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Taiwan market: Sales proportion of touchscreen notebooks may be below 20% in 4Q13

Aug 7, 12:05

Touchscreen models' proportion in total notebook sales in the Taiwan market in the fourth quarter of 2013 is likely to be less than 20%, lower than the originally expected 30-40%,...

Shipments of second-generation Nexus 7 estimated at 3.5 million in 2013

Aug 7, 11:28

Global shipments of the second-generation Nexus 7 through the end of 2013 are estimated at 3.5 million, mainly because the model will not be launched in the China market and there...

Global 2Q13 chip sales rise 6%, says SIA

Aug 6, 14:23

Worldwide sales of semiconductors reached US$74.65 billion during the second quarter of 2013, an increase of 6% from the first quarter when sales were US$70.45 billion, according...

Channel retailers turn focus to desktops

Aug 6, 14:22

As the PC industry continues to suffer from weak demand, some channel retailers are concerned that back-to-school demand may fail to raise sales, while some retailers have already...

IC distributor WT Micro looks to 6-12% sales growth in 3Q13

Aug 5, 20:08

Taiwan-based IC distributor WT Microelectronics expects its third-quarter revenues to increase 6-12% sequentially, driven mainly by demand for IC components used in industrial electronics...

TCAS 2013 sees weak sales

Aug 5, 16:10

The Taipei Computer Application Show (TCAS) 2013, which opened on August 1, had over 520,000 visitors in the first four days, a number similar to that during the same period in the...

WPG expects 4-10% sales growth in 3Q13

Aug 5, 15:15

IC distributor WPG Holdings expects its sales to grow 4.34-9.31% sequentially to NT$105-110 billion (US$3.5-3.66 billion) in the third quarter of 2013. In the second quarter, the...

Samsung holds top spot in TV sales in North America in 1H13 followed by Vizio and LG

Aug 5, 14:43

Samsung Electronics held the top spot in the North America market in terms of LCD TV sales in the first half of 2013 followed by Vizio and LG Electronics, according to market obser...

Sony sees LCD TV sales increase on year; expects profits from Ultra HD TVs

Aug 5, 14:33

Sony has announced thats its sales and operating revenues during the first quarter of fiscal 2013 were US$17.3 billion, an increase of 13% compared to the same quarter of the previous...

Combined PC and tablet shipments to reach half a billion in 2013, says Canalys

Aug 2, 15:30

Research firm Canalys' latest forecasts for the PC market (desktops, notebooks and tablets) predict that 493.1 million units will ship in 2013, representing 7% on-year growth. The...

Taiwan market: BenQ sees increased sales of LCD TVs and monitors

Aug 2, 12:19

BenQ saw its LCD TV sales grow 20% during the first half of 2013 in the Taiwan market while its LCD monitor sales grew 24%.

Copper foil maker Co-Tech cautious about 2H13

Aug 2, 10:00

Co-Tech Copper Foil, which supplies copper foil used to manufacture CCLs and PCBs, now expects its sales ratio between the first and second halves of 2013 to be 50:50. The firm previously...

Taiwan market: TWM sees smartphones take up 86% of handset, tablet sales in 2Q13

Jul 31, 11:53

Taiwan Mobile (TWM) saw smartphones account for 86% of contract-bundled sales of handsets and tablets in the second quarter of 2013, the telecom carrier has disclosed.

Macroblock, On-Bright 3Q13 sales to continue growth

Jul 29, 16:38

Growing demand for LED backlight products will continue to buoy the revenue performance of LED driver IC suppliers Macroblock and On-Bright Electronics in the third quarter of 2013,...

MediaTek to push sales of next-generation tablet CPUs to Google, Amazon

Jul 29, 11:33

MediaTek aims to push sales of its next-generation ARM big.LITTLE-based tablet processor, the MT8135, to Google, Amazon and Sony in addition to branded notebook and tablet vendors,...

NAND flash demand might be weaker than expected in 3Q13

Jul 26, 13:56

Due to disappointing sales of high-end smartphones, demand for NAND flash will likely be weaker than expected in the third quarter of 2013, according to industry sources. NAND prices...

Cellphone gray market goes legit as sales continue to decline, says IHS

Jul 25, 12:00

The gray market for cellphones will contract for the second consecutive year in 2013, with worldwide shipments dropping by 12% as both makers and buyers of these handsets turn to...

Taiwan market: HTC to push sales of midrange smartphone models in 3Q13

Jul 24, 11:31

HTC will focus on marketing midrange smartphones priced at NT$10,000-15,000 (US$335-502) in the Taiwan market in the third quarter of 2013 targeting the younger generation, according...

Surging popularity of smartphones and tablets hurting PC sales across the MEA and Turkey, says IDC

Jul 23, 14:54

The MEA region's PC market experienced another quarter of steep decline in the second quarter of 2013 as the proliferation of mobile technology continues unabated. According to preliminary...

KYEC, Sigurd 3Q13 sales to see modest growth

Jul 22, 15:33

IC testing houses King Yuan Electronics (KYEC) and Sigurd Microelectronics are expected to see their third-quarter revenues increase by a modest single-digit level sequentially, according...

TV sales expected to drop 25% in China during 3Q13

Jul 22, 15:02

TV sales in China during third-quarter 2013 are expected to drop around 25% due to the local government's discontinuation of LCD TV subsidies, according to market observers.

Sales of slender HDD soar as PCs slim down, says IHS

Jul 19, 14:55

A new generation of thin hard disk drives (HDD) only 5mm and 7mm thick are expected to enjoy fast sales growth in coming years, as mobile computers including ultra-thin PCs and PC...

Poor smartphone sales cast shadow on SPIL 2H13 sales

Jul 18, 14:07

Disappointing sales of higher-end smartphones might have a negative impact on Siliconware Precision Industries' (SPIL) sales performance during the second half of 2013, according...

Nichidenbo looks to double sales in 2013

Jul 18, 08:19

Passive component supplier Nichidenbo, which distributes capacitor and resistor parts for vendors including Nippon Chemi-Con, will see its revenues more than double in 2013 after...

TSMC, UMC 3Q13 sales to see modest growth

Jul 17, 21:05

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) and United Microelectronics (UMC) are expected to see their third-quarter revenues increase by 5-7% and 6-7%, respectively, on quarter,...

Microsoft lowering prices for Surface RT not likely to hike sales

Jul 17, 15:47

Microsoft has lowered retail prices for the 10.6-inch Surface RT to US$349 for its 32GB version and US$449 for the 64GB one, but the price cut is not likely to be effective in pushing...

China sees weakening PC demand in 3Q13

Jul 15, 21:59

PC brand vendors originally hoped China's PC market would help cover their dropping sales from other major regions worldwide in the third quarter, but such a hope may not come true...

Lumax reports decreased sales for 1H13, but positive about 2H13

Jul 12, 12:33

Process control solution vendor Lumax International has reported revenues of NT$535 million (US$17.82 million) for June, up 28% sequentially but down 14.2% on year. For the first...

IC distributor Wahlee conservative about 3Q13

Jul 12, 12:16

IC component and material distributor Wahlee Industrial is conservative about the business outlook for the third quarter of 2013 because of low order visibility from the IT industry,...

STATS ChipPAC Taiwan 2Q13 sales up over 15%

Jul 12, 12:03

Wafer probing service provider STATS ChipPAC Taiwan Semiconductor, a subsidiary of Singapore-based STATS ChipPAC, saw its second-quarter sales increase more than 15% sequentially...

Taiwan IC design firms see limited order visibility for September

Jul 12, 11:34

Taiwan-based IC design companies have seen their order visibility for September remain unclear, predicting third-quarter sales will grow within a range of 10% sequentially, according...

Sales of second-generation Nexus 7 will struggle to reach 8 million units, say Taiwan makers

Jul 12, 10:44

Some Taiwan-based vendors estimate that as many as eight million second-generation Nexus 7s can be sold globally in 2013, but Taiwan-based supply chain makers have indicated that...

PTI 2Q13 sales rise 2.6%

Jul 11, 16:00

Powertech Technology (PTI), which provides packaging and testing services for mainly memory ICs, saw its second-quarter sales increase 2.6% sequentially.

Orise, Ilitek to enjoy strong sales of WVGA LCD driver ICs in 3Q13

Jul 11, 14:53

Shipments of WVGA LCD driver ICs by Orise Technology and ILI Technology (Ilitek) to China will remain robust in the third quarter of 2013 since WVGA displays have become the mainstream...

TCL sees 7.81% on-month decline in TV sales in China

Jul 10, 20:04

China-based TV vendor TCL saw a 7.81% on-month decline in TV sales in the China market during June 2013.

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    Samsung Galaxy S2

    Samsung Electronics has announced that the Galaxy S2 has passed the five million global sales milestone. The five million mark has been reached in 85 days, a rate which is 40 days...

    Photo: Company, Aug 8.

  • Samsung+32nm+mobile+application+processor

    Samsung 32nm mobile application processor

    Samsung Electronics has unveiled an engineering sample of its application processor using 32nm HKMG logic process. Codenamed Saratoga, the new application processor was designed to...

    Photo: Company, Sep 14.

  • MSI+Tegra%2Dbased+tablet+PC

    MSI Tegra-based tablet PC

    Micro-Star International (MSI) is set to launch an Nvidia Tegra-based tablet PC in the second half of 2010 with a price of US$500, according to company sales director Sambora Chen...

    Photo: Company, Jan 28.

  • Intel+Intelligent+Digital+Signage+concept+

    Intel Intelligent Digital Signage concept

    Intel has demonstrated a new 7-foot-6-inch multi-user, multi-touch Intel Intelligent Digital Signage concept at the National Retail Federation Convention (NRF) in New York. Intel...

    Photo: Company, Jan 13.

  • Samsung+microSD+card

    Samsung microSD card

    Samsung Electronics is introducing its branded memory cards for sale in Taiwan, with sales in other select countries likely to follow at a later date. In previous years, Samsung...

    Photo: Company, Oct 20.

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