High-end add-in boards shipments increased in Q1 2016, while all else declined

Robert Dow

Q1’2016 Add-in Graphics Report is now available. Add-in board market increased in Q1’16, AMD gained market share, for the fourth consecutive quarter. Quarter-to-quarter AIBs shipments increased 4.8% and 5.8% year-to-year. Attach rate up. The attach rate of AIBs to desktop PCs has declined from a high of 63% in Q1 2008 to 44% this quarter an increase of 17.1% from last quarter which was pretty good. Compared to this quarter last year it increased 23.9% which was outstanding.