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Nokia to offer ARM-based smartbook in addition to Booklet 3G, say Taiwan makers

Aug 26, 11:14

Nokia, in addition to its recently unveiled netbook, the Nokia Booklet 3G, will offer an ARM-based smartbook and soon settle ODM orders, according to Taiwan-based handset makers.

Nokia announces Booklet 3G mini-notebook

Aug 25, 16:21

Nokia has announced the Booklet 3G mini-notebook (netbook) powered by Intel's Atom processor.

China Mobile 3G subscribers top one million in July 2009

Aug 21, 15:35

The total number of 3G subscribers of China Mobile reached 1.09 million at the end of July 2009, an increase of 129,000 from the previous month, according data released by the largest...

Taiwan 3G operator APBT plans for IPO

Aug 17, 11:58

Asia Pacific Broadband Telecom (APBT), the only 3G mobile telecom carrier in Taiwan that adopts the CDMA2000 standard, will file an application for IPO (initial public offering) in...

Taiwan market: CHT expects 3G users to make up 50% of mobile phone user base at end of 3Q09

Aug 14, 16:42

Chunghwa Telecom (CHT) expects its 3G subscribers to grow to account for 50% of all its mobile subscribers services at the end of the third quarter of 2009, according to the compan...

TriQuint to supply PAs bundled with MediaTek TD-SCDMA chips in 2010

Aug 10, 10:59

TriQuint Semiconductor will begin small-volume shipments of power amplifier (PA) products bundled with MediaTek's TD-SCDMA chips in 2010, according to market sources.

IC distributor Alltek to enjoy revenue growth on China demand

Aug 7, 10:22

Alltek Technology expects to enjoy revenue growth through August, thanks to increased demand for 3G base stations in China, according to market watchers. The IC distributor has entered...

TSMC replaces PHS with customized 3G handsets offered by CHT

Aug 3, 16:19

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) has begun replacing low-power PHS (personal handyphone system) handsets used by about 20,000 employees for internal communications...

SiPix starts on second e-paper plant

Jul 30, 16:05

SiPix Imaging, an e-paper subsidiary of AU Optronics (AUO), has recently started to establish its second e-paper plant to satisfy client demand, according to chairman, CT Liu.

ECS to supply WiMAX and 3G modules

Jul 29, 12:01

Taiwan-based motherboard maker Elitegroup Computer Systems (ECS) has extended its production to include WiMAX and 3G modules targeting telecom service providers, according to the...

China will surpass Japan in 2014 to become largest telecom services market in Asia, says Pyramid Research

Jul 27, 14:34

Fueled by mobile penetration into the rural market and by uptake of 3G services, China's telecommunications market will generate US$187 billion by 2014, surpassing Japan to become...

Siano debuts CMMB mobile-TV chip with conditional access and descrambling

Jul 27, 11:29

Siano Mobile Silicon has announced the SMS1186 CMMB TV receiver chip, a drop in replacement to its SMS1180, which adds on-chip decoding support for Pay-TV services which are emerging...

Taiwan market: Netbook vendors seeing increasing bundling with 3G services

Jul 24, 17:07

Acer, Asustek Computer and BenQ have seen an increase in the number of netbook sales in the Taiwan market made via bundle deals with 3G services. Meanwhile, netbooks accounted for...

China market: Slow 3G handsets sales push vendors to focus again on 2G models

Jul 21, 13:46

Sales of 3G handsets in the China market have been slower than expected recently, pushing some handset vendors to reinforce sales in the 2G segment in order to maintain their market...

Wintek resumes second 3G line for new orders

Jul 14, 11:50

Taiwan small- to medium-size LCD panel maker Wintek has resumed its second 3G line due to new LCD panel orders, with production slated for the third quarter, according to the compa...

Ericsson said to land contracts worth over 11 billion yuan with China 3G operators

Newswatch - Jul 10, 18:18

Ericsson has signed up a supply contract with China Mobile worth 6.8 billion yuan (US$995.6 million) and another with China Unicom for 4.8 billion yuan, according to recent local...

China market: 3G handset sales to top 5 million units in 2H09, says CCID

Jul 2, 15:47

Sales of 3G handsets in the China market are expected to top five million units in the second half of 2009, according to CCID Consulting.

IC distributor WPG sees 3G chip sales soar

Jun 29, 15:13

WPG Holdings' sales of chips used in 3G network interface cards (NICs) in June will be more than three times the May level, driven by China mobile service providers' 3G-netbook bundle...

Vibo Telecom to issue convertible bonds

Jun 29, 09:48

Vibo Telecom, one of five 3G mobile telecom carriers in Taiwan, will issue five-year convertible bonds to raise an estimated NT$3.49 billion (US$107 million) for private placement,...

China market: Nokia unveils 11 new handsets for emerging 3G segment

Jun 26, 14:18

Nokia unveiled a total of 11 new handsets in the China market recently. The new lineup includes nine WCDMA-enabled models and one CDMA EVDO-enabled handset, cashing in on the increasing...

APBT expects to break even in 2009

Jun 26, 12:08

Asia Pacific Broadband Telecom (APBT), the only one of Taiwan's five 3G mobile telecom carriers that adopts CDMA 2000 standard, expects to break even in 2009, company chairwoman Sophia...

Base station market contracting, says In-Stat

Jun 24, 14:06

After many years of rapid growth, the worldwide cellular base station market revenues will decline 22% in 2009, with shipments falling from the high levels of the 3G rollout frenzy...

Intel and Nokia team up for new mobile platform

Jun 24, 11:10

Intel and Nokia on June 23 announced a long-term relationship to develop a new class of Intel architecture-based mobile computing device and chipset architectures which will combine...

MediaTek sales expected to be driven by WCDMA, TD-SCDMA in 2H09

Jun 22, 15:52

MediaTek's 3G chip product lines - TD-SCDMA and WCDMA chips - are expected to start volume shipments by the end of the third quarter and drive company revenues for the second half...

Taiwan market: Chunghwa Telecom to launch iPhone 3G S in August

Jun 22, 14:13

Chunghwa Telecom (CHT), the exclusive sales agent of Apple's iPhone 3G in Taiwan, will start selling the newer iPhone 3G S in August, the company revealed at its 2009 shareholders...

Gemalto looks to tap market for netbooks bundled with 3G services

Jun 19, 17:48

With more mobile service providers offering subsidized netbooks bundled with 3G services, smart card maker Gemalto is looking to tap the market with its UpTeq SIM card platform. Gemalto...

MSI lands ultra-thin notebook orders from LG, says paper

Newswatch - Jun 18, 15:08

Micro-Star International (MSI) recently landed ultra-thin notebook orders from Korea-based LG and will start shipping in the second half of 2009, according to a Chinese-language Economic...

China operators slow down 3G expansion projects

Jun 18, 11:40

China Mobile, China Unicom and China Telecom have all recently slowed down the expansion of their 3G businesses amid mounting complaints of poor 3G network performance from consumers...

LTE becomes real, says In-Stat

Jun 12, 16:50

Despite the buzz about LTE, only 11% of total cellular subscriptions worldwide are 3G, according to In-Stat. By 2013, the percentage will rise to 28%. Meanwhile, LTE is moving beyond...

Apple reportedly secures NAND flash supply for new iPhone 3G S

Newswatch - Jun 10, 16:39

Apple has sourced sufficient NAND flash chips to avoid interrupting shipments of its new iPhone 3G S, according to industry sources. The just-announced iPhone is expected to positively...

Taiwan market: RIM launches BlackBerry Storm in cooperation with Taiwan Mobile

Jun 9, 15:36

RIM (Research in Motion) launched its touchscreen-enabled BlackBerry Storm in the Taiwan market in cooperation with 3G operator Taiwan Mobile on June 8.

Norm Lo (left), RIM VP for Asia-Pacific with executives from Taiwan Mobile

Apple unveils iPhone 3G S, drops iPhone 3G price to US$99

Jun 9, 11:03

Apple has unveiled the iPhone 3G S, what the company calls the most powerful iPhone yet. New features include improved speed and performance – up to twice as fast as iPhone...

Despite recession, global wireless infrastructure capex should grow at least 1.5% in 2010, says ABI Research

Jun 8, 16:35

According to ABI Research, worldwide capex on wireless infrastructure should still post an on-year growth of 1.5% between 2009 and the end of 2010.

China said to spend US$146 billion for 3G networks in next three years

Jun 5, 10:54

China plans to pour in as much as one trillion yuan (US$146.4 billion) for the establishment of its 3G networks in the next three years, according to Liu Liqing, chairman of the China...

Computex 2009: Huawei pushing sales of 3G modules

Jun 5, 09:36

China-based Huawei Technologies is exhibiting its 3G modules at the ongoing Computex 2009 with an aim to boost sales in cooperation with Taiwan-based netbook makers.

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