Monday 10 August 2020
Micro LED to be first adopted by smartwatches, says Epistar chairman
Smartwatches will be the first major applications for micro LED with volume adoption likely to take place 3-4 years from now, according to Epistar chairman Lee Biing-jye.
Thursday 6 August 2020
PlayNitride to set up second micro LED production line
PlayNitride, to fund its plan to set up its second micro LED production line, will raise additional paid-in capital of US$50 million by the end of September 2020, according to the...
Tuesday 30 June 2020
PlayNitride to expand micro LED capacity
Taiwan-based PlayNitride plans to raise an additional fund of US$50 million for the establishment of its second production line for micro LED epitaxial wafers and chips, according...
Wednesday 24 June 2020
Lextar ships micro LED devices in small volumes
Vertically-integrated LED maker Lextar Electronics has begun small-volume shipments for micro LED devices to help clients develop products including 10-inch automotive dashboard displays,...
Friday 19 June 2020
Taiwan makers team up for micro LED
Photonics Industry & Technology Development Association (PIDA) has unveiled a roadmap for developing micro LED in Taiwan, with Innolux, AU Optronics (AUO), PlayNitride and ITRI's...
Thursday 23 April 2020
Automotive micro LED display commercializaton expected in 2-3 years
Samples of micro LED displays for use in cars have been undergoing trials and commercialization of such products is estimated to take 2-3 years, according to industry sources.
Tuesday 21 April 2020
AUO and PlayNitride jointly unveil high resolution flexible micro LED display
AU Optronics (AUO) and PlayNitride have jointly announced a 9.4-inch high resolution flexible micro LED display with 228 PPI pixel density.
Monday 9 March 2020
Samsung may launch micro LED TVs in 2H20
Samsung Electronics plans to partner with Taiwan-based LED epitaxial wafer and chip maker Epistar for supply of micro LED chips, signaling that it is likely to launch micro LED TVs...
Friday 6 March 2020
CSOT, Sanan-IC to jointly develop micro LED technology
China-based flat panel maker China Star Optoelectronics Technology (CSOT) under the TCL Group and Xiamen Sanan Integrated Circuit (Sanan-IC), China-based LED chip maker San'an Optoelectronics'...
Tuesday 18 February 2020
WT Micro to bring in new strategic partners
WT Microelectronics has disclosed plans to issue new company shares through private placement aiming to solicit new strategic partners, according to the Taiwan-based IC distributor...
Monday 3 February 2020
WPG now largest shareholder of WT Micro
Taiwan-based IC distributor WPG has completed its tender offer to acquire a 30% stake in fellow firm WT Microelectronics.
Tuesday 21 January 2020
Mini, micro LED catch eyes at CES 2020
Sony, Samsung Electronics and LG Electronics had showcased large-size micro LED TVs while China-based TCL, Konka and Leyard Optoelectronic had exhibited large-size RGB (red-, green-,...
Thursday 9 January 2020
Samsung aims to lead in QLED, micro LED display markets
Samsung Electronics is highlighting its latest QLED TVs and micro LED display devices at CES 2020, demonstrating its determination to maintain its leading position in both segments...
Thursday 9 January 2020
Panasonic announces VR eyeglasses using micro OLED
Panasonic is showcasing high dynamic range (HDR) capable ultra high definition (UHD) virtual reality (VR) eyeglasses featuring micro OLED at CES 2020.
Wednesday 8 January 2020
Highlights of the day: Micro LED catches attention at CES
CES 2020 has started with a bang. Big companies - such as Intel, AMD, and Samsung - and startups alike are showcasing their latest products and innivations at the annual show in Las...