Jon Peddie Research reports disappointing 4th quarter

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TIBURON, CA-January 31  2011-Jon Peddie Research (JPR), the industry's research and consulting firm for graphics and multimedia, announced estimated graphics chip shipments and suppliers’ market share for Q4’10. Overall shipments of graphics devices for the year, 2010 came in below expectations with an unimpressive 4.3% total year to year growth—a disappointing result given the enthusiastic start of the year. Q4 of 2010 did not boost the year as expected. Instead of the traditional seasonal pickup, market leader Intel showed decline, which affected the overall results. Table 1: Growth rates from 2006 to 2010     2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 Total…