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China white-box vendors increase usage of capacitive touch technology

Nov 26, 01:25

China white-box handset vendors have increased their usage of capacitive touch panels and capacitive touch is expected to become the mainstream technology for white-box handsets,...

Regional notebook vendors facing pressure in Latin America

Nov 16, 02:00

Notebook shipments in Latin America had an annual growth of 33% in the third quarter of 2010 with Hewlett-Packard (HP), Acer and Dell saw 40%, 31%, and 21% growth, respectively; however,...

Analog TV chip shipments rising due to prices falling under US$1

Oct 21, 14:06

Prices for analog TV chips used mainly in white-box handsets have dropped below US$1 due to price competition from MediaTek and Quintic Microelectronics, according to sources from...

China white-box tablet PC rush may fail like netbooks; white-box makers disagree

Sep 30, 01:35

As China-based white-box makers are turning their focus from netbooks to tablet PCs, sources from first-tier notebook vendors believe the white-box market will still fail based on...

China white-box vendors to tap overseas markets with triple-SIM handsets

Aug 31, 13:49

China-based white-box handset vendors are planning to adopt SoC (system-on-a-chip) solutions from Spreadtrum Communications to offer triple-SIM card/triple stand-by handsets, according...

China market: White-box vendors make push into tablet PC market

Aug 25, 17:07

China-based white-box vendors have been withdrawing from the netbook segment and are instead rushing to launch iPad-like tablet PCs in the China market at 600-1,500 yuan (US$89-221),...

Digitimes Research analyzes China white-box handset market in new report

Aug 10, 11:03

While the mainstream business model for manufacturing and distributing mobile handsets remains leveraging the OBM/ODM/OEM/EMS model, a whole new paradigm has developed within China's...

Shipments to China handset market

Spreadtrum, MStar and Infineon gaining ground in China white-box handset market

Aug 6, 10:26

Handset solutions vendors, including Spreadtrum Communications, MStar Semiconductor and Infineon Technologies, have gained ground in the white-box handset market at the expense of...

Handset panel inventory level increases in China

Aug 3, 17:01

Demand for handset panels in China started dropping in the second half of the second quarter of 2010 causing inventory levels to rise, according to market sources, as the China government...

Taiwan IC design houses see strong demand from smartphone sector in 3Q10

Jul 21, 12:03

Taiwan-based handset design houses, including Elan Microelectronics, Egalax-empia Technology (EETI), Capella Microsystems and Prolific Technology, are all expecting strong demand...

Second-tier LCD TV makers compete for orders from China second-tier vendors

Jul 13, 12:32

Viewing that second-tier and white-box vendors have attained a total shipment volume of 500,000-600,000 LCD TVs a month in the China market, Taiwan-based second-tier LCD TV makers...

China notebook players shift focus to Calpella

Jul 9, 14:57

China-based white-box PC makers and notebook ODM players including CZC Technology, Malata, Lengda, BYD, TopStar, 3NOD and J&W are shifting their focus to Calpella platform notebooks...

Computex 2010: China-based white-box PC makers seek to improve company image

Jun 4, 14:58

China-based white-box PC makers such as CZC Technology and Malata are showcasing their notebooks and branded products at Computex 2010 hoping to improve their company and product...

AboCom and China white-box makers jointly develop Android WCDMA smartphones, says CNA

Newswatch - May 17, 12:01

Taiwan-based AboCom Systems is working with white-box handset makers in China to manufacture four Android-based WCDMA smartphones in 2010 with shipments scheduled for June, according...

China players aggressively entering tablet PC market

May 6, 14:06

China-based PC players including first-tier notebook brand Lenovo, e-book reader brand Hanwang and white-box brand Malata, have all expressed their interest in entering the tablet...

Forworld ships sub-US$100 Blu-ray Disc players to Europe vendors

Mar 25, 11:59

Taiwan-based Forworld Electronics has begun shipping Blu-ray Disc (BD) players at ODM prices of below US$100, lower than the general ODM/OEM quotes of US$110-150, to white-box vendors...

Aiming to become 'MediaTek' for white-box notebooks: Q&A with Shuttle president David Chen

Mar 23, 14:27

Aiming to become an equivalent of MediaTek in the white-box notebook market, Shuttle has been working aggressively to set up standards for notebook components and other specifications,...

David Chen, president and CEO of Shuttle

China-based white-box netbook vendors evolving

Dec 29, 15:07

Several China-based white-box netbook vendors are in the process of transforming their business to branded operations and some are even forming partnerships with Taiwan-based notebook...

Foxconn reportedly to launch two white-box netbooks

Dec 28, 15:41

Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry) will reportedly launch two white-box netbooks – the NS20 and NS24 under a series codenamed SZ901P in near future, according...

Aptina to supply CIS for white-box handsets

Dec 2, 16:33

CMOS image sensor (CIS) supplier Aptina Imaging plans to enhance its VGA level products for 2010, gearing up to tap China's white-box handset market, according to industry sources...

Aptina headquarter

MediaTek to ship GSM/GPRS single-chip solution in December

Nov 18, 12:06

MediaTek is scheduled to volume produce its first GSM/GPRS single chips MT6253 in December, according to industry sources. The solution will target white-box handsets priced at less...

CPT, HannStar eyeing smartphone panel market

Nov 10, 11:43

Large-size panel makers Chunghwa Picture Tubes (CPT) and HannStar Display, eyeing the surging smartphone market, have started producing 2- to 3.5-inch handset panels at their 4.5G...

IC distributor Zenitron expects memory cards to sustain growth for 4Q09

Oct 21, 14:58

Taiwan-based Zenitron, a major distributor for SanDisk NAND flash products, expects revenues from memory cards used in handsets and digital still cameras (DSCs) to drive growth for...

Zenitron CEO Jason Chen

China white-box handset sales rising to 40-50 million units a month, says RDA CEO

Oct 13, 16:52

White-box handset sales from China have increased to 40-50 million units a month, and are still rising due to increasing demand in emerging markets, according to Vincent Tai, CEO...

RDA chairman

Both FIH and BYD shifting to focus on China market, says paper

Newswatch - Oct 13, 14:03

Foxconn International Holdings (FIH) and rival China-based BYD have both shifted their marketing efforts to focus on the China market due to sharp declines in orders from international...

Commentary: Can Motorola make a turnaround by riding on Android-powered handsets and white-box approach?

Sep 21, 16:29

Looking for ways to revive its struggling handset business, Motorola has recently come out with two relatively strong initiations - unveiling its first Android-powered handset, the...

WPG expands shipments of smartphone components

Sep 21, 15:12

IC distributor WPG Holdings is expanding shipments of smartphone components to meet growing demand while reducing shipment share of products used in white-box handsets, according...

White-box netbook alliance may not help revenues in 2009, says VIA exec

Sep 17, 17:09

Timothy Chen, special assistant to the president of VIA Technologies, has admitted that the company's Global Mobility Bazaar (GMB) alliance for white-box netbooks in China may not...

China market: Hasee launches two ultra-thin notebooks

Sep 4, 15:13

China-based PC maker Hasee Computer has launched two 13-inch ultra-thin notebooks, the CV13 and CV17.

MediaTek and Spreadtrum up wafer starts at TSMC

Aug 27, 12:32

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) has secured increased orders from Taiwan-based MediaTek and China-based Spreadtrum Communications, with wafer starts placed by the...

China Mobile chairman Wang Jianzhou

Google welcomes China white-box handset makers to adopt Android platform, says paper

Newswatch - Aug 18, 11:42

Google welcomes China-based white-box handset makers to develop smartphones based on Android platform, the Chinese-language Commercial Times quoted Kai-Fu Lee, president...

China market: White-box handset makers gearing up launch of smartphones with 16GB NAND flash

Aug 18, 10:02

China-based white-box handset manufacturers are gearing up the launch of smartphones integrating 16GB NAND flash memory in the third quarter of 2009 in the face of iPhone's possible...

China white-box players eye AMD and VIA for netbooks larger than 12-inches, says paper

Newswatch - Jul 31, 17:07

White-box netbook makers in China have recently started to manufacture netbooks with panels sized larger than 12-inches that adopt either an AMD or VIA processor platform, as market...

Handset-use LCD driver IC firms aim at higher ASPs

Newswatch - Jul 22, 11:50

Taiwan-based small-size LCD driver IC design houses are looking to raise their shipment ratio of high-end products, in order to lift their ASPs. The firms said orders from first-tier...

PVI, Giantplus see falling panel shipments to China white-box handset vendors

Jul 15, 17:06

Taiwan-based LCD panel makers Prime View International (PVI) and Giantplus Technology have seen shipments of LCD panels to white-box handset vendors in China as a percentage of total...

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