin could be very uncommon in the marketplace. Many households are compelled to purchase computer systems with robust configuration for 16-17 million VND or extra for his or her kids to review and threat inflicting waste when schoolwork returns to regular after the epidemic.

Nguyen Hai