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Taiwan market: Foxconn offers 50-inch Full HD connected TV for sale through CHT, kbro

Oct 18, 14:55

Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry) on October 17 launched a 50-inch Full HD connected TV under the brand InFocus for contract-bundled sale through telecom carrier Chunghwa...

Taiwan market: BenQ to make comeback in handset sector

Oct 18, 11:13

BenQ, which phased out of the handset market in the second half of 2008, is expected to make a comeback into the sector later in 2013 with a series of smartphones reportedly manufactured...

Taiwan market: Samsung to release 85-inch S9 Ultra HD TV in December

Oct 16, 21:52

Samsung Electronics will release its 85-inch S9 Ultra HD TV in the Taiwan market during December 2013 at a price of NT$1.29 million (US$43,900).

Taiwan market: Vovo launches first quad-core smartphone in local market

Oct 16, 14:41

Taiwan-based white-box handset maker Vovo has launched its first quad-core smartphone, the V10, in the Taiwan market with an unlocked price of NT$3,990 (US$136), according to the...

Asustek competing in 8-inch tablet market with low price

Oct 16, 13:44

Tablet brand vendors have recently started turning to develop 8-inch models hoping the new product line will help boost their overall gross margins. However, since demand for 8-inch...

Taiwan market: Getac to sell ruggedized computing devices through BestCom Infotech

Oct 15, 20:53

Getac Technology on October 15 announced the cooperation with BestCom Infotech, an IT distributor providing value-added solutions in Taiwan, to sell its ruggedized computing devices...

Taiwan market: Alcatel One Touch to launch smartphone Idol X through cooperation with CHT

Oct 14, 21:45

Alcatel One Touch, an international handset brand owned by China-based vendor TCL Communication Technology, on October 14 unveiled a mid-range smartphone, Idol X, for launch in the...

Taiwan market: BenQ aims at 50% market share for home-use projectors in 2013

Oct 9, 14:32

Taiwan-based vendor BenQ aims to ship 5,000 home-use projectors in the Taiwan market for a market share of at least 50% in 2013, according to the company.

Taiwan market: Asustek launches a new 10.1-inch convertible tablet

Oct 9, 14:17

Asustek Computer on October 8 announced the launch of the Transformer Pad TF701T, a 10.1-inch convertible tablet featuring Nvidia's Tegra 4 processor in the Taiwan market at a retail...

Brand vendors seek profits from gaming notebooks

Oct 9, 13:46

As demand for gaming notebooks continues to rise, notebook brand vendors such as Dell, Micro-Star International (MSI), Gigabyte Technology and Asustek Computer, have been developing...

Taiwan market: ZTE to hold brand-promoting event with Houston Rockets

Oct 8, 15:02

China-based smartphone vendor ZTE plans to hold a brand-promoting event in Taiwan soon as part of its efforts to boost smartphone sales in the local market, according to market sources...

Taiwan market: Microsoft starts promoting Surface Pro to business users

Oct 4, 11:29

Microsoft Taiwan on October 3 began marketing 64GB and 128GB Surface Pro tablets to business users, including enterprises, government agencies and educational organizations, in the...

Taiwan market: Chunghwa Telecom launches Hami+ Music

Oct 2, 14:43

Chunghwa Telecom (CHT) on October 1 launched Hami+ Music, a one-stop-shopping platform of online music across smartphones, tablets and PCs, in the Taiwan market.

Taiwan market: 7-Eleven launches 7-inch tablet, 50-inch connected LCD TV through cooperation with Foxconn

Oct 1, 21:08

President Chain Store, the operator of 7-Eleven in Taiwan, on October 1 unveiled a 7-inch tablet and multimedia sharing device enabling wireless transfer of video from smartphones,...

Taiwan market: Telecom carriers not enthusiastic about selling iPhone 5s, say sources

Oct 1, 15:55

While iPhone 5s is very likely to be launched in the Taiwan market in late October or mid-November, local telecom carriers including Chunghwa Telecom, Taiwan Mobile, Far EasTone Telecommunications...

Taiwan market: Acer, Asustek said to offer price cuts for Windows tablets

Oct 1, 14:28

Acer and Asustek Computer are reportedly considering cutting prices of their Windows 8-based tablets in Taiwan by 15-20% with Acer's 8-inch model likely falling below NT$10,000 (US$338)...

Taiwan market: Chunghwa Telecom cloud surveillance services adopted by local government

Oct 1, 14:11

Chunghwa Telecom (CHT) has disclosed its rental cloud computing-based surveillance system has been adopted by the government of Taoyuan County, northern Taiwan, to monitor traffic...

Taiwan market: Gigabyte Communications, Intel Taiwan cooperate to launch 7-inch tablet GSmart 7 Tab

Sep 30, 22:05

Gigabyte Communications, Taiwan-based notebook and motherboard vendor Gigabyte Technology's smartphone vendor subsidiary, under the own brand GSmart, has cooperated with Intel Taiwan...

Taiwan market: LCD monitor shipments expected to drop 15% in 2013

Sep 30, 21:24

LCD monitor shipments in Taiwan are expected to drop 15% on year in 2013.

Taiwan market: LCD TV shipments to decline 10-15% in 2013

Sep 27, 11:33

LCD TV shipments in Taiwan are expected to decline 10-15% in 2013, according to supply chain sources.

Taiwan market: Spotify launches streaming music services

Sep 25, 14:04

Sweden-based global digital music provider Spotify on September 24 announced the launch of its streaming music services in the Taiwan market, according to company Asia director Sunita...

Taiwan market: HTC may lose top-rank title due for lack of new flagship models

Sep 25, 12:37

HTC may lose its top-rank title in Taiwan's smartphone market in the fourth quarter of 2013 as it has failed to deliver a new flagship model for the second half of the year in the...

Taiwan market: Retailers clearing Surface inventories

Sep 24, 15:33

Following the release of new Surface 2 series tablets, retailers in Taiwan are now scrambling to clear their inventories of the first-generation Microsoft tablets. The retailers are...

Taiwan market: Channel retail sales to stay flat in 3Q13

Sep 24, 14:17

Poor PC and home appliance demand is causing channel retailers in Taiwan to suffer from weak sales. Performance for the third quarter is also expected to decline from sequential growth...

Taiwan market: Ivy Bridge inventories may not be cleared until after 2013

Sep 23, 12:18

The digestion of Ivy Bridge-based notebook inventories in the Taiwan market may not complete until after the fourth quarter as back-to-school sales in 2013 were down 20-30% compared...

Taiwan market: Gray market prices for iPad mini may drop after release of new model

Sep 23, 12:00

In the Taiwan market, gray market prices for iPad mini stand at NT$8,000-9,000 (US$267-300) currently, 14-24% lower than the official price of at least NT$10,500, and with the speculated...

Taiwan 4G: Foxconn is most competitive, says Guo

Sep 18, 14:51

The Foxconn Group is the most competitive among all candidates seeking a next-generation (4G) mobile communication license in Taiwan, primarily because it has been investing much...

Taiwan market: Asustek launches New PadFone Infinity

Sep 17, 21:17

Asustek Computer on September 17 unveiled the New PadFone Infinity, a 5-inch triple-mode Android smartphone which can be docked into a 10.1-inch tablet, for immediate launch in the...

Taiwan market: Evernote registered users reach over one million

Sep 17, 13:56

Evernote, a California-based provider of cloud computing-based software for taking notes and archiving, has seen the number of registered users in Taiwan increase from 200,000-300,000...

Spot DRAM prices soar over 30% in less than 2 weeks

Sep 17, 13:51

Spot DRAM prices have soared over 30% in less than two weeks after a fire broke out at a wafer plant of SK Hynix in Wuxi, China on September 4, jeopardizing wafer production at the...

Taiwan market: Huawei to launch smartphones Ascend G700, Ascend G610

Sep 16, 21:24

China-based vendor Huawei Device on September 16 unveiled two mid-range smartphone models, Ascend G700 and Ascend G610, for launch in the Taiwan market in late September, according...

Taiwan market: Buyers trending toward smartphones larger than 5-inches, says IDC

Sep 16, 20:37

About 37% of the smartphones shipped in the Taiwan market during the second quarter of 2013 were larger than 5-inches, much higher than the Asia Pacific average of 21% and the global...

Taiwan market: Chunghwa Telecom launches QR code credit card mobile e-payment service

Sep 13, 14:05

Chunghwa Telecom (CHT) on September 12 launched a QR code-based mobile e-payment service through cooperation with eight local credit card-issuing banks and a number of retail stores...

STMicroelectronics introduces new MCUs into Taiwan

Sep 13, 13:53

STMicroelectronics has introduced a series of new models of its STM32F4 family microcontrollers (MCUs), including STM32F429/439 and STM32F401, into the Taiwan market.

Taiwan market: Tatung to release 50-inch Ultra HD TV in November

Sep 12, 21:29

Tatung is aiming to release a 50-inch Ultra HD TV in the Taiwan market during November 2013.

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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...

    Photo: Terry Ku, Digitimes, May 12.

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