Friday 18 October 2013
Worldwide smart meter shipments surpass 51 million in 1H13, says Navigant Research
While the overall smart grid industry has continued to expand over the last 18 months, in North America the first wave of smart meter deployments has crested as government-funded...
Monday 23 September 2013
LCD monitor shipments drop 5.45% in 1H13 amid competition from mobile devices
LCD monitor shipments reached 71.1 million units in the first half of 2013, down 5.45% on year.
Monday 23 September 2013
LCD TV shipments grow 3.44% on year during 1H13
Global LCD TV shipments reached 90.2 million units in the first half of 2013, up 3.44% on year.
Tuesday 17 September 2013
TPV announces weak results for 1H13 amid TV shipment slowdown
TPV Technology has announced that its consolidated revenues increased 8% to US$5.5 billion in the first half of 2013 and that its gross profit margin grew to 7.9%. However, a decrease...
Thursday 12 September 2013
Multi-core smartphone application processor market grows more than 2-fold in 1H13, says Strategy Analytics
The global multi-core smartphone applications processor (MCSPAP) market registered more than two-fold on-year growth in first-half 2013, according to the Strategy Analytics.
Tuesday 3 September 2013
Southeast Asia major domestic appliances segment generates US$3.4 billion in 1H13, says GfK
Consumers in the Southeast Asia region, which is made up largely of emerging markets, are hungry for large appliances such as air conditioners, refrigerators, washing machines and...
Friday 30 August 2013
Digitimes Research: China vendors ship 148 million smartphones in 1H13
China-based vendors shipped 148 million smartphones in the first half of 2013, of which 109 million units were delivered to the local market, according to Digitimes Research.
Wednesday 28 August 2013
More Japan-based semiconductor suppliers disappear from IC Insights list of top 10
IC Insights has published its list of the top semiconductor sales leaders for the first half of 2013, and observed that only one Japan-based firm stayed among the top-10.
Wednesday 28 August 2013
Sony leads in Ultra HD TV market in 1H13
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...
Wednesday 28 August 2013
SMIC reports record sales and profits for 1H13
Semiconductor Manufacturing International (SMIC) has announced interim financial results for the six months ended June 30, 2013, with revenues and net profits climbing to record hi...
Monday 26 August 2013
Large-size LCD panels suffer surplus inventory levels at close of 1H13, says IHS
A glut of large-size LCD panels used in the TV and IT segments arose at the end of the first half of 2013 as production consistently outpaced shipments, according to IHS.
Monday 26 August 2013
Tablet sales in Vietnam surge 233% in 1H13, says GfK
The tablet craze that is currently taking the world by storm has also infected Vietnam to a large extent with consumers eagerly snapping up the increasingly popular smart devices...
Thursday 22 August 2013
China market: Local-made smartphones growing fast in 1H13, says GfK China
In the China market, the number of China-made smartphone models rapidly grew from 933 in the first half of 2012 to 2,888 in the same period of 2013, while that of China-based smartphone...
Thursday 22 August 2013
China market: Online shopping hits CNY754.2 billion in 1H13
In the China market, B2C and C2C online shopping totaled CNY754.2 billion (US$122 billion) in first-half 2013, hiking 47.3% on year, according to China e-Business Research Center...
Thursday 22 August 2013
ZTE 1H13 net profit up 26.6% on year
China-based networking/communication equipment and handset vendor ZTE has released it first-half 2013 financial report, with net profit of CNY310 million (US$50.1 million) increasing...