IDC ranks AOC no. 1 in the gaming monitor market
Dubai, UAE: AOC has once again taken first place in market share for gaming monitors (100Hz and above) worldwide, according to the IDC Quarterly Gaming Tracker Q4 2021. It first captured the top slot in 2019 and has continued to lead the sector for the past three years.
As one of the world’s leading monitor and IT accessories brands, AOC has made great strides in gaming during this period, launching its sub-brand AGON by AOC to better consolidate its existing gaming line-up, extending the portfolio for casual gamers, competitive gamers, and ambitions esports players.
“It was a challenge for us to stay on the top and achieve best sales performance last year, and a major share of our success is due to our customers.” said Carol Anne Dias, Sales Director Middle East & Africa at AOC Monitor. “These achievements motivate us to continue developing the best cutting-edge gaming monitors and accessories that cater to casual and professional gamers,” she added.
AOC offers a large and ever expanding gaming monitor portfolio with numerous panel choices (IPS, VA, OLED), monitor sizes ranging from 24″ to 49″, various aspect ratios (16:9, 21:9, 32:9), resolution from Full HD up to Ultra HD and beyond (5120 x 1440), with refresh rates up to 360Hz and 0.1ms response time, AGON by AOC offers a gaming monitor for users of any budget and to meet any requirement.
AOC is not a newcomer in this sector and has been dedicated to the innovation and manufacturing of gaming monitors since 2014. Through understanding gamers’ passion and desire, AOC has collaborated with Porsche Design and RIOT Games on exclusive premium gaming monitors. AOC has also partnered up with successful e-sport organization G2 Esports, sponsoring various gaming events around the world, including Red Bull and ESL tournaments. In addition, AOC also hosted the highly competitive 3rd AOC Masters tournament online in APMEA and will continue to extend the power of AGON by AOC into gaming communities.
“AOC will continue working tirelessly to deliver the best products to keep our position as the key innovators in the gaming sector. Entering the second half of 2022, we will soon be revealing exciting initiatives and products for our customers. We will also continue revolutionizing the gaming market not just with monitors but with a variety of peripherals that will create a dynamic eSport ecosystem,” Dias concluded.
Founded in 1967, AOC is a globally leading monitor and IT accessories brand and a subsidiary of TPV Technology Limited, the world’s largest LCD manufacturer. AOC’s comprehensive product portfolio provides innovative, ergonomic, environmentally conscious and stylish solutions for professional as well as personal applications
The sub-brand of AOC, AGON by AOC, offers one of the strongest portfolios of high-performance gaming monitors in the world and a complete ecosystem of gaming accessories grouped in three categories: AOC GAMING for core gamers, AGON for competitive gamers and AGON PRO for esports enthusiasts and professional esports players. Since 2020 AGON by AOC has been one of the leading gaming monitor brands and a top choice of gamers worldwide.