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Lenovo increasing in-house production a warning for Taiwan-based supply chain makers

Jul 16, 10:08

Lenovo will set up production lines in Japan and Brazil and is establishing lines at LCFC (Hefei) Electronics Technology, a joint venture making notebook and all-in-one PCs in northern...

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Notebook industry to push standardized prismatic lithium-ion batteries as a new specification

Jul 12, 01:50

Prismatic lithium-ion batteries (LIBs) that Intel has been aggressively promoting in the notebook industry, have already received full support from Japan-based Panasonic and Korea-based...

Notebook battery

Samsung, Toshiba consider slowing capacity expansion to hold NAND flash prices

Jul 6, 02:00

Samsung Electronics and Toshiba reportedly are mulling plans to decelerate capacity expansion at their 12-inch fabs in order to stop NAND chip prices from falling further, according...

Calin expanding DSLR lens capacity

Jul 5, 12:39

Calin Technology, a Taiwan-based maker of glass lens pieces mainly for use in Canon DSLR (digital single-lens reflex) cameras, is expanding it production capacity of such lens pieces...

CMI to recruit 3,000 more workers to increase production capacity

Jul 4, 01:55

Chimei Innolux (CMI) will recruit 3,000 new workers in July in order to expand its touch panel production capacity amid growing market demand.

GET to expand crystal growing capacity in 4Q12

Jul 2, 11:37

Taiwan-based solar wafer maker Green Energy Technology (GET) has 2GW of crystal growing capacity in Taiwan. The firm plans to lease another 1GW of capacity in China in the fourth...

Lin Hur-Lon, general manager of GET

Chipbond gold bumping capacity booked for iPhones, says report

Newswatch - Jun 29, 12:37

Chipbond Technology reportedly has cut into the supply chain for Apple's iPhone 5 through providing backend services for the LCD driver ICs used in the upcoming iPhones with retina...

Taiwan market: External storage device shipments up on year in capacity, down in value in 1Q12, says IDC

Jun 29, 01:00

Shipments of external storage devices in the Taiwan market during the first quarter of 2012 reached a total capacity of 18,461TB, growing on year by 13.4%, while the corresponding...

J Touch plant in China to reach 90% capacity in September

Jun 28, 15:05

The newly inaugurated touch panel plant of J Touch in Changsha, China will reach 90% of its capacity in September, as it is ramping up its supply of touch panels for low-end smartphones...

Quanta to manufacture Toshiba notebooks at Chongqing plants from July

Jun 28, 01:15

Toshiba, the sixth-largest notebook vendor worldwide, will have its notebooks from Quanta Computer shifted from Quanta's Songjiang plants to plants in Chongqing starting July, according...

Solartech to expand solar cell capacity from 800MW to 960MW

Jun 28, 01:10

Kong-Hsin Liu, chairman of Solartech, has revealed plans to expand solar cell capacity from 800MW to 960MW, and module capacity from 30MW to 120MW.

Solartech

Walton mulls capacity expansion at China subsidiary, plans to set up headquarters in western China

Jun 27, 01:20

Walton Advanced Engineering, a Taiwan-based provider of memory IC packaging and testing services, is evaluating the expansion of packaging and testing capacity at Walton Advanced...

LCD panel makers to allocate more production capacity for TV applications

Jun 26, 14:51

Panel makers have appropriated increasing portions of their production capacities for panels used in LCD TVs and tablet PCs in response to less growth potential in the global demand...

Strong ultra-like notebook demand creating shortages of slim panels and metal chassis

Jun 26, 01:25

Seeing ultrabooks suffer from weak sales, notebook brand vendors have turned to push ultra-like notebooks, causing slim panel and metal chassis to both see shortages, according to...

China TV orders exceed panel capacity

Jun 22, 01:20

Taiwan-based panel makers such as AU Optronics (AUO) and Chimei Innolux (CMI) are seeing orders from China-based TV brands exceed their production capacity, according to industry...

ASE, SPIL gearing up for capacity expansion

Jun 21, 14:45

IC packaging and testing firms Advanced Semiconductor Engineering (ASE) and Siliconware Precision Industries (SPIL) have both reiterated their commitment to expand capacity in 2012...

Intel aggressively planning for the smartphone industry

Jun 21, 01:20

Intel's Medfield platform-based smartphones have recently received attention from handset players and telecom carriers such as Orange, Lenovo, Motorola Mobility, ZTE and India-based...

Intel smartphone platform

Intel to host supply chain symposium focusing on ultrabooks

Jun 21, 01:05

Intel plans to host what it call the Intel Ultrabook Ecosystem Symposium in two locations, one in Taiwan on July 31 and one in China on August 2, according to sources from notebook...

ultrabook

SPIL steps up capacity expansion

Jun 20, 11:53

IC packager Siliconware Precision Industries (SPIL) is stepping up capacity expansion efforts in 2012 with planned capital expenditure of a record NT$17.5 billion, chairman Bough...

TPK 3Q12 capacity fully booked

Jun 20, 01:15

TPK has said its capacity is full for third-quarter 2012 and the firm expects sales to increase rapidly in August-September. Due to anticipation for Windows 8, downstream firms have...

Tom Sun, president of TPK

HannsTouch expects OGS capacity to become tight in 4Q12

Jun 19, 01:20

HannsTouch Solution (renamed from Sintek Photronic), a Taiwan-based maker of touch panels, will begin to supply OGS (one glass solution) touch panels for four vendors of Windows 8...

HannsTouch

Limited funds and lack of capacity expansion plans plague solar equipment sector

Jun 18, 12:45

On June 13, the world's second largest solar equipment firm, Germany-based Centrotherm, issued a statement indicating financial troubles of its credit lines. The firm noted that negotiations...

solar equipment

TXC says new capacity to arrive in 3Q12

Jun 15, 01:25

Quartz component supplier TXC is set to complete its capacity expansion plans by the end of the third quarter, in line with its original schedule, according to the company.

Solid capacitor maker Matsuki Polymer to ramp up capacity in 2012

Jun 12, 14:33

SMD solid capacitor maker Matsuki Polymer Technology, a subsidiary of Feei Cherng Enterprise, plans to ramp up production capacity by 50% to 60 million units a month in 2012, since...

Nvidia, AMD may miss PC replacement trend brought by Diablo 3

Jun 12, 01:35

Although the recent release of online PC game Diablo 3 has brought on a strong PC replacement trend in the consumer PC market, Nvidia and AMD may miss a good opportunity as their...

CMI expanding touch senor capacity

Jun 12, 01:25

Chimei Innolux (CMI) has been expanding its production capacity of touch sensors to meet an expected increase in demand for touch screens arising from Windows 8 and Ultrabook PCs,...

CMI

Capacitor makers uncertain over 2H12 outlook

Jun 11, 15:22

Most aluminum capacitor makers are conservative about the business outlook for the second half of 2012 due to slower than expected economic growth in China and the impact of the prolonged...

AimCore expands ITO coating capacity

Jun 6, 02:00

AimCore Technology, a Taiwan-based maker of touch panel and TN/STN LCD ITO glass, has expanded its ITO coating capacity to 10 lines, with monthly capacity hiked from 1.5 million glass...

Catcher Technology to expand alloy notebook casing capacity

Jun 4, 10:50

Catcher Technology will expand its production capacity of alloy notebook casings by gradually adding CNC machines from 12,000 currently to 15,000 beginning June 2012, according to...

notebook casings

Lingsen Precision, Greatek to expand capacity

May 30, 01:10

Lingsen Precision Industries and Greatek Electronics, two Taiwan-based providers of IC packaging/testing services, have set aside capex budgets of NT$800 million (US$27.1 million)...

Eris Technology setting up rectifier diode capacity

May 30, 01:05

Eris Technology, a Taiwan-based maker of rectifier diodes, moved its production base out of China in the third quarter of 2010 due to increased labor costs and labor shortages, and...

Samsung, Hynix scaling up capacity for LPDDR DRAM

May 29, 13:40

Samsung Electronics and Hynix Semiconductor have both ramped up LPDDR2 DRAM chips using 30nm-class process technologies, and delivered samples of LPDDR3 products with mass production...

Zhen Ding to expand PCB capacity in Thailand

Newswatch - May 28, 15:55

Zhen Ding Technology Holding, a Taiwan-based maker of PCBs, will invest THB530 million (US$16.7 million) to add buildings at its PCB factory in Thailand and additional over THB500...

Passive component makers ramping up capacity utilization rates

May 28, 12:51

Most passive component makers including Yageo, Cyntec, Ralec Electronics, Ta-I Technology, Walsin Technology all have ramped up their production capacity utilization rates to over...

SPIL to expand packaging, testing capacity at China subsidiary

May 28, 10:39

Siliconware Precision Industries (SPIL), a Taiwan-based provider of IC packaging/testing service, will add investment of US$100 million in Siliconware Technology (Suzhou) to expand...

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    Nvidia Tesla K40 accelerator

    Nvidia has unveiled the Tesla K40 GPU accelerator. Providing double the memory and up to 40% higher performance than its predecessor, the Tesla K20X GPU accelerator, and 10 times...

    Photo: Company, Nov 20.

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    Toshiba MQ02ABF slim HDD

    Toshiba has announced the launch of slim 7mm-height 2.5-inch, two-platter, 5,400 RPM SATA hard disk drives (HDD). The new MQ02ABF series, Toshiba's first two-platter 7mm-height HDD...

    Photo: Company, Oct 28.

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    Toshiba MQ01ACF series HDD

    Toshiba has announced that it will expand its family of small form factor 2.5-inch hard disc drives (HDDs) with a new series that packs up to 500GB of data storage into a unit with...

    Photo: Company, Aug 26.

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    Samsung PCIe SSD for ultra-slim notebooks

    Samsung Electronics has started to mass produce PCI-Express (PCIe) solid state drives (SSD) for ultra-slim notebooks. The new Samsung SSDs are shipped to major notebook makers starting...

    Photo: Company, Jun 19.

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    Samsung eMMC Pro Class 1500

    Samsung Electronics has begun volume production of an ultra-fast embedded memory for smartphones, tablets and other mobile devices in 16-, 32- and 64-gigabyte (GB) densities. The...

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