Wednesday 29 May 2013
Sony, Microsoft said to be planning price drops for PS3 and Xbox 360
Sony and Microsoft are reportedly planning to offer price drops for their PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 games consoles in July or August, as consumers are waiting for the next-generation...
Tuesday 5 July 2011
Pegatron receives orders for 15 million iPhone 5s from Apple
Taiwan-based notebook maker Pegatron Technology is estimated to have landed orders for 15 million iPhone 5s (iPhone 4S) from Apple and is set to start shipping in September of 2011,...
Tuesday 1 March 2011
Microsoft Kinect sales exceed expectations in 2010, says IHS
Microsoft surpassed its Kinect sales expectations for 2010, and also outperformed its cheaper rival, Sony's PlayStation Move, according to IHS iSuppli.
Friday 18 June 2010
Jentech ships thermal heat spreaders for Xbox 360
Taiwan-based Jentech Precision Industrial, a supplier of thermal heat spreaders for game consoles, has recently started shipping to Microsoft for its new Xbox 360 console and expects...
Thursday 10 December 2009
Black Friday PS3 sales spur return to growth for video game consoles, says iSuppli
A strong rise in US sales of Sony PlayStation 3 during the week of Black Friday is expected to help the global video game console market to return to growth during the fourth quarter,...
Thursday 15 October 2009
IC distributors expected to see high sales in October thanks to increased Sony PS3 component orders
Taiwan-based IC distributors are expected to see their revenues remain high in October 2009 thanks to strong orders for Sony PlayStation 3 related products, according to industry...
Tuesday 29 September 2009
IC distributor Maxtek expands product lines with USB 3.0, touchscreen solutions
IC distributor Maxtek Technology has added USB 3.0 and touchscreen solutions to its product lines. It expects to start distributing Prolific Technology's USB 3.0 device solutions...
Thursday 20 August 2009
PS3 price drop may boost Blu-ray Disc demand, says Taiwan disc makers
Sony's upcoming launch of a new PS3 and the latest price cuts for the older version of the games console may help increase the global demand for Blu-ray Disc (BD) movie discs because...
Monday 27 July 2009
Sony PS3 components demand growing significantly
Taiwan OEMs recently have placed significant orders for key Sony PS3 components from IC distributors, with average monthly volume enough for making one million units of the games...
Wednesday 1 July 2009
Foxconn comments on report speculating orders for new slim PS3
Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry) has issued a filing with the Taiwan Stock Exchange (TSE) declining to comment on a Chinese-language Economic Daily News (EDN)...
Tuesday 30 June 2009
Taiwan government cooperates with Sony Computer Entertainment to boost console game development
Taiwan's Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) on June 29 formally announced cooperation with Sony Computer Entertainment (SCE) to promote the development of next-generation digital...
Tuesday 30 December 2008
Second-generation PS3 features cost reduction, says iSuppli
Sony's new-generation PlayStation 3 (PS3) features a cost-reduced design due to integration and some key changes in components from the previous-generation model, according to a teardown...
Thursday 18 December 2008
Chicony negotiating for PlayStation 3 power supply orders
Chicony Electronics is aggressively trying to land power supply orders for the PlayStation 3 from Sony and expects to hear good news about the deal in 2009, according to the compan...
Tuesday 4 November 2008
Taiwan online games market to grow to over NT$12 billion in 2010, says MIC
Total revenues of online gaming services in the Taiwan market will keep increasing to a forecast of NT$12.256 billion (US$373 million) in 2010, according to the Market Intelligence...
Tuesday 26 August 2008
Qimonda begins volume production of Rambus XDR DRAM for the PS3
Qimonda AG has announced that it has started shipping XDR DRAM in volume for the Sony PlayStation 3 (PS3) game console.