TV shipments to increase in 2022

Global TV shipments are expected to reach 217 million units in 2022. According to new figures from TrendForce the issues which caused a shipment decline in 2021 – such as rising raw material and freight prices – will not be a factor in the coming year. The research firm notes that panel supply and overall […]

TV shipments set to drop in H2 2021

TV shipments are expected to suffer a year-over-year decline of more than 12% in the second half of 2021. According to TrendForce, quarterly TV shipment for Q3 2021 reached 52.51 million units, representing an 8.3% quarter-over-quarter increase but a 14.7% year-over-year decrease. The analyst said that demand for TVs has been constrained by the increase […]

North America boosts TV shipments as China and Europe stall

TV shipments have seen a significant uptick in the first quarter of the year thanks to a positive sales period in North America. According to new data from TrendForce, global TV shipments increased by 11.5% year-over-year in Q1 2021 to reach a total of 49.96 million units. The growth is attributed to bullish sales in […]

TV shipments to be better than feared as vendors bet on H2 recovery

The coronavirus pandemic has been felt in the TV set supply chain, but the impact is likely to be better than initially feared. According to TrendForce, total shipment of TV brands in 2020 is expected to reach 214.11 million units, a 1.7% decrease year-over-year, but a 4% increase from a previous forecast in March. The […]

VR and AR headsets set for surge in shipments over first half of 2020s

Much of the hype around virtual and augmented reality (VR/AR) may have cooled off in recent times, but advancements to technology and the release of glasses-like devices is predicted to lead to far greater sales and adoption. According to new figures from TrendForce, the market will see the shipment of 5.12 million units in 2020, […]

4K TVs to have 23% market reach in 2016

4K TVs will reach roughly 23% market penetration by 2016 as prices become more consumer-friendly, according to a new study by market intelligence firm TrendForce. The report said that 4K TV market reach will climb from roughly 13-14% this year with large screen sizes a focus for TV vendors looking to improve revenue and margins. […]