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CMOS image sensors expected to set record-high sales for another 5 years, says IC Insights

May 5, 09:52

CMOS image sensors are in the middle of an unprecedented string of record-high annual sales thanks to the rapid spread of embedded digital-imaging technology into a wide range of...

Asustek Computer leads gaming notebook sales

May 4, 14:34

Asustek Computer is currently the largest global gaming notebook vendor, particularly ranking first in the US, UK, Germany, France, Russia and Italy. Asustek sold nearly 90,000 units...

Global semiconductor sales increase slightly in March, says SIA

May 3, 16:00

The Semiconductor Industry Association (SIA) has announced worldwide sales of semiconductors reached US$26.1 billion for the month of March 2016, a slight increase of 0.3% compared...

Foxconn promoting Sharp products internally

Apr 28, 13:01

Foxconn Electronics' (Hon Hai Precision Industry) employees have recently established a team to display and promote Sharp's white goods such as dehumidifiers, air purifiers and refrigerators...

Taiwan market: Smartphones sales dip in March; Samsung outperforms Apple in volume sales

Newswatch - Apr 28, 12:55

Sales of handsets, mostly smartphones, totaled 672,000 units in the Taiwan market in March, a decline of 37,000 units from the previous month and 21,000 units from a year earlier...

Apple drives entire foundry sales increase at TSMC in 2015 says IC Insights

Apr 27, 15:42

IC Insights has released its 2015 top IC foundries (pure-play and IDM) ranking. TSMC, by far, was the leader with US$26.4 billion in sales last year.

High-end smartphone sales decelerating, affecting IC orders

Apr 27, 11:49

Sales of high-end smartphones are decelerating, affecting orders for ICs and other parts and components, according to sources from Taiwan-based IC design houses.

Holtek expects 2Q16 sales to rise 15-20%

Apr 25, 21:34

Microcontroller (MCU) IC design house Holtek Semiconductor expects to post revenue growth of 15-20% sequentially in the second quarter of 2016, thanks to the approaching peak seaso...

Nvidia appoints new VP for Sales and Marketing in Asia Pacific

Apr 21, 15:29

Nvidia has announced that its Asia Pacific vice president of Sales and Marketing Francis Yu will retire and the company will appoint Vodafone Global Enterprise's ex-Asia Pacific vice...

China white-box players eye VR, robot business opportunities

Apr 21, 14:08

With virtual reality (VR) becoming a hot topic in the IT industry, China-based white-box players have been aggressively releasing inexpensive head-worn VR devices and home-care robots,...

AMD plans release of Polaris GPUs, Zen CPUs to boost sales in 2H16

Apr 20, 15:02

AMD has a chance to see a strong rebound in sales in the second half of 2016 thanks to the release of its Polaris-based GPUs in the third quarter and Zen-series x86 CPUs in the fourth,...

Global 2015 semiconductor materials sales reach US$43.4 billion, says SEMI

Apr 18, 14:09

The global semiconductor materials market decreased 1.5% in 2015 compared to 2014 while worldwide semiconductor revenues decreased 0.2%, according to SEMI. The impact of exchange...

Novatek 1Q16 sales miss guidance

Apr 14, 14:00

LCD driver IC design specialist Novatek Microelectronics saw its first-quarter revenues miss its guidance of a 5-9% sequential decline.

Taiwan consumer IC firms expect 2Q16 sales to rise over 20%

Apr 13, 22:21

Taiwan-based consumer IC design houses are expected to see their second-quarter revenues rise more than 20% sequentially as demand picks up on seasonality, according to industry so...

Headset maker Merry posts strong sales in March

Stockwatch - Apr 7, 13:58

Headset maker Merry Electronics has reported consolidated revenues of NT$870 million (US$26.84 million) for March, up 101.33% on month, but down 11.82% on year.

Global semiconductor sales dip slightly in February, says SIA

Apr 6, 11:41

The Semiconductor Industry Association (SIA) has announced that worldwide sales of semiconductors reached US$26 billion for the month of February 2016, a decrease of 3.2% compared...

US firms continue to capture bulk of IDM and fabless IC sales, says IC Insights

Apr 6, 11:39

US-headquartered companies held a 54% share of the total worldwide IC market in 2015, which includes sales from IDMs and fabless IC companies, according to IC Insights. The total...

Global smartphone sales to grow 7% in 2016, says Gartner

Mar 31, 22:25

Global smartphone sales will, for the first time, exhibit single-digit growth in 2016, according to Gartner.

Holtek March sales to rebound, says report

Newswatch - Mar 29, 22:34

Microcontroller (MCU) IC design house Holtek Semiconductor is expected to post revenue growth of about 60% sequentially in March, and a 15-20% revenue increase in the second quarter,...

Taiwan market: Samsung ranks top smartphone vendor in sales volume in February

Mar 29, 11:25

Samsung Electronics ranked as the number one smartphone vendor in the Taiwan market in February with a 22% share, according to data compiled by local retail channels.

Taiwan analog IC vendors set for improved sales in 2016, say sources

Mar 25, 15:22

Taiwan-based analog IC suppliers are set for a better year in 2016 thanks to recent industry consolidation and new demand arising from the rising popularity of virtual reality (VR)...

Nine O-S-D product categories avhieve record sales in 2015, says IC Insights

Mar 17, 11:16

In 2015, nine product categories within the optoelectronics, sensors/actuators, and discretes (O-S-D) marketplace reached record-high sales compared to seven in 2014 and six in 2013,...

Elan expects sales to decline 15.6-20.3% on quarter in 1Q16

Mar 16, 13:55

Touch solution vendor Elan Microelectronics expects its revenues to decline 15.6-20.3% sequentially to NT$1.37-1.45 billion (US$41.80-44.24 million) in the first quarter of 2016.

Elan chairman IH Yeh

SEMI reports 2015 semiconductor equipment sales of US$36.5 billion

Mar 15, 21:48

SEMI has reported that worldwide sales of semiconductor manufacturing equipment totaled US$36.53 billion in 2015, representing an on-year decrease of 3%. Total equipment bookings...

PCB maker Zhen Ding expects slow sales in 2016

Mar 14, 16:11

PCP and flexible PCB supplier Zhen Ding Technology Holding expects its sales and profits to grow marginally in 2016 due to a slowdown in global demand for PCB products, according...

Career February sales hit 2-year low

Mar 10, 10:55

Flexible PCB (FPCB) supplier Career Technology's revenues fell 3.5% from a year earlier in February 2016, which marked the seventh consecutive month of on-year revenue decreases.

Zhen Ding reports sales decrease for February

Newswatch - Mar 9, 22:14

PCB maker Zhen Ding Technology Holding has reported revenues of NT$3.669 billion (US$112.62 million) for February, down 41% sequentially and 5.8% on year. The figures were also the...

Global semiconductor sales off to sluggish start in 2016, says SIA

Mar 8, 15:00

The Semiconductor Industry Association (SIA) has announced worldwide sales of semiconductors reached US$26.9 billion for the month of January 2016, 2.7% lower than the previous month's...

Google Cardboard sales reach 5 million units since launch, says executive

Mar 3, 15:52

Google has sold close to five million Cardboard virtual reality (VR) devices since its launch in 2014 and apps on the Google Play Store that support the product have surpassed 2,000,...

MediaTek 1Q16 sales expected to meet guidance

Mar 3, 08:43

Despite postponed deliveries of some chips from its foundry, MediaTek is expected to meet its sales guidance for the first quarter of 2016, according to industry sources.

Ichia reports decreased February sales

Stockwatch - Mar 3, 08:41

Handset-use flexible PCB (FPCB) and keypad maker Ichia Technologies has reported revenues of NT$347 million (US$10.5 million) for February 2016, down 26.7% on month and 28.2% on ye...

Global 4Q15 DRAM sales fall 9%, says DRAMeXchange

Feb 19, 15:03

The global DRAM industry posted US$10.27 billion in revenues for the fourth quarter of 2015, representing a 9.1% sequential drop, according to DRAMeXchange. The revenue decline was...

Worldwide smartphone sales grow 9.7% in 4Q15, says Gartner

Newswatch - Feb 19, 10:05

Global sales of smartphones to end users totaled 403 million units in the fourth quarter of 2015, a 9.7% increase on year, which was the slowest growth since 2008, according to Gartner...

Notebook PCB specialist GBM posts decreased January sales

Feb 5, 14:59

Taiwan-based Global Brands Manufacture (GBM), which specializes in the manufacture of notebook-use PCBs, has reported revenues for January 2016 decreased 1% sequentially and 8% from...

Worldwide wearable devices sales to grow 18.4% in 2016, says Gartner

Feb 5, 11:27

Gartner has forecast that 274.6 million wearable electronic devices will be sold worldwide in 2016, an increase of 18.4% from 232 million units in 2015. Sales of wearable electronic...

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