Wednesday 10 August 2011
LGD reportedly hit by iPad 2 panel glitch
LG Display (LGD) reportedly has lost some 9.7-inch iPad 2 panel orders to Samsug Electronics and Chimei Innolux (CMI) after its recent shipments to Apple experienced quality issues,...
Friday 5 August 2011
Taiwan market: Chunghwa Telecom relies on iPad 2 to hit 2011 tablet sales target
Chunghwa Telecom (CHT) has set a contract-bundled sales goal of 100,000 tablet PCs, including iPad 2, in the Taiwan market in 2011 but sold only nearly 20,000 units in the first half...
Tuesday 2 August 2011
Comparative tablet teardowns reveal iPad design advantages, says IHS iSuppli
In the 15 months since the introduction of the iPad, competitive tablet manufacturers still can't match the design efficiency of Apple's groundbreaking product, according to an IHS...
Monday 11 July 2011
Apple likely to add contractor for iPad
Apple reportedly plans to add a second manufacturer for iPad 3 tablet PCs in addition to Foxconn Electronics with Taiwan-based Quanta Computer and Pegatron Technology being indicated...
Friday 8 July 2011
CMI shipped 400,000-500,000 touch sensors for iPad 2 in June
Taiwan-based TFT-LCD panel maker Chimei Innolux (CMI) in June shipped 400,000-500,000 touch sensors for iPad 2, signaling its success of improving yield rates for the product since...
Friday 8 July 2011
Taiwan market: iPad takes up 50% of June tablet PC shipments
There were an estimated 35,000 tablet PCs shipped in the Taiwan market in June, and iPad alone accounted for 50% of the volume, dropping from an average of 60-70% in previous months...
Thursday 7 July 2011
Upstream tablet PC component suppliers gearing up production
Upstream component suppliers for non-iPad tablet PCs have been gearing up their preparation of needed parts and components for models to be launched by brand vendors in the third...
Tuesday 5 July 2011
Five million iPad 2 touch sensors to be shipped in July
Five million touch sensors for the iPad 2 will be shipped in July, according to sources with Apple's supply chain.
Friday 1 July 2011
Second-grade 9.7-inch IPS panels may flow to China-based white-box vendors
Second-grade 9.7-inch IPS panels, those failing to meet requirements for use to make touch screens for iPad 2, may have been procured by China-based white-box vendors for use in their...
Thursday 30 June 2011
Apple aims to ship 12-14 million iPad 2s in 3Q11
As the IT market approaches the third quarter, the traditional peak season, Apple is turning more aggressive in placing orders for its iPad 2 and is set to ship 12-14 million units...
Friday 17 June 2011
Tablet PC panel shipments up 28% on month in May, says Displaybank
Global shipments of touch panels used in tablet PCs reached 6.43 million units in May, growing nearly 28% sequentially, according to data compiled by Displaybank.
Thursday 9 June 2011
Sintek May revenues up nearly 60% on year
Touch sensor maker Sintek Photronics has posted revenues of NT$851.18 million (US$29.66 million) for May, up 8.3% sequentially and 58.9% on year. For the January-May period, revenues...
Thursday 9 June 2011
TPK to ship 3 million touch modules for iPad 2 in June
TPK Holdings is expected to ship over three million touch modules for Apple's iPad 2 in June and a total of over 6.3 million units for the second quarter, according to an estimate...
Wednesday 8 June 2011
Taiwan market: Tsann Kuen sales buoyed by iPad 2 in May
Taiwan electronics retail chain Tsann Kuen saw May revenues reached NT$2.092 billion (US$72.5 million), up 8.05% on year amid strong sales of Apple's iPad 2, according to the company...
Wednesday 8 June 2011
CMI panel supply for iPad 2 to increase in 3Q11
Rumors have been circulating about Taiwan-based TFT LCD panel maker Chimei Innolux (CMI) supplying touch panels to Apple to be certified for iPad 3. According to industry sources,...
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