The demand for cards for the miners of the cryptocurrency will allow Gigabyte to increase sales in the second and third quarters of 2017
In the second quarter of this year, the income of the company Gigabyte Technology should be about 400-430 million dollars. Compared to the first quarter of 2017, the company will record a small decline in income, however, when compared to the same quarter a year earlier, the company will demonstrate growth.
DigiTimes, citing Commercial Times writes that to improve the performance of the company will allow a good exchange rate and high demand in the cards for the miners of cryptocurrency.
The company Gigabyte makes modest predictions, but agree that in the current and next quarters, its sales should grow. Only in the second quarter should be shipped about 850 thousand Gigabyte. In the third quarter they can grow approximately 10%.
Deficit Gigabyte will continue until July, but if the demand from cryptocurrency miners will not drop, the shortage of video cards on the market can be maintained. High demand led to higher prices for these products by about 10-15%.