The popularity of PC gaming, and virtual reality applications leads to a strong demand for 3D-card. This allows market participants such as MSI, Asustek Computer, Gigabyte Technology, Colorful, Galaxy and Zotac models to increase sales of medium and high-level graphics processors Nvidia. According to the forecast of representatives of the supply chain, MSI this year will be able to ship at least 4.8 million 3D-cards. This is 20% more than last year’s figure of 4 million units. For the first three quarters of 2016 MSI has already shipped 3.5 million cards.
The optimism of the industry is supported by the expectation of imminent announcement of Nvidia GeForce GTX models 1050 and GeForce GTX 1050 of Ti as well as expectations for a further rise in demand under the influence of seasonal factors.
With regard to the Gigabyte sources predict shipment throughout the year 3.45 million 3D-cards. In the first three quarters of this year, the manufacturer has shipped 2.55 million 3D-cards.
Source: by Digitimes
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