This article covers the top competitors of HP in the world.

About the company

HP is an American multinational information technology company that develops and provides a wide variety of hardware components as well as software and related services.

The main target group of HP comprises consumers, small- and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) and large enterprises.

HP boasts a strong product line with a wide array of products and services. The company has split the company is different business segments and these individual segments offer different products/services to customers.

HP produces lines of printers, scanners, digital cameras, calculators, PDAs, servers, workstation computers, and computers for home.

HP’s Imaging and Printing Group (IPG) offers Inkjet and LaserJet printers, OfficeJet all-in-one multifunction printer/scanner/faxes, HP Photosmart digital cameras and photo printers and much more.

HP’s Personal Systems Group (PSG) offers business PCs and accessories, consumer PCs and accessories and digital “Connected” entertainment which includes ( HP MediaSmart TVs, HP MediaSmart Servers, HP MediaVaults, etc)

HP Enterprise Security Services oversees professional services such as network security, information security, and information assurance/ compliance.

HP Software Division is the company’s enterprise software unit. HP Software sells several categories of software, including:

HP Software also provides software as a service (SaaS), cloud computing solutions, and software services, including consulting, education, professional services, and support.

After getting to know this intimidating product line, let’s check out the top competitors of HP that are there in the market, giving HP a tough fight and using every trick up their sleeves to get the largest piece of the market share pie.


The first in the list of competitors of HP is Lenovo.


Lenovo is a Chinese multinational technology company that specializes in designing, developing, manufacturing, and selling personal computers, tablet computers, smartphones, workstations, servers, electronic storage devices, IT management software, and smart televisions.

With operations in over 60 countries, Lenovo sells its products in over 160 countries.

Some of the notable Lenovo products that give HP a tough fight in the laptop and Desktop business are:

  • ThinkPad:
  • ThinkCentre
  • ThinkServer
  • ThinkStation


This competitor needs no introduction. Apple is an American multinational technology company that designs, develops, and sells consumer electronics, computer software, and online services. 

Considered as one of the Big Four technology companies, Apple boasts a strong product mix. Some of the main products of Apple are

  • iMac
  • MacBook Pro
  • iPhone
  • iPad


Arguably one of the most potent HP competitors is Dell.

Dell is an American multinational corporation that develops, sells, repairs, and supports computers and related products and services. The company generates a major chunk of its revenue by selling personal computers (PCs), servers, data storage devices, network switches, software, computer peripherals that are manufactured by other manufacturers.


Moving from American competitors, Asus is a Taiwan-based multinational computer and phone hardware and electronics company.

Asus product line includes laptops, desktop computers,  servers, computer monitors, motherboards, graphics cards, sound cards, computer networking devices and much more.

Asus also consists of AsusVivo lineup.


ACER is a Taiwanese multinational hardware and electronics corporation that specializes in advanced electronics technology.

Acer primarily deals in electronic products like desktops.laptopss, tablets, servers, storage devices, virtual reality devices, and much more.

In addition to its core IT products business, Acer also focuses on the integration of cloud services and platforms, as well as the development of smartphones and wearable devices with value-added IoT applications.

This concludes the article on the top HP competitors in the world.

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