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Digitimes Research: China-based smartphone touch panel makers see 8.2% sequential drop in 3Q13 shipments

Oct 28, 15:26

China-based makers shipped a total of 99.945 million touch panels used in smartphones in third-quarter 2013, decreasing 8.2% sequentially, while total shipments of 30.990 million...

Digitimes Research: Taiwan ODMs see decreases in 3Q13 digital camera shipments

Oct 28, 11:03

Taiwan-based ODMs Ability Enterprise, Altek, Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry) and Asia Optical shipped a total of 5.074 million digital cameras in the third quarter...

Digitimes Research: Large-size TFT LCD panel shipments grow 0.8% in 3Q13

Oct 24, 20:50

Global large-size (9-inch and above) TFT LCD panel shipments reached 175.6 million units in the third quarter of 2013, up 0.8% on quarter, according to Digitimes Research.

Digitimes Research: China 4Q13 smartphone AP shipments to contract

Oct 22, 10:50

Shipments of smartphone applications processors in China are expected to drop by 1.5% sequentially to 94.95 million units in the fourth quarter of 2013, according to Digitimes Rese...

Digitimes Research: Number of LEDs used in Ultra HD TV panels to grow 91% in 2014

Oct 21, 22:04

The number of LEDs used in Ultra HD TV panel backlighting in 2014 is expected to reach 497 million units, up 91% on year, according to Digitimes Research.

Digitimes Research: Silicon Works LDI business posts revenue drop in 2Q13 on falling iPad shipments

Oct 18, 15:10

South Korea-based IC design house Silicon Works saw revenues generated from its LCD driver IC (LDI) business fall for a second consecutive quarter sequentially in the second quarter...

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Digitimes Research: Panel makers take different fab routes in developing high-end panels

Oct 18, 11:23

As demand for 300ppi and above smartphones and tablets continues to strengthen in the market, Japan- and Korea-based panel makers are looking to develop the technology on their 6G...

Digitimes Research: Sony Cybershot QX100 and QX10 not yet competitive

Oct 18, 10:30

Smartphones have gradually become a standard carry-around IT device for consumers and with their rapidly enhanced camera technologies, most consumers have chosen to use their smartphones...

Digitimes Research: Quark will not be enough for Intel to succeed in wearable or IoT markets

Oct 17, 12:08

Intel unveiled two processors, the Atom E3800 and the Quark SoC X1000 earlier in October, targeting the Internet of things (IoT) and wearable device markets.

Digitimes Research: Global 4Q13 DRAM capacity to reduce 5.7% on SK Hynix China plant fire

Oct 16, 16:07

Global DRAM production has been hit due to a fire at SK Hynix' China fab. Combined production capacity at DRAM producers worldwide during the fourth quarter of 2013 is set to be about...

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Digitimes Research: Softbank new smartphone portfolios to support high-speed 4G LTE services

Oct 16, 14:27

Japan-based carrier Softbank unveiled recently its new smartphone portfolio for the upcoming 2013-2014 winter/spring selling season, reducing the number of new models to four compared...

Digitimes Research: Korea touch panel makers see rankings change due to technology production shifts

Oct 15, 21:01

Iljin Display continued to hold the lead in revenues for touch panel makers located in South Korea throughout 2012 into the first half of 2013 largely because of its orders to Samsung...

Digitimes Research: Taiwan notebook shipments to drop to only 35 million units in 4Q13

Oct 15, 15:38

Global notebook shipments are expected to drop 3.2% sequentially and 13.4% on year in the fourth quarter as brand vendors' new notebook models featuring entry-level/mid-range Haswell...

China makers shift capacities to small- to medium-size panels

Oct 15, 14:47

China-based TFT-LCD panel makers, including BOE Technology, Nanjing CEC Panda LCD Technology and InfoVision Optoelectronics (Kunshan), have appropriated more of their capacities to...

Digitimes Research: Apple iWatch to play key role in boosting smartwatch sales

Oct 14, 15:45

After researching existing smartwatch players' product strategies and technology maturity, Digitimes Research believes that the competition in the smartwatch industry in the next...

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Digitimes Research: Global notebook shipments to grow less than 3% in 3Q13

Oct 14, 15:35

Taiwan's notebook shipments grew only 2.5% sequentially, and dropped 8.6% on year in the third quarter despite the fact that notebook ODMs have seen better-than-expected orders in...

Digitimes Research: China TFT-LCD capacity global share to rise to 23.7% in 2016

Oct 14, 15:30

The total production capacity of China-based TFT-LCD panel makers, including two 8.5G plants established by Samsung Display and LG Display, as a percentage of global capacity will...

Digitimes Research: Toshiba reorganization to increase TV orders to Taiwan

Oct 11, 16:06

The digital home industry saw three major events in September 2013: Toshiba unveiled plans to reorganize its LCD TV business, Netflix entered the pay-TV service sector and the HDMI...

Digitimes Research: Prospects remain bleak for BlackBerry

Oct 8, 15:35

Despite accepting an acquisition offer from its shareholder Fairfax Financial, the prospects of BlackBerry remain bleak as the hardware specifications and operating platforms of its...

Digitimes Research: Amazon changes strategy for 3rd-generation Kindle Fire

Oct 8, 15:33

Amazon recently announced three third-generation Kindle Fire tablets, one 8.9-inch and two 7-inch models. In addition to new hardware, Amazon also updated many of its apps and services,...

Digitimes Research: TD-LTE lags behind LTE FDD in global development

Oct 7, 11:55

While China Mobile has successfully promoted TD-LTE - a China-developed version of LTE (Long Term Evolution) - as an international standard, TD-LTE has lagged behind LTE FDD (frequency...

Digitimes Research: September prices for 60W equivalent LED light bulbs fall in main markets

Oct 3, 15:50

The average retail prices for LED light bulbs equivalent to 60W incandescent bulbs in the US, Europe, Japan and South Korea declined by 1.5-3.8% on month in September, Digitimes Research...

Digitimes Research: Notebook brand vendors and ODMs enjoy around 10% growth in September

Oct 3, 15:48

Global top-five notebook brand vendors and top-three ODMs enjoyed on-month shipment growths of 13% and 9% in September, respectively. Among first-tier vendors, Hewlett-Packard (HP),...

Digitimes Research: STC to expand sapphire ingot capacity

Oct 1, 12:13

With more and more smartphones and other portable devices adopting sapphire as cover glass, sapphire ingot vendor Sapphire Technology Company (STC) is looking to double its production...

Digitimes Research: Surface 2 series tablets unlikely to help Microsoft in mobile market

Sep 30, 14:52

Microsoft announced its second-generation tablets, the Surface 2 series on September 23 in New York. Their specifications are similar to those of previous market rumors, while the...

Digitimes Research: Monitor vendors focus on VA touch panel technology in new products

Sep 27, 14:41

Monitor vendors are focusing on using vertical alignment (VA) LCD panels with touch functions, according to Digitimes Research.

Digitimes Research: China second-tier panel makers shift away from production of large-size panels to small- to medium-size panels

Sep 27, 12:07

Second-tier panel makers in China such as Tianma Micro-electronics, CEC-Panda LCD Technology, and Infovision Optoelectronics are continuing to shift their production away from large-size...

Digitimes Research: Mobile DRAM bit demand to rise 35.5% in 4Q13

Sep 26, 11:20

Mobile DRAM bit demand is set to exceed 400 million gigabits (Gb) in the fourth quarter of 2013, up 35.5% on quarter and over 70% on year, according to Digitimes Research.

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Digitimes Research: Samsung holds strong ground in smart TV segment due to early developments

Sep 25, 21:23

Samsung Electronics was the earliest developer of smart TVs in the market and was also the first TV vendor to explore voice and gesture recognition capabilities, which have been the...

Digitimes Research: Tablet trends at IFA 2013

Sep 24, 15:08

Tablets were one of the major spotlights at IFA 2013 with PC and smartphone brand vendors all showcasing their latest tablet innovations at the show. Digitimes Research has taken...

Digitimes Research: Standard DRAM bit demand to fall 3.5% in 4Q13

Sep 24, 14:31

Standard DRAM bit demand is set to decline 3.5% sequentially in the fourth quarter of 2013, due to stagnant sales of desktops and notebooks and slowing growth in PC memory content,...

Digitimes Research: Tablet AP shipments to China to rise 53% in 3Q13

Sep 23, 21:46

Shipments of tablet-use application processors to the China market are set to register growth of 24.9% sequentially and 53.3% on year in the third quarter of 2013, according to Digitimes...

Digitimes Research: BOE, Tianma to benefit from small- to medium-size panel production in 2013

Sep 23, 14:28

China-based panel maker BOE is expected to see 4.7% on-year growth for its small- to medium-size panel shipments in 2013, which is also expect to boost revenues for each of its fabs,...

Digitimes Research: Vendors to turn to 8-inch tablets to avoid competition in 7-inch segment

Sep 18, 15:28

Digitimes Research has found that the US tablet market is seeing more launches of low-price 7-inch models. Since more 7-inch devices are expected to come out before the end of 2013,...

Digitimes Research: Xiaomi steals spotlight; Firefox OS gains a foothold

Sep 17, 20:12

China-based smartphone vendor Xiaomi Technology, while undermining market conditions by releasing low-priced smartphones to push sales in its home market where competition in hardware...

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  • Taiwan July export order value down on month, up on year, says MOEA

    Bits + chips | 11h 58min ago

  • Digitimes Research: Entry-level smartphone may help Amazon extend e-commerce reach

    Before Going to Press | 9h 43min ago

  • US ITC to probe Spansion MCU products for alleged patent infringement

    Before Going to Press | 9h 44min ago

  • Market watchers concerned about Acer inventory, CEO says inventory management a priority

    Before Going to Press | 9h 44min ago

  • Samsung to produce DRAM chips at Line-17 fab, causing concerns of oversupply

    Before Going to Press | 10h 23min ago

  • Acer unveils 8-core 4G LTE smartphone in Taiwan

    Before Going to Press | 10h 29min ago

  • HTC to push Desire and Butterfly family products to US and Europe

    Before Going to Press | 11h 2min ago

  • Scientech to ramp wet-process semiconductor equipment

    Before Going to Press | 11h 7min ago

  • Roughly 400 vendors preparing to feature new technologies at Touch Taiwan

    Before Going to Press | 11h 20min ago

  • Penetration rate for Ultra HD TVs likely to reach 15% in August

    Before Going to Press | 11h 29min ago

  • Touch panel makers see G/G, G2 demand increase

    Before Going to Press | 11h 29min ago

  • EIH sees improved 2Q14 performance; expects growth in 3Q14

    Before Going to Press | 11h 40min ago

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