Taipei, Wednesday, July 8, 2015 14:38 (GMT+8)
partly cloudy
Taipei
34°C
Taiwan market: HP launches multi-touch notebook
Yen Ting Chen, Taipei; Joseph Tsai, DIGITIMES [Tuesday 16 December 2008]

Hewlett-Packard (HP) has launched its TouchSmart tx2-1003AU touch screen notebook in Taiwan.

The notebook features an AMD Turion X2 RM-74 processor, 250GB hard drive, ATI Radeon HD 3200 GPU with 64MB DDR2 sideport memory and 12.1-inch WXGA capacitive touch panel. Quanta Computer manufactures the notebook for HP.

HP pointed out that it plans to abandon single-touch technology and completely enter the multi-touch era in 2009.

HP's TouchSmart tx2 series notebooks will target the consumer market with prices around NT$34,900 (US$1,054). The company believes the series will expand the scale of the touch screen notebook market.

Touch panel makers are also optimistic about touch panel demand in 2009 and expect monthly shipment volumes of around 100,000 units.

HP TouchSmart tx2 touchscreen notebook

HP TouchSmart tx2 touchscreen notebook
Photo: Yen Ting Chen, DIGITIMES, December 2008

Realtime news
  • GCL-Poly Energy to set up solar-grade monocrystalline wafer capacity

    Green energy | 11min ago

  • Samsung Display to shift 48-inch TV panel production to 49-inch units

    Displays | 18min ago

  • Digitimes Research: Shipments of Intel CPU-based Android tablets to decline in 2015

    Mobile + telecom | 26min ago

  • Windows 10 unlikely to hiking PC demand, say Taiwan ODMs

    Before Going to Press | Jul 7, 21:48

  • Taiwan June export value down, says MOF

    Before Going to Press | Jul 7, 21:45

  • Supply chains prepping for new fingerprint recognition smartphones

    Before Going to Press | Jul 7, 20:57

  • Epistar June revenues lowest in 2015

    Before Going to Press | Jul 7, 20:57

  • Aurora June revenues up

    Before Going to Press | Jul 7, 20:55

  • Thinking June sales increase 3.8%

    Before Going to Press | Jul 7, 20:51

Pause
 | 
View more
High-brightness LED market trends and forecast, 2015
Wireless broadband developments in Southeast Asia markets
The transition to 4k TV - UHD TV market forecast, 2014-2017
  • Wireless broadband developments in Southeast Asia markets

    As of 2013, the 10 ASEAN nations had a total of over 700 million mobile subscriptions, with the CAGR from 2003-2013 reaching 24%. This Digitimes Research Special Report analyzes the various mobile broadband markets in ASEAN and looks at the respective trends in 4G LTE development for those markets.

  • 2015 global tablet demand forecast

    This Digitimes Research Special Report provides a 2015 forecast for the global tablet market and analyzes the strategies of key market players such as Google, Apple, Intel, and Microsoft.

  • 2015 China smartphone panel trend forecast

    This Digitimes Research Special Report analyzes the strategies of key China-based major panel makers BOE, Tianma and IVO for attacking the different market segments through technology and pricing, and their relationship to local vendors Huawei, Lenovo, ZTE, Xiaomi and Coolpad.