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Asustek catching up quickly with MSI in gaming notebook business

Dec 2, 14:32

Asustek Computer's good brand recognition in the high-end PC segment and price cut strategy, has reportedly helped the company to surpass Micro-Star International (MSI) in gaming...

China market: Mobile gaming revenues over CNY7.2 billion in 3Q14, says Analysys

Nov 24, 15:26

Mobile gaming service operators in the China market generated total revenues of CNY7.265 billion (US$1.18 billion) during the third quarter of 2014, increasing 9.2% on quarter and...

More notebook brands shifting focus to gaming models, say sources

Oct 31, 16:23

Notebook brands including Asustek Computer, Lenovo and Acer have been shifting focus to gaming notebook models as strong sales of comparable models rolled out by Micro-Star International...

Tablet vendors developing models for education, business, gaming applications to boost growth in 2015

Oct 17, 14:48

Tablet vendors have been developing models designated for education, business and gaming applications in order to boost shipment growth in 2015 due to saturation in global demand...

Acer CEO sees good sales during China National Day holidays; expects flat performance in 2015

Oct 15, 22:03

Commenting on the company's recent performance, Acer CEO Jason Chen said the company enjoyed strong sales in China during the country's National Day holidays starting October 1, but...

Jason Chen, Acer CEO sees good sales during China National Day holidays

Gaming notebook vendors start new competition in 4Q14

Oct 13, 22:37

Despite weak sales of traditional notebooks, vendors are still aggressively releasing new gaming models and are expected to trigger a new wave of competition in the fourth quarter...

Nvidia announces GeForce GTX 980M/970M for gaming notebooks

Oct 9, 12:33

Nvidia has unveiled its latest mobile GPUs, the GeForce GTX 980M/970M, and has received orders from Asustek Computer, Gigabyte Technology, Micro-Star International (MSI) and Clevo...

Asustek aiming to achieve 15% on-year PC shipment growth

Sep 18, 14:11

Asustek Computer is looking to achieve 15% on-year growth in its PC shipments each year starting 2014 and expects its annual desktop and notebook shipments together to reach 50 million...

Asustek pushing gaming products to maintain gross margins

Alibaba and Haier to launch Ultra HD smart TV

Aug 20, 15:18

China-based Alibaba is cooperating with Haier to release a home entertainment smart TV, supporting Ultra HD output, voice controls, as well as music and gaming services, according...

TCAS 2014: Lenovo sees strong sales

Aug 5, 12:22

Lenovo saw strong demand for its traditional notebooks, tablets and gaming notebooks during the Taipei Computer Application Show (TCAS) 2014, hosted from July 31 to August 4 and expects...

Asustek, MSI to enter branded desktop market; may impact client sales

Aug 5, 11:52

Following Asustek Computer's increased investments in the branded desktop industry, Micro-Star International (MSI) also has started developing new own-brand traditional desktops,...

China market: Online gaming revenues nearly CNY14 billion in 2Q14, says Analysys

Aug 4, 14:13

Online gaming service operators in the China market generated total revenues of CNY13.943 billion (US$2.24 billion) during the second quarter of 2014, decreasing 5.6% on quarter but...

China market: Colorful Technology poses competitive threat to MSI, ASRock

Jul 30, 14:14

China-based Colorful Technology and Development, the largest graphics card vendor in the China market, will launch own-brand gaming motherboards in the second half, and is expected...

Colorful to release gaming motherboards

Asustek, Gigabyte releasing new gaming notebooks in 3Q14

Jul 29, 15:36

Asustek Computer and Gigabyte Technology have turned aggressive about the gaming notebook industry and are planning to release new models in the third quarter to compete against Micro-Star...

Taiwan market: Asustek to launch convertible, gaming notebooks

Jul 2, 15:46

Asustek Computer has unveiled a convertible touchscreen notebook, the Transformer Book Flip, for launch in the Taiwan market on July 4 at NT$34,900 (US$1,163) for a 13.3-inch version...

Asustek to launch new convertible, gaming notebooks

Gigabyte, Asustek step up gaming notebook competition against MSI

May 26, 15:16

Gigabyte Technology and Asustek Computer are pushing their gaming notebook businesses aggressively to compete against Micro-Star International (MSI), which has had strong sales in...

China market: Gigabyte cooperates with Tencent Games to promote gaming motherboards

May 13, 15:10

Gigabyte Technology on May 12 unveiled new G1-series gaming motherboards equipped with Intel 9-series chipsets (Z97, H97, etc.) in Beijing, northern China, through cooperation with...

Gigabyte Technology motherboards equipped with 9-series chipsets

Asustek, Gigabyte gear up for entry-level, mid-range gaming motherboards

Apr 29, 10:55

The two largest Taiwan-based DIY motherboard vendors Asustek Computer and Gigabyte Technology, in order to maintain their global market shares, will launch entry-level and mid-range...

Digitimes Research: Handheld games consoles facing threat from smartphones; gaming peripheral players to benefit

Mar 13, 13:58

As smartphone popularity rises, demand for handheld games consoles has been dropping, especially for Sony's PS Vita. With an the upgraded PS Vita Slim set for release later in 2014,...

Dell to enter home entertainment market via AlienWare

Feb 27, 13:55

Dell is planning to add new product lines under its sub-brand AlienWare and will expand from the PC industry to the home entertainment market, according to sources from the upstream...

CES 2014: Asustek to showcase latest smartphones, 2-in-1 and gaming monitor

Jan 7, 14:23

Asustek Computer has unveiled in Las Vegas its latest product lineup including the Intel-based entry-level ZenFone smartphone series, the new PadFone mini smartphone, the PadFone...

Asustek to sell its new ZenFone 4 smartphone at US$99

Taiwan IC design houses seeing pull-in orders from gaming console and LED lighting sectors

Dec 27, 10:31

Taiwan-based IC design houses have landed an influx of short lead-time orders from the gaming console sector as well as China's LED lighting industry, according to industry sources...

Western Digital pushing new hybrid drive technology to niche markets

Nov 25, 21:26

Western Digital has developed a new hybrid drive technology, integrating an 120GB solid state drive (SSD) and an 1TB hard disc drive (HDD) into a 2.5-inch hard drive. The company...

China market: Online gaming revenues over CNY14 billion in 3Q13, says Analysys

Oct 28, 10:47

Online gaming service operators in the China market generated total revenue of CNY14.164 billion (US$2.64 billion) during the third quarter of 2013, increasing 5.3% on quarter and...

Ibase Gaming to apply for listing on OTC

Oct 14, 13:58

Taiwan-based gambling machine player Ibase Gaming Technology, a subsidiary of industrial PC player Ibase, is set to apply for listing on the local over the counter (OTC) stock market...

Brand vendors seek profits from gaming notebooks

Oct 9, 13:46

As demand for gaming notebooks continues to rise, notebook brand vendors such as Dell, Micro-Star International (MSI), Gigabyte Technology and Asustek Computer, have been developing...

AMD announces new Radeon R9 and R7 series graphics cards

Sep 26, 15:46

AMD has unveiled the Radeon R9 290X, R9 290, R9 280X, R9 270X, R7 260X and R7 250 graphics cards.

China market: Online gaming revenues over CNY 13 billion in 2Q13, says Analysys

Sep 11, 14:19

Online gaming service operators in the China market generated total revenues of CNY13.457 billion (US$2.19 billion) during second-quarter 2013, increasing 5.2% seuentially and 17.8%...

Bluetooth earphone vendor Plantronics to enter wearable IT device market

Sep 9, 13:24

Bluetooth earphone vendor Plantronics is planning to enter new consumer-related industries such as gaming headphones and wearable IT devices, and has recently established an R&D...

Razer announces 7.1 Surround Sound USB gaming headset

Aug 26, 12:22

Razer has announced its latest audio product, the Razer Kraken 7.1 Surround Sound USB gaming headset.

Razer Kraken 7.1 Surround Sound USB gaming headset

MSI announces a new gaming all-in-one PC

Aug 23, 16:07

Micro-Star International (MSI) has introduced a 27-inch, all-in-one gaming PC: AG2712A, featuring the Intel Core i7 3630QM quad-core processor, AMD's Radeon HD 8970M discrete graphics...

MSI AG2712A gaming all-in-one PC

Notebook players finding gaming PC business still a bright spot in dismal PC market

Aug 19, 22:09

Notebook players such as second-tier ODMs Clevo and Shuttle, as well as brand vendors Gigabyte Technology and Micro-Star International (MSI), are seeing their gaming notebook businesses...

Razer announces a new membrane gaming keypad

Aug 19, 14:28

Razer has announced the release of the Razer Tartarus, a membrane gaming keypad featuring 25 programmable keys including an eight-way directional thumb pad. The thumb pad allows gamers...

Razer Tartarus membrane gaming keypad

Asustek introduces Maximus VI Impact mini-ITX gaming motherboard with Intel Z87 chipset

Aug 19, 13:55

Asustek Computer has announced the Maximus VI Impact, a mini-ITX gaming motherboard based on Intel Z87 chipset for the fourth-generation Intel Core processors.

Asustek Maximus VI Impact mini-ITX gaming motherboard

Gigabyte launches AMD gaming motherboard

Aug 19, 13:52

Gigabyte Technology has announced its new FM2+ motherboards including the newest addition to its G1-Killer range of gaming motherboards, the G1.Sniper A88X, which features Gigabyte...

Gigabyte G1.Sniper A88X gaming motherboard
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    Acer has unveiled its Predator 17 gaming notebooks, powered by Intel's Core i7-6700HQ processor. Select models feature Nvidia's GeForce GTX980M graphics card, up to 32GB of DDR4...

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    Photo: Company, Sep 14.

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    Acer Predator XB1 gaming monitor

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