Outbreak impact: PC, notebook, server
The PC, notebook and server supply chains are being disrupted by the outbreak
Friday 14 August 2020
Notebook sector turning around with robust momentum, says Quanta
The notebook industry is turning around significantly with pandemic-spurred stay-at-home economy emerging as a new normal and likely to persist as a long-term trend, promising good...
Thursday 23 July 2020
Dell to ramp up server orders for Compal
Dell is planning to increase its server orders placed with Compal Electronics for 2021, and Dell's other partners such as Inventec, Foxconn Technology Group (Hon Hai Precision Industry)...
Thursday 23 July 2020
Wistron, Microsoft Taiwan to jointly develop AI-based solutions
Wistron has announced a strategic partnership with Microsoft AI R&D Center in Taiwan to set up an office for jointly developing innovative products, mainly AI-based solutions...
Tuesday 14 July 2020
IT companies have mixed views about 3Q20
Although notebook and tablet sales were significantly boosted by the stay-at-home economy in the second quarter in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak, IT companies have mixed views...
Monday 13 July 2020
Unitech, Dynamic to see high-end car PCB shipments grow in 2H20
Demand for automotive PCBs is expected to pick up slowly in the third quarter after bottoming out in June, and shipments of high-end automotive modules are likely to rebound faster,...
Monday 13 July 2020
Notebook, server PCB shipments to stay robust in 3Q20
Taiwan's rigid PCB makers Tripod Technology, HannStar Board and Gold Circuit Electronics (GEC), after registering significant revenue increases in the second quarter of 2020 on strong...
Monday 13 July 2020
Pegatron June revenues highest for the same month on record
Bolstered by strong shipments of consumer electronics devices and IT products such as notebooks, Pegatron has reported its June revenues soared 24.44% on year to NT$109.86 billion...
Monday 13 July 2020
Apple to see over 20% on-quarter growth in 3Q20 notebook shipments
Apple is set to significantly increase its new MacBook Pro orders in late third-quarter 2020 and will see its overall MacBook shipments rise over 20% sequentially in the third quarter,...
Tuesday 7 July 2020
Mitac sees datacenter business grow, but car electronics decline
Mitac International has seen orders for datacenter servers strengthened in the third quarter while orders for automotive products remain sluggish.
Wednesday 1 July 2020
Taiwan makers expanding production of high-layer-count PCBs
Taiwan-based rigid PCB makers have moved to increase production of high-layer-count PCBs that have seen a significant surge in demand since the start of 2020, according to industry...
Wednesday 1 July 2020
PC firms upbeat about gaming notebook sales in 2H20
PC vendors are optimistic about gaming notebook sales in the second half of this year, but believe sales of commercial and consumer models may have already hit their peak levels for...
Tuesday 30 June 2020
UVAT continues to enjoy strong demand for notebooks
UVAT Technology, which provides OEM services for anti-electromagnetic interference (EMI) coating for notebooks and handsets, continues to enjoy a ramp-up in orders for notebooks with...
Tuesday 30 June 2020
Nvidia, AMD see rising sales from server sector
Nvidia is currently still ahead of competitors in the server GPU market and saw its revenues from the datacenter business reach US$2.98 billion in 2019, nearly three times those of...
Monday 22 June 2020
Quanta, Compal, Wistron stay positive about 2H20
Quanta Computer, Compal Electronics and Wistron are all optimistic about their sales in the second half of 2020, as many users will need to upgrade their notebooks, and demand from...
Monday 22 June 2020
Connector makers see short lead-time orders shrinking
PC connector and cable suppliers have seen a deceleration in short lead-time orders from clients since late-May, while their shipments have also started to return to regular seasonal...