Taipei, Tuesday, October 6, 2015 09:54 (GMT+8)
mostly cloudy
News tagged Elan
  • Last update: Wednesday 30 September 2015 [142 news items]

China market: Smartphone replacement demand is still growing

Aug 26, 12:08

Initial sales of new smartphones launched by some vendors in China in the third quarter, such as Xiaomi Technology's Hongmi smartphone, have been brisk, indicating that replacement...

Touchscreen controller IC vendors adding stylus functions

Aug 21, 22:12

Touchscreen controller IC vendors, including Elan Microelectronics and Egalax-empia Technology (EETI) are adding stylus functions into their touchscreen solutions to meet demand from...

EETI, Elan post mixed results for July

Aug 6, 21:42

Touchscreen controller IC vendors Egalax-empia Technology (EETI) and Elan Microelectronics have posed mixed results for July. EETI saw revenues edge up 20% on month and 146.9% on...

Elan mass shipping touch controller ICs for tablets

Jul 25, 21:17

Elan Microelectronics has seen shipments of touch controller ICs for use in tablets ramp up significantly since the end of the second quarter. The firm is expected to ship more than...

Elan, EETI touch ICs to be featured in touch panel reference designs

Jul 25, 12:01

Touch controller IC design houses Elan Microelectronics and Egalax-empia Technology (EETI) will have their solutions incorporated in the touch panel reference designs provided by...

Order visibility for notebook touch modules improving

Jul 17, 15:32

Order visibility for Taiwan-based touch module suppliers has improved recently after Microsoft lowered the technical specifications of touch modules for use in Windows 8.1 touch-enabled...

Taiwan IC design firms see limited order visibility for September

Jul 12, 11:34

Taiwan-based IC design companies have seen their order visibility for September remain unclear, predicting third-quarter sales will grow within a range of 10% sequentially, according...

Elan expects touch IC shipments to increase in 3Q13

Jul 1, 21:30

Elan Microelectronics expects its monthly shipments of touchscreen controller ICs to reach five million units in the third quarter of 2013 from the current two million, buoyed by...

PC chip vendors look to rising shipments in 3Q12

Jun 26, 15:43

Taiwan-based PC chip vendors are expected to see a rebound in shipments in the third quarter as PC clients have begun to pull in orders for the traditional peak season, according...

Elan, EETI look to strong sales in 3Q13

Jun 14, 12:15

Touch controller IC design houses Elan Microelectronics and Egalax-empia Technology (EETI) both expect their revenues to post hefty growth in the third quarter of 2013 due to increasing...

Elan sales up in May

Jun 6, 11:22

Touchscreen controller IC vendor Elan Microelectronics has reported revenues of NT$728.6 million (US$24.38 million) for May, up 4.8% sequentially and 9.3% on year. For the first five...

Some PC IC suppliers post high gross margins in 1Q13

May 28, 15:31

Some Taiwan-based PC IC design houses, including C-Media Electronics, Aspeed Technology and Egalax-empia Technology (EETI), all beat market expectations by posting a gross margin...

Intel, MediaTek and Elan taking up 60% of global touchscreen controller market

May 23, 12:03

Intel, MediaTek and Elan Microelectronics combined have taken up over 60% of global touchscreen controller ICs market, according to industry sources.

Elan shipping touchscreen controller ICs for new Nexus 7

May 22, 21:42

Elan Microelectronics reportedly has begun shipping touchscreen controller ICs for Google's new Nexus 7 tablets, which will help ramp up the revenues of the Taiwan-based IC design...

Touchscreen IC suppliers to see May sales increase

May 10, 11:25

Touchscreen controller IC suppliers Elan Microelectronics and Egalax-Empia Technology (EETI) are expected to post significant growth in May sales driven by demand from the PC sector,...

Elan Microelectronics expects over 20% sequential growth in 2Q13 revenues

Apr 24, 14:11

Taiwan-based touch controller IC design house Elan Microelectronics expects its revenues for the second quarter of 2013 to increase on quarter by more than 20% due to booming demand...

Demand for touch controller, eDP, USB 3.0 chips rises on forthcoming Haswell

Apr 16, 15:47

Taiwan-based IC suppliers for touch controllers, eDP (embedded DisplayPort) solutions and USB 3.0 chips, have seen a pick-up in demand recently, as notebook OEMs and ODMs have begun...

Elan 1Q13 revenues fall short of guidance

Newswatch - Apr 9, 12:21

Touch controller IC vendor Eland Microelectronics has announced consolidated net sales of NT$649.8 million (US$21.24 million) for March, increasing 22.9% sequentially and 20.1% on...

PC-related IC designers likely to post disappointing 1Q13 results

Mar 15, 12:19

IC design houses including Elan Microelectronics, Realtek Semiconductor, and Global Mixed-mode Technology (GMT) are likely to report disappointing revenue results for the first quarter...

TSMC short-term growth momentum affected by low order visibility for 2Q13

Mar 6, 11:21

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) is expected to see its short-term growth momentum affected by a low order visibility from international smartphone and tablet chipset...

Taiwan IC design houses to perform well in 2013 on booming tablet sales

Mar 4, 14:45

IC design houses, including MediaTek, Elan Microelectronics and Realtek Semiconductor, are expected to perform strongly in the first quarter of 2013 and also see their sales momentum...

Elan, EETI likely to enjoy particularly strong 1Q13

Feb 21, 15:31

Elan Microelectronics and Egalax-empia Technology (EETI) are expected to enjoy a particularly strong first quarter, judging from the brisk January sales reported by the two touch...

Commentary: Google partnerships lifting Taiwan IC design industry

Feb 21, 13:59

While the overall prospects of the global technology industry for 2013 still look uncertain, promising first-quarter outlooks for a number of Taiwan-based first-tier IC design houses...

Elan reports EPS of NT$3 for 2012

Jan 30, 15:08

Touch controller IC vendor Elan Microelectronics has reported net profits of NT$1.17 billion (US$39.58 million) or an EPS of NT$3 for 2012. Gross margin for the year stood at 41%.

Elan reports strong sales for October

Nov 6, 14:04

Touchscreen controller IC vendor Elan Microelectronics saw its revenues grow 0.8% sequentially and 75% on year to a record high of NT$724 million (US$24.75 million) in October.

Elan reports strong earnings for 3Q12

Newswatch - Oct 24, 14:35

Touch controller solution vendor Elan Microelectronics has reported net profits of NT$325 million (US$11.1 million), an EPS of NT$0.83, and a gross margin of 41% for the third quarter...

Touchscreen controller IC shipments boost on China demand

Oct 19, 11:52

FocalTech Systems and Goodix, which specialize in the design of touchscreen controller ICs, have both seen their monthly shipments approach the 10 million mark buoyed by strong demand...

Touchscreen controller ICs in tight supply

Sep 28, 01:15

A recent upsurge in demand for touchscreen controller ICs from smartphone, tablet and notebook makers in China has resulted in a short supply of the controller chips, which is unlikely...

Acer strengthening ties with Elan to ensure touch controller IC supply, says paper

Newswatch - Sep 13, 15:51

Acer will strengthen its ties with Elan Microelectronics in order to ensure steady supply of touchscreen controller ICs at a consistent quality for the production of its Windows 8-based...

Elan sees revenues drop on month in August

Newswatch - Sep 6, 13:46

IC design house Elan Microelectronics has announced revenues of NT$624.91 million (US$20.9 million) for August, down 9% from the previous month but up 43.3% from a year earlier.

Elan Microelectronics expected to see 5-10% sequential growth in 3Q12 revenues

Jul 18, 01:00

IC design house Elan Microelectronics hit record revenues of NT$1.888 billion (US$64.0 million) for the second quarter of 2012 and, due to booming shipments of touch ICs, is expected...

Elan touch ICs receive Windows 8 certification

Jul 13, 11:21

Elan Microelectronics has announced its smart capacitive touch screen ICs for 13.3-inch ultrabooks have received Windows Hardware Certification for Windows 8.

Elan 2Q12 sales hit record high

Jul 4, 16:23

IC design house Elan Microelectronic has reported revenues of NT$680 million (US$22.8 million) for June 2012, a record high for the second straight month. Elan's revenues for the...

MediaTek, Elan report mixed May revenues

Jun 8, 01:00

MediaTek has seen revenues for May slip 3.64% on month while and Elan Microelectronics reported hitting a record.

Touch controller vendor Elan reports record high revenues for May

Jun 6, 01:35

Touch controller IC vendor Elan Microelectronics saw its revenues hit a record high of NT$642.27 million (US$21.37 million) in May, representing an increase of 13.6% on month and...

142 items [2/5]
Realtime news
  • Digitimes Research: Difference between Apple Watch and Android Wear devices narrowed

    IT + CE | 11h 15min ago

  • Nexus 6P to help ramp up Huawei smartphone shipments in 2015

    Mobile + telecom | 11h 18min ago

  • Taiwan market: Chunghwa Telecom sets contract-bundled pricing for iPhone 6s/6s Plus

    Mobile + telecom | 11h 26min ago

  • Largan Precision sees increased September revenues

    IT + CE | 11h 28min ago

  • Inotera chairman reportedly to be hired by Tsinghua Unigroup

    Bits + chips | 11h 32min ago

  • Radiant Opto-Electronics reports revenues for September 2015

    Displays - Stockwatch | 11h 36min ago

  • HTC September revenues up sequentially

    Mobile + telecom | 11h 36min ago

  • Sharp establishes sales company for electronic components in Shenzhen, China

    Displays | 11h 39min ago

  • Green Energy Technology sees tiny growth in September revenues

    Green energy | 11h 44min ago

  • Global semiconductor sales decrease slightly in August, says SIA

    Bits + chips | 11h 49min ago

  • ECS reports revenue growth for September 2015

    IT + CE - Stockwatch | 11h 53min ago

  • Catcher sees growth in September revenues

    IT + CE | 11h 54min ago

  • MediaTek dismisses layoff rumors

    Bits + chips - Stockwatch | 11h 55min ago

  • Giga Solar Materials September revenues hit record for 6th consecutive month

    Before Going to Press | 12h 12min ago

  • Kyocera to launch LED lighting for use in plant factories, says Nikkei News

    Before Going to Press | 12h 16min ago

  • GIS reports strong performance for September due to Apple orders

    Before Going to Press | 12h 17min ago

  • Realtek reports increased September revenues

    Before Going to Press | 12h 19min ago

  • Tablet demand stays weak, say Taiwan IC designers

    Before Going to Press | 12h 20min ago

  • Korea makers developing more AMOLED products as China ramps up LCD production

    Before Going to Press | 12h 20min ago

  • Digitimes Research: Global large-size TFT capacity to reach record high in 2016

    Before Going to Press | 12h 21min ago

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

    Before Going to Press | 12h 21min ago

  • Inventec optimistic about new orders from Xiaomi

    Before Going to Press | 12h 22min ago

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

    Before Going to Press | 12h 24min ago

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

    Before Going to Press | 12h 25min ago

View more
Developments in the UV LED industry
2015 China smartphone panel trend forecast

5-Oct-2015 markets closed


TAIEX (TSE)8305.03+9.09+0.11% 

TSE electronic321-0.05-0.02% 

GTSM (OTC)119.76+0.28+0.23% 

OTC electronic151.54+1.18+0.78% 

Analysis of China revised domestic semiconductor industry goals
  • Wireless broadband developments in Southeast Asia markets

    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.