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Lenovo raising in-house notebook production in 2014 and 2015

May 26, 22:10

Lenovo's joint venture with Compal Electronics is expected to ship 15 million notebooks in 2014, up significantly from a year ago and the volume is expected to surpass 20 million...

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...

Wearable device market growth to be bumpy as value proposition is established, says DisplaySearch

May 26, 12:38

The market for wearable devices, like activity trackers, notifier bands, smart watches, and head-mounted displays, first took off in 2013, and momentum could drive the market as high...

Intel extends incentives to boost development of Intel-based tablets

May 22, 20:13

Intel originally offered incentives for selected China-based white-box vendors such as Ramos to adopt Intel platforms for tablets, and has extended to additional China-based white-box...

Lenovo ships 55 million PCs, 50 million smartphones, 9.2 million tablets in fiscal 2013

May 22, 12:26

China-based vendor Lenovo shipped 55 million notebooks and desktops, 50 million smartphones and 9.2 million tablets in fiscal 2013 (April 2013-March 2014), according to the company...

Digitimes Research: Top-5 notebook vendors and top-3 ODMs see shipments drop in April

May 22, 12:23

The global top-5 notebook brand vendors' combined shipments in April dropped 24% on month and 3% on year, while shipments of the top-3 ODMs dropped 15% on month and 9% on year, according...

Microsoft introduces Surface Pro 3

May 22, 12:16

Microsoft has introduced the Surface Pro 3, a tablet and also a notebook. The device has multiple processor, RAM and storage options intersect with a design that, with a simple snap...

Motherboard vendors strenghthening personnel for China competition

May 21, 15:27

Motherboard players such as Asustek Computer, Gigabyte Technology and ASRock have been intensely competing in cities of all levels around China and are aggressively recruiting talent...

Kinpo Electronics to start production at Philippines factory

Stockwatch - May 20, 14:27

Taiwan-based consumer electronics, STB (set-top box) and networking device maker Kinpo Electronics is constructing a factory on a site of 140,000 square meters (34.6 acres) in the...

Digitimes Research: Developments in the tablet market in May

May 20, 12:11

Samsung Electronics and Lenovo, both of which have ambitious goals for tablet shipments for 2014, both released new tablets in May 2014. Pricing of the new tablet from Samsung is...

Gigabyte, MSI see increased 1Q14 profits

Stockwatch - May 16, 12:05

Motherboard maker Gigabyte Technology has reported net profit of NT$725 million (US$23.9 million) for the first quarter of 2014 increasing 81.5% on quarter and 19.3% on year. Meanwhile,...

Wistron suffers large drop in 1Q14 net profit

Stockwatch - May 15, 12:26

Notebook ODM Wistron has released its first-quarter 2014 financial report, with net profit shrinking 63.14% sequentially and 78.83% on year.

Inventec expects 2-digit growth in 2014 server shipments

May 14, 12:31

Inventec expects 2-digit on-year growth in ODM server shipments in 2014 and more than 10% on-year growth in the corresponding revenue, the company said at a May 13 investors confer...

Quanta expects 10% sequential growth in 2Q14 notebook shipments

May 14, 12:20

Quanta Computer expects its notebook shipments in the second quarter of 2014 to increase 10% sequentially mainly due to growing global demand for low-price models, according to company...

Compal revises 1Q14 financial statement over arbitration loss

May 14, 12:17

Notebook ODM Compal Electronics has announced a revision of its financial report for the first quarter of 2014 due to loss of NT$4.73 billion (US$157 million) arising from results...

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

Acer sees decreased April revenues

May 13, 10:59

Acer has reported consolidated revenues of NT$19.253 billion (US$636 million) for April, dropping 37.47% on month and 25.29% on year, and January-April consolidated revenues totaled...

Quanta reports sequential decline in April revenues

Stockwatch - May 12, 16:06

Quanta Computer has reported consolidated revenues of NT$72.586 billion (US$2.41 billion) for April 2014, representing a 2.54% drop on month and 18.19% increase on year.

Digitimes Research: Global white-box tablet shipments down in 1Q14

May 12, 14:41

There were 20.4 million white-box tablets shipped globally in the first quarter of 2014, decreasing by 27.4% on quarter and by 2.4% on year, according to Digitimes Research.

Altek turns profitable in 1Q14

May 12, 12:22

Digital camera ODM Altek has disclosed its business operation swung from the red to net profit of NT$82 million (US$2.7 million) in the first quarter of 2014.

MacBook shipments in 2Q14 to grow 28.6% sequentially, say Taiwan makers

May 12, 10:33

There will be 3.6 million MacBook notebooks shipped in the second quarter of 2014, increasing 28.6% on quarter, according to Taiwan-based supply chain makers.

Pegatron only Taiwan notebook ODM to see sequential growth in April revenues

May 12, 10:30

Taiwan-based notebook ODMs Compal Electronics, Inventec, Wistron and Pegatron have reported consolidated revenues for April, with only Pegatron seeing on-month growth, according to...

Asustek April revenues hit 11-month low

May 12, 10:26

Asustek Computer on May 9 reported consolidated revenues of NT$34.44 billion (US$1.14 billion) for April, the lowest monthly level since June 2013 and decreasing on month by 10.84%...

Synnex April revenues down on month

May 9, 16:19

IT and consumer electronics channel distributor Synnex Technology International has reported consolidated revenues of NT$27.6 billion (US$912 million) for April, dropping 8.1% on...

Notebook vendor shipments see instability due to lack of panel access

May 9, 12:02

Some notebook vendors' shipments are being affected due to lack of panel access as panel makers shift their production capacity to mobile and TV panels.

Supply chains see increased orders for 2-in-1 notebooks

May 9, 11:47

Supply chains are seeing increased orders from notebook vendors for 2-in-1 units. Lenovo, Asustek Computer and Acer are all putting in orders to supply chains for the units as they...

The market for Bluetooth chipsets will be a cumulative 19 billion over the next 5 years, says ABI Research

May 9, 11:21

Bluetooth shipments broke an annual two billion shipments in 2012 and are set to surpass three billion shipped during 2015 and four billion during 2018. "Cumulatively, over 19...

Pegatron expects sequential growth of up to 5% in 2Q14 notebook shipments

May 9, 11:13

Pegatron expects ODM notebook shipments in the second quarter of 2014 to grow up to 5%, and motherboard and desktop shipments to decline 15-20%, company CEO Jason Cheng said at a...

Compal expects over 10% sequential growth in 2Q14 notebook shipment, says president

May 9, 10:05

Compal Electronics shipped 8.9 million notebooks in the first quarter of 2014 and expects an on-quarter increase of over 10% in the second quarter, company president Ray Chen said...

Asustek, Acer, Lenovo snatching notebook market share from Samsung and Sony in Europe

May 8, 15:00

Asustek Computer, Acer and Lenovo are expected to see their notebook market shares in Europe grow as both Samsung Electronics and Sony are paying less attention on their notebook...

Asustek sees profit drop in 1Q14; ships 4.9 million notebooks

May 7, 21:39

Asustek Computer has announced net profits of NT$4.36 billion (US$144.69 million) for the first quarter, down 23% on quarter and 28% on year with EPS reaching NT$5.87. Asustek shipped...

Altek sees increased April revenues

May 6, 14:07

Digital camera ODM Altek has reported consolidated revenues of NT$1.819 billion (US$60.1 million) for April, growing 15.68% on month and 20.05% on year, and January-April consolidated...

Digitimes Research: Smartphone application processor shipments in China dip over 4% sequentially in 1Q14

May 6, 10:38

Shipments of smartphone-use application processors in China slid 4.2% sequentially but grew 10.8% on year in the first quarter of 2014, according to Digitimes Research.

Exhibitors show mixed expectations for Computex 2014

May 5, 22:31

Computex 2014 will be hosted from June 3-7 at the Taipei World Trade Center in Taiwan. Some exhibitors are concerned that the show may not be as attractive to visitors this year (2014)...

Digitimes Research: Taiwan sees large decrease in 1Q14 digital camera shipments

May 5, 14:15

Taiwan-based ODMs shipped 2.367 million digital cameras in the first quarter of 2014, decreasing by 30.4% on quarter and by 58.6% on year, according to Digitimes Research.

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  • VIA+Viega+ruggedized+Android+tablet

    VIA Viega ruggedized Android tablet

    VIA Technologies has announced the VIA Viega, a ruggedized 10.1-inch Android tablet. The IP65-rated VIA Viega sports a durable design that protects against spills, rain, and dust...

    Photo: Company, Jul 18.

  • Panasonic+3E+2%2Din%2D1

    Panasonic 3E 2-in-1

    The Panasonic 3E is a tablet that comes with a detachable keyboard to deliver notebook capabilities. It is built on Intel's 2-in-1 reference design as a device for K-12 students....

    Photo: Company, Jul 10.

  • Samsung+Gear+Live+smart+watch+with+Android+Wear

    Samsung Gear Live smart watch with Android Wear

    Samsung Electronics has unveiled the Samsung Gear Live, powered by Android Wear. The new Android Wear device features Samsung's Super AMOLED display. It also offers easy customization...

    Photo: Company, Jun 27.

  • Apple+iPod+touch+with+5MP+iSight+camera

    Apple iPod touch with 5MP iSight camera

    Apple has announced its 16GB iPod touch is now available in several colors and equipped with a 5-megapixel iSight camera. The entire iPod touch lineup features the 5-megapixel iSight...

    Photo: Company, Jun 27.

  • Asustek+C300+Chromebook

    Asustek C300 Chromebook

    Asustek Computer has announced its Chromebook family powered by latest Intel Bay Trail-M processors. Available in two screen sizes - the 12-inch C200 model and 13-inch C300 - Asustek's...

    Photo: Company, Jun 26.

  • 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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