Graphics add-in board shipments crash from last quarter, reports Jon Peddie Research

Posted by Robert Dow on February 25th 2013 | Permalink
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Worst seasonal drop since 2008, -25x of 10-year average TIBURON, CA, February 21, 2013—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 Q4’12. JPR’s AIB Report tracks computer graphics boards, which carry discrete graphics chips. AIBs are used in desktop PCs, workstations, servers, and other devices such as scientific instruments. They may be sold directly to customers as after-market products, or they may be factory installed. In all cases, AIBs represent the higher end of the graphics industry as discrete chips rather than integrated…

AMD, Intel, and Nvidia all down in Q4 with negative 8% overall quarter-to-quarter

Posted by Robert Dow on February 19th 2013 | Permalink
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Holding steady: 28.8 Million discrete GPUs shipped, down almost 16% over last quarter and declined 9.7% from last year. There was an 8.2% dip in overall graphics shipments in Q4 from the third quarter.  TIBURON, CA-February 19, 2013 - 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 Q4'12. The news was disappointing for every one of the major players. AMD dropped 13.6%, Intel slipped the least, just 2.9%, and Nvidia declined the most with 16.7% quarter-to-quarter change, this coming on the heels of  a spectacular third…