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Digitimes Research: China touch panel makers struggling with in-cell technology

Mar 24, 20:37

China touch panel makers are making slower-than-expected progress producing in-cell and on-cell touch panel technology during 2014, according to findings from Digitimes Research.

Smartphone supply chain seeing increased orders from China handset vendors

Mar 24, 20:35

The smartphone supply chain is seeing increased orders from China handset vendors, most notably for 4G units, according to industry sources.

EU to lower floor price for China-made PV modules, say reports

Mar 24, 15:14

The EU will lower the floor price for PV modules imported from China from EUR0.56 (US0.77)/W currently to EUR0.53/W beginning April 1, 2014, with the annual import quota remaining...

China market: Oppo launches new flagship smartphone family

Mar 21, 14:59

China-based handset vendor Oppo has launched a new flagship smartphone family, the Find 7 series, featuring high-resolution displays and high-performance cameras and targeting the...

China Mobile 2014 capex up 22% on year

Mar 21, 14:13

China Mobile, the largest mobile telecom carrier in China, has set aside a capex budget of CNY225.2 billion (US$36.6 billion) for 2014, increasing 21.8% mainly because its budget...

LCD TV market in China expected to drop to 45 million units in 2014

Mar 19, 13:43

The LCD TV market in China is expected to drop from 48 million units in 2013 to about 45 million units in 2014, according to market observers.

Australia, Japan reportedly mulling anti-dumping probes against China PV makers

Mar 19, 11:41

The Australia and Japan governments reportedly are considering launching anti-dumping and anti-subsidization investigations of PV products imported from China, according to China-based...

China market: Second-tier China handset vendors plan to request anti-trust probe into Android licensing

Mar 18, 14:38

Some second-tier and small China-based handset vendors feel that Google has unreasonably high charges for some applications under the Android platform, and therefore plan to request...

China market: Smartphone sales over 97 million units in 4Q13, says Analysys

Mar 18, 14:21

There were 106.83 million handsets sold in the China market during fourth-quarter 2013, growing 4.1% sequentially and 54.8% on year. Smartphones accounted for 97.63 million units,...

China market: Booming online smartphone sales to affect vendor rankings

Mar 18, 12:24

Efforts by China-based smartphone vendors to push sales through online trading is likely to result in significant impacts on sales volumes and vendor rankings in the China market...

Unimicron Technology plans to set up factory in central China

Mar 17, 21:58

Taiwan-based PCB maker Unimicron Technology on March 17 announced the signing of an investment agreement with the government of Huangshi City, central China, for a plan to establish...

China handset vendors will account for over 50% of mobile handset sales in 2015, says ABI Research

Mar 17, 15:03

China-based handset vendors will account for over 50% of mobile handset sales in 2015. China-based vendors accounted for 38% of mobile handset shipments in 2013 and the ongoing shift...

China exports 16GWp of PV modules in 2013

Mar 17, 11:33

China-based makers exported 16GWp of PV modules worth US$10 billion in 2013, with Europe being the largest market accounting for 30% of the volume, Japan 22% and the US 10%, according...

China market: K-Touch launches secondary brand for smartphones

Mar 14, 15:39

Following the steps of fellow companies Huawei, Coolpad and Gionee, China-based Beijing Tianyu Communication Equipment, the vendor of K-Touch brand smartphones in China, has launched...

Global TV market contracts for second straight year in 2013, says IHS

Mar 14, 11:16

The global TV market shrank in 2013 for the second year in a row after total shipments declined by 6% from already soft 2012 levels, accompanied this time by a rare deceleration in...

China Mobile requires 5-mode support for TD-LTE smartphones

Mar 14, 11:08

China Mobile requires that all TD-LTE smartphones to be certified beginning May 31, 2014 support five mobile communication standards: TD-LTE, FDD LTE, TD-SCDMA, WCDMA and GSM, according...

Supply chains expect weak demand for TV component orders as May 1 holiday in China approaches

Mar 13, 20:01

Supply chains are expecting weak demand for TV component orders as the May 1 holiday period in China approaches, according to industry sources.

China IC backend service companies migrating to advanced processes

Mar 13, 16:08

More IC testing and packaging companies in China are expected to migrate to advanced processes following Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corporation (SMIC) and Jiangsu Changjiang...

China market: Huawei Device, Coolpad launch 7-inch phablets at below CNY2,000

Mar 12, 20:56

Huawei Device and Coolpad have launched 7-inch Android 4.2 phablets (smartphone-tablet hybrids), the Honor X1 and 9976A, for sale in the China market at below CNY2,000 (US$326).

China market: FPD TV sales decrease in 4Q13, says Analysys

Mar 12, 11:44

There were 10.06 million FPD TVs sold in the China market during fourth-quarter 2013, decreasing 9.4% sequentially, and 5.66 million units of them were smart TV models, according...

China makers urge government to set floor price for polysilicon from Europe

Mar 12, 11:40

China-based polysilicon makers are poised to recommend that the China government set a floor import price of US$26/kg for Europe-produced polysilicon in place of imposing anti-dumping...

The developments of the security solutions market in Greater China: Q&A with EverFocus product marketing manager Tony Lin

Mar 12, 11:28

The security solutions market is an increasingly important market as the IT industry develops and security concerns strengthen. In Taiwan, security solutions providers such as EverFocus...

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China TV vendors expected to drop pricing by 10% for new Ultra HD TVs released in 2014

Mar 11, 22:03

China TV vendors are expected to drop pricing by 10% for new Ultra HD TVs released in 2014, according to industry sources.

Acer, Asustek increase tablet orders to China ODMs, say Taiwan makers

Mar 11, 20:30

Acer and Asustek Computer have increased tablet orders released to China-based ODMs, according to Taiwan-based supply chain makers.

Digitimes Research: China touch panel makers to see shipments drop 5% in 1Q14

Mar 11, 15:22

China makers shipped 148.8 million touch panels in the fourth quarter of 2013, according to the latest Digitimes Research China Touch Panel Tracker. Digitimes Research predicts that...

Consumer electronics market tumbles in China as major device shipments slide in 2013, says IHS

Mar 11, 14:37

China's consumer electronics market declined in 2013 as demand for products like TVs and digital still cameras decelerated, compelling the country's makers to devise new strategies...

China market: B2C transactions top CNY194 billion in 4Q13, says Analysys

Mar 11, 14:22

In the China market, B2C (business to customer) shopping portals generated total sales of CNY194.65 billion (US$31.95 billion) during the fourth quarter of 2013, growing 19.9% on...

Retailers in China drop LCD TV pricing by 30%

Mar 10, 15:31

Certain retailers in China are reportedly cutting prices for LCD TVs by as much as 30% in order to clear out inventories, according to industry sources.

Digitimes Research: China smartphone vendors rely on international brands for overseas expansion

Mar 10, 14:59

China-based smartphone players' shipments to markets outside of China currently account for 20% of their total volume. As demand from the local market - which has been their main...

Aleo as competitive as China PV module makers, says SAS chairman

Mar 10, 10:50

Germany-based PV module maker Aleo Solar AG is as competitive as China-based makers in terms of production cost in the Europe, Japan and US markets, MK Lu, chairman for Taiwan-based...

Cleanroom constructor UIS eyeing orders from China panel sector

Mar 7, 11:27

United Information Systems (UIS) is in talks with three China-based panel vendors about the supply of cleanroom equipment. The potential new orders could be worth up to NT$3-4 billion...

Digitimes Research: February LED bulb prices in China market down over 18%

Mar 6, 11:35

February average retail pricing for 7W LED light bulbs (equivalent to 40W incandescent ones) in the China market slipped 18.8% sequentially to CNY38.1 (US$6.2), and 9W ones (equivalent...

Ultra HD TV penetration rate in China expected to reach 20% in 2014

Mar 5, 22:02

The Ultra HD TV penetration rate in China is expected to reach 20% in 2014, according to market observers.

Japan PV vendors shifting outsourced production from Taiwan solar cell makers to China PV module makers

Mar 5, 20:58

Japan-based PV vendors, due to cost considerations and the depreciation of the Japanese yen, have been shifting from outsourcing solar cells production to Taiwan-based makers for...

China January mobile phone user base growing to 1.235 billion, says MIIT

Mar 5, 15:58

There were 1.235 billion subscribers of mobile communication services in China as of the end of January 2014, growing 0.5% on month and 10.08% on year. 419.24 million (33.94%) were...

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    Photo: Digitimes, Jan 7.

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    This Digitimes Research Special Report outlines and analyzes the key trends and players that are influencing the continued development of China large-size and small-to medium size TFT LCD panel industry, while providing related growth forecasts for the industry through 2016.

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    TD-LTE has become the mainstream global choice for the construction of 4G asymmetric frequency spectrum networks. This Digitimes Research Special Report examines the current global status of TD-LTE, and forecasts developments in the TD-LTE supply chain in China and worldwide through 2016.