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China market: Smartphone vendors to buy more panels and other parts from local suppliers in 2017

Oct 21, 14:12

China-based smartphone vendors are expected to purchase more parts and components such as LCD panels from local suppliers for their smartphone production in 2017 amid their growing...

AUO to complete 32MWp PV installation in Taiwan in 2016

Oct 12, 11:09

AU Optronics (AUO) is setting up rooftop PV systems around Taiwan and will complete total PV installation capacity of 32MWp in 2016, according to the company.

A rooftop PV system at an AUO factory in southern Taiwan

AUO large-size panel shipments drop in September

Oct 7, 10:33

AU Optronics (AUO) shipped 9.87 million large-size panels in September 2016, decreasing 4.9% on month, and 13.01 million small- to medium-size units, increasing 7.3% on month, according...

AUO shifts focus of competition from capacity to commercial value, says chairman

Oct 3, 15:54

As China-based competitors keep expanding production capacities, Taiwan-based AU Optronics (AUO) has been unable to maintain the status of being the globally third-largest LCD panel...

AUO chairman and CEO Paul Peng at a company event on October 1

AUO sells stake in Malaysia-based PV module maker

Sep 21, 11:02

TFT-LCD panel maker AU Optronics (AUO) has announced that its Singapore-based subsidiary AU Optronics Singapore Pte. has disposed of 1.129 billion common shares of AUO SunPower Sdn...

AUO large-size panel shipments rise 15% in August

Sep 8, 11:23

AU Optronics (AUO) has disclosed it shipped 10.38 million large-size LCD panels in August, rising 15% on month, while its small- to medium-size panel shipments reached 12.13 million,...

Digitimes Research: Taiwan TFT-LCD panel makers focus on in-cell development on TDDI technology

Sep 5, 21:07

Taiwan-based TFT-LCD panel makers AU Optronics (AUO), Innolux and Chunghwa Picture Tubes (CPT), at the Touch Taiwan 2016 taking place in Taipei during August 24-26, showed that they...

Innolux, AUO benefit from TV panel price hikes

Newswatch - Sep 5, 16:08

Due to tight supply and Samsung Electronics' large demand, September quotes for 40- and 43-inch LCD TV panels have risen by over US$10 per panel from August and, as Innolux is the...

OLED unlikely to replace LCD, says Innolux chairman

Aug 29, 15:23

While there is short global supply of OLED panels for smartphones and Samsung Display is expanding production capacity for such panels, TFT-LCD panel maker Innolux is skeptical of...

Panel shortages to remain until the end of 2016, say Innolux and AUO chairmen

Aug 25, 15:26

TFT-LCD panels of varying sizes for use in smartphones, notebooks, monitors and TVs are in significant short supply and the shortage is expected to remain until the end of 2016 at...

Innolux, AUO chairmen urge government to financially support panel makers

Aug 25, 11:40

Innolux chairman Wang Jyh-chau and AU Optronics (AUO) chairman Paul Peng, on the occasion of Taiwan president Tsai Ing-wen's visit to Touch Taiwan 2016 on August 24, called for government...

President Tsai Ing-wen and AUO chairman Paul Peng

AUO inaugurates 6G LTPS TFT-LCD factory in China

Aug 10, 11:16

AU Optronics (AUO) on August 9 unveiled its 6G LTPS TFT-LCD factory in Kunshan City, eastern China, with volume production to begin in the fourth quarter of 2016, according to the...

A 1,500x1,850mm glass substrate used at AUO 6G LTPS TFT-LCD factory in Kunshan

AUO sees slight decline in July revenues

Aug 9, 14:46

LCD panel maker AU Optronics (AUO) has announced consolidated revenues for July reached NT$26.84 billion (US$852.39 million), down 2.3% on month and 2.0% on year.

Samsung seeking TV panels from Innolux, AUO for 2017, says paper

Newswatch - Aug 8, 14:49

Visual Display Business president Kim Hyun Seok for Samsung Electronics recently talked with chairman Wang Jyh-chau for panel maker Innolux and chairman Paul Peng for AU Optronics...

AUO to combine wholly-owned subsidiary Taiwan CFI

Aug 8, 11:05

AU Optronics (AUO) will merge with Taiwan CFI, a color filter subsidiary, on October 1, 2016, according to AUO.

AUO to start 6G LTPS production in eastern China in 4Q16

Jul 28, 10:01

TFT-LCD panel maker AU Optronics (AUO) will begin production at its 6G LTPS panel plant in Kunshan, eastern China, in fourth-quarter 2016, said company president and COO Michael Tsai...

AUO reports operating profit for 2Q16

Jul 27, 14:46

AU Optronics (AUO) returned to profitability at the operating profit level in the second quarter of 2016, with consolidated revenues rising 12.6% sequentially to reach NT$80.09 billion...

AUO revenues down on year in June

Jul 7, 14:43

AU Optronics (AUO) has announced consolidated revenues for June 2016 reached NT$27.48 billion (US$848.25 million), up 2.6% on month but down 10.1% on year. Consolidated revenues for...

AUO cautious about investment in OLED, says chairman

Jun 17, 10:57

AU Optronics (AUO) will take a cautious attitude about how its investment in OLED can be recouped rather than trying to compete with fellow makers, according to company chairman and...

AU Optronics chairman and CEO Paul Peng

AUO May revenues up on month, down on year

Jun 8, 14:51

AU Optronics (AUO) has reported consolidated revenues of NT$26.795 billion (US$822 million) for May, increasing 3.80% on month but decreasing 14.12% on year, and NT$123.744 billion...

AUO presents AMOLED technology at SID Display Week 2016

May 26, 10:56

TFT-LCD panel maker AU Optronics (AUO) will present technical papers concerning AMOLED technology at SID's Display Week 2016 taking place in San Francisco during May 22-27, according...

AUO steps up production for flat bezel-less, curved-surface TV panels

May 9, 14:40

TFT-LCD panel maker AU Optronics (AUO) has revealed it started production of flat bezel-less TV panels in first-quarter 2016 and has become the globally second largest producer of...

AUO sees April revenues drop

May 6, 15:15

AU Optronics (AUO) has announced consolidated revenues for April 2016 reached NT$25.81 billion (US$796.61 million), down 1.7% on month and 15.5% on year.

AUO to recruit 3,000 employees in Taiwan

May 4, 11:11

TFT-LCD panel maker AU Optronics (AUO) has said it will recruit 1,000 engineers and 2,000 other workers in this year for the operation of its new production capacity in Taiwan.

AUO expects significant growth in 2Q16, says chairman

Apr 29, 15:42

TFT-LCD panel maker AU Optronics (AUO) saw operations rebound in March mainly due to emerging demand arising from the 2016 Summer Olympic Games in Brazil and the early May holiday...

AUO chairman and CEO Paul Peng

AUO reports NT$5.58 billion in net loss for 1Q16

Apr 28, 14:37

AU Optronics (AUO) has reported a net loss of NT$5.58 billion (US$172.53 million) for the first quarter of 2016 on consolidated revenues of NT$71.14 billion, which represents a sequential...

AUO, Innolux see March shipments grow sequentially

Apr 11, 11:06

TFT-LCD panel maker AU Optronics (AUO) has disclosed it shipped 9.55 million large-size panels used in TVs, monitors and notebooks and 14.74 million small- to medium-size units in...

AUO to deal out 2015 dividend of NT$0.35

Mar 11, 10:54

AU Optronics (AUO) will distribute a cash dividend per share of NT$0.35 for 2015, accounting for 68.63% of the corresponding net EPS of NT$0.51.

AUO reports decreased revenues for February

Mar 8, 15:04

AU Optronics (AUO) has announced its unaudited consolidated revenue of NT$20.57 billion for February 2016, down by 15.3% month-over-month and 27.5% year-over-year.

AUO sees more advantages for LTPS over OLED for now, says president

Mar 4, 11:21

Among panel technologies, LTPS TFT-LCD has the upper hand over OLED for the time being, according AU Optronics (AUO) president and COO Michael Tsai.

Taiwan earthquake causing aftershocks in LCD panel market

Mar 3, 16:44

With Taiwan LCD panel maker Innolux experiencing damage on production equipment producing 39.5-inch TV applications, some customers are shifting their orders to 40- and 43-inch panels,...

Taiwan earthquake may lead to price fluctuations in TV panel market

AUO to start production at 6G LTPS line in China in 3Q16

Feb 24, 12:07

TFT-LCD panel maker AU Optronics (AUO) is setting up a 6G LTPS TFT-LCD plant in Kunshan, eastern China, and will kick off first-phase production at the end of third-quarter 2016,...

AUO chairman and CEO Paul Peng

Panel makers and ODMs benefit from rising orders for Asustek high-end notebooks

Feb 17, 15:43

As competition in the high-end notebook market is expected to start heating up, Asustek Computer has been increasing its orders for high-end notebook models, benefiting its component...

Innolux, AUO January revenues down

Feb 15, 10:45

Panel maker Innolux saw January consolidated revenues of NT$21.085 billion (US$629 million) slip 20.2% on month and 41.51% on year, while fellow maker AU Optronics (AUO) had those...

AUO starts shipping bezel-less Ultra HD TV panels in 1Q16

Feb 5, 11:09

TFT-LCD panel maker AU Optronics (AUO) began shipping Ultra HD TV curved and flat panels without bezels for use in high-end LCD TVs in the first quarter of 2016 using GOA (gate driver...

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    AUO 65-inch 8K4K display

    AU Optronics (AUO) will showcase its 8K4K ultra high resolution TV display technology at Touch Taiwan 2016, a resolution that is 16 times full HD (7680 x 4320). The 65-inch display...

    Photo: Company, Aug 23.

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    AUO 144Hz 4K gaming monitor panel

    AUO has announced a 27-inch gaming monitor panel combining 144Hz high refresh rate and 4K resolution. The company said this high-end gaming monitor panel has been chosen by gaming...

    Photo: Company, Jun 3.

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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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    AUO Ultra HD curved panels

    AUO demonstrated a lineup of 42- to 65-inch Ultra HD curved LCD TV displays with wide color gamut at the China Information Technology Expo & China Optoelectronics Display Expo 2014...

    Photo: Company, Apr 16.

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    Taiwan Touch 2013: AUO 55-inch Ultra HD TV panel

    AU Optronics (AUO) displays its Ultra HD LCD TV panel technology at Touch Taiwan 2013. The 55-inch Ultra HD TV panel features 100% NTSC wide color gamut and is rumored to later be...

    Photo: Alex Wolfgram, Aug 30.

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