Tuesday 17 April 2012
CPT sees booming shipments of touch sensors used in AMOLED panels
Chunghwa Picture Tubes (CPT), a Taiwan-based TFT-LCD panel maker stepping into production of touch sensors, has seen growing shipments of touch sensors mainly for use in AMOLED panels...
Tuesday 10 April 2012
Three touch panel makers March revenues down on year
Young Fast Optoelectronics, J Touch and Sintek Photronic, three Taiwan-based makers of touch panels, saw their revenues for March slip on year by 35.25%, 46.31% and 69.98% respectively,...
Thursday 2 February 2012
Sintek chairman steps down
Sintek Photronic chairman Chang Wen-yi has resigned from the company, according to a company filing with the Taiwan Stock Exchange (TSE). The company will elect a new chairman within...
Wednesday 21 December 2011
Wintek to ramp up one-glass touch panel shipments in 2012
Wintek is expected to see the ratio of its shipments of OGS (one glass solution) touch-panel solutions increase to over 20% of its total touch panel shipments in 2012 compared to...
Tuesday 13 December 2011
Cover glass demand rising on increasing large-size touch applications
Demand for cover glass is set to increase significantly as the application of touch-controlled technology has expanded to include large-size panels for outdoor advertising windows,...
Friday 2 December 2011
Sintek 5.5G line to begin producing touch sensors in March-April 2012
Touch sensor maker Sintek Photronics has revealed that its 5.5G line located in Southern Taiwan Science Park (STSP), a joint venture with Samsung Electronics, will begin volume production...
Thursday 24 November 2011
Asustek buys touch panel modules from TPK; aiming to ship over 350,000 Transformer Prime tablet PCs in 2011
Asustek Computer has added TPK Holding to its supplier list for touch panel modules in addition to current supplier Sintek Photronics, according to sources in the upstream supply...
Friday 4 November 2011
Cando, Sintek look to declining touch sensor shipments in 4Q11
Touch sensor makers Cando and Sintek Photronics are expected to see their sensor shipments decline sequentially in the fourth quarter of 2011 due to seasonal effects. Additionally,...
Tuesday 11 October 2011
Touch panel makers post mixed results for September
Taiwan-based touch panel makers have posted mixed results for September as Apple shifted its touch panel orders among suppliers due to a product flaw found at Wintek's panels, according...
Tuesday 13 September 2011
Sintek August revenues decline sequentially
Touch panel maker Sintek Photronic has posted August 2011 revenues of NT$624.18 million (US$21.18 million), down 22% on month but up 8.9% on-year.
Thursday 25 August 2011
LCD industry yet to feel threatened by AMOLED
AMOLED may be the next big thing for the display industry, but players in Taiwan's LCD industry have yet to feel real pressure from Samsung ramping up AMOLED production, industry...
Tuesday 16 August 2011
Over expansion may hurt profits of touch sensor makers
Touch sensor suppliers in Taiwan could see lower profitability in third-quarter 2011 as a result of over expansion if there is oversupply, according to the industry sources.
Wednesday 10 August 2011
Sintek to benefit from increasing Asustek orders
Touch sensor supplier Sintek Photronic has reported July revenues of NT$802 million (US$28 million), showing a 2.2% on-month and 46.35% on-year decrease. Total revenues for the first...
Monday 8 August 2011
Commentary: The trends and challenges of the touch panel industry
Touch panels have expanded the markets for smartphones, tablet PCs, e-book readers, automotive devices and digital signage. The development of the touch panel industry, according...
Monday 8 August 2011
Sintek may be forced out of Apple supply chain for touch sensors, say Taiwan makers
Taiwan-based TPK Holding, the main supplier of touch panels for Apple, has made a large decrease in procurement of touch sensors from Sintek Photronic since July, and this may eventually...
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