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Unity Opto, Formosa Epitaxy lower 2010 forecast for global LED TV penetration

Sep 8, 16:17

Taiwan-based LED chip packager Unity Opto Technology and LED chipmaker Formosa Epitaxy have downward adjusted their projected proportions of global LCD TV shipment volumes for LED-backlit...

Compal to see 3Q10 notebook shipments drop up to 10% on quarter

Sep 2, 16:50

Compal Electronics has reduced its third-quarter 2010 notebook shipment forecast from a growth of 5% originally to a single-digit percentage drop on quarter, according to company...

Chip revenues forecast to grow 31.5% in 2010, says Gartner

Sep 2, 14:46

Worldwide semiconductor revenues are set to reach US$300 billion in 2010, up 31.5% from US$228 billion in 2009, according to Gartner. It previuosly estimated that chip revenues...

Thirty billion power conversion ICs enable power management applications, says Petrov Group

Aug 24, 13:53

The analog power conversion IC segment dominates the power management market; it accounts for about 30 billion units and US$11 billion revenues with a forecast average growth rate...

Delta raises 2010 shipment forecast to 1 million LED light bulbs

Aug 19, 10:48

Delta Electronics has raised its LED light bulb shipment forecast for 2010 to one million units on new capacity going online in Dongguan of China's Guangdong Province and orders of...

Inductor makers could feel price pressure in 4Q10

Aug 18, 14:52

Taiwan-based inductor makers are cautious about the third quarter, which is traditionally the peak season, as orders from notebook clients have slowed since July, according to industry...

Chip backend firms to see revenues rebound in August

Aug 18, 14:25

Chip packagers Advanced Semiconductor Engineering (ASE) and Siliconware Precision Industries (SPIL), and testing specialists King Yuan Electronics Company (KYEC) and Sigurd Microelectronics...

Inventory volatility packs supply-chain peril for global solar market, says iSuppli

Aug 13, 14:30

Radical swings in inventory levels for PV solar cells in 2010 are resulting in perilous market conditions that potentially could drive unaware companies out of the market, according...

Most IC market segments to enjoy double-digit growth in 2010, says IC Insights

Aug 12, 15:13

IC Insights has forcast that 26 out of the 28 IC market segments it tracks will show not only growth, but double-digit increases in 2010. Only ROM and EPROM are forecast to decline...

Coretronic aims to ship 87 million BLU for 2010

Aug 9, 15:18

Backlight unit (BLU) maker Coretronic aims to ship 87 million units for 2010, with shipments in the first half topping 41.23 million units, according to the Taiwan-based company.

iSuppli raises semiconductor forecast for 2010

Aug 3, 11:02

Market research firm iSuppli on August 2 said it has raised its forecast for worldwide semiconductor revenue growth in 2010.

Global e-book reader shipments fall short of forecast in 2Q10, says Digitimes Research

Jul 28, 11:25

A total of 1.35 million e-book readers were shipped to the global market in the second quarter of 2010, 33.2% fewer than the originally projected 2.02 million units, chiefly because...

US solar market forecast to grow tenfold by 2014, says Solarbuzz

Jul 23, 12:09

Despite a challenging domestic economic environment, the US solar market grew 36% in 2009, according to Solarbuzz. This growth was, however, not nearly as strong as the region's 62%...

Partners will not increase 3Q10 forecasts on Intel strong 2Q10 performance

Jul 15, 14:21

Intel's strong revenue performance in the second quarter helped most of its Taiwan-based notebook and motherboard partners see increases in their stock prices on July 14; however,...

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...

Touchscreen module revenues to reach US$14 billion by 2016, says DisplaySearch

Jul 2, 12:14

Global touchscreen module revenues will reach nearly US$14 billion by 2016, increasing from US$4.3 billion in 2009 at a CAGR of 18%, according to DisplaySearch.

Hard drive makers reduce 3Q10 shipments forecast by 5-10%

Jun 25, 11:49

Hard drive makers have recently started downward adjusting their shipment forecasts for the second quarter due to Europe's financial troubles as well as reducing their third- and...

Compal Communications lowers handset shipment targets

Jun 15, 16:17

Handset maker Compal Communications has reduced its 2010 shipment target to 10 million units compared with shipments of 16 million units in 2009, according to company chairman Ray...

A slow 2Q10 will lead to a 3Q10 mobo shipment jump for Asustek

Jun 3, 01:20

Although it has reduced its motherboard shipment forecast for the second quarter due to the depreciation of the euro, Asustek Computer expects shipments in the third quarter to hit...

IC distributors to see slight setback in May revenues

Newswatch - May 28, 13:45

Taiwan-based IC distributors are expected to see revenues decline slightly in May 2010 as compared to the previous month as demand for IC parts from PC ODMs has been weakened by the...

Taiwan market: LCD TV sales to reach 1.1 million units in 2010

May 26, 12:02

LCD TV sales in the Taiwan market during 2010 are forecast to reach 1.1 million units, growing 10% on year, and 10-15% of the total sales will be LED-backlit models, according to...

Acer chairman says financial crisis in Europe not very serious

May 20, 14:15

Acer chairman JT Wang has refuted market watchers' forecasts that Acer is likely to reduce its operating goals for the second quarter due to the financial crisis in Europe, and said...

Corning upholds 2Q10 forecast

May 19, 14:25

Corning president and COO Peter F. Volanakis has indicated that Corning's businesses, including its equity ventures, are on track with its forecast for the second quarter of 2010.

Panel suppliers reduce 2010 LCD TV shipment forecast for China

May 6, 15:41

Panel suppliers have recently lowered their shipment forecasts for LCD TVs in China to 32-35 million units from originally 35-36 million units as the sales performance during China's...

Inventec lowers revenues growth forecast for 2Q10

Apr 29, 15:51

Inventec recently lowered its revenue growth forecast from 15-20% to 10-15% for the second quarter of 2010 due to Europe's air traffic suspension, according to the company.

Power transistor market to hit sales high in 2010, says IC Insights

Apr 22, 16:44

After falling 16% in 2009, power transistor sales are expected to climb 31% in 2010 and reach a new record high of US$10.96 billion, according to IC Insights. The projected 31% growth...

iSuppli hikes solar forecast; installations to nearly double in 2010

Apr 21, 14:34

A surge of sales in Germany combined with plunging prices are set to boost solar demand in 2010, prompting iSuppli to upgrade its forecast of installations of PV systems in 2010.

Acer raises 2010 handset shipment forecast to 3 million units, says paper

Newswatch - Apr 19, 16:54

Acer recently increased its forecast for 2010 handset shipments to three million units from two million units, according to a Chinese-language Economic Daily News (EDN) report...

PC growth passes 24% 1Q10, says IDC

Apr 19, 10:50

The worldwide PC market grew 24.2% in the first quarter of 2010 compared to one year ago, when the market declined by almost 7% – the lowest growth since 2001, according to...

Worldwide IT spending to grow over 5% in 2010, says Gartner

Apr 12, 17:04

Worldwide IT spending is forecast to reach US$3.4 trillion in 2010, a 5.3% increase from IT spending of US$3.2 trillion in 2009, according to Gartner. The IT industry will continue...

Credit Suisse increases Foxconn shipment forecast, says paper

Newswatch - Apr 2, 16:33

Credit Suisse, optimistic about market demand for Foxconn Electronics' (Hon Hai Precision Industry's) goods, has raised its forecast on the company's product shipments in 2010 with...

DisplaySearch increases TV shipment forecast to 228 million units in 2010

Mar 24, 16:59

The global TV market is expected to reach 228 million units in 2010, up from the previous forecast of 218 million units, due to strong result in 2009 and the positive influence of...

Semiconductor material distributor Topco predicts 30% revenue growth in 2010

Mar 23, 15:44

Topco Scientific, a major distributor for blank wafer maker Shin-Etsu Handotai (SEH), has forecast revenues for 2010 will grow 30% on year. The semiconductor material distributor...

IC Insights raises chip market forecast for 2010

Mar 10, 16:41

The worldwide IC market is now expected to jump 27% in 2010 to US$253 billion, and another 15% in 2011 to US$290 billion, according to IC Insights. At US$253 billion, the 2010 market...

MediaTek revises 1Q10 growth forecast

Stockwatch - Mar 5, 15:57

MediaTek has revised its first-quarter 2010 guidance to a sequential growth of 5-10%, compared to its earlier forecast of 0-5%, due to better-than-expected handset chip demand from...

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    Veeco TurboDisc K465i GaN MOCVD system

    Veeco Instruments has introduced a new gallium nitride (GaN) MOCVD system for production of high-brightness (HB) LEDs - the TurboDisc K465i. The new TurboDisc K465i can drive LED...

    Photo: Company, Jan 21.

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    Samsung mobile display driver IC

    Samsung Electronics has announced that it has developed a single chip that integrates a capacitive touch screen control function in a mobile display driver IC. This single-chip solution...

    Photo: Company, Sep 30.

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