Acer Full-Year Revenue Up, Gaming Soars 70%
Acer has post a 2.2% lift in 2018 full year revenue, despite a declining global PC market. Gaming has continued to boom, with full year divisional revenues soaring 70% [YoY], and 32% in Q4.
The company’s gaming division encompasses notebooks, desktop PCs and monitors, with Russia and Southeast Asia posting the highest double-digit growth.
Overall, full-year consolidated revenues notched NT$242.57 billion (US$7.87 billion).
For the month of December, revenues jumped 4.1% on-year, but slipped 1.5% on-month.
Acer admits an extended CPU supply shortage impacted its full-year [and December] PC business.
Despite the declining PC market, the company achieved double-digit on-year growth in several subsidiary businesses including its digital displays division, Acer Cyber Security, Weblink International, GadgeTek and AOPEN.
Further information and past financial reports are available from Acer’s Newsroom here.