Wednesday 26 May 2010
Breaking down the rumors of iPhone 4G: Q&A with Digitimes Research senior analyst Ming-Chi Kuo
A fan of Apple or not, one cannot deny that over the past few decades, the company has introduced products that have changed the way we go about our everyday lives. With the iPhone...
Monday 1 February 2010
Taiwan-based Genius Electronic becomes second ODM for iPhone 3GS lens kits
Taiwan-based Genius Electronic Optical has become the second ODM maker of optical lens kits for iPhone 3GS following Largan Precision. Genius began shipments in small volumes in January...
Monday 21 September 2009
Samsung gains in handset applications processor chips courtesy of iPhone, says iSuppli
Samsung Electronics in the second quarter expanded its share of the global market for standalone applications processor chips used in handsets due to rising sales of Apple's iPhone,...
Wednesday 2 September 2009
Smartphones to account for 17% of handset market in 2009, says TSR
Global smartphone shipments in 2009 will reach 183.6 million units, accounting for 17% of the total mobile handset markets, according to Techno Systems Research (TSR). While overall...
Friday 21 August 2009
Taiwan market: Handset sales up 10% sequentially in July 2009
Sales of handsets in the Taiwan market grew by 10% sequentially in July from 536,700 shipped in June, but were down 3.3% compared to a year earlier, according to data compiled by...
Friday 21 August 2009
Taiwan passive component makers to benefit from strong iPhone sales
Shipments from Taiwan passive component makers are expected to peak in October thanks to strong sales of iPhone, according to industry sources. Yageo, TXC, Cyntec, Mag.Layers Scientific-Technics,...
Monday 17 August 2009
Taiwan handset makers to ship over 12 million smartphones in 3Q09, says paper
Shipments of smart cellular devices (smartphones and PDA phones) by Taiwan handset makers are expected to top 12.05 million units in the third quarter of 2009, up 29% from 9.34 million...
Thursday 6 August 2009
NAND flash sales for smartphones to boom, says iSuppli
Global sales of NAND flash memory for use in smartphones are expected to rise by nearly six-fold from 2008 to 2013, as shipments of the high-end phones boom in the coming years, according...
Monday 22 June 2009
Taiwan market: Chunghwa Telecom to launch iPhone 3G S in August
Chunghwa Telecom (CHT), the exclusive sales agent of Apple's iPhone 3G in Taiwan, will start selling the newer iPhone 3G S in August, the company revealed at its 2009 shareholders...
Wednesday 10 June 2009
Apple reportedly secures NAND flash supply for new iPhone 3G S
Apple has sourced sufficient NAND flash chips to avoid interrupting shipments of its new iPhone 3G S, according to industry sources. The just-announced iPhone is expected to positively...
Tuesday 9 June 2009
Apple unveils iPhone 3G S, drops iPhone 3G price to US$99
Apple has unveiled the iPhone 3G S, what the company calls the most powerful iPhone yet. New features include improved speed and performance – up to twice as fast as iPhone...
Tuesday 19 May 2009
Foxconn to step into Chinese-language iPhone apps, say Taiwan makers
The OEM manufacturer of Apple's iPhone, Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry), will have its R&D staff in China develop iPhone-specific Chinese-language software applications...
Thursday 30 April 2009
Palm Pre aims at the iPhone, iSuppli cost analysis reveals
Palm is aiming high with its new Pre, a smartphone that rival's Apple's iPhone in terms of slickness and hardware features, according to iSuppli.
Tuesday 7 April 2009
Taiwan market: Initial iPhone 3G sales fall slightly short of target; CHT to continue pushing sales
Chunghwa Telecom (CHT) will continue to push sales of the iPhone 3G in the Taiwan market although initial sales fell slightly short of its target, according to company sources.
Friday 3 April 2009
OmniVision lands CIS orders for next-generation iPhone
OmniVision has received 3.2-megapixel CMOS image sensor (CIS) orders for Apple's next-generation iPhone, according to market sources. The company is also said to have secured 5-megapixel...
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