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Technology may no longer become focus of motherboard competition

May 14, 21:50

Competition in the motherboard industry is expected to gradually turn to focus on each player's brand power and channel relationships as newly developed technologies are becoming...

China market: White-box handset makers using inferior parts and components for 3G smartphones

May 14, 16:20

China-based white-box handset vendors, which have been forced to stay in the 3G sector amid rising popularity of 4G LTE smartphones, reportedly are using inferior parts and components...

China Labor Day LCD TV sales decline, says WitsView

May 14, 15:38

LCD TV sales during the Labor Day holidays in China reached a total of 3.73 million units to represent a 10.2% on-year decline, according to WitsView. During the holidays, international...

Asustek increases Zenfone components orders to meet demand in China

May 14, 14:34

Asustek Computer is expected to attain its target global shipments of 10 million ZenFone smartphnes in 2014 as the devices are seeing significant demand in the China market, according...

Asustek ZenFone smartphones

China market: Sales of 4G LTE smartphones to reach 160-200 million units in 2014, says MediaTek

May 13, 21:44

The market for 4G LTE smartphones in China is expected to reach 160-200 million units in 2014, MediaTek has estimated. The solution vendor plans to launch its first 8-core 4G chip,...

Taiwan smartphone panel makers faced with heating competition in China market

May 13, 15:18

In view of fast growing demand from China-based smartphone vendors, JDI (Japan Display) and LG Display have lowered quotes to compete for orders for panels used in mid-range and high-end...

China market: Gigabyte cooperates with Tencent Games to promote gaming motherboards

May 13, 15:10

Gigabyte Technology on May 12 unveiled new G1-series gaming motherboards equipped with Intel 9-series chipsets (Z97, H97, etc.) in Beijing, northern China, through cooperation with...

Gigabyte Technology motherboards equipped with 9-series chipsets

China polysilicon makers disappointed by government anti-dumping tariffs

May 13, 14:11

Most of China-based polysilicon makers are disappointed with the punitive tariff rates their government is going to impose on polysilicon imports from the US, South Korea and Europe,...

Rising labor costs to impact notebook supply chain in 3Q14

May 12, 21:55

With several provinces and cities in China continuing to raise their minimum wages and some even planning to have another increase in July, notebook component suppliers are expected...

Chimei expects new production facilities in China to begin mass production at end of 2015

May 12, 21:40

Chimei Materials expects its new production facilities in China to begin mass production as of the end of 2015, which is expected to increase its customer proportion of China-based...

Digitimes Research: China panel makers lead in net profits

May 12, 14:38

BOE and China Star Optoelectronics Technology (CSOT) both have reported more than 8% in net profits in the first quarter of 2014, beating out Korea- and Taiwan-based panel makers,...

Taiwan-based handset ODMs buying more parts and components from suppliers in China

May 12, 12:17

Taiwan-based handset ODMs have been purchasing more handset components and parts from the supply chain in China in order to lower their production costs, according to industry sour...

Some Taiwan solar wafer makers mulling merger with China firms

May 9, 16:24

Major China-based solar wafer makers reportedly have contacted Taiwan-based fellow makers about the possibility of mergers. Taiwan-based makers, due to continued operating losses...

China market: Vivo to launch smartphone Xshot

May 9, 15:36

China-based smartphone vendor Vivo will launch Xshot, an Android 4.3 smartphone, in the China market in June, according to China-based media reports.

China vendors to rely on Taiwan high-end TV panels, says Innolux president

May 8, 14:14

As China's panel industry is expected to see significant increases in TV panel production capacity by 2015, many market observers claim Taiwan's TV panel industry is likely to be...

Digitimes Research: China smartphone application processor shipments to grow 13.6% sequentially in 2Q14

May 8, 10:39

Shipments of smartphone application processors in the China market are expected to grow 13.6% sequentially and 10.9% on year in the second quarter of 2014, according to Digitimes...

Digitimes Research: China touch panel makers see steep declines in 1Q14 shipments

May 8, 10:34

China touch panel makers' shipments to the handset, tablet and notebook segments dropped 19.9%, 13.5% and 44.7% respectively in the first quarter of 2014, according to Digitimes Research's...

China datacenter orders to be dominated by Taiwan server makers

May 7, 22:06

As China's datacenter market is seeing rapid growth, first-tier server brand vendors such as Hewlett-Packard (HP) and Dell are both aggressively trying to enter the industry. Since...

China PCB makers stepping into IC substrate sector

May 7, 21:49

China-based PCB maker Shennan Circuits has begun small-volume production of wirebond substrates with mass production to start in the third quarter of 2014. Fellow company Founder...

Taiwan-based IC suppliers scooping up orders from China

May 7, 15:39

Taiwan-based suppliers of ambient light sensors, LCD driver ICs, analog ICs, touch controller ICs and niche memory chips are set to enjoy booming sales in 2014 thanks to increasing...

Taiwan makers see orders for notebook touch panels shift to China

May 7, 15:37

Taiwan touch panel makers are losing orders for touch panels used in notebooks to makers in China due to price competition, according to industry sources.

HTC expects profitable 2Q14

May 6, 21:11

HTC expects operations in the second quarter of 2014 to swing to net EPS of NT$2.21-3 (US$0.073-0.099) mainly due to booming sales of its high-end HTC One (M8) and mid-range Desire...

China imposes anti-dumping, anti-subsidization tariffs on polysilicon imported from Europe

May 6, 14:50

China's Ministry of Commerce, based on its investigation of solar-grade polysilicon imported from member countries of the European Union, has decided to impose anti-dumping and anti-subsidization...

Digitimes Research: Smartphone application processor shipments in China dip over 4% sequentially in 1Q14

May 6, 10:38

Shipments of smartphone-use application processors in China slid 4.2% sequentially but grew 10.8% on year in the first quarter of 2014, according to Digitimes Research.

China mobile telecom carriers considering infrastructure joint venture, says reports

May 5, 14:13

China Mobile, China Telecom and China Unicom, three main mobile telecom carriers in China, have been evaluating the feasibility of establishing an infrastructure joint venture specifically...

China software industry posts January-March revenues over CNY742 billion, says MIIT

May 5, 10:33

China's software industry generated total revenues of CNY742.565 billion (US$121.69 billion) in January-March 2014, growing 20.9% on year, according to statistics from the Ministry...

Simplo Technology to expand component capacity in China

May 5, 10:31

Taiwan-based battery pack maker Simplo Technology will expand production capacity at its component factory in Changshu, eastern China, around the end of 2014, chairman Raymond Sung...

China handset vendors may face increasing patent complaints, say sources

May 2, 15:58

China-based handset vendors have begun strengthening their patent portfolio or establishing defensive alliances to fend off increasing threats of patent complaints from international...

Digitimes Research: China vendors to see smartphone shipments grow over 20% sequentially in 2Q14

May 2, 14:23

Shipments of smartphones by China-based vendors are expected to advance 21.3% sequentially to 97.4 million units in the second quarter of 2014, buoyed by the release of entry-level...

PV system installation in China may surge in 2H14, say Taiwan makers

Apr 30, 14:58

There is likely to be concentration of PV systems installed around China due to government-offered feed-in tariff subsidies in the second half of 2014, and consequently Taiwan-based...

China March mobile phone user base up to 1.248 billion, says MIIT

Apr 30, 10:36

There were 1.248 billion subscribers of mobile communication services in China as of the end of March 2014, growing 0.7% on month and 8.96% on year. 445.02 million (35.65%) were 3G...

PV systems installed in China in 2013 total 12.92GWp in capacity, says NEA

Apr 29, 18:31

PV systems installed in China in 2013 had a total power-generating capacity of 12.92GWp, consisting of 12.12GWp (95.81%) ground-mounted PV stations and 800MWp (6.19%) distributed...

Notebook makers brace for minimum wage hike in eastern China

Apr 29, 11:01

The minimum wage in Jiangsu Province, eastern China, is expected to hike by 14.86% from CNY1,480 (US$239) currently to CNY1,700 in July 2014, which will affect Taiwan-based notebook...

TV sales in China decline 10.5% in 1Q14, says AVC

Apr 28, 21:07

TV sales in China reached 10.9 million units in the first quarter of 2014, down 10.5% on year, according to findings from research firm AVC. The sales represented CNY$36.6 billion...

Lenovo to start dual-brand smartphone marketing

Apr 25, 15:31

Lenovo will adopt dual-brand marketing for smartphones in 2014, using the Motorola brand to sell mid-range to high-end models in the US and Western Europe, and selling entry-level...

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    Mobile + telecom | 2h 2min ago

  • TPCA urges Taiwan government to upgrade PCB industry

    Bits + chips | 2h 14min ago

  • TSMC to offer more wafer starts to MediaTek in 3Q14

    Bits + chips | 4h 10min ago

  • TPK sees 2Q14 gross margin drop sequentially

    Before Going to Press | 2h 50min ago

  • O-film Tech to acquire Shenzhen Temobi Science & Tech

    Before Going to Press | 2h 52min ago

  • PCB maker Apex completes capital expansion

    Before Going to Press | 3h 5min ago

  • Handset solution vendors may roll out 10-core CPUs in 2015

    Before Going to Press | 3h 16min ago

  • TPK posts 1H14 net EPS of NT$1.37

    Before Going to Press | 3h 16min ago

  • China market: Mainstream pricing for smart wireless routers stands at CNY100-200

    Before Going to Press | 3h 17min ago

  • More IC vendors to engage in merger or acquisition deals

    Before Going to Press | 3h 19min ago

  • Intel to launch Core M for use in notebook/tablet 2-in-1 models in 4Q14

    Before Going to Press | 3h 19min ago

  • Notebook thermal module makers eye business opportunities from electric vehicles

    Before Going to Press | 4h 28min ago

  • Career expects sales to peak in 4Q14

    Before Going to Press | 4h 29min ago

  • Acer sees booming sales of Chromebooks, says CEO

    Before Going to Press | 4h 37min ago

  • China PV module makers expected to ask Taiwan solar cell makers to offer incentives

    Before Going to Press | 4h 50min ago

  • LG launches cloud-based monitors

    Before Going to Press | 4h 51min ago

  • AUO able to produce 42- to 75-inch WCG curved Ultra HD TV panels

    Before Going to Press | 4h 53min ago

  • Touch Taiwan 2014 to take place in late August

    Before Going to Press | 4h 54min ago

  • Global Ultra HD TV penetration to reach at least 6-8% in 2014

    Before Going to Press | 4h 54min ago

  • Digitimes Research: Japan promoting service robots

    Before Going to Press | 4h 55min ago

  • Small- to medium-size China smartphone component makers under pressure of being forced out in 2H14

    Before Going to Press | 4h 56min ago

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