Monday 30 October 2017
AUO guardedly optimistic about 4Q17
Taiwan LCD panel maker AU Optronics (AUO) has expressed guarded optimism about its sales performance in the fourth quarter of 2017, with its capacity utilization to stay at high levels...
Thursday 14 May 2015
Commentary: AUO management transition and what it means for the company
AU Optronics' (AUO) financial performance has recovered over the last two years driven by new strategies set by president Paul Peng. As a result, AUO has assigned Peng to take over...
Tuesday 12 May 2015
Paul Peng replaces KY Lee as AUO chairman
AU Optronics (AUO) chairman KY Lee resigned from his position on May 11, 2015 with the company's board of directors having elected company president Paul Peng to take over the chairman...
Friday 7 September 2012
Taiwan-based panel makers are still the main providers of TV panels for China-based TV vendors
Taiwan-based panel makers are still maintaining their positions as the main TV panel providers for China-based TV vendors. This is because of the panel makers' increased cooperation...
Thursday 6 September 2012
AUO to mass produce small-sized AMOLED panels with 50% yield rate
AU Optronics (AUO) is set to start mass producing small-sized AMOLED panels in the third quarter of 2012 with a production yield rate at around 50%, according to industry sources.
Wednesday 29 February 2012
AUO to showcase more OLED products in 2012
Facing growing challenges from South Korea-based LCD makers, Paul Peng, president of AU Optronics (AUO), has indicated that OLED products will be a new battlefield for the firms to...
Friday 23 December 2011
AUO names new president
AU Optronics (AUO) today announced that Paul SL Peng has been appointed as the new president of AUO and president of Display Business Operation, effective from January 1, 2012.
Friday 28 January 2011
AUO to start mass shipments of tablet PC panels with touch solution in 1Q11
AU Optronics (AUO) started small volume shipments of tablet PC panels in the fourth quarter of 2010 and expects to start mass volume shipments with touch panel solutions in the first...
Friday 28 January 2011
AUO losses to continue in 1Q11, says executive VP
AU Optronics (AUO) expects to continue to see losses in the first quarter of 2011, but the extent will be less significant as prices for large-size panels will start to increase in...
Friday 28 January 2011
AUO expects mass production of AMOLED panels at 3.5G plant in 2H11
AU Optronics (AUO) is currently installing equipment for AMOLED production at its 3.5G line and is scheduled to start mass production in the second half of 2011, according to executive...
Tuesday 21 December 2010
LCD panel market to be better in 2011, says AUO executive VP
With limited capacity expansion in 2010, and only South Korea's LG Display having ramped up capacity substantially in the past two years, LCD panel supply and demand will be more...
Thursday 11 November 2010
No more pure LCD panel makers, says AUO executive VP
Through years of development, TFT-LCD panel makers have gained the concept of forming a system, which means no more pure LCD panel makers, and AU Optronics (AUO) has changed its operation...
Wednesday 3 November 2010
AUO again urges Taiwan government to speed up review of 7.5G plant in China
Acting president of AU Optronics (AUO), Max Cheng, has again urged the Taiwan government to speed up the review of AUO's project to set up a 7.5G TFT-LCD production plant in China...
Friday 23 April 2010
AUO forecasts 3D TV sales to reach 4-5 million units in 2010
AU Optronics (AUO) is optimistic about 3D TVs in 2010 and expects global 3D TV shipments to reach 4-5 million units, according to company executive VP of global business unit Paul...
Friday 23 April 2010
AUO panels for TV, notebook, monitor to be 100% LED-backlit in 2013, says VP
AU Optronics' (AUO's) panels for LCD TVs, notebooks and LCD monitors will be 100% LED-backlit by 2013, according to the company executive VP of global business unit Paul Peng.