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Procurement Market Intelligence Report

Graphics & Video Accelerator Cards
Sourcing Guide & Market Trends

Comprehensive intelligence for making smart purchasing decisions

Learn about actual and potential costs

How much should I pay for Graphics & Video Accelerator Cards?

What is the average price of Graphics & Video Accelerator Cards?

This procurement report includes pricing information to help you purchase Graphics & Video Accelerator Cards. Our analysts provide a benchmark price and a price range based on key pricing factors to help you understand what you should be paying for this specific product or service. To see the average price for this and hundreds of other products and services, subscribe to ProcurementIQ.

Has the price of Graphics & Video Accelerator Cards been rising or falling?

Analysts look at market data from the previous three years to determine an overall price trend. You can use the recent price trends to help you understand price volatility and plan your budget.

I’m not ready to purchase Graphics & Video Accelerator Cards yet. Will I pay more if I wait too long?

We forecast the next three years of price movements by looking at factors likely to affect the market's supply chain, such as inputs, demand and competition. You can then use the price forecast to figure out the best time to purchase.

What other costs are associated with purchasing Graphics & Video Accelerator Cards?

Our analysts calculate the total cost of ownership and assign a level of low, moderate or high, depending on things like customization, integration and installation. Use this information to budget for Graphics & Video Accelerator Cards with a reduced risk of unexpected costs.

See how we display average pricing information, trends and market data.

Find the vendor to meet your needs

Where can I purchase ?

Market share concentration for graphics cards is low, with the top four suppliers controlling less than 30.0% of total market revenue. In total, there are an estimated 30 manufacturers and 10,000 wholesalers and retailers of graphics cards. Market concentration is high among manufacturers, but the existence of numerous distributors and... Subscribe to learn more.

Questions to ask potential suppliers

How can I gain leverage during negotiations?

Competition & Substitutes

How do you differentiate yourself in the market?

What acquisitions have you made and how do they affect your product offering?

Do you specialize in a specific customer segment?

If your company is acquired, how would that affect your operations?

Amidst widespread health concerns, what contingency plans are in place to mitigate risk to your clients and employees? Do you offer clients any flexible exceptions, such as contract suspensions?

Are you experiencing fluctuations in demand as a result of the coronavirus outbreak? What measures are you taking to handle increased/reduced demand?


What generation is your GPU?

How many displays or monitors can your graphics cards handle simultaneously?

What have your clients used your graphics cards for? Do you have graphics cards designed specifically for research purposes?

What have you included in your graphics cards to handle intensive graphic processing? Do your graphics cards have overclocking capabilities?

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Key elements for every RFP

What should my RFP include?

Project Budget

Buyers should specify their budget for graphics cards and any desired related services and goods.

Buyers should indicate when payment occur, such as upon award of the contract or over a period of time.

Selection Criteria

Buyers should look for vendors that offer hardware and software solutions that meet the requirements of the RFP.

Buyers should evaluate vendors based on previous client testimonials and their ability to provide quality customer service.

For a detailed list of key selection criteria, buyers should reference the Buying-Decision Scorecard section of this report.

Project Schedule

Buyers should provide the date and time proposals are due and state when award information will be available.

Buyers should include the RFP schedule and expected timeline for product delivery and installation.

Evaluate major factors to mitigate risk

How risky is the supply chain?

Supply chain risk is moderate for graphics card manufacturers. A moderate level of supply chain risk harms buyer power by increasing the chances that buyers face product issues due to upstream supplier shortages or unexpected exits from the market due to poor financial health. The main risk in the supply... Subscribe to learn more.