Monday 23 October 2023
Garmin saw 23% growth in fitness-related wearables
Benefiting from its diverse product portfolio, the smart wearable brand Garmin saw its global revenue grow by 6% in 2Q23. Garmin Health, the business unit focused on health and leisure,...
Thursday 28 September 2023
Business opportunities for smart wearable devices hold strong
The smart wearable market has been thriving in recent years, with major brands like Apple and Huawei all releasing new smartwatch products. Garmin, which has been actively expanding...
Thursday 8 June 2023
Apple's watchOS 10 targets health sector; will Garmin's domain be affected?
At WWDC 2023, Apple unveiled the latest generation of its smartwatch operating system watchOS 10. Industry sources widely regarded this as the largest update since the initial version...
Tuesday 1 November 2022
Tier 0.5 to rise as new trend amid car supply chain restructuring
With the electronic/electrical architecture (EEA) gaining application momentum in the development of intelligent vehicles, the automotive supply chain is also being restructured,...
Tuesday 11 October 2022
Garmin cooperates with CHT to launch first LEO satellite-based mobile communication device in Taiwan
Garmin has cooperated with Chunghwa Telecom (CHT) to launch inReach Mini 2, a low Earth orbit (LEO) satellite-based mobile communicator and messenger, in the Taiwan market, becoming...
Wednesday 5 October 2022
Kneron gets new funding for next-generation edge AI chips
Edge AI startup Kneron has raised an additional US$48 million in funding through its Series B round, with new investors including Taiwan's Liteon Technology, Adata Technology, and...
Monday 12 September 2022
ASE's SiP technology key to new Apple Watch's competitiveness
The newly released Apple Watch Ultra is widely believed to take on Garmin in the smartwatch market, and Taiwan's leading OSAT ASE Technology is gearing up to render backend support...
Friday 25 February 2022
Garmin projects 10% growth after revenue hit new high in 2021
Garmin reported record-high annual revenue and operating income for 2021. Revenue from all five categories of products - aviation, marine, auto, outdoor, and fitness – showed...
Thursday 17 February 2022
Garmin upbeat about smart wearables market
Garmin expects the smart wearables market to see a double-digit growth in 2022, which the company regards as a crucial year for its new product launches.
Monday 31 August 2020
Smartwatch brands adjusting supply chain deployments, says Digitimes Research
Some smartwatch vendors have adjusted their supply chains, either by switching related suppliers or relocating production bases, to adapt to changing global micro situations in order...
Tuesday 5 November 2019
Garmin cooperates with SCOR to help life insurers in Taiwan
Garmin has cooperated with France-based life reinsurance company SCOR Global Life to help life insurance companies in Taiwan collect biometric data from their clients via smart wearable...
Monday 21 October 2019
European wearable market grows 154% in 2Q19, says IDC
Shipments of wearable devices in Europe grew 154.4% on year to 13.4 million units in the second quarter of 2019, with earwear accounting for 52.3% of shipments in the region, followed...
Friday 9 August 2019
Global smartwatch shipments grow 44% in 2Q19, says Strategy Analytics
Global smartwatch shipments grew 44% on year in the second quarter of 2019, according to Strategy Analytics. Apple Watch maintained its strong leadership, as Samsung returned to second...
Friday 19 April 2019
Garmin to launch MARQ smartwatches in Taiwan
Garmin has unveiled MARQ series GPS smartwatches for launch in the Taiwan market on May 27.
Tuesday 4 December 2018
New product launches drive double-digit growth in wearable market, says IDC
Global shipments of wearable devices reached 32 million units in the third quarter of 2018, up 21.7% from the previous year, according to IDC.
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