Friday 14 November 2014
Asustek expected to beat Gigabyte in 2014 motherboard shipments, but lose on profitability
Asustek Computer's motherboard shipments returned to six million units in the third quarter thanks to its aggressive price-cutting strategy, which helped the vendor slightly widen...
Thursday 23 October 2014
Taiwan shipments of LCD TVs expected to reach 19.69 million in 2H14
Taiwan makers' shipments of LCD TVs are expected to reach 19.69 million during the second half of 2014, up 6.4% on year, according to Digitimes Research.
Friday 3 October 2014
Digitimes Research: ARM Mali to become mainstream GPU architecture for China APs in 2H14
ARM's Mali is expected to become the mainstream GPU architecture for China-based application processors (APs) in the second half of 2014 in terms of market share, surpassing Imagination...
Tuesday 30 September 2014
Apple to receive iPad panels sized 9.7- and 12.9-inch from Samsung in 2H14, says report
Samsung Display is gearing up to provide Apple with 9.7- and 12.9-inch panels for its new iPad series, according to a report from Korea-based news source inews24.
Tuesday 30 September 2014
Digitimes Research: Bit demand for non-PC DRAM to grow 38% on year in 2H14
Bit demand for non-PC DRAM, mainly niche mobile DRAM and server-use DRAM, will increase 38% on year in the second half of 2014, much higher than 2.7% for standard DRAM, according...
Tuesday 23 September 2014
Notebook demand undermined by new Apple devices
Demand for notebooks slightly picked up in early 2014, prompting optimism among firms in the supply chain about sales in the second half of the year. However, notebook vendors' performances...
Monday 22 September 2014
Notebook touch panel makers expect limited shipment growth in 2H14
Orders for touch panels used in notebook applications are expected to be limited in the second half of 2014 as vendors aim to release low-priced products in order to further compete...
Thursday 18 September 2014
Major Asia-Pacific markets have 60% of global solar PV demand in 2H14, says Solarbuzz
Total solar photovoltaic (PV) demand from the five leading Asia Pacific (APAC) markets – China, Japan, India, Australia and Thailand – is forecast to reach 17.2GW during...
Thursday 18 September 2014
Digitimes Research: Mobile DRAM bit growth rate to top 37.5% in 2H14
The bit growth of mobile DRAM is expected to expand 37.5% on year in the second half of 2014, buoyed by a 30% annual growth in smartphone shipments as well as rising demand for mobile...
Tuesday 16 September 2014
TPV optimistic about performance in 2H14
TPV expects its performance in the second half of 2014 to increase driven by steady shipments for LCD monitors and increased shipments for LCD TV products, according to the company...
Friday 12 September 2014
Demand for notebook components in 3Q14 short of expectations
Despite seeing strong second-quarter performance, demand for notebook components in the second half of 2014 has so far fallen short of expectations, according to sources from supply...
Thursday 11 September 2014
Lumax to ramp up semiconductor sales in 2H14
Process control solution provider Lumax International is expected to ramp up sales of semiconductor products to 25% of its total revenues in the second half of 2014 compared to 10%...
Thursday 11 September 2014
Digitimes Research: Intel to see strong tablet AP shipments in 2H14
Intel shipped only about 1.5 million tablet application processors (APs) in the first half of 2014, but Digitimes Research expects its shipments to reach seven million units in the...
Tuesday 9 September 2014
Digitimes Research: Apple refocuses on 9.7-inch iPad in 2H14
With Apple showing more aggressiveness in producing its new 9.7-inch iPad, its overall iPad shipments in the third quarter of 2014 are expected to return to the growth trend.
Friday 29 August 2014
Digitimes Research: Shipments of 64-bit application processors to grow fast in 2H14
Shipments of 64-bit application processors (APs) are expected to start gaining momentum in the second half of 2014 due to combined efforts by chipmakers, system providers as well...