Thursday 26 September 2019
ALi names new president
Set-top box (STB) chipset specialist ALi Tech has appointed Max Chen, an executive at MediaTek, as new president with the appointment to become effective on October 1.
Friday 6 September 2019
Realtek, Rafael Micro and ZillTek poised for strong sales in 3Q19
Networking IC design house Realtek Semiconductor, MEMS microphone supplier ZillTek Technology and RF component specialist Rafael Micro are expected to enjoy impressive sales in the...
Thursday 11 July 2019
Rafael Micro 2H19 revenues to surge 50% on shipments of 8K TV, STB chips
RF (radio frequency) IC designer Rafael Micro expects its revenues for the second half of 2019 to shoot up over 50% from the first half, driven by the growing shipments of 8K TV and...
Monday 8 July 2019
Rafael Micro optimistic about 3Q19
Radio-frequency (RF) chip specialist Rafael Microelectronics expects to post substantial sales and profit increases sequentially in the third quarter, with the growth momentum likely...
Thursday 2 May 2019
STB chip maker ALi to cut paid-in capital by 36%
Taiwan's set-top box (STB) chipset specialist ALi Tech will cut its paid-in capital by 36.36% as part of its efforts to improve financial structure and pursue business transformation,...
Thursday 11 April 2019
STB chip vendors see bright prospects ahead of 2020 Olympics
Taiwan-based set-top box (STB) chip vendors Rafael Micro and Ali are seeing clearer order visibility for 2019 than 2018, likely to score record-high profits for the year thanks to...
Friday 28 December 2018
Zinwell expects demand for, powerline solutions to pick up in 2019
Networking device maker Zinwell expects its transition to the development of CPE (consumer premises equipment) devices and powerline adapters to grow significantly in 2019,...
Wednesday 14 November 2018
ALi posts another quarter of losses
IC design house ALi, which specializes in set-top box (STB) chipset solutions, has reported an 11th consecutive quarterly loss in the third quarter of 2018 in which net losses came...
Thursday 20 September 2018
Short lead-time orders to buoy September sales for Taiwan IC designers
A pull-in of short lead-time orders for TVs and set-top boxes is set to buoy revenues at Taiwan-based IC design houses in September, according to industry sources.
Tuesday 14 August 2018
ALi posts wider loss in 2Q18
IC design house ALi, which specializes in set-top box (STB) chipset solutions, has reported a 10th consecutive quarterly loss in the second quarter of 2018 in which net losses came...
Thursday 31 May 2018
Sercomm steps into STB market
Networking device maker Sercomm has introduced a complete lineup of set-top boxes (STBs), including IPTV, OTT (over-the-top) and high-definition smart models, eyeing orders from Europe-...
Thursday 29 March 2018
ALi posts another year of losses
IC design house ALi, which specializes in set-top box (STB) chipset solutions, saw its net loss improve to NT$1.60 (US$0.06) per share in 2017 from NT$1.95 in 2016.
Friday 9 March 2018
ALi STB chips adopted by Videocon d2h
Set-top box (STB) chipset developer ALi has obtained orders from Videocon d2h, an India-based direct-to-home (DTH) operator, for Videocon d2h's next-generation high-definition (HD)...
Tuesday 13 February 2018
NVM IP provider eMemory posts record revenues and profits for 2017
Taiwan-based eMemory, a developer and provider of embedded non-volatile memory (eNVM) technology, has reported net profits of NT$598 million (US$20.4 million) on consolidated revenues...
Tuesday 23 January 2018
Taiwan STB chipmakers expect World Cup-driven orders from TV vendors
Global TV and STB (set-top box) supply chains are gearing up to embrace the expected replacement sprees associated with the upcoming FIFA World Cup 2018 that opens in June in Russia,...