Tuesday 5 September 2023
Gaming notebook demand remains robust
Notebook shipments in the second half of 2023 are expected to be weak, with only gaming notebooks likely to witness growth, according to notebook ODM sources.
Tuesday 15 August 2023
IC design houses brace for weak 2H23
Given the rising uncertainty in end-market demand, many Taiwanese IC design companies are bracing for a particularly weak second half of 2023, according to industry sources.
Thursday 3 August 2023
AMD to adopt TSMC 3D SoIC tech in gaming notebook processors, say sources
AMD plans to incorporate TSMC's 3D SoIC (system on integrated circuits) stacking and chiplet packaging technology into its gaming notebook processors, following the company's implementation...
Monday 17 July 2023
Wi-Fi 7 SoC makers set to embrace first wave of demand in 2H23
With end-market devices accelerating incorporating Wi-Fi 7 capability into their products, chipmakers including Broadcom, Qualcomm and MediaTek are optimistic that the first wave...
Friday 14 July 2023
Notebook ODMs may gain more orders from Asustek
One of the key points of Asustek Computer's organizational restructure is its R&D department. This personnel shift suggests that the brand PC company may place more orders with...
Thursday 6 July 2023
Notebook sales picking up in China
Notebook sales in China, particularly of high-end models, have increased recently, according to market sources.
Thursday 1 June 2023
Notebook companies remain uncertain about 2H23 demand prospects
Companies engaged in the notebook industry supply chain are still uncertain about end-market demand in the second half of this year but are confident that 2024 will be stronger, according...
Tuesday 25 April 2023
Chromebook, gaming notebook demand picking up, says IC design houses
Peripheral IC demand for Chromebooks and gaming notebooks have picked up since the first quarter of this year, according to sources at IC design houses.
Friday 31 March 2023
ITE Tech sees PC customers start replenishing inventory
Taiwan-based IC design house ITE Tech said its PC customers are starting to replenish inventory, especially inventory for Chromebook and gaming models.
Thursday 23 March 2023
Gaming notebook sales in China start picking up
Gaming notebook sales in China have started picking up and are expected to strengthen later in the second quarter as the country's Labor Day holiday and 618 mid-year shopping festival...
Wednesday 22 March 2023
Vapor chamber adoption grows among notebooks
The use of vapor chambers (VC) in notebooks is increasing, boosting the sales performance of heat dissipation solution providers.
Friday 17 March 2023
Clevo expects 10% shipment growth in 2023
Clevo, a Taiwan-based niche notebook manufacturer, expects at least 10% shipment growth in 2023, believing that demand from China's gaming market will recover, according to notebook...
Thursday 16 March 2023
Asustek to remain unprofitable in 1H23
Asustek Computer has warned that it may remain unprofitable in the first half of 2023, while Gigabyte Technology and Micro-Star International (MSI) both expect sales to pick up quarter...
Thursday 16 February 2023
Asustek, MSI to see gaming notebook and graphics card shipments pick up in 2023
Asustek Computer and Micro-Star International (MSI) have set internal shipment projections for 2023, indicating their gaming notebook and graphics card shipments will stop declining...
Friday 6 January 2023
Acer introduces Nitro and Swift notebooks powered by AMD Ryzen 7000 processors
Acer has announced the new Nitro 16 and Nitro 17 gaming notebooks and the new Swift Go 14 notebook powered by AMD Ryzen 7000 Series processors.