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    Taiwan handsets – 2Q 2015

    Aug 18, 15:21

    Taiwan's handset shipments registered growth in second-quarter 2015 thanks to impressive increases in shipments from Asustek and Acer. The strong showing of Asustek was in sharp contrast to the problems haunting HTC, whose global vendor rankings continued to...

    Taiwan notebooks - 2Q 2015

    Jul 24, 15:33

    The global notebook market remained sluggish in the second quarter of 2015. The seasonal pattern that has governed the notebook market previously will not appear in 2015, with Taiwan makers set to see on-year declines in the shipments during the second half of...

    Taiwan handsets – 1Q 2015

    May 15, 15:58

    Most of Taiwan's handset makers felt strong seasonal effects in the first quarter. Foxconn suffered particularly as a result of drastic drops in orders from Sony Mobile and Microsoft Mobile.

    Taiwan digital cameras – 1Q 2015

    Apr 28, 10:33

    DSCs continue to be cannibalized by smartphones with increasingly better camera functions. Taiwan's DSC makers saw a short-lived rebound in shipments in fourth-quarter 2014, but slipped back to a downward trend in first-quarter 2015.

    Taiwan notebooks – 1Q 2015

    Apr 24, 15:49

    The retail market was unable to digest the massive inventory of inexpensive notebooks in first-quarter 2015. The result was drastic drops in orders from vendors for their Taiwan-based ODMs, who were hit by the worst-ever sequential decline in shipments they had...

    Taiwan handsets – 4Q 2014

    Feb 13, 15:20

    Smartphone shipments from Taiwan's brand vendors and manufacturers broke the 20-million mark in the fourth quarter of 2014, buoyed by strong demand from the end market and OEM clients.

    Taiwan digital cameras – 4Q 2014

    Jan 28, 10:51

    Taiwan makers saw an on-year rise in DSC shipments during the fourth quarter of 2014, as driver IC shortages that had hampered their shipments in the previous quarter eased. But shipments for the entire 2014 continued to fall, and the trend of decline does not...

    Taiwan notebooks – 4Q 2014

    Jan 21, 15:53

    The notebook market saw significant demand for entry-level devices whose pricing levels were comparable to those of tablets in the fourth quarter of 2014, which maintained Taiwan ODMs' overall shipments at a level comparable to that of the previous quarter. But...

    Taiwan handsets – 3Q 2014

    Nov 20, 10:53

    Taiwan's top handset ODM Foxconn Electronics lost a significant amount of feature phone orders from Microsoft Mobile in the third quarter, while the biggest brand vendor HTC also saw a sharp decline in its shipments. But for others in Taiwan's handset sector,...

    Taiwan digital cameras – 3Q 2014

    Oct 30, 15:40

    The global digital still camera (DSC) market continued to decline in the third quarter of 2014, a trend reflected by Taiwan makers' significant on-year shipment drops. Worldwide DSC shipments are expected to drop almost 30% in 2014.

    Taiwan notebooks – 3Q 2014

    Oct 23, 11:55

    US notebook brand vendors' stronger-than-expected sales fueled their Taiwan-based ODM partners' shipment growth in the third quarter. In general, the enterprise segment saw better shipment momentum than the consumer segment, as Microsoft's termination of support...

    Taiwan handsets – 2Q 2014

    Jul 30, 09:17

    HTC's launch of its new smartphone models shot up both its own shipments and the overall shipments from Taiwan's handset sector in the second quarter. Although own-brand shipments were strong, ODM shipments were sluggish.

    Taiwan digital cameras – 2Q 2014

    Jul 30, 09:15

    Taiwan makers saw a rare rise in their DSC shipments in the second quarter of 2014, thanks to strong orders from clients who were launching new models for the spring season. While their shipments stand little chance of returning to levels seen in the pre-smartphone...

    Taiwan notebooks – 2Q 2014

    Jul 23, 12:53

    Taiwan's notebook makers saw an unexpected sequential rise in shipments in the second quarter after the end of Microsoft's support for Windows XP generated a wave of replacement demand. Compared to the same period of last year, their shipments still dropped....

    Taiwan digital cameras – 1Q 2014

    Apr 28, 16:05

    Shipment trends clearly show that the DSC market has been severely undermined by smartphones with improving camera functions. Taiwan's DSC shipments may grow sequentially in the second quarter 2014, but compared to the same period of 2013, they will register...

    Taiwan handsets – 1Q 2014

    Apr 25, 15:57

    HTC lost its title as the biggest handset maker in Taiwan to Chi Mei Communication Systems in the first quarter 2014, as the former saw a sharp drop in shipments. But overall shipments from Taiwan's handset sector declined only slightly during the quarter.

    Taiwan notebooks – 1Q 2014

    Apr 24, 14:24

    Seasonality and high inventories at clients undermined Taiwan notebook makers' first-quarter 2014 shipments, which dropped following three consecutive quarters of sequential growths. Their shipments will decline further in the second quarter, as demand remains...

    Taiwan digital cameras – 4Q 2013

    Feb 17, 15:48

    Taiwan's digital still camera (DSC) shipments dropped sharply in the fourth quarter of 2013 as challenges from camera-equipped smartphones continued. One of the major makers, Foxconn Electronics, has decided to quit the consumer DSC market.

    Taiwan handsets – 4Q 2013

    Feb 14, 15:37

    Taiwan's handset shipments registered slight sequential growth in the fourth quarter of 2013. While brand vendor HTC remained the top player in Taiwan's handset industry, ODM Chi Mei Communication Systems narrowed its gap. The ODM is expected to leapfrog HTC...

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