Wednesday 6 April 2011
Largan Precision 1Q11 revenues down over 9% sequentially
Optical lens kit maker Largan Precision saw its consolidated revenues of NT$3.512 billion (US$117 million) for the first quarter of 2011 drop by 9.58% sequentially, mainly due to...
Tuesday 8 March 2011
Kinko aims to ship 184 million glass optical lens pieces in 2011
Kinko Optical expects to ship 184 million glass optical lens pieces for digital cameras, phone cameras, projectors, and other products in 2011, increasing by 16.5% from 2010, according...
Monday 7 March 2011
Largan February revenues down over 18% sequentially
Largan Precision, which makes optical lens kits mainly for phone camera modules, has reported consolidated revenues of NT$988 million (US$33.5 million) for February, decreasing 18.56%...
Friday 11 February 2011
Largan January revenues dip sequentially
Taiwan-based optical lens kit/module maker Largan Precision has reported consolidated revenues of NT$1.212 billion (US$41.1 million) for January, slipping by 8.14% sequentially.
Thursday 10 February 2011
Optical lens makers to see revenue contributions from tablet PCs in 2Q11
Taiwan-based optical lens makers Largan Precision, Genius Electronic Optical and Newmax Technology will start seeing revenue contributions from tablet PC products in the second quarter...
Thursday 20 January 2011
Optical lens makers see hard times raising product prices
Taiwan-based optical lens makers including Largan Precision, Genius Electronic Optical and Asia Optical are facing dropping gross margins because of Taiwan's rising exchange rate;...
Wednesday 19 January 2011
Largan sees 2010 net profits over 3 times its capital
Largan Precision, a Taiwan-based maker of optical lens kits, reported net profits of NT$4.046 billion (US$126 million) for 2010, 3.02 times its current paid-in capital of NT$1.341...
Tuesday 4 January 2011
Largan Precision expanding capacity
Taiwan-based Largan Precision is expanding capacity for optical lens kits/modules used in smartphones, tablet PCs and sensors for game consoles and smart TVs, according to industrry...
Tuesday 30 November 2010
Largan begins shipping 5-megapixel lens modules for tablet PCs
Largan Precision has extended production of optical lens modules to tablet PC applications and has begun small-volume shipments of 5-megapixel models, according to industry sources...
Thursday 28 October 2010
Newmax to ship 14 million camera modules for Kinect sensors in 2010, say sources
Taiwan-based optical lens maker Newmax Technology has become the only supplier of camera modules used in Microsoft Kinect sensors and will ship as many as 14 million units of these...
Friday 22 October 2010
Young Optics posts net profits of NT$116 million for 3Q10
Optical components maker Young Optics has posted net profits of NT$116 million (US$3.77 million) for the third quarter of 2010, down NT$44 million from the second quarter. EPS was...
Friday 8 October 2010
Genius Electronic, Newmax post record revenues for September
Taiwan-based optical lens maker Genius Electronic Optical has reported consolidated revenues of NT$500.4 million (US$15.7 million) for September, hitting a record for the third consecutive...
Thursday 7 October 2010
Kinko September revenues hit record
Kinko Optical, a Taiwan-based maker of glass optical lens kits, on October 6 reported unaudited consolidated revenues of NT$518.8 million (US$16.3 million) for September, hitting...
Wednesday 8 September 2010
Three optical lens kit makers see August revenues hit records
Taiwan-based optical lens kit/module makers Kinko Optical, Genius Electronic Optical and Newmax Technology have all reported record consolidated revenues for August.
Friday 3 September 2010
Asia Optical, Genius Electronic may land lens module orders for new iPod touch, say sources
As Taiwan-based Asia Optical is a supplier of VGA lens modules used in iPhone 4 and fellow maker Genius Electronic Optical supplies VGA and 5-megapixel lens modules for iPhone 4,...