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  • Last update: Monday 22 June 2015 [17 news items]

Digitimes Research: Usage of Thunderbolt 3.0, USB Type-C connectors to affect external interface applications

Jun 22, 23:28

Intel's upgrade of external interfaces from Thunderbolt 2.0 to 3.0 and the switch from Mini DisplayPort (mDP) connectors to Type-C USB connectors will lead the way for the Type-C...

Digitimes Research: USB 3.1 still cannot replace HDMI and Thunderbolt for Ultra HD transmissions

May 29, 16:01

The USB 3.1 standard has significantly raised the transmission speed to 10Gbps, up from the 5Gbps for USB 3.0, but the technology will still struggle to replace HDMI and Thunderbolt...

Lintes looking to achieve break-even operations in 2Q14

Oct 24, 15:33

Taiwan-based Thunderbolt cable maker Lintes Technology, which has recently been named by Intel as an investment target, has a chance of attaining break-even operations in the second...

Connector maker Lotes expects Thunderbolt to see better development in 2014

Jul 24, 21:45

As Intel reportedly will add native Thunderbolt support in its next-generation CPU platform hoping to expand usage, Taiwan-based connector maker Lotes has commented that Intel's change...

Cable maker Lintes to see increasing Thunderbolt demand in 2H13

Apr 30, 11:50

Taiwan-based connector and cable maker Lintes expects to benefit from increasing demand for Thunderbolt products in the second half of 2013 as more high-end PCs and Ultra HD TVs will...

Digitimes Research: Intel's strategies delaying Thunderbolt standardization

Apr 9, 14:31

Although Intel's Thunderbolt (TBT) technology is able to carry a transmission speed of 10Gbps, costs involved to achieve such a result are not cheap, according to Digitimes Researc...

Digitimes Research: Thunderbolt facing strong competition from USB 3.0

Mar 19, 15:00

Digitimes Research has recently examined several existing data transmission technologies and found that currently seven of them may become competitors of Intel Thunderbolt.

Thunderbolt (Light Peak) technology

ASMedia to be listed at the end of December

Nov 14, 22:19

ASMedia Technology, an Asustek Computer subsidiary that focuses on producing USB 3.0 controller chips, is set to be listed on the Taiwan Stock Exchange (TSE) at the end of December,...

Intel Thunderbolt suffers low penetration in the PC market

Nov 14, 20:40

Intel's Thunderbolt technology is facing difficulty penetrating the PC market. Currently only about 10% of notebooks and motherboards adopt the technology due to high costs, according...

Thunderbolt sees a weak penetration rate in the PC market

Intel Haswell processor design may cause motherboard players to exit market

Sep 27, 01:05

Intel is already set to launch its next-generation Haswell-based processors, comprehensively designed for IT products such as tablets, notebooks, ultrabooks, desktops and servers,...

Intel to release new Thunderbolt chip in 2Q13

Jul 20, 15:14

Intel plans to release an upgraded version of its Thunderbolt chip (codenamed Redwood Ridge) in the second quarter of 2013 along with the launch its Haswell processors. The new Thunderbolt...

Intel Thunderbolt technology to see upgrade in 2Q13

Expanding the motherboard market: Q&A with Gigabyte sales and marketing

Jun 5, 11:26

Following the recent launch of Intel's new Ivy Bridge platform, new announcements from AMD, and the growing anticipation for Windows 8, Computex 2012 will provide PC players from...


Price to become major obstacle for the standardization of Thunderbolt

Jun 5, 01:30

Although Intel has been aggressively promoting its Thunderbolt transmission technology in the PC industry, some PC players pointed out that the cost of Thunderbolt's controller chip...

Thunderbolt to become key specification for motherboard market in 2H12

May 23, 15:46

Intel officially released its high-speed transmission technology Thunderbolt in April. Already motherboard makers and vendors have adopted the technology into their high-end products...

Thunderbolt to become key specification for motherboard in 2H12

ASMedia expects controller shipments to top 100 million in 2012

Mar 30, 14:55

ASMedia Technology's overall controller shipments are likely to top 100 million units in 2012, driven by orders for USB 3.0 host controllers and new contracts for USB 3.0 bridge controllers...

ASMedia president expects company shipments to top 100 million units in 2012

Thunderbolt may become standard for PCs in 2013

Mar 16, 12:27

As Thunderbolt will shift from copper wire to optical cables at the end of 2012, adoption of Thunderbolt is expected to increase and the technology is likely to become a standard...

Optical Thunderbolt cables will likely be brought to market around end-2012

Acer, Asustek, Lenovo to offer Thunderbolt ultrabook PCs in 2Q12

Jan 20, 11:27

Acer, Asustek Computer and Lenovo are expected to offer ultrabooks based on Intel's Ivy Bridge platform which supports Thunderbolt in the second quarter of 2012, while Gigabyte Technology...

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    Apple MacBook Air notebook

    Apple has updated the 11-inch and 13-inch MacBook Air and added up to two times faster flash to the 13-inch MacBook Air. The updated 11-inch and 13-inch MacBook Air now feature fifth-generation...

    Photo: Company, Mar 12.

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    Apple Mac mini

    Apple has updated Mac mini with the latest technologies and a new lower starting price. The Mac mini now features Intel's fourth-generation Core processors, integrated graphics, 802.11ac...

    Photo: Company, Oct 21.

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    Apple 21.5-inch entry-level iMac all-in-one PC

    Apple has introduced a new 21.5-inch iMac starting at US$1,099. Featuring an ultra-thin design, a 21.5-inch display, Core i5 processors and the latest OS X operating system, the new...

    Photo: Company, Jun 19.

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    HP Z1 G2

    The HP Z1 G2 all-in-one workstation offers fast data transfer speeds for compute-intensive workloads and new technologies like Thunderbolt offer the flexibility for high-performance...

    Photo: Company, Jan 9.

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    Asustek Z87-Deluxe/Quad motherboard with Thunderbolt 2 support

    Asustek has announced Z87-Deluxe/Quad, featuring the Thunderbolt 2 technology certified by Intel. Based on the new Intel Z87 chipset and ready for the latest fourth-generation Intel...

    Photo: Company, Aug 30.

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2015 global notebook demand forecast
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