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TV vendors look to cooperate with QD Vision to develop Ultra HD TVs

Oct 21, 14:37

Korea- and China-based TV vendors are looking to cooperate with QD Vision, a maker of quantum dot technology, to develop Ultra HD TV products in 2014.

Ultra HD TV panel shipments continue to grow in September, says WitsView

Oct 17, 16:08

According to shipment surveys by WitsView, large-size panel shipments in September 2013 reached 69.18 million units, declining 1.3% on month. Additionally, restocking demand for the...

Taiwan market: Samsung to release 85-inch S9 Ultra HD TV in December

Oct 16, 21:52

Samsung Electronics will release its 85-inch S9 Ultra HD TV in the Taiwan market during December 2013 at a price of NT$1.29 million (US$43,900).

Sharp begins sample deliveries of Ultra HD IGZO LCD panels for 15.6-inch notebooks

Oct 3, 21:02

Sharp has begun sample deliveries of IGZO LCD panels that reach Ultra HD resolution in a 15.6-inch notebook.

Panel makers gearing up to release 40-inch Ultra HD panels

Oct 3, 21:01

Panel makers are gearing up to release 40-inch Ultra HD panels, which are likely to hit markets by the end of 2013.

LG Electronics USA introduces new series of Ultra HD TVs

Sep 27, 15:03

LG Electronics has introduced its newest series of Ultra HD TVs, increasing its lineup to five models.

Low-cost Ultra HD TV panel penetration rate to reach 2% in 2014, says WitsView

Sep 17, 15:39

The penetration rate of low-cost Ultra HD TV panels is expected to reach 0.8% in 2013 but is expected to rise to around 2% in 2014, according to WitsView.

China, Korea panel makers expected to produce 48- and 49-inch Ultra HD TV panels in 2014

Sep 16, 22:05

China and Korea panel makers have plans to produce 48- and 49-inch TV panels in 2014 on their 8.5G lines, with some makers expected to also produce Ultra HD TV panel technology in...

Large-size panel shipments rise 11% on month in August while Ultra HD TV panel shipments top 1 million, says WitsView

Sep 16, 15:41

Large-size panel shipments in August 2013 attained 70.11 million units, rising 11% on month, according to WitsView.

Taiwan market: Tatung to release 50-inch Ultra HD TV in November

Sep 12, 21:29

Tatung is aiming to release a 50-inch Ultra HD TV in the Taiwan market during November 2013.

Vizio to launch Ultra HD TVs in 1Q14; 65-inch panels to come from AUO

Sep 11, 21:19

Vizio will reportedly launch a series of Ultra HD TVs in the first quarter of 2014, with 65-inch panels expected to come from AU Optronics (AUO).

Digitimes Research: New developments in the Digital Home industry emerge

Sep 9, 22:25

The Digital Home industry saw developments in August 2013 when CBS' Showtime Networks announced it is syncing its Sho Sync app to new LG Internet-connected sets that come equipped...

Taiwan market: LG hopes to ship 1,000 Ultra HD TVs in 2013

Sep 9, 15:06

LG Electronics hopes to sell 1,000 Ultra HD TV sets in the Taiwan market throughout the rest of 2013, according to the company.

Taiwan makers take early lead in Ultra HD TV panel market, says IHS

Sep 5, 19:57

Taiwan panel suppliers Innolux and AU Optronics (AUO) have taken a commanding lead in the nascent market for next-generation Ultra HD TV panels, with a combined 78% share of shipments...

Taiwan market: LG to release Ultra HD TVs in September

Sep 4, 14:48

LG Electronics is expected to release Ultra HD TVs in the Taiwan market in September 2013, according to industry sources.

Ultra HD TV pricing in China expected to drop to that of Full HD units by October

Sep 2, 15:41

Ultra HD TV pricing in China is likely to drop to that of Full HD units for the October 1 holiday period in China, according to market observers.

CSOT aims to ship 100,000 Ultra HD TV panels in October

Aug 30, 10:57

China Star Optoelectronics Technology (CSOT) aims to ship 100,000 Ultra HD TV panels in October 2013, according to industry sources.

Sony leads in Ultra HD TV market in 1H13

Aug 28, 11:52

Sony led rival brands to capture a 37.8% share of the global Ultra HD TV market in the first half of 2013, according to DisplaySearch. LG Electronics ranked second with a 14.2%, as...

Innolux holds top spot in Ultra HD TV panel shipments

Aug 23, 11:54

Innolux currently holds about a 70% market share in global Ultra HD TV panel shipments.

Innolux to supply high color gamut Ultra HD TV panels to Toshiba and Panasonic starting 3Q13

Aug 20, 21:22

Innolux will reportedly supply Toshiba and Panasonic with 50-, 58- and 65-inch high color gamut Ultra HD TV panels starting third-quarter 2013, according to industry sources.

Taiwan market: Chunghwa Telecom offers 50-inch Ultra HD TV for contract-bundled sale

Aug 16, 14:41

Chunghwa Telecom (CHT) on August 15 announced cooperation with Chimei to offer a 50-inch Ultra HD TV for sale at NT$33,990 (US$1,133) when bundled with a 3-year MOD contract of NT$299...

Innolux to supply high-color-saturation Ultra HD TV panels for China-based vendors

Aug 16, 10:34

Innolux will supply 65-inch Ultra HD TV panels with high color saturations of 90-100% NTSC as well as 42-inch models for China-based LCD TV vendors, according to Taiwan-based supply...

Taiwan-, Japan-based vendors competitive with South Korea-based ones in global high-end TV market, say Taiwan makers

Aug 13, 13:51

While Samsung Electronics has lowered 55-inch OLED TVs by 34% from KRW15 million (US$12,700) to KRW9.9 million, Taiwan- and Japan-based LCD TV vendors are able to hold ground in the...

Innolux expects Ultra HD TV panels to make up about 5-10% of its overall TV panel shipments in 3Q13

Aug 8, 22:00

Innolux expects Ultra HD TV panel shipments to make up about 5-10% of the company's overall TV panel shipments in the third quarter of 2013, according to company president JC Wang.

Ultra HD market to see shipment revenues reach US$314 million in 2013

Aug 8, 21:42

The Ultra HD market is expected to to see shipment revenues reach US$314 million in 2013, with shipments reaching 57,000 units in 2013.

Sony sees LCD TV sales increase on year; expects profits from Ultra HD TVs

Aug 5, 14:33

Sony has announced thats its sales and operating revenues during the first quarter of fiscal 2013 were US$17.3 billion, an increase of 13% compared to the same quarter of the previous...

Taiwan makers lower Ultra HD TV shipments amid increased competition from China and Korea makers

Aug 5, 13:58

Taiwan panel makers are reportedly lowering their shipments for Ultra HD TV panels in the second half of 2013 due to lower-than-expected sales as well as to increased competition...

Ultra HD TV panels to be new focus for LCD panel makers, says IHS

Aug 1, 19:03

Shipments of Ultra HD TV panels are poised to reach 2.3 million units in 2013 as they make their first appearance on the market, fueling what panel makers hope will be a new source...

AUO to develop new line of Ultra HD TV panels, says president

Aug 1, 14:52

AU Optronics (AUO) has plans to release a new line of wide color gamut Ultra HD TV panels that have improved saturation during the second half of 2013, according to company president...

AUO expects global Ultra HD TV shipments to reach only 1 million, says company VP

Jul 31, 21:24

While AU Optronics (AUO) does expect to continue seeing profits from the Ultra HD TV panel segment, the company estimates global Ultra HD TV shipments to only be around one million...

Ultra HD TV panel pricing to drop another 10%

Jul 30, 15:21

Ultra HD TV panel pricing could drop by as much as 10% throughout August 2013, according to market observers.

Panel makers hold conservative views for Ultra HD TV panel shipments in 2H13

Jul 29, 20:54

Panel makers have a conservative outlook for Ultra HD TV panel shipments in the second half of 2013 largely due to an expected decline in the China market.

Ultra HD TVs may drop to around US$800 in China during October 1 holiday period

Jul 29, 15:16

TV vendors in China will likely drop pricing for their 50-inch Ultra HD TV units to as low as CNY$5,000 (US$814) during the October 1 holiday period, according to industry sources.

IHS boosts long-term Ultra HD LCD TV forecast; predicts 4.6 million units shipped in US in 2018

Jul 25, 14:31

While Ultra HD TV sets still will be relegated to a small share of total TV shipments for the next few years, recent moves by panel makers and vendors to reduce costs and increase...

When will consumers make use of their 4K TVs?

Jul 19, 15:51

Following declining on-year TV sales in 2012, vendors have looked to various strategies to bring a turnaround in 2013, including increasing the value-added features and sizes of their...

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    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...

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