Wednesday 27 April 2016
Generalplus 1Q16 profits soar over 60%
Consumer IC design house Generalplus Technology has reported net profit for the first quarter of 2016 increased 65.9% from a year earlier to NT$75.80 million (US$2.35 million). EPS...
Wednesday 13 April 2016
Taiwan consumer IC firms expect 2Q16 sales to rise over 20%
Taiwan-based consumer IC design houses are expected to see their second-quarter revenues rise more than 20% sequentially as demand picks up on seasonality, according to industry so...
Wednesday 13 April 2016
IC design firm Nyquest to list on Taiwan OTC
Consumer IC design company Nyquest Technology expects to be listed on the Taiwan over-the-counter (OTC) market in early May.
Monday 17 August 2015
Taiwan consumer IC suppliers seeing slow orders
Taiwan-based consumer IC suppliers are facing poor order visibility for the second half of 2015 despite the period being the traditionally peak season for consumer electronics sales,...
Monday 4 August 2014
Taiwan-based consumer IC vendors look to slow sales in 3Q14
A number of Taiwan-based consumer IC vendors are conservative about their business prospects for the third quarter of 2014 due to low order visibility, according to industry source...
Friday 2 May 2014
Digitimes Research: Taiwan IC design industry maintains momentum in 1Q14
The production value of Taiwan's IC design industry totaled NT$119.52 billion (US$3.96 billion) in the first quarter of 2014, down 4% sequentially but up 19.7% from a year earlier,...
Thursday 3 April 2014
Consumer IC vendors look to strong sales in 2Q14
Consumer IC vendors including Generalplus Technology, Holtek Semiconductor, Sonix Technology, Alpha Microelectronics, Elan Microelectronics and Nuvoton Technology are expected to...
Tuesday 10 December 2013
Sonix November sales rise 11%
Consumer IC design houses Sonix Technology saw its November revenues increase 10.8% sequentially to NT$333 million (US$11.24 million), thanks to a pick-up in orders for notebook webcam...
Wednesday 29 May 2013
Consumer IC vendors receiving more orders in 2Q13
Taiwan-based consumer IC vendors have received an influx of orders since the second quarter of 2013 and expect sales momentum to continue to August-September, according to industry...
Thursday 16 May 2013
ASE to buy Toshiba backend plant in China
IC packager Advanced Semiconductor Engineering (ASE) announced on May 15 that the company has reached a deal with Toshiba Semiconductor (Wuxi) in China to acquire its chip assembly...
Tuesday 15 January 2013
Generalplus switching to 32-bit MCUs
Consumer IC specialist Generalplus has developed a new line of 32-bit microcontroller solutions targeting smart home appliances and motor control systems, in addition to its current...
Tuesday 27 November 2012
Consumer IC supplier Weltrend 4Q12 sales to decrease 5-10%
Fourth-quarter revenues at Weltrend Semiconductor are expected to register a 5-10% sequential decrease, as shipments of its core products, including display ICs, motor ICs and MCUs...
Tuesday 25 September 2012
MediaTek to ship 20 million smartphone solutions in September, say sources
MediaTek is expected to ship 20 million units of smartphone solutions in September, 33% higher than the 15 million units projected by industry watchers previously. Consequently, MediaTek's...
Tuesday 18 September 2012
Taiwan consumer IC designers post mixed August results
Consumer IC design houses Nuvoton Technology and Sonix Technology saw their August sales slip on month, while Generalplus Technology, Holtek Semiconductor, Feeling Technology and...
Friday 10 August 2012
Consumer IC designers post mixed July results
Consumer IC design houses Generalplus Technology, Holtek Semiconductor, Nuvoton Technology, Princeton Technology, Sonix Technology and Weltrend Semiconductor have reported mixed results...