Taiwan notebooks – 4Q 2017Friday 9 February 2018
Worldwide notebook shipments, not including detachable 2-in-1 devices, were weaker than expected and arrived at only around 41.15 million units in the fourth quarter of 2017, registering their first on-year decline after four consecutive quarters of on-year growths...
Taiwan handsets – 3Q 2017Tuesday 5 December 2017
Shipments of Nokia-branded devices to HMD Global continued to buoy Taiwan's handset shipments in the third quarter of 2017. HMD's manufacturing partner, Foxconn, benefited most.
Taiwan notebooks – 3Q 2017Monday 6 November 2017
The notebook industry still saw increased demand from the enterprise sector in the third quarter of 2017, but the shipment momentum in the consumer space continued to wane.
Taiwan handsets – 2Q 2017Thursday 24 August 2017
The revival of the Nokia brand by HMD Global is benefitting Taiwan's handset manufacturing sector. Orders for Nokia-branded feature phones have become a main growth driver for Taiwan's handset shipments.
Taiwan notebooks – 2Q 2017Wednesday 9 August 2017
Replacement demand from the North America and Europe enterprise sector for Windows 10 notebooks was rising in third-quarter 2017, during which Chromebook shipments also saw impressive growth.
Taiwan handsets – 1Q 2017Friday 19 May 2017
Taiwan's handset shipments have improved significantly thanks to feature phone orders from HMD Global.
Taiwan notebooks – 1Q 2017Friday 5 May 2017
Growing adoption of Windows 10 in the enterprise sector fueled notebook shipment growth on an annual basis in the first quarter of 2017.
Taiwan handsets – 4Q 2016Friday 3 March 2017
Taiwan's presence in the global handset market continues to shrink. Its share of global shipments is expected to drop below 2% in the first quarter of 2017.
Taiwan notebooks – 4Q 2016Tuesday 14 February 2017
The notebook market has been showing signs of recovery, with Taiwan makers seeing their first on-year shipment growth since first-quarter 2012 in fourth-quarter 2016.
Taiwan handsets - 3Q 2016Wednesday 30 November 2016
Taiwan handset makers had a disappointing third quarter in 2016 as a result of decreased ODM orders and low-than-expected performances of Taiwan's brand vendors.
Taiwan notebooks - 3Q 2016Wednesday 23 November 2016
Taiwan-based notebook makers saw significant increases in their shipments in the third quarter of 2016, as clients prepared for the year-end holiday shopping season. The fourth quarter will also mark the first time they have seen on-year shipment growth in four...
Taiwan handsets – 2Q 2016Friday 2 September 2016
Taiwan's handset shipments slipped 13.5% sequentially and 45.4% on year in the second quarter of 2016.
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...