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Top-5 LCD TV vendors make sharp cuts in 2011 shipment goals

Aug 17, 16:34

Global LCD TV shipments may only reach 206-207 million units in 2011, with the top-five vendors having lowered their shipment targets by a total of 50 million units from the sum of...

The LCD TV market has been weaker than expected in 2011

Japan-based TV brands to account for 30% of AUO sales in 2H11

Aug 2, 01:20

Demand for LCD TVs has been soft and the financial performance from Japan-based firms has been less than expected. However, according to AU Optronics (AUO), orders from Japan-based...

Panasonic outsources small volume of DSC production to Foxconn in 2H11

Jul 19, 01:35

Facing pressure from dropping prices and competition of smartphones and DSLR cameras, digital still camera (DSC) brand vendor Panasonic has outsourced a small volume of its DSC orders...

Top-five panel makers predict 3D TV penetration to reach 20% at end of 2011

Jul 12, 01:15

The top five panel makers, Samsung, LG Display, AU Optronics (AUO), Chimei Innolux (CMI) and Sharp have been increasing supply of panels for 3D TVs and expect the penetration of 3D...

Digitimes Insight: Panasonic looks to aggressively ramp LED lighting sales in China

Jun 17, 15:24

Panasonic is Japan's top LED lighting manufacturer and the recent power shortages in the country due to the earthquake is likely to help the sales of LED lighting. However, the market...

Digital camera chassis maker AVY expects flat performance in 2011

Jun 16, 01:30

Taiwan-based digital camera chassis maker AVY Precision, facing downstream clients demanding price cuts, and a supply shortage of LCD panels and lenses, expects its revenues and profits...

Delta Electronics begins use of 3 zero-carbon classrooms in Taiwan

Jun 3, 10:53

Delta Electronics on June 2 inaugurated three zero-carbon classrooms, an energy-saving educational facility, inside three elementary schools located in northern, central and southern...

Sony to decrease TV shipments target

May 25, 01:10

Due to low sales for its LCD TV department, Sony might decrease shipment targets by 20-30%, according to industry sources. Sony predicted optimistically in 2010 that shipments will...

Panasonic to ramp up ALIVH PCB production in Taiwan

May 16, 15:27

Panasonic has announced plans to made an additional investment of JPY10 billion (US$123.73 million) in Taiwan in 2011 to expand the production capacity of its ALIVH (any layer interstitial...

Taiwan market: Blu-ray disc player sales expected to surpass 100,000 units in 2011

Apr 14, 01:40

Blu-ray disc player sales in Taiwan may surpass 100,000 units in 2011 as players such as Toshiba, Sony, LG, Panasonic and Sharp all launched models with prices less than US$100 in...

Digitimes Insight: Japan digital camera plant shutdown to only have small impact on production

Mar 18, 10:38

Panasonic, Canon and Nikon have temporarily closed their digital camera and component plants in northeastern Japan following the March 11 earthquake and tsunami.

Japan DSC makers manufacturing locations, (including CCD)<br>

Japan earthquake: Taiwan digital camera industry to see limited short-term impact

Mar 17, 01:55

Taiwan-based digital camera makers Altek and Ability, in response to Japan's earthquake, pointed out that they have already confirmed with their Japan-based upstream CCD suppliers...

Digitimes Insight: Rolling black-outs to hit Japan-based LCD TV vendors

Mar 16, 16:48

Production of Japan-based major LCD TV vendors such as Sony, Toshiba, Panasonic and Sharp will not be significantly affected by the 9.0 magnitude earthquake and tsunami that struck...

Japan LCD production

ODD pick-up heads see no immediate danger of shortage

Mar 15, 15:29

Supply of pick-up heads of PC-use optical disc drives (ODDs) from Japan-based makers, including Sanyo Electric, Sharp and Panasonic, is unlikely to be affected by the March 11 earthquake...

Consumer demand for 3D digital cameras expected to rise in 2011

Dec 30, 01:55

Although digital camera vendors such as Fujifilm, Sony and Panasonic have all launched models that support 3D image capture and are pushing them in high-end markets, sources from...

Taiwan expected to become the largest Blu-ray disc maker by the end of 2010

Sep 30, 01:45

Although Taiwan currently only has two makers, Ritek and CMC Magnetics, manufacturing Blu-ray discs, as the Japanese Yen exchange rate appreciates, Japan-based makers are starting...

IFA 2010: Panasonic displays 152-inch 3D plasma TV

Sep 6, 15:13

Panasonic is showcasing a 152-inch plasma 3D-ready TV at IFA 2010, which will run from September 3-8, 2010, and the Japan-based vendor plans to launch the TV in October and start...

Taiwan market: Panasonic to launch 3D plasma TV in August-September

Jun 23, 15:07

Panasonic will launch a 50-inch 3D plasma TV in the Taiwan market in late August or early September, and the company aims to sell 180,000 flat panel TVs, including 2,000 3D TVs, in...

Skymedi said to make SD card controllers for Panasonic

Jun 9, 14:20

Memory controller IC designer Skymedi reportedly has landed orders for SecureDigital (SD) cards from Panasonic, which used to only adopt in-house memory controllers for its SD products,...

Taiwan market: Panasonic aims at 15% market share for digital cameras, 20% for camcorders

Apr 30, 17:09

Panasonic on April 29 unveiled five LUMIX series digital camera models and five digital camcorder models for launch in the Taiwan market in early May 2010, and expects to increase...

Panasonic LUMIX series digital camera model DMC-ZS7

Global 3D LCD TV market likely to reach four million units in 2010, says Digitimes Research

Apr 14, 15:21

The 2010 global sales volume of 3D LCD TVs may attain four million units, while that of 3D PCs is likely to reach 1.5 million units, according to Digitimes Research.

Passive component distributor Podak ramping up polymer aluminum capacitor shipments

Apr 9, 16:38

Taiwan-based passive component distributor Podak expects its shipment of specialty polymer aluminum electrolytic capacitors (SP-Caps) to reach 40 million units a month in the second...

Commentary: 3D providing new dimension for TV market

Feb 26, 10:38

Demand for LED-backlit LCD TVs is taking off, but attention this year in the displays market has turned to 3D applications.

Taiwan market: LCD TV shipments estimated at 150,000 units in January 2010

Feb 12, 15:02

LCD TV shipments in the Taiwan market are estimated to have reached 150,000 units in January 2010, with Sony ranking the number one vendor with 22,000 units in shipments, according...

Top-10 vendors to account for 90% of global LCD TV market in 2010

Dec 29, 15:11

Global LCD TV shipments in 2010 are projected to reach 155-170 million units, and shipments from top-10 LCD TV vendors are expected to account for up to 90% of the total LCD TV market,...

Taiwan market: Sony cuts prices for Bravia Z series LCD TVs

Dec 2, 15:45

Sony has lowered the retail prices for its high-end Z series Bravia LCD TVs by NT$10,000-15,000 (US$311.26-466.89) in the Taiwan market, according to Sony Taiwan.

Taiwan market: Panasonic to launch ultra-thin 54-inch PDP TV in November

Oct 15, 15:09

Panasonic Taiwan, eyeing the year-end holiday sales, is set to launch a 54-inch PDP TV with a thickness of only 2.47cm in Taiwan in November.

PDP TV with a thickness of 8.5cm

PDP module shipments up 12% sequentially in August, says Displaybank

Oct 8, 16:39

Global PDP module shipments increased 12% sequentially to 1.3 million units in August, with revenues rising 8% to US$410 million, according to Displaybank. With the economy recovering,...

Taiwan market: Front projector prices to drop 35-40% in 2009

Sep 22, 11:42

Front projector prices in the Taiwan market are expected to drop by 35-40% on-year in 2009, with the 2,000-3,000 lumen segment seeing the biggest decrease, according to market sour...

Taiwan market: Nvidia launches 3D Vision glasses

Sep 11, 15:57

Nvidia has begun to market its GeForce 3D Vision glasses in the Taiwan market, which will allow Acer and Asustek Computer to launch high-profile 3D notebooks in the fourth quarter...

Motherboard makers pessimistic about new CPU force from Japan

Sep 8, 15:33

Taiwan-based motherboard makers hold a pessimistic attitude toward recent news that several Japan-based semiconductor players plan to form alliance to develop a new CPU architecture...

Intel worker

PDP module shipments up 14% in 2Q09, says Displaybank

Aug 6, 12:26

Global plasma display panel (PDP) module shipments totaled 3.27 million units for the second quarter of 2009, an increase of 14% from 2.86 million units for the first quarter, according...

Panasonic to reduce LCD TV panel purchase from Taiwan, says paper

Newswatch - Jul 8, 16:49

Panasonic Taiwan will reduce its LCD TV panel purchase amount from Taiwan makers in 2009 by switching all 37-inch and larger panel orders to Japan-based IPS-Alpha, according to a...

MStar GPS chips have positioning issues, sources claim

Jun 23, 14:48

An estimated 100,000 GPS devices built around an MStar Semiconductor solution and shipped to Taiwan, China, and North America shut down at zero o'clock on June 14 (GMT time), which...

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LCD commercial display and digital signage up 67% on year in 1Q09, says DisplaySearch

Jun 16, 12:04

Global shipments for larger-size (26-inch and larger) flat panel displays (FPDs) used in commercial applications for out-of-home environments grew 2% on year, but dropped 10% sequentially...

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    Panasonic GaN power transistors

    Panasonic has announced that it will launch the industry's smallest enhancement-mode gallium nitride (GaN) power transistors (X-GaN) package. The GaN is encapsulated into 8x8 dual-flat...

    Photo: Company, May 20.

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    JINS Meme smart eyewear

    Japan-based eyewear brand, JINS, has announced Meme smart eyewear for the US market in 2015 as part of its expansion plan outside of Asia. The JINS Meme (available with or without...

    Photo: Company, Dec 23.

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    Panasonic 55AX900 HDMIs are built to the latest 2.0 standard, to support native 4K feeds at 60Hz rather than the mere 30Hz you get with the HDMI 1.4.

    The 55AX900 supports H.265 streaming via its network ports. This matters because it's the system Netflix uses to deliver its 4K/UHD streams - streams which are, at the time of writing,...

    Photo: Panasonic, Dec 16.

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    Panasnic LUMIX DMC-LX100

    The LUMIX LX100 is the 6th generation of Panasonic's LX high-end compact camera series, and inherits the DNA of the LUMIX LC1 - Panasonic's first fully manual compact camera released...

    Photo: Company, Sep 17.

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    Panasonic 3E 2-in-1

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