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Taiwan market: 4G license bidding kicks off

Sep 3, 11:15

Taiwan's National Communications Commission (NCC) on September 3 started the bidding process for 12 frequency band units of 270MHz in total bandwidth available for next-generation...

Taiwan market: Acer offers sub-NT$20,000 Haswell notebook

Aug 29, 12:33

Acer has recently cut the price of a notebook featuring a Haswell-based Core i5 processor to below NT$20,000 (US$667) in Taiwan and is aiming to compete for the back-to-school demand...

Taiwan market: Sony unveils MILC Alpha NEX-5T

Aug 29, 11:04

Sony has unveiled Alpha NEX-5T, its first digital MILC (mirrorless interchangeable-lens camera) equipped with NFC (near field communication) technology to wirelessly transfer photos...

Ivy Bridge to stay in market for some more time

Aug 28, 14:04

Despite the launch of Intel Haswell processors in June, channel retailers currently still focus on digesting their Ivy Bridge-based notebooks, delaying the platform transition, according...

Taiwan PCB production value to decrease 3.1% in 2013, says IEK

Aug 23, 12:09

The production value of PCBs produced by Taiwan-based companies in Taiwan and China is forecast to decrease 3.06% to NT$499.6 billion (US$16.68 billion) in 2013, according to the...

Taiwan market: Kinpo to launch own-brand 3D printers

Aug 22, 22:12

Taiwan-based Kinpo Electronics plans to launch own-brand 3D printers, targeting the entry-level and mid-range segment initially, according to company chairman Rock Hsu.

Taiwan market: Canon to launch DSLR camera EOS 70D

Aug 21, 15:11

Canon has unveiled EOS 70D, a midrange DSLR (digital single-lens reflex) camera, for launch in the Taiwan market at a recommended retail price of NT$32,900 (US$1,097) for body only,...

Taiwan market: Retailers not stocking as much inventory for back-to-school season as in previous years

Aug 20, 13:43

With the PC industry suffering from a downturn, channel retailers are active about offering new promotions in Taiwan, but their inventory preparation for the back-to-school season...

Taiwan market: Chinese-language Flickr launched

Aug 20, 11:46

Yahoo Kimo (Yahoo Taiwan) has announced the launch of Chinese-language Flickr. Yahoo Kimo has set up a team specifically for operating Chinese-language Flickr.

Taiwan market: Chunghwa Telecom offers 50-inch Ultra HD TV for contract-bundled sale

Aug 16, 14:41

Chunghwa Telecom (CHT) on August 15 announced cooperation with Chimei to offer a 50-inch Ultra HD TV for sale at NT$33,990 (US$1,133) when bundled with a 3-year MOD contract of NT$299...

Taiwan market: Total 4G bidding price likely over NT$50 billion, says CHT president

Aug 15, 11:18

While Taiwan's National Communications Commission has set floor prices for 12 available frequency band units at a total of NT$35.9 billion (US$1.2 billion) for open-bid competition...

Korea, China and Taiwan TV vendors to cut mainstream model prices

Aug 13, 22:05

Branded LCD TV vendors in Korea, China and Taiwan are to significantly cut prices of their mainstream models in order to rekindle sagging demand, according to industry sources.

Taiwan market: NCC qualifies all 4G license applicants

Aug 13, 15:35

Taiwan's National Communications Commission (NCC) on August 13 announced that all of the seven applicants for 4G mobile communication licenses have passed first-round qualification...

Taiwan market: Projector shipments in 2Q13 up sequentially, says IDC

Aug 9, 10:29

There were 20,006 projectors shipped in the Taiwan market during the second quarter of 2013, increasing 3% on quarter but decreasing 12% on year, according to IDC Taiwan.

Taiwan market: TVs sized 46-inch and above see growth in 2013, says GFK

Aug 7, 15:47

TVs sized 46-inch and above are expected to see 80% on-year growth in the Taiwan market during 2013, according to research firm GFK.

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%,...

Taiwan market: Microsoft launches Surface RT, Pro

Aug 5, 11:13

Microsoft has launched the 10.6-inch Windows RT tablet Surface RT and 10.6-inch Windows 8 tablet Surface Pro in the Taiwan market. Surface RT's 32GB and 64GB versions sell for NT$10,888...

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%.

Taiwan market: NCC to demand cell broadcast capability from 4G operators

Aug 1, 15:51

Taiwan's National Communications Commission (NCC) on July 31 indicated that all 4G mobile communication operators will be required to provide cell broadcast-based text message services...

Taiwan market: InFocus launches 2 smartphones for mid-range segment

Jul 31, 16:24

US-based InFocus has launched two smartphones, the IN610 and IN810, in the Taiwan market, with unlocked prices set at NT$11,900 (US$398) and NT$13,900, respectively.

Taiwan market: Epson aims at 50% market share for smart watches

Jul 31, 15:01

Seiko Epson on July 30 launched GPS-based smart watches for use in sports in the Taiwan market and aims to reach a market share of 50% eventually, according to Epson Taiwan Technology...

Uber offers mobile application for Taipei car rentals

Jul 31, 11:43

California-based Uber has cooperated with car rental firms in Taipei to provide luxury automobile rental services based on its in-house-developed application for iPhone and Android...

Taiwan market: Acer cooperates with CHT to launch 5.7-inch smartphone Liquid S1

Jul 29, 20:52

Acer on July 29 announced it was cooperating with Chunghwa Telecom (CHT) to unveil the Acer Liquid S1, a 5.7-inch Android 4.2.2 smartphone, for contract-bundled sale by CHT beginning...

Taiwan market: NCC may assign 2.6GHz bands for FDD LTE

Jul 29, 15:22

Taiwan's National Communications Commission (NCC) is likely to assign 2.6GHz bands for operating FDD LTE communication services in the future, because the development of FDD LTE telecom...

Taiwan market: Gomaji aims at group buying revenues of NT$3.5 billion for 2013

Jul 25, 12:04

Gomaji, currently the largest operator of group buying services in the Taiwan market, generated revenues of NT$1.6 billion (US$53.6 billion) for the first half of 2013 and has hiked...

Taiwan market: HP, Toshiba to launch ultra-high-resolution notebooks

Jul 24, 14:53

Hewlett-Packard (HP) will launch the Envy TouchSmart 14, a 14-inch touch-screen notebook with resolution of 3200 by 1800, in the Taiwan market in August at a recommended retail price...

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...

Taiwan market: HTC, TWM to launch Desire 500 smartphone

Jul 23, 20:47

HTC and mobile telecom carrier Taiwan Mobile (TWM) on July 23 jointly unveiled the HTC Desire 500, an Android 4.2.2 smartphone, for launch in the Taiwan market on August 1 at a contract-free...

Taiwan market: 7-Mobile aims at one million subscribers

Jul 23, 13:55

President Chain Store, which operates Taiwan's 7-Eleven convenience stores, has seen subscribers to its 7-Mobile 3G Internet-access services reach 800,000, growing 14.3% on year....

TCAS 2013: Channel retailers to offer up to 30% discounts for notebooks

Jul 22, 22:06

The Taipei Computer Application Show (TCAS) is set to be hosted from August 1-5 at Taipei World Trade Center in Taiwan and PC vendors are expected to offer up to 30% discounts for...

Taiwan market: Sony Mobile to launch Xperia Z Ultra

Jul 22, 21:07

Sony Mobile Communications will launch the 6.4-inch smartphone Xperia Z Ultra in the Taiwan market around the end of July at a contract-free retail price of NT$22,900 (US$763), with...

Taiwan market: HTC maintains top smartphone vendor ranking in June, but market share falls

Jul 22, 11:55

HTC continued to maintain its top smartphone vendor ranking in the Taiwan market with a 35.4% share in terms of sales value in June, even though its market share was down 1.5pp from...

Taiwan market: BenQ looks to release WCG TV products in 2H13

Jul 18, 14:02

BenQ does not have plans to release Ultra HD TVs later in 2013 and instead is looking to release wide color gamut (WCG) TV products, according to general manager of BenQ's Technology...

Taiwan market: Senao to sell Chunghwa Telecom fixed-line broadband Internet, MOD services

Jul 17, 21:41

Senao International, a consumer electronics retail chain in Taiwan as well as a sales agent for Chunghwa Telecom (CHT) 3G mobile services, will become a sales agent for CHT's fixed-line...

Taiwan market: BenQ to focus on smart device production in 2H13

Jul 16, 21:08

BenQ will not release Ultra HD TVs in the second half of 2013, but instead will focus on releasing smart devices, including TVs, monitors and projectors, according to industry sour...

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    Asustek Memo Pad HD7

    Asustek showcased the Memo Pad HD7 tablet at Computex 2013. The product is priced at US$169/unit. The Memo Pad HD7 tablet adopts Google's Android 4.2 and weighs only 302 grams....

    Photo: Jackie Chang, DIGITIMES, Jun 19.

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    HP Envy series ultrabooks

    Hewlett-Packard (HP) has introduced two ultrabooks, Envy 14 Spectre and Envy 15 Spectre, for launch in the Taiwan market at retail prices of NT$49,900 (US$1,683) and NT$64,900. Unlike...

    Photo: Michael Lee, Digitimes, Mar 7.

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    Asustek ROG MARS II graphics card

    Nvidia and Asustek Computer have cooperated to launch ROG MARS II, a graphics card equipped with two Nvidia GeForce GTX 580 GPUs and 3GB GDDR5 memory specifically for professional...

    Photo: Company, Aug 25.

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    Toshiba Libretto W100 dual-screen notebook

    Toshiba, as part of the 25th anniversary of its notebook innovation, has launched two limited edition notebooks - Libretto W100 and Portege R700 globally. The Libretto W100 features...

    Photo: Company, Jun 24.

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    Motorola Milestone XT701 smartphone

    Motorola and Taiwan-based carrier Chunghwa Telecom have co-launched the Milestone XT701 smartphone, which features a 3.7-inch WVGA touchscreen, 5-megapixel digital camera and the...

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TAIEX (TSE)8956.92-17.79-0.2% 

TSE electronic344.33-0.20-0.06% 

GTSM (OTC)145.87-0.55-0.38% 

OTC electronic181.97-1.31-0.71% 

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