PC Graphics Shipments Decreased 38% in 2022

by Omid Rahmat

The global PC-based graphics processor unit (GPU) market reached 64.2 million units in Q4’22, according to the latest update from Jon Peddie Research’ Market Watch Report. Total year on year GPU shipments decreased by …

Tags:AMD| GPUs| Intel| Market Data| Notebooks| Nvidia| PCs

Microsoft Surface Studio 2+: all-in-one PC with touch

by Bob Raikes

What They Say Microsoft has a new Surface Studio 2+ All-in-one PC which has a 3:2 aspect ratio 28″ IPS LCD with resolution of 4500 x 3000 (193ppi). Output is 500 cd/m² and contrast is …

Tags:All-in-ones (AIOs)| Microsoft| PCs| Touch

MSI Highlights QD OLED and Adds Touch Display

by Bob Raikes

What They Say MSI has again highlighted its 34″ QD-OLED panel-based gaming monitor in a global product launch. (Dell Alienware AW3423DW QD-OLED Review & MSI Joins In)  It’s base specification is similar to the Dell/Alienware …

Tags:Desktop Monitors| Game Playing| MSI| PCs| QD OLEDs| Touch Displays

Gartner Forecasts Worldwide PC Shipments to Decline 9.5% in 2022

by Bob Raikes

What They Say Gartner issued a press release with its forecasts for PCs, tablets and smartphones and added to the gloom by forecasting volume declines of 9.5%, 9.0% and 7.1% with an expectation of …

Tags:Forecasts| Market Data| Notebooks| PCs| Smartphone Market| tablets

Gurman’s view of Apple’s Plans

by Bob Raikes

What They Say 9to5Mac said that it has heard that Apple is developing a new version of the Pro Display XDR with higher resolution than the current 32″ 6016 x 3384 device. Bloomberg’s Apple …

Tags:Apple| Desktop Monitors| Notebooks| PCs

AyaNeo Next Pricing Announced, Starts at $1,285 for Early Birds

by Bob Raikes

What They Say Tom’s Hardware reported on a new Indiegogo project for a hand-held gaming PC called the AyaNeo Next/Pro. Although Tom’s likes the AMD Ryzen 7 5800U and Radeon RX Vega 8 GPU, …

Tags:Consoles| Crowdfunding (Kickstarter etc)| Game Playing| Handhelds| PCs

Apple’s Getting its Mac Mojo Back

by Bob Raikes

Today, I’m going to get away from the techie details that I love so much and indulge myself by talking about the Apple Mac and the way that Apple seems to have re-discovered its …

Tags:Apple| PCs

Links Week Ending 18th February 2022

by Bob Raikes

Every week we see some articles that don’t really need comment or are just plain interesting. Here are (quite!) a few from the second part of this week. LG 2022 TV line-up How to …

Tags:Digital Signage| HFR - High Frame Rate| LED| LG Electronics (LGE)| MicroLED| Outdoor Displays| PCs| Samsung| Smart TV| Smartphones| TVs (TV Sets)| Xiaomi

Notebook shipments to plateau for next 5 years

by Milos Pavlovic

What They Say Digitimes Research said that it believes that the surge in demand for notebooks, driven by the pandemic, may not be sustainable as it reported shipments of 247 million units in 2021, …

Tags:Forecasts| Market Data| Notebooks| PCs

Apple Enjoys the Holiday Quarter

by Bob Raikes

What They Say Apple published its Q4 and full year results and the firm hit a new record of $123.9 billion in Q4, up 11%, with $34.6 billion in profit. In a call, Tim …

Tags:Apple| Financial Data| PCs

Links Week Ending 21st January 2022

by Bob Raikes

Every week we see some articles that don’t really need comment or are just plain interesting. Here are a few from the second part of this week. (quite a few this week as we …

Tags:Advertising| Automotive| Blu-ray| Covid-19| CPUs| Events| Mediatek| Mergers & Acquisitions| PCs| Roku| Smart TV| Streaming Video| Vizio| Wi-Fi