Taiwan LCD monitors – 4Q 2017Tuesday 27 February 2018
Taiwan makers share of worldwide monitor shipments rose slightly in 2017, as their Korea-based competitors became less interested in the mature monitor market that offered weak profits.
Taiwan LCD TVs – 4Q 2017Wednesday 21 February 2018
Asia overtook North America to become Taiwan LCD TV suppliers' largest market in the fourth quarter of 2017, as a result of dramatic increases in shipments to China of Foxconn-made Sharp's LCD TVs.
Taiwan LCD TVs – 3Q 2017Tuesday 14 November 2017
Shipments to North America saw significant growth in the third quarter of 2017 because of seasonality. Year-end holiday promotions are expected to drive up Taiwan's LCD TV shipments in the fourth quarter.
Taiwan LCD monitors – 3Q 2017Tuesday 7 November 2017
After four consecutive quarters of on-year declines, Taiwan's monitor shipments finally rebounded in the third quarter of 2016, thanks to significant increases in shipments from TPV and weakened competition from China-based BOE.
Taiwan LCD TVs – 2Q 2017Monday 14 August 2017
Taiwan TV makers' shipments to some of their China-based clients were weakened by rising LCD panel prices in the second quarter of 2017, during which shipments to China's financially-troubled LeEco had mostly stopped.
Taiwan LCD monitors – 2Q 2017Thursday 3 August 2017
The worldwide LCD monitor market continues to shrink with Taiwan makers seeing more competition from China firms.
Taiwan LCD TVs – 1Q 2017Thursday 11 May 2017
Taiwan shipped only 6.74 million LCD TV shipments in the first quarter, the lowest quarterly performance since the third quarter of 2009's 5.81 million units, with the total representing a sharp 33.2% sequential decline.
Taiwan LCD monitors – 1Q 2017Friday 28 April 2017
Taiwan's LCD monitor shipments slipped under the 20 million threshold in the first quarter of 2017, slipping 6.2% on year to reach only 18.21 million units, as demand for LCD monitors remained weak. LCD monitor demand is unlikely to see any major recovery and...
Taiwan LCD TVs – 4Q 2016Monday 20 February 2017
Asia is becoming more important for Taiwan's LCD TV makers. Asia's share of their shipments has increased to a level comparable to that for North America.
Taiwan LCD monitors – 4Q 2016Monday 20 February 2017
The LCD monitor market has yet to hit bottom, with Taiwan makers expected to see their shipments continue to fall in the first quarter of 2017.
Taiwan LCD TVs – 3Q 2016Monday 28 November 2016
Taiwan LCD TV makers saw some impacts from panel shortages in the third quarter of 2016, but their shipments still managed to achieve significant growth thanks to demand from the North America market.
Taiwan LCD monitors – 3Q 2016Friday 25 November 2016
Taiwan's LCD monitor shipments hardly grew in the third quarter of 2016, traditionally the peak season for the sector, as orders from HP and Dell dropped.
Apple next-generation 5.85-inch OLED iPhone MBOM much lower than iPhone X, says Digitimes ResearchWednesday 21 March 2018
Apple plans to launch a new 5.85-inch OLED iPhone this year as an upgrade to the existing iPhone X, but the vendor has managed to reduce the new device's initial manufacturing bill of materials (MBOM) to a level much lower...
Digitimes Research worldwide notebook shipment update – February 2018Thursday 15 March 2018
Worldwide top-5 notebook brands saw their combined shipments increase slightly from a month ago in February, led mainly by US-based vendors. As for the first two months of 2018 combined, the shipments were flat from the...
Taiwan top-3 foundries to see combined revenues rise 10% on year in 1Q18, says Digitimes ResearchWednesday 14 March 2018
Combined revenues of Taiwan's top-3 foundries - Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC), United Microelectronics (UMC) and Vanguard International Semiconductor (VIS) - are estimated at US$9.96 billion in the first...
Digitimes Research worldwide notebook shipment update – January 2018Monday 5 March 2018
With the notebook market entering the traditional slow season, the worldwide top-5 notebook brands saw their combined shipments drop for the second consecutive month in January 2018. However, compared to the same month...
Taiwan LCD TV shipments to drop nearly 30% in 1Q18, says Digitimes ResearchTuesday 27 February 2018
Shipments of LCD TVs by Taiwan-based makers are expected to decline nearly 30% sequentially to 7.14 million units in the first quarter of 2018 due to seasonal factors, according to Digitimes Research.
China smartphone AP shipments to fall 18% in 1Q18, says Digitimes ResearchTuesday 27 February 2018
Shipments of smartphone-use application processors in China are expected to decline 18.2% sequentially in the first quarter of 2018, according to Digitimes Research.
Samsung Galaxy S9 devices to feature SLP, dual-lens cameras, Digitimes Research saysFriday 23 February 2018
Samsung Electronics' forthcoming Galaxy S9 and S9+, which are expected to be unveiled at MWC 2018, are likely to employ substrate-like PCB (SLP) products to enable more space for components such as dual-lens camera modules...
Top-5 notebook vendors see on-month shipment declines in January, Digitimes Research saysFriday 23 February 2018
Global notebook shipments (Wintel-based models) by the top-five brands and top-three ODMs suffered declines on month in January due to seasonality, according to Digitimes Research.
Worldwide tablet shipments to reach new low in 1Q18, says Digitimes ResearchMonday 5 February 2018
Worldwide tablet shipments totaled around 46 million units in the fourth quarter of 2017, better than Digitimes Research's original forecast thanks to increasing demand from year-end holidays. Both brand and white-box tablet...
China smartphone shipments to fall over 30% on quarter in 1Q18, says Digitimes ResearchFriday 2 February 2018
Smartphone shipments in the China market are likely to decline over 30% sequentially in the first quarter of 2018 after such shipments expanded nearly 10% on quarter to 199.8 million units in the October-December period...
Global AP market, 2017-2021Monday 12 March 2018
Digitimes Research estimates total shipments of smartphone application processors (AP) worldwide will grow 1.5% on year to 1.67 billion units in 2018. The slowing growth in the smartphone market means global smartphone AP shipments will only grow at a mild pace...
Taiwan server shipment forecast and industry analysis, 2018Monday 8 January 2018
In 2018, global server shipments will grow 8.5% to reach 13.73 million units. Digitimes Research estimates server shipments worldwide will grow at a CAGR of 6.5% during the period 2017-2022, with growth mainly driven by large-scale data centers and the China...
China AMOLED panel capacity expansion forecast, 2016-2020Thursday 8 June 2017
This Digitimes Research Special Report examines the China AMOLED industry, focusing on the expansion capacity of the makers, the current implementation plans of major smartphone vendors in the market and the technological hurdles faced by China's makers.