Taipei, Sunday, December 21, 2014 21:30 (GMT+8)
mostly cloudy
Taipei
14°C
Digitimes Research: Taiwan to ship over 34.6 million notebooks in 1Q14
Joanne Chien, DIGITIMES Research, Taipei [Friday 17 January 2014]

Taiwan-based ODMs/OEMs will ship 34.623 million notebooks for a global market share of 85% during the first quarter of 2014, with shipments decreasing 11.2% on quarter and 4.3% on year, according to Digitimes Research.

In terms of screen size, below 12-inch will account for 9.4% of shipments, 12-inch for 2.7%, 13-inch for 13%, 14-inch for 26.9%, 15-inch for 43% and 16-inch and above for 5%, Digitimes Research indicated.

Quanta Computer will be the largest ODM/OEM taking up 30.27% of shipments, followed by Compal Electronics with 26.28%, Wistron with 14.30%, Inventec with 9.10% and Foxconn with 3.70%.

Hewlett-Packard (HP) will be the largest client accounting for 20.2% of shipments, Lenovo will account for 14.2%, Dell 13.9%, Asustek Computer 11.1%, Acer 10.7%, Apple 9.0%, Toshiba 7.9%, Sony 2.9%, NEC 1.0% and Fujitsu 0.5%. However, Lenovo will have the largest global market share at 19.4%, followed by HP with 17.2%, Dell with 11.8%, Asustek with 9.4% and Acer with 9.1%.

This article is an excerpt from a Digitimes Research Quarterly Data Report (Taiwan notebooks – 4Q 2013). Visit our latest Data reports.

MSI GTX 900 GAMING series
Trends and forecasts for the China FPD industry, 2014-2017
Greater China touch panel shipment forecast through 2015
  • 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.

  • Greater China touch panel shipment forecast through 2015

    This Special Report provides forecasts through 2015 for Greater China touch panel shipments with breakdowns based on technology (glass, film, resistive), application (smartphone, NB and tablet) and by firm.

  • 2014 global tablet demand forecast

    This report analyzes the main players, their strategies and shipments forecasts for 2014, as well as other factors contributing to either growth or decline in various segments within the tablet market, with a particular focus on Apple, Google, Samsung, and Microsoft, along with whitebox vendors.