The analysts forecast the Global Graphic Processor market to grow at a CAGR of 3.5 percent over the period 2012-2016. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the increasing demand for higher memory graphic cards. The Global Graphic Processor market has also been witnessing the increase in R&D spending by vendors. However, the high dependency on third party semiconductor foundries could pose a challenge to the growth of this market.
The report, the Global Graphic Processor Market Report, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the APAC and EMEA regions, and the Americas; it also covers the Global Graphic Processor market landscape and its growth prospects in the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.
The global graphic processor vendors including Intel, AMD, and Nvidia have already invested a considerable amount of time and money in their R&D department for the expansion of their product portfolio. Vendors in this market are increasingly investing in their R&D divisions to provide better functionality and to meet the requirements of end-consumers.
The R&D investments by vendors have enabled them to capture a significant market share and gain a competitive edge over the other vendors in the Global Graphic Processor market. Therefore, the increased R&D spending by market vendors is a positive trend that is expected to contribute to the growth of the market during the forecast period.
According to the report, one of the major drivers in this market is the increasing demand for high memory graphic cards. With the advent of advanced games, there has been an increase in the demand for high memory graphics. As a result, there has been an increase in the shipment of GPUs across the globe, contributing to the growth of the Global Graphic Processor market.
Further, the report states that one of the key challenges in this market is the high dependency on third-party semiconductor foundries. As a result of this high dependency, the vendors in the market face risks, in particular of mishaps in these foundries.
The study was conducted using an objective combination of primary and secondary information including inputs from key participants in the industry. The report contains a comprehensive market and vendor landscape in addition to a SWOT analysis of the key vendors.