Tony Huang, DIGITIMES Research; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES
Thursday 14 November 2013
Taiwan's monitor makers are bracing for a weak second-half 2013 as end-market demand remains sluggish. Their shipments for the second half of the year are expected to be lower than those for the first half.
In 2018, global server shipments will grow 8.5% to reach 13.73 million units. Digitimes Research estimates server shipments worldwide will grow at a CAGR of 6.5% during the period 2017-2022, with growth mainly driven by large-scale data centers and the China market.
Digitimes Research expects global AP shipments to surpass the 1.9 billion mark in 2017, with smartphones remaining the main application. Qualcomm will be leading the market in 2017, as other players continue playing catch up and scramble for funds to invest in more diverse applications.