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Computex Taipei 2002

Gigabyte: China shipments rising

Jun 5, 00:00

Motherboard maker Gigabyte Technology estimates that its China operations will contribute more than 40% of its shipments this year, up from 30% in 2001.

USI chooses Shanghai area

Jun 5, 00:00

To land more notebook motherboard orders, Universal Scientific Industrial (USI) recently decided to set up a new factory in or near Shanghai. Plant construction is expected to start...

Micro-Star MS-845E Max2-BLR

Jun 5, 00:00

The MS-845E has several things in common with the Gigabyte GA-8IEXP – it supports a 400MHz/533MHz FSB, provides 4x AGP, three 184-pin DDR266 DIMM slots, an ATA100 interface...

Tyan Thunder I7500 (S2720)

Jun 5, 00:00

It has been a long time between releases for Intel’s server-level system chipsets. The 860, supporting the dual-channel Rambus architecture, was released back in September 2000...

Gigabyte GA-8IEXP

Jun 5, 00:00

On the specifications, the Gigabyte GA-8IEX and GA-8IEXP motherboards support a 400/533MHz FSB and provide an AGP 4x slot, three 184-pin DDR266 DIMM slots, an ATA100 interface, six...

Motherboard window shopping

Jun 5, 00:00

As in past years, Computex 2002 is the place to go to look for motherboards. With 96 products listed on the Computex website and 38 companies claiming to manufacture them, there’s...

Move to China will continue

Jun 5, 00:00

To cut production costs, Taiwan’s motherboard makers have been shifting production to China over the past three years. The Market Intelligence Center (MIC) estimated that around...

MSI looking to China distributors

Jun 5, 00:00

Micro-Star International’s (MSI) motherboard shipments to China increased 35% year-on-year in 2001. However, the company predicts growth of only 25% this year, as its major...

Acorp boosting China production

Jun 5, 00:00

Taiwan-based motherboard maker Acorp Electronics expects its China production ratio to rise to 80% this year, according to company chairman Wellen Tseng. Its Shenzhen, Guangdong Province...

ECS to make notebooks in Kunshan

Jun 5, 00:00

To better meet the requirements of notebook clients, Elitegroup Computer Systems (ECS) has decided to set up a new notebook production base in Kunshan, Jiangsu Province (near Shanghai)...

Asustek sets up in Suzhou

Jun 5, 00:00

From the company’s origins as a motherboard manufacturer, Asustek Computer now counts CD-ROMs, power supplies, outer cases, notebooks computers and desktop PCs among its product...

Central China becoming new mobo base

Jun 5, 00:00

The central China region, especially the area including Shanghai and neighboring Kunshan, has become the trendy location for motherboard makers’ secondary production bases in...

China LCD industry developing rapidly

Jun 5, 00:00

Thirty Chinese LCD companies, with total investments of US$580 million and a total workforce of 18,800, produced 28 million units of mainly small-size TN, STN and TFT LCD panels in...

Taiwan TFT LCD at full-capacity

Jun 5, 00:00

Making record shipments, except for Quanta Display, the other four Taiwanese TFT LCD producers have been operating at full capacity. Even considering yield rate improvements, further...

Korea to lead in 5G

Jun 5, 00:00

LG.Philips LCD and Samsung Electronics have been actively working on the construction of their fifth-generation (5G) TFT LCD production lines, preparing for a strong recovery in the...

Moving LCM production to China

Jun 5, 00:00

Since the Taiwan government decided in mid-December of last year to permit Taiwanese companies to build TFT LCD back-end module (LCM) factories in China, Taiwanese TFT LCD producers...

ViewSonic debuts 36-inch LCOS TV

Jun 4, 00:00

At a Computex press conference on June 3, ViewSonic director for business development advanced technologies Gene Ornstead unveiled the world’s first 36-inch LCOS (liquid crystal...

CETRA names Taiwan’s best

Jun 4, 00:00

The Taiwan-based China External Trade Development Council (CETRA), one of the sponsors of the Computex Taipei 2002 trade show, announced awards for best IT export products on the...

Late roll-outs of integrated chipsets

Jun 4, 00:00

With the mainstream product transition from the Pentium III to the Pentium 4 platform, graphics card manufacturers started enjoying strong sales and shipment performance in the fourth...

Gigabyte fully embraces ATI

Jun 4, 00:00

In January 2002, Gigabyte Technology became the first top-tier maker to join the ATI camp by shifting all of its graphics card production to products based on chips from ATI Techno...

Nvidia, ATI hold differing attraction

Jun 4, 00:00

Due to the competition in the desktop sector, graphics chip designer ATI Technologies introduced an open platform strategy in June 2001 – offering its full range of graphics...

Leadtek looks for 5% market share

Jun 4, 00:00

Taiwanese graphics card manufacturer Leadtek predicts that although the global graphics card market is expected to grow to only 75 million units in 2002 from 70 million last year,...

Prolink expects 20% boost

Jun 4, 00:00

Taiwanese graphics card manufacturer Prolink Microsystems is expected to continue enjoying strong revenues in 2002, with promising orders from new OEM clients and rising sales of...

Crossing over from/to DRAM

Jun 4, 00:00

As DRAM supply is playing an even more crucial role in the graphics card business lately, the trend of operation crossover is emerging. Graphics card maker Leadtek has decided to...

Nvidia, ATI battle in core logic

Jun 4, 00:00

Following the confrontation in the graphics chip market, Nvidia and ATI Technologies heightened their competition further in the core logic chipset sector this year.

ViewSonic president interview

Jun 4, 00:00

Characterized by intense competition, 2002 will be a crucial year for LCD monitor producers to establish themselves. We interviewed James Chu, ViewSonic president and CEO, to find...

Stiff competition in Taiwan

Jun 4, 00:00

Competition among Taiwanese LCD monitor producers has become much more intense this year. It is generally predicted that larger LCD monitor producers will grab even bigger shares...

Nexcom HiServer blade server

Jun 4, 00:00

Just like the blade used in a magic show to cut people in half, Nexcom’s subsystem boards slide into the HiServer blade server and take their place in a configuration that can...

ALi optimistic about multimedia

Jun 4, 00:00

Boosted by strong growth in its multimedia chips, ALi Corporation (formerly Acer Laboratories) saw further improved financial performance in the first quarter of 2002. With more new...

SiS330 series targeting clones

Jun 4, 00:00

To reduce the sales impact from the release of Intel’s 845G and 845GL integrated chipsets, Silicon Integrated Systems (SiS) has extended its graphics operations further into...

Notebook chips attracting designers

Jun 4, 00:00

The notebook-use graphics chip market has now become a new haven of profits for many chip designers, as the price war in the desktop sector continues to escalate with more competitors...

CP keeping pace with ATI

Jun 4, 00:00

With its deepening cooperation with graphics chip designer ATI Technologies, graphics card maker CP Technology will match the pace of the Canadian company in launching new products...

DRAM and 845B0 help sales

Jun 4, 00:00

Due to falling DRAM prices and recent clearing of discrete 845B0 (845D)-based board inventory, sales of graphics cards in the first half of May turned out better than manufacturers...

ATI expecting 20% revenue growth

Jun 4, 00:00

Given the initial success of the company’s multi-directional strategies into the PC, STB (set-top box), PDA (personal digital assistant) and communications sectors, Ho Kwok-yuen,...

South Korea: Record 1Q

Jun 4, 00:00

South Korean monitor producers made record LCD monitor shipments in the first quarter while their CRT monitor shipments decreased moderately compared to the same period of last year...

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