Thursday 18 February 2021
Packaging quotes for MCU and other consumer ICs set to rise
Packaging specialists, such as Greatek Electronics, plan to raise their quotes for MCU and other consumer IC products in the second quarter to reflect their tight capacities, according...
Tuesday 9 February 2021
Taiwan quartz component makers to embrace strong 1Q21
Taiwan-based quartz component makers including TXC, Siward Crystal Technology, and Harmony Electronics are poised to enjoy a particularly strong first quarter of 2021 due to robust...
Monday 25 January 2021
TWS devices highlighted at CES 2021
True wireless stereo (TWS) devices were highlighted at the recently concluded online CES 2021, as many handset brands, acoustic device suppliers and startups showcased their latest...
Tuesday 19 January 2021
TWS drives 2020 wearables growth, says Counterpoint Research
TWS (true wireless stereo) hearables and smartwatches continued to shore up the wearables market in 2020, with annual TWS shipments expected to grow 83% to 238 million units, while...
Thursday 7 January 2021
Soaring TWS demand prompts button cell makers to expand capacity
The fast growing TWS earphones/headphones market has boosted demand for button cells, prompting battery makers to expand production capacity, according to industry sources said.
Tuesday 29 December 2020
Merry Electronics deepening presence in TWS earbuds market
Taiwan-based acoustic solutions specialist Merry Electronics, now in the supply chain for Apple's AirPods, is gearing up to deepen its deployments also in the non-Apple TWS (true...
Thursday 19 November 2020
Unictron positive about chip antenna, piezoelectric ceramics sales in 2021
Unictron Technologies, a Darfon Electronics subsidiary dedicated to producing chip antennas and piezoelectric ceramics for wireless communication applications, will see its shares...
Wednesday 18 November 2020
TXC sees pre-tax profits more than double
Taiwan-based quartz component supplier TXC has disclosed pre-tax profits hiked over 100% from a year earlier in the first 10 months of 2020.
Tuesday 17 November 2020
Ampacs to expand production capacity in Vietnam
Gaming handset and TWS (true wireless stereo) earphone maker Ampacs plans to invest NT$200 million (US$6.9 million) to add an integrated production line at its factory in Vietnam,...
Tuesday 10 November 2020
PCB maker Unitech sees net losses narrow in 3Q20
Unitech Printed Circuit Board saw its net losses narrow to NT$417 million (US$14.6 million) in the third quarter due to rising capacity utilization, and is expected to see fourth-quarter...
Tuesday 3 November 2020
Merry expects strong growth in 4Q20 shipment for TWS headsets
Electroacoustic device maker Merry Electronics has begun volume shipments for new TWS headsets and earphones in the fourth quarter of 2020, expecting sharp sequential growth in shipment...
Tuesday 27 October 2020
TXC sees small-size quartz component shortages
The supply of small-size quartz components is tight, driven by demand for 5G smartphones and Wi-Fi 6 network devices, according to Taiwan-based TXC.
Friday 23 October 2020
iPhone 12 nixed with earbuds to boost TWS shipments
The launch of the iPhone 12 lineup without the inclusion of wired earphones will help boost sales of Apple's AirPods devices as well as non-AirPods TWS products, according to industry...
Friday 16 October 2020
IC substrate suppliers eyeing strong SiP demand for AirPods
The market for system-in-package (SiP) substrates is already tight and will become tighter as Apple is looking to adopt SiP technology in more of its AirPods series, according to...
Friday 16 October 2020
Quartz component demand for AirPods to grow robustly in 2021
Apple reportedly will have its next-generation AirPods series all adopt system-in-package (SiP) technology, which will significantly boost overall quartz component demand for the...
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