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Taiwan market: Back-to-school notebook sales may drop 20-30% on year

Sep 9, 13:22

Taiwan's notebook sales during the back-to-school season in 2013 may drop 20-30% compared to those in 2012 despite the fact that channel retailers and brand vendors have been aggressively...

Taiwan market: LG to release Ultra HD TVs in September

Sep 4, 14:48

LG Electronics is expected to release Ultra HD TVs in the Taiwan market in September 2013, according to industry sources.

Taiwan market: kbro expects to reach 100% cable TV digitization in 2015

Sep 3, 21:38

kbro, a major MSO (multi-system operator of cable TV) in Taiwan, expects its cable TV networks to be completely digitized in 2015, according to the company.

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...

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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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