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Digitimes Research: Japan TV vendors see their proportion of 50-inch and above size Ultra HD TV sales drop

Sep 22, 22:35

Japan TV vendors saw their proportion of 50-inch and above size Ultra HD TV sales drop throughout mid-2014 into the third quarter, according to Digitimes Research.

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

Sep 17, 14:43

Taiwan retailers expect Ultra HD TVs to make up 10% of their overall TV sales in 2014.

Ultra HD TV sales continuing to grow in Taiwan

Industry observers hold different views on Ultra HD TV panel shipments in 2014

Sep 15, 15:59

Ultra HD TVs are gaining traction in the market and industry observers estimate that China will help drive global shipments to more than 15 million units in 2014.

China demand to bring Ultra HD TV shipments to 14 million in 2014, says report

Sep 12, 11:32

Driven by demand in China, approximately 14 million Ultra HD TVs are expected to ship globally in 2014, penetrating 6-7% of the overall TV market, according to a report from TrendF...

Digitimes Research: Digital home industry in August

Sep 9, 15:12

Recently in the digital home industry, Samsung has purchased SmartThings, which allows people to sync up their connected gadgets to a single smartphone app and hardware hub, to further...

Samsung developing new Ultra HD TV with 300 LEDs

Sep 3, 20:20

Samsung Electronics is reportedly in the process of launching a new Ultra HD TV that will come equipped with a 300 LED direct-type LED backlit unit, according to supply chain sourc...

Samsung TVs

More UHD TVs shipped in 2Q14 than in all of 2013, says DisplaySearch

Sep 1, 15:38

More Ultra HD TVs were shipped in the second quarter of 2014 than shipped all year in 2013. According to DisplaySearch, 2.1 million sets were shipped in the second quarter, compared...

Makers expect UHD TV panels and WQHD handset panels to gain more traction in 2015

Sep 1, 14:53

AU Optronics (AUO) expects the development of TV panels to have a strong focus on Ultra HD and curved applications equipped with wide color gamut (WCG) technology in 2015, according...

Touch Taiwan 2014: GIS displays new whiteboard products

Aug 28, 20:47

Touch panel maker GIS is displaying new Ultra HD whiteboard products at Touch Taiwan.

Commentary: Ultra HD still dominating in high-end TV segment

Aug 27, 15:51

As TV vendors are looking to capture increased market shares in the TV market including the high-end segment, Ultra HD has become the mainstream choice for both TV vendors and panel...

Touch Taiwan: AUO to exhibit new Ultra HD curved TV displays

Aug 26, 21:16

AUO will exhibit a full lineup of 42- to 85-inch Ultra HD curved LCD TV displays at Touch Taiwan 2014 featuring wide color gamut and boasting 4000R golden curvature. AUO's exhibition...

Touch Taiwan: Innolux to showcase latest Ultra HD display technology

Aug 25, 15:33

Innolux will participate in Touch Taiwan 2014 where it will showcase a series of new Ultra HD display panels and integrated touch screen solutions.

Innolux pushes mid-range Ultra HD TV panels to maintain market share

Aug 25, 15:11

Innolux is continuing to see steady shipments of mid-range Ultra HD TV panels, with supply going mostly to customers in China, according to industry sources.

Penetration rate for Ultra HD TVs likely to reach 15% in August

Aug 21, 14:37

The penetration rate for Ultra HD TVs is likely to reach and may even surpass 15% in August 2014 as vendors release new units in Japan, China and the US.

Alibaba and Haier to launch Ultra HD smart TV

Aug 20, 15:18

China-based Alibaba is cooperating with Haier to release a home entertainment smart TV, supporting Ultra HD output, voice controls, as well as music and gaming services, according...

AUO to showcase new high-end Ultra HD technology at Touch Taiwan

Aug 19, 14:49

AU Optronics (AUO) will showcase its latest Ultra HD TV panels including wide color gamut (WCG) units in addition to oTP and in-cell technologies at the 2014 Touch Taiwan exhibitio...

Innolux, AUO facing tough battle in UHD TV panel market

Aug 12, 11:35

Taiwan-based Innolux and AU Optronics (AUO) are looking to increase Ultra HD TV panel shipments and their global shares in the market segment in second-half 2014, but the goal is...

Taiwan market: Acer launches Ultra HD monitor

Aug 7, 11:44

Acer's Ultra HD professional-level monitor, the B286HK, has become available in Taiwan priced at NT$22,900 (US$763) with a three-year warranty.

AUO expected to benefit from Samsung promotion of curved-surface Ultra HD TVs

Aug 5, 11:33

As Samsung Electronics has been promoting curved-surface Ultra HD LCD TVs, Taiwan-based AU Optronics (AUO) will begin production of such panels by the end of 2014 and the company...

Ultra HD TVs make gains but still lack market penetration, says IHS

Jul 25, 10:42

Ultra HD TVs continued to make slow and steady inroads throughout the world, but their share of the overall flat-panel TV market remained minimal at the end of May 2014, suggesting...

Peak season TV demand expected to be flat on year

Jul 24, 11:38

Peak demand for LCD TVs for the early October holidays in China and the year-end holidays in the US and Europe is expected to remain flat on year, according to Taiwan-based supply...

Innolux, AUO facing competition from South Korea-based Ultra HD TV makers in China

Jul 23, 10:13

While still being the main suppliers of Ultra HD TV panels to China-based TV vendors, Innolux and AU Optronics (AUO) face strong competition from South Korea-based makers which have...

Global UHD TV shipments may reach 20 million units in 2014, say Taiwan makers

Jul 22, 10:57

As Japan- and South Korea-based vendors have beefed up sales promotion of Ultra HD LCD TVs, global shipments for such models in 2014 are likely to reach 20 million units, according...

Innolux expected to ship 1.65 million Ultra HD TV panels in 3Q14

Jul 17, 11:01

Innolux shipped 1.35-1.5 million Ultra HD TV panels in the second quarter of 2014 and is expected to ship 1.65 million units in the third quarter, according to sources with Taiwan-based...

Vizio aims to sell 1 million Ultra HD TVs in 2014

Jul 14, 10:07

Vizio aims to sell one million Ultra HD TVs in 2014 largely driven by sales in the North America market during the second half of the year, according to industry sources.

Digitimes Research: Ultra HD TV demand grows in Japan in May

Jul 11, 16:28

Japan's Ultra HD TV channel, Channel4K, started pilot broadcast on June 2, 2014 and Digitimes Research has found that sales of Ultra HD TV sets continue to enjoy stable growth despite...

60-inch plus Ultra HD TV panels in short supply as demand in North America increases

Jul 9, 14:33

Ultra HD TV panels sized 60-inch and above are currently in short supply as vendors prepare for an increase in sales in the North America market during the second half of 2014.

60-inch plus Ultra HD TV demand to grow in 2H14

LED makers see increased demand due to Ultra HD TV developments

Jul 7, 15:52

Wide color gamut (WCG) Ultra HD TV panel demand is bringing increased business opportunities for LED makers, according to industry sources.

Digitimes Research: Ultra HD TV shipments to grow at CAGR of 160% from 2013-2017

Jul 3, 14:07

Worldwide Ultra HD TV shipments will see a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 160% from 2013 to 2017, soaring from 1.5 million units to 68.2 million, according to Digitimes Rese...

Global UHD TV shipments, 2013-2017

Universal Display to supply BOE PHOLED materials under new partnership

Jul 1, 19:17

Universal Display (UDC) has announced an expanded evaluation agreement with BOE Technology in which Universal Display will supply phosphorescent OLED (PHOLED) materials for display...

Taiwan makers see increased Ultra HD TV panel orders from China

Jun 26, 21:56

AU Optronics (AUO) and Innolux are seeing increased orders from China TV vendors which are expected to release low-priced Ultra HD units throughout the second half of 2014.

Suppliers eye Ultra HD panel orders beyond LCD TV

Jun 26, 14:12

As costs and yield rates of 3840 by 2160 panels gradually stabilize, suppliers are looking to orders from applications beyond LCD TV, according to sources from the upstream supply...

Suppliers continuing to eye Ultra HD monitor prospects

Ultra HD TV panel penetration rate likely to reach 10% in 2014, says Innolux

Jun 20, 14:24

The penetration rate for Ultra HD TV panels is likely to reach higher than market estimations of 6% in 2014 and may even surpass 10%, according to Innolux.

Ultra HD resolution displays lead growth in global broadcast and production display category, says DisplaySearch

Jun 19, 15:03

According to DisplaySearch, global shipments of 8-megapixel Ultra HD displays with 3840 by 2160 resolution are forecast to grow at a CAGR of 69% through 2017, while 9-megapixel Ultra...

BOE may produce RGBW Ultra HD TV panels in 2H14

Jun 16, 15:42

China-based panel maker BOE may begin mass producing low-cost RGBW Ultra HD TV panels in the second half of 2014, according to industry rumors.

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    Acer's Ultra HD professional-level monitor, the B286HK, has become available in Taiwan priced at NT$22,900 (US$763) with a three-year warranty. The monitor features Acer's ComfyView...

    Photo: Company, Aug 8.

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    Photo: Company, Jun 25.

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    Photo: Company, Apr 16.

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    Photo: Company, Sep 4.

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