Thursday 30 November 2023
Huawei to boost shipments of upcoming P70 smartphones
Huawei has scaled up initial shipments of its upcoming flagship P70 series smartphones, expected to launch in the first quarter of 2024 at the earliest, according to industry sources...
Friday 24 November 2023
Pegavision unveils plans to develop smart contact lenses, aiming to become a global brand
In modern times, the integration of 3C products into daily life has sparked a surge in demand for high-margin contact lenses, creating lucrative "eyeball business opportunities."...
Wednesday 22 November 2023
Second-tier optical component suppliers shifting away from mass-market devices
The growing demand for specialty optical components and automotive lenses has prompted second-tier optical component vendors to exit the massive smartphone industry.
Tuesday 24 October 2023
Demand for high-end handsets recovers, benefiting Largan and GSEO
Largan Precision Chairperson Lin En-Ping announced in the 2023 third-quarter earnings call that "demand for high-end [handset] models is better than expected," revealing that its...
Thursday 19 October 2023
With smartphone market recovering, what is Largan's next challenge?
Despite the overall environment affected by inflation and sluggish end-user demand, the market remains optimistic about the sales of Apple's new product. As the exclusive supplier...
Friday 13 October 2023
Largan expects higher periscope lens production yields to boost gross margin
Largan Precision, a specialist in smartphone lens modules, expects improving periscope lens production yields to lift its gross margin in the fourth quarter of 2023.
Thursday 12 October 2023
A great quarter for the optics industry: brief on Largan and GSEO performance
Peak season effect has been going strong for the optics industry as the telecommunication electronics industry recovers. This is set against the backdrop of an economic downturn from...
Friday 6 October 2023
Apple Pro Max and Huawei Mate 60 RS to drive Largan revenue and margin
Largan Precision, the sole supplier of the periscope lens on Apple's iPhone 15 Pro Max, will be holding its quarterly earnings call on October 13.
Friday 22 September 2023
Focus on automotive while expanding into defense: Q&A with Calin chairman Chia-Pin Liu
Optical component and lens maker Calin Technology has invested in the development of automotive lenses for more than a decade and has effectively penetrated the supply chains of Europe-...
Tuesday 29 August 2023
Largan Precision sets up new subsidiary to tap health, beauty market
Smartphone camera lens specialist Largan Precision has recently announced its entry into the beauty and health industry, setting up a subsidiary to offer eyelash and nail beauty services...
Tuesday 8 August 2023
GSEO, Largan see July revenue increase
Genius Electronic Optical (GSEO) and Largan Precision, both manufacturers of optical lens modules, experienced double-digit sequential revenue growth in July.
Monday 7 August 2023
Taiwan supply chain partners cautious about new iPhone sales outlook
All the new iPhone series for 2023 are very likely to feature Dynamic Island display technology, but Taiwanese partners in the supply chain, such as camera modules...
Tuesday 1 August 2023
Baso Precision Optics to launch non-spherical glass lenses for niche apps in 2024
Taiwan-based Baso Precision Optics, dedicated to manufacturing large-size optical lenses for industrial and other niche applications, is building new capacity for both non-spherical...
Tuesday 18 July 2023
With weak mobile phone market and high inflation, Largan is not optimistic about 2023 despite securing major lens order
Currently, the main lens suppliers for Apple's iPhone are Taiwan's Largan and GSEO. Since Largan mainly supplies high-end lenses, its quarterly earnings call is widely considered...
Friday 14 July 2023
Largan cautious about 2H23 prospects
Largan Precision, a specialist in smartphone lens modules, has expressed caution regarding its business outlook for the second half of this year, despite its most prominent customer's...