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ECS to quit own-brand DIY motherboard business, say Taiwan makers

Jun 24, 12:32

Elitegroup Computer Systems (ECS) has announced that it will no longer actively market own-brand DIY motherboards but will undertake ODM/OEM production if clients have demand, and...

Digitimes Research: IoT market pushing DIY smart home solutions

Jun 17, 22:45

The Internet of Things (IoT) has brought multiple applications and new business models for the development of smart home, which in turn may also bring about a take-off for the smart...

ECS denies reported withdraw from own-brand DIY motherboard business

Jan 12, 23:13

Taiwan-based Elitegroup Computer Systems (ECS), in response to a report that it will quit production and marketing of its own-brand DIY motherboards and focus on motherboard ODM production...

Asustek ships 22 million DIY motherboards in 2014

Jan 12, 12:02

IT vendor Asustek Computer shipped 5.6 million DIY motherboards in fourth-quarter 2014, leading to shipments of 22 million units for the whole year, which increased on year by 6.3%,...

China-based Ngames expected to ship 600,000 desktops in China in 2014

Aug 20, 14:51

China-based e-commerce player Ngames has been forming cooperation with motherboard players as well as Intel and AMD to strengthen its online desktop assembly and shipping service...

China market: Second-tier DIY motherboard vendors face crackdown on tax evasion

Aug 13, 14:25

China-, Taiwan- and Hong Kong-based second-tier DIY motherboard vendors in the China market have been forced to hike retail prices to cover tax payments as the China government steps...

ASRock competing with MSI to remain 3rd-largest motherboard vendor

Jun 10, 20:52

ASRock has been in hot competition with Micro-Star International (MSI) to maintain its ranking as the third-largest, according to retail channels in Taiwan and China.

AMD reportedly moves desktop headquarters to China to strengthen competitiveness

Feb 24, 21:47

AMD has reportedly moved its desktop business headquarters from the US to Beijing, China and has also assigned its desktop business general manager Steven Liu to the new office with...

Asustek, Gigabyte aim to ship 5.0, 5.2 million DIY motherboards in 1Q14

Feb 20, 21:13

Asustek Computer and Gigabyte Technology aim to ship five million and 5.2 million own-brand DIY motherboards respectively in the first quarter of 2014, according to supply chain pl...

China crucial to global DIY market, say Taiwan motherboard makers

Feb 17, 16:01

The China market occupied about 40% of global DIY motherboard shipments in 2013 and 60% of shipments to China were for sale in smaller cities or towns, according to Taiwan-based motherboard...

ASRock ships 7.6 million own-brand motherboards in 2013

Jan 21, 19:44

ASRock shipped 7.6 million own-brand motherboards in 2013, slipping 1.3% on year and 15.6% short of the target of nine million units, according to the company.

Gigabyte ships 20 million motherboards, 3.5 million graphics cards in 2013

Jan 13, 10:07

Gigabyte Technology shipped 20 million own-brand motherboards in 2013, of which most were entry-level and mid-range models and 40% were to the China market, as well as 3.5 million...

AMD aims to hike global DIY market share; updates 2014 roadmap

Dec 18, 13:52

AMD has been enhancing the marketing of its processors in DIY markets and aims to increase its global DIY market share from about 30% currently to 40%, and to reach a DIY market share...

Japan market: Asustek dominates DIY motherboard sales, says BCN

Dec 17, 15:03

Asustek Computer shared 45% of own-brand motherboard sales in Japan's DIY market during January-November 2013, surpassing the second- and third-largest vendors with 25% and 18%, respectively,...

Gigabyte promotes DIY motherboard sales by hosting games tournament in China

Dec 6, 11:29

Gigabyte Technology has held the GTL (Gigabyte Top League) games tournament for university or college students around China. The contest began in early 2013 with the finals held on...

Asustek, Gigabyte account for 60% of 14.5 million motherboards shipped in China

Jul 31, 22:15

Motherboard shipments in China's PC DIY market reached 14.5 million units in the first half of 2013, down one million units from the same period a year ago. Asustek Computer and Gigabyte...

SanDisk optimistic about SSD market in 2H13

Jul 12, 10:32

SanDisk VP for Asia Pacific Gavin Wu has expressed optimism about demand for either standalone or embedded SSDs during the second half of 2013, citing growth in both the DIY and ultrabook...

DIY market forced to adapt to changing PC market

Jun 6, 12:45

The PC market as a whole is contracting, leaving manufacturers desperate to find transitional opportunities. PC DIY component makers are adapting to the changing market and in general...

Antec AMP products

Top-4 DIY power supply makers expected to see 5-10pp market share growth in 2013

Apr 24, 14:16

Antec, Cooler Master, Corsair and Thermaltake Technology, the four largest makers of PC power supplies, thermal modules and chassis in the global DIY market, are expected to see their...

Motherboard players suffer an average profit decline of 20% in 2012

Dec 17, 21:51

Facing competition from notebooks and tablets, the PC DIY market continues to face declining demand, triggering motherboard players to compete fiercely over price to gain market share,...

Taiwan market: PC peripheral, DIY retail channels hike inventories in expectations of increased sales due to Windows 8

Oct 17, 15:40

Retail channels of PC peripherals and DIY products in the Taiwan market have raised inventory levels and expect 10% sequential growth in fourth-quarter revenues due to expectations...

Motherboard players may see single-digit percentage growth in 3Q12 shipments

Jul 24, 01:30

With the Europe and the US markets still suffering from economical turmoil, and summer demand from China's PC DIY market still not yet fired up as expected, motherboard players are...

Retailers turning conservative about 2Q12 PC demand

May 3, 01:25

Although Intel has recently announced its latest Ivy Bridge processors and many players expected to see strong PC demand in the second quarter, some channel retailers have turned...

Delta, Coolermaster aggressively entering cooling module supply chain to notebook ODMs

Apr 17, 01:25

Delta Electronics and Coolermaster are reportedly getting aggressive about entering the supply chain of the notebook industry for cooling module products and the two players' entrance...

Hard drive prices in retail channels may start dropping in December

Nov 17, 01:25

Several channel retailers are already preparing to dump their hard drive inventory, which was piled up due to concerns over potential shortages, in December as the imbalance between...

Western Digital and Samsung will not supply hard drives to Taiwan channels in November

Nov 3, 01:10

As floods in Thailand have seriously impacted the hard drive supply chain, Western Digital recently notified its distributors in Taiwan that the company will not distribute any hard...

Foxconn cooperates with Synnex for China motherboard market

Aug 2, 01:15

Taiwan-based electronics manufacturing service (EMS) provider Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry) has announced it will form a strategic alliance with channel retailer...

Foxconn reportedly considering ECS acquisition

Jul 19, 01:30

Taiwan-based electronics manufacturing service provider Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry) reportedly is considering to acquire motherboard maker Elitegroup Computer...

Motherboard players to see sequential revenue drop in 1Q11, but growth in 2Q11

Feb 15, 01:45

Motherboard and notebook players expect their revenues to drop 10% sequentially because of Intel's defective chip incident; however, as supply of Intel's fixed 6 series chipset will...

Taiwan market: Channels worried about decreased DIY purchases due to Intel chipset problem

Feb 9, 02:00

Problems in Intel series 6 chipsets (Cougar Point) will not cause substantial financial losses because Intel will replace defective chipsets, but Taiwan's DIY market see problems...

PC players host summit to find cure for ill China PC DIY market

Oct 12, 01:40

As China's PC DIY market is seeing demand gradually shrinking, several PC-related players including China- and Taiwan-based IT media as well as the Taipei Computer Association (TCA)...

Pegatron enters all-in-one PC DIY market in China

Sep 21, 02:13

Taiwan-based notebook maker Pegatron Technology has recently had cooperation with Ingram Micro China and China-based BOE Technology to enter the all-in-one PC DIY market in China.

Acer expects desktop shipments to grow on year

Jun 18, 13:42

Acer expects its desktop shipments to see growth on year, as it gains customers from the DIY market, according to Scott Lin, president of Acer Taiwan.

Scott Lin, president of Acer Taiwan

OCZ introduces the Neutrino netbook for DIY consumers

Mar 31, 14:46

OCZ Technology Group has unveiled the Neutrino netbook, the company's latest do-it-yourself (DIY) solution.

OCZ Neutrino DIY netbook

Antec opens Taiwan office

Mar 18, 10:42

Us-based Antec, a vendor of PC chassis, power supplies, components and accessories in DIY (do-it-yourself) markets, held an opening ceremony for its new business office in Taiwan...

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