Digitimes Research worldwide notebook shipment update – July 2019Friday 23 August 2019
Worldwide top-5 notebook brands saw combined shipments shrink 20% on month but rise 7% on year in July as Intel's CPU shortages started improving and vendors continued preparing extra inventory as a precaution against US tariffs, according to Digitimes Research's latest monthly notebook update.
China smartphone sales up 22.4% on quarter in 2Q19, says Digitimes ResearchTuesday 20 August 2019
Sales of smartphone in the China market increased 22.4% sequentially to 93.4 million units in the second quarter of 2019 as local brands were keen to roll out new models after inventories in the channels had been partly cleared out in the previous quarter, according to Digitimes Research. On a yearly...
China smartphone AP shipments to drop 7.6% in 3Q19, says Digitimes ResearchMonday 19 August 2019
Smartphone application processor (AP) shipments to China vendors registered a larger-than-expected increase sequentially in the second quarter of 2019, thanks to deliveries made in advance to avoid the burden of potential tariffs from the US, according to Digitimes Research.
Global tablet PC shipments to surge 19.3% in 3Q19, says Digitimes ResearchThursday 1 August 2019
After falling 8.7% on quarter and 11.9% on year to 32.66 million units in the second quarter of 2019, global tablet PC shipments are expected to surge 19.3% sequentially in the third quarter, thanks to the peak-season effect, the launch of new iPads, and Huawei gradually resuming normal tablet shipments,...
Global server shipments to increase 12.8% in 3Q19, says Digitimes ResearchTuesday 30 July 2019
Global server shipments are expected to increase 12.8% sequentially in the third quarter of 2019 with a flat on-year performance, but shipments for all of the year are likely to drop on year due to a sharp shipment decline in the first half, according to figures from Digitimes Research's latest server...
Huawei cutting flagship smartphone shipments, says Digitimes ResearchWednesday 19 June 2019
Following its decision to axe orders for its entry-level and low-end smartphones that use non-Kirin processors in May, Huawei also began cutting orders in early June for its flagship smartphones including the existing P30 series and the upcoming Mate 30 series, according to Digitimes Research senior...
Worldwide top-5 notebook brands see shipment rise in May, says Digitimes ResearchMonday 17 June 2019
The worldwide top-5 notebook brands saw their combined shipments rise 10% on month in May, a growth weaker than that of the same month a year ago. Although the US-China trade tensions have prompted notebook vendors to stock extra inventory, their efforts have been hampered by Intel's ongoing CPU shortages,...
Digitimes Research worldwide notebook shipment update – May 2019Monday 17 June 2019
The worldwide top-5 notebook brands saw their combined shipments rise 10% on month in May, a growth weaker than that of the same month a year ago. Although the US-China trade tensions have prompted vendors to stock up extra inventory, Intel's ongoing CPU shortages have undermined their efforts.
Worldwide AIO PC shipments to drop further in 2019Tuesday 11 June 2019
Because of the US-China trade tensions and Intel's ongoing CPU shortages, worldwide all-in-one (AIO) PC shipments are expected to shrink 5% on year to arrive at only 12.8 million units in 2019, a weaker performance than expected previously, according to Digitimes Research's figures.
Notebook vendors and ODMs brace for trade war impactTuesday 28 May 2019
Notebook vendors and their ODMs are changing their strategies trying to cope with the shockwaves of the trade war between the world's two superpowers, which has now seen the US kick off procedures for imposing extra tariffs on notebooks imported from China.
Less than a quarter of Taiwan monitor shipments to be impacted by US tariff hike, says Digitimes ResearchMonday 27 May 2019
Some of Taiwan's monitor makers have begun looking for suitable production sites outside of China, as they brace for the 25% tariffs on Chinese goods. But only around 23% of Taiwan's monitor shipments are expected to be impacted by the tax.
Samsung tablet business to benefit from US-China trade tensions, says Digitimes ResearchFriday 24 May 2019
Samsung Electronics is expected to benefit from the US placing a 25% tariff on tablets imported from China as almost all of the Korea-based vendor's tablet manufacturing is done at its plants in Vietnam and only around 1% is supplied by its plants in China. Its largest competitor Apple is expected...
JDI seeks bailout deal to secure funds for OLED production, says Digitimes ResearchFriday 24 May 2019
With the prospects of the financially-battered Japan Display (JUI) to secure new sources of funds in the Japanese market becoming dim after the company reported its fifth consecutive yearly net loss for fiscal 2018 recently, Suwa Investment Holdings, a consortium formed by Taiwan- and China-based companies,...
Taiwan monitor shipments to grow on year in 2Q19, says Digitimes ResearchWednesday 22 May 2019
Taiwan-based makers saw their combined shipments of monitors increase 5.6% on year in the first quarter of 2019, growing for the fifth consecutive quarter. Their monitor shipments are expected to continue to grow on a yearly basis in second-quarter 2019, albeit at a slow pace in line with global trend,...
China pure-play foundries to see combined output expand through 2021Monday 20 May 2019
China-based pure-play foundries will see their combined production capacity grow at a 9.6% CAGR from 14.536 million 8-inch equivalent wafers in 2018 to 19.119 million units in 2021, according to Digitimes Research.
Top-5 notebook vendors see April shipments drop 14%, says Digitimes ResearchThursday 16 May 2019
The top-5 notebook brands saw their combined shipments slip 14% on month in April, a performance stronger than that of the same month a year ago, as Chromebook demand from North America's education sector had picked up and replacement demand in the enterprise sectors in Europe and Asia remained robu...
Digitimes Research worldwide notebook shipment update – April 2019Tuesday 14 May 2019
The top-5 notebook brands saw their combined shipments slip only 14% on month in April, a performance stronger than that of the same month a year ago, as Chromebook demand from North America's education sector had picked up, while replacement trend in the enterprise sectors in Europe and Asia remained...
Shipments of large-size (9-inch and above) LCD panels by Taiwan's makers (excluding Sharp) are set to expand 4.9% sequentially in the second quarter of 2019 despite intensive competition from China-based rivals, Digitimes Research estimates.
Taiwan ships less small- to mid-size panels in 1Q19, says Digitimes ResearchTuesday 7 May 2019
Shipments of small- to medium-size LCD panels by Taiwan makers fell 23.6% sequentially to 184 million units in the first quarter of 2019, reflecting factors including seasonality and significant reduction in shipments by financially-battered Chunghwa Picture Tubes (CPT), according to Digitimes Resea...
China smartphone AP shipments picking upFriday 26 April 2019
Smartphone application processor (AP) shipments in China are forecast to increase 34.6% sequentially in the second quarter, following a 25.7% decline in the first quarter, according to Digitimes Research.