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  • Last update: Thursday 12 February 2015 [1097 news items]

AUO to focus on product differentiation strategies amid competition from China, says company president

Jan 27, 22:00

As rumors are spreading that China's government will increase LCD tariffs from 5% to 8% in 2014 coupled with expected pressure from production capacity expansion on China panel makers'...

AUO reports 4Q13 and fiscal year 2013 performance

Jan 27, 20:38

AU Optronics (AUO) has announced its consolidated revenues in the fourth quarter of 2013 were US$3.44 billion, down 4.1% from the previous quarter while its gross profit was US$257...

AUO announces mass production of 6-inch WQHD LCD smartphone panels

Jan 15, 21:59

AU Optronics (AUO) has announced it successfully started mass producing 6-inch WQHD LCD panels for smartphones in late 2013.

AUO 2013 consolidated revenues increase 10%

Jan 9, 15:21

AU Optronics (AUO) has announced its unaudited consolidated December 2013 revenues reached nearly NT$33.4 billion (US$1.1 billion), down by 5.7% on month and up by 4.2% on year. Consolidated...

BenQ to launch Ultra HD TVs in 2Q14

Dec 25, 14:32

BenQ will launch Ultra HD LCD TVs with refresh rates of 120Hz as soon as the second quarter of 2014, with panels to be supplied by affiliated AU Optronics (AUO), according to the...

AUO November large-size panel shipments up 13% on month

Dec 10, 21:53

AU Optronics (AUO) shipped 10.50 million 10-inch and above TFT-LCD panels and 13.74 million below 10-inch panels in November, respectively increasing 12.7% and decreasing 6.3% on...

China TV panel self-sufficiency rate expected to exceed 40% in 2014

Dec 4, 20:27

As the 8.5G production lines in China of BOE Technology, Samsung Display and LG Display have been increasing output, local supply of LCD TV panels as a percentage of China-based TV...

AUO not to call on Taiwan National Development Fund for assistance, says chairman

Nov 18, 16:11

Rumors are spreading in the market that panel maker AU Optronics (AUO) hopes the National Development Fund of Taiwan's Executive Yuan can assist AUO in future funding ventures amid...

AUO increases capex to adjust product portfolio

Nov 8, 10:29

AU Optronics (AUO) plans to increase capital expenditure (capex) by NT$1.76 billion (US$59.75 million) to make adjustments to its product portfolio as well as improving the quality...

AUO reports sequential decline in October revenues

Nov 7, 16:04

AU Optronics (AUO) has reported its consolidated revenues for October 2013 dropped 8.1% on month but rose 1.4% on year to reach NT$33.922 billion (US$1.15 billion), as its LCD panel...

AUO expects 4Q13 panel shipments to fall

Oct 30, 22:19

AU Optronics (AUO) expects its fourth-quarter large-size panel shipments to drop 6-9% on quarter. Small- to medium-size panel shipments will fall 10%, company president Paul Peng...

AUO net profit down in 3Q13

Oct 30, 14:47

AU Optronics (AUO) has reported that its third-quarter 2013 net profit decreased to NT$2.51 billion (US$85 million), compared with US$133 million for the previous quarter, saying...

Taiwan panel makers still competitive: Q&A with AUO president Paul Peng

Oct 22, 11:54

Taiwan-based TFT-LCD panel maker AU Optronics (AUO) saw its business operation swing from total net loss of more than NT$130 billion (US$4.3 billion) during 10 consecutive quarters...

AUO president Paul Peng

AUO reports flat September performance

Oct 9, 14:24

AU Optronics (AUO) has announced that its consolidated revenues of NT$36.897 billion (US$1.254 billion) for September 2013, down 0.7% sequentially but up 2.6% on year.

Innolux, AUO fear losses in TV panel segment during 4Q13

Oct 3, 10:47

Innolux and AU Optronics (AUO) of Taiwan are worried they may yet again face losses in the TV panel segment due to recent declines in TV panel pricing.

AUO expects growth from value-added products in 2013, says president

Sep 23, 15:33

AU Optronics (AUO) expects to see growth for its panel products used in Ultra HD, eTP, tablet, smartphone, public and vehicle applications during 2013, according to company president...

AUO to produce next generation eTP touch panels in 4Q13

Sep 16, 22:04

AU Optronics (AUO) is preparing to produce its second-generation eTP touch panel solutions in the fourth quarter of 2013.

Large-size OLED panel technology still needs years before posing a challenge to TFT LCD technology, says AUO president

Sep 16, 21:11

Large-size OLED panel technology is not expected to take over from TFT LCD panel technology in the next few years due to low yields and high costs, according to AU Optronics (AUO)...

AUO alters product mix as large-size panel pricing declines

Sep 16, 15:30

As large-size panel pricing has recently been on the decline, AU Optronics (AUO) is reportedly adjusting its product mix through increased Ultra HD TV panel and eTP touch panel production...

Vizio to launch Ultra HD TVs in 1Q14; 65-inch panels to come from AUO

Sep 11, 21:19

Vizio will reportedly launch a series of Ultra HD TVs in the first quarter of 2014, with 65-inch panels expected to come from AU Optronics (AUO).

AUO revenues, shipments grow in August

Sep 10, 14:51

AU Optronics (AUO) has announced its consolidated revenues in August 2013 reached over NT$37.15 billion (US$1.25 billion), up by 12.5% on month and up 5.8% on year.

Corning highlights technical collaboration with AUO at Touch Taiwan 2013

Aug 29, 15:02

Corning has announced a technical collaboration through its High Performance Displays organization with AU Optronics. Corning is exhibiting AUO's 5-inch HD720 AMOLED panels that feature...

Taiwan panel makers still hold advantages in product development over China makers, says AUO president

Aug 28, 21:48

Despite the rise of China panel makers in recent years, panel makers in Taiwan have about a year over the China makers in terms of product development and time to market, according...

AUO to showcase new technology at Touch Taiwan 2013

Aug 26, 16:10

AU Optronics (AUO) has announced its participation in Touch Taiwan 2013 (International Touch Panel and Optical Film Exhibition 2013) from August 28-30. With "Picture the Future...

Innolux, AUO see TV panel orders pick up in preparation for October 1 holidays

Aug 20, 20:42

Both Innolux and AU Optronics (AUO) are starting to see TV panel orders pick up and expect them to be strong throughout September due to TV vendors in China preparing for the nation's...

AUO, Innolux expect improved on-month performances in August 2013

Aug 9, 11:57

Both AU Optronics (AUO) and Innolux expect their revenues to pick up in the third quarter of 2013, according to industry sources.

AUO reports July 2013 consolidated revenues

Aug 8, 16:14

AU Optronics (AUO) has announced its preliminary consolidated July 2013 revenues reached NT$33.02 billion (US$1.1 billion), down 10.8% on month, but up 4.1% on year.

AUO optimistic about touch panel and LTPS TFT LCD panel shipments in 2H13, says president

Aug 2, 14:52

AU Optronics (AUO) is optimistic about its shipments of touch screen panels used in notebooks as well as its LTPS TFT LCD smartphone panel shipments in the second half of 2013, according...

AUO expects panel shipments to increase in August, optimistic about 4Q13, says president

Aug 1, 15:28

AU Optronics (AUO) expects to see panel shipments pick up in August 2013 due to demand in China, Europe and North America, according to company president Paul Peng.

AUO to develop new line of Ultra HD TV panels, says president

Aug 1, 14:52

AU Optronics (AUO) has plans to release a new line of wide color gamut Ultra HD TV panels that have improved saturation during the second half of 2013, according to company president...

AUO expects global Ultra HD TV shipments to reach only 1 million, says company VP

Jul 31, 21:24

While AU Optronics (AUO) does expect to continue seeing profits from the Ultra HD TV panel segment, the company estimates global Ultra HD TV shipments to only be around one million...

AUO reports 2Q13 financial results

Jul 31, 15:05

AU Optronics' (AUO) consolidated revenues in the second quarter of 2013 were US$3.74 billion, up 19.2% from the previous quarter. The company's gross profit was US$384 million, with...

Innolux and AUO to see steady shipments of low-priced touch screens in 3Q13

Jul 25, 15:44

Innolux and AU Optronics (AUO) both expect to see steady shipments of low-priced touch screens in the third quarter of 2013, according to industry sources.

Elan, EETI touch ICs to be featured in touch panel reference designs

Jul 25, 12:01

Touch controller IC design houses Elan Microelectronics and Egalax-empia Technology (EETI) will have their solutions incorporated in the touch panel reference designs provided by...

AUO sees on-year increase in revenues during 1H13 due to high-profit product strategy

Jul 10, 15:17

AU Optronics (AUO) saw revenues in the first half of 2013 top NT$206.5 billion (US$6.85 billion), up 17.2% on year. Industry sources said the increase was due to the company's strategy...

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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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    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

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    Photo: Company, Apr 10.

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