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Lextar updates
Latest developments of Lextar.
Tuesday 6 October 2020
Lextar ships mini LED BLUs for Xiaomi TVs
Lextar Electronics is shipping mini LED backlight units (BLU) for use in 82-inch 8K and 4K LCD TVs unveiled by China-based Xiaomi in late September 2020, according to industry sour...
Tuesday 22 September 2020
Epistar, Lextar defer stock swap deal
LED firms Epistar and Lextar Electronics have decided to reschedule their stock swap deal from October 20, 2020 to January 6, 2021, awaiting China's antitrust clearance.
Thursday 10 September 2020
Epistar-Lextar merger plan receives Taiwan approval
LED epitaxial wafer and chip maker Eipstar and vertically-integrated LED maker Lextar Electronics have received approval from Taiwan's Fair Trade Commission (FTC) for their plan to...
Tuesday 25 August 2020
Lextar unveils new-generation mini LED backlighting solutions
Lextar Electronics has unveiled a full series of new-generation mini LED backlighting solutions, using COB (flip-chip on board), DOB (driver on board) and mini-lens array technolog...
Monday 10 August 2020
Epistar, Lextar shareholders ok establishment of holding company
Shareholders of Epistar and Lextar Electronics have approved the establishment of EnnoStar, a holding company that will wholly own both LED firms later this year, according to the...
Friday 24 July 2020
Epistar, Lextar team up for Samsung TV mini LED BLU orders
Epistar and Lextar Electronics have teamed up vying for orders from Samsung for TV-use mini LED backlight units (BLU), with their samples being validated by the Korean vendor, according...
Tuesday 21 July 2020
AUO to sharpen mini LED development with Epistar, Lextar
AU Optronics (AUO) will enhance its cooperation with a holding company to be formed by one of its subsidiaries Lextar Electronics and Epistar, as it moves to sharpen its LED technology...
Wednesday 24 June 2020
Lextar ships micro LED devices in small volumes
Vertically-integrated LED maker Lextar Electronics has begun small-volume shipments for micro LED devices to help clients develop products including 10-inch automotive dashboard displays,...
Friday 19 June 2020
Epistar, Lextar to form holding firm as parent company
LED makers Epistar and Lextar Electronics have jointly announced the establishment of a holding company under which the two firms will be wholly-owned but independently operated su...
Thursday 18 June 2020
Epistar, Lextar halt stock trading pending release of material information
LED epitaxial wafer and chip maker Epistar and vertically-integrated LED maker Lextar Electronics stopped trading on Taiwan's stock market on June 18 ahead of their releasing material...
Wednesday 10 June 2020
Lextar expects shipments to peak in 3Q20
Vertically-integrated LED maker Lextar Electronics expects shipments in the third quarter of 2020 to rise to the highest quarterly level in the year, and LED backlighting will take...
Tuesday 14 April 2020
MSI to launch gaming notebook backlit by Lextar-made mini LED
Micro-Star International (MSI) will launch Creator 17, a 17.3-inch 4K gaming notebook with mini LED backlighting reportedly made by vertically-integrated LED maker Lextar Electroni...
Wednesday 25 March 2020
Lextar involved in Nichia patent infringement lawsuit
Japan-based Nichia has filed with Tokyo District Court a charge against IPF, a Japanese after-market automotive component sales agent, alleging LED devices used in IPF-distributed...
Friday 20 March 2020
Lextar, Epistar, AOT eyeing mini LED backlighting for 8K TVs
Vertically-integrated LED maker Lextar Electronics, LED epitaxial wafer and chip maker Epistar and LED packaging service provider Advanced Optoelectronic Technology (AOT) are readying...
Thursday 12 March 2020
Lextar expects mini LED revenue proportion to rise
Vertically-integrated LED firm Lextar Electronics expects the proportion of consolidated revenues for mini LED applications to reach 5-7% in 2020 and rise to 10-15% in 2021.