Monday 29 January 2024
ASUS eyes manufacturing boost in India to ride the wave of AI PCs
ASUS India's Vice President for Consumer and Gaming PC, Arnold Su, recently discussed the potential impact of AI PCs on India's tech market and the company's plans to boost its manufacturing...
Monday 15 January 2024
Seven major notebook brands gather at CES 2024; standard specs for high-end AI revealed
AI PCs dominated all discussions about CES 2024, with Acer, Asus, MSI, Gigabyte, Lenovo, Dell, and HP all present. Upon closer inspection, the standard specification for a high-end...
Wednesday 10 January 2024
Notebook brands' lack of orders for Vietnam has left supply chains anxious
The notebook supply chain pointed out that the momentum of US brands shifting production to Vietnam has not met the initial expectations. The lack of orders has left supply chain...
Wednesday 10 January 2024
Notebook ODMs post revenue decreases in 2023; outlook uncertain for 2024
Taiwanese ODMs Quanta Computer, Compal Electronics, Wistron, and Inventec saw revenues decline in 2023. However, the outlook for this year remains uncertain.
Wednesday 10 January 2024
Will the notebook industry see a recovery in 1H24?
After a bleak 2023, the notebook supply chain may need to wait even longer for revival as a market recovery is not expected for the first half of 2024.
Thursday 28 December 2023
Global top 5 notebook brands combined shipments rise in November and December, says DIGITIMES Research
The global top 5 notebook brands, not including Apple, saw their combined shipments in November rise 10% from October, while those of the top 3 ODMs also enjoyed growth at a similar...
Wednesday 27 December 2023
Notebook battery module caught in EV price storm in China
The decline in EV sales and hasty expansion has led to "involution" within Chinese battery cell makers, impacting the notebook battery module supply chain. Raymond Sung, GM of notebook...
Tuesday 26 December 2023
Infinix evaluates making notebooks in India
China-based consumer electronics brand Infinix confirmed its intention to consider making notebooks in India, as India is ramping up its efforts to encourage local production and...
Tuesday 26 December 2023
AMD restarts shipment momentum; reveals AI PC platform roadmap for next three years
As PC inventory clearance came to an end in the second half of 2023 and AI drove demand for data center servers, AMD and Intel have announced new platforms to compete in the market...
Friday 22 December 2023
MOSFET maker Force-MOS expects notebook demand to recover in 2024
A rebound in notebook demand will boost Force-MOS Technology's sales performance in 2024, according to the Taiwan-based MOSFET manufacturer.
Thursday 21 December 2023
PCB makers expect demand slowdown to end soon
The ​​Taiwan Printed Circuit Association (TPCA) noted that multiple indexes are pointing to the end of electronics components' slowdown after a year of inventory correction...
Tuesday 19 December 2023
Major Taiwanese notebook brands follow in Intel's AI PC footsteps and introduce new products
Intel's launched its next-gen processor, Core Ultra, on December 15. In response, all major Wintel PC brands have introduced new products that emphasize AI functions. Looking at the...
Monday 18 December 2023
Notebook battery module maker C-Tech transitioning to green economy
Tsung-Wei Huang, chairman of notebook battery module manufacturer C-Tech, pointed out that with the notebook battery module market becoming too mature and the trend of customers relocating...
Wednesday 13 December 2023
Ease of repair gaining traction in notebook design
Ease of disassembly and repair has become a new focal point in notebook design, as governments worldwide increasingly push for right-to-repair legislation and consumers become more...
Wednesday 13 December 2023
Notebook ODMs may see shipment growth resume in 2024
Notebook ODMs are expected to face shipment declines in 2023, but growth may resume next year, according to industry sources.