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Monday 19 August 2019
Motherboard, graphics card vendors to see shipments grow in 2H19
Thanks to seasonality and new products from Nvidia, AMD and Intel, motherboard and graphics card vendors, particularly Asustek Computer and Micro-Star International (MSI), are expected...
Thursday 14 March 2019
Taiwan graphics card shipments from 2006-2019
The discrete graphics card market in 2008 was dominated by two major GPU players – AMD with its ATI Radeon HD series and Nvidia with its GeForce series.
Wednesday 23 January 2019
Motherboard makers to see shipments plummet in 1Q19
Motherboard makers are likely to see their shipments fall dramatically in the first quarter of 2019, due to seasonal factors coupled with lingering sluggish demand from the crypto...
Thursday 7 June 2018
Biostar announces TB250-BTC D+, native 8-GPU for riser card-free crypto mining
Biostar has announced a pro-level crypto mining motherboard, Biostar TB250-BTC D+ that appeals to anyone looking to maximize and/or scale their mining rigs. The TB250-BTC D+ allows...
Wednesday 6 June 2018
Biostar iMiner series offers turnkey solution for crypto mining
Biostar has introduced a turnkey solution for mining at home with iMiner A578X8D/iMiner A564X12P/iMiner A578X6. The iMiner series comes as a single unit black box machine that supports...
Wednesday 25 October 2017
Motherboard makers to see shipments decline in 4Q17
Some motherboard vendors are expected to see their shipments decline over 10% sequentially in the fourth quarter of 2017 as demand from the cryptocurrency mining sector has shown...
Tuesday 13 June 2017
Biostar, ASRock, Colorful see rising demand for mining motherboards, says paper
Because of rising demand for mining cryptocurrencies, motherboard players including Biostar, ASRock and China-based Colorful are enjoying increasing shipments of their mining motherboards,...
Friday 8 July 2016
Motherboard players see 20-30% drop in 2Q16 shipments
Motherboard players' shipments suffered worse-than-expected sequential declines in the second quarter of 2016 with many seeing over 20% decreases and some around 30%, according to...
Friday 27 May 2016
Taiwan tier-2 motherboard players aggressively seeking new business opportunities
Second- and third-tier Taiwan's motherboard players have been aggressively looking for business opportunities outside of the branded motherboard market as competition from the top-two...
Monday 23 May 2016
Only top-2 motherboard players do not suffer from on-year decline in 1H16 shipments
Asustek Computer and Gigabyte Technology are both expected to enjoy a slight on-year growth in motherboard shipments in the first half, but their increased shipments are taken from...
Tuesday 11 August 2015
Motherboard players all see on-year declines in July revenues despite Skylake and Windows 10 launches
Despite Intel having recently launched its latest 14nm Skylake-based processors and Microsoft offering free upgrades to Windows 10, motherboard players continued to see weak on-year...
Wednesday 27 May 2015
Second-tier motherboard makers to see drops in 2015 shipments
Among Taiwan-based motherboard players, Asustek Computer and Gigabyte Technology have been in a price competition to maintain shipments and market shares, and consequently second-tier...
Tuesday 31 March 2015
Motherboard players unlikely to achieve shipment targets for 2015
Since demand for motherboards from Europe and China is still weak, motherboard players such as Micro-Star International (MSI), Elitegroup Computer Systems (ECS) and Biostar are expected...
Tuesday 25 November 2014
Biostar says Samsung-Nvidia lawsuit not affecting operation
Commenting on Samsung Electronics' complaints to the US International Trade Commission (ITC) against Nvidia and its clients over the Nvidia Shield tablet's alleged violation of eight...
Friday 22 August 2014
China market: 2-tier motherboard vendors hiking prices
Second-tier motherboard makers have been forced to hike their prices in the China market as the ongoing probe into possible tax evasions by the China government has pushed up operation...