Q3 graphics shipments up 16.7% over last quarter18.4% over last year

Posted by Jon Peddie on October 31st 2011 | Permalink
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Intel led the quarter with 36.5% growth, Nvidia had 30% growth TIBURON, CA-November 1 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 Q3’11. Shipments during the third quarter of 2011 did (finally) behave according to past years with regard to seasonality, and was higher on a year-to-year comparison for the quarter. 2011 is still an unusual year for the PC and graphics suppliers as businesses take their own path to recovery. The third quarter of the year is usually the growth quarter and was this…

Embedded Graphics Processors Killing off IGPs; No Threat to Discrete GPUs

Posted by Webmaster on October 19th 2011 | Permalink
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Today, Jon Peddie Research (JPR), the industry's research and consulting firm for graphics and multimedia, announced its new report on mobile devices, and their processors. In 2011, with the full scale production of scalar X86CPUs with powerful multi-core, SIMD graphics processing elements, a true inflection point has occurred in the PC and related industries. And, as a result, the ubiquitous and stalwart IGP- integrated graphics processor, is fading out of existence. For several reasons, many people believed (and some hoped) the CPU and the GPU would never be integrated: GPUs are characterized by a high level of complexity, with power and…

Mobile Devices and Their Semiconductors:  Too Many Products, Too Many Suppliers?

Posted by Kathleen Maher on October 11th 2011 | Permalink
Tags: market graphics apple mobile tablets microsoft ipad media

TIBURON, CA-October 11, 2011 Today, Jon Peddie Research (JPR), the industry's research and consulting firm for graphics and multimedia, announced its new report on mobile devices, and their processors. The market for these devices has exploded creating a market for over two billion processors. According to the report: Over three quarters of a billion smartphones will ship in 2016 Feature and other phones will hit 869 million units in 2016 Almost 300 million tablets will ship in 2016 E-book readers shipments could reach 100 million a year by 2016 Handheld game consoles will hit 91 million by 2016 The processors powering…