Monday 6 May 2024
Taiwanese optical device players seek new application horizons beyond smartphones, diverge on 'Taiwan+1' strategies
As smartphone sales plateau compared to the rapid growth seen 5-10 years ago, Taiwan's optical solutions providers, primarily serving the smartphone market, are seeking new growth...
Tuesday 30 April 2024
Meta's 1Q24 revenue soars, AI and metaverse spending surge sparks market worries
Meta has rebounded from the negative growth in 2022.
Monday 4 March 2024
After missing out on AI Pin and MR products, Young Optics relies on niche business opportunities to survive in 2024
Affected by a shrinking consumer market, Young Optics experienced a significant drop in revenue and profits in 2023, and the struggles have continued in 2024. New star products failed...
Wednesday 7 February 2024
Panasonic sells its VR/AR equipment startup due to lack of gaming console platform
Panasonic has decided to sell Shiftall, its subsidiary responsible for VR head-mounted display (HMD) development, on February 1, 2024. Panasonic, alongside Sharp and Sony, were all...
Tuesday 6 February 2024
Chinese suppliers make up majority of Vision Pro supply chain, say sources
Chinese suppliers command most of the supply chain for Apple's new Vision Pro spatial computer, while suppliers from the US, Japan, and South Korea retain control of critical components,...
Friday 2 February 2024
Meta hopes Vision Pro can revitalize XR device market
Apple is set to officially launch its brand-new Mixed Reality (MR) headset Vision Pro on February 2. The general market perception is that, despite its high sale price of US$3,499,...
Wednesday 31 January 2024
Apple Vision Pro launch countdown; prospect of XR headset market
Apple's new-generation Vision Pro is slated to hit US shelves on February 2, and initial shipments are closely followed by Apple's suppliers and competitors. Industry insiders hail...
Friday 19 January 2024
Despite not participating, Apple's Vision Pro had its presence felt at CES 2024
While Apple didn't participate in the recently concluded CES 2024 in Las Vegas, its presence was still strongly felt as the company continued to make announcements during the event...
Tuesday 9 January 2024
Competition in XR device processor market to intensify between MediaTek, Qualcomm
MediaTek, with its Taiwanese industry ecosystem, is poised to expand its competition with Qualcomm in the extended reality (XR) device processor market, which includes virtual reality...
Monday 8 January 2024
Apple's upcoming Vision Pro MR headset seen to boost Taiwanese optics suppliers
Apple's first mixed reality (MR) head-mounted display, the Vision Pro, unveiled at the mid-2023 WWDC conference, is anticipated to hit shelves in late January or early February 2024...
Tuesday 28 November 2023
Apple to roll out more affordable Vision Pro, say sources
The upcoming second-generation Apple Vision Pro headset will include four versions, one of which will be more price-friendly, according to industry sources.
Thursday 6 July 2023
Apple's Vision Pro to focus more on AR and non-gaming applications at launch, says DIGITIMES Research
After Apple announced the MR headset Vision Pro in June 2023, its top-of-the-market specifications and equally top-of-the-market price have left many wondering what Apple plans to...
Tuesday 13 June 2023
Amidst MR wave created by Apple, mobile AP makers still frontrunners for processors
The Vision Pro's high-spec MR (mixed reality) technology has not only amazed Apple enthusiasts but also received mostly positive reviews from those in the VR/AR industries. They believe...
Friday 9 June 2023
Vision Pro's decoupling with metaverse leaves the market with questions
Apple's first mixed reality (MR) headset device Vision Pro was officially unveiled at the WWDC 2023. It features Apple's proprietary visionOS operating system and is expected to be...
Wednesday 7 June 2023
Could Apple's Vision Pro ignite the next IC supply chain surge?
Apple unveiled its mixed reality (MR) device, Vision Pro, at the 2023 WorldWide Developers Conference (WWDC). The device marks a path toward what could be a new era of spatial computing...
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Taiwan IPC makers pushing integrated services to boost profits and to see revenues grow in 2024, says DIGITIMES Research