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Monday 18 March 2024
MSI expects double-digit increases in motherboards, graphics cards, and notebook shipments
ODM Micro-Star International (MSI) expects shipments across its three main product categories—motherboards, graphics cards, and notebooks—to climb by double digits in...
Monday 5 February 2024
China-designed PC motherboards emerge amid indigenization
Amid the geopolitical implications of chip supply security and the expected AI-driven growth in the PC market in 2024, China-based CPU manufacturers are actively entering the motherboard...
Tuesday 19 December 2023
Leadtek raises NT$669 million via private placement
Leadtek Research, a graphics card supplier, has raised an additional NT$669 million (US$21.4 million) in capital through a private placement, garnering investment from Ablecom and...
Tuesday 28 November 2023
GPU antitrust to challenge Nvidia
Nvidia should have been prepared for antitrust action concerning AI GPUs, according to sources at motherboard manufacturers.
Friday 22 September 2023
Revolutionizing smart logistics with innovative ATX motherboard technology
In recent years, the e-commerce has soared because of the exponential growth of Omni channel strategies. As a result, high efficient supply chain management and flexible inventory...
Monday 18 September 2023
Motherboard makers raise shipment targets as AI server demands soar
The semiconductor industry's correction period has already exceeded one year due to weak demand for smartphones and notebook computers. Nevertheless, there is a light at the end of...
Monday 18 September 2023
India-based PCB manufacturer plans to launch first made-in-India PC motherboard
Noida-based Sahasra Electronic Solutions, an affiliate with Sahasra Group, intends to launch the first made-in-India computer motherboard in November.
Tuesday 22 August 2023
Advanced packaging capacity to surge 30–40% in 2024, says TrendForce
With major CSPs aggressively building AI servers and pushing up demand for AI processors and HBM memory, global advanced packaging capacity is predicted to expand by 30–40%...
Tuesday 8 August 2023
Realtek conservative about 2H23 prospects
IC design house Realtek Semiconductor is cautious about its sales prospects for the second half of this year, despite experiencing a substantial increase in revenue during the second...
Tuesday 4 July 2023
Robust AI server demand to buoy Wistron 2H23 sales, profit
A strong pull-in of orders for AI servers with multi-GPU architecture already boosted Wistron's June sales, with profits for the month also topping the overall profits generated in...
Tuesday 13 June 2023
Inventec is the only Taiwanese company in OpenAI supply chain
Given that Inventec is the sole provider of motherboards for ChatGPT servers, the company's 2019 investment in server systems integrator (SI) ZT has become the primary driver for...
Thursday 1 June 2023
Micron intros new PCIe Gen5 SSD and DRAM offerings for high-throughput apps
Micron Technology has introduced the Crucial Pro series, which consists of memory and storage products designed for gamers, content creators, workstation professionals, and anyone...
Thursday 11 May 2023
DFI to pursue gross margin, profit growth in 2023
Taiwan-based industrial motherboard and computing device maker DFI will strive to increase its gross margin and profits this year.
Monday 8 May 2023
MSI becomes first Taiwanese supplier to bounce back with upward revisions of motherboard and notebook shipments
Taiwan-based MSI becomes one of the first Taiwanese suppliers to bounce back from the post-pandemic downturn, having revised its annual shipment estimations for notebooks and motherboards...
Tuesday 18 April 2023
Taiwan PC manufacturing industry value hits new high since 2003
The output value of Taiwan's computer manufacturing industry reached NT$321.5 billion (US$10.53 billion) in 2022, a new high since 2003, according to Taiwan's Ministry of Economic...
Summary of Tech Supply Chain News!
Global smartphone shipments hit 2023 peak in 4Q23, but decelerate in 1Q24 due to seasonality, says DIGITIMES Research
Meet the analyst: Operating system in AI era will be king, says DIGITIMES Research
Taiwan server industry experiences decline in 2023 revenues and shipments; poised to see growth in 2024, says DIGITIMES Research