1563 news items tagged AUO
AUO sales up in MayTuesday 8 June 2021
Taiwan-based LCD panel maker AU Optronics (AUO) has announced consolidated revenue of NT$32.12 billion (US$1.16 billion) for May 2021, up by 8.5% on month and by 47.8% on year.
PCB makers eyeing demand for miniLED-backlit gaming, creator notebooksMonday 7 June 2021
Taiwan's PCB makers are accelerating their deployments in the miniLED backlighting boards as more non-Apple notebook vendors continue to roll out new miniLED-backlit gaming and creator...
Acer adopts AUO AmLED display in new gaming notebookWednesday 2 June 2021
Acer has demonstrated its new-generation gaming notebook series featuring AUO's miniLED display technology.
NXP is yet another vendor striking long-term deal with UMCMonday 31 May 2021
NXP Semiconductors is another chip vendor which has struck a long-term deal with United Microelectronics (UMC) under which the pure-play foundry will have some of its newly-established...
Taiwan large-size LCD panels – 1Q 2021Friday 28 May 2021
Taiwan shipped a total of 72.25 million large-size LCD panels in the first quarter of 2021, down only 3.4% sequentially, despite the quarter being a slow season.
Taiwan small- to mid-size LCD panels – 1Q 2021Thursday 27 May 2021
Taiwan's small- to medium-size panel shipments only went down 2.4% sequentially in the first quarter of 2021, thanks mainly to better-than-expected smartphone panel demand, despite...
Pure-play foundries expanding capacity with prepayments from clientsTuesday 25 May 2021
TSMC and other Taiwan-based pure-play foundries intend to carry out their capacity expansion projects cautiously and progressively to avoid the risk of overcapacity.
Taiwan tech firms tighten precautionary measures against COVID-19Tuesday 18 May 2021
Taiwan-based high-tech companies in various sectors have all strengthened their precautionary measures, such as operating in segregated teams and work from home (WFH) in response...
TSMC, high-tech firms unscathed by massive outage in TaiwanFriday 14 May 2021
TSMC and other major high-tech firms in Taiwan have reported little impact from a five-hour rolling power blackout that affected many parts of the country on May 13.
Innolux, AUO report solid profits for 1Q21Thursday 13 May 2021
Panel makers Innolux and AU Optronics (AUO) have reported solid profits for the first quarter of 2021, with their earnings prospects remaining bright for the second quarter.
Taiwan panel makers post mixed results for AprilTuesday 11 May 2021
Most Taiwan-based LCD panel makers, except for Giantplus Technology, have reported sequential declines in revenues for April due to shortages of upstream materials and reduced workdays...
AUO posts sequential decline in April salesMonday 10 May 2021
AU Optronics (AUO) has reported its consolidated revenues reached NT$29.60 billion (US$1.07 billion) in April 2021, down by 3.6% on month but up 46.8% on year.
Taiwan's large-size TFT LCD panel shipments (excluding Sharp's) for first-quarter 2021 slipped 3.4% sequentially but grew 51.5% on year to 72.25 million pieces, according to Digitimes...
AUO sees customers place orders for 2022 in advanceFriday 30 April 2021
Panel maker AU Optronics (AUO) is already in talks about major orders for 2022, according to company chairman Paul Peng.
AUO sales driven by rising prices in 1Q21Thursday 29 April 2021
AU Optronics (AUO) has reported first-quarter 2021 consolidated revenues of NT$82.94 billion (US$2.98 billioj), up by 3.0% sequentially and 54.5% on year.
VIS to buy AUO fab for NT$905 millionThursday 29 April 2021
Specialty IC foundry Vanguard International Semiconductor (VIS) has announced plans to take over the L3B plant of LCD panel maker AU Optronics (AUO), and related equipment and facilities,...
LCD panels supply worseningWednesday 28 April 2021
With Corning and AU Optronics (AUO) planning to undertake annual maintenance for their fabs shortly, the current tight supply of glass substrates and LCD panels is likely to worsen...
Taiwan inductor makers upbeat about 2Q21Tuesday 27 April 2021
Taiwan's inductor makers including Chilisin Electronics, Tai-Tech Advanced Electronics and Arlitech Electronic expect their second-quarter 2021 revenues to grow sequentially thanks...
AUO, Innolux optimistic about miniLED backlightingMonday 26 April 2021
Taiwan's top LCD makers believe Apple's adopting miniLED backlighting for the 12.9-inch iPad Pro will encourage other device vendors to follow suit, spurring demand for such applic...
Rising end-market prices may affect panel demand in 2H21Monday 26 April 2021
Most IT and TV brand vendors have been forced to raise their quotes in the end markets recently due to ever-rising component and material prices - a trend that could dampen the currently...
AUO striving to build versatile ecosystem via 3-pronged approachMonday 26 April 2021
With display becoming a crucial communication interface for smart living along with proliferating 5G, IoT and AI applications, AUO has kicked off a three-prong scheme seeking to build...
Polarizer supply to stay tight throughout 2021, says CMMTThursday 22 April 2021
The supply of compensation films and other upstream materials for use in the production of polarizers has become severely tight, which will constrain the overall supply of polarizers...
AUO pursues profit growth with diversified offeringsThursday 22 April 2021
AU Optronics (AUO) has been diversifying its offerings and target markets, pursuing stable profit growth in the coming years, according to the Taiwan-based company.
AUO breaks into supply chain for Samsung microLED TVsTuesday 20 April 2021
AU Optronics (AUO) has cut into the supply chain for Samsung's microLED TVs by providing glass backplanes, with shipments to kick off in the second half of 2021, according to industry...
AUO expanding 6G LCD line in ChinaThursday 15 April 2021
AUO is expanding capacity at its Kunshan, China plant, with new capacity scheduled to arrive in the third quarter of 2022.