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Taiwan market: Acer launches WiMAX notebook

Feb 12, 15:07

Acer has introduced a 13.3-inch ultra-thin notebook with built-in WiMAX module, the Aspire 3810TG-732G64i, and will cooperate with Vmax Telecom to bundle sales in Taiwan.

MSI introduces USB 3.0 motherboard and new ultra-thin notebook

Jan 19, 16:35

Micro-Star International (MSI) has announced its USB 3.0-ready motherboard, the P55-GD85.

AMD notebook market share expected to reach 15% by the end of 2010

Jan 13, 15:48

AMD is expected to see its market share in the notebook segment increase to more than 10% by mid-2010 and reach 15% at the end of the year as more notebook vendors are adopting its...

Ultra-thin notebooks expected to account for 15% of global notebook shipments in 1H10

Jan 12, 15:10

Ultra-thin notebooks are expected to account for only 15% of global notebook shipments in the first half of 2010 due do their awkward market position and pricing, according to sources...

Taiwan market: Notebook vendors dropping ultra-thin notebook prices

Jan 7, 15:56

Taiwan-based notebook vendors such as Acer, Asustek Computer, Gigabyte Technology and Micro-Star International (MSI) have all recently dropped their ultra-thin notebook prices to...

Vendors turn to push ultra-thin notebooks to business market

Dec 28, 15:47

Notebook vendors including Acer, Asustek Computer and Micro-Star International (MSI) have recently switched their targeting for ultra-thin notebook products from consumer to business,...

Consumers shop for ultra-thin notebook

Taiwan market: Netbook sales through 3G carriers to drop 20% sequentially in 4Q09

Dec 24, 15:52

Netbook sales through bundling with 3G services in Taiwan are expected to drop more than 20% sequentially in the fourth quarter of 2009 due to the rapid drop in netbook retail prices,...

PC market returns to growth with double-digit gains through 2013, says IDC

Dec 22, 13:59

Worldwide PC shipments returned to positive growth in the third quarter of 2009 buoyed by strong back-to-school demand with an increase of 2.3% after three consecutive quarters of...

LG Display unveils ultra-thin LCD TV panel measuring 2.6mm

Dec 21, 12:15

LG Display (LGD) has announced that it has developed what it claims to the world's thinnest LCD TV panel measuring 2.6mm. The development of extremely slim LCD panel was possible...

Taiflex chairman predicts 10-15% growth for Asia FPCB market in 2010

Dec 18, 17:06

The FPCB market in Asia will grow 10-15% in 2010 thanks to increased demand coming from ultra-thin notebooks, smartphones and e-book readers, according to Sun Ta-Wen, chairman of...

Acer chairman blames HP and Dell for poor ultra-thin notebook sales

Dec 9, 16:58

Acer chairman JT Wang believes ultra-thin notebooks with long battery-lives will be the future trend in the notebook industry and he recently urged Intel, which plans to mainly push...

JT Wang, Acer chairman

IT Month 2009: Asustek, Acer and MSI see strong ultra-thin notebook sales

Dec 4, 15:03

Asustek Computer, Acer and Micro-Star International (MSI) all expect their ultra-thin notebook sales at the IT Month 2009 consumer trade show in Taiwan to be higher than in 2008,...

No plans to add new foundry partner, says AMD

Dec 2, 15:54

In response to a question about whether AMD is considering adding a foundry partner – due to current capacity perhaps not being able to support recovering market demand in the...

Rick Bergman, senior vice president and general manager of AMD's Graphics Products Group

Ultra-thin notebooks may share the same fate as netbooks, say market watchers

Dec 1, 16:43

Some market watchers have recently expressed their concern that ultra-thin notebooks may share the same fate as netbooks since players ranging from first-tier vendors to white-box...

Vendors selling ultra-thin notebooks at IT Month 2009

10- to 12-inch displays to become mainstream in netbook segment in 2010

Nov 27, 16:39

Netbooks with 10- to 12-inch displays are expected to become the mainstream in the segment in 2010 as market demand for larger-size netbooks is rising, according to industry source...

IT Month 2009: Gigabyte gives away netbook with ultra-thin notebook purchase

Nov 26, 16:46

Gigabyte Technology will offer a netbook give-away with purchases of its recently launched 13.3-inch M1305 ultra-thin notebook at the IT Month 2009 consumer trade show in Taiwan....

Gigabyte M1305 ultra-thin notebook

Ultra-thin notebooks to account for only 10% of Asustek notebook sales by the end of 2009

Nov 26, 15:25

Asustek Computer has forecast that the proportion of ultra-thin notebook's in its total notebook sales for the end of 2009 will only reach about 10%, according to Tony Chen, Asustek...

Notebook HDI board shipments expected to drop in 4Q09 due to weak sales of ultra-thin models

Nov 13, 12:38

PCB suppliers expect their fourth-quarter shipments of HDI boards used in ultra-thin notebooks to drop sequentially because sales of ultra-thin notebooks have been weaker than expected,...

Taiwan market: Acer unveils 3D notebook in Taiwan

Nov 12, 16:20

Acer on November 11 unveiled its 15.6-inch Aspire 5738DG 3D notebook and the company has already prepared 3,000 units to sell at the IT Month consumer trade show in Taiwan. The show...

Acer 15.6-inch Aspire 5738DG 3D notebook

Intel to launch three Arrandale CPUs for ultra-thin notebooks in 1H10

Nov 12, 15:08

Intel plans to launch three 32nm dual-core Arrandale CPUs (Calpella platform), the Core i7-640UM (1.2GHz), Core i7-620UM (1.06GHz) and Core i5-520UM (1.06GHz) with price in thousand-unit...

AMD reveals future platform lineups

Nov 12, 14:32

AMD has announced new details on its platform roadmap at the 2009 Financial Analyst Day, where senior executives, including president and Chief Executive Officer Dirk Meyer, discussed...

Dirk Meyer, AMD president and CEO

Taiwan market: Fujitsu launches new tablet PC and ultra-thin notebooks

Nov 11, 15:46

Japan-based PC vendor Fujitsu has launched the 12.1-inch LifeBook T4310 tablet PC priced at NT$52,800 (US$1,625) in Taiwan along with the 11.6-inch LifeBook P3110 and 12.1-inch LifeBook...

Fujitsu LifeBook T4310 tablet PC

Taiwan market: Acer, Asustek, Lenovo, MSI lower prices to clean inventories

Nov 10, 14:41

Taiwan-based PC vendors Acer and Asustek Computer and China-based Lenovo have lowered retail prices for their ultra-thin notebooks and netbooks in the Taiwan market, while Taiwan-based...

Consumers shop for notebook

Wistron lowers 4Q09 notebook shipment forecast

Nov 6, 16:38

Wistron has lowered its projected on-quarter notebook shipment growth for the fourth quarter of 2009 from 10% originally to 5%, resulting in projected shipments of 7.2-7.3 million...

Handheld devices designed by Wistron using Ericsson wireless modules

Acer to target shipments of 40 million notebooks in 2010, says chairman

Oct 29, 11:15

Acer looks set to comfortably achieve its notebook shipments goal of more than 30 million units for 2009, and is looking to mark two major milestones in 2010, shipping more than 40...

MSI developing Tegra-based e-book reader, still no plans for Gigabyte

Oct 27, 12:19

Micro-Star International (MSI) chairman Joseph Hsu revealed that the company is currently in development of an Nvidia Tegra-based e-book reader, but since the device still has some...

MSI and Gigabyte expect strong notebook shipment growth in 2010

Oct 27, 12:10

Micro-Star International (MSI) and Gigabyte Technology recently revealed that their notebook shipments picked up in the second half of the year and both companies are optimistic about...

Asustek aims to ship more than 16 million notebooks and netbooks combined in 2010

Oct 26, 17:15

Asustek Computer expects its notebook shipments (including netbook)s will increase from 12 million units in 2009 to over 16 million units in 2010, and global notebook shipments will...

Taiwan market: LG to ship ultra-thin frameless LED-backlit TVs in November

Oct 22, 15:55

LG Taiwan will ship its SL90 series frameless LED TVs with a thickness of 2.9cm to the local market in November, with the 47-inch model priced at NT$86,900 (US$2,682) and the 42-inch...

Taiwan market: ViewSonic announces six ultra-thin notebooks

Oct 22, 12:25

ViewSonic has unveiled six Intel-based ultra-thin notebooks – two 12.1-inch ViewBook 120 notebooks, a 13.3-inch ViewBook 130, a 14.1-inch ViewBook 140 and two 13.3-inch enterprise-based...

ViewSonic shows off ultra-thin models in Taiwan

Gateway debuts three new EC series notebooks

Oct 22, 11:49

Gateway has debuted three new EC series notebooks, two in the 15.6-inch mainstream segment and one in the 11.6-inch ultra-portable segment. All the models deliver up to eight hours...

Gateway 15.6-inch EC series notebook

AMD Congo platform notebooks to be launched in early November 2009 timeframe

Oct 15, 17:15

AMD partners plan to launch Congo platform ultra-thin notebooks at the end of October or beginning of November, after postponing the launch from the end of July as originally planned...

Taiwan market: Toshiba launches two ultra-thin notebooks made by Quanta

Oct 15, 16:45

Toshiba has announced two new Intel-based ultra-thin notebooks targeted for the Taiwan market – the 11.6-inch Portege T110 and 13.3-inch T130. Both models are manufactured by...

Toshiba launches Portege T110 and T130 ultra-thin notebooks in Taiwan

Taiwan market: Panasonic to launch ultra-thin 54-inch PDP TV in November

Oct 15, 15:09

Panasonic Taiwan, eyeing the year-end holiday sales, is set to launch a 54-inch PDP TV with a thickness of only 2.47cm in Taiwan in November.

PDP TV with a thickness of 8.5cm

Acer recall is production issue, not ultra-thin notebook issue, say sources

Oct 13, 15:08

In light of the recent Acer recall for certain ultra-thin notebook models, Taiwan notebook makers have been pointing out that the recall is a is a production issue involving specific...

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    Apple iPod touch with 5MP iSight camera

    Apple has announced its 16GB iPod touch is now available in several colors and equipped with a 5-megapixel iSight camera. The entire iPod touch lineup features the 5-megapixel iSight...

    Photo: Company, Jun 27.

  • Apple+21%2E5%2Dinch+entry%2Dlevel+iMac+all%2Din%2Done+PC

    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.

  • Micron+16nm+flash+die

    Micron 16nm flash die

    Micron Technology has announced the sampling of its 16nm, 128Gb MLC NAND flash memory devices, designed for applications like SSDs, USB drives and flash memory cards, tablets, ultra-thin...

    Photo: Company, Jul 23.

  • HTC+Titan+and+HTC+Radar

    HTC Titan and HTC Radar

    HTC has hosted a series of consumer meet-ups in London, Paris, Madrid and Berlin to unveil its new HTC Titan and HTC Radar with Windows Phone. The HTC Titan features a large 4.7...

    Photo: Company, Sep 5.

  • Acer+Aspire+S3+Ultrabook

    Acer Aspire S3 Ultrabook

    Acer has announced its first Ultrabook at the IFA consumer electronics show in Berlin, the Aspire S3. The Aspire S3 is encased in a thin, light metal design, the vendor said. It...

    Photo: Company, Sep 5.

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