Thursday 30 October 2014
MCU vendor Holtek to post single-digit revenue growth in 4Q14
MCU supplier Holtek Semiconductor expects its sales to grow by a single-digit rate sequentially in the fourth quarter of 2014 amid a significant rebound in MCU orders for household...
Thursday 30 October 2014
Coretronic expects 4Q14 BLU shipments to drop slightly
Coretronic expects its fourth-quarter 2014 BLU (backlight unit) shipments to slip slightly on quarter mainly due to decreased shipments to the TV and tablet segments, according to...
Tuesday 28 October 2014
China LED makers cut prices, Taiwan makers to follow suit
China-based LED makers' production capacity expansion in the first half of 2014 has since resulted in oversupply, forcing them to reduce quotes to compete for orders in the fourth...
Monday 27 October 2014
Digitimes Research: Sales of 4G smartphones to remain sluggish in China in 4Q14
Major China-based handset vendors including Coolpad, Lenovo and Xiaomi Technology are unlikely to reach their shipment goals set for 2014 due to slow sales of 4G models in the third...
Monday 27 October 2014
MediaTek expected to see sales decline 6-11% sequentially in 4Q14
MediaTek is expected to see its revenues drop 6-11% sequentially in the fourth quarter of 2014 due to declining shipments of 3G smartphone solutions and other ICs for consumer electronics,...
Wednesday 22 October 2014
LED driver IC vendor Silergy set for brisk sales in 4Q14
LED driver and analog IC maker Silergy expects its sales to remain brisk in the fourth quarter of 2014 after its revenues hit a record high of NT$326 million (US$10.73 million) in...
Tuesday 21 October 2014
Digitimes Research: Global notebook shipments to drop in 4Q14
Despite Intel and Microsoft subsidies, Digitimes Research expects global notebook shipments, not including 2-in-1 models, to drop 4.4% on year and 2.6% sequentially in the fourth...
Monday 20 October 2014
Handset panel module price quotes estimated to drop 10% in 4Q14
Price quotes for handset panel modules are expected to drop over 10% in the fourth quarter of 2014 as panel makers from Taiwan, China, Japan and Korea all compete over orders from...
Friday 17 October 2014
TPK to see improved performance in 4Q14 due to Apple orders
Touch panel maker TPK expects its performance to increase slightly in the fourth quarter of 2014 as orders from Apple are expected to increase, according to industry sources.
Friday 17 October 2014
Digitimes Research: Price pressure on DRAM chips to ease in 4Q14
Global DRAM bit demand growth will be higher that of bit supply growth in the fourth quarter of 2014, easing pressure on the prices of DRAM chips in the quarter, according to Digitimes...
Thursday 16 October 2014
LED lighting demand weak in 4Q14
Demand for LED lighting products for the fourth quarter will be weak as LED lighting vendors took deliveries in the second and third quarters for products to be launched in the fourth,...
Wednesday 15 October 2014
Parade set for strong sales in 4Q14
Mixed-signal IC design house Parade Technologies is set to post strong sales in the fourth quarter of 2014, buoyed by orders from Apple, according to industry sources.
Wednesday 15 October 2014
Tablet supply chains expect lagging orders during 4Q14
Tablet supply chains expect to see lagging orders during the fourth quarter as vendors in China attempt to clear out reserves of white-box units, and as makers have yet to see new...
Tuesday 14 October 2014
Kinsus revenues to rebound in 4Q14
IC substrate supplier Kinsus Interconnect Technology is expected to see its sales performance improve in the fourth quarter of 2014 after its revenues suffered a slight decrease of...
Tuesday 14 October 2014
Panel makers expect steady TV panel shipments to China in 4Q14
Panel makers can still expect to see steady orders from China TV vendors in the fourth quarter as Ultra HD TV sales remain steady and vendors begin stocking up for the Lunar New Ye...