Friday 31 May 2024
TrueLight aims for double-digit revenue growth, TMC lays out two-pronged strategy
Photomask company Taiwan Mask Corporation (TMC) has acquired four seats on optical component manufacturer TrueLight's board, during the latter company's board of directors election...
Thursday 7 March 2024
VCSEL component maker TrueLight attracts investment from Taiwan Mask
Photomask specialist Taiwan Mask Corporation has announced plans to participate in optical components supplier TrueLight's private placement, with a total investment of around NT$410...
Tuesday 20 July 2021
Global demand for TWS-, smartphone-use VCSEL components to rebound in 2H21
Global demand for VCSEL components used in TWS (true wireless stereo) earphones and smartphones is expected to rebound in the second half of 2021, according to industry sources.
Monday 7 June 2021
Optical component suppliers conservative about 2Q21
Taiwan-based optical component suppliers are conservative about their business prospects for the second half of 2021, as demand for their products for 5G applications from their clients...
Tuesday 16 March 2021
5G optical component demand picking up
Taiwan-based optical component suppliers expect their shipments for 5G network applications to gain momentum starting second-quarter 2021, bolstered by a pick-up in demand from China...
Monday 8 February 2021
5G optical transceiver demand rebounding
Demand for optical transceiver modules for 5G base station applications has rebounded along with the continued buildups of 5G infrastructure in China, according to sources at the...
Friday 27 November 2020
TrueLight ramping up proximity-sensor VCSEL chips
VCSEL maker TrueLight expects its shipments of VCSEL chips for proximity-sensor applications to grow significantly in the fourth quarter of 2020, driven by strong order pull-ins from...
Friday 21 August 2020
Taiwan 5G optical component shipments to China to slow down in August-September
Shipments of optical components by Taiwan's makers for 5G applications to China are likely to slow down in August-September as Chinese telecom operators are adjusting designs of some...
Thursday 6 August 2020
5G optical component shipment momentum to continue into 4Q20
Robust demand for optical components for 5G applications is expected to continue into fourth-quarter 2020 as related 5G infrastructure construction projects for the year in China...
Tuesday 7 July 2020
Optical component makers see increased shipments for 5G
Taiwan-based optical component suppliers have seen shipments for 5G base station and other applications start gaining momentum thanks to an acceleration of 5G infrastructure construction...
Monday 22 July 2019
TWS headset market booming
Taiwan-based VCSEL sensing component makers including HLJ Technology and TrueLight will be able to continue to ramp up their shipments in the second half of 2019, driven by the increasing...
Monday 20 May 2019
Taiwan optical communication module makers likely to land windfall orders
Some Taiwan-based optical communication module makers are expected to land windfall orders after the US government imposed a 25% punitive tariffs covering US$200 billion worth of...
Thursday 27 December 2018
Optical communications supply chain warming up for 5G
Firms in the optical communications supply chain have already started small-volume shipments catering to telecom carriers building 5G infrastructures, according to industry sources...
Wednesday 20 December 2017
China market: China Mobile sets 2018 orders for optical components
China Mobile has announced the winning bidders for the optical communication components it plans to purchase in 2018, which will help boost shipments of Taiwan-based optical component...
Tuesday 15 August 2017
Optical component makers PCL, TrueLight report mixed results for 1H17
Optical communication component makers PCL Technologies and TrueLight have reported mixed results for the first half of 2017, but both are eyeing demand from the data center sector...