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  • Last update: Tuesday 18 June 2013 [234 news items]

Hanwang facing weak tablet PC sales, while Lenovo aggressive

Jul 22, 15:34

China-based e-book reader maker Hanwang in June saw its tablet PC shipments reach only 1,500-2,000 units, a lot lower than the company's expectations, according to sources from PC...

Hanvon has 61% of China e-book reader market in 1H10, says Digitimes Research

Jul 20, 16:20

Hanvon, the e-book reader brand of China-based Hanwang Technology, had 61.4% of the e-book reader market in China in the first half of the 2010, according to Digitimes Research.

Hanwang denies e-book reader inventory piling up, says paper

Newswatch - Jul 19, 16:40

China-based Hanwang Technology has denied rumors that its Hanvon-branded e-book reader sales have been seriously dampened by competition from the Apple iPad and its current inventory...

Digitimes Insight: China e-book reader market smaller than expected in 2010

Jul 14, 16:13

Digitimes Research has downward adjusted its 2010 projected total e-book reader shipments in the China market from 1.5 million units originally to 900,000-1 million units, as China...

Acer to offer 7-, 10-inch tablet PCs in 4Q10

Jul 14, 15:54

Acer will launch a 7-inch and a 10-inch tablet PC in the fourth quarter, both based on the ARM architecture and Android, according to sources from notebook players. Acer is talking...

Wistron starts shipping e-book readers to publisher in China

Jul 13, 14:10

Wistron has begun shipments of e-book readers to Shanghai Century Publishing Group in China in July 2010, with EPDs supplied by SiPix Technology, according to industry sources.

SiPix EPD production yield rates to reach 80-85% in August-September

Jul 13, 12:16

SiPix Technology, an EPD (electrophoretic display) subsidiary of AU Optronics (AUO), has recently overcome its production bottleneck and expects yield rates to reach 80-85% in August-September,...

E Ink June revenues down 3% sequentially

Jul 12, 12:09

Small- to medium-size TFT-LCD panel and electrophoretic display (EPD) maker E Ink Holding, previously known as Prime View International (PVI), has posted consolidated revenues of...

Qisda reports 6% growth in June revenues

Jul 7, 14:19

Qisda has posted consolidated revenues of NT$7.78 billion (US$241.72 million) for June, up 6.4% sequentially and 12.9% on year. Consolidated revenues for the first half of 2010 were...

E Ink announces next generation display platform

Jul 2, 16:09

E Ink Corporation, the leading developer and marketer of electronic paper display technology, has announced the release of its next generation display technology, Pearl. With Pearl,...

iPad spurs e-book reader price war, says iSuppli

Jun 25, 15:40

The move by Barnes and Noble as well as Amazon to slash the prices of their e-book readers reflects a fundamental change in their business strategy intended to counter the rising...

Amazon, Barnes and Noble lower e-book reader prices

Jun 22, 15:41

Amazon and Barnes and Noble have announced reduced prices for their e-book readers, Kindle and nook, to US$189 and US$199, respectively from about US$259.

Global e-book reader shipments reach 740,000 units in April-May, says Digitimes Research

Jun 21, 11:53

Global e-book reader shipments from manufacturers to vendors in April-May 2010 reached 740,000 units, with Barnes & Noble's nook accounting for 37% and Amazon's Kindle trailing...

Qisda to gear up for production of e-book readers in July, says president

Jun 17, 16:20

Qisda will gear up for production of e-book readers in July, with monthly output expected to reach over 50,000 units in the second half of 2010, according to company president Hsiung...

PVI May revenues up 5% sequentially

Jun 15, 15:36

Electrophoretic display (EPD) maker Prime View International (PVI) has posted consolidated revenues of NT$1.77 billion (US$54.79 million) for May, increasing 4.49% sequentially and...

CPT eyeing e-book reader market though TFT-LCD technology

Jun 14, 17:09

Taiwan-based TFT-LCD panel maker Chunghwa Picture Tubes (CPT) is eyeing the e-book reader market using its TFT-LCD technology, according to company president Lin Sheng-chang.

LGD to establish JV with iRiver for e-book readers

Jun 14, 16:22

LG Display (LGD) has announced plans to establish an e-book reader joint venture (JV) with iRiver to reinforce its presence in the fast-growing global e-book reader market.

PVI color EPD products hit the market at the end of 2010

Jun 10, 17:04

Electrophoretic display (EPD) maker Prime View International (PVI) is currently sampling its color e-paper to clients and expects products to hit the market by the end of 2010, according...

PVI chairman Scott Liu

BenQ joins Japan government e-book reader project

Jun 10, 15:14

BenQ recently joined a Japan government project to provide its nReader K60 e-book readers to patients at a rural area hospital so that they can receive daily news, e-books and real-time...

Wistron cuts into software service market

Jun 4, 15:42

Wistron has been working aggressively on software service R&D and is currently developing solutions for e-book readers, digital signage and medical electronics, according to company...

ECS to ship 8-inch e-book readers in September

Jun 4, 14:14

In addition to its 9.7-inch E-Ink-based e-book reader, Elitegroup Computer Systems (ECS) noted that the company will start mass producing an 8-inch version in September to fulfill...

ECS e-book reader

China market: BenQ to launch nReader in August, eBook Taiwan platform in September

Jun 4, 01:40

BenQ plans to launch its e-book reader, the nReader, in August in China through working with China's telecom service providers, and plans to launch its e-book platform, eBook Taiwan,...

BenQ vice chairman Jerry Wang

Computex 2010: A look at the e-book readers

Jun 4, 01:25

The surging popularity of e-book readers have sent many vendors and makers jumping on he bandwagon. At Computex 2010, there is an E-Reading section (booth C510) showcasing the latest...

BenQ nReader

Hanwang aims to lead global e-book reader market in 2 years, says chairman

Jun 3, 01:05

China-based Hanwang Technology, which markets its products under the Hanvon brand, aims to become the largest vendor of e-book readers worldwide in two years, according to company...

Hanwang chairman Liu Yingjian

Computex 2010: Delta shows 13-inch CF color e-Magazine

Jun 2, 15:12

Taiwan-based Delta Electronics is showcasing its 13-inch color e-book reader, the e-Magazine, using color filter (CF) in the E-Reading section (Booth C510) at Computex 2010.

Delta 13-inch color e-book reader, the e-Magazine

Netronix aims to be largest e-book reader maker at end of 2010

Jun 2, 14:07

Taiwan-based Netronix, based on its current orders, expects its monthly ODM/OEM shipments of e-book readers to increase from 30,000-50,000 units currently to 80,000 units in the third...

Computex 2010: Tablet PCs, e-book readers and 3D products are the spotlights

Jun 1, 12:23

Computex Taipei 2010, which will take place during June 1-5, will have 1,715 global IT players exhibiting their products across 4,861 booths. The show is expected to attract 35,000...

Asustek announces Eee Pad

Jun 1, 11:43

Asustek Computer on May 31 announced its Eee Pad series tablet PCs, the EP121 with a 12-inch display and EP101 with a 10-inch display. Both are manufactured by Pegatron Technology.

Asustek Eee Tablet e-book reader

Computex 2010: Hanwang showing latest e-book readers

Jun 1, 01:15

China-based Hanwang Technology, which markets its products under the Hanvon brand, is attending Computex 2010 on June 1-5 to showcase its latest e-book readers and other devices.

Analog IC maker AAT to post strong sales gains for May

May 31, 14:16

Advanded Analog Technology (AAT) expects its revenues for May to be higher than the NT$110 million (US$3.43 million) recorded in April buoyed by shipments of power management (PWM)...

ViewSonic launches 6-inch e-book readers

May 28, 12:11

ViewSonic has recently introduced four 6-inch e-book readers, the VEB632, VEB630, VEB625 and VEB620, using EPD from Prime View International (PVI).

ViewSonic e-book readers - VEB632 (Yuan-Liou Jin Yong), VEB630,VEB625 and VEB620

Acer introduces a 7-inch tablet PC

May 28, 10:54

Acer on May 27 introduced a 7-inch tablet PC along with other products such as e-book readers, all-in-one PCs and smartphones in Beijing. The tablet PC uses a processor from Qualcomm...

Acer's tablet PC

Acer announces new e-book reader and touchscreen devices

May 27, 17:13

Acer has announced LumiRead, a e-book reader that supports Acer's clear.fi solution, a content supply platform which allows consumers to access and share e-books and audio-books.

Acer LumiRead e-book reader

Inventec expects non-notebook revenues to rise to over 30% in 2012

May 25, 16:44

Inventec will start mass shipments of its newly added smartphone, e-book reader and smartbook product lines in the third quarter and expects the three new products will together achieve...

PVI to take measures to increase production efficiency

May 20, 16:42

Since Prime View International (PVI) currently does not have plans to expand its LCD panel capacity, the company plans to take measures to increase its LCD panel production efficiency...

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    E Ink has announced its Fina, a new thin and lightweight electronic paper display (EPD) technology. Fina will be the first EPD that will go into mass production for small to large...

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    Amazon has introduced the fifth-generation Kindle e-book reader - Kindle Paperwhite - constructed with 62% more pixels and 25% increased contrast, a patented built-in front light...

    Photo: Company, Sep 17.

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    Amazon 6-inch Kindle e-book reader

    The latest generation Kindle features a new design that is 30% lighter at just 5.98 ounces, 18% smaller, and turns pages 10% faster, Amazon said. Althoughit is lighter and smaller,...

    Photo: Company, Oct 4.

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    Amazon Kindle Touch/Touch 3G e-book reader

    Kindle Touch is a new addition to Amazon's e-book reader family with a touch screen that makes it easier to turn pages, search, shop, and take notes - still with an e-ink display...

    Photo: Company, Sep 30.

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