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IDC's Worldwide Quarterly Gaming Tracker Taxonomy, 2019

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IDC's Worldwide Quarterly Gaming Tracker Taxonomy, 2019
Published: February 4, 2019 Content info: 31 Pages

This IDC study provides a comprehensive overview of and definitions for gaming desktop, notebook, and monitors. The definitions provided in this document represent the scope of IDC's Gaming Tracker hardware research.This taxonomy outlines market segmentations and measurement methodologies for the gaming industry, including classification by technology, company, geography, and revenue metrics."IDC's worldwide gaming tracker taxonomy presents a standardized and detailed framework of the gaming market," said Loren Loverde, program vice president, IDC's Worldwide Gaming Tracker. "The taxonomy document serves as a guideline to better understand and use IDC's gaming research."

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Product Code: US44762819

IDC's Worldwide Gaming Taxonomy

Gaming Taxonomy Changes for 2019

Taxonomy Overview


  • Gaming Tracker Taxonomy
    • Branded Gaming
    • PC Gaming
      • GPU Classification (PC Only)
      • Processor Classification (PC Only)
      • PC Definition
    • Monitor Gaming
      • Monitor Definition
      • Monitor Classification
      • Monitor Technology Segmentation
        • Monitor Product Category and Product Levels
        • Screen and Aspect Ratios
        • Screen Size and Screen Size Band
      • Touch
      • Resolution Name and Screen Resolution
      • Curved
  • Gaming Tracker Segmentations
    • Customer Segments
      • Customer Segment Groups and Notes
    • Distribution Channels
      • Direct - Internet
        • Exceptions
      • Direct - Store
        • Exceptions
      • Direct - Inbound/Outbound
        • Exceptions
      • Indirect - Dealer/VAR/SI
        • Exceptions
      • Indirect - eTailer
        • Exceptions
      • Indirect - Retail
        • Exceptions
      • Indirect - Telco
        • Exceptions
  • Geographic Segmentation
  • Market Metrics
    • Company, Vendor, and Brand - Recognition of Ownership of PC Shipments
    • Operating Company and Date of Acquisition
    • Shipments
      • Grey Market
      • Sales "In," Sales "Through," and Sales "Out"
    • Average Selling Price
    • Revenue (or Shipment Value)
    • Exchange Rates

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