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Ralink launches mobile Wi-Fi devices for handsets and portable consumer electronics products

Dec 1, 12:05

Ralink Technology has announced its entry into the mobile Wi-Fi market with the introduction of the RT8180 for cellular phones and the RT3180 and RT3680 for portable consumer electronics...

Elpida starts sampling 2Gb DDR3 SDRAM for consumer electronics

Nov 29, 13:52

Elpida Memory has begun sample shipments of its new 2-gigabit (2Gb) DDR3 SDRAM geared for use in consumer electrical appliances, according to the company, claiming it is the industry's...

Taiwan market: Sony to launch Bloggie Touch camcorder

Nov 17, 16:52

Sony has unveiled its Bloggie Touch series camcorder, the MHS-TS20K, for launch in the Taiwan market on December 1 at a recommended retail price of NT$8,990 (US$293) including a free...

NAND flash contract price decline intensifies

Nov 17, 01:45

NAND flash contract prices have continued to decline in early November 2010. Prices for 64Gb and 16Gb MLC products dropped more than 7% and 8Gb MLC products fell 10-14% largely due...

Kionix enters consumer gyro market

Nov 9, 10:15

MEMS accelerometer specialist Kionix has announced a pair of new gyroscopes - the dual-axis KGY12 and the tri-axis KGY13 - aimed at mass-market consumer applications such as mobile...

Consumer electronics IC suppliers face cost challenges, says iSuppli

Oct 15, 11:56

The consumer electronics market continues to hold tremendous growth potential as it rebounds from the recession, but semiconductor vendors operating in this fragmented space will...

China market: TV sales during national day holidays rise 150-200% on year, says retailer

Oct 5, 02:05

Based on the sales data from the first three days of China's national day holidays, TV sales in China are projected to increase 150-200% from a year ago, according to Suning Appliance,...

Touch screen IC shipments to buoy Elan September revenues

Sep 16, 01:40

Touch panel IC designer Elan Microelectronics expects to see revenues in September 2010 bounce back to better than the level of August, buoyed by a ramp-up in orders from both the...

Taiwan market: Altek to launch 12.2-megapixel cameraphone, Android 3G smartphone

Aug 18, 14:19

Altek has unveiled the T8680 HD, an own-brand handset equipped with 12.2-megapixel camera, which will launch in the Taiwan market at a retail price of NT$10,900 (US$341) through retail...

Altek T8680 HD

MEMS sales to continue rising in consumer electronics and handset markets, says iSuppli

Aug 16, 14:18

Revenues for MEMS sensors and actuators used in consumer electronics and mobile phones is projected to reach US$1.5 billion in 2010, up 22.9% from US$1.3 billion in 2009, according...

Slow PC and consumer electronics demand continues weighing on DRAM and NAND flash ASP, says inSpectrum

Aug 13, 17:07

The DRAM and NAND flash contract markets have seen price corrections continue for the first half of August as a result of slow demand, according to inSpectrum.

Samsung, Toshiba to develop DDR NAND standard

Jul 23, 15:38

Samsung Electronics and Toshiba have announced their commitment to develop a DDR NAND flash memory with a 400Mb/s interface, toggle DDR 2.0 specification. Both companies said they...

MEMS market to propel toward double-digit growth in 2010, says iSuppli

Jul 14, 14:35

Fueled by strong demand for consumer electronic devices and handsets, the market for MEMS sensors is set to rebound sharply in 2010 and approach a point close to the historical peak...

Lite-On IT to produce consoles, consumer electronics at southern China factory

Jul 5, 11:20

Lite-On IT plans to extend production at its factory in the Beihai Export Processing Zone in Guangxi, southern China, from optical disc drives to games consoles and consumer electronics...

Foxconn May revenues up 6% sequentially

Jun 11, 16:44

Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry) has announced revenues of NT$163.26 billion (US$5.04 billion) for May 2010, up 6.11% sequentially and 78.1% on year, thanks mainly...

Aiptek debuts 3D imaging product lines

May 26, 14:04

Aiptek International, a Taiwan-based maker of digital imaging devices for sale under the own brand Aiptek, on May 25 unveiled the i2, a pocket-size 3D HD digital video recorder for...

Aiptek i2 pocket-size 3D HD DV

Taiwan market: Canon launches three HD flash memory camcorders

May 24, 14:28

Canon on May 21 announced the launch of three Vixia-series high-definition (HD) flash memory camcorders, the HF S200, HF M300 and HF R100, in the Taiwan market at recommended retail...

Canon Vixia HF S200

Worse-than-expected World Cup tickets to drive LCD TV sales

Newswatch - May 21, 10:23

Worse-than-expected sales of tickets for the upcoming World Cup in South Africa in June could help boost sales of LCD TVs in Europe, according to market sources.

Global chip sales up 58% on year in 1Q10, says SIA

May 4, 11:27

Worldwide semiconductor sales were US$69.2 billion in the first quarter, representing a 58.3% rise compared to US$43.7 billion in the same quarter of 2009, according to the Semiconductor...

No need to be afraid of Foxconn, says Pegatron chairman

Apr 30, 17:16

Pegatron Technology chairman TH Tung has said there is no need to be afraid of Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry) and that a monopoly will not form in the consumer electronics...

KatDC eyeing demand for Android/Linux-based software solutions embedded in consumer electronics

Apr 27, 14:09

KatDC, a Taiwan-based developer of embedded IP multimedia software solutions based on Android or Linux and user interfaces for use in home-use and portable consumer electronics, is...

Phison cautious about short-term NAND flash outlook

Apr 27, 11:21

There is little chance NAND flash prices will rise in the second quarter, but a price rally may occur in the third quarter on a warming up of demand from the consumer electronics...

Khein Seng Pua, chairman of Phison Electronics

Power transistor market to hit sales high in 2010, says IC Insights

Apr 22, 16:44

After falling 16% in 2009, power transistor sales are expected to climb 31% in 2010 and reach a new record high of US$10.96 billion, according to IC Insights. The projected 31% growth...

Taiwan market: Leica to launch digital

Apr 21, 14:39

Germany-based Leica on April 20 debuted the V-LUX20 digital camera for launch in the Taiwan market in May 2010, according to the Taiwan branch of Hong Kong-based Schmidt Marketing...

Leica V-LUX20

Taiwan market: Sony launches digital camera DSC-TX5

Mar 25, 10:38

Sony on March 25 launched a new Cyber-shot series digital camera model, DSC-TX5, in the Taiwan market at a recommended retail price of NT$12,980 (US$406), according to Sony Taiwan.

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX5 in three colors

Consumers boost CE spending, despite drop in income, says iSuppli

Mar 21, 15:30

Despite an unprecedented decline in global per capita income in 2009, global revenues for hot electronic products increased for the year, reflecting a fundamental shift in how consumers...

Asustek introduces server board with connectivity features

Mar 16, 16:03

Asustek Computer has announced its new ASUS P7F7-E WS SuperComputer motherboard, which integrates technologies such as USB 3.0, SATA 6G storage interface, and IEEE 1394b FireWire...

Asustek P7F7-E WS SuperComputer motherboard

Mid-year economic slump in US may slow down chip sales growth, says The Information Network

Feb 23, 14:16

Indicators show that a weakening of the US economy in mid-2010 will result in a slowdown in semiconductor revenues, according to The Information Network. Personal consumption will...

Greatek and TICP to step into copper-wire bonding in 2Q10

Feb 11, 14:58

With Advanced Semiconductor Engineering (ASE) and Siliconware Precision Industries (SPIL) aggressively ramping production on copper-wire bond processes, second-tier Taiwan-based IC...

China retail chains consider launching own-brand notebooks

Feb 5, 12:09

China consumer electronics retail chains Gome Electrical Appliances and Suning Appliance are reportedly interesting in launching own-brand notebooks, while Taiwan-based notebook makers...

Consumer electronics market to return to mild growth in 2010, says iSuppli

Jan 28, 15:43

After a 6.7% drop in 2009, the global consumer electronics market is expected to achieve a mild recovery in 2010, with revenues expanding by 1.6% partly because of improving sales...

TUC to see rising shipment ratio of halogen-free CCLs in 2010

Jan 13, 16:23

Taiwan Union Technology (TUC) will see halogen-free copper-clad laminates (CCLs) account for more than 15% of its total CCL shipments later in 2010 from 12% in the second half of...

Taiwan market: Sony launches DSLR camera, to launch 4 new Cybershot cameras

Jan 12, 16:33

Sony has launched its new entry-level A450 Alpha-series DSLR camera for sale in the Taiwan market at a recommended retail price of NT$19,980 (US$624) and will launch four Cybershot...

Sony DSLR model A450

Mobile consumer electronics device shipments to grow 55-fold in six years, says ABI Research

Jan 5, 17:16

Shipments of mobile broadband-enabled consumer electronics are forecast to increase 55-fold between 2008 and 2014. This market – which includes e-book readers, mobile digital...

Unity Opto partners with China consumer electronics player for LED lighting

Dec 17, 15:28

Taiwan-based LED packaging houses Unity Opto Technology has signed an agreement with China-based Potevio's consumer electronic subsidiary to set up a LED lighting joint venture in...

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    HTC Titan II

    HTC has unveiled the HTC Titan II, the company's first Windows Phone to run on a 4G LTE network, which is being showcased at the 2010 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES)...

    Photo: Company, Jan 11.

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    Motorola Droid Razer Maxx

    From the 2012 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES), Verizon Wireless and Motorola Mobility have announced an expansion of the Droid Razr family. In coming weeks, customers...

    Photo: Company, Jan 11.

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    Acer Aspire S3 Ultrabook

    Acer has announced its first Ultrabook at the IFA consumer electronics show in Berlin, the Aspire S3. The Aspire S3 is encased in a thin, light metal design, the vendor said. It...

    Photo: Company, Sep 5.

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    Archos G9-series tablets featuring Seagate HDD

    Seagate has announced that the company is delivering hard disk drive storage for the Archos G9-series 8- and 10-inch tablets. The Archos G9 family of tablets features a dual-core...

    Photo: Company, Jun 28.

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    Intel 22nm 3D tri-gate transistor

    Intel will introduce a 3D transistor design called Tri-Gate, first disclosed by Intel in 2002, into high-volume manufacturing at the 22nm node in an Intel chip codenamed Ivy Bridge...

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