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  • Last update: Friday 22 May 2015 [1113 news items]

AUO denies rumors of potential merger with Innolux

May 22, 11:22

AU Optronics (AUO) has disputed rumors that it will merge with fellow Taiwan maker Innolux. AUO said such rumors are not true and that company operations will continue as normal.

Ultra HD TV panel shipments reach 16% penetration in April, says WitsView

May 19, 15:16

In April 2015, Ultra HD (4K) TV panel shipments from the six major panel makers globally reached 3.1 million units to represent a 16% penetration, up 4.4% on month, according to Wi...

Commentary: AUO management transition and what it means for the company

May 14, 14:40

AU Optronics' (AUO) financial performance has recovered over the last two years driven by new strategies set by president Paul Peng. As a result, AUO has assigned Peng to take over...

Paul Peng replaces KY Lee as AUO chairman

May 12, 14:44

AU Optronics (AUO) chairman KY Lee resigned from his position on May 11, 2015 with the company's board of directors having elected company president Paul Peng to take over the chairman...

Paul Peng (left) and KY Lee (right)

AUO sees April revenues decrease

May 7, 15:59

AU Optronics has announced its consolidated revenues for April 2015 reached NT$30.54 billion (US$990 million), down by 12.2% from the previous month and down 7.3% compared to the...

AUO reports decline in 1Q15 performance

Apr 28, 22:14

AU Optronics (AUO) has reported its first-quarter 2015 revenues dropped 9.6% on quarter to NT$95.3 billion (US$3.13 billion) while its operating margin reached NT$14.35 billion. The...

AUO talks strategy as China makers expand facilities

Apr 28, 21:23

In light of increasing production capacity from China-based makers, with recently announced plans by BOE to construct new 8.5G and 10.5G fabs, AU Optronics (AUO) will continue to...

AUO to supply Apple with panels for iPhone, says report

Newswatch - Apr 21, 15:21

AU Optronics (AUO) will reportedly sign an agreement with Apple to will supply the vendor with panels for the iPhone, according to a report from TechNews.

AUO, Innolux not affected by Taiwan earthquake

Apr 20, 15:25

After witnessing a 6.3 magnitude earthquake in Taiwan on the morning of April 20 that shook most of the island including main panel production areas, panel makers including AU Optronics...

AUO may face additional fines and probation for failing to comply with guidelines following price fixing scandal, says report

Apr 14, 15:27

AU Optronics (AUO) could face a US$1 billion fine and five years of probation for allegedly failing to implement compliance policies after the panel maker was convicted of conspiring...

AUO March revenues increase

Apr 8, 14:12

AU Optronics (AUO) has announced its unaudited consolidated revenues reached NT$34.80 billion (US$1.12 billion) for March 2015, up by 22.7% on month and up 2.3% on year. Consolidated...

AUO to showcase new technologies at CITE 2015

Apr 7, 15:17

AU Optronics (AUO) has announced it will participate in China Information Technology Expo (CITE) 2015 from April 9-11 in Shenzhen. AUO will showcase its full array of Ultra HD (4K)...

AUO eyeing QD panel development in 2015, says report

Newswatch - Mar 12, 22:58

AU Optronics (AUO) is eyeing Quantum Dot (QD) panel development for 2015 and is pushing 75- and 85-inch Ultra HD (4K) QD units, according to a report from Liberty Times Net

AUO pushing 5 major selling points for panels

Mar 12, 14:40

For 2015, AU Optronics (AUO) is pushing five major selling points for its panels to boost product demand. The points are Ultra HD resolution - AUO will upgrade all sizes of its panels...

AUO revenues fall 11.8% sequentially in February

Mar 6, 14:19

AU Optronics (AUO) has announced its unaudited consolidated revenues reached NT$28.35 billion (US$902.07 million) for February 2015, down by 11.8% on month and up by 0.6% on year.

AUO recruiting 1,500 new engineers

Mar 5, 22:11

AU Optronics (AUO) is pushing hard with its plans to recruit new talent for 2015 and estimates it will hire 1,500 new engineers over the year, according to the company.

AUO purchases 100% stake in color filter affiliate Toppan CFI

Feb 12, 21:18

AU Optronics (AUO) has announced it has spent NT$4.429 billion (US$140.56 million) to purchase a 100% stake in its color filter affiliate Toppan CFI.

AUO, Innolux expect global Ultra HD TV shipments in 2015 to reach 23-25 million units

Feb 12, 14:50

TFT-LCD panel makers AU Optronics (AUO) and Innolux are optimistic about global demand for Ultra HD LCD TVs and expect global shipments in 2015 to reach 23-25 million units.

AUO January revenues up on year

Feb 6, 14:49

AU Optronics (AUO) has announced its unaudited consolidated revenues reached NT$32.14 billion (US$1.02 billion) for January 2015, down 4.6% on month and up by 1.7% on year.

AUO, Samsung and Sharp eyeing 4K handset panel production in 2015

Feb 5, 22:13

AU Optronics (AUO) has received orders from five major China handset vendors for Ultra HD (4K) handset panels and expects to mass produce the technology by the end of 2015, according...

AUO to increase production capacity at Taiwan 8.5G facilities

Jan 30, 11:32

AU Optronics (AUO) will increase monthly production capacity at its 8.5G facilities in Houli, Taiwan by 25,000-30,000 substrates a month, which will fully roll out in 2016, according...

AUO aims at 30% share in global curved Ultra HD TV panel shipments in 2015

Jan 30, 10:59

AU Optronics (AUO) aims to hold a 30% share in global curved Ultra HD TV panel shipments in 2015, according to Michael Tsai, VP with the company's display business group.

AUO reports declines in 4Q14 and 2014 performance

Jan 29, 16:12

AU Optronics (AUO) has announced revenues in the fourth quarter of 2014 were NT$105.45 billion (US$3.37 billion), down 1.3% from the previous quarter. Gross profit was NT$15.62 billion,...

AUO to recruit 1,500 new engineers

Jan 26, 14:27

In an effort to bump up R&D and further compete in the market going into 2015, AU Optronics (AUO) will recruit 1,500 new engineers.

AUO to supply Full HD panels for Meizu's m1 Note smartphone

Jan 15, 14:32

AU Optronics (AUO) will act as the main provider of 5.5-inch Full HD panels to China-based Meizu for its m1 Note smartphone, according to industry sources.

AUO reports 2% on-year decline for 2014

Jan 8, 15:26

AU Optronics (AUO) has announced its unaudited consolidated revenues in December 2014 reached NT$33.68 billion (US$1.05 billion), down 3.1% on month and up 0.9% on year. Consolidated...

AUO, Innolux expected to see more orders for Ultra HD TV panels

Dec 17, 11:46

As Japan-based vendors including Sony and Panasonic and China-based vendors have been actively promoting Ultra HD LCD TVs, Taiwan-based AU Optronics (AUO) and Innolux are expected...

Digitimes Research: AUO, BOE top panel makers in operating margin

Dec 17, 11:22

Among the global top-10 TFT-LCD panel makers, Taiwan-based AU Optronics (AUO) and China-based BOE Technology posted the highest January-September 2014 operating profit margin of 9.1%,...

Panel makers in Greater China should increase cooperation, says AUO president

Dec 16, 11:37

Panel makers from across the Taiwan Strait should emphasize more on cooperation in terms of technology, capital, supply chains and downstream vendors, according to AU Optronics (AUO)...

AUO president Paul Peng talks about panel developments in Greater China

AUO, Innolux extend production to medical applications

Dec 10, 12:29

TFT-LCD panel makers AU Optronics (AUO) and Innolux have extended production to panels for medical applications which, in comparison with panels for consumer applications, are mostly...

AUO reports decline in November performance

Dec 8, 11:21

AU Optronics (AUO) has announced its consolidated revenues reached NT$34.773 billion (US$1.11 billion) for November 2014, down 6% on month and 1.8% on year.

AUO, Innolux not affected by water supply cut

Dec 2, 11:35

While the Taiwan government has reduced water supply to industrial users at night due to water availability issues, TFT-LCD panel makers AU Optronics (AUO) and Innolux have indicated...

AUO reports October 2014 consolidated revenues

Nov 7, 14:13

AU Optronics (AUO) has announced its consolidated revenues reached NT$36.99 billion (US$1.2 billion) for October 2014, up 3.9% on month and 9.1% on year.

AUO to expand 8.5G capacity for TV panels in 2015

Nov 4, 15:27

AU Optronics (AUO) has plans to allocate capital in 2015 to expanding production at 8.5G facilities for TV panel applications, according to industry sources.

AUO reports a 17-quarter high net profit of NT$7.3 billion for 3Q14

Oct 29, 15:00

AU Optronics (AUO) has announced that its consolidated revenues in the third quarter of 2014 were NT$106.89 billion (US$3.52 billion), up 4.7% from the previous quarter. Gross profit...

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    AUO 5.7-inch WQHD AMOLED

    AUO showcased its 5.7-inch WQHD AMOLED display at the China Information Technology Expo & China Optoelectronics Display Expo 2014 (CITE & CODE 2014) in Shenzhen from April 10 to 12,...

    Photo: Company, Apr 16.

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    Photo: Company, Apr 16.

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    Photo: Alex Wolfgram, Aug 30.

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    Photo: Company, Apr 10.

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