HP Gambles On Gaming Market In India Eyeing For 30% Share


Jan-2018 | e-Market Research | Entertainment

He, on the other hand, refused to comment on the pipeline for the goal. As per media report, the category of gaming notebook has witnessed 51% development in initial 6 Months of this fiscal. The gaming market in India has grown quickly over the last decade, mainly due to increasing Internet and smartphone penetration paired with elevating income levels in the nation.

As per a media report, gaming market of India was capitalized at $543.08 Million in 2016 and by 2022 is planned to reach $800 Million. HP has rolled out a new Omen PC series (Omen 17 and Omen 15) with high-resolution displays and 10 Series high-performance GTX graphics from NVIDIA. The Omen 15 device has a price tag of Rs 80,990 and above, while Omen 17 might be obtainable for Rs 1.59 Lakh and above.

Global shipments of laptops for this quarter posted a chronological quarterly growth of 5.7%, as per the media report thus powering the gaming market. The firm also confirmed an increase of 3.6% as compared to the previous year, summing 39.96 Million units. The main boosting factors during this quarter are claimed to be market arrivals of fresh product models and biddings for contracts of laptops in North America. As for the complete H1 of 2017, the sturdy need from North America had a lion’s share to a worldwide shipment result that surpassed the expectations of the market.

In short, HP has decided to steer the gaming market in India shortly.