Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Monday September 07, 2015

The PC Industry Is Betting Big On Gamers

The actions of certain hardware makers would suggest that if anyone is going to boost slumping PC sales, it is gamers. The PC gaming market made billions in sales last yearآ—double the revenues from console salesآ—and is projected to increase over the coming years.

The PC gaming market produced $21.5 billion in hardware sales last year, according to data from Jon Peddie Research, which is more than double the revenues derived from console sales. More notably, unlike the broader PC market, which continues shrinking, gaming PC sales are projected to increase over the next couple of years.