Friday 16 February 2024
IC design houses mixed about near-term AI PC market outlook
IC design firms have mixed views about the near-term outlook of the AI PC market despite the general belief that it is on the right track technologically in the long run.
Tuesday 6 February 2024
Taiwan-based NB ODMs pivot resources to HPC and AI in 2024
In a recent shift, Taiwan-based laptop ODMs are directing their 2024 resources toward non-notebook ventures, notably in High-Performance Computing (HPC) and AI.
Wednesday 24 January 2024
Asus forecasts 5% growth in 2024 PC shipments, as AI PCs see delayed takeoff
Although the forecast for AI PCs and AI smartphone applications looks promising, sources in the PC supply chain have noted that order volumes for 2024 remain conservative, with Asus,...
Tuesday 23 January 2024
4Q23 PC shipments slip, shipment momentum to return in 1H24
The global PC market ended the fourth quarter of 2023 with a 0.2% year-on-year shipment decrease, according to the latest Counterpoint Research data. This was the eighth consecutive...
Tuesday 16 January 2024
Elections add an element of uncertainty to Asia Pacific PC market rebound in 2024
After a two-year slump, the Asia Pacific PC market is now looking for a 5–10% growth in 2024, according to Acer's president of Pan-Asia Pacific operations Andrew Hou. However,...
Thursday 11 January 2024
AI steers PC market recovery amid economic uncertainty
Amidst the pandemic-fueled boom in 2020, the global PC market witnessed an unprecedented surge in demand.
Monday 8 January 2024
Despite strong calls for PC recovery, component industry is indifferent after seeing orders
Recently, it was reported that the inventory clearance in the PC market and supply chain has entered its final stages. Coupled with new processor platforms and the rise of AI PCs,...
Wednesday 27 December 2023
Google targets AI PC market with Chromebook Plus
As Microsoft advances its AI PC efforts, Google has also risen to the challenge with its new Chromebook Plus notebooks. Acer's newly launched Chromebook Plus 514 is the company's...
Tuesday 26 December 2023
Global PC shipments forecast to recover in 2024 after unprecedented slump in PC demand, says IDC
With shipments totaling 68.5 million units in the third quarter of 2023, the global PC market outperformed expectations. But that volume was still down 7.2% compared to the same quarter...
Tuesday 5 December 2023
PC market growth unlikely to top 10% in 2024, say IC design houses
The global PC market's growth in 2024 may not be as rapid as many terminal device manufacturers anticipate - a 10% increase, according to sources at IC design houses.
Tuesday 5 December 2023
MOSFET suppliers remain cautious
Despite a slight rebound in the PC industry, Taiwan-based MOSFET suppliers remain cautious about near-term demand expectations.
Friday 1 December 2023
Can AI boost PC industry recovery in 2024?
Everyone in the PC industry is talking about AI PCs, but what defines an AI PC? Opinions differ on this question. For HP CEO Enrique Lores, AI PCs will allow users to run originally...
Thursday 23 November 2023
PC market has bottom out, says IC distributor GMI
The PC market is bottoming out and will start recovering in the fourth quarter of 2023, according to IC distributor GMI Technology, which also expressed optimism about demand for...
Monday 13 November 2023
Smartphone and PC market rebound only transient? IC designers say consumer demand momentum may not fully recover until 2H24
The landscape of the IC design industry presents a mixed picture regarding the recent upturn in the mobile phone and PC markets. While some IC design companies have delivered promising...
Friday 3 November 2023
AI PC market unlikely to take off until 2025, says Elan
Notebook touch controller specialist Elan Microelectronics believes that the AI PC era has just begun and will not take off until 2025, after its first year of development.
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