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  • Last update: Friday 5 December 2014 [317 news items]

LCD driver IC makers venture into production of touch panel controllers

Dec 1, 01:15

Taiwan-based LCD driver IC makers, including Himax Technologies, Sitronix Technology and ILI Technology, have begun small-volume shipments of touch panel controller ICs targeting...

LCD driver IC market to hit bottom in November, rebound in December

Nov 24, 01:25

LCD driver IC demand is not as bearish as expected, with shipments likely to bottom out in November and will begin to gradually rebound in December. IC design houses project fourth-quarter...

Taiwan-based LCD driver IC designers to adopt 12-inch processes soon

Nov 12, 01:25

LCD driver IC design houses will transition into 12-inch processes at the end of 2010 to the first quarter of 2011. Chipbond Technology is currently the only backend chip packager...

Driver IC maker Himax posts 26.3% sequential revenue decline for 3Q10

Nov 10, 01:55

TFT LCD driver IC maker Himax Technologies posted third-quarter 2010 revenues of US$138 million, down 26.3% sequentially but still meeting its adjusted forecast. Although the company...

Ilitek, Fitipower and Raydium focusing on different niche LCD driver IC segments

Sep 23, 14:44

Taiwan-based LCD driver IC design houses ILI Technology (Ilitek), Fitipower Integrated Technology and Raydium Semiconductor have all performed well so far in 2010 although the three...

Explosive growth of LED driver ICs truly unparalleled, says Petrov Group

Sep 23, 14:10

A bottom-up analysis of product portfolio, business performance, and technology and manufacturing trends of 25 IC vendors confirms the explosive growth of LED driver ICs, according...

LCD driver IC makers Orise and Raydium post mixed August results

Sep 8, 14:03

LCD driver IC makers Orise Technology and Raydium Semiconductor have posted mixed results for August, with the former seeing revenues increase 3.4% sequentially to hit a company record...

LCD driver IC vendor Sitronix set to see revenues decline in 3Q10

Sep 3, 10:59

LCD driver IC vendor Sitronix Technology has indicated that shipments of its large-size LCD panel driver ICs have been lower than expected so far in the third quarter of 2010 which...

Himax expects 13-18% sequential drop in 3Q10 revenues

Aug 11, 12:15

TFT LCD driver IC maker Himax Technologies expects third-quarter revenues to decrease 13-18% sequentially, but due to adjustments in product mix, gross margin should rise 1-2 pp from...

LCD driver IC vendor Orise sees July revenues hit all-time high

Aug 9, 13:55

LCD driver IC vendor Orise Technology saw its revenues hit an all-time high of NT$519.33 million (US$16.37 million) in July 2010, up 11.9% sequentially and 10.2% on year.

LCD driver IC vendor Novatek sees revenues up in July

Newswatch - Aug 6, 15:30

LCD driver IC vendor Novatek Microelectronics has posted revenues of NT$3.13 billion for July, increasing 7% sequentially and 13.4% on year, according to a company press release.

LCD driver IC vendor Sitronix posts profit 1H10

Aug 5, 13:53

LCD driver IC vendor Sitronix Technology has posted net profits of NT$285 million (US$8.95 million) or an EPS of NT$2.47 for the first half of 2010.

LCD driver IC vendor Orise posts strong profit growth for 2Q10

Jul 28, 14:35

LCD driver IC vendor Orise Technology saw its net profits grow 55.9% sequentially to NT$156 million (US$4.87 million) in the second quarter, which translated into an EPS of NT$1.15...

Chipbond sees moderate growth in 3Q10

Jul 21, 11:37

LCD driver IC packaging and testing house Chipbond Technology expects July revenues to slightly decrease from June, but overall demand will pick up again in August and September....

LCD driver IC maker Himax lowers 2Q10 revenue guidance

Jul 8, 12:41

TFT LCD driver IC maker Himax Technologies has lowered its second-quarter revenue guidance to a 7% growth, down from its previous projection for a 10-15% growth, reflecting capacity...

Novatek June revenues to fall 10% sequentially

Jul 7, 16:07

TFT LCD driver IC design house Novatek Microelectronics saw its revenues drop 10.1% sequentially to NT$2.92 billion (US$90.68 million) due to the impact of the prolonged debt crisis...

LCD driver IC vendors Orise and Sitronix to meet 2Q10 revenues guidance

Jul 5, 15:30

LCD driver IC vendors Orise Technology and Sitronix Technology are both expected to reach their revenue targets for the second quarter of 2010 despite shipment declines in June, according...

Driver IC packager Chipbond at almost full capacity on strong demand ahead of holiday season

Jun 23, 11:00

Chipbond Technology has revealed it is currently running at near full capacity for COF (chip-on-film) and COG (chip-on-glass), and utilization for bumping has risen to 85-90%. Customers...

Driver IC supply remains tight, say sources

Newswatch - Jun 22, 14:05

The supply of QQVGA-LCD driver ICs still remains tight due to strong demand from China's handset market, while the supply of QVA-LCD driver ICs has eased, according to sources at...

LCD driver IC vendors see strong on-year revenue gains in May

Jun 8, 14:04

LCD driver IC designers Novatek Microelectronics, Raydium Semiconductor and Orise Technology have all seen their May 2010 revenues grow substantially on an on-year basis, thanks to...

Computex 2010: Pixcir shows 21.6-inch projected capacitive touch panel

Jun 3, 01:00

China-based TFT-LCD driver IC and capacitive touch controller supplier Pixcir Microelectronics is showcasing a 21.6-inch projected capacitive touch panel for LCD monitors and all-in-one...

Pixcir 21-inch projected capacitive touch panel

DRAM and driver ICs buoying 12-inch wafer demand, says PSC president

Jun 2, 14:29

Powerchip Semiconductor Corporation (PSC) is seeing tight capacity at its 12-inch fabs, buoyed by brisk demand for DRAM memory, according to company president Alex Wang. Meanwhile,...

PSC president Alex Wang

Sitronix to see non-driver IC sales increase in 2H10

May 26, 16:25

LCD driver IC design house Sitronix has recently cut into Taiwan's power supply device supply chain with its analog products, according to industry sources.

LCD driver IC maker Himax plans TDR issue

May 21, 11:39

Nasdaq-listed LCD driver IC maker Himax Technologies has decided to list on the Taiwan Stock Exchange (TSE) in the form of Taiwan depositary receipts (TDRs), instead of direct listing...

Sitronix declines to comment on reported handset driver IC orders

Stockwatch - May 17, 17:09

Small-size LCD driver IC supplier Sitronix Technology has declined to comment on a recent Chinese-language Commercial Times report indicating it has landed orders from Samsung...

Novatek and Himax raise LCD driver IC quotes, says paper

Newswatch - May 7, 16:49

LCD driver IC design houses Novatek Microelectronics and Himax Technologies both have raised their quotes to reflect strong demand for LCD driver ICs from the China market and increasing...

USB 3.0 driver chip shipments to reach 25 million units

May 7, 16:34

USB 3.0 driver chip shipments are expected to reach 25 million units worldwide, with 20 million units used in motherboards and others in notebook products, according to industry so...

Himax reports almost 40% on-year growth in 1Q10 sales

May 7, 16:23

Himax has reported net revenues of US$175.5 million for the first quarter of 2010, representing a 39.7% increase from US$125.7 million in the first quarter of 2009, and a 1.8% decrease...

Orise expects timing controllers to bringing in solid contributions in 2Q10

May 4, 14:53

LCD driver IC maker Orise Technology has said its new timing-controller chips product line which support TFT LCDs with screen sizes ranging from 32- to 55-inch will bring in contributions...

Specialty IC foundry VIS seeing utilization grow on driver IC demand

Apr 27, 13:58

Vanguard International Semiconductor (VIS) has boosted its capacity utilization rate to 85% in the second quarter of 2010 from 75% in the first, mainly thanks to increased demand...

Small-size LCD driver IC makers to enjoy sales growth in 2Q10

Apr 23, 13:54

Small-size LCD driver IC makers, including Orise Technology and Sitronix, are expected to see their revenues grow slightly in the second quarter as compared to the previous quarter...

Chipbond sees 1Q10 revenues beat guidance

Newswatch - Apr 8, 11:11

Chipbond Technology has reported revenues of NT$801 million (US$25 million) for March 2010, with revenues for the first quarter beating its previous estimates. The LCD driver IC packaging...

LCD driver IC maker Novatek sees revenues hit 5-month high in March

Apr 7, 15:10

LCD driver IC maker Novatek Microelectronics has posted revenues of NT$3.124 billion (US$98.49 million) for March 2010, the company's highest level in the past five months.

Prices for LCD driver IC backend services to rise in 2Q10

Apr 2, 15:56

LCD driver IC packaging and testing house Chipbond Technology is integrating the different quotes offered by it and International Semiconductor Technology (IST) before their merger,...

Analog IC design firms positive about TSMC investment in LED industry

Mar 29, 14:35

Taiwan-based analog IC design houses are positive about the entrance into the LED industry by Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC), indicating that the cooperation between...

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