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Digitimes Research: Foxconn investment in Sharp may hike IGZO penetration

Aug 22, 14:12

While production for LCD panels on IGZO (indium gallium zinc oxide) TFT back planes is still relatively small, they offer advantages in making large-size applications with high resolutions...

Phison to merge subsidiaries

Stockwatch - Aug 17, 22:14

Taiwan-based Phison Electronics has disclosed plans to consolidate the company's resources by merging with two offshore subsidiaries, which have been embroiled in a US$40 million...

Everlight Electronics 2Q16 gross margin hits 9-quarter high

Aug 16, 14:03

LED packaging service provider Everlight Electronics on August 15 released its financial report for the second quarter of 2016, with gross margin of 25.10%, its highest quarterly...

Primax Electronics expects 2H16 revenue growth from audio products, CCMs

Stockwatch - Aug 12, 16:05

Primax Electronics expects audio devices and components and CCMs to become the main source of growth in consolidated revenues for the second half of 2016, according to the company...

Foxconn 2Q16 net EPS hits 12-quarter low

Stockwatch - Aug 12, 15:16

Foxconn Electronics has released financial its report for the second quarter of 2016, with net EPS of NT$1.02 its lowest quarterly level since the third quarter of 2013.

Epistar, Everlight see mixed July results

Aug 11, 10:53

LED epitaxial wafer and chip maker Epistar saw July consolidated revenues of NT$2.181 billion (US$68.2 million) increase 3.52% on month and 3.33% on year, while LED packaging service...

Lextar reports net loss for 1H16

Aug 10, 11:29

LED firm Lextar Electronics has reported net loss of NT$141.million (US$4.49 million) or net loss per share of NT$0.24 for the first half of the year, on consolidated revenues of...

Taiwan prosecutors investigating Phison for possible accounting fraud

Aug 9, 11:08

Hsinchu district prosecutors are investigating Phison Electronics and its subsidiaries for possible accounting fraud and the accuracy of financial representations made to the Taiwan...

Phison investigated for possible accounting fraud

Digitimes Research: LeEco acquires Vizio, Samsung Electronics poised to offer QLED TVs

Aug 8, 22:28

China-based OTT (over the top) operator LeEco will acquire a 100% stake in US-based LCD TV vendor Vizio in a bid to rank among the globally five largest LCD TV vendors, while Samsung...

Samsung seeking TV panels from Innolux, AUO for 2017, says paper

Newswatch - Aug 8, 14:49

Visual Display Business president Kim Hyun Seok for Samsung Electronics recently talked with chairman Wang Jyh-chau for panel maker Innolux and chairman Paul Peng for AU Optronics...

Merry Electronics sees increased July revenues

Stockwatch - Aug 5, 10:32

Handset-use audio component maker Merry Electronics has reported consolidated revenues of NT$1.484 billion (US$46.4 million) for July, rising 5.32% on month and 60.65% on year.

Chilisin 2016 EPS to reach NT$5.50-5.80

Stockwatch - Jul 21, 12:11

Chilisin Electronics, which manufactures inductors and power chokes, is expected to see its 2016 EPS reach between NT$5.50 (US$0.18) and NT$5.80 compared with NT$4.41 a year ago,...

Certification service provider IST nets NT$3.31 per share for 1H16

Stockwatch - Jul 20, 12:22

Taiwan-based Integrated Service Technology (IST) has reported net profits of NT$167 million (US$5.21 million) for the first half of 2016 with EPS reaching NT$3.31.

Samsung Electronics boosting use of AMOLED panels

Jul 19, 16:03

Samsung Electronics has taken the initiative to adopt AMOLED panels for its high-end Galaxy S and Galaxy Note as well as its mid-range models, with around 70% of its smartphones to...

Chicony Electronics revenues flat on year in June

Stockwatch - Jul 11, 16:17

Chicony Electronics has reported consolidated revenues of NT$6.922 billion (US$214.94 million) for June 2016, representing a 14.38% increase on month and 0.78% drop on year.

Delta Electronics revenues increase in June

Stockwatch - Jul 11, 15:38

Delta Electronics has reported consolidated revenues of NT$17.874 billion (US$555.02 million) for June 2016, increasing 0.5% on month and 5% on year.

Taiwan market: Xiaomi launches new consumer electronics

Jul 11, 11:52

China-based smartphone vendor Xiaomi has launched its new consumer electronics in Taiwan including the 6.4-inch Xiaomi Max smartphone, the Mi Air Purifier 2 and the Mi Smart LED Lamp...

Everlight Electronics holds rosy 3Q16 business outlook

Jul 8, 10:14

LED packaging service provider Everlight Electronics has obtained orders with shipments scheduled through October and is optimistic about business operations in the third quarter...

Chilisin 3Q16 revenues to register double-digit growth, says report

Stockwatch - Jul 7, 10:39

Chilisin Electronics, which manufactures inductors and power chokes, is expected to post a double-digit on-year increase in third-quarter revenues, according to a recent Chinese-language...

Lextar revenues drop slightly in June

Jul 6, 11:26

Vertically-integrated LED firm Lextar Electronics has reported consolidated revenues of NT$1.165 billion (US$36.0 million) for June, slipping 1.56% sequentially and 2.14% on year.

Pegatron pushing new car electronics products for Europe, says paper

Newswatch - Jul 4, 14:57

Pegatron Technology has entered into the car electronics business beginning July 1 with a new management team. Since the European Union (EU) recently set new policies for all new...

Everlight to expand packaging capacity to 5.8 billion LED chips

Jul 4, 10:54

LED packaging service provider Everlight Electronics will complete the construction of a factory in central Taiwan in third-quarter 2016, which will expand monthly LED chip packaging...

Robust SSD demand to buoy related IC revenues in 3Q16

Jul 1, 16:06

Robust SSD demand will buoy related IC suppliers' revenues in the third quarter of 2016. Companies including Phison Electronics, Silicon Motion Technology and Realtek Semiconductor...

China market: Subor Electronics teams up with AMD to develop VR gaming chip, says report

Jun 28, 21:25

China-based educational electronics device provider Subor Electronics Technology has signed a contract with AMD to develop a VR gaming-enabled chip in order to enter the educational...

Winbond buys equipment for NT$2.06 billion

Stockwatch - Jun 28, 11:05

Winbond Electronics has disclosed three purchases of machinery equipment from Applied Materials, Lam Research and Tokyo Electron for a total of NT$2.06 billion (US$63.37 million),...

Compal aims at revenue proportion of 35% for non-notebook products in 2016

Jun 27, 11:08

Compal Electronics saw non-notebook revenue proportion rise from 23% in 2014 to 28% in 2015 and aims to increase it to 35% in 2016, company president Ray Chen said at a shareholders'...

SMIC to buy 70% of LFoundry

Jun 27, 11:01

Semiconductor Manufacturing International (SMIC) has reached an agreement with LFoundry Europe (LFE) and Marsica Innovation (MI) to acquire a 70% stake in LFoundry for EUR49 million...

Everlight plays down impact of Japan patent infringement ruling

Jun 23, 11:45

The Tokyo District Court in Japan has ruled that Japan-based Tachibana Eletech and E&E Japan have infringed Japan-based Nichia's patent JP3972943 regarding LED technology for...

Notebook ODMs eye medical electronics device opportunity

Jun 21, 15:19

ODMs have been partnering with medical product players to push into the medical electronics device market. Compal Electronics recently cooperated with Portugal-based Alert Life Science...

Primax Electronics to expand dual-lens CCM capacity, says paper

Newswatch - Jun 21, 14:19

PC peripheral and smartphone-use CCM (compact camera module) maker Primax Electronics, in view of large potential demand for dual-lens CCMs used in high-end smartphones, will expand...

Everlight Electronics expects 2H16 operations to improve

Jun 20, 11:30

LED packaging service provider Everlight Electronics expects operations in the second half of 2016 to be better than the first half mainly due to obtaining orders for TV LED backlights...

Everlight Electronics chairman Robert Yeh

Epistar, Everlight report sequential declines in May revenues

Jun 13, 11:47

LED epitaxial wafer and chip maker Epistar has reported May consolidated revenues decreased 5.89% sequentially and 4.98% on year to reach NT$2.157 billion (US$66.2 million), while...

Foxconn sees decreased May revenues

Jun 13, 09:23

Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry) has reported consolidated revenues of NT$295.411 billion (US$9.062 billion) for May, decreasing 8.37% on month and 2.05% on year,...

Compal reports on-year drop in May revenues

Stockwatch - Jun 8, 16:07

Compal Electronics has reported consolidated revenues of NT$56.71 billion (US$1.76 billion) for May 2016, representing a 22.46% increase on month and 12.14% drop on year.

Chicony Electronics revenues drop on year in May

Stockwatch - Jun 8, 15:24

Chicony Electronics has reported consolidated revenues of NT$6.052 billion (US$187.98 million) for May 2016, representing a 14.45% increase on month and 11.1% drop on year.

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    Samsung Electronics has unveiled removable memory cards based on the JEDEC Universal Flash Storage (UFS) 1.0 Card Extension Standard for use in high-resolution mobile shooting devices...

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    Samsung Electronics has begun mass producing NVM Express (NVMe) PCIe solid state drive (SSD) in a single ball grid array (BGA) package for next-generation PCs and ultra-slim notebook...

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    Winbond Electronics has announced an expansion of its flash product portfolio with the introduction of a family of stackable SpiFlash memory devices. The new SpiStack W25M Series...

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    Samsung Electronics has announced a 12-megapixel image sensor for smartphones. Already in mass production, this 1.4 micron-pixel-based image sensor is equipped with Dual Pixel technology...

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