Chip shortagehas caused trouble in the gaming industry since last year. If you want to buy a PS5, Xbox Series X/S or RTX 30 graphics card, you won’t be able to get it easily until 2023.
At the meeting where Intel’s revenues in the second quarter were discussed, CEO Pat Gelsinger Chip shortage will continue in 2022 however, he stated that there may be problems in 2023 as well. At the meeting, Gelsinger said, “While he said shortages will still happen in the second half of the year, in a year or two the industry may be able to meet demand.” said.
This isn’t the first time we’ve heard news that the chip shortage will last longer. In May, Nvidia CEO Jensen Huang said that the shortage of supplies for the RTX 30 would last until the second half of this year. At the same time, Sony CFO Hiroki Tokoi, He stated that the PS5 will not be easily available in 2022.
Based on this shortage, it is extremely difficult to find important devices in the game world. While many of these are sold online, many are out of stock in an unpredictable way.
To alleviate this shortage, in February The Biden administration signed a decree to review this situation. Beyond the chip shortage, black marketers continue to wreak havoc on the market.