IT Market Alert

Our monthly IT market alerts provide an analysis of the previous month's market trends. KnowledgeBus users and subscribers can get early access to the most recent monthly issue. Issues from previous months are below.

September 2018

Reports this month showed the IT channel was still mixed. Smartphones sales are positive as tablet shipments continue to slide, wearable shipments are up, PCs are down, semiconductor revenue continues to reach record growth, DRAM revenue is up, demand for large panels is rising and 3D printer spending is expected to boom. Read More

August 2018

Reports this month shined a positive light on the IT channel. Although smartphone shipments were down, PCs recorded their first YoY growth in six years, VR continues to expand, DRAM sales revenue is through the roof and overall TV shipments posted YoY growth. The euro equally enjoyed growth against both GBP and USD currencies. Read More

July 2018

It was another typical mixed-month across the IT channel in June. Reports this month showed smartphones registering a loss in volume but increase in value, PC shipments continue to decline, wearables are on the up, semiconductor revenue posted huge YoY growth, NAND prices are trending lower, printer shipments are increasing and TV panels expect a drop in Q2 but growth in Q3. Read More

June 2018

Another mixed month in the IT channel saw a series of Q1 results and annual predictions. Smartphone shipments fell in Q1 and are expected to be down YoY in 2018 but rise again in 2019. Tablets continued their decline despite growth for detachable devices. PCs were down and will continue to fall over the next five years, just as semiconductor and DRAM revenues are expected to break new heights and SSD adoption continued to grow. Both LCD panels and global printer shipments increased. Read More

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