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Netbook effect on notebook industry players
  • Shipments are increasing for Quanta Computer, Taiwan's number one notebook maker. The company had shipments of 3.3 million in September, up from 3.1 million units one year before. However its revenues are down more than 20% from last year. The company blames the netbook trend.

    However, some companies, such as HannStar Board, are benefitting from netbooks.

    Last update: Thursday 9 October 2008 [3 news items]

PCB maker HannStar Board maintaining high utilization rates despite expanding capacity; September sales reach NT$2.1 billion

Oct 9, 16:21

Although the peak season effect for the notebook market was not as good as expected this year, notebook PCB maker HannStar Board reported record consolidated sales of NT$2.12 billion...

Taiwan notebook Quanta revenues flat, while Wistron and Inventec see stronger September revenues

Oct 9, 13:06

While first-tier notebook maker Quanta Computer saw its notebook shipments, including netbooks, increase 6.5% to 3.3 million units in September from 3.1 million units in August, the...

Acer surpasses HP and Dell over worldwide notebook shipment in September

Oct 9, 01:15

Acer has shipped 3.4-3.6 million notebooks (including netbooks) in September this year, beating both Hewlett-Packard (HP) and Dell, according to industry sources.

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Realtime news
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    Mobile + telecom | 12h 21min ago

  • Panel makers look to vehicle industry as handset panel shipments remain conservative

    Displays | 12h 27min ago

  • Automated production lines still not yet efficient for back-end assembly players

    Before Going to Press | 12h 7min ago

  • Apple cuts iPad mini prices; non-Apple vendors may follow suit

    Before Going to Press | Sep 1, 21:43

  • Digitimes Research: DRAM shipments to drop 20% on year in 2014 due to weak PC demand

    Before Going to Press | Sep 1, 21:42

  • LED demand turns weak in 3Q14, says Epistar chairman

    Before Going to Press | Sep 1, 21:24

  • Digitimes Research: Kickstarter wearables expand their presences in sleep sensing industry

    Before Going to Press | Sep 1, 21:23

  • Three flexible PCB makers raise funds to address growing business operations

    Before Going to Press | Sep 1, 21:18

  • Apple iWatch still under EVT despite components already in production

    Before Going to Press | Sep 1, 21:16

  • Taiwan market: HTC to launch HTC Butterfly 2 through cooperation with Chunghwa Telecom

    Before Going to Press | Sep 1, 21:14

  • Trend and technologies at Touch Taiwan 2014

    Before Going to Press | Sep 1, 21:13

  • Asustek readies new 2-in-1 products for competition

    Before Going to Press | Sep 1, 21:12

  • Demand for 8-inch wafer foundry heating up

    Before Going to Press | Sep 1, 21:12

  • New mobile products to benefit component suppliers until end of 2014

    Before Going to Press | Sep 1, 21:11

  • Acer becomes top PC and projector vendor in Philippines

    Before Going to Press | Sep 1, 21:09

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