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Trina Solar establishes Asia Pacific regional headquarters in Singapore

Nov 2, 14:49

Trina Solar, a China-based integrated manufacturer of solar photovoltaic (PV) products, has announced the establishment of its Asia Pacific operating headquarters in Singapore.

Asustek and Acer quibble over notebook vendor rankings in China and Europe

Nov 1, 01:00

Asustek Computer, citing figures from research firm IDC, pointed out that the company's notebook shipments in China have already surpassed Acer and it has become the second largest...

Significant industry over-capacity to cause prolonged downturn in PV equipment revenues, says Solarbuzz

Oct 18, 14:55

Global PV equipment spending (including c-Si ingot-to-module and thin-film panels) is now projected to fall by more than 45% in 2012, down from an historic peak of US$13.1 billion...

Acer reports losses for 2Q11

Aug 25, 01:00

Acer has announced preliminary financial results for the second quarter of 2011 with consolidated revenues of NT$102.1 billion (US$3.5 billion), down 32% on year, while operating...

Acer chairman JT Wang

Acer ranks as top-2 vendor in Asia pacific PC market in 2Q11, says paper

Newswatch - Jul 21, 13:56

Acer ranked as the number two vendor in the Asia Pacific PC market in the second quarter of 2011 compared to the fourth position it held previously, according to a Chinese-language...

Acer reducing 2011 tablet PC shipment target by 50%

Jun 16, 01:10

Acer, on June 15, announced that the company has reduced its annual tablet PC shipment forecast from originally 5-7 million units to only 2.5-3 million units, a drop close to 50%...

Aptina opens engineering center in Taiwan

May 6, 01:00

Aptina has announced the opening of a new enginnering center in Hsinchu, Taiwan, in response to growing demand for its products and solutions from the Asia Pacific market.

BenQ aims at double LCD TV shipments in 2011

Mar 30, 01:25

With sales in China, the middle East, and Asia Pacific regions, BenQ aims to boost its LCD TV sales to 400,000-500,000 units in 2011, up from 200,000-30,000 units in 2010.

AOC 4Q10 sales up almost 60% on year

Mar 22, 01:50

Sales of AOC, a brand and business unit of TPV Technology, increased significantly by 58% on year in the fourth quarter of 2010 in the Asia Pacific (not include Japan) market and...

Acer signs contract with China-based Sunning to further cut into China market

Feb 17, 01:05

Acer announced on February 16, that the company has signed contracts with China-based IT channel vendor Sunning Appliance for a two year, US$500 million worth sales agreement. Acer...

Rising exchange rates of Asia currencies benefits US PC vendors

Feb 10, 01:10

US-based PC vendors such as Hewlett-Packard (HP), Dell and Apple are gaining advantages as exchange rates of Asia Pacific currencies to the US dollar are rising quickly, according...

RIM PlayBook in North America market in 1Q11, worldwide in 2Q11

Nov 19, 01:45

Research in Motion (RIM) is scheduled to introduce its tablet PC, the PlayBook, in the North America market in the first quarter of 2011 and then worldwide in the second quarter,...

Asia Pacific expected to have over 120 million LTE connections in 2015, say Taiwan makers

Nov 17, 01:15

The promotion of LTE under way in Asia Pacific countries will result in over 120 million LTE connections in the region in 2015, industry sources in Taiwan cited data released by Wireless...

HTC unveils Desire smartphones in Asia

Oct 8, 01:40

HTC has unveiled its new Android-based smartphones, the HTC Desire HD and Desire Z, in the Asia-Pacific with a total of 12 telecom carriers in the region already deciding to purchase...

UK-based IC distributor Premier Farnell opens online shop in Taiwan

Oct 5, 14:23

In addition to Taiwan-based IC distributors WPG Holdings and WT Microelectronics, and US-based rivals Arrow Electronics and Avnet Electronics, UK-based IC distributor Premier Farnell...

Nikon to enter mirrorless DSLR camera market

Sep 28, 02:15

Japan-based camera brand Nikon expects its new mirrorless DSLR-similar camera will help expand its market share in the interchangeable-lens camera (ILC) market in the Asia Pacific...

D-Link sees 61% of 2Q10 revenues from Asia Pacific and emerging markets

Aug 20, 11:02

D-link had 61% of its consolidated revenues of NT$8.217 billion (US$251 million) for the second quarter of 2010 coming from Asia Pacific and emerging markets which are mainly Russia,...

Fujitsu to rely more heavily on Taiwan partners in the future

Jul 29, 15:55

As Fujitsu plans to push US$400-600 notebooks in North America and Asia Pacific markets, and increased its outsourcing proportion to Taiwan makers from only 30% in 2009 to close to...

HTC to strengthen sales in Taiwan and Asia for expanding global market share

Jul 9, 11:12

HTC has mapped out plans to push up sales in Taiwan and a number of Asia Pacific markets, aiming to expand its share in the global smartphone market to a double-digit range.

IC distributor WPG 2Q10 revenues likely to beat target

Newswatch - Jun 29, 15:08

WPG, the largest IC distributor in the Asia Pacific region, has said strong sales in China may allow it to report better-than-expected sales results for the second quarter of 2010...

Prospects of hybrid HDDs in notebook market: Q&A with Seagate's Teh Ban-seng

Jun 21, 16:39

Seagate Technology on May 24, 2010 unveiled Momentus XT drive, a hybrid hard disk drive (HDD) series that combines 7,200rpm hard disk platters and a 4GB SSD (solid-state drive) made...

Seagate's Teh Ban-seng

Asia Pacific to become the largest smartphone market by 2012, Canalys says

Jun 15, 16:32

The smartphone market continues to see impressive growth around the world, and in particular the Asia Pacific (APAC) region. Shipments in the region are expected to grow 53% year-on-year...

HP sees drop in Asia Pacific notebook market share in 1Q10

May 6, 14:49

Hewlett-Packard's (HP's) notebook market share in Asia Pacific market (excluding Japan) in the first quarter dropped 3pp sequentially to only 17% with shipment volumes also down from...

Asia-Pacific chip revenues growth defies downturn in 2009, says iSuppli

Mar 18, 10:56

Combined revenues for semiconductor suppliers headquartered in the Asia-Pacific region reached US$44.5 billion in 2009, up 2.3% from US$43.5 billion in 2008, according to iSuppli...

Taiwan market: HTC expanding cooperation with retail channels to boost handset sales

Mar 16, 12:18

HTC (High Tech Computer) has decided to strengthen its cooperation with retail chains in Taiwan to boost sales, especially for the entry-level models, according to Jack Tong, vice...

Server shipments decline in Asia Pacific in 2009, but grow in 4Q09, says Gartner

Mar 4, 15:40

As a result of the challenging economic environment during 2009, server shipments to the Asia Pacific region showed a decline of 3.8% while vendor revenues fell 6.2% from 2008 levels,...

MediaTek looks to increase handset chip market share in emerging markets in 2010

Mar 3, 11:37

MediaTek expects emerging markets to be its major growth driver in 2010 and aims to grab a 50% share of handset chips in the areas, according to market sources. The company currently...

Asia Pacific demand for notebooks forecast to surpass US in 2010, Western Europe in 2012

Feb 2, 14:05

There will be 48.85 million notebooks shipped to the Asia Pacific market (excluding Japan) in 2010, surpassing shipments to the US market, but still lower than Western Europe's 53.46...

PC shipments in Asia Pacific rebounded by 32% in 4Q09, says IDC

Jan 21, 17:06

IDC's preliminary results show that the Asia Pacific (excluding Japan) PC market fell 3% sequentially, but grew 32% on-year in the fourth quarter of 2009, beating forecasts by 4%...

Transcend partners with Ingram Micro in US

Newswatch - Jan 20, 15:12

Transcend Information has reached a strategic partnership with Ingram Micro, under which Ingram Micro will distribute Transcend's complete product portfolio that includes DRAM modules,...

Xilinx says delivery of 40nm generation products progressing smoothly

Jan 13, 15:19

Xilinx is working closely with its foundry partners, and sees no supply constraints on 40/45nm FPGAs, according to Fai Yeung, vice president of sales for Xilinx Asia Pacific. Demand...

Xilinx Asia Pacific VP of sales Fai Yeung

STB vendor ADB eyes growth in Asia Pacific region

Dec 15, 15:23

STB (set-top box) vendor Advanced Digital Broadcast (ADB) expects its revenues generated from the Asia Pacific to grow in the next one to two years due to the fast growing IPTV markets...

HTC puts additional investment in Asia Pacific subsidiary

Newswatch - Nov 30, 16:36

HTC (High Tech Computer) has invested an additional US$23.607 million in its 100%-own subsidiary, High Tech Computer Asia Pacific, using all the shares of its two US-based subsidiaries,...

Most buyers would still choose regular notebooks over netbooks, says IDC

Nov 25, 16:58

The average household in the Asia Pacific excluding Japan region in 2009 has two PCs and bought a mini-notebook (netbook) as an additional PC, according to a recent IDC survey-based...

Yageo October 2009 revenues drop 7%

Nov 6, 11:43

Passive component maker Yageo has reported October revenues of NT$1.86 billion (US$57.26 million), reaching a 5% on-year growth and representing the second high in 2009.

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    HTC Sensation XL

    HTC has unveiled the HTC Sensation XL with Beats Audio integration, and a 4.7-inch screen, slim 9.9mm design. The HTC Sensation XL includes new lightweight urBeats headphones, created...

    Photo: Company, Oct 7.

  • Nvidia+Quadro+600+graphics+card

    Nvidia Quadro 600 graphics card

    Nvidia has announced the expansion of its Quadro professional graphics solutions based on the Fermi architecture. The new entry-level Quadro 600 is a half height solution that features...

    Photo: Company, Oct 13.

  • Nvidia+Quadro+2000+graphics+card

    Nvidia Quadro 2000 graphics card

    Nvidia has announced the expansion of its Quadro professional graphics solutions based on the Fermi architecture. The mid-range Quadro 2000 with 192 CUDA processing cores now bring...

    Photo: Company, Oct 8.

  • Memoright+FTM25%2C+GTR18+SSDs+

    Memoright FTM25, GTR18 SSDs

    Memoright is showcasing its ruggedized, extended temperature SSD solutions as well as a wide range of SDDs for industrial PCs, business servers and storage systems at the Flash Memory...

    Photo: Company, Aug 18.

  • Veeco+TurboDisc+K465i+GaN+MOCVD+system

    Veeco TurboDisc K465i GaN MOCVD system

    Veeco Instruments has introduced a new gallium nitride (GaN) MOCVD system for production of high-brightness (HB) LEDs - the TurboDisc K465i. The new TurboDisc K465i can drive LED...

    Photo: Company, Jan 21.

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