Pacific Media Associates (PMA) just announced market share results for projectors for Taiwan. Optoma beat out Epson for the top spot in Q1’08 with 28.7% unit shipment share. A total of 17,700 projectors were shipped in Taiwan in Q1’08. Epson was #2 with 22.2% share followed by Viewsonic with 7.2% and BenQ with 7.1% share.
Optoma HD80 1080p Home Theater Projector
Optoma’s numbers are even stronger when you consider just the consumer market. Optoma took a commanding 44.2% unit shipment share followed by Epson, Panasonic and Sanyo. In the commercial (enterprise) market, Optoma was in the lead with 26.4% unit shipment share followed by Epson, Viewsonic, BenQ and Hitachi.
Optoma is targeting a 30% unit shipment share for 2008 in the commerical market as well as for the overall projection market in Taiwan. Telly Kuo, Optoma’s Asica Pacific Region VP and General Manager expects a total of 25,000 unit shipments for 2008.
[tags]Optoma, Front Projector, 1080p, DLP, Full HD, 1920 x 1080, Viewsonic, Hitachi, Epson, Sanyo, BenQ[/tags]