October 13 2011 HP Still #1 in PC Sales, Lenovo Takes 2nd. Why Did HP Want to Sell Again? Jeffrey Powers News Acer, apple, dell, gartner, hp, PC, toshiba 0 Gartner put out a report this week showing the top PC manufacturers world-wide. While Lenovo has overtaken 2nd place from Dell, HP still is the world-wide leader. So why did HP want to sell this division?