Tuesday 5 October 2021
Memory demand for game consoles soon to pick up
Memory chip demand for game consoles will be picking up later in the second half of 2021, as Nintendo is poised to roll out its new-generation Switch equipped with a 7-inch OLED display,...
Wednesday 11 October 2017
White-box tablet players turn to new markets for survival
Seeing difficulties in differentiating from competitors, tablet brand vendors have been mainly focusing on cutting their prices to boost sales, which has in turn impacted China-based...
Monday 14 November 2016
Global 7-inch and above panel shipments to fall 2.4% in 2017, says WitsView
There will be 725 million 7-inch and above panels shipped globally in 2017, decreasing 2.4% on year, but total area of panels will grow 3.8%, according to WitsView.
Friday 2 October 2015
Amazon new 7-inch tablets to benefit Taiwan, China supply chain makers
Amazon has launched a new 7-inch tablet for sale at as low as US$49.99, a campaign which is likely to benefit supply chain makers in Taiwan and China, according to industry sources...
Wednesday 1 July 2015
Taiwan market: Huawei to launch 7-inch tablet with dual-SIM feature; Aaeon releases new ruggedized tablet
To differentiate from their competitors, several tablet brand vendors have started to develop tablets with unique functions in order to attract demand. China-based Huawei launched...
Thursday 15 January 2015
Digitimes Research: Global tablet shipments to decline 11.8% in 2015
Global tablet shipments are estimated to drop 11.8% on year to reach 244 million units in 2015 as demand for high-end and entry-level tablets has both become saturated, while large-size...
Tuesday 21 October 2014
Tablet panel pricing remaining flat in October
Tablet panel pricing has remained flat so far in October 2014, with 7-inch IPS/FFF panels at US$25 and 10.1-inch IPS/FFF panels ranging from US$34-38, according to statistics from...
Monday 20 October 2014
Digitimes Research: Lenovo starts price-cut competition for 7-, 8-inch tablets
Most 7-inch tablets' prices have dropped significantly during October with several first-tier vendors' 8GB models even dropping to as low as US$99. Meanwhile, 8-inch tablets also...
Monday 22 September 2014
Tablet panel pricing for 7-inch units remains flat in mid-September
Tablet panels sized 7-inches have remained flat on month from mid-August to mid-September while 10-inch panels have dropped 1%, according to statistics from DisplaySearch.
Wednesday 17 September 2014
Digitimes Research: IFA shows Android tablet vendors adding value instead of price cuts
IFA 2014 in Berlin, Germany during September 5-10 showed that Android tablet vendors are not looking to offer entry-level models for price-cut competition and instead offered models...
Monday 1 September 2014
Asustek to release US$100 7-inch tablet in Taiwan
Asustek Computer is set to release its new 7-inch MeMO Pad 7 ME70CX tablet in early September in Taiwan priced at NT$2,990 (US$100) to attract demand, according to the company.
Tuesday 15 July 2014
Taiwan market: Samsung to launch 7-inch Galaxy Tab4
Samsung Electronics on July 14 unveiled the Galaxy Tab 4 7.0, a 7-inch Android 4.4-based 4G-enabled tablet, for launch in the Taiwan market at a contract-free retail price of below...
Monday 23 June 2014
Digitimes Research: 7-inch tablet prices to continue dropping
In the US tablet market, the lowest price point for a 7-inch brand tablet dropped to US$79 in June, according to Digitimes Research. With 7-inch tablet specifications gradually converging...
Tuesday 22 April 2014
TPK reports 1Q14 financial results
TPK has reported that its net income for first-quarter 2014 totaled NT$129 million (US$4.26 million) while EPS was NT$0.39.
Tuesday 22 April 2014
Intel looking to tap entry-level tablet market with Bay Trail-Entry
In an attempt to tap China and other emerging markets for Android entry-level tablets, Intel will launch Bay Trail-Entry, a CPU platform specifically for use in entry-level tablets...
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