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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...

Taiwan market: Lenovo aims at 50% of notebooks to be touch-screen models in 1H14

Jul 16, 21:06

Lenovo will strengthen marketing of touch-screen notebooks in the Taiwan market, aiming to hike the proportion of all notebooks sold in the market from 10% currently to 50% in the...

Taiwan market: Philips launches new-generation LED bulbs

Jul 16, 11:43

Philips has launched new-generation 7W, 8W, 10W and 13W LED light bulbs in the Taiwan market at retail prices of NT$399 (US$13.3), NT$399, NT$499 and NT$599 respectively, according...

Taiwan market: Google launches updated mobile Google Maps

Jul 15, 11:21

Google has launched updated mobile Google Maps applications and voice navigation services in the Taiwan market, according to head of Google Maps' Asia Pacific division Lu Yun-cheng...

Taiwan market: Leica launches digital camera X Vario

Jul 15, 10:25

Leica has launched its X Vario digital camera in the Taiwan market at a recommended retail price of NT$98,000 (US$3,250, body only).

Taiwan market: Prices for Taiwan-made 50-, 55-inch LED-backlit LCD TVs drop 30%

Newswatch - Jul 12, 13:01

In the Taiwan market, retail channels have cut LCD TV prices to promote sales. Retail prices for Taiwan-made 50-inch LED-backlit models have fallen over 30% to below NT$25,000 (US$829)...

Taiwan market: Asustek develops digital content cloud computing platform

Jul 12, 11:18

Asustek Computer and the Industrial Development Bureau (IDB) under the Ministry of Economic Affairs on July 11 jointly announced the establishment of Taiwan Digital Mart, a cloud...

Taiwan market: Sales of flagship smartphones slow down, says Senao

Jul 10, 15:19

Sales of flagship smartphones in the Taiwan market have slowed down, according to consumer electronics retail chain operator Senao International.

Taiwan market: Epson to launch 3D home theater projector

Jul 10, 14:54

Seiko Epson on July 10 unveiled the Epson EH-TW550, a 3D home theater projector featuring a brightness of 3,000lm in both white and color, contrast of 5000:1 and support for Blu-ray...

Taiwan market: New Egg to start B2C operation in July-August

Jul 9, 11:16

New Egg, the second largest B2C online shopping platform in the US market next only to Amazon, will launch B2C online shopping services in the Taiwan market in July-August 2013, according...

Taiwan market: FET plans to start NFC operation at end of 1Q14

Jul 8, 21:53

Far EasTone Telecommunications (FET), one of the three largest mobile telecom carriers in Taiwan, on July 8 announced it will soon begin trial operation of NFC (near field communication)...

Taiwan 100Mbps Internet-access deployment, cable TV digitization in 2013 short of targets, says NCC

Jul 8, 12:50

The Taiwan government originally aimed to have all households covered by a 100Mbps fiber-optic broadband Internet-access network, and to digitize cable TV networks to cover 50% of...

Taiwan market: PChome Store launches auction platform

Jul 5, 16:02

PChome Store, an online shopping service operator in Taiwan, on July 4 launched an auction platform with incentives of free listings and a 2% fee on sales value in the first year...

Taiwan market: HTC maintains top smartphone vendor ranking in May

Jul 5, 15:55

HTC maintained its title as the top smartphone vendor in the Taiwan market with a 36.9% share in terms of sales value in May compared to 30.6% in April, according to data compiled...

Taiwan market: Ultra HD TV market estimated at 30,000 units during 2013

Jul 4, 20:36

The Ultra HD TV market in Taiwan is estimated to be at around 30,000 units in 2013, according to market observers.

Taiwan market: Sony, Microsoft to offer new game console promotions

Jul 4, 13:41

Microsoft and Sony are both set to offer new promotions in Taiwan for their game consoles hoping to boost sales during the summer.

Taiwan market: Foxconn sells 3,000 LCD TVs through convenience stores

Jul 2, 14:04

Foxconn Electronics' (Hon Hai Precision Industry) recent cooperation with Taiwan's 7-11 convenience stores successfully sold 3,000 LCD TVs in three days, and the convenience stores...

Taiwan market: Seven applicants competing for 4G licenses

Jul 2, 11:31

Seven applicants are competing for 4G mobile communication licenses in Taiwan, according to the National Communications Commission (NCC).

Taiwan market: Vee Time to not apply for 4G license

Jun 28, 15:54

Taiwan's National Communications Commission (NCC) has set a July 1 deadline for filing applications for 4G mobile communication licenses. Vee Time, a WiMAX operator in the southern...

Taiwan market: Asustek to set up experience centers through retail chain Tsann Kuen

Jun 28, 15:39

Asustek Computer has announced a partnership with Taiwan-based IT channel retail chain Tsann Kuen and set up product experience centers at 60 of Tsann Kuen's stores in Taiwan, aiming...

Taiwan market: Casio aims at 15% market share for digital cameras

Jun 28, 14:58

Casio saw its digital camera market share in Taiwan climb to 10.3% in May 2013 according to market surveys by GfK Marketing Services, and aims to increase the market share to 15%...

Taiwan market: Asustek launches MeMO Pad HD 7

Jun 28, 12:40

Asustek Computer on June 27 launched MeMO Pad HD 7, a 7-inch Android 4.2 tablet equipped with a MediaTek-developed quad-core processor, 1280 by 800 IPS touch screen, and 1.2-megapixel...

Harvatek quits joint venture project with TCL

Jun 28, 10:29

Taiwan-based LED packaging house Harvatek has announced the termination of joint venture with China-based TV brand TCL. Harvatek noted that both parties have had disagreements on...

EU duty on China-made solar products to help Taiwan solar industry, says SAS

Jun 27, 10:58

The European Union (EU) has imposed a tentative anti-dumping tariff of 11.8% on solar products imported from China and is negotiating with the China government. If both sides reach...

Taiwan market: Tablet shipments to reach 1.6 million units in 2013

Jun 26, 21:45

Tablet shipments in Taiwan are expected to reach 1.6 million units in 2013, up 50% from the 1.1 million units in 2012 as Taiwan's telecom and retail channels are both set to offer...

Taiwan LED firms enter automotive lighting market

Jun 26, 21:26

LED lighting market is booming but price competition has been causing firms to see shrinking profit margins. Taiwan-based LED firms aim to improve technology and enter the automotive...

Taiwan market: Smart TV sales remain strong

Jun 26, 20:31

Smart TVs as well as LCD TVs sized 50-inch and above are continuing to see strong sales in the Taiwan market, according to market observers.

GET to hike solar wafer capacity

Jun 26, 13:57

Taiwan-based solar wafer maker Green Energy Technology (GET) has upgraded ingot slicing technology and will invest NT$50 million (US$1.67 million) to expand monthly production from...

Taiwan plays key role in Chromebook Pixel development, says Google Taiwan general manager

Jun 26, 11:00

Google runs a global Chrome OEM/ODM R&D center in Taiwan. According to Lee Feng Chien, general manager of Google Taiwan, the team in Taiwan is a major R&D team for developing...

Lee Feng Chien, general manager of Google Taiwan

Commentary: Taiwan to benefit from common LED lighting standards in Greater China

Jun 25, 15:36

A common set of standards for LED lighting firms in Greater China was announced recently and as the China government plans to expand the LED lighting market, this common set of standards...

Digitimes Research: Taiwan 2013 TV panel shipments to fall by 5.6% on year

Jun 25, 12:33

On May 31, 2013, China ended its energy-saving appliance procurement subsidy program. This has had a strong effect on the panel industry.

GET reports 2012 net loss of NT$3 billion

Jun 25, 10:51

Taiwan-based solar wafer maker Green Energy Technology (GET) announced 2012 consolidated revenues of NT$9.836 billion (US$326 million), down by 47.16% on year. In particular, sales...

Taiwan market: Chunghwa Telecom expects to attain 3.6 million mobile Internet-access subscribers by end of 2013

Jun 24, 21:22

Chunghwa Telecom (CHT) saw the number of its mobile Internet-access subscribers increase to 3.0 million at the end of May 2013 and expects the number to steadily rise to 3.6 million...

Dell aims to strengthen software businesses in Greater China

Jun 24, 15:24

Dell has set up four major departments, End-User Computing, Enterprise Solutions Group (ESG), Dell Software Group (DSG) and Services, and plans to strengthen businesses in Greater...

Commentary: Tier-two LCD driver IC houses to face shortages in 3Q13

Jun 24, 10:30

China's smartphone market continues to boom and demand for related components from domestic brands has been strong in the first half of 2013. Demand for small-size panels above 5-inch...

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  • Taiwan panel makers see increased pressure from China in entry-level, mid-range segments

    Before Going to Press | 3h 26min ago

  • Neo Solar Power to raise NT$650 million additional capital

    Before Going to Press | 3h 27min ago

  • Taiwan market: Ultra HD TVs to make up 10% of retail TV sales in 2014

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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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    For the global LED lighting market, the market size will reach US$25.82 billion in 2014 or a market penetration rate of 23.4%. This is attributable to exponential shipment growth for light bulbs, tubes, and directional lamps.

  • Greater China touch panel shipment forecast through 2015

    This Special Report provides forecasts through 2015 for Greater China touch panel shipments with breakdowns based on technology (glass, film, resistive), application (smartphone, NB and tablet) and by firm.

  • 2014 global tablet demand forecast

    This report analyzes the main players, their strategies and shipments forecasts for 2014, as well as other factors contributing to either growth or decline in various segments within the tablet market, with a particular focus on Apple, Google, Samsung, and Microsoft, along with whitebox vendors.