Tuesday 20 February 2024
As 2024 forecasts remain bleak, notebook industry pins hope for 2025
After seeing less-than-stellar results in the traditional peak season in 2022, followed by an even bleaker off-peak season in 2023, the notebook supply chain is afraid of a repeat...
Tuesday 6 February 2024
Toyota sees profits double thanks to robust HEV sales, raising FY24 forecasts
Toyota Motor experienced sales growth in all regions in the April-December 2023 period. Strong hybrid EV sales specifically helped the carmaker double its profits. The company also...
Friday 2 February 2024
Rohm scales back earnings forecasts as SiC business remains the only driver
The decline of demand for PCs and industrial machines is impacting Rohm Semiconductor. The Japan-based company has also seen its automotive business slow while SiC power semiconductor...
Wednesday 31 January 2024
AMD's weak forecast overshadows prospects for AI chips
Advanced Micro Devices Inc. declined in late trading after giving a weak revenue forecast, even as the chipmaker predicted that new artificial intelligence processors would generate...
Tuesday 23 January 2024
Worldwide market for used smartphones to surpass 430 million units with market value of US$109.7 billion in 2027, says IDC
IDC estimates worldwide shipments of used smartphones, including officially refurbished and used smartphones, will reach 309.4 million units in 2023. The unit growth represents a...
Thursday 11 January 2024
TSMC sees 2023 revenue beat forecast
Pure-play foundry TSMC has announced revenue decreased 4.5% year on year to NT$2.16 trillion (US$69.5 billion) in 2023, compared to its previous prediction of a 10% decline in US...
Tuesday 26 December 2023
Global PC shipments forecast to recover in 2024 after unprecedented slump in PC demand, says IDC
With shipments totaling 68.5 million units in the third quarter of 2023, the global PC market outperformed expectations. But that volume was still down 7.2% compared to the same quarter...
Monday 11 December 2023
Global maritime satellite market makes waves: US$4.5bn forecast by 2030 as Taiwan aims to boost competitiveness
Maritime satellite antennas are gaining considerable traction, surpassing the still-evolving land-based satcom sector, due to the substantial and rigid communication needs at sea...
Friday 24 November 2023
Analysts forecast declining sales for Apple products in India, excluding iPhone
Despite witnessing substantial revenue and profit growth in India in recent years, analysts predict a downturn in sales for most Apple products in the country, except for the iPhone...
Thursday 2 November 2023
Fading prosperity and global shipping surplus pose challenges
According to the Taiwan Institute of Economic Research (TIER), the Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) for the manufacturing sector in the United States has shown three consecutive months...
Monday 30 October 2023
Winbond upbeat about 2024 prospects
Winbond Electronics, a specialty DRAM and flash memory maker, has expressed optimism about its business and market prospects for next year, noting the resolution of the majority of...
Wednesday 25 October 2023
Texas Instruments forecast signals that slump is persisting
Texas Instruments Inc. gave a disappointing revenue forecast for the current period, indicating that demand remains sluggish for a broad range of electronic components, including...
Monday 23 October 2023
VW falls after cutting forecast on EUR 2.5 billion hedging loss, costs
Volkswagen AG shares declined after outlining weaker-than-expected third-quarter earnings and hedging losses.
Thursday 19 October 2023
Panel component suppliers aware of demand volatility in 4Q23
LCD panel component suppliers are aware of the volatility of demand in the fourth quarter of 2023, although overall operations in the second half of this year are expected to beat...
Thursday 12 October 2023
Global smartphone shipment forecast, 2024 and beyond


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China's smartphone shipments threaten 20% slide in 1Q24 says DIGITIMES Research
AP shipments to Chinese smartphone brands unpleasant in 4Q23, but to stay flat in 1Q24, says DIGITIMES Research
Software is key to AI PC's success, says DIGITIMES Research