The price increase in graphics card models from AMD and NVIDIA continues. After the prices of the GPUs fell again in the summer slowly, they go back rapidly again. One end of the trend is currently not in sight — bad news for all PC players.
NVIDIA & AMD: The prices rising cheerfully
The hardware crisis continues to hold on and ensures a further price increase in current graphics card models of NVIDIA and AMD. The 3DCenter experts have recovered the sales prices of the graphics accelerators in recent weeks and published their results in a graphic that lets the heart of PC players slide into the pants:
Thus, AMD graphics cards are sold twice as expensive in relation to the EIA, while NVIDIA models are traded 88 percent above the EIA. A look at the price history shows that sales prices have risen constantly in recent months (Source: 3DCenter).
Also worrying is the course of the dashed line indicating as it is the availability of the individual GPUs. The higher the line, the more video cards can be really buy. The problem: The availability of the current graphics card models seems to have fallen again in recent weeks, would also explain the higher sales prices.
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When will graphics cards and Co. be cheap?
Not only AMD and NVIDIA suffer from the current hardware crisis, Also Microsoft and Sony feel the effects of selling their Next-Gen consoles. Thus, the Xbox Series X and PS5 already appeared almost a year ago, but can not be easily freely acquired today.
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But when is the bottleneck to chips and Co. finally overcome? AMD boss Lisa SU expects the supply at the earliest in the summer 2022 with the demand. Until then, consumers and companies continue to expect delivery bottlenecks.