Thursday 28 January 2016
Supply chain braces for possible merger of Vaio, Toshiba, Fujitsu PC units
Japan-based PC brand vendors Vaio (previously Sony), Toshiba and Fujitsu reportedly are ready to merge their notebook businesses into a company, a move which will affect Taiwan-based...
Monday 16 March 2015
VAIO expected to become strong competitor to Sony in smartphone industry
Japan-based notebook brand vendor VAIO, originally Sony's notebook department that was later sold to investment firm Japan Industrial Partners (JIP), has recently launched a VAIO...
Tuesday 3 June 2014
Vendors to launch large-size tablets priced below US$300 in 2H14
Competition in the large-size tablet segment is heating up as more and more vendors roll out devices with bigger screens in hopes to drive growth for the tablet market.
Tuesday 18 March 2014
Taiwan Vaio component makers suffering inventory pile ups
Sony has completely stopped taking shipments of Vaio components from Taiwan-based suppliers following its signing with Japan Industrial Partners (JIP) to sell the business in early...
Monday 21 February 2011
Lenovo set to challenge Apple ranking in AIO PC segment
Backed up by the fast growing PC market in China, Lenovo has emerged as the second largest brand for all-in-one (AIO) PCs in the global market, giving the company a chance to compete...
Wednesday 25 August 2010
CMI files more patent lawsuits against Sony in US and China
Following its earlier patent infringement lawsuits against Sony, which were filed on July 7, Taiwan-based TFT-LCD panel maker Chimei Innolux (CMI) has filed additional actions with...
Thursday 1 July 2010
Sony offers new firmware for overheating issue in VAIO F11 and CW2 series notebooks
Sony has announced that the company's VAIO F11 and CW2 series notebooks may overheat due to a potential malfunction of the internal temperature management system and could result...
Thursday 18 March 2010
Quanta makes Sony VAIO M netbook, say sources
Quanta Computer is the maker of Sony's latest VAIO M series netbook, which has just been launched in the UK with a price of 300 pounds (US$460), according to industry sources.
Thursday 17 December 2009
CPT to supply Sony VAIO P netbook panels at the end of 2009
Chunghwa Picture Tubes (CPT) will start supplying special-specification high-resolution 8-inch widescreen LCD panels for Sony's VAIO P netbook at the end of 2009, with monthly shipments...
Wednesday 14 October 2009
Taiwan market: Sony unveils Vaio X notebook
Sony has debuted two Vaio X series slim notebooks that are 1.39cm thick and weigh 745g, for launch in the Taiwan market. The X115 is priced at NT$39,800 (US$1,230) and features a...
Tuesday 1 September 2009
Taiwan market: Sony launches W series netbook
Sony recently launched its Vaio W series netbook in the Taiwan market and is cooperating with Chunghwa Telecom (CHT) to bundle the netbook with 3G services.
Friday 9 January 2009
Sony Vaio P-series pocket netbook is made in Japan
Sony's new Vaio P pocket netbook which features the Intel Atom Zxx (Menlow) platform, a unique 8-inch 1600×768 panel and envelope-size form factor will be manufactured entirely...
Friday 17 October 2008
Taiwan market: Sony to launch new Vaio PCs later this month
Sony is planning to launch four new series of Vaio PCs in Taiwan on December 24 this year. Sony Taiwan expects its Vaio series PCs to maintain a market share of 10% in 2008 in Taiwan,...
Friday 5 September 2008
Sony offers voluntary recall program for some Vaio notebooks
Sony is offering a recall for Vaio VGN-TZ100, VGN-TZ200, VGN-TZ300 and VGN-TZ2000 series notebooks, according to Mike Abary, senior VP of Vaio business.
Thursday 31 July 2008
Taiwan market: Sony launches new Vaio series notebooks
Sony has launched high-end Vaio Z-series, enterprise and entertainment Vaio SR-series and high-definition multimedia entertainment Vaio FW-series notebooks in Taiwan, all adopting...