Taiwan large-size LCD panels – 4Q 2017Tuesday 13 February 2018
Taiwan's large-size LCD panel shipments returned to the growth track in 2017, rising 2.7% on year to reach 237.64 million units.
Taiwan small- to mid-size LCD panels – 4Q 2017Tuesday 13 February 2018
Taiwan's LCD panel makers were able to maintain stable shipments in the fourth-quarter 2017 traditional low season, thanks to strong demand for 18:9 smartphone applications.
Taiwan small- to mid-size LCD panels – 3Q 2017Monday 13 November 2017
Taiwan panel makers saw strong orders for 18:9 all-screen smartphone applications in the third quarter, during which their 6G LTPS production capacity also increased.
Taiwan large-size LCD panels – 3Q 2017Thursday 9 November 2017
Taiwan saw its worldwide shipment share drop in the third quarter as a result of growing competition from China panel makers who have been aggressively expanding their capacity.
Taiwan large-size LCD panels – 2Q 2017Thursday 10 August 2017
The large-size LCD panel market has reached maturity, and no significant growths are expected for Taiwan's makers in 2017.
Taiwan small- to mid-size LCD panels – 2Q 2017Thursday 3 August 2017
Reduced production for feature phone panels to make room for smartphone applications contributed to a significant drop in small- to medium-size LCD panel shipments from Taiwan's makers in the second quarter of 2017.
Taiwan large-size LCD panels – 1Q 2017Monday 8 May 2017
Taiwan's notebook panel shipments had the best results of all application segments in the first quarter of 2017, as clients placed orders in advance for their second-quarter production. But this means Taiwan's notebook panel shipments will see limited growth...
Taiwan small- to mid-size LCD panels – 1Q 2017Monday 8 May 2017
Taiwan's small- to medium-size panel shipments were much better than expected in the first quarter of 2017, thanks to stable demand for feature phones and the ramping up of production at new 6G panel lines.
Taiwan small- to mid-size LCD panels – 4Q 2016Friday 17 February 2017
The fourth quarter is usually the low season for the small- to medium-size LCD panel industry, but significant demand for feature phone applications boosted Taiwan's shipments in fourth-quarter 2016.
Taiwan large-size LCD panels - 4Q 2016Wednesday 8 February 2017
Taiwan-based makers' large-size LCD panel shipments dropped 2.3% in 2016, worse than the average global decline of 1.1%, due to competition from China makers. Challenges from China competitors have been growing.
Taiwan large-size LCD panels – 3Q 2016Friday 18 November 2016
Shortages in the large-size panel market sent prices climbing and device vendors stocking up extra panel inventory in the third quarter of 2016. But demand for large-size panels will weaken in the fourth quarter as device vendors have already built up sufficient...
Taiwan small- to mid-size LCD panels – 3Q 2016Tuesday 15 November 2016
The small- to medium-size LCD panel market saw shortages in the third quarter as makers reduced their capacity for the segment. But supply will improve in the fourth quarter as demand weakens due to seasonality.
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.
Panel makers to continue ramping up AMOLED production capacityWednesday 17 January 2018
Samsung Display and other panel makers are expected to commit more investments to ramp up their capacity for flexible AMOLED displays as such screens have become mainstream technology for smartphones and smartwatches, according...
Demand for mobile medical care to take offTuesday 16 January 2018
Along with mature development of ECG (electrocardiography) and PPG (photoplethysmograph) sensing technologies, ICT firms are keen on developing monitoring devices for use in mobile medical care, which is expected to see...
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...