Tuesday 27 March 2012
Component makers concern for the possible impact from ultrabook
Component makers, seeing their downstream brand partners are aggressively entering the ultrabook market, are concerned that if demand for ultrabook is not as good as expected, their...
Thursday 18 August 2011
Digitimes Insight: Ultrabook key lies in penetration of ULV CPUs in mainstream notebook market
Facing tablet PCs' assault and Apple MacBook Air's strong performance, Intel and notebook supply chain players have been pushing Ultrabook products aggressively, hoping to re-boost...
Friday 5 March 2010
CeBIT 2010: Gigabyte showcases ultra-thin notebooks
Despite its weaker-than-expected performance in the global notebook segment in 2009, Gigabyte Technology has showcased ultra-thin notebooks and Intel Pine Trail-M based netbooks at...
Friday 5 March 2010
Taiwan market: Sony launches new ultra-thin notebooks
Sony has launched two new Z- and Y-series notebooks in the Taiwan market, with the Z-series targeting the high-end business segment and the Y-series for the ultra-thin segment.
Tuesday 6 October 2009
Acer chairman says company on target for 10% sales growth for 4Q09
Acer chairman JT Wang recently assured investors that the company will achieve its forecasted 10% growth in consolidated revenues for the fourth quarter of 2009 thanks to the launch...
Friday 18 September 2009
Taiwan market: Netbook vendors slashing prices for Atom N270-/N280-based models
Taiwan-based netbook vendors, including BenQ, Asustek Computer, Micro-Star International (MSI) and Acer, have all recently slashed prices for their netbook lineups based on Intel...
Friday 4 September 2009
China market: Hasee launches two ultra-thin notebooks
China-based PC maker Hasee Computer has launched two 13-inch ultra-thin notebooks, the CV13 and CV17.
Wednesday 26 August 2009
Quanta Storage to start shipping super-slim ODDs for ultra-thin notebooks in 4Q09
Taiwan-based Quanta Storage has successfully developed super-slim optical disc drives (ODDs) intended for use in ultra-thin notebooks and has obtained certification from potential...
Tuesday 25 August 2009
Wistron to increase notebook shipments to Acer in 2010
Wistron's notebook orders from Acer are expected to increase in 2010 as the company will replace Inventec in producing Acer's 13.3-inch ultra-thin notebook, according to market sou...
Wednesday 12 August 2009
Acer lowers ultra-thin sales target for 2H09
Acer chairman JT Wang has commented that sales performance of ultra-thin notebooks has so far fallen short of goals, adding Acer has internally downward adjusted the segment's target...
Tuesday 4 August 2009
PCB maker HannStar Board expects strong growth in 3Q09
Taiwan PCB maker HannStar Board, due to increasing demand for PCBs used in notebooks, is expected to see its revenues for the third quarter rise by over 20% on quarter and its capacity...
Tuesday 4 August 2009
Demand for ultra-thin notebooks falling short of expectations
Notebook players originally expected demand for ultra-thin notebooks to heat up in July and August of 2009, but the Windows 7 upgrade coupon promotion is stimulating limited demand...
Tuesday 16 June 2009
LCD makers reluctant to ship CULV panels
LCD panel makers have become reluctant to ship CULV ultra-thin notebook panels as end-market players are aggressively asking for price reductions, according to market sources.
Monday 15 June 2009
CMO shipping 3D panels to Wistron for HP notebooks
Chi Mei Optoelectronics (CMO) has completed the development of a 18.4-inch 3D notebook panel, which has been adopted by Wistron for notebook shipments to Hewlett Packard (HP), according...
Friday 12 June 2009
Display Taiwan 2009: CPT lands 11.6-inch netbook panel orders from Dell and Samsung
Taiwan-based TFT-LCD panel maker Chunghwa Picture Tubes (CPT) is showcasing several new products at the ongoing Display Taiwan 2009, including ones for the netbook and CULV notebook...