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Gaming is a big reason why PC shipments remain strong despite a silicon shortage
Gaming is a big reason why PC shipments remain strong despite a silicon shortage
PC shipments jumped more than 55 percent on a yearly basis, according to IDC.
Nvidia expects GPU shortage to continue 'for much of this year'
Nvidia expects GPU shortage to continue 'for much of this year'
It's not looking good for the GPU shortage.
Nintendo Warns of Possible Switch Stock Issues Due to Semiconductor Shortage
Nintendo Warns of Possible Switch Stock Issues Due to Semiconductor Shortage
Nintendo President Shuntaro Furukawa has warned that, while Switch production shouldn't be impacted in the near future, the ongoing global semiconductor shortage may cause supply issues later in 2021.
When will the GPU shortage actually end? Join us as we discuss the return to PC building normality
When will the GPU shortage actually end? Join us as we discuss the return to PC building normality
The PC Gamer hardware team discusses what the end of the GPU shortage might look like, and when it might happen.
Semiconductor shortage may ease up by second half of 2021 says Acer
Semiconductor shortage may ease up by second half of 2021 says Acer
2020 wasn’t a great year for many industries.
Acer is confident the PC component shortage will ease by second half of 2021
Acer is confident the PC component shortage will ease by second half of 2021
The "happy problem" should lead to improvements in the supply chain soon.
GPU, RAM, and SSD scarcity means they’re being smuggled into China on speedboats
GPU, RAM, and SSD scarcity means they’re being smuggled into China on speedboats
Gaming PC components have become such a high commodity in the great stock shortage of 2020/21 that graphics cards, RAM, and SSDs are now at the centre of smuggling rings.
Global PS5, Xbox & GPU Shortage Partially Blamed On $1 Part
Global PS5, Xbox & GPU Shortage Partially Blamed On $1 Part
As we talked about last week, the global supply shortage affecting all kinds of products, from consoles to phones to cars, is down to a lack of semiconductors.
New AMD Ryzen APUs may offer a GPU fix during the global shortage
Global Chip Shortage, Affecting Everything From PS5s To Graphics Cards, Is Becoming A
Global Chip Shortage, Affecting Everything From PS5s To Graphics Cards, Is Becoming A "Crisis"
While anyone reading this will know it has been hard finding a PS5 lately, loads of other markets are experiencing shortages as well, thanks to a global “crisis” affecting the supply of semiconductor chips to, well, anything that uses them.