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PC Gamer Hardware Systems

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PC Gamer Hardware Systems
Published: February 22, 2017 Content info: 61 Pages
Description

Focuses on the dynamics driving the growth of the PC hardware market specifically for playing games. This report 1) identifies the size of that market and 2) explores what type of hardware PC consumers are currently using

NEW FOR 2017

DFC estimates that consumer spending on PC hardware specifically for playing games will account for $30 billion in 2017. This report has five-year forecasts for the market size of performance and enthusiast PC game systems. Included in the report is a summary of actual system data from over 1 million PC gamers comparing system specifications in 2015 and 2016 for CPU, GPU, form factor, manufacturer and OS.

Report highlights include:

  • 5-year forecasts for PC game hardware systems
  • Market share by CPU, GPU and OS
  • Comparison between PC Gamer Systems in 2015 and 2016
  • Ranking of PC systems from Value, Mainstream, Performance, High Performance and Extreme
  • Analysis of both Desktop and Mobile/Laptop PC
Table of Contents

Table of Contents

I. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

II. PC GAME MARKET SIZE AND FORECASTS

  • A. PC GAME CONSUMER OVERVIEW
  • B. PC GAME SOFTWARE MARKET
  • C. PC GAMER HARDWARE MARKET FORECAST

III. PC GAMER SYSTEMS: CENTRAL PROCESSING UNIT (CPU)

IV. PC GAMER SYSTEMS: GRAPHICS PROCESSING UNIT (GPU)

V. PC GAMER SYSTEMS: OPERATING SYSTEMS (OS)

VI. APPENDIX

Index of Figures

  • Table 1 Key Points on the PC Game Consumer Addressable Market
  • Table 2 Key Points on the PC Game Software Market Size: 2016-2021
  • Table 3 Key Points on Performance and Enthusiast PC Game Hardware
  • Table 4 Key Findings on Gamer CPUs
  • Table 5 Key Findings on Gamer GPUs
  • Table 6 Core and Moderate PC Gamers by Region
  • Table 7 Worldwide PC Game Software Revenue by Region: 2016-2021
  • Table 8 Desktop Enthusiast PC Gamer Hardware Spending: 2012-2021
  • Table 9 Number of Desktop Enthusiast PC Gamers: 2012-2021
  • Table 10 Desktop Performance PC Gamer Hardware Spending: 2012-2021
  • Table 11 Number of Desktop Performance PC Gamers: 2012-2021
  • Table 12 Laptop Performance PC Gamer Hardware Spending: 2012-2021
  • Table 13 Number of Laptop Performance PC Gamers: 2012-2021
  • Table 14 Total Enthusiast and Performance PC Gamers: Laptop and Desktop: 2012-2021
  • Table 15 Total Enthusiast and Performance PC Gamer Spending: Laptop and Desktop:2012-2021
  • Table 16 CPU Classification System
  • Table 17 Example of CPU Classifications: September 2016
  • Table 18 Total of CPUs by Form: 9/15 and 9/16
  • Table 19 Total CPUs by Manufacturer: 9/15 and 9/16
  • Table 20 Total CPUs by Core Speed Range: 9/15 and 9/16
  • Table 21 PC CPUs by Performance Category: 9/15 and 9/16
  • Table 22 Top 10 CPU Brands September 2015
  • Table 23 Top 10 CPU Brands September 2016
  • Table 24 GPU Classification System
  • Table 25 Example of GPU Classifications: September 2016
  • Table 26 Total of GPUs by Form: 9/15 and 9/16
  • Table 27 Total GPUs by Manufacturer: 9/15 and 9/16
  • Table 28 PC GPUs by Performance Category: 9/15 and 9/16
  • Table 29 Total of PC GPUs by Direct X Family: 9/15 and 9/16
  • Table 30 Total of PC GPUs by Generation Family: 9/15 and 9/16
  • Table 31 Top 20 GPUs September 2015
  • Table 32 Top 20 GPUs September 2016
  • Table 33 PC Gamer Systems by OS September 2015
  • Table 34 PC Gamer Systems by OS September 2016
  • Table 35 PC CPUs by Brand September 2015
  • Table 36 PC CPUs by Brand September 2016
  • Table 37 GPUs by Family September 2015
  • Table 38 GPUs by Family September 2016
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