Taipei, Thursday, May 28, 2015 08:47 (GMT+8)
mostly cloudy
Taipei
28°C
Ultra HD
  • Ultra HD is now the industry name for "4K" resolution

    Last update: Tuesday 26 May 2015 [283 news items]

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.

BOE to produce RGBW Ultra HD TV panels

Jun 13, 16:08

Viewing that Samsung Display and LG Display have offered low-cost RGBW Ultra HD TV panels targeting China-based TV vendors, China-based BOE Technology will start volume production...

Ultra HD monitor penetration rate to reach 5% in 2014

Jun 10, 15:35

Market trends show that most monitor vendors are interested in developing 27-, 28- and 32-inch Ultra HD units, according to industry observers.

Digitimes Research: High resolution displays, Ultra HD OLED panels featured at SID 2014

Jun 9, 21:54

At SID 2014, panel makers showed noticeable shifts to higher resolution technology for large-size products including Ultra HD OLED TV panels, compared to Full HD OLED panels that...

Ultra HD monitors focus for many vendors at Computex 2014

Jun 9, 13:10

Ultra HD monitors were a major theme at Computex 2014, with vendors focusing mostly on 27,- 28- and 32-inch units equipped with 60Hz and above.

Ultra HD monitors on display at Computex 2014

Digitimes Research: Ultra HD TV shipments to reach 68.2 million by 2017

Jun 3, 19:08

Ultra HD TV shipments are expected to reach roughly 12.8 million in 2014 and will reach 68.2 million by 2017, according to Digitimes Research.

Taiwan panel makers struggling with high color saturation Ultra HD TV panels

May 29, 21:29

Taiwan panel makers are struggling with high color saturation Ultra HD TV panel shipments and are currently facing increased competition from Korea for low-priced units, according...

Digitimes Research: Ultra HD TV panel shipments expected to reach 17.83 million units in 2014

May 29, 20:46

Ultra HD TV panel shipments are expected to reach 17.83 million units in 2014, up 475% on year, according to Digitimes Research.

Digitimes Research: USB 3.1 still cannot replace HDMI and Thunderbolt for Ultra HD transmissions

May 29, 16:01

The USB 3.1 standard has significantly raised the transmission speed to 10Gbps, up from the 5Gbps for USB 3.0, but the technology will still struggle to replace HDMI and Thunderbolt...

Open cell 32-inch TV panels in short supply

May 27, 20:46

Open cell TV panels sized 32-inch are in short supply due to recent demand in Africa, North America and Europe, and are likely to be in tight supply until the end of 2014, according...

Ultra HD TV panel makers see increased shipments amid World Cup 2014

May 27, 14:57

Ultra HD TV panel makers are seeing increased shipments as TV vendors promote new products in preparation for the 2014 FIFA World Cup, according to industry sources.

AUO to supply panels for Xiaomi 55-inch Ultra HD TVs

May 22, 12:29

Xiaomi will release new 55-inch Ultra HD TVs in the second half of 2014, with AU Optronics (AUO) expected to supply most panels, according to industry sources.

Digitimes Research: Vendors focus on large-size, Ultra HD units in April

May 20, 21:07

LCD monitor vendors focused on releasing 24- and 28-inch Ultra HD units in April 2014, according to Digitimes Research.

Ultra HD TV panels hit 1 million in shipments in March, says IHS

May 16, 12:21

The market for Ultra HD TV panels reached a significant new benchmark in March 2014 when global shipments exceeded one million units for the first time, driven by vastly increased...

Samsung expects 20% growth in curved Ultra HD TV panels over the next two years

May 12, 21:43

Samsung Display expects 20% growth in curved Ultra HD TV panels over the next two years as Samsung Electronics expects to release new units, according to industry sources.

Korea-based vendors show more interest in Ultra HD TV segment

Apr 24, 21:59

Korea-based TV vendors are increasingly showing interest in the Ultra HD TV segment while shifting focus away from OLED TVs, according to market observers.

Taiwan market: 40% of LCD TVs sold in 2014 expected to be large-size, Ultra HD, says LG

Apr 24, 15:23

About 40% of LCD TVs sold in the Taiwan market in 2014 are expected to be large-size or Ultra HD units, according to LG Display.

283 items [3/9]
Realtime news
  • TSMC to beat Samsung in 10nm race

    Bits + chips | 10h 44min ago

  • Google BrandLab to set up branch office in Singapore in 2H16

    IT + CE - Newswatch | 10h 45min ago

  • Seagate names new head for Taiwan office

    IT + CE - Newswatch | 10h 46min ago

  • MediaTek to expand workforce in 2015

    Bits + chips | 12h 25min ago

  • UMC holds technology forum in Japan

    Bits + chips | 12h 44min ago

  • Sharp to launch smartphones in Indonesia, says report

    Mobile + telecom | 12h 46min ago

  • Semi-equipment component maker Calitech applies for OTC listing

    Before Going to Press | 10h 54min ago

  • Sony launches flagship Xperia Z3+ smartphone

    Before Going to Press | 10h 55min ago

  • Panasonic to add BLU production lines at plants in Mexico and Brazil

    Before Going to Press | 10h 56min ago

  • HTC to block media from attending shareholders meeting

    Before Going to Press | 10h 57min ago

  • Taiwan becomes major revenue contributor to Google

    Before Going to Press | 10h 59min ago

  • GIS expects 2Q15 revenues to fall 15-20% sequentially

    Before Going to Press | May 27, 19:49

  • CSOT starts producing 55-inch Full HD TV panels at 2nd 8.5G factory

    Before Going to Press | May 27, 19:46

  • LCD monitor panel prices in May fall sequentially, says WitsView

    Before Going to Press | May 27, 19:44

  • GIS to list on TSE

    Before Going to Press | May 27, 19:38

  • Solar cell maker TSEC to be listed on TSE in 3Q15

    Before Going to Press | May 27, 19:37

Pause
 | 
View more
  • CES+2015%3A+Gigabyte+Brix+X+micro+PC

    CES 2015: Gigabyte Brix X micro PC

    Gigabyte has unveiled its latest Brix and Brix S micro PCs featuring Intel's new 14nm fifth-generation Core processors. Both micro PCs support dual-screen output via HDMI and mini...

    Photo: Company, Jan 8.

  • Asustek+PB279Q+27%2Dinch+Ultra+HD+monitor

    Asustek PB279Q 27-inch Ultra HD monitor

    Asustek Computer has unveiled its latest addition to the Ultra HD line of monitors, the PB279Q. The 27-inch monitor has a native 3840 by 2160 resolution (16:9 aspect ratio), 163ppi...

    Photo: Asustek Computer, Dec 5.

  • Apple+27%2Dinch+iMac+with+Retina+5K+display+all%2Din%2Done+PC

    Apple 27-inch iMac with Retina 5K display all-in-one PC

    Apple has unveiled the 27-inch iMac with Retina 5K display, featuring high resolution display with 14.7 million pixels. With a resolution of 5120 by 2880, the iMac with Retina 5K...

    Photo: Company, Oct 21.

  • Acer+launches+Ultra+HD+B286HK+professional+monitor

    Acer launches Ultra HD B286HK professional monitor

    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.

  • Asustek+Zenbook+NX500+ultrabook

    Asustek Zenbook NX500 ultrabook

    Asustek has announced the Zenbook NX500, a new flagship of the Zenbook ultrabook range. The NX500 features a new all-aluminum chassis, Asustek's VisualMaster display technology and...

    Photo: Company, Jun 25.

Taiwan server shipment forecast and industry analysis, 2015
2015 China smartphone panel trend forecast

27-May-2015 markets closed

 LastChange

TAIEX (TSE)9693.54+24.13+0.25% 

TSE electronic379.22+0.25+0.07% 

GTSM (OTC)142.26+1.60+1.14% 

OTC electronic189.23+3.02+1.62% 

Analysis of China revised domestic semiconductor industry goals
  • Quantum Dot TV technology breaking into the market

    LCD TV makers are responding to the challenge of OLED, with quantum dot (QD) technology, curved screens and other innovations. In order to boost consumer...

  • Ultra HD

    Ultra HD is now the industry name for "4K" resolution

  • 4K Developments in 2015

    4K TVs continue to grow strong in the market and are expected to more than double in 2015. Panel makers and TV vendors alike are eying opportunities...

  • Touch Taiwan 2014

    Touch Taiwan 2014 to be held in Taipei from August 27-29.

  • LCD TV overview - Jun 2011

    Growth of the global LCD TV market was not as strong as expected in 2010 as the market continued to feel the aftershocks of the economic recession that had hit...

  • A glimpse into the e-book reader market - May 2010

    In 2008, worldwide e-book reader shipments totaled only 700,000 units, according to Digitimes Research. But demand exploded in 2009 as consumer interests grew...

  • Overview of LCD TV market - May 2010

    When the economic recession hit at the end of 2008, the LCD TV market seemed to be heading toward a doomsday scenario in 2009; however, demand turned out to be...

  • Large-size LCD panel overview - Jun 2007

    Global large-size LCD panel market revenues are expected to increase at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 12.5% to US$96.2 billion by 2011, up from US$53.5...

  • Wireless broadband developments in Southeast Asia markets

    As of 2013, the 10 ASEAN nations had a total of over 700 million mobile subscriptions, with the CAGR from 2003-2013 reaching 24%. This Digitimes Research Special Report analyzes the various mobile broadband markets in ASEAN and looks at the respective trends in 4G LTE development for those markets.

  • 2015 global tablet demand forecast

    This Digitimes Research Special Report provides a 2015 forecast for the global tablet market and analyzes the strategies of key market players such as Google, Apple, Intel, and Microsoft.

  • 2015 China smartphone panel trend forecast

    This Digitimes Research Special Report analyzes the strategies of key China-based major panel makers BOE, Tianma and IVO for attacking the different market segments through technology and pricing, and their relationship to local vendors Huawei, Lenovo, ZTE, Xiaomi and Coolpad.