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China makes 820 million smartphones in January-July, says MIIT

Sep 26, 15:57

China-based firms made 1,100.82 million handsets in January-July 2017, increasing 4.0% on year, and 820.75 million of them were smartphones, growing 3.4%, according to China's Ministry...

Asustek expects China gaming notebook market to reach 3 million units in 2018, says paper

Sep 26, 15:47

Asustek Computer internally estimates that China's gaming notebook market will have a shipment scale of three million units in 2018 and is aiming to account for over 30% of the volumes,...

Wearable brands releasing new devices

Sep 26, 11:34

Wearable device brand vendors including Apple, Samsung Electronics, Garmin, Xiaomi, Huawei, LG Electronics and Fitbit, have recently started unveiling their latest products to compete...

Education IT spending in APEJ to surpass US$11.8 billion by 2020, says IDC

Sep 25, 15:07

Education IT spending in the APEJ (Asia-Pacific, excluding Japan) area will increase from US$9.8 billion in 2015 to US$11.8 billion by 2020, with a compound annual growth rate (CAGR)...

iPhone X component suppliers told to slow down delivery, say sources

Sep 25, 11:53

Apple has reportedly instructed component suppliers to withhold part of the component shipments prepared for the production of iPhone X devices, according to sources from Taiwan-based...

iPhone X

Asustek to launch next-generation ZenFone 5 in March 2018

Sep 22, 15:49

Asustek Computer will release its next-generation ZenFone 5 family products at the earliest in March 2018 as the operations of its smartphone business have returned to a growth truck...

Asustek CEO Jerry Shen poses with Qualcomm executive vice president Christiano Amon in Roman

Commentary: HTC faces new challenges after Google deal

Sep 22, 15:04

HTC, which built the world's first Android-based smartphone, the HTC Dream, in 2008, is facing new challenges after it signed a US$1.1 billion deal to hand over its ODM team or half...

TCA modifies exhibition shows to attract new participants

Sep 22, 14:01

Taipei Computer Association (TCA) has been making adjustments to the names of its exhibition shows for 2018 and adding more new applications in order to attract more participants...

TCA places AI, IoT as new spotlights of SmarTEX 2018

Competition for 2018 gaming notebook orders growing fierce

Sep 22, 10:42

With notebook brand vendors having recently begun their request for quotation (RFQ) processes for 2018 orders, gaming notebook models have become the priority for Taiwan-based ODMS...

Google buys part of HTC smartphone team for US$1.1 billion

Sep 21, 11:19

Google and HTC have announced a definitive agreement under which certain HTC employees - many of whom are already working with Google to develop Pixel smartphones - will join Google...

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Acer increases marketing budget for gaming notebooks

Sep 20, 14:34

Acer is ramping up marketing budgets for its gaming notebook business, and will support e-sport teams in various areas to promote its brand image in the sector.

Acer is increasing resources for the gaming business

Synnex applies AI to logistics operation in China, says paper

Sep 19, 15:35

IT and consumer electronics channel distributor Synnex Technology International has applied AI (artificial intelligence) technology to operation of its logistics centers in China,...

Asustek new strategy gives priority to profitability

Sep 19, 13:47

Asustek Computer has implemented a new business strategy to improve its profitability by focusing on high-margin orders and markets for higher product ASPs, according to some market...

Digitimes Research: Top-5 notebook vendors see on-year shipment declines in August

Sep 18, 11:16

Worldwide top-5 notebook brand vendors' combined shipments grew on month, but decline on year in August. With the consumer notebook sector continuing to lack new innovations to stimulate...

Acer 1H17 gaming LCD monitor shipments hike 103%

Sep 14, 15:59

Acer has revealed its gaming LCD monitor shipments soared 103% on year in first-half 2017 with their revenues growing 50%, mainly thanks to launches of mid-range models, according...

Acer optimistic about its gaming monitor business

Apple introduces iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus

Sep 13, 16:10

Apple has introduced its new iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus, featuring a new glass and aluminum design in three colors, Retina HD displays and A11 Bionic chip. Both devices will be available...

iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus

Gigabyte motherboard shipments to fall under 13 million units in 2017

Sep 13, 14:50

Gigabyte Technology is expected to see its motherboard shipments fall under 13 million units in 2017 from 16-17 million units in 2016, and could struggle to maintain the 10 million...

Apple unveils iPhone X

Sep 13, 14:05

Apple has announced iPhone X, its latest flagship smartphone in an all-glass design with a 5.8-inch Super Retina display, A11 Bionic chip, wireless charging and a rear camera with...

iPhone X

Synnex obtains 47% stake in Vietnam ICT channel distributor

Sep 12, 14:13

Taiwan-based Synnex Technology International has announced the acquisition of a 47% stake in FPT Trading Company, the largest channel distributor of IT and communication (ICT) products...

Asustek and MSI to face strong challenge in gaming PC market in 2018

Sep 12, 14:06

The top-2 gaming PC vendor Asustek Computer and Micro-Star International (MSI) are expected to see rising competition from Dell, Haier and Razer in 2018, according to industry sour...

Dell, Razer and Haier to heat up competition in the gaming device market

MSI revenues drop in August

Sep 11, 16:15

Micro-Star International (MSI) has reported consolidated revenues of NT$9.191 billion (US$306.26 million) for August 2017, representing a 1.95% drop on month and 10.1% drop on year...

Acer reports increased revenues for August

Sep 11, 16:07

Acer has reported consolidated revenues of NT$20.056 billion (US$668.31 million) for August 2017, representing a 10.41% increase on month and 5.71% increase on year.

Asustek sees on-year decline in August revenues

Sep 11, 16:03

Asustek Computer has reported consolidated revenues of NT$37.8 billion (US$1.29 billion) for August, up 19.8% on month, but down 5.14% on year. The company's combined consolidate...

Asustek ZenFone 4 became available in late August

Notebook ODMs see growths in August revenues

Sep 11, 15:54

Taiwan-based notebook ODMs have reported their shipments and financial performances for August with Quanta Computer seeing consolidated revenues rising 25.1% on year and 6.1% on month...

Notebook ODMs see growing performances in August

ECS revenues increase in August

Sep 8, 16:25

Elitegroup Computer Systems (ECS) has reported consolidated revenues of NT$3.212 billion (US$107.13 million) for August 2017, representing a 29.25% increase on month and 4.25% increase...

Gigabyte revenues up 10% on year in August

Sep 8, 16:09

Gigabyte Technology has reported consolidated revenues of NT$5.505 billion (US$183.61million) for August 2017, representing a 5.93% drop on month and 10.05% increase on year.

Synnex August revenues hit record

Sep 6, 19:26

IT and consumer electronics distributor Synnex Technology International has reported consolidated revenues of NT$34.759 billion (US$1.15 billion) for August, a company record with...

MSI unveils new 17-inch gaming notebook with top-end specifications

Sep 5, 15:56

Micro-Star International (MSI) has introduced its GT75VR gaming notebook, featuring a 17-inch display, Intel's top-end CPU and Nvidia's GeForce GTX 1080/1070 SLI/1070 graphics card...

MSI GT75VR gaming notebook

Acer seeking niche consumer groups in gaming market

Sep 5, 14:22

Acer's president of IT products business Jerry Kao, commenting on the gaming product business, has pointed out that the competition in the market is extremely fierce and it will be...

Acer gaming device

IFA 2017: LG launches V30 flagship smartphone

Sep 4, 16:03

LG Electronics has unveiled its LG V30, the latest iteration of the company's V series flagship smartphones, at IFA 2017. The V30 features F1.6 aperture camera lens, a glass Crystal...

LG V30

Basic trackers take back seat as smartwatches accelerate in 2Q17, says IDC

Sep 1, 15:13

The worldwide wearable market was once again graced with positive growth as shipments grew 10.3% on year, reaching 26.3 million during the second quarter of 2017, according to the...

Jazz Hipster unveils smart speaker with IoT support

Sep 1, 15:04

Taiwan-based speaker vendor Jazz Hipster has launched its latest smart speaker in Taiwan with support of Internet of Things (IoT) functionality.

Jazz Hipster's new smart speaker

IFA 2017: Samsung highlights connectivity

Sep 1, 12:22

Samsung is showcasing its latest consumer products and technology IFA 2017 in Berlin, highlighting its focus on connectivity of its products.

Samsung at IFA 2017

Acer pushing multi-brand business model, says chairman

Sep 1, 10:29

Acer has been pushing for business transformation and is looking to expand into emerging markets including those for gaming PC, virtual reality (VR) and artificial intelligence (AI),...

Jason Chen, Acer chairman

Acer to supply VR equipment for Dubai theme park

Sep 1, 10:20

Acer has recently formed a partnership with a virtual reality (VR) theme park in Dubai, the UAE with the construction to be completed by the end of 2017 or in early 2018, according...

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  • Garmin+D2+Charlie

    Garmin D2 Charlie

    Garmin has unveiled D2 Charlie, a watch specifically designed for aviators, for the Taiwan market at a recommended retail price of NT$32,990 (US$1,092). D2 Charlie features full-color...

    Photo: Comppany, Nov 15.

  • Xiaomi+Mix+2+smartphone

    Xiaomi Mix 2 smartphone

    China-based Xiaomi has launched its new Xiaomi Mix 2 smartphone in Taiwan, featuring an all-screen 18:9 ratio 5.99-inch display, Qualcomm's Snapdragon 835 processor, 6GB memory and...

    Photo: Company, Oct 23.

  • Huawei+Mate+10

    Huawei Mate 10

    Huawei's Mate 10 smartphone is powered by the AI-specific Kirin 970 chips, built using a 10nm process atTSMC featuring an octa-core ARM Cortex CPU, a Mali-G72 12-core GPU and a neural...

    Photo: Company, Oct 17.

  • Canon+Selphy+CP1300

    Canon Selphy CP1300

    Canon has launched Selphy CP1300, a wireless compact photo printer, in the Taiwan market at a recommended retail price of NT$4,990 (US$165). Selphy CP1300 features maximum printing...

    Photo: Company, Oct 13.

  • Apple+Watch+Series+3+Hermes+

    Apple Watch Series 3 Hermes

    Apple Watch Hermes models come with built-in cellular and pair with a collection of new bands, including the Single Tour Rallye, in perforated Gala calfskin, inspired by the classic...

    Photo: Company, Sep 14.

  • Taiwan server industry overview - May 2004

    What are the first names people think of when servers are mentioned? IBM, Sun, HP and Dell are likely to top the list. However, the box which sits in the corner of the office, or...

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Global AP demand forecast, 2017-2020

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Global notebook shipment forecast, 2017 and beyond
  • China AMOLED panel capacity expansion forecast, 2016-2020

    This Digitimes Research Special Report examines the China AMOLED industry, focusing on the expansion capacity of the makers, the current implementation plans of major smartphone vendors in the market and the technological hurdles faced by the China makers.

  • Taiwan server shipment forecast and industry analysis, 2017

    Digitimes Research estimates that revenues from sales of server motherboards, servers, storage systems and related network system equipment by Taiwan-based vendors reached NT$555.8 billion in 2016 and the amount is estimated to grow 5.9% on year in 2017.

  • Global notebook shipment forecast, 2017 and beyond

    This Digitimes Special Report examines key factors in the notebook industry, including products, vendors and ODMs, that will affect total shipments in 2017 and through 2021.