According to Digitimes, Asustek is dominating in the gaming sector and seen over 30 percent growth in Europe in 2015. Acer rules North America and is a top-three vendor in the Asia Pacific area.
There are five LCD monitor brand vendors –– Dell, Philips, HP, Lenovo and Samsung. Acer, Asustek, BenQ and ViewSonic are the also rans.
While Asustek is not seeing off the first-tier vendors in the desktop LCD monitor sector it has strong brand recognition in the gaming market and this has boosted its gaming monitor sales.
Asustek's monitor shipments have been seeing a 30 percent growth in Germany, France and Spain in the last 12 months. Its natural market has been Taiwan where it has a third of the market.
Acer also sees strong performance in the monitor market. It is apparently the largest vendor in North America, Thailand, the Philippines and Malaysia, ranking the third largest in Asia Pacific with an on-year shipment growth of 26 percent in 2015.