Monday 11 December 2017
AOET ordered to pay Largan damages for trade secret theft
Taiwan's Intellectual Property Court has ordered optical lens module maker Ability Opto-Electronics Technology (AOET) pay NT$1.522 billion (US$50.5 million) in damages to fellow maker...
Thursday 23 February 2017
Ability Opto-Electronics sees earnings improve significantly in 2016
Camera module maker Ability Opto-Electronics Technology has reported net profits of NT$95.02 million (US$3.045 million) for 2016, which translated into an EPS of NT$1.02 for the year...
Tuesday 6 September 2016
Clientron to introduce its Industry Thin Client IT800 with dual display & flexible networking ability
Clientron Corp. - a leading global provider of Thin Client, POS (point of sales), and embedded systems - today introduced the Industry Thin Client IT800 that features a robust and...
Friday 11 December 2015
Facebook, Google server outsourcing strategy change expected to impact profitability for ODMs
Facebook is planning to add Wiwynn, a server subsidiary of Wistron, as a new datacenter server supplier, joining its primary supplier Quanta Computer in order to lower its risks and...
Tuesday 21 July 2015
ASRock reorganizing China operation
ASRock has recently started a business reorganization and is significantly adjusting its operation team in China, looking to raise the proportion of China employees to enhance its...
Tuesday 28 January 2014
Altek to launch Cubic smartphone attachable lens-style camera in China
Digital camera ODM Altek launched the Altek Cubic, an attachable lens-style camera for smartphones or tablets, in the Taiwan market in late December 2013 and is poised to launch the...
Thursday 14 November 2013
Ability, Altek net NT$0.82, NT$0.08 per share for January-September
Digital camera ODMs Ability Enterprise and Altek have released their third-quarter 2013 financial reports, posting net EPS of NT$0.82 and NT$0.08 respectively for January-September...
Wednesday 25 September 2013
Largan asks for provisional seizure against Ability Opto-Electronics
Taiwan-based handset-use lens module maker Largan Precision on September 24 requested a local court in central Taiwan place a provisional seizure on working capital, movable properties...
Monday 12 August 2013
Ability reports profit, Altek suffers loss in 1H13
Digital camera ODM Ability Enterprise recorded net EPS of NT$0.46 for first-half 2013, while fellow maker Altek suffered net loss per share of NT$0.08.
Monday 13 May 2013
Ability Enterprise expects sequential growth in 2Q13 ASP, gross margin
Taiwan-based digital camera ODM Ability Enterprise expects shipments in the second quarter of 2013 to be flat from the preceding quarter but ASP and gross margin to increase significantly,...
Friday 19 April 2013
Ability Opto-Electronics nets NT$0.13 per share for 1Q13
Taiwan-based optical lens module maker Ability Opto-Electronics Technology on April 18 reported revenues of NT$215.8 million (US$7.23 million), net profit of NT$10.4 million and net...
Monday 11 March 2013
Ability Enterprise expects 2013 digital camera shipments to drop by 15-20%
Ability Enterprise's digital camera shipments in 2012 decreased by 25% from 2011 and expects 2013 shipments to drop 15-20% from 2012 due to increasing competition from mobile terminal...
Thursday 10 January 2013
Camera makers Ability, Altek see decreased December revenues
Taiwan-based digital camera makers Ability Enterprise has reported revenues of NT$1.681 billion (US$57.7 million) for December, decreasing 56.99% on month and 19.95% on year. Fellow...
Wednesday 2 January 2013
Ability Opto-Electronics to expand production capacity
Taiwan-based lens module maker Ability Opto-Electronics Technology will invest at least 20% of paid-in capital to expand its production capacity, with 30% of the investment to come...
Tuesday 11 December 2012
Ability Enterprise, Altek see decreased November revenues
Taiwan-based digital camera ODMs Ability Enterprise and Altek saw revenues of NT$3.908 billion (US$134 million) and NT$1.635 billion respectively for November, down on month and on...