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  • RELATED RESEARCH
  • Significant Market Developments

This IDC study examines and contrasts the performance of the major home video game console hardware makers and associated game software providers in 2017. The market share changes of the Switch, Wii U, Wii, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, Xbox One, and Xbox 360 systems are tracked from 2011 to 2017 along several dimensions. North American dynamics...

  • Video Game Console
  • World
  • Trade
  • Microsoft Corporation
  • Nintendo Co., Ltd.
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  • RELATED RESEARCH

This IDC study examines and contrasts the performance of the leading home video game console hardware makers and related game software providers in 2016. The market share changes of the Wii U, Wii, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, Xbox One, and Xbox 360 are tracked since 2011 along several dimensions. North American dynamics are further broken...

  • Video Game Console
  • World
  • Trade
  • Microsoft Corporation
  • Nintendo Co., Ltd.
  • VIDEO GAME CONSOLE OVERVIEW
  • Global Static Video Game Console Unit Volume Sales 2014-2019

The console market for both static and hand-held devices is going through a period of dramatic change. Hand-held consoles continue to decline, as consumers eschew the platform for mobile gaming, while the launch of the Xbox One and PlayStation 4 has reinvigorated static console sales. New products will need to keep up with coming technological...

  • Tablet Computer
  • Video Game Console
  • World
  • Demand
  • Nintendo Co., Ltd.

Worldwide Video Game Console Market Shares, 2015: Sony Ups Its Game IDC Market Share FigureExecutive SummaryAdvice for Technology SuppliersMarket ShareWorldwideNorth AmericaWestern EuropeAsia/ Pacific (Including Japan)Rest of the WorldWho Shaped the YearSony (PlayStation ##)Micr

  • Consumer Electronics
  • Video Game Console
  • Japan
  • World
  • Market Shares

Worldwide Video Game Console Market Shares, 2014: Sony Closes Strong This IDC study primarily compares and contrasts the leading home video game console hardware makers and related game software providers in 2014.

  • Consumer Electronics
  • Video Game Console
  • North America
  • World
  • Market Shares
  • Worldwide Home Video Game Console and Microconsole Revenue, 2012-2021: Comparison of December 2016 and December 2017 Forecasts

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  • Video Game Console
  • World
  • Trade
  • Microsoft Corporation
  • Nintendo Co., Ltd.

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  • Video Game Console
  • United States
  • World
  • Demand
  • Market Shares
  • Games for hand-held video game consoles
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Over the forecast period, Nintendo (Hong Kong) is expected to defend its status as the second leading player in video games by taking measures to halt the decline in its value share. The player is expected to innovate and diversify in relation to its portfolio in order not to over rely on hand-held video game consoles and games, given the...

  • Video Game
  • Video Game Console
  • China
  • Forecast
  • Nintendo Co., Ltd.
  • HAND-HELD CONSOLE SALES WEIGHED DOWN BY SMARTPHONES

Sony Corp is one of the largest consumer electronics manufacturers in the world. The company’s lines of smartphones and televisions have long been underperforming making its video game console business one of the main sources of profitability. The PlayStation line of consoles has been dominating in the market, but rapidly advancing virtual...

  • Consumer Electronics
  • Video Game Console
  • World
  • Demand
  • Sony Corporation
  • NINTENDO OF EUROPE GMBH
  • KEY FACTS

At the core of Nintendo’s strategy will continue to be the frequent release of new video games software and hardware to maintain keen consumer interest in a highly dynamic and fast-moving sales environment. The company is expected to release new versions of its static video game consoles Wii and WiiU over the forecast period to defend its...

  • Video Game Console
  • Europe
  • Germany
  • Demand
  • Nintendo Co., Ltd.
  • interviews
  • PRODUCTION

Over the forecast period Microsoft Hong Kong Ltd is expected to maintain and consolidate its leading position in video games by getting more independent developers (like Sony) to develop games for its Xbox One and better integrating its console game business with its online gaming ecosystem. Euromonitor International Local Company Profiles...

  • Consumer Electronics
  • Video Game Console
  • China
  • Supply
  • Microsoft Corporation