Taipei, Thursday, December 18, 2014 12:26 (GMT+8)
mostly cloudy
Taipei
17°C
Digitimes Research: LED bulb average prices in Japan fall in October
Jessie Lin, DIGITIMES Research, Taipei [Thursday 14 November 2013]

Average retail prices for LED light bulbs equivalent to 40W and 60W incandescent ones in the Japan market stood at JPY1,717 (US$17.2) and JPY2,468 respectively in October, slipping on month by 3.2% and 3.7% respectively, according to Digitimes Research.

October average retail prices for 40W- and 60W-equivalent LED light bulbs in other markets are as follows: US$21.40 (up 1.9% on month) and US$24 (down 10.1%) in the US; EUR14 (US$18.70, down 3.4%) and EUR17.60 (down 0.6%) in Europe; KRW15,157 (US$14.1, up 3.1%) and KRW15,685 (up 5%) in Korea, Digitimes Research indicated.

In the China market, October average retail price for 7W LED light bulbs stood at CNY43.8 (US$7.2, up 1.9%) and CNY55.4 (down 0.4%) for 9W ones.

LG 40W-equivalent LED light bulbs and Samsung 60W-equivalent models for sale in the US market had the highest average lumen-price ratio of 77.6lm/US$ and 72.7lm/US$ respectively in October. In terms of luminous efficiency, Sharp 40W-equivalent LED light bulbs and Toshiba 60W-equivalent models available in the Japan market had the highest average level of 75.6lm/W and 92.5lm/W respectively.

Realtime news
  • ITRI, Netherlands-based TNO to jointly set up 3D printing R&D platform

    IT + CE | 31min ago

  • Firefox-based smartphones to enter Africa in 2015

    Mobile + telecom | 36min ago

  • Asustek tops Taiwan-based global brands in 2014, says MOEA

    IT + CE | 38min ago

  • US finalizes anti-dumping tariffs on Taiwan-made solar cells

    Green energy | 43min ago

  • Prices for 32-inch TV panels rising, say Taiwan makers

    Displays | 53min ago

  • Japan Display benefiting from booming sales of large-screen Huawei smartphones

    Displays | 59min ago

  • Wintek to lay off 2,360 more workers this week

    Displays | 1h 6min ago

  • LCD TV shipments to rebound in 2015; Samsung and LG to hold over 40% share, says WitsView

    Displays | 1h 28min ago

  • Digitimes Research: ZigBee to unveil ZigBee 3.0 standard to take on Thread

    Mobile + telecom | Dec 17, 23:23

  • Foxconn IT shopping mall in Taipei to open in March 2015

    IT + CE | Dec 17, 23:18

  • SMIC Shenzhen 8-inch fab goes into operation

    Bits + chips | Dec 17, 20:43

  • Digitimes Research: Global LED light bulb shipments in 2015 to reach 1.81 billion units

    LED | Dec 17, 20:18

  • Acer founder says current CEO will be next chairman

    Before Going to Press | Dec 17, 21:23

  • Qualcomm, MediaTek to diversify foundry sources

    Before Going to Press | Dec 17, 21:22

  • Global storage market to reach US$38 billion in 2014, says Western Digital

    Before Going to Press | Dec 17, 21:22

  • Taiwan OEM/ODMs advised to invest in startups to transform or upgrade operations

    Before Going to Press | Dec 17, 21:21

  • Unitech expands HDI-board capacity

    Before Going to Press | Dec 17, 21:20

  • SMIC Shenzhen 8-inch fab goes into operation

    Before Going to Press | Dec 17, 20:31

  • Microsoft rumored to make head-worn gaming device in 2015

    Before Going to Press | Dec 17, 19:57

  • ITRI, Netherlands-based TNO cooperate to set up international 3D printing R&D platform

    Before Going to Press | Dec 17, 19:47

Pause
 | 
View more
Advantest
Analysis of China revised domestic semiconductor industry goals
Greater China touch panel shipment forecast through 2015
  • Wireless broadband developments in Southeast Asia markets

    As of 2013, the 10 ASEAN nations had a total of over 700 million mobile subscriptions, with the CAGR from 2003-2013 reaching 24%. This Digitimes Research Special Report analyzes the various mobile broadband markets in ASEAN and looks at the respective trends in 4G LTE development for those markets.

  • Greater China touch panel shipment forecast through 2015

    This Special Report provides forecasts through 2015 for Greater China touch panel shipments with breakdowns based on technology (glass, film, resistive), application (smartphone, NB and tablet) and by firm.

  • 2014 global tablet demand forecast

    This report analyzes the main players, their strategies and shipments forecasts for 2014, as well as other factors contributing to either growth or decline in various segments within the tablet market, with a particular focus on Apple, Google, Samsung, and Microsoft, along with whitebox vendors.