Taiwan handsets – 4Q 2017Tuesday 27 February 2018
Taiwan's handset shipments grew significantly in 2017 because of strong orders from HMD Global for Nokia-branded devices. HMD's manufacturing partner, Foxconn, benefited most.
Global tablet market – 4Q 2017Wednesday 14 February 2018
Based on Digitimes Research's statistics, tablet shipments worldwide totaled 45.96 million units in the fourth quarter of 2017. The better-than-expected performance was driven by strong consumer spending in the high season, which benefited tablet brands and white-box...
Taiwan notebooks – 4Q 2017Friday 9 February 2018
Worldwide notebook shipments, not including detachable 2-in-1 devices, were weaker than expected and arrived at only around 41.15 million units in the fourth quarter of 2017, registering their first on-year decline after four consecutive quarters of on-year growths...
Taiwan handsets – 3Q 2017Tuesday 5 December 2017
Shipments of Nokia-branded devices to HMD Global continued to buoy Taiwan's handset shipments in the third quarter of 2017. HMD's manufacturing partner, Foxconn, benefited most.
Global tablet market – 3Q 2017Thursday 16 November 2017
According to Digitimes Research statistics, third-quarter 2017 global tablet shipments totaled 42.29 million units, outperforming market expectation. Shipments of both brand and white-box tablets showed obvious on-quarter growth with the shopping season kicking...
Taiwan notebooks – 3Q 2017Monday 6 November 2017
The notebook industry still saw increased demand from the enterprise sector in the third quarter of 2017, but the shipment momentum in the consumer space continued to wane.
Taiwan handsets – 2Q 2017Thursday 24 August 2017
The revival of the Nokia brand by HMD Global is benefitting Taiwan's handset manufacturing sector. Orders for Nokia-branded feature phones have become a main growth driver for Taiwan's handset shipments.
Global tablet market – 2Q 2017Wednesday 9 August 2017
According to Digitimes Research statistics, global tablet shipments in the second quarter of 2017 totaled 33.39 million units, down 10.3% from the level of the previous quarter as white-box vendors reduced their shipments due to rising memory costs and the market...
Taiwan notebooks – 2Q 2017Wednesday 9 August 2017
Replacement demand from the North America and Europe enterprise sector for Windows 10 notebooks was rising in third-quarter 2017, during which Chromebook shipments also saw impressive growth.
Global tablet market – 1Q 2017Tuesday 23 May 2017
Cannibalized by large-size smartphones, global tablet shipments in first-quarter 2017 dropped 16.7% on year to reach 37.12 million units.
Taiwan handsets – 1Q 2017Friday 19 May 2017
Taiwan's handset shipments have improved significantly thanks to feature phone orders from HMD Global.
Taiwan notebooks – 1Q 2017Friday 5 May 2017
Growing adoption of Windows 10 in the enterprise sector fueled notebook shipment growth on an annual basis in the first quarter of 2017.
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.