Graphics Add-in Board Shipments seasonally down from Last Quarter

Posted by Jon Peddie on August 28th 2012 | Permalink
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Seasonal drop is less than in previous years; AMD continues market share increase, but Nvidia still the leader TIBURON, CA-August 27, 2012—Jon Peddie Research (JPR), the industry's research and consulting firm for graphics and multimedia, announced estimated graphics Add-in Board (AIB) shipments and sales’ market share for Q2’12. The JPR AIB Report tracks computer graphics boards, which carry discrete graphics chips. They are used in desktop PCs, workstations, servers, and other devices such as scientific instruments. They may be sold as after-market products directly to customers or they may be factory installed. In all cases, they represent the higher-end of the…

Graphics shipments in Q2 increased 2.5% over last quarter and 5.5% over last year

Posted by Jon Peddie on August 16th 2012 | Permalink
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Intel led the quarter with 7.8% quarter-to-quarter growth—second quarter in a row TIBURON, CA-16August, 2012—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 Q2’12. The news was good, for most. Intel had gains in both desktop (13.6%) and notebook (3.8%) led mostly by Sandy Bridge. Nvidia gained in the notebook discrete segment (6%), and AMD saw gains in the discrete desktop category (2.5%). This was a good, if not a great quarter for the suppliers. We found that graphics shipments during Q2’12 bucked the downward PC…