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Tuesday 22 November 2022
Inventory corrections for TV-use LED-backlit devices near end
Inventory adjustments of LED backlit devices for TV applications are about to end, while those for PC- and other IT-related applications continue, according to industry sources.
Wednesday 12 October 2022
LED makers under pressure of 4Q22 operating losses
In view of the continuous weak demand for TVs, IT products and consumer electronics, mainly due to impact of inflation, LED chip makers and packaging service providers are likely...
Wednesday 7 September 2022
Ennostar 3Q22 revenues may slip 10% sequentially
Ennostar is likely to see its third-quarter 2022 consolidated revenues decrease about 10% on quarter mainly because demand for AlGaInP LED and miniLED chips has been short of original...
Tuesday 9 August 2022
Ennostar to boost investment in Epistar for 150mm micro LED wafer capacity expansion
Ennostar will invest an additional NT$3.627 billion (US$122 million) in Epistar, its wholly owned subsidiary, in a few stages, with Epistar to use all of the additional...
Monday 9 May 2022
Epistar expects May shipments to be affected by China lockdowns
LED epitaxial wafer and chip maker Epistar expects its shipments in May to be impacted by COVID lockdowns in China, but shipments will return to be normal in June, according to the...
Monday 25 April 2022
Ennostar subsidiaries to showcase LED products at Touch Taiwan 2022
Ennostar's subsidiaries, Epistar, Lextar Electronics, Unikorn Semiconductor, Yenrich Technology and ProLight, will showcase LED products at the Touch Taiwan 2022 during April 27-29...
Thursday 14 April 2022
Epistar, Everlight see sequential growths in March revenues
LED epitaxial wafer and chip maker Epistar saw March consolidated revenues of NT$1.928 billion (US$67.6 million) increase 6.52% sequentially and 38.02% yea-on-year, while LED packaging...
Friday 4 March 2022
Ennostar to step up compound semiconductor deployment
Ennostar, a holding company jointly established by upstream LED epitaxial wafer and chip maker Epistar and downstream LED packager Lextar Electronics, is looking to accelerate its...
Friday 11 February 2022
Lextar Electronics develops UV-C LED disinfection solutions
Vertically-integrated LED maker Lextar Electronics has developed UV(ultraviolet)-C LED disinfection solutions and has obtained third-party certification that its disinfection effects...
Friday 21 January 2022
Lextar Electronics begins to ship car-use PV88Q series VCSEL array modules
Vertically-integrated LED maker Lextar Electronics, in a bid to expand application of ToF (time of flight) 3D sensing, has begun shipments of in-house-developed automotive PV88Q series...
Tuesday 11 January 2022
Epistar, Everlight, Lextar see mixed growth in December revenue
LED epitaxial wafer and chip maker Epistar has reported December consolidated revenues of NT$1.931 billion (US$69.3 million), down 2.08% sequentially but up 66.35% year-on-year. LED...
Tuesday 17 August 2021
Ennostar 2Q21 operation turns profitable
Ennostar had its business operation swinging from an operating loss of NT$329.4 million (US$11.8 million) and a net loss of NT$259.9 million for the first quarter of 2021 to an operating...
Monday 9 August 2021
Epistar expects full utilization for miniLED to remain till year-end 2021
LED epitaxial wafer and chip maker Epistar has fully utilized production capacity for miniLED chips used in backlighting since mid-May 2021 and expects the full utilization to continue...
Friday 9 July 2021
Epistar, Lextar see increased June revenues
LED epitaxial wafer and chip maker Epistar saw June consolidated revenues of NT$2.029 billion (US$72.6 million) grow 6.71% on month and 140.16% on year, while vertically-integrated...
Thursday 22 April 2021
MiniLED, microLED a focus at Touch Taiwan 2021
Ennostar is showcasing miniLED backlighting and fine-pitch RGB miniLED displays at Touch Taiwan 2021, where PlayNitride is exhibiting microLED displays of varying sizes.
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