Taiwan mobo brands and upstream suppliers to benefit from new CPUs and GPUs in 4Q20
Monica Chen, Hsinchu; Joseph Tsai, DIGITIMES
Taiwan-based motherboard and graphics card brands, and their upstream component suppliers are expected to see sales grow in the fourth quarter of 2020, thanks to the new PC hardware released by Intel, AMD and Nvidia.
Following Intel’s releases of 10th generation Core S series desktop processors in May, targeting the high-end gaming market, Nvidia’s latest GeForce RTX 30 series GPUs will also hit store shelves in September. AMD’s Zen 3-based Ryzen processors and RDNA 2-based Radeon 6000 series GPUs will also debut in October.
ASRock, Asustek Computer, Micro-Star International (MSI), Gigabyte Technology and TUL (PowerColor) have all begun designing projects for the new hardware with their shipments standing a good chance of reaching new highs in the fourth quarter, according to industry sources. Upstream services