Friday 29 January 2021
China smartphone market declines 11% in 2020, says Canalys
The smartphone market in China finished 2020 with 84 million units shipped in the fourth quarter, declining 4% on year, according to Canalys. For full-year 2020, the China market...
Wednesday 22 January 2020
Wistron ramping up iPhone production in India
Wistron plans to start ramping up output, including smartphones, from its third plant in India after kicking off trial production at the plant in November 2019, according to company...
Thursday 15 March 2018
Wistron dismisses report about suspension over faulty iPhone production
Wistron has dismissed a report that claimed its iPhone production at a China plant had been suspended by Apple over alleged use of unauthorized components.
Friday 19 May 2017
IHS sees first positive smartphone shipment growth in 2 years
The global smartphone market continues its recovery, with the top three China-based OEMs posting impressive gains. Samsung continued to lead the pack in smartphone shipments during...
Thursday 23 March 2017
Apple iPhone 6s tops list of best-selling smartphones for 2016, says IHS
In terms of shipments, the iPhone 6s from Apple bested all competitors for sales in 2016, according to new analysis from IHS Markit.
Tuesday 16 August 2016
Zhen Ding, Flexium revenues disappoint
Disappointing sales of the iPhone 6s during the first half of 2016 and lower-than-expected orders for the upcoming 7 series are negatively affecting sales at flexible PCB (FPCB) suppliers...
Monday 4 July 2016
China market: Samsung, Huawei smartphones outperform iPhone 6s, says report
The overall performance of Samsung Electronics' Galaxy S7 series smartphones and Huawei's P9 family products was better than Apple's iPhone 6s devices, according to a media report...
Wednesday 24 February 2016
iPhone supply chain makers suffer decreased revenues
Sales performance of major suppliers in the iPhone 6s device supply chain is likely to stay flat in the first half of 2016 due to decreased orders from Apple, according to industry...
Wednesday 13 January 2016
Commentary: Challenges facing iPhone suppliers
Taiwan-based makers in the iPhone supply chain must have been aware that sales of iPhone 6s and 6s Plus have gradually lost their momentum, meaning Apple's orders for iPhones and...
Friday 8 January 2016
iPhone 6s/6s Plus-related orders to fall short of expectations by 10-30% in 1Q16, say Taiwan makers
Makers in the iPhone supply chain are expected to see their orders fall short of expectations by 10-30% in the first quarter of 2016 as Apple has continued to adjust its inventory...
Friday 8 January 2016
Digitimes Research: Apple iPhone 6s/6s Plus expected to see 5-10% on-year decline in 1Q16
Apple's iPhone shipments are expected to have registered single-digit percentage growth on year in the fourth quarter of 2015, but shipments are likely to drop 5.2-10.1% on year in...
Thursday 7 January 2016
Weak iPhone sales affect December performance at Taiwan panel makers
Several Taiwan touch panel makers have reported more than 30% on-month revenue declines for December 2015 as a result of weak iPhone 6s and 6s Plus sales.
Tuesday 29 December 2015
iPhone shipments from production lines in 4Q15 to be 5-10% short of original expectations, say Taiwan makers
As demand for iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus appear to have slowed down recently, shipments of iPhone devices from production lines in the fourth quarter of 2015 are likely to be 5-10%...
Wednesday 25 November 2015
Strong smartphone growth in saturated cellphone market, says IC Insights
According to IC Insights, 89% of the new cellphones sold worldwide in 2015 are forecast to be replacements or additional cellphones sold to existing subscribers. Moreover, this percentage...
Tuesday 24 November 2015
IC designers eye business opportunity from force touch solutions
More Taiwan-based IC design houses, including FocalTech Systems and Himax Technologies, have stepped up their efforts to develop force touch sensors as China-based smartphone vendors...
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