Monday 30 November 2020
Taiwan small- to mid-size LCD panels – 3Q 2020
Ahead of the new US trade sanctions against Huawei taking effect on September 15, Hannstar had geared up its handset panel shipments to the Chinese vendor, which helped boost Taiwan's...
Tuesday 7 May 2019
Taiwan small- to mid-size LCD panels – 1Q 2019
Small- to medium-size panel shipments went down 23.6% sequentially and 38.2% on year to arrive at only 183.74 million units.
Tuesday 21 August 2018
Taiwan small- to mid-size LCD panels – 2Q 2018
Taiwan's small-to-medium-size panel shipments grew 5.2% sequentially in the second quarter of 2018.
Wednesday 17 December 2014
Taiwan market: PND market becoming more centralized on few brands
The PND device market in Taiwan has become more centralized on four brands, Garmin, Papago, Mio and TomTom, as second-tier and white-box makers have switched to focus on wearable...
Thursday 5 December 2013
Google intends to set compliance standards for Android-based in-car platforms
Efforts by PND vendors to roll out Android-based devices may impede by Google's intention to hammer out a set of compliance standards for Android-based in-car platforms, according...
Tuesday 5 July 2011
PND demand growing in Asia, falling in Europe, North America
The sales volume of GPS PNDs (portable navigation devices) in the Europe market and that in the North American market in 2011 will decline by 10% and 30% respectively from 2010, but...
Thursday 6 January 2011
PND processing power to reach 1GHz in 2011
As smartphones with 1GHz processors have become more common, portable navigation devices (PNDs), which are now functionally more complex as well, are expected to bring processing...
Tuesday 21 December 2010
Mitac International files lawsuit against PND software designer Maction
Taiwan-based GPS portable navigation device (PND) maker Mitac International has filed lawsuit against Taiwan-based PND software designer Maction, accusing Maction to have violated...
Wednesday 1 December 2010
Taiwan market: Mio introduces GPS driving recorder
Mio Technology, a division under the Mitac Group, introduced its first driving recorders with global positioning system (GPS) and shock sensor functionalities built in and priced...
Tuesday 16 November 2010
Mitac far behind Garmin, TomTom in 3Q10 global PND market share: Canalys statistics
Taiwan-based own-brand maker Mitac International's three brands Magellan, Mio and Navman had respective shares of 3.6%, 3.4% and 1.2% in the global GPS PND (portable navigation device)...
Wednesday 10 November 2010
PND shipments to peak at 42 million units in 2011, Berg Insight says
According to research firm Berg Insight, global shipments of personal navigation devices (PND) will peak at about 42 million units in 2011 and gradually decline thereafter. Growing...
Wednesday 10 November 2010
Taiwan market: CHT playing important role in PND sale
Mobile telecom carrier Chunghwa Telecom's (CHT) own retail chain and its affiliated retail chain Senao International, through subsidizing contract-bundled purchases of connected GPS...
Friday 5 November 2010
Taiwan market: Garmin occupies over 50% of GPS PND sales
US-based Garmin has dominated Taiwan's portable navigation device (PND) market with a share of more than 50%, followed by local vendors Mio and PaPaGo with over 20% and more than...
Wednesday 27 October 2010
TFT-LCD shipments for PND and automotive applications see strong rebound, says DisplaySearch
Shipments of TFT-LCDs for portable navigation devices (PND) and automotive monitors (used in car navigation and in-console monitors) increased in the second half of 2009 and first...
Monday 13 September 2010
Smartphones impact automotive infotainment, says iSuppli
Already having impacted the automotive telephony, digital music and navigation segments, the smartphone is poised to have a greater influence on car infotainment systems in the future,...