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2011-05-16

Acer ranks 3rd in WW Projectors Market for Q1 2011 - (Source: PMA,Pacific Media Associates)


Manno

According to the latest data distributed by the analyst firm PMA (Pacific Media Associates) Acer reached the third spot in the worldwide projector market in the first quarter of 2011 and achieved a 7.2% market share.

Despite showing a quarter on quarter slowdown (Q42010 vs.Q12011), if we consider the YOY performance, the global projectors market is seeing a growing trend and registers a 13% YOY growth.

Acer closed the past year with a 6.4% market share, built on that and increased its share to 7.2% in Q1 2011, with a promising 19% YOY growth, and achieved the third position in the worldwide ranking for the first time. A truly remarkable result.

In this scenario, Acer confirmed the solid second place in the EMEA ranking, and registered a perfomance in line with the market trend. The results, with a 13.8% market share and 4% YOY growth, are boding well.

Acer registered a good performance also in the AAP region, where it ranks number four and has a 6.7% market share. Here the YOY growth is 24%, while the QoQ result registered an awsome 68% increase.

Good achievements also for Acer China, where the market share in the first quarter of 2011 was 5.6%, with YOY growth of 109% and much better performance than the market average.

Acer portfolio includes a range of products designed to deliver the very best combination value and versatility. On top of it, Acer projectors are continuously upgraded to include the latest technologies, such as 3D projection, Acer SmartPen interactive projection and complete LED lighting line-ups. Now, most Acer projectors support leading 3D technologies delivering a stunning stereoscopic experience for really immersive lessons, presentation and videos. Thanks to its attention to user needs and market trends, Acer was able to reach the third position worldwide and to confirm its second spot in the EMEA market.