Wednesday 10 July 2013
Nook tablets expected to see strong demand in 3Q13
Barnes & Noble has reduced the price of its 7-inch 8GB Nook HD from US$199 to US$129 and the 8.9-inch Nook HD+ from US$269 to US$149 as the company has decided to quit developing...
Thursday 27 September 2012
Barnes & Noble launches Nook HD series tablets
Barnes & Noble has introduced Nook HD and Nook HD+ tablets. The 7-inch Nook HD and 9-inch Nook HD+ feature displays for reading and entertainment starting at US$199 for the Nook...
Wednesday 23 May 2012
New e-book readers face production issues with front light panel
Makers of front-lit e-book readers in Taiwan are having problems laminating the front-light panels onto the touch panels, with low yield rates hindering shipments of the new devices,...
Wednesday 2 May 2012
PC brand vendors moving R&D resources from Android to Windows 8
PC brand vendors have already started moving their resources from R&D for Android to Windows 8 and are focusing more on developing Windows 8-based products, according to sources...
Wednesday 11 January 2012
Asustek to launch 7-inch Eee Pad Memo priced at US$249
Asustek Computer, seeing Amazon's 7-inch Kindle Fire with priced at US$199 is winning an edge in the tablet PC market, while Google may launch a 7-inch tablet PC at US$199 and China's...
Thursday 22 December 2011
Purchasing of 7-inch panel surpass that of 9.7-inch
Strong sales of Amazon and Barnes & Noble's 7-inch tablets have strongly boosted the purchasing of 7-inch panel with the related supply volume in November already surpassing that...
Friday 16 December 2011
Barnes & Noble to take up 1.5 million Nook Tablets, Nook Colors in 4Q11, say sources
Barnes & Noble has placed more orders for Nook Tablets with downstream suppliers and is expected to take deliveries of up to 1.1 million units of Nook Tablets as well as 400,000...
Friday 9 December 2011
OEM shipments of Nook Tablets to Barnes & Noble reach one million units, say sources
Barnes & Noble should have so far taken delivery of one million units of Nook Tablet PCs from OEM production partners, according to an estimate by sources at upstream suppliers...
Thursday 17 November 2011
Barnes & Noble shipping Nook Tablet ahead of schedule
Barnes & Noble began to deliver its Nook Tablet to consumers on November 16, two days ahead of its original schedule, aiming to catch the buying spree for Amazon's Kindle Fire.
Tuesday 15 November 2011
Low priced tablet PCs may bring down supply chain gross margins
Price competition between Amazon and Barnes & Noble in the 7-inch tablet PC market is likely to squeeze the gross margins of Taiwan-based upstream suppliers, according to industry...
Monday 14 November 2011
Foxconn denies passing up Nook orders in exchange for Microsoft lawsuit withdrawal
Commenting on rumors that Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry) has promised to not manufacture Nook series products for Barnes & Noble in exchange for Microsoft withdrawing...
Tuesday 8 November 2011
EIH October revenues hit record high
Electrophoretic display (EPD) maker E Ink Holdings (EIH) saw its revenues grow 16% on month and 93% on year to an all time high of NT$5.329 billion (US$178 million) in October, according...
Monday 3 October 2011
E-book reader component suppliers expect sales surge
Component suppliers have reported strong orders for October from vendors of e-book readers and tablet devices, both of whom are trying to differentiate themselves from Apple products...
Monday 26 September 2011
E Ink expects e-book reader market to reach goal in 2011
Leading e-paper supplier E Ink Holding (EIH) expects worldwide e-book reader shipments to stay on course to reach its estimated volume of 25-30 million units in 2011, with the company...
Thursday 22 September 2011
Amazon tablet to release in 4Q11, but success doubted
Market observers are showing concerns as to how Amazon will differentiate its e-book reader market from that of its tablet while making profits for both after the company's launch...
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