Tuesday 3 February 2015
Digitimes Research: Smartphone shipments in China top 100 million units in 4Q14
Shipments of smartphones in the China market grew 10.8% on quarter and 13.2% on year to 103.9 million units in the fourth quarter of 2014, driven by the release of iPhone 6 devices...
Tuesday 3 February 2015
Lenovo ships 16 million PCs in 4Q14
Lenovo shipped 16 million PCs globally during the fourth quarter of 2014, increasing 4.9% on year, and generating a global market share of 20%, according to the company's financial...
Tuesday 3 February 2015
Supply chain sees weak demand for Xiaomi's Mi4 model in 4Q14
Supply chain shipments for Xiaomi Technology's Mi4 were weaker-than-expected in the fourth quarter of 2014, while those for the company's previous Hongmi model remained steady.
Monday 2 February 2015
Young Optics 4Q14 gross margin hits record
Optical module and component maker Young Optics has posted quarterly record gross margin of 29.44% for fourth-quarter 2014, on consolidated revenues of NT$1.369 billion (US$43.9...
Thursday 29 January 2015
SPIL 2014 profits almost double
Packaging and testing company Siliconware Precision Industries (SPIL) has reported net profits of NT$11.73 billion (US$375.7 million) for 2014, up 99.1% from a year earlier. Earnings...
Thursday 29 January 2015
AUO reports declines in 4Q14 and 2014 performance
AU Optronics (AUO) has announced revenues in the fourth quarter of 2014 were NT$105.45 billion (US$3.37 billion), down 1.3% from the previous quarter. Gross profit was NT$15.62 billion,...
Thursday 29 January 2015
LG Display reports 4Q14 results
LG Display has reported unaudited earnings results based on consolidated K-IFRS (International Financial Reporting Standards) for the three-month period ending December 31, 2014.
Thursday 29 January 2015
Digitimes Research: Global tablet shipments grow 16.9% sequentially in 4Q14
Although white-box tablet shipments declined in the fourth quarter of 2014, global overall tablet shipments in the quarter still grew sequentiallyby 16.9% to reach 74.77 million units...
Wednesday 28 January 2015
Corning reports 4Q14 and 2014 financial results
Corning has announced that its core sales for the fourth quarter of 2014 were US$2.6 billion, a 30% increase on year. GAAP sales were US$2.4 billion.
Wednesday 28 January 2015
Digitimes Research: China smartphone shipments drop 8.8% sequentially in 4Q14
Shipments of smartphones by China-based vendors declined 8.8% sequentially in the fourth quarter of 2014, affected by weaker than expected sales for some brand vendors, according...
Wednesday 28 January 2015
Nanya reports strong profits for 2014
DRAM maker Nanya Technology has reported net profits of NT$28.24 billion (US$908 million) for 2014, with EPS for the year coming to NT$11.77.
Monday 26 January 2015
Taiwan 4Q14 international Internet bandwidth rises to 1.437Tbps, says TWNIC
Taiwan's direct Internet connections with 17 countries (including Hong Kong and Macao) reached a total bandwidth of 1.437Tbps as of the end of the fourth quarter of 2014, increasing...
Thursday 22 January 2015
Digitimes Research: China smartphone industry to report shipment growth of 8.6% for 4Q14
During visits to firms in China's smartphone supply chain in November and December 2014, Digitimes Research found that their shipments to the domestic market were weak in the fourth...
Wednesday 21 January 2015
Chimei reports strong 4Q14 results due to home electronics sales
Taiwan home electronics maker Chimei reported a 60% increase in sales during the fourth quarter of 2014 as the company shifted focus to sales of dehumidifiers, heaters and air ventilation...
Friday 16 January 2015
Acer leads in 4Q14 consumer PC, notebook sales in several countries
Acer recorded the largest market shares for consumer PCs and notebooks in several countries including Austria, Germany, Denmark, the Netherlands, Sweden, the Philippines and Thailand,...