Taiwan LCD TVs – 4Q 2017Wednesday 21 February 2018
Asia overtook North America to become Taiwan LCD TV suppliers' largest market in the fourth quarter of 2017, as a result of dramatic increases in shipments to China of Foxconn-made Sharp's LCD TVs.
Taiwan LCD TVs – 3Q 2017Tuesday 14 November 2017
Shipments to North America saw significant growth in the third quarter of 2017 because of seasonality. Year-end holiday promotions are expected to drive up Taiwan's LCD TV shipments in the fourth quarter.
Taiwan LCD monitors – 3Q 2017Tuesday 7 November 2017
After four consecutive quarters of on-year declines, Taiwan's monitor shipments finally rebounded in the third quarter of 2016, thanks to significant increases in shipments from TPV and weakened competition from China-based BOE.
Taiwan LCD TVs – 2Q 2017Monday 14 August 2017
Taiwan TV makers' shipments to some of their China-based clients were weakened by rising LCD panel prices in the second quarter of 2017, during which shipments to China's financially-troubled LeEco had mostly stopped.
Taiwan LCD monitors – 2Q 2017Thursday 3 August 2017
The worldwide LCD monitor market continues to shrink with Taiwan makers seeing more competition from China firms.
Taiwan LCD TVs – 1Q 2017Thursday 11 May 2017
Taiwan shipped only 6.74 million LCD TV shipments in the first quarter, the lowest quarterly performance since the third quarter of 2009's 5.81 million units, with the total representing a sharp 33.2% sequential decline.
Taiwan LCD monitors – 1Q 2017Friday 28 April 2017
Taiwan's LCD monitor shipments slipped under the 20 million threshold in the first quarter of 2017, slipping 6.2% on year to reach only 18.21 million units, as demand for LCD monitors remained weak. LCD monitor demand is unlikely to see any major recovery and...
Taiwan LCD TVs – 4Q 2016Monday 20 February 2017
Asia is becoming more important for Taiwan's LCD TV makers. Asia's share of their shipments has increased to a level comparable to that for North America.
Taiwan LCD monitors – 4Q 2016Monday 20 February 2017
The LCD monitor market has yet to hit bottom, with Taiwan makers expected to see their shipments continue to fall in the first quarter of 2017.
Taiwan LCD TVs – 3Q 2016Monday 28 November 2016
Taiwan LCD TV makers saw some impacts from panel shortages in the third quarter of 2016, but their shipments still managed to achieve significant growth thanks to demand from the North America market.
Taiwan LCD monitors – 3Q 2016Friday 25 November 2016
Taiwan's LCD monitor shipments hardly grew in the third quarter of 2016, traditionally the peak season for the sector, as orders from HP and Dell dropped.
Taiwan LCD monitors – 2Q 2016Tuesday 16 August 2016
In terms on-year growth, the rebound that Taiwan's LCD monitor makers saw in their shipments in the first quarter of 2016 proved to be just a short break in a decline trend that continued in the second quarter. Such a trend is expected to continue through the...
Samsung Galaxy S9 devices to feature SLP, dual-lens cameras, Digitimes Research saysFriday 23 February 2018
Samsung Electronics' forthcoming Galaxy S9 and S9+, which are expected to be unveiled at MWC 2018, are likely to employ substrate-like PCB (SLP) products to enable more space for components such as dual-lens camera modules...
Top-5 notebook vendors see on-month shipment declines in January, Digitimes Research saysFriday 23 February 2018
Global notebook shipments (Wintel-based models) by the top-five brands and top-three ODMs suffered declines on month in January due to seasonality, according to Digitimes Research.
Worldwide tablet shipments to reach new low in 1Q18, says Digitimes ResearchMonday 5 February 2018
Worldwide tablet shipments totaled around 46 million units in the fourth quarter of 2017, better than Digitimes Research's original forecast thanks to increasing demand from year-end holidays. Both brand and white-box tablet...
China smartphone shipments to fall over 30% on quarter in 1Q18, says Digitimes ResearchFriday 2 February 2018
Smartphone shipments in the China market are likely to decline over 30% sequentially in the first quarter of 2018 after such shipments expanded nearly 10% on quarter to 199.8 million units in the October-December period...
CoWoS, SiP to be key packaging processes for AI chipsWednesday 31 January 2018
High performance computing (HPC) will become the most crucial platform in the development of process technologies for AI (artificial intelligence) chips, and CoWoS (chip on wafer on substrate) and SiP (system in package)...
Global 1Q18 server shipments to be flat, says Digitimes ResearchTuesday 30 January 2018
Worldwide server shipments in the first quarter of 2018 are expected to stay flat or drop slightly due to seasonal impact, but demand from large-size datacenter clients will remain strong.
Apple developing 4 next-generation iPhone projects, says Digitimes ResearchFriday 26 January 2018
Apple has been developing four next-generation iPhone projects: a 5.7- to 5.8-inch LCD device; a 6.0- to 6.1-inch LCD device; a 6.0- to 6.1-inch OLED device; and a 6.4- to 6.5-inch OLED device, according to Digitimes Research...
Commercialized foldable panels likely to come in 2018, says Digitimes ResearchWednesday 24 January 2018
Year 2018 could become the beginning of the commercial application of foldable panels as Samsung Display has unofficially unveiled its 7.3-inch foldable (in-folding type) OLED panels at the recently concluded CES 2018,...
China foundry houses to continue ramping up capacityFriday 19 January 2018
The China government is expected to continue to push its wafer foundry houses to further expand their production capacity in coming years as it has clearly set a goal for raising the country's IC self-sufficiency rate to...
Global production value for automotive electronics to rise at CAGR of 5.4% during 2018-2022Thursday 18 January 2018
The global production values for automotive electronics and semiconductors will increase at CAGR of 5.4% and 7% respectively during 2018-2022, significantly higher than the 2% CAGR for car production in the same period.
Taiwan server shipment forecast and industry analysis, 2018Monday 8 January 2018
In 2018, global server shipments will grow 8.5% to reach 13.73 million units. Digitimes Research estimates server shipments worldwide will grow at a CAGR of 6.5% during the period 2017-2022, with growth mainly driven by large-scale data centers and the China...
China AMOLED panel capacity expansion forecast, 2016-2020Thursday 8 June 2017
This Digitimes Research Special Report examines the China AMOLED industry, focusing on the expansion capacity of the makers, the current implementation plans of major smartphone vendors in the market and the technological hurdles faced by China's makers.
Taiwan server shipment forecast and industry analysis, 2017Wednesday 31 May 2017
According to surveys and analyses conducted by Digitimes Research, revenues generated from sales of server motherboards, servers, storage systems and related network system equipment by Taiwan-based vendors rose 4.8% on year to reach NT$555.8 billion (US$18.79...