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Asustek enjoys 60% share of Indonesia motherboard market

Nov 24, 15:54

Despite performing similarly to Gigabyte Technology in terms of motherboard shipments in the worldwide market, in Indonesia, Asustek Computer currently has a 60% share in the local...

Asustek expected to see net profit of NT$5 billion from motherboards, graphics cards in 2015

Nov 18, 15:24

Despite shrinking profitability from sales of notebooks, smartphones, tablets and desktops, Asustek Computer is expected to enjoy steady profitability from motherboards and graphics...

China market: Motherboard vendors score points in bundled graphics cards sales

Oct 29, 10:25

Taiwan-based vendors Asustek Computer and Micro-Star International (MSI) and China-based vendor Colorful Technology have seen shipment and profit growths from marketing bundled motherboards...

Asustek, Gigabyte to see 4Q15 motherboard shipments off target

Oct 12, 15:16

Asustek Computer and Gigabyte Technology are expected to see their motherboard shipments reach only 4.5 million units in the fourth quarter, lower than their original expectations...

Motherboard players to see shipments drop in 4Q15

AMD Zen architecture set for 4Q16

Sep 10, 15:07

AMD's next-generation Zen architecture is expected to arrive in the fourth quarter of 2016 at the earliest, but sources from motherboard players are concerned that the late arrival...

IFA 2015: Asustek unveils gaming products

Sep 3, 15:31

In addition to several Zen-series products, Asustek Computer has unveiled new products under its gaming Republic of Gamers (ROG) brand including a water-cooling gaming notebook, the...

Vendors raising motherboard, graphics card prices in China to minimize exchange losses

Aug 31, 15:37

Following Lenovo's decision to raise its PC product prices by the end of August, most motherboard and graphics card vendors in China have also recently increased their prices by 3-5%...

Motherboard players all see on-year declines in July revenues despite Skylake and Windows 10 launches

Aug 11, 14:22

Despite Intel having recently launched its latest 14nm Skylake-based processors and Microsoft offering free upgrades to Windows 10, motherboard players continued to see weak on-year...

Asustek, Gigabyte to heat up competition for Skylake products

Aug 6, 11:00

With Intel's new Skylake platform to be soon available in the market, Asustek Computer and Gigabyte Technology have both prepared Z170-based motherboards with their most advanced...

ECS sees revenues dip in July

Stockwatch - Aug 6, 10:01

Elitegroup Computer Systems (ECS) has announced consolidated revenues of NT$3.801 billion (US$120.38 million) for July 2015, down 23.4% sequentially and 32.29% on year.

Taiwan motherboard players targeting China embedded market for growth

Aug 3, 15:39

Seeing that PC demand remains weak, motherboard players have been trying to expand into the embedded product market especially in China. Players such as Gigabyte Technology and ASRock...

Taiwan motherboard players see business opportunities in China embedded market

Asustek, Gigabyte each ship 8 million brand motherboards in 1H15

Jul 15, 16:01

Asustek Computer and Gigabyte Technology each shipped about eight million own-brand motherboards globally during the first half of 2015 and are only expected to deliver 18 million...

ASMedia cuts USB 3.1 solution pricing to below US$3

Jul 14, 15:53

Seeing that Intel has reduced its USB 3.1 chip solution price from US$10 to less than US$6, ASMedia has also recently cut its USB 3.1 product pricing to below US$3, hoping to gain...

ASMedia cuts USB 3.1 solution prices to attract orders from motherboard players

ECS to quit own-brand DIY motherboard business, say Taiwan makers

Jun 24, 12:32

Elitegroup Computer Systems (ECS) has announced that it will no longer actively market own-brand DIY motherboards but will undertake ODM/OEM production if clients have demand, and...

Silicon providers main beneficiaries of enthusiast PC growth; opportunities exist for vendors to raise profits with innovative products, says HWinsights

Jun 23, 15:28

The rapid expansion in demand for premium PC hardware from the enthusiast and overclocking segments has given hardware vendors a much needed opportunity to bolster declining sales...

ECS sees increasing profits in 2014; turning passive about motherboard business

Jun 17, 22:48

Elitegroup Computer Systems (ECS) has announced consolidated revenues of NT$55.9 billion (US$1.8 billion) for 2014, down 11.89% from a year ago, while net profits were NT$1.39 billion,...

ASRock announces poor 2014, but expects improvement in 2H15

Jun 10, 16:06

ASRock has announced its 2014 financial results, with consolidated revenues going down 14% on year to reach NT$8.91 billion (US$288.39 million). Its gross margin was 18.4%, down 3.1pp,...

Colorful to become 3rd-largest motherboard vendor in China in 2015

Jun 8, 16:14

China-based motherboard vendor Colorful is expected to ship 3-3.5 million motherboards in China in 2015 and become the third largest vendor in the country, surpassing Micro-Star International...

Motherboard players fire up for mini PC market

Jun 3, 11:54

With demand for PCs staying low, Intel has been aggressively pushing mini PC products, hoping to stop desktop sales from declining. Gigabyte Technology and Elitegroup Computer Systems...

Computex 2015: ASRock to showcase latest gaming products; AMD focuses on new processors

Jun 2, 16:00

ASRock is showcasing its latest products at Computex 2015 and will unveil its 100-series chipset-based motherboard the Z170 Extreme7, built with alloy materials and supporting DDR4...

Taiwan motherboard makers less active in Computex 2015 due to delayed Skylake

Jun 1, 19:51

With Intel deferring the unveiling of its Skylake platform and 100 series chipsets until August 2015, Taiwan-based motherboard players are expected to only showcase their 100 series...

High-quality, long-lasting: Q&A with Gigabyte motherboard team

Jun 1, 19:41

As one of the top vendors in the desktop motherboard industry, Gigabyte Technology has grown its business to reach shipments of around 20 million motherboards per year, most of which...

Tony Liao, Senior Associate VP at Gigabyte

Demand for overclocking surges in the face of declining desktop market, says HWinsights

May 28, 14:07

Demand for enthusiast class PC hardware which offers high-performance, reliability, and above all gives the end-user the ability to tweak, fine-tune and tinker, has seen a rapid increase...

Second-tier motherboard makers to see drops in 2015 shipments

May 27, 16:06

Among Taiwan-based motherboard players, Asustek Computer and Gigabyte Technology have been in a price competition to maintain shipments and market shares, and consequently second-tier...

Asustek pushing 2 smartwatches designed by notebook and motherboard teams

May 21, 14:27

Asustek Computer is planning to push two smartwatch series, the ZenWatch and the VivoWatch. Internally the notebook team will handle ZenWatch R&D and the motherboard team is in...

Commentary: ECS announces controversial high dividend plans

Apr 8, 15:28

Motherboard maker Elitegroup Computer Systems (ECS) caught the headlines recently due plans to distribute a cash dividend much higher than what it earned in 2014.

Motherboard players unlikely to achieve shipment targets for 2015

Mar 31, 15:14

Since demand for motherboards from Europe and China is still weak, motherboard players such as Micro-Star International (MSI), Elitegroup Computer Systems (ECS) and Biostar are expected...

ASRock to supply server motherboards to Alibaba

Mar 16, 15:50

ASRock, a brand motherboard subsidiary of Pegatron Technology, reportedly will supply server motherboards to China-based Alibaba with related orders expected to start contributing...

ASRock to supply server motherboard to Alibaba

ASRock ships 6.2 million motherboards in 2014; expects to return to 7 million units in 2015

Feb 4, 22:09

ASRock shipped 6.2 million motherboards in 2014, far below its expectation at the beginning of the year and down from 7.6 million units in 2013 as the vendor decided to not join the...

Asustek facing challenges in 2015

Jan 29, 15:20

Although Asustek was able to achieve revenue growth in 2014, the company's mobile devices and motherboard businesses are still surrounded by tough competitors. However, the Taiwan-based...

Second-tier motherboard players planning new strategies for 2015

Jan 21, 22:07

Facing fierce competition from the top-two players, Asustek Computer and Gigabyte Technology, small motherboard players such as ASRock, Elitegroup Computer Systems (ECS) and Micro-Star...

ECS sees Classmate PCs and Liva X mini PCs boost profits

Jan 20, 13:49

Despite seeing motherboard shipments and profits continuing to decline, Elitegroup Computer Systems (ECS) is enjoying stable profits from its Classmate PC and Liva X mini PC product...

Second-generation Liva X mini PC from ECS

ECS denies reported withdraw from own-brand DIY motherboard business

Jan 12, 23:13

Taiwan-based Elitegroup Computer Systems (ECS), in response to a report that it will quit production and marketing of its own-brand DIY motherboards and focus on motherboard ODM production...

CES 2015: Gigabyte showcasing X99-SOC Champion motherboard

Jan 7, 15:47

Gigabyte Technology is exhibiting its latest innovations at CES 2015 in Las Vegas, the US during January 6-9, with a focus on X99-SOC Champion, a high-end motherboard equipped with...

Gigabyte X99-SOC Champion motherboard

Motherboard vendors see opportunity in China tier-4 to -6 cities

Dec 24, 23:03

Motherboard brand vendors are seeing demand from China's tier-4 to -6 cities growing rapidly and are turning to place their resources into these markets for 2015, according to sources...

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    Intel Galileo board

    Intel has announced a collaboration agreement with Arduino, an open-source hardware platform in the maker and education community. Intel also unveiled the Galileo board, the first...

    Photo: Company, Oct 8.

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    MSI MS-98C7 embedded motherboard

    MSI has released the MS-98C7 mini-ITX embedded motherboard for high-density processing and graphic application markets. The MS-98C7 adopts Intel's 8 series chipset platform and supports...

    Photo: Company, Sep 2.

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    Asustek Z87-Deluxe/Quad motherboard with Thunderbolt 2 support

    Asustek has announced Z87-Deluxe/Quad, featuring the Thunderbolt 2 technology certified by Intel. Based on the new Intel Z87 chipset and ready for the latest fourth-generation Intel...

    Photo: Company, Aug 30.

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    Gigabyte G1.Sniper A88X gaming motherboard

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

    Photo: Company, Aug 21.

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    Asustek Maximus VI Impact mini-ITX gaming motherboard

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

    Photo: Company, Aug 21.

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