Monitor market in the third quarter showed a slight increase for the first time since last year
TrendForce analysts estimated the global market of monitors and made a prediction about the outcome of the whole year.
Let’s start with the fact that in the first half of the year, the market dipped slightly compared to the first half of 2016. More specifically, in the first quarter was recorded a decline of 2.5%, and the second is 5.4%.
In the third quarter, sales were 0.5% above last year’s result, but analysts believe that the current quarter will again end with a 0.6 percent decline. While sales in the third quarter rose 8%, if we talk about comparison with the previous quarter of the year.
Analysts attribute this not only with the situation in the PC market as a whole, but also to the fact that manufacturers recent focus on more expensive models, which bring more profit, closing his eyes to the volume of sales in quantitative expression. For example, gaming monitors, the sale of which, as you know our regular readers, demonstrating impressive growth.