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Shipments of large-size monitors growing due to demand in China, says report

Oct 5, 15:12

Demand has shifted towards products with larger sizes in the 2015 LCD monitor market. According to WitsView, the share of models sized 23-inch and above in global monitor shipments...

Digitimes Research: China makers to see small- to medium-size panel shipments grow 15.5% in 2H15

Oct 5, 14:11

China panel makers' shipments of small- to medium-size panels in the second half of 2015 are expected to grow 15.5% over the first half of the year, which will also represent a 6.7%...

Digitimes Research: September LED light bulb prices up in China market

Oct 5, 11:37

September average retail pricing for 7W LED light bulbs (40W incandescent equivalents) in the China market increased 7.5% on month to CNY33.0 (US$5.2), while that for 9W models (60W...

China aims to complete electric vehicle power charging infrastructure by 2020

Oct 5, 11:21

The China government has set a goal of completing nationwide power charging infrastructure for electric vehicles in 2020, according to a China-based news agency.

Amazon new 7-inch tablets to benefit Taiwan, China supply chain makers

Oct 2, 15:12

Amazon has launched a new 7-inch tablet for sale at as low as US$49.99, a campaign which is likely to benefit supply chain makers in Taiwan and China, according to industry sources...

China hikes 2015 target PV installation capacity by 5.3GWp

Oct 2, 11:02

China's National Energy Administration (NEA) has upward adjusted target installation capacity for PV power-generating stations and distributed PV systems established around China...

Samsung AMOLED business to benefit from China smartphone demand in 2016

Oct 1, 16:31

Many China-based smartphone vendors are planning to use AMOLED in their high-end smartphones in 2016 and are looking to Samsung Display for panel supply as the maker continues to...

China exports LED lighting worth US$355 million to India in January-August

Oct 1, 10:21

China-based makers exported LED lighting products worth US$355 million in total to the India market during January-August 2015, hiking 76.61% on year, and the export value included...

Digitimes Research: China boosting economic transformation via developing IoT, big data, cloud

Sep 30, 15:40

In March 2015, China's Premier Li Keqiang announced the Internet of Things (IoT) plus concept, looking to accelerate industry transformation and will treat the concept as a new core...

China August mobile phone users reach 1.296 billion, says MIIT

Sep 30, 11:50

There were 1.296 billion subscribers of mobile communication services in China as of the end of August 2015, growing 0.12% on month and 2.30% on year, according to China's Ministry...

China software industry posts January-August revenues of over CNY2.7 trillion, says MIIT

Sep 30, 11:45

China's software industry generated total revenues of CNY2.708 trillion (US$434.5 billion) in January-August 2015, growing by 16.7% on year, according to the Ministry of Industry...

Weak demand causes 5% drop in TV sales in China during Mid-Autumn Festival and National Day, says report

Sep 29, 20:36

Combined TV set shipments of the six major China TV brands – Changhong, Hisense, Haier, Konka, Skyworth and TCL – will total 58.43 million in 2015, according to WitsView...

Motech China subsidiary obtains capacity through strategic investment

Sep 29, 10:18

Solar cell maker Motech Industries has had its China subsidiary Motech (Suzhou) Renewable Energy issue 17.828 million new shares for subscription by China-based solar cell and PV...

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...

China Unicom focuses on 4G mobile network deployment, says report

Sep 25, 11:44

China Unicom will temporarily stop expansion of 3G networks and concentrate investment on expanding 4G ones, according to China-based

Taiwan market: China smartphone vendor OnePlus withdraws from local market

Sep 25, 11:10

China-based smartphone vendor OnePlus has stopped marketing and delivery of its smartphones in the Taiwan market, saying the decision was made in consideration of its healthy growth...

Taiwan, China IT industries reach consensuses for cooperation for next 12 months

Sep 24, 15:53

The 12th Cross-Strait Information Industry and Technology Standards Forum hosted by Sinocon Industrial Standards Foundation, Chinese Electronics Standardization Association and China...

Taiwan, China makers plan to hike solar cell prices in October

Sep 24, 15:47

Taiwan- and China-based crystalline silicon solar cell makers, in view of strong demand, plan to increase quotes to above US$0.32/W and by 2-3% respectively in October, according...

Pegatron expands investments in chassis manufacturing subsidiary in China

Stockwatch - Sep 24, 15:46

Pegatron Technology has increased investments in its chassis manufacturing subsidiary in China under Casetek Holdings via its three investment subsidiaries. The investment totals...

China package companies generate a wave of acquisitions as consolidation of LED industry continues, says LEDinside

Sep 24, 10:28

The scale of China's LED package market is projected to expand 16% year on year to CNY61.4 billion (US$9.61 billion) in 2015, according to LEDinside. The growth of Chinese LED package...

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...

China white-box smartphone vendors lower prices to cope with increasing competition

Sep 23, 15:40

China-based white-box smartphone vendors, under increasing competition from vendors including Huawei Device, Lenovo, Xiaomi Technology and Coolpad as well as Samsung Electronics and...

China market: Xiaomi 4c smartphone launched

Sep 23, 12:18

Xiaomi Technology has unveiled a mid-range smartphone, Xiaomi 4c, for launch specifically in the China market on September 23.

Xiaomi 4c smartphone

China makers quote 10% lower for PERC PV modules

Sep 23, 12:16

China-based makers have quoted below US$0.7/W for 290W PV modules made of 60 PERC (passivated emitter and rear cell) monocrystalline silicon solar cells, 10% lower than prices offered...

Sysgration lands OEM orders for automotive battery modules from China

Newswatch - Sep 23, 11:54

Sysgration has obtained OEM orders for 8,000 battery modules worth NT$800 million (US$24.4 million) from a new energy vehicle maker based in northern China, with shipments to begin...

China market: establishment of power charging piles faced with problems

Sep 22, 15:51

While the China government has encouraged use of electric vehicles to reduce air pollution, establishment of power charging piles has been faced with a few problems, according to...

Connector maker Ant Precision to supply cable to Land Rover China

Sep 22, 15:16

Taiwan-based connector maker Ant Precision Industry has entered into the supply chain of Land Rover China and will supply car-use LED lighting cables. The company already started...

Grand Green Energy, Sunlux Energy jointly setting up thermal power plant in eastern China

Sep 22, 11:14

Grand Green Energy (GGE), a supplier of industrial-use thermal energy and thermal power-generating equipment, Sunlux Energy, which makes reclaimed solar-grade polysiliocn maker, are...

Egistec, Goodix receive fingerprint sensor orders

Sep 21, 15:44

Egis Technology (Egistec) has reportedly grabbed fingerprint sensor orders for Samsung's new Galaxy A8-series smartphones, while Goodix Technology is expanding its business in China...

China LED capacity expansion to lead to global chip oversupply in 2015

Sep 21, 11:33

Global supply of LED chips will be 22% in excess of demand in 2015 mainly because China-based LED epitaxial wafer and chip makers have been expanding production capacities, according...

Prices for China-made mainstream LED devices fall 50-60% in 2015

Sep 18, 11:13

Prices for 2835 LED devices, currently the mainstream specification among China-based LED packaging service providers, have dropped 50-60% so far in 2015 due to overcapacity, according...

SMIC to make Freescale chips designed specifically for China

Sep 18, 10:36

Freescale Semiconductor has announced that a series of its i.MX family of applications processors tailored to the China market will be manufactured at Semiconductor Manufacturing...

SMIC, China National Fund and Qualcomm sign letter of intent to invest in SJsemi

Sep 17, 11:21

Semiconductor Manufacturing International (SMIC) announced on September 16 that the company has signed a letter of intent with China Integrated Circuit Industry Investment Fund (CICIIF)...

Digitimes Research: Spreadtrum to push new AP for 2H15, threatening MediaTek and Qualcomm

Sep 15, 15:18

With cooperation with Intel, China-based smartphone application processor (AP) supplier Spreadtrum is expected to start pushing 64-bit 8-core 5-mode 4G products for the mid-range...

China, Taiwan-based IC foundries gearing up for MEMS market boom

Sep 14, 21:01

IC foundries based in China and Taiwan are all gearing up for rapid demand growth for microelectromechanical systems (MEMS) devices driven by a new wave of expansion for the Internet...

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    Before Going to Press | Oct 5, 21:33

  • Notebook vendors see growing notebook demand in October and November.

    Before Going to Press | Oct 5, 21:33

  • Inventec optimistic about new orders from Xiaomi

    Before Going to Press | Oct 5, 21:32

  • Inventec expects revenues to surpass US$20 billion in 2017

    Before Going to Press | Oct 5, 21:30

  • LandMark Optoelectronics September revenues hit record for 7th time straight

    Before Going to Press | Oct 5, 21:29

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    Haier Chromebook

    Haier, a major electronic product brand in China, showcased its Chromebook at Computex 2015. The company is mainly pushing its Chromebook into North America's education market.

    Photo: Joseph Tsai, Jun 11.

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    Aidmics iSperm inspection device for pig sperm

    At Computex Aidmics Biotechnology showcased its iSperm, which inspects pig sperm. It is a tool for animal husbandry. Aidmics said it has sold over 100 iSperm devices since its launch,...

    Photo: Julian Ho, Digitimes, Jun 10.

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    Asustek ZenFone series

    Asustek Computer has unveiled in Las Vegas its latest product lineup including the Intel-based entry-level ZenFone smartphone series, the new PadFone mini smartphone, the PadFone...

    Photo: Digitimes, Jan 7.

  • Xiaomi+3+smartphone

    Xiaomi 3 smartphone

    China-based vendor Xiaomi Technology on September 5 unveiled Xiaomi 3 (third-generation) smartphone in Beijing for launch in the China market in mid-October 2013. Xiaomi 3 has two...

    Photo: Company, Sep 9.

  • Huawei+Ascend+P6

    Huawei Ascend P6

    Huawei's Ascend P6 smartphone is 6.18mm thick, and powered by a 1.5GHz quad-core processor. It features a 4.7-inch HD in-cell display and a 5-megapixel front camera. The Huawei Ascend...

    Photo: Company, Jul 11.

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Taiwan server shipment forecast and industry analysis, 2015

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Analysis of China revised domestic semiconductor industry goals
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    As of 2013, the 10 ASEAN nations had a total of over 700 million mobile subscriptions, with the CAGR from 2003-2013 reaching 24%. This Digitimes Research Special Report analyzes the various mobile broadband markets in ASEAN and looks at the respective trends in 4G LTE development for those markets.

  • 2015 global tablet demand forecast

    This Digitimes Research Special Report provides a 2015 forecast for the global tablet market and analyzes the strategies of key market players such as Google, Apple, Intel, and Microsoft.

  • 2015 China smartphone panel trend forecast

    This Digitimes Research Special Report analyzes the strategies of key China-based major panel makers BOE, Tianma and IVO for attacking the different market segments through technology and pricing, and their relationship to local vendors Huawei, Lenovo, ZTE, Xiaomi and Coolpad.