As total PC shipments continue to decline, more vendors are turning towards the gaming PC market to generate interest, according to IDC.
Shipments for the Asia Pacific PC market reached 26 million units in the fourth quarter of 2015, a 1.5% decline from the fourth quarter of 2014.
After eight quarters of declining shipments, worldwide PC shipments experienced flat growth in the second quarter of 2014, according to preliminary results by Gartner Inc.
IDC's preliminary results show that the Asia Pacific (excluding Japan) PC market increased 2% from last quarter and declined 10% year-on-year in the second quarter of 2014, to reach 24.3 million units.
IDC's preliminary results show that the Asia Pacific (excluding Japan) PC market declined 8% sequentially and 11% year-on-year in the first quarter of 2014 to reach 23.8 million units, coming in marginally lower than IDC's initial forecasts.