Chicony Power September revenues highest in 2015
Oct 7, 11:37
Power supply maker Chicony Power Technology has reported consolidated revenues of NT$2.504 billion (US$76.1 million) for September, increasing 7.06% on month but decreasing 7.58% on year, and hitting the highest monthly level so far in 2015.
Silitech revenues up on month in September
Stockwatch - Oct 6, 20:24
Handset and automotive part maker Silitech Technology has reported consolidated revenues of NT$320 million (US$9.78 million) for September, rising 7.1% on month but sliding 15.96% on year.
Chicony sees revenues drop on year for September
Stockwatch - Oct 6, 16:22
Chicony Electronics has reported consolidated revenues of NT$7.518 billion (US$229.71 million) for September 2015, representing a 10.67% increase on month and 4.43% drop on year.
AMD partners with Oculus and Dell to power Oculus ready PCs
Oct 6, 16:16
AMD has announced a collaboration with Oculus and Dell to equip Oculus Ready PCs with AMD Radeon GPUs, starting at US$999. The PCs are designed to deliver gaming performance and enable VR experiences for consumers by leveraging AMD's LiquidVR technology and Graphics Core Next architecture.
Largan Precision sees increased September revenues
Oct 5, 22:26
Smartphone-use lens module maker Largan Precision on October 5 reported consolidated revenues of NT$5.516 billion (US$167.7 million) for September, increasing 3.98% on month and 19.29% on year and the highest monthly level so far in 2015.
Catcher sees growth in September revenues
Oct 5, 22:00
Catcher Technology has announced consolidated revenues of NT$7.98 billion (US$245.48 million) for September, up 11.1% on month and 63.6% on year and its third-quarter consolidated revenues were NT$21.41 billion, up 6.3% sequentially and 47.3% on year.
MediaTek expanding IoT ecosystem
Oct 2, 16:09
MediaTek is stepping up efforts to expand its Internet of Things (IoT) ecosystem. The fabless chipmaker has announced a series of new partnerships to push its SoC shipments across multiple devices.
Touchscreen controller IC prices falling
Sep 30, 11:06
Prices for smartphone-use touchscreen controller ICs have been falling as an increase in the number of suppliers has led to more competition in the market, according to industry sources.
Intel Capital Global Summit to open on November 2
Sep 24, 15:58
Intel is set to host Intel Capital Global Summit on November 2, revealing its latest investments. Via the CPU giant's moves, upstream supply chain players will be able to get hold on Intel's strategy, lineup and development focuses for 2016, according to sources from the upstream supply chain.
HTC gearing up for virtual reality applications
Sep 24, 15:58
High Tech Computer (HTC) has been aggressively pushing into the virtual reality industry and in addition to plans to launch its virtual reality device HTC Vive in October and release the device by the end of 2015, the company has also formed a strategic alliance with game developer Valve and invested...
Taiwan, China IT industries reach consensuses for cooperation for next 12 months
Sep 24, 15:53
The 12th Cross-Strait Information Industry and Technology Standards Forum hosted by Sinocon Industrial Standards Foundation, Chinese Electronics Standardization Association and China Communications Standards Association closed on September 23 with participants from China and Taiwan reaching 32 consensuses...
Foxconn acquires 100% stake in optical product maker Wcube
Stockwatch - Sep 22, 15:13
Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry) has spent US$10.62 million acquiring a 21.18% stake in Wcube from Ace Noble Investments via its investment subsidiary. Following the latest acquisition, Wcube and its optical product making subsidiary have become fully owned by the Foxconn Group, according...
CMC Magnetics obtains optical disc licensing from Taiyo Yuden
Sep 21, 20:39
Taiwan-based blank optical disc maker CMC Magnetics on September 21 signed with Japan-based Taiyo Yuden for the latter's licensing of technologies, patents, media IDs and trademarks concerning high value-added CD-R, DVD-R and DVD+R blank optical discs, according to CMC.
MediaTek chipsets power new Amazon devices
Sep 18, 16:27
MediaTek has announced that its chipset solutions will power an array of Amazon consumer products, including the Amazon Fire TV, and Fire HD 8 and Fire HD 10 tablets.
Pegatron subsidiaries see profits weakening
Sep 17, 11:49
While Pegatron Technology has become an OEM for the iPhone 6s and is seeing increasing revenues, three of its subsidiaries - metal-alloy chassis maker Casetek Holdings, IC substrate maker Kinsus Interconnect Technology and own-brand motherboard maker ASRock - are not performing as expected in terms...
Stylus and 2-in-1 devices to see accelerated penetration in 2016
Sep 15, 15:21
Apple's release of the iPad Pro, Microsoft's Surface series and Samsung Electronics' Galaxy Note series are heating up the 2-in-1 device and stylus market. Sources from the upstream supply chain expect more players to follow suit and launch products with similar designs and specifications, raising...
Delta Electronics to raise additional paid-in capital
Stockwatch - Sep 15, 12:06
Power supply maker and energy management solution provider Delta Electronics on September 14 decided to raise additional paid-in capital through issuing 170.667 million new shares of which 80% and 10% will be reserved for subscription by existing shareholders and employees, respectively, and 10% available...
Foxconn August revenues up on year
Sep 11, 15:07
Foxconn Electronics has reported consolidated revenues of NT$292.92 billion (US$9.01 billion) for August, falling 6.17% on month but rising 6.48% on year, and NT$2.59 trillion for January-August, growing 12.81% on year.
Delta Electronics August revenues increase
Sep 11, 11:36
Power supply maker and energy management solution provider Delta Electronics has reported consolidated revenues of NT$18.21 billion (US$560 million) for August 2015, up 1.02% on month and 10.62% on year, and NT$128.17 billion for January-August, up 3.62% on year.
Young Optics August revenues increase
Stockwatch - Sep 10, 22:30
Optical module and component maker Young Optics on September 10 reported consolidated revenues of NT$374 million (US$11.5 million) for August, increasing 9.68% on month and 12.97% on year.
Asustek sees 18% on-month growth in August revenues
Sep 10, 16:14
Asustek Computer has announced consolidated revenues of NT$40.83 billion (US$1.25 billion) for August, up 18% on month, but down 3.2% on year. Combined consolidated revenues for January-August totaled NT$295.67 billion , down by 0.7% on year.
MSI August revenues rise
Stockwatch - Sep 10, 16:00
Micro-Star International has reported consolidated revenues of NT$7.343 billion (US$225.38 million) for August 2015, representing a 11.19% increase on month and 8.72% increase on year.
AMD Zen architecture set for 4Q16
Sep 10, 15:07
AMD's next-generation Zen architecture is expected to arrive in the fourth quarter of 2016 at the earliest, but sources from motherboard players are concerned that the late arrival of the new platform may put AMD in a rather difficult competitive position.
Gigabyte sees revenues increase in August
Stockwatch - Sep 10, 11:01
Gigabyte Technology has reported consolidated revenues of NT$4.53 billion (US$139 million) for August 2015, representing a 1.62% increase on month and 22.97% increase on year.
Hinge maker Syncmold looks to strong sales in 3Q15
Sep 9, 14:00
Hinge/stand maker Syncmold Enterprise expects its sales to grow 10% sequentially in the third quarter of 2015 from the NT$2.352 billion (US$72.17 million) a quarter earlier, buoyed by demand for hinge and stand products from the AIO PC and LCD TV sectors.
Foxlink revenues hit high in August
Sep 9, 12:17
Connector and handset component supplier Foxlink saw its revenues grow 4.84% on month and 54.77% on year to NT$9.975 billion (US$306.09 million) in August, the highest monthly figures so far in 2015.
Chicony Electronics August revenues up
Sep 8, 14:30
PC peripheral and compact camera module (CCM) maker Chicony Electronics on September 7 reported consolidated revenues of NT$6.79 billion (US$209 million) for August, growing 1.04% on month and 11.76% on year, and NT$51.78 billion for January-August, rising 7.74% on year.
Primax August revenues up on year
Sep 8, 14:11
PC peripheral and handset-use CCM (compact camera module) maker Primax Electronics has reported consolidated revenues of NT$5.651 billion (US$174 million) for August, dipping 2.01% sequentially but growing 34.45% on year. Its January-August consolidated revenues totaled NT$38.915 billion, rising 13.73%...
Silitech revenues down on year in August
Stockwatch - Sep 8, 11:14
Handset and automotive part maker Silitech Technology has reported consolidated revenues of NT$299 million (US$9.2 million) for August, rising 3.31% on month but declining 19.28% on year.
Catcher sees strong August revenues thanks to new iPhone
Sep 7, 15:08
Taiwan-based chassis maker Catcher Technology has announced consolidated revenues of NT$7.19 billion (US$219.81 million) for August, up 15.2% on month and 43.6% on year. Market watchers believe orders for the upcoming new iPhone was the main driver for Catcher's strong revenue growth.
Sinbon Electronics, Darfon Electronics August revenues hit record, up on month
Sep 7, 12:17
Connector and cable assembly maker Sinbon Electronics brought in consolidated revenues of NT$1.084 billion (US$33.4 million) for August, an historic high monthly level with growth of 2.7% on month and 10.32% on year, and NT$8.287 billion for January-August, growing 6.75% on year, according to the co...