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Global tablet shipments drop sequentially in 1Q21Tuesday 4 May 2021
Global tablet shipments totaled 35.95 million units in the first quarter of 2021, down 22.7% sequentially, but 45.5% on year, meeting Digitimes Research's forecast in January.
TSMC ramping 28nm chip output despite cutback in orders from SonyMonday 3 May 2021
Despite weakened orders from Sony, TSMC still has been ramping up its 28nm chip output with plans to build additional production capacity at its Nanjing fab in China, according to...
China smartphone vendors see combined shipments drop in 1Q21Friday 30 April 2021
China-based smartphone vendors saw their combined first-quarter 2021 shipments decline 9.7% sequentially to 191 million units, which, however, represented a sharp on-year increase...
Malaysia invites telecom equipment vendors to 5G bidding, says reportThursday 22 April 2021
Digital Nasional Berhad (DNB) under Malaysia's Ministry of Finance has invited Ericsson, Huawei, ZTE, Cisco, NEC, Nokia, Samsung Electronics and FiberHome to participate in the bidding...
Huawei reportedly to release 3 new foldable smartphones in 2H21Monday 19 April 2021
Huawei reportedly plans to launch three new foldable smartphones in the second half of 2021, having launched its foldable Mate X2 in February, according to industry sources.
China PCB maker Shennan facing headwindsThursday 15 April 2021
China's leading PCB maker Shennan Circuits is facing increasing pressure on its business operations in 2021 due to losses of orders from Huawei for 5G infrastructure applications...
TSMC posts record revenue for March , 1Q21Friday 9 April 2021
TSMC's consolidated revenue for March and first-quarter 2021 both set record highs.
Tape COF substrate supply to become tight for processing OLED DDIWednesday 31 March 2021
The supply of tape COF substrates is expected to fall short of demand in 2021, due to growing COF packaging demand for OLED display driver ICs (DDI) , according to industry sources...
PCB demand for 5G infrastructure vital to Wus business results in 2021Monday 29 March 2021
China-based PCB maker Wus Printed Circuits will see its revenue performance for 2021 hinge largely on whether demand for 5G infrastructure applications in China will rebound, according...
MediaTek named biggest smartphone chipset supplier for 1st timeMonday 29 March 2021
In 2020, MediaTek's chipset shipments to the major smartphone OEMs reached 351.8 million units, compared to 238 million units the company supplied in 2019, according to Omdia. MediaTek's...
CCL makers asked to ready shipments for China 5G infrastructure despite uncertaintyWednesday 24 March 2021
Overall components shipments for 5G infrastructure construction in China remain in low gear, but Taiwan's CCL makers are still being asked by Chinese clients to prepare for possible...
Taiwan small- to mid-size LCD panels – 4Q 2020Thursday 4 March 2021
Taiwan's small- to medium-size LCD panel shipments plunged 25.3% sequentially in the fourth quarter of 2020 due to a significant drop in orders from Huawei.
Pegatron sees influx of notebook ordersWednesday 3 March 2021
Pegatron has seen robust demand for notebooks, and is still rushing to fulfill orders slated for delivery by the end of the first quarter, according to industry sources.
Taiwan large-size LCD panels – 4Q 2020Tuesday 2 March 2021
Taiwan's large-size LCD panel shipments grew 4.4% sequentially and 26.5% on year to come to 74.76 million units in the fourth quarter of 2020.
Huawei focuses on operation of platforms, establishment of ecosystemsThursday 25 February 2021
Huawei Technologies, to cope with US sanctions amid fast growing development of 5G and AI+IoT, is transforming its consumer electronics business from providing hardware to operating...
Global tablet market – 4Q 2020Wednesday 24 February 2021
Fourth-quarter 2020 global tablet shipments amounted to 51.56 million units, soaring 17.6% from a quarter ago and 19.3% from a year ago.
China smartphone AP shipments – 4Q 2020Monday 22 February 2021
Fourth-quarter 2020 smartphone AP shipments to China-based vendors amounted to 211.6 million units, up 9.9% quarter-over-quarter and 7.7% year-over-year.
China smartphone market and industry – 4Q 2020Friday 19 February 2021
Fourth-quarter 2020 smartphone shipments to the China market amounted to 86.7 million units. The volume represented 19.3% growth quarter-over-quarter but 10.4% decline year-over-ye...
Smartphone vendors upbeat about midrange 5G modelsThursday 18 February 2021
Smartphone vendors are upbeat about the midrange segment of the 5G phone market which is set to grow robustly in 2021.
Political pressure challenging TSMCMonday 8 February 2021
TSMC is believed to have been under political pressure to set up an advanced wafer fab locally in the US in the wake of the US-China trade war. The pure-play foundry has also come...
China smartphone shipments to post annual gains in 1Q21Tuesday 2 February 2021
Chinese smartphone vendors are expected to see robust annual growths in first-quarter 2021 shipments to both the domestic and overseas markets, according to Digitimes Research.
Global server market – 4Q 2020Monday 1 February 2021
Fourth-quarter 2020 global server shipments amounted to 3.84 million units, down 9.6% quarter-over-quarter but up 12.6% year-over-year.
China smartphone market declines 11% in 2020, says CanalysFriday 29 January 2021
The smartphone market in China finished 2020 with 84 million units shipped in the fourth quarter, declining 4% on year, according to Canalys. For full-year 2020, the China market...
Apple takes global smartphone top spot in 4Q20, says CanalysThursday 28 January 2021
Worldwide smartphone shipments reached 359.6 million units in the fourth quarter of 2020, down by a slight 2% on year, according to Canalys. Apple shipped its most iPhones ever in...
Global server shipments estimated to surge 5.2% in 2021Thursday 28 January 2021
Global server shipments are estimated to have surged 7.9% on year to around 16 million units in 2020 and may further rise 5.2% to more than 17 million units in 2021, driven by the...