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Tuesday 29 November 2022
Quanta mulls MacBook production in Vietnam, sources say
Quanta Computer is mulling to relocate its production lines for Apple's MacBook to Vietnam, according to industry sources. Quanta said it does not comment on individual customers.
Monday 8 July 2013
Apple new iPad set for September; still adjusting new iPad mini
Apple is expected to announce its fifth-generation 9.7-inch iPad in September as scheduled, while its next-generation iPad mini reportedly may receive further upgrades in specifications,...
Friday 6 July 2012
Latest iPad undergoes backlight revisions
Apple is making revisions to the New iPad's backlight module by using a one LED structure as used in Apple's second-generation iPad instead of a two LED one that the current version...
Friday 6 April 2012
Quanta, Foxconn Tech to benefit from June launch of new iMac, says paper
PC ODM Quanta Computer and chassis supplier Foxconn Technology are expected to benefit from the launch of Apple's latest iMac desktops, which are set to launch in June with Intel's...
Wednesday 29 February 2012
Apple reportedly considering 14-inch MacBook Air
Apple is reportedly considering launching a 14-inch MacBook Air and may start mass production in the near future to fully enter the Asia PC market, according to sources from the upstream...
Wednesday 29 February 2012
New MacBook Pro and Air models expected to create strong pressure for ultrabooks
Apple is expected to launch new MacBook Pro notebooks with an even thinner and lighter design than existing models in April, at the soonest. When paired with the company's upcoming...
Tuesday 22 November 2011
HTC considers to appeal S3 Graphics patent lawsuit against Apple
Judging High Tech Computer's (HTC's) lawsuit against Apple over infringement of S3 Graphics patents, the International Trade Commission (ITC) of the US, on November 21, ruled that...
Friday 28 October 2011
Ultrabooks estimated to take up 20-25% of global consumer notebook shipments in 4Q12
While Intel aims to increase the proportion of ultrabooks among global shipments of consumer notebooks to 40% by fourth-quarter 2012, the proportion is estimated to only reach 20-25%...
Friday 7 October 2011
Asia PC brands still unlikely to outshine Apple after death of Jobs
Commenting on whether PC brand vendors in Asia will have a chance to rise and surpass Apple following the death of Apple's former CEO Steve Jobs, sources from PC players pointed out...
Thursday 6 October 2011
Acer: Death of Steve Jobs, a great loss to consumers and the IT industry
Acer, commenting on the death of Apple former CEO Steve Jobs, pointed out that Jobs was a very innovative and visionary leader, who had a great influence on the IT industry over the...
Thursday 28 April 2011
White iPhone arrives April 28
Apple has announced that the white iPhone 4 will be available beginning April 28 from Apple's online store, at Apple's retail stores, AT&T and Verizon Wireless stores and select...
Tuesday 22 March 2011
Foxconn may set up Apple-dedicated production line in Brazil, says media
Taiwan-based Foxconn is likely to establish a production line specifically for making Apple products in Jundiai City, Sao Paulo State, southeastern Brazil, China-based
Friday 22 October 2010
MacBook Air shipments to reach 700,000 units in 4Q10, says paper
Apple's MacBook Air shipments in fourth quarter of 2010 are expected to reach about 700,000 units, accounting for more than 17% share of the company's 4.1 million Mac shipments, while...
Wednesday 20 October 2010
iPad impact not serious, says Acer chairman
Acer chairman JT Wang, at a recent summit in Taiwan, commented that the competitive impact of iPad upon notebooks is not as serious as many people have imagined and demand for netbooks...
Monday 26 July 2010
Taiwan market: Apple suffers Mac Mini price mix-up
Apple's online store (Apple Store) on July 23, priced its Mac Mini with 8GB DRAM at NT$19,900 (US$619), down from the original price of NT$47,000. The price quoted is believed to...
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