Wednesday 10 July 2013
China-based BYD strengthening presence in global OEM/EMS smartphone, tablet markets
China-based BYD Electronic has strengthened its presence in the global OEM/EMS smartphone and tablet markets, posing increased competition to Taiwan-based handset ODMs and component...
Monday 17 June 2013
Order visibility from BlackBerry extends to 2-3 quarters, say suppliers
Order visibility from BlackBerry has been extended to 2-3 quarters compared to a mere one quarter previously as the Canada-based smartphone vendor plans to release 3-4 new models...
Wednesday 10 April 2013
Taiwan handset component makers increasingly relying on other product lines
Facing declining orders from Nokia and BlackBerry, Taiwan-based handset keypad makers Silitech Technology and Ichia Technologies have shifted their production focus from keypads to...
Friday 29 March 2013
Silitech 2012 net profits highest among handset component makers
Handset component maker Silitech Technology led fellow companies Merry Electronics and Ichia Technologies with the highest profits of NT$857 million (US$28.62 million) in 2012, according...
Saturday 22 December 2012
RIM optimistic about BlackBerry 10 orders
Smartphone maker Research in Motion (RIM) plans to introduce BlackBerry 10 to expand market share. According to Thorsten Heins, president and CEO of RIM, there have been some 150...
Tuesday 20 November 2012
Handset ODMs, component suppliers to post revenues gains in 4Q12
Taiwan-based handset ODMs and component suppliers, including Arima Communications, Compal Communications, Merry Electronics and Ichia Technologies, all expect to see their revenues...
Tuesday 13 November 2012
Taiwan suppliers to be ready for production of BlackBerry 10-based products in December
Taiwan-based handset component makers including Silitech Technology, Ichia Technologies as well as ODM Wistron are expected to begin small volume production of RIM's BlackBerry 10-based...
Wednesday 7 November 2012
Silitech sees revenues decline in October
Handset keypad and chassis maker Silitech Technology saw its revenues decline 12% on month and 45.8% on year to NT$704.53 million (US$24.07 million) in October due largely to reduced...
Thursday 6 September 2012
Compal Communications to land Nokia Windows smartphone orders in 2013
Nokia is aggressively trying to release Windows Phone 8 smartphones before the end of September to regain its momentum in the handset market. Meanwhile, its major OEM partner Compal...
Monday 27 August 2012
Silitech sees net profits up in 2Q12
Handset keypad and chassis maker Silitech Technology has reported net profits of NT$235 million (US$7.83 million) for the second quarter of 2012, up 10.8% sequentially.
Tuesday 7 August 2012
Silitech looks to increasing shipments of handset chassis in 2H12
Handset keypad and chassis maker Silitech Technology is expected to see its shipments of handset chassis continue growing month on month in the second half of 2012, buoyed by orders...
Thursday 21 June 2012
Silitech looks to strong sales in 3Q12
Handset keypad maker Silitech Technology is expected to see its revenues climb substantially in the third quarter of 2012, buoyed by orders from Samsung Electronics and other clients,...
Wednesday 20 June 2012
RIM restructuring supply chain; Wistron may benefit, say sources
Wistron as well as Jabil and Flextronics International will have a chance to receive more smartphone orders from Research in Motion (RIM), as the Canada-based smartphone vendor is...
Tuesday 10 April 2012
Silitech sees weak performance in March
Taiwan-based handset keypad and magnesium-aluminum alloy component maker Silitech Technology has announced consolidated revenues of NT$840 million, down 20.56% on year, while consolidated...
Wednesday 28 March 2012
Silitech faces uncertain demand in 2Q12, say sources
The performance of handset keypad maker Silitech Technology is expected to be flat in the first quarter of 2012, while its business outlook for the second quarter still remains unclear...
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