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Taiwan market: CHT, FET to start selling iPad Air, iPad mini with Retina display

Dec 13, 15:05

Taiwan-based telecom carriers Chunghwa Telecom (CHT) and Far EasTone Telecommunications (FET) have announced contract-bundled sale of iPad Air and iPad mini with Retina display will...

Sub 50-inch segment to take up 60% of Ultra HD TV panel output in 2014

Dec 13, 12:16

Owing mainly to promotions by China-based TV vendors, the sub-50-inch segment will account for 60% of the global Ultra HD TV panel production in 2014, according to sources with Taiwan's...

Digitimes Research: Taiwan makers to ship 35.95 million LCD TVs in 2014

Dec 13, 10:28

TPV Technology, Foxconn Electronics, Compal Electronics, Wistron, Amtran Technology and Pegatron will ship 35.95 million OEM/ODM LCD TVs in 2014, increasing 5.3% on year and accounting...

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Taiwan market: Asustek launches PadFone mini

Dec 12, 14:36

Asustek Computer on December 11 launched its PadFone mini, a combination of a 4.3-inch smartphone and 7-inch tablet, in the Taiwan market at a recommended retail price of NT$11,900...

Asustek PadFone mini

Google starts using Internet data center in Taiwan

Dec 12, 11:30

Google has inaugurated an Internet data center in the Changhua Coastal Industrial Park, central Taiwan, its 12th around the world, according to Google Taiwan.

Google vice president Joe Kava

Three China-based handset vendors increase component deliveries

Dec 11, 21:16

China-based handset vendors Xiaomi Technology, Gionee and Hisense have been taking increasing deliveries of panels and touch panels from suppliers in preparation for launching new...

Taiwan Intelligent Aerotropolis Industry Alliance formed

Dec 11, 14:47

More than 70 Taiwan-based and multinational enterprises, under the auspices of the government, on December 10 formed the Taiwan Intelligent Aerotropolis Industry Alliance to develop...

Alcatel-Lucent sets up innovation center in Taiwan

Dec 11, 11:27

Alcatel-Lucent has opened an innovation center in Taiwan to serve clients in the Asia Pacific area. It is the firm's fourth innovation center globally, the other three being in the...

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Smart device component industry is key to Taiwan economic development, says JT Wang

Dec 10, 16:03

As Taiwan has been faced with smoldering economic development, the breakthrough rests on developing industries of smart hand-held device components, according JT Wang, Acer's ex-chairman...

China market: Smart TV penetration to rise to over 70% in 2014, say Taiwan makers

Dec 10, 16:01

As China-based Internet service providers, including Baidu, Alibaba and Tencent, have partnered with LCD TV vendors to offer smart LCD TVs for sale bundled with content contracts,...

Taiwan market: Samsung introduces Galaxy J

Dec 10, 15:24

Samsung Electronics has introduced the Galaxy J into the Taiwan market after unveiling the model in Japan in November. The new model will target the high-end segment.

Galaxy J

Taiwan market: Latest iPads to launch in Taiwan later in December

Dec 10, 13:35

Apple's iPad Air and iPad mini with Retina display are reportedly likely to be launched in the Taiwan market on December 20, according to local retail channels.

Digitimes Research: Taiwan makers to see 2014 touch panel shipments up for smartphones, notebooks, down for tablets

Dec 10, 10:08

Taiwan-based makers together will ship 242.72 million smartphone touch panels, 51.81 million tablet touch panels and 17.76 million notebook touch panels in 2014, respectively increasing...

TSMC 28nm utilization rate to rebound in 1Q14

Dec 9, 21:37

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) has seen its 28nm process utilization rate fall to 65-70% recently, due to a cutback of customer orders, according to industry sou...

Taiwan November export value down 4.7% sequentially, says MOF

Dec 9, 21:21

Taiwan recorded total export value of US$24.89 billion for November 2013, decreasing by 4.7% on month and remaining unchanged on year, while the corresponding total import value of...

Intel to offer tablet platforms for various segments in 2014, say Taiwan makers

Dec 9, 11:48

Intel has worked out an ambitious roadmap offering CPU platforms for entry-level to high-end tablet models in 2014, according to sources with Taiwan's tablet supply chain.

Intel

About 25% of LED chips to be used in lighting in 2013, say Taiwan makers

Dec 9, 10:27

The proportion of LED chips used in LED lighting will increase from 20% in 2012 to about 25% in 2013, Taiwan-based LED makers cited statistics as indicating.

LED lighting

Global Ultra HD TV shipments in 2014 to grow to 15-20 million units, say Taiwan makers

Dec 6, 11:05

Global shipments of Ultra HD LCD TVs in 2014 will increase to 15-20 million units to take up 8-10% of all LCD TVs, with a large portion to be direct-type LED-backlit models, according...

Taiwan makers poised to produce 15mm LED BLUs for Ultra HD TVs

Dec 6, 10:44

Taiwan-based LED packaging houses, mainly Everlight Electronics, Lextar Electronics and Unity Opto Technology, are set to start producing 15mm OD (optical distance) backlight units...

4K TV

Taiwan November CPI down on month, up on year, says DGBAS

Dec 6, 10:27

Taiwan's November 2013 consumer price index (CPI) of 103.03 (2011 as base year) decreased 0.72% on month but increased 0.67% on year, while the corresponding wholesale price index...

China-based touch panel makers expanding capacities

Dec 4, 22:00

China-based touch panel makers have been expanding production capacity which will come online in 2014-2015, putting increasing competitive pressure on Taiwan-based makers, according...

China TV panel self-sufficiency rate expected to exceed 40% in 2014

Dec 4, 20:27

As the 8.5G production lines in China of BOE Technology, Samsung Display and LG Display have been increasing output, local supply of LCD TV panels as a percentage of China-based TV...

Taiwan market: Chunghwa Telecom aims at 300,000 4G users by end of 2014

Dec 4, 15:11

Chunghwa Telecom (CHT) plans to start 4G mobile communications operations in the second half of 2014 and aims to reach 300,000 subscribers by the end of the year, according to company...

Global notebook demand to remain weak in 1H14, say Taiwan makers

Dec 4, 11:08

Viewing that notebook vendors have taken conservative attitudes in developing new models for launch in 2014, global demand for notebooks is expected to remain stagnant in the first...

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Posiflex starts construction of factory in northern Taiwan

Dec 3, 21:49

POS (point of sale) system and peripheral maker Posiflex Technology on December 3 held a groundbreaking ceremony for a factory located in suburban Taipei, Taiwan, with completion...

Taiwan makers hike Apple, Samsung 4Q13 tablet shipment estimates

Dec 3, 14:59

Taiwan-based tablet supply chain makers, viewing that Apple and Samsung Electronics have increased their tablet shipments, have upward adjusted estimated iPad shipments in the fourth...

Nvidia promoting Tegra Note 7-inch tablet, say Taiwan makers

Dec 2, 21:36

Nvidia has been promoting the sale of Tegra Note, a 7-inch tablet equipped with an Nvidia-developed processor, the Tegra 4, at a retail price of US$199, through partnering graphics...

Taiwan market: BenQ launches A3, F3 smartphones

Dec 2, 16:11

Taiwan-based vendor BenQ has launched two Android smartphone models, A3 and F3, for contract-bundled sale by Chunghwa Telecom (CHT).

Panasonic set to discontinue ALIVH board production in Taiwan

Dec 2, 11:09

Panasonic Taiwan has filed a statement indicating it will discontinue production of ALIVH (any layer interstitial via hole) boards in 2014 indicating Panasonic's move to phase out...

Taiwan 3Q13 economic growth at 1.66%, says DGBAS

Dec 2, 11:05

Taiwan recorded economic growth of 1.66% in third-quarter 2013, lower than the previous 2.47% forecast made in August, according to the Directorate General of Budget, Accounting and...

Taiwan market: Online advertising in 2013 valued at nearly NT$14 billion, says DMA

Dec 2, 10:58

Providers of online advertising services in the Taiwan market will generate total revenues of NT$13.873 billion (US$469 million) in 2013, increasing 19.51% on year, according to the...

Taiwan makers ramp up PCB production in 3Q13, says IEK

Nov 29, 15:34

The production value of PCBs rolled out by Taiwan-based makers in Taiwan and China totaled NT$138.1 billion (US$4.65 billion) in the third quarter of 2013, up 14% sequentially and...

Taiwan market: TV retailers anticipate increased large-size, Ultra HD TV sales in 2014

Nov 29, 12:35

TV retailers anticipate increased sales of large-size TVs as well as Ultra HD TVs in the Taiwan market during 2014.

O-Film looks to expand presence in Taiwan

Nov 29, 11:55

Taiwan's government has approved China-based touch panel maker O-Film to open up a branch office in Taiwan.

O-Film

Digitimes Research: Taiwan top foundries to see combined revenues decrease in 4Q13

Nov 29, 10:32

Taiwan's top-three IC foundries will see their combined revenues decline 9.4% sequentially in the fourth quarter of 2013, due mainly to a fall in product ASPs, according to Digitimes...

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    Asustek ZenFone series

    Asustek Computer has unveiled in Las Vegas its latest product lineup including the Intel-based entry-level ZenFone smartphone series, the new PadFone mini smartphone, the PadFone...

    Photo: Digitimes, Jan 7.

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    Hiachieve eWonderPad tablet PC

    Taiwan-based Hiachieve Digital Technology, which provide digital contents for education purposes, has launched an education-specific tablet PC, the eWonderPad, with cloud computing...

    Photo: Company, Nov 26.

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    Samsung BX2231 21.5-inch LED monitor

    Samsung Electronics has introduced an LED-backlit LCD monitor, the BX2231, in the Taiwan market. The BX2231 features 2ms response time, 5 mega:1 contrast ratio, 1,920x1,080 resolution...

    Photo: company, Oct 7.

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    Garmin-Asus Nuvifone A10 smartphone

    Garmin-Asus has launched the Android-based Nuvifone A10 smartphone in Taiwan. Asustek Computer vice president and general manager of mobile device business, Bensen Lin, pointed...

    Photo: Company, Sep 16.

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    Optoma 3D ready projector, the DS512

    Optoma Technology has introduced four new front projectors, including three 3D ready models in Taiwan market. The DS512 projector features DLP Link technology, 120Hz 3D projection,...

    Photo: company, Sep 14.

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