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Fluctuating fate of ultrabooks
  • Although notebook vendors were optimistic about the demand for ultrabooks, Acer's change in its ultrabook strategy is expected to bring more fluctuation to the ultrabook market.

    Last update: Friday 27 April 2012 [4 news items]

Intel seeks help from supply chain in response to changes in Acer ultrabook plans

Apr 27, 14:00

As Acer has announced plans to reduce the proportion of ultrabooks in its total notebook shipments from 25-30% to 12-20% for 2012, Intel has already begun to seek help from the upstream...

Acer to reenter world top-3 PC vendor rankings, says chairman

Apr 27, 01:10

Acer saw its business operations significantly improve in the first quarter of 2012 and expects continued improvement quarter by quarter through the year. As a result the company...

Notebook vendors to push ultra-like notebook models

Apr 26, 01:20

The high prices of second-generation ultrabooks which are set to appear in early June of around US$1,000 are unlikely to help them win-over consumers; therefore, notebook vendors...

Intel supports China-based makers to promote ultrabooks

Apr 20, 01:05

Intel, in line with its promotion of ultrabooks, has offered technological and/or financial support for China-based makers to help them join the Ultrabook Ecosystem Community, according...

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Realtime news
  • FineTek expects to see sequential growth of 10-15% in 2014 revenue

    Before Going to Press | 11h 54min ago

  • Connector maker BizLink looks to double-digit revenue growth in 2015

    Before Going to Press | 11h 56min ago

  • Taiwan market: Chunghwa Telecom hike target 4G user base for end of 2014

    Before Going to Press | 11h 56min ago

  • Getac lands orders for ruggedized notebooks/tablets from US Army, PG&E, BMW

    Before Going to Press | 12h 27min ago

  • BOE shifts focus from Samsung to China vendors

    Before Going to Press | 12h 28min ago

  • Taiwan market: Acer, Lenovo expect growth in 4Q14 PC shipments

    Before Going to Press | 12h 28min ago

  • Digitimes Research: Taiwan small- to medium-size panel shipments reach 329.7 million in 3Q14

    Before Going to Press | 12h 29min ago

  • TV panel shipments increase 10.2% on year in October to 22.55 million

    Before Going to Press | 12h 30min ago

  • MediaTek dismisses rumors that it no longer supplies chips to Xiaomi

    Before Going to Press | 12h 30min ago

  • Some tablet vendors may streamline product lines to be launched in 2015

    Before Going to Press | 12h 31min ago

  • China market: 4G smartphone chip prices continue to fall

    Before Going to Press | 12h 32min ago

  • Taiwan IC designers expect gross margin to improve in 2015

    Before Going to Press | 12h 33min ago

  • Foxconn to continue investment in central Taiwan, says chairman

    Before Going to Press | 12h 33min ago

  • ChipMOS expects flat capex for 2015

    Before Going to Press | 12h 34min ago

  • LED packaging houses expected to see average sequential drop of 10% in 4Q14 revenues

    Before Going to Press | 12h 35min ago

  • China market: Third-party e-payments top CNY2.6 trillion in 3Q14, says Analysys

    Before Going to Press | 12h 38min ago

  • Digitimes Research: Global tablet shipments in 4Q14 estimated at 74.53 million units

    Before Going to Press | 12h 39min ago

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