PC Gaming Market Holds Lead Over Consoles

Posted by Ted Pollak on July 14th 2014 | Permalink
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July 10, 2014— Tiburon, CA. Jon Peddie Research (JPR), the industry's research and consulting firm for graphics and multimedia, reported in its newest gaming market study that the PC Gaming Hardware Market, which consists of personal computers, upgrades, and peripherals used for gaming, is strong and healthy amongst the backdrop of general declines in the PC market. Ted Pollak, Senior Gaming Analyst at JR notes that the $21.5 billion market is over twice the size of the console gaming hardware market. “We continue to see a shift in casual console customers moving to mobile. While this is also occurring in the…

Millions of Android Gaming Consoles on the Horizon

Posted by Ted Pollak on July 14th 2014 | Permalink
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July 10, 2014— Tiburon, CA. Jon Peddie Research (JPR), the industry's research and consulting firm for graphics and multimedia, announced its newest gaming market study, The Console Hardware Market, and is projecting that Android will drive video gaming on HDTVs for millions of customers by 2017. Ted Pollak, Senior Gaming Analyst at JR notes that Playstation 4, Xbox One, and the Nintendo Wii-U will be the dominant platforms for hardcore console gamers. However, Android console offerings from Amazon, Google, and others are projected to grow at a much faster rate, and offer the casual to mid-core gamer an affordable way to…

Workstation market maintains slow-but-steady progress in Q1’14

Posted by Alex Herrera on June 5th 2014 | Permalink
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"Cautious and tentative, but still headed in the right direction" — that's how Jon Peddie Research (JPR) senior analyst and JPR Workstation Report author Alex Herrera sums up 2014's first quarter market results in the workstation market. JPR has wrapped up and published its analysis of Q1'14 results, painting a picture of a market that has more going for it than against it. Worldwide, the industry shipped approximately 945.8 thousand workstations in the first quarter of 2014. That level corresponds to a sequential decline of 2.7% sequentially but a year-over-year (YoY) increase of 6.2%. With one key performance metric up and…

Add-in board market down in Q1, Nvidia holds market share

Posted by Robert Dow on May 20th 2014 | Permalink
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Jon Peddie Research (JPR), the industry's research and consulting firm for graphics and multimedia, announced estimated graphics add-in-board (AIB) shipments and suppliers’ market share for 2014 1Q. JPR’s AIB Report tracks computer add-in graphics boards, which carry discrete graphics chips. AIBs are used in desktop PCs, workstations, servers, and other devices such as scientific instruments. They are sold directly to customers as aftermarket products, or are factory installed. In all cases, AIBs represent the higher end of the graphics industry using discrete chips and private high-speed memory, as compared to the integrated GPUs in CPUs that share slower system memory. The…

Intel gains, Nvidia flat, and AMD loses graphics market share in Q1

Posted by Robert Dow on May 16th 2014 | Permalink
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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 2014 1Q. For the previous three quarters, the PC graphics market has gone up. This was the first quarter to show a decrease in shipments since last. Shipments were down 11.6% quarter-to-quarter, and down 4% compared to the same quarter last year. Quick highlights: AMD’s overall unit shipments decreased 18.2% quarter-to-quarter, Intel’s total shipments decreased 7.9% from last quarter, and Nvidia’s decreased 10.4%. The attach rate of GPUs to PCs for the quarter was 135% and 33%…

Workstation and professional GPU markets march onward and upward in Q4’13

Posted by Alex Herrera on March 5th 2014 | Permalink
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TIBURON, CA - March 5, 2014 -- 2013 proved to be a good year for the tandem markets for workstations and professional GPUs, reports technology and market research firm, Jon Peddie Research (JPR). In the fourth quarter, the market continued onward and upward, holding on to the substantial gains of the previous two quarters, closing out a healthy 2013. Worldwide, the industry shipped approximately 971.6 thousand workstations in the fourth quarter of 2013, essentially flat (-0.2%) from Q3'13 and up 4.0% from the same quarter the year prior. That figure nearly eclipsed the record 1.0 million units the market set back…

Add-in board market up in Q4, Nvidia gains market share

Posted by Robert Dow on February 19th 2014 | Permalink
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TIBURON, CA—February 20, 2014— Jon Peddie Research (JPR), the industry's research and consulting firm for graphics and multimedia, announced estimated graphics add-in-board (AIB) shipments and suppliers’ market share for Q4, 2013. JPR’s AIB Report tracks computer add-in graphics boards, which carry discrete graphics chips. AIBs are used in desktop PCs, workstations, servers, and other devices such as scientific instruments. They are sold directly to customers as aftermarket products, or are factory installed. In all cases, AIBs represent the higher end of the graphics industry using discrete chips and private high-speed memory, as compared to the integrated GPUs in CPUs that share…

GPU market up—Intel and Nvidia graphics winners in Q4, AMD down

Posted by Robert Dow on February 18th 2014 | Permalink
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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 2013 4Q. The quarter was the second quarter in a row to show a gain in shipments, up 1.6% quarter-to-quarter, and up 2% compared to the same quarter last year. Quick highlights: • AMD’s overall unit shipments decreased 10.4%, quarter-to-quarter, Intel’s total shipments increased 5.1% from last quarter, and Nvidia’s increased 3.4%. • The attach rate of GPUs to PCs for the quarter was 137% and 34% of PCs had discrete GPUs that means 66% of the…

Workstations continue solid growth pace in Q3’13: Jon Peddie Research

Posted by Alex Herrera on December 11th 2013 | Permalink
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TIBURON, Calif- December 11, 2013--"If you thought the workstation market was in decline like its PC sibling, think again." So reports technology and market research firm, Jon Peddie Research (JPR), which has completed its data collection and analysis of the market's third quarter results. Worldwide, the industry shipped approximately 973.1 thousand workstations in the third quarter of 2013, marking 3.6% sequential growth in a quarter that's - more often than not - seasonally down. That figure nearly eclipsed the record 1.0 million units the market set back in 2011. 2013 has proven to be a good year for the market, as…

Intel and Nvidia raised shipments levels for the quarter Quarter-to-quarter total graphics up 1.6%

Posted by Robert Dow on November 20th 2013 | Permalink
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TIBURON, CA-November 18, 2013—Jon Peddie Research (JPR), the industry's research and consulting firm for graphics and multimedia, announced estimated graphics chip shipments and suppliers’ market shares for 2013 3Q. Q3’13 was the second quarter in a row to show a gain in shipments, up 1.6% quarter-to-quarter, but down 8.8% compared to the same quarter last year. AMD’s overall unit shipments decreased 4.2% quarter-to-quarter, Intel’s total shipments increased 3.5% from last quarter, and Nvidia’s increased 2.3%. The attach rate of GPUs to PCs for the quarter was 137%, which means only 73% of the PCs with embedded graphics are using them. The…