High-end add-in boards shipments increased in Q1 2016, while all else declined

Posted by Robert Dow on May 23rd 2016 | Permalink
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Add-in board market increased in Q1'16, AMD gained market share, for the fourth consecutive quarter. Quarter-to-quarter AIBs shipments increased 4.8% and 5.8% year-to-year. Attach rate up. Jon Peddie Research (JPR), the industry's research and consulting firm for graphics and multimedia, announced estimated PC graphics add-in-board (AIB) shipments and suppliers’ market

For the 1st quarter of 2016, desktop discrete GPU shipments increased 5.3% from last quarter

Posted by Robert Dow on May 23rd 2016 | Permalink
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The GPU market and the PC market in general, continued to slide as users and corporations have stretched out their refresh rates. The Gaming PC segment, where higher-end GPUs are used, was once again the bright spot in the overall PC market for the quarter. Notebooks drug down the overall