Thursday 9 June 2022
Ennostar to begin to ship COB mini LED backlight units in 2H22
Ennostar will begin to ship COB (chip on board) miniLED backlight units (BLU) to South Korea- and Japan-based TV vendors in the second half of 2022, with the BLUs mainly used in 65-...
Thursday 19 May 2022
Macroblock expects 2-digit sales growth in 2Q22
LED driver IC design house Macroblock expects to post a double-digit sequential revenue increase with high gross margin in the second quarter of 2022, driven by robust demand for...
Wednesday 18 May 2022
Everlight expects automotive miniLED BLU shipments to rise in 2H22
LED chipmaker Everlight Electronics expects shipments of its miniLED backlight units (BLU) for automotive displays to rise in the second half of 2022, when its Taiwan production capacity...
Wednesday 18 May 2022
POB miniLED backlighting affords opportunities for lead frame makers
Taiwan-based lead frame makers are expected to see business opportunities from China-based vendors' adoption of POB (package-on-board) miniLED backlighting for LCD TVs, according...
Wednesday 23 February 2022
Unimicron to merge with SiP substrate specialist
Unimicron Technology has announced plans to merge with Subtron Technology, which specializes in SiP substrates, looking to integrate resources to expand product portfolios and seize...
Monday 21 February 2022
Epistar to boost shipments of mini LED chips for car backlighting
LED epitaxial wafer and chip maker Epistar will increase shipments for mini LED chips used in backlighting of automotive displays beginning in the second quarter of 2022, with such...
Wednesday 19 January 2022
Leadframe suppliers gearing up for capacity expansion
Leadframe supply for IC packaging remains tight, and suppliers such as Chang Wah Technology (CWTC) have been keen to expand production capacity to satisfy strong demand for processing...
Wednesday 22 December 2021
Suppliers start shipments for 27-inch iMac without miniLED display
Suppliers have kicked off their shipments in small volume for the new 27-inch iMac set for launch in 2022, but the device will not come with a miniLED display as previoulsy speculated,...
Friday 17 December 2021
Radiant conservative about 2022 operation
LED backlight unit (BLU) maker Radiant Opto-Electronics is conservative about its 2022 business operation mainly because global demand for notebooks and LCD monitors is likely to...
Friday 3 December 2021
MTS maker Ko Ja sees strong demand for commercial, gaming notebooks in 2022
Demand for notebooks, particularly business and gaming models, will remain robust in 2022, and the overall notebook market is expected to register a slight growth, according to Ko...
Friday 22 October 2021
Apple may extend miniLED backlighting to MacBook Air in 2022
Apple is showing its preference for miniLED backlighting for high-end notebooks and tablets, and Apple is likely to adopt such backlighting for 13.3-inch MacBook Air to be launched...
Friday 22 October 2021
Apple adoption of miniLED backlighting reduces off-season impact for LED makers
With demand for LCD TV panels decreasing, the off-season this year for the LED sector has arrived 1-2 months earlier than in the past, but Apple's adoption of miniLED backlighting...
Thursday 21 October 2021
Macroblock gearing up for miniLED device boom
LED driver IC firm Macroblock has expressed optimism about its operations in 2022, citing a boom in demand for miniLED-backlight device applications.
Wednesday 13 October 2021
HDI PCB makers to embrace strong 4Q21
HDI PCB manufacturers including Compeq Manufacturing and Tripod Technology are expected to sustain strong shipment momentum in the fourth quarter of the year after posting record...
Friday 8 October 2021
PCB maker Zhen Ding Technology to produce BT, ABF substrates
PCB maker Zhen Ding Technology Holding will begin production of BT and ABF substrates at its factories in China in 2022, according to industry sources.