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AUO reportedly receives rush order for 65-inch TV panels from TCL

Newswatch - Oct 2, 15:53

AU Optronics (AUO) has obtained new orders from China TV vendor TCL for 65-inch TV panels, which is expected to contribute to the panel maker's revenues in the fourth quarter of 2015...

China makers to bump up 43-inch TV panel production

Sep 25, 14:52

LG Display and AU Optronics (AUO) have dominated the 43-inch TV panel segment but may face challenges as BOE and China Star Optoelectronics Technology (CSOT) as well as Samsung Display...

AUO operations normal despite accident

Sep 24, 10:26

AU Optronics (AUO) has said its operations remain normal despite a minor accident at one of its production plants in Taiwan where three workers were injured while doing maintenance...

China handset supply chain makers winning more orders from Xiaomi

Sep 24, 10:06

Makers in China's handset supply chain have geared up efforts to win component orders from Xiaomi Technology, affecting rival suppliers in Taiwan and Japan, according to industry...

Innolux, AUO deny rumors related to employee layoffs

Sep 22, 15:08

Rumors are spreading throughout Asia newspapers that AU Optronics (AUO) and Innolux will lay off employees due to a weakening panel market. However, both companies have responded...

AUO completes US$1.15 billion syndicated loan

Sep 14, 15:46

AU Optronics (AUO) has completed a syndicated loan worth NT$37.5 billion (US$1.15 billion) as of September 11, 2015, surpassing its original goal of NT$30 billion.

AUO reports August 2015 performance

Sep 7, 15:18

AU Optronics (AUO) has announced its consolidated revenues reached NT$30.49 billion (US$1 billion) for August 2015, up 11.3% from the previous month, and a decrease of 14.1% compared...

AUO and 3M announce new partnership

Aug 28, 11:43

AU Optronics (AUO) and 3M have announced a new technology alliance that combines AUO ALCD (advanced LCD) technology, 3M's quantum dot (QD) enhancement film made with quantum dots...

AUO developing high-end, value-added products amid rising competition, says chairman

Aug 27, 15:16

AU Optronics (AUO) expects the panel market to be weak in the second half of 2015. In order to combat weakening demand, the company will strengthen product value and also aim to further...

Touch Taiwan: AUO to exhibit ALCD TV panels

Aug 25, 15:24

AU Optronics (AUO) will exhibit new ALCD LCD TV displays at Touch Taiwan 2015 that integrate Ultra HD (4K) resolution, curved design, quantum dot (QD) wide color gamut, and HDR (high...

AUO spends NT$3.62 billion to acquire equipment from Marubeni

Stockwatch - Aug 24, 22:04

Taiwan-based panel maker AU Optronics (AUO) has announced it has spent NT$3.62 billion (US$109.71) to acquire panel manufacturing equipment from Japan-based Marubeni, according to...

Touch Taiwan: AUO to display new technologies

Aug 24, 21:55

AU Optronics (AUO) has announced several mobile device displays and technologies, including slim, light and power-saving displays for wearable devices, Ultra HD (4K) displays for...

AUO spends NT$1.57 billion to acquire LCD display manufacturing equipment

Stockwatch - Aug 20, 15:28

AUO has spent NT$1.57 billion (US$48.39 million) to acquire equipment for manufacturing LCD displays from Screen Finetech Solutions and ULVAC, according to a company filing with the...

AUO sells 3.5G LCD fab

Aug 11, 11:26

TFT-LCD panel maker AU Optronics (AUO) on August 10 announced the sale of L3A, a factory housing a 3.5G production line, to Wistron NeWeb, a Taiwan-based networking/communication...

AUO chairman Paul Peng

AUO to focus on higher-end products amid panel slowdown in 2H15

Aug 6, 14:23

The panel industry is expected to be weak in the second half of 2015. In light of this, AU Optronics (AUO) aims to keep its profits steady by producing TV panels that are larger-size,...

AUO reports July 2015 performance

Aug 6, 14:09

AU Optronics (AUO) has announced its consolidated revenues reached NT$27.39 billion (US$927.58 million) in July 2015, down 10.4% from the previous month, and a decrease of 23.4% compared...

AUO expects weak panel demand in 2H15

Jul 29, 14:47

AU Optronics (AUO) expects the panel market to be weak in the second half of 2015 due to customers adjusting reserves. This will affect the company's large-size panel shipments, which...

AUO sees revenues drop 3.1% in 2Q15

Jul 28, 14:28

AU Optronics (AUO) has announced its consolidated revenues in the second quarter of 2015 were NT$92.30 billion (US$2.93 billion), down 3.1% from the previous quarter. Gross profit...

AUO developing ALCD TV panels

Jul 27, 21:15

AU Optronics (AUO) is currently developing Advanced LCD (ALCD) 65-inch TV panels that combine quantum dot (QD), Ultra HD (4K) and HDR technologies, and plans to later release the...

4 major Taiwan panel makers all report revenue declines in 1H15

Jul 13, 16:11

Chunghwa Picture Tubes (CPT) has reported its June 2015 consolidated revenues reached NT$3.59 billion (US$115.83 million), down 3.4% on month and down 23.9% on year. For the first...

AUO reports June shipment figures

Jul 7, 21:54

AU Optronics (AUO) shipped 8.05 million large-size panels in June, down 7.1% on month, and 16.88 million small- to medium-size panels, up 4.8% on month.

Taiwan panel makers further down-talk merger possibilities

Jul 3, 12:17

Top representatives from both AU Optronics (AUO) and Innolux have further commented there is currently no likelihood the two will merge due to differentiation in market strategy,...

AUO setting up 21MWp rooftop PV systems in central Taiwan

Jun 17, 11:13

TFT-LCD panel maker AU Optronics (AUO) have been setting up rooftop PV systems with total installation capacity of 21MWp at its factories in central Taiwan, with the PV systems to...

PV systems set up by AUO on roofs of its factories in central Taiwan

AUO reports 10.8% on-year decline for May 2015 revenues

Jun 8, 14:04

AU Optronics (AUO) has announced its unaudited consolidated revenues for May 2015 reached NT$31.20 billion (US$1 billion), up by 2.2% from the previous month and down by 10.8% compared...

AUO discusses company strategy for 2015-2016

Jun 2, 20:54

AU Optronics (AUO) has outlined its company outlook for the rest of the year, which includes opening new production capacity in addition to hiring 1,500 new engineers.

AUO to debut new 4K smartphone display at SID Display Week

Jun 1, 15:04

AU Optronics (AUO) has announced it will participate in SID Display Week 2015 to be held from June 2-4 in San Jose, USA where it will debut 6-inch Ultra HD (4K) smartphone display...

China LCD TV vendors plan to procure 27-28 million Taiwan-produced panels in 2015, says CVIA executive

May 29, 11:18

China-based LCD TV vendors plan to procure 27-28 million TV panels worth US$4.5 billion from Taiwan-based panel makers, according to China Video Industry Association (CVIA) vice president...

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.

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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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    AUO 65-inch Ultra HD TV panel

    AU Optronics (AUO) is exhibiting a 65-inch Ultra HD TV panel at the China Information Technology Expo & China Optoelectronics Display Expo 2013 (CITE & CODE 2013) in Shenzhen from...

    Photo: Company, Apr 10.

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    AUO 55-inch switchable mirror display

    AU Optronics (AUO) is showcaing a 55-inch switchable mirror display for commercial purposes at the China Information Technology Expo & China Optoelectronics Display Expo 2013 (CITE...

    Photo: Company, Apr 10.

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