DRAM, the price increase will continue – GinjFo

by Kelvin
DRAM, the price increase will continue - GinjFo
TOUGHRAM RGB DDR4 3600 MHz 16GB (DRAM)

TOUGHRAM RGB DDR4 3600 MHz 16GB (DRAM)

The forecasts around RAM are not encouraging. Trendforce is counting on a further rise in prices. However, it should be lower than that observed in the previous quarter.

  

The memory market will remain under pressure in the coming weeks and months. The latest figures offered by Trendforce expect price increases to continue. In concrete terms, demand will remain higher than supply, which will drive up prices

RAM, + 8% in the worst case scenario

DRAM Price, TrendForce Forecast July 2021

DRAM Price, TrendForce Forecast July 2021

Overall, these forecasts around DRAM and VRAM announce an increase of between 3 to 15%. So in the worst-case scenario (+ 8%) we will be well below the +18 to + 23% observed in the previous quarter.

In detail, the price of DRAM for our PCs should climb between 3 to 8% against + 5 to + 10% for that to server destinations. In the market of smartphones it is possible that the + 15% bar is reached against +8 to + 13% for VRAM. The latter is aimed at graphics cards.

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