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China market: DSC sales estimated at over 11 million units in 2010, say reports

Dec 31, 14:11

The sales volume of digital still cameras (DSCs) in the China market is estimated at 9.7 million units in 2009 and more than 11 million units in 2010, China-based media reports have...

Ability Enterprise expects to ship 20 million digital cameras in 2010

Dec 29, 10:21

Taiwan-based Ability Enterprise expects to ship five million digital cameras in first-quarter 2010 and 20 million units in 2010, according to the company.

Ability revenues up but Altek down in November

Dec 8, 10:33

Taiwan-based digital camera maker Ability Enterprise hit record revenues of NT$5.133 billion (US$159 million) in November, while fellow competitor Altek saw consolidated revenues...

Asia Optical reports high sales for November

Dec 7, 16:23

Taiwan-based optical lens kit and digital camera maker Asia Optical on December 7 reported unaudited consolidated revenues of NT$2.97 billion (US$92.1 million) for November, the highest...

Renesas Taiwan, Teco Electric sign MOU on 3D DSC platform development

Dec 3, 13:59

Renesas Technology Taiwan and Taiwan-based Teco Electric & Machinery have announced cooperation to develop a 3D digital still camera (DSC) platform which is scheduled to debut...

High-end CIS orders from Japan DSC vendors to grow in 2010

Nov 25, 11:40

With more Japan-based DSC vendors stepping into the hybrid camera segment, major CMOS image sensor (CIS) suppliers Aptina and OmniVision are expected to vie for growing orders from...

Digital camera makers Ability and Altek post high revenues for October

Nov 9, 10:17

Ability Enterprise and Altek, two of the top-three Taiwan-based digital camera makers, have released unaudited revenues for October, with the former hitting a record for the second...

Lens maker Asia Optical swings to profitability in 3Q09

Oct 28, 11:44

Taiwan-based optical lens kit and digital camera maker Asia Optical has released its third-quarter financial report, with net profit of NT$155.9 million (US$4.76 million) significantly...

Ability Enterprise expects to ship over 20 million digital cameras in 2010

Oct 28, 11:29

Taiwan-based digital camera maker Ability Enterprise is confident of attaining its 2009 shipment target of 15 million units and expects to ship more than 20 million units in 2010,...

Taiwan makers ship over 18 million digital cameras in 3Q09, says Digitimes Research

Oct 27, 11:54

Taiwan-based digital camera makers shipped 18.37 million units in the third quarter of 2009, a rise of 103.2% on quarter and 27.1% on year, according to Digitimes Research. However,...

Image sensor market to grow more than 50% in 3 years, says iSuppli

Oct 12, 11:45

In 2009, 1.3 billion image sensors, including both CCD and CMOS varieties, will be shipped worldwide, according to iSuppli. In 2012, the market will cross the two billion-unit thre...

Asia Optical expects Kodak orders of six million DSCs in 2010, says chairman

Oct 8, 15:55

Asia Optical expects to receive orders from Kodak for six million mid-range to high-end digital still cameras (DSCs) in 2010, as a result of the Taiwan maker's partnership with Singapore-based...

Altek, Ability Enterprise may receive Fujifilm DSC orders for India

Oct 5, 11:21

Japan-based vendor Fujifilm, which is beefing up sales promotion of its digital cameras in India to hike its market share from the present 5% to 15% as soon as possible, may release...

Convergence handset-cameras will not become popular, say sources

Sep 30, 11:47

In response to Samsung Electronics' plans to launch the Anycall SCH-W880, a combination of a 3.3-inch AMOLED touch-screen 3G handset and a 12-megapixel 3x optical zoom digital camera,...

IC distributor Sunnic sees August sales driven by Sony CCD image sensors

Sep 14, 10:38

IC distributor Sunnic Technology & Merchandise saw revenues of NT$501 million in August, the highest level in three years, and it swung to profits driven by increased orders for...

Sunnic seeing increased CCD demand

Taiwan market: Canon opens exhibition/service center in Taipei

Sep 9, 11:29

Canon on September 8 opened an exhibition/service center in Taipei, the first one in Taiwan, and expects to reach a market share of 50% for its DSLR (digital single-lens reflex) cameras...

TPO expected to break even in August, turn a profit in September

Sep 8, 17:07

Taiwan-based small- to medium-sized LCD panel maker TPO Display is expected to break even in August and start to turn a profit in September, according to industry sources.

Demand for DSC panels greater than expected, say Taiwan makers

Sep 8, 15:43

Demand for LCD panels used in digital still cameras (DSCs) has been stronger than originally expected in the third quarter of 2009, and orders for such panels will peak in September-October,...

Asia Optical August revenues up on month, down on year

Sep 8, 11:41

Taiwan-based maker of optical lens and digital cameras Asia Optical on September 7 reported unaudited consolidated revenues of NT$2.1 billion (US$64 million) for August, its highest...

Digital camera makers Ability and Altek report 2009 revenue highs in August

Sep 8, 11:16

Ability Enterprise and Altek, two of the three largest Taiwan-based digital camera makers, on September 7 reported unaudited consolidated revenues of NT$3.516 billion (US$107 million)...

Taiwan market: Sony launches two Cyber-shot DSCs, aims at 31% market share in 2009

Sep 4, 17:09

Sony on September 3 unveiled two Cyber-shot series digital camera models, DSC-TX1 and DSC-WX1, for launch in the Taiwan market at a recommended retrial price of NT$12,980 (US$395)...

Taiwan market: Samsung launches digital cameras ST500, ST550, ST1000

Sep 2, 12:13

Samsung Electronics on September 1 launched three new digital still camera (DSC) models, the ST500, ST550 and ST1000, in the Taiwan market at recommended retail prices of NT$11,990...

Larger LCD fabs to produce smaller panels, says DisplaySearch

Aug 26, 15:12

Small- to medium-size TFT-LCDs will experience dramatic changes over the next year, driven by market demand and the shift of larger fabs to production of small- to medium-size panels,...

DSC maker Asia Optical posts loss of over NT$400 million for 1H09

Aug 24, 10:56

Taiwan-based Asia Optical, which makes optical lens kits and digital cameras, has posted consolidated net loss of NT$401.1 million (US$12.2 million), or a net loss of NT$1.58 per...

Image sensor market ends long, steep growth to face more cyclic area, says Strategies Unlimited

Aug 20, 17:05

The market for image sensors will decline to US$6.4 billion in 2009, a drop of 11% from 2008 and the first decline since 1997, according to Strategies Unlimited. However, the average...

DSC chip designer SQ to add high-end solutions

Aug 19, 12:00

Service & Quality Technology (SQ), a Taiwan-based IC designer specializing in controller chips for digital cameras, plans to introduce new controllers which enable face detection...

Altek expects record shipments of digital cameras in September

Aug 12, 10:38

Taiwan-based digital camera maker Altek began shipments to new client Fujifilm in July and expects its total monthly shipment volume to increase to a record of three million units...

Japan-based camera vendors may release more OEM orders to Taiwan

Aug 5, 15:26

Japan-based digital camera vendors Fujifilm, Casio and Sony suffered losses in the second quarter of 2009 (their first quarter of fiscal 2009) while Canon saw profits decrease by...

Altek July revenues up on month

Aug 5, 09:50

Taiwan-based digital camera maker Altek has reported consolidated revenues for July 2009 of NT$1.65 billion (US$50.5 million), an increase of 37% from June.

Analog IC maker GMT look to see over 20% sequential revenue growth in 3Q09

Jul 30, 15:09

Taiwan-based Global Mixed-mode Technology's (GMT's) revenues are expected to grow more than 20% sequentially to NT$1.15-1.2 billion (US$25.02-36.54 million) in third-quarter 2009...

Taiwan-based Altek debuts own-brand cameraphone in China

Jul 24, 15:52

Taiwan-based digital camera maker Altek unveiled the T8680, its first own-brand cameraphone model at a cross-strait forum on the optics industry held in Beijing, China, on July 23,...

Digitimes Insight: Sony to expand DSC outsourcing in Taiwan

Jul 21, 10:11

Recent movement in the outsourcing market appears to indicate that Sony plans to source more of its digital still cameras (DSCs) from Taiwan contract manufacturers.

Driver IC designer ILI says margin improved in 2Q09

Jul 1, 15:21

ILI Technology has estimated a gross margin of 20-25% for the second quarter, up from 18% in the first. The LCD driver IC designer said it expects clearer order visibility through...

OmniVision delivers 5-megapixel solution for DSC and handset market

Jun 25, 16:32

OmniVision Technologies has introduced its newest imaging solution for handsets, the 1.75-micron OmniBSI (backside illumination) family.


Syntek Semiconductor expects to swing to profits in 2009

Jun 23, 14:41

Camera chip maker Syntek Semiconductor expects its business operations to swing to profits in 2009, after three consecutive years of losses, amid demand for white-box DSCs and notebook...

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    Leica D-Lux 6 Edition 100

    Leica has unveiled its D-Lux 6 Edition 100 for immediate launch in the Taiwan market at a recommended retail price of NT$35,000 (US$1,153, including leather case). The Leica D-Lux...

    Photo: Company, Mar 7.

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    HP CW450t with touchscreen

    The premium HP CW450t point-and-shoot digital camera features a 2.7-inch LCD touchscreen display, and a newly designed touch interface for viewing photos with the swipe of a finger...

    Photo: Business Wire, Feb 22.

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    Samsung connected DSC CL65

    Samsung Electronics's CL65 digital still camera (DSC) features built-in geo-tagging, Bluetooth 2.0, DLNA compatibility, and Wi-Fi connectivity. The geo-tagging capability allows...

    Photo: Company, Aug 24.

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    Samsung TL220 with dual LCD screens

    Samsung Electronics' TL220 12.2 megapixel camera features dual LCD screens, with one on the front of the camera and a second one on the back to give consumers the ability to step...

    Photo: Company, Aug 19.

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    Toshiba to launch 64GB SDXC card

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    Photo: Company, Aug 6.

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