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Computex 2009: Notebook becoming a major business line for MSI

Jun 2, 12:26

Thanks to the success of its Wind netbook, first-tier motherboard makers Micro-Star International (MSI) has been able to successfully transition from motherboards to notebook production,...

MSI 13.4-inch X-Slim X320 ultra-thin notebook

HP to launch CULV-based notebooks using old chassis designs

May 27, 11:07

Hewlett-Packard (HP) plans to launch CULV-based notebooks using chassis designs from existing notebooks before introducing ultra-thin designs in the fourth quarter, according to sources...

Wistron makes Lenovo ultra-thin notebook and 12.1-inch netbook, says paper

Newswatch - May 26, 12:22

Wistron is the manufacturer of Lenovo's new 13.3-inch CULV-based ultra-thin notebook and 12.1-inch Nvidia Ion-based netbook, according to a Chinese-language Apply Daily re...

Ultra-thin notebook proportion to reach 20%, says Acer manager

May 22, 12:03

Acer expects CULV-based ultra-thin notebooks will account for around 20% of its total notebook shipments in the future as consumer reaction toward the product line are mostly positive,...

Optical drive issue reported in Acer 15.6-inch ultra-thin notebook

May 21, 14:43

The optical drive of Acer's upcoming 15.6-inch CULV-based ultra-thin notebook, which is manufactured by Wistron, reportedly had a defect that could have caused the drive to stop running,...

Notebook component shortage likely to get worse in 2H09, says Inventec

May 19, 14:27

The supply of key notebook components may continue to worsen in the second half of 2009 leading to increasing costs, according to Alexander Hsu, president of Inventec's finance division...

MSI unveils ultra-thin notebooks and Wind Top-series all-in-one PCs

May 15, 16:11

Micro-Star International (MSI) has unveiled CULV-based X-Slim series notebooks and 12-inch Wind U series netbooks as well as Wind Top series all-in-one PCs. However, volume shipments...

15.6-inch MSI X600 ultra-thin notebook

Taiwan market: Asustek launches Eee PC 1008HA

May 14, 15:43

Asustek Computer, on May 13, launched the 10.1-inch ultra-thin Eee PC 1008HA in both Taiwan and Hong Kong priced at NT$19,000 (US$578). The company expects the netbook's shipments...

Nan Ya PCB begins shipments of HDI boards for CULV notebooks

May 14, 15:31

Nan Ya Printed Circuit Board (NPC) began shipments of high-density interconnect (HDI) boards for CULV notebooks this month and expects shipment volumes to increase progressively throughout...

Intel outlines notebook plans for 2H09

May 12, 16:54

Intel recently outlined its plans for traditional notebook, CULV-based ultra-thin notebook and netbook product lines for its partners, according to sources at notebook makers.

Compal expects notebook shipments to grow 15-20% sequentially in 2Q09, says company president

May 8, 15:51

Compal Electronics expects its second-quarter notebook shipments to grow 15-20% to 7.2-7.5 million units from 6.3 million units shipped in the first quarter, company president Ray...

Acer starts selling ultra-thin notebook

May 7, 15:19

Acer has started selling its first CULV-based ultra-thin notebook – the 13.3-inch Timeline 3810T. The notebook adopts Intel's Core 2 Solo SU3500 CPU and GS45 chipset, along...

Six Taiwan-based notebook makers preparing white-box CULV shipments

May 5, 17:10

Six Taiwan-based notebook makers are preparing to launch CULV-based ultra-thin notebooks for the white-box market, according to industry sources in Taiwan.

Asustek to launch 11.6-inch Eee PC later this month

May 4, 16:24

Asustek Computer plans to launch an 11.6-inch Eee PC later this month, but will still consider 10-inch the mainstream specification for 2009, accounting for 50% of total shipments,...

Jerry Shen, president of Asustek

Asustek and Acer differ on ultra-thin notebook forecasts, says paper

Newswatch - May 4, 15:23

Asustek Computer and Acer hold differing outlooks for ultra-thin notebooks, according to a Chinese-language Apply Daily report.

Wistron forecasts notebook shipments to reach 6.1 million units in 2Q09

May 4, 12:26

Wistron forecasts its notebook shipments for the second quarter of 2009 to grow 10-15% sequentially to 5.8-6.1 million units, up from 5.3 million units in the first quarter, according...

Pegatron turns to second-tier brand and local channel vendors for notebook orders

May 4, 12:06

Pegatron Technology has turned its focus from targeting first-tier brand notebook vendors to second-tier and local channel vendors in each region, according to sources at channel...

Pegatron showcased several CULV-based ultra-thin notebooks, netbooks and nettops at ISS

Acer chairman confirms Timeline ultra-thin notebook production problems

Apr 30, 12:11

Acer chairman JT Wang has confirmed that the company's new Timeline ultra-thin notebook product line is facing a panel shortage.

Ultra-thin notebooks to drive Inventec shipment growth in 2009

Apr 29, 16:13

Taiwan-based Inventec has landed several CULV-based ultra-thin notebooks orders from Acer including 13.3-inch models, which will start shipping in May-June this year, 15.6-inch models,...

Vendors to drop 16:10 notebook prices in 2Q-3Q09 to clear inventory

Apr 28, 17:12

Global notebook vendors such as Hewlett-Packard (HP) and Dell are expected to start dropping their 16:10 aspect ratio notebook prices later this quarter and in the third quarter to...

More use of HDI for TFT-LCD panels happening in notebooks, say Taiwan makers

Apr 28, 14:57

More notebook makers are starting to adopt high-density interconnect (HDI) boards for the TFT-LCD panels in their notebooks, and the use of HDI boards in notebooks is expected to...

Acer ultra-thin notebook suffering from low panel yields, says paper

Newswatch - Apr 28, 14:50

Wistron is having trouble meeting orders for Acer's new Timeline notebooks this month due to low yield rates of ultra-thin panels, according to a Chinese-language Apply Daily...

MSI to ship 4.5 million notebooks in 2009, says paper

Newswatch - Apr 27, 12:14

Micro-Star International (MSI) is expected to ship 4.5 million notebooks in 2009, up 50% from its upward-revised figure of three million units for 2008, according to a Chinese-language...

Acer, Asustek, MSI see 1Q09 netbook sales fall short of expectations

Apr 21, 17:11

Taiwan-based netbook vendors saw shipment volumes fall short of their respective goals in the first quarter, according to sources at channel vendors.

Asustek to showcase ultra-thin notebook lineup at Computex, says paper

Newswatch - Apr 21, 14:05

Asustek Computer plans to showcase three ultra-thin notebook series at Computex 2009 – the UX, U and Edge series, targeting the high-end, mid-range and entry-level market, respectively...

Tight supply of ultra-thin LCD panels may undermine Acer CULV notebook shipments

Apr 17, 14:22

Tight supply of 16:9 aspect ratio ultra-thin LCD panels could undermine Acer's efforts in trying to unseat rival vendor Hewlett-Packard (HP) from the number one spot in the global...

Samsung may launch RGB LED-backlit notebook panel in 2H09

Apr 17, 12:05

Samsung Electronics is considering launching an 15.6-inch RGB LED-backlit notebook panel in the second half of 2009 for high-end ultra-thin notebooks, according to market sources...

Compal reportedly to make ultra-thin notebook for Dell, says paper

Newswatch - Apr 15, 16:24

Compal Electronics has landed ultra-thin notebook orders using Intel's CULV CPUs from Dell which are expected to start shipping in August, according to a Chinese-language Commercial...

Intel CULV platform to help push LED-backlit notebook penetration to 70-80% in 2009

Apr 15, 14:25

The launch of CULV (consumer ultra low voltage) ultra-thin notebooks is expected to boost the penetration rate of LED-backlit notebooks to 70-80% at the end of 2009 from 40% in early...

Taiwan notebook maker rankings may shuffle in 2Q09

Apr 14, 14:36

The ranking of Taiwan notebook makers in terms of shipments may see changes in the second quarter, according to market watchers.

Acer expects notebook shipments to grow 25-30% sequentially in 2Q09

Apr 9, 14:52

Acer chairman JT Wang expects notebook shipments in the second quarter to grow 25-30% sequentially thanks to netbooks and the company's new Timeline ultra-thin notebook series.

JT Wang, chairman of Acer

LCD makers gear up for CULV notebook panel development

Apr 7, 12:16

LCD panel makers are gearing up to develop ultra-thin panels to go alone with Intel's consumer ultra low voltage-based (CULV-based) platform for notebooks, according to market sour...

Catcher and Foxconn Technology see increasing chassis shipments, says paper

Newswatch - Apr 6, 12:00

Taiwan-based chassis makers Catcher Technology and Foxconn Technology have seen their shipments increase since March due to increasing shipments for ultra-thin notebooks, according...

Asustek, Acer and BenQ take 55% share of China netbook market

Apr 3, 16:45

Three Taiwan-based vendors – Asustek Computer, Acer and BenQ – have together taken an approximate 55% share of the netbook market in China, according to data compiled...

Taiwan market: HP launches Yukon-based Pavilion dv2 ultra-thin notebook

Apr 2, 15:49

Hewlett-Packard (HP) has launched its 12.1-inch Pavilion dv2 ultra-thin notebook in the Taiwan market. The notebook adopts AMD's Yukon platform and is manufactured by Flextronics.

HP Pavilion dv2 ultra-thin notebook
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