Taiwan IC backend sector to see growth in 2H19 thanks to 5G, says Digitimes ResearchFriday 6 December 2019
Despite the ongoing US-China trade tensions, Taiwan's IC packaging and testing industry is still expected to see second-half 2019 revenues grow from the first half thanks to rising demand for 5G-related applications, according to Digitimes Research.
Smart AR glasses shipments to rise significantly in 2023, says Digitimes ResearchFriday 6 December 2019
As 5G penetration rate is expected to reach 50% in 2023, smart augmented reality (AR) glasses will begin entering the consumer market, according to Digitimes Research.
Taiwan PC monitor shipments to stop growing in 4Q19Thursday 5 December 2019
Taiwan's PC monitor shipments registered increases of 8.2% sequentially and 5.8% on year in the third quarter of 2019, according to Digitimes Research. But shipments are unlikely to see further on-year growth in the fourth quarter.
Digitimes Research worldwide notebook shipment update – October 2019Friday 22 November 2019
The worldwide top-5 notebook brands' combined shipments slipped 13% on month in October 2019, a decline that was less steep than that seen in the same month year ago, thanks to some lingering seasonal demand and some vendors' strong shipments to the enterprise segment, according to Digitimes Researc...
Taiwan handset shipments to post single-digit sequential growth 4Q19, says Digitimes ResearchThursday 21 November 2019
Handset shipments by Taiwan's brand vendors and ODMs are expected to grow by a single-digit rate sequentially in the fourth quarter of 2019 after seeing their combined shipments edge up 3% on quarter to 14.21 million units a quarter earlier, Digitimes Research estimates.
5G commercial service to gain momentum in 2020, says Digitimes ResearchMonday 18 November 2019
The scale of 5G commercial services will gain momentum in 2020, fueled by new business opportunities arising from the growing 5G FWA (fixed wireless access) market and significant growth in the number of end market devices in terms of product categories and styles supporting 5G communications, according...
Top-5 notebook vendors see shipments dip 13% in October, says Digitimes ResearchFriday 15 November 2019
The worldwide top-5 notebook brands saw their combined shipments slip 13% on month in October 2019, better than that of the same month a year ago, thanks to some lingering seasonal demand and some brand vendors' strong enterprise product shipments, according to Digitimes Research.
China smartphone sales down in 3Q19, Digitimes Research figures showWednesday 13 November 2019
Sales of smartphones in China retreated 7.5% sequentially in the third quarter of 2019 after registering a sequential 22.4% growth in the previous quarter, Digitimes Research has found. On a yearly basis, third-quarter shipments were down 14.2% from a year earlier.
Korea memory-IC industry output value rises 5.5% in 3Q19, says Digitimes ResearchMonday 11 November 2019
The production value of South Korea's memory chip industry increased 5.5% sequentially to KRW19.8 trillion (US$17.06 billion) in the third quarter of 2019, according to Digitimes Research.
Taiwan top-3 foundries to see combined revenue hit another record high in 4Q19Thursday 7 November 2019
Combined revenues of Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC), United Microelectronics (UMC) and Vanguard International Semiconductor (VIS) are expected to hit another record-high level in the fourth quarter of 2019, Digitimes Research estimates.
Sony, Samsung competing head to head in CIS sector, Digitimes Research saysTuesday 5 November 2019
Sony and Samsung Electronics have been competing head to head in the CMOS image sensor (CIS) market in order to maintain their leadership, using their respective technology advantages, according to Digitimes Research.
Smartphone AP shipments to China to continue falling in 4Q19, says Digitimes ResearchTuesday 5 November 2019
Shipments of smartphone application processors (APs) to China are forecast to decline 4.6% on year in the fourth quarter of 2019, following a decline of 9.4% in the third quarter from a year earlier to 210 million units (excluding those used in ODM models made for Samsung), according to Digitimes Re...
Global tablet shipments to rise 4.5% on year in 4Q19, says Digitimes ResearchMonday 4 November 2019
Global tablet shipments for the fourth quarter of 2019 are expected to increase 4.5% on year to the same level as recorded in the third quarter as both Apple and non-Apple brand vendors are likely to see their shipments pick up in the quarter, according to Digitimes Research.
Taiwan large-size LCD panel shipments up slightly in 3Q19, says Digitimes ResearchMonday 4 November 2019
Shipment of large-size LCD panels (9-inch and above) by Taiwan's makers (excluding Sharp) edged up 2.1% sequentially to 59.3 million units in the third quarter of 2019 due mainly to advanced shipments by clients in light of the uncertainty triggered by the US-China trade dispute, according to Digitimes...
China smartphone shipments ebb in 3Q19, says Digitimes ResearchMonday 4 November 2019
China's handset makers shipped a total of 180 million smartphones globally in the second quarter of 2019, down 2.5% on quarter and 5.3% on year, Digitimes Research has estimated.
Taiwan makers to see TV shipments rise 11% in 4Q19, says Digitimes ResearchFriday 1 November 2019
Shipments of LCD TVs by Taiwan-based makers are expected to grow 11.2% sequentially to 8.22 million units in the fourth quarter of 2019, driven by peak-season demand, according to Digitimes Research. On a yearly basis, the shipments will still represent a decline of 15.3%.
Global notebook shipments to drop slightly in 4Q19, says Digitimes ResearchThursday 31 October 2019
Worldwide notebook shipments are forecast to drop 1.8% sequentially in the fourth quarter of 2019 after registering a nearly 2% increase in the prior quarter, according to Digitimes Research.
Global server shipments to continue growth in 4Q19, says Digitimes ResearchWednesday 30 October 2019
Global server shipments picked up 11.2% sequentially in the third quarter of 2019, a growth similar to Digitimes Research's forecast made in the previous quarter, and are expected to see a mild on-quarter increase in the fourth quarter, better than Digitimes Research's original anticipation of a slight...
China IC backend firms poised for strong 2020Thursday 24 October 2019
China's top-3 IC backend houses Jiangsu Changjiang Electronics Technology (JCET), Tianshui Huatian Technology and Tongfu Microelectronics (TFME) have seen sales pick up in the second half of 2019, with the growth momentum set to carry into 2020, according to Digitimes Research.
HiSilicon chips to power nearly 70% of Huawei handset shipments in 2019, says Digitimes ResearchThursday 24 October 2019
China's mobile solution provider HiSilicon Technologies is expected to see its shipments of application processors continue to grow in 2019 with its chips powering nearly 70% of handsets shipped by its parent company Huawei in the year, according to Digitimes Research.