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Compal negotiating to sell LCFC stake to Lenovo, says president

Jan 16, 11:01

Compal Electronics is negotiating with Lenovo to sell its 49% stake in LCFC (Hefei) Electronics Technology, a joint-venture notebook maker established by the two companies in 2011,...

Kinpo Electronics revising production strategy, says president

Jan 13, 14:12

EMS provider Kinpo Electronics has been revamping its production strategy, with factories in China serving mainly for the domestic market, and plants in Thailand and the Philippines...

Kinpo Electronics president Simon Shen

Everlight Electronics aims at 2-digit growth in 2017 revenues

Jan 13, 10:35

LED packaging service provider Everlight Electronics, despite on-year growth of 1.57% in 2016 consolidated revenues of NT$29.272 billion (US$919 million), aims at double-digit growth...

Germany appeal court backs Nichia infringement case against Everlight

Jan 11, 11:45

A Germany court of appeal has upheld a ruling in favor of Japan-based Nichia's LED patent infringement case against Taiwan-based Everlight Electronics.

Everlight, Epistar see decreased December revenues

Jan 10, 11:20

LED packaging service provider Everlight Electronics has reported consolidated revenues of NT$2.535 billion (US$79.2 million) for December, decreasing 4.44% sequentially and 1.71%...

Chicony Electronics December revenues down on month, up on year

Jan 9, 10:08

PC keyboard and consumer electronics maker Chicony Electronics has reported consolidated revenues of NT$7.181 billion (US$224 million) for December, inching down 0.50% on month but...

Lextar sees decreased December revenues

Jan 6, 11:23

Vertically-integrated LED firm Lextar Electronics has reported consolidated revenues of NT$1.053 billion (US$32.9 million) for December, dropping 7.49% on month and 7.22% on year.

Merry Electronics revenues nearly double on year in December

Newswatch - Jan 6, 11:15

Handset-use component maker Merry Electronics has reported consolidated revenues of NT$1.999 billion (US$62.5 million) for December 2016, dropping 4.41% on month but increasing 92.54%...

IC distributor Supreme to post over 40% revenue growth in 2016

Jan 5, 14:53

Supreme Electronics, a major IC distributor for Samsung Electronics, is expected to post more than 40% revenue growth for 2016, according to industry sources.

Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 chips to ship in commercial devices in 1H17

Jan 5, 10:43

Qualcomm has announced its 10nm Snapdragon 835-series processors will ship in commercial devices in the first half of 2017. The chips reportedly will draw adoption from Samsung Electronics,...

Winbond orders equipment for NT$1.71 billion

Stockwatch - Dec 27, 22:03

Winbond Electronics has disclosed two purchases of machinery equipment from KLA-Tencor and Tokyo Electron for a total of NT$1.71 billion (US$52.87 million), according to company filings...

Foxconn adds stake investment in Smart Technologies

Dec 26, 10:31

Foxconn Electronics on December 23 announced that its Singapore-based subsidiary Foxconn Singapore Pte. will add an investment of US$60 million in Smart Technologies, a Canada-based...

Everlight Electronics' Germany subsidiary WOFI Leuchten subject to patent infringement

Dec 22, 12:22

The District Court of Düsseldorf, Germany, has judged that WOFI Leuchten Wortmann & Filz GmbH, a Germany-based residential lighting subsidiary maker of Taiwan-based LED packaging...

Taiwan market: Sony Mobile, Samsung to launch mobile e-payment services

Dec 20, 12:17

Mobile electronic payment (e-payment) services will gain a boost in the Taiwan market in 2017 as Sony Mobile Communications and Samsung Electronics will launch related services soon,...

TV panel supply chain in major reshuffle with Sharp set to stop shipments to Samsung

Dec 20, 12:13

Foxconn Electronics' decision to have its subsidiary Sharp stop shipping LCD TV panels to Samsung Electronics beginning 2017 will trigger a chain reaction that will also affect Sony,...

Foxconn and Sharp plan to set up LCD TV panel factory in China, says Nikkei

Dec 12, 10:29

Foxconn Electronics and Sharp plan to cooperatively set up a 10.5G or 11G LCD TV panel factory in China at an estimated total investment of JPY800 billion (US$6.95 billion), with...

Foxconn Electronics and Pegatron post mixed November revenues growth

Dec 12, 10:17

EMS provider Foxconn Electronics saw its November consolidated revenues of NT$480.672 billion (US$15.1 billion) increase 1.85% on month but decrease 7.12% on year, while ODM Pegatron...

LED players see November revenues up

Dec 9, 10:58

LED epitaxial wafer and chip maker Epistar and LED packaging service provider Everlight Electronics have reported consolidated revenues of NT$2.136 billion (US$67.2 million) and NT$2.653...

Delta Electronics to tap Taiwan market for data centers used by financial organizations

Dec 9, 10:57

Power supply maker and energy management solution provider Delta Electronics will extend marketing of its energy management solutions for data centers in the Taiwan market from targeting...

Chicony Electronics reports revenues for November

Stockwatch - Dec 8, 15:47

Chicony Electronics has reported consolidated revenues of NT$7.217 billion (US$227.61 million) for November 2016, representing a 6.84% increase on month and 1.96% drop on year.

Sinbon Electronics November revenues roughly flat on month

Dec 6, 20:54

Cable assembly and connector maker Sinbon Electronics on December 6 reported consolidated revenues of NT$1.055 billion (US$33.2 million) for November, growing 0.71% on month and 9.45%...

Gaming monitor competition to heat up in 2017

Dec 6, 11:26

Despite many research firms' pessimistic forecast on consumer LCD monitor shipments, overall LCD monitor shipments are expected to stay flat from a year ago in 2016 thanks to rising...

Lextar sees mild drop in November revenues

Dec 6, 11:14

Vertically-integrated LED firm Lextar Electronics has reported consolidated revenues of NT$1.139 billion (US$35.8 million) for November, slipping 0.2% sequentially and 2.46% on year,...

Delta, Furukawa land heat-pipe orders from LG, say Taiwan makers

Dec 2, 16:03

Following Samsung Electronics' adoption of heat-pipes for its Galaxy S7 and Galaxy Note 7, Korea-based LG Electronics reportedly is also planning to adopt heat-pipes for smartphones...

TSMC lands new 28nm chip orders for UFS controllers

Dec 2, 11:14

Pure-play foundry Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) has obtained 28nm chip orders for UFS memory devices from SK Hynix, Silicon Motion Technology and Phison Electronics,...

Passive component maker Chilisin expanding business in auto sector

Stockwatch - Nov 30, 11:10

Chilisin Electronics, which manufactures inductors and power chokes, is expected to see revenues generated from the car-use segment account for 14% of the company's total revenues...

Kinpo Electronics lands orders for vacuum cleaners from Dyson, says paper

Newswatch - Nov 28, 12:51

Kinpo Electronics has obtained OEM orders for vacuum cleaners from UK-based Dyson and began shipments from its factory in the Philippines in mid-November, according to a Chinese-language...

MediaTek mulling investment in electric car company NextEV

Nov 25, 14:27

MediaTek reportedly intends to invest in electric car company NextEV with an aim to expand its business in the car electronics sector.

Financially-troubled LeEco begins payment for accounts receivable, says Compal

Nov 24, 11:06

Compal Electronics, in response to media reports that its client LeEco has run into financial difficulties, has disclosed it has already started receiving payments from the China...

Acer places 2017 main notebook orders with Quanta, Compal

Nov 22, 21:50

Based on Acer's RFQ (request for quotation) for the majority of its notebook orders in 2017, Quanta Computer and Compal Electronics are two major ODMs, according to industry source...

Delta Electronics to acquire Unicom System

Nov 21, 14:30

Power supply maker and energy management solution provider Delta Electronics will acquire a 100% stake in Unicom System Eng., a CIM (computer-integrated manufacturing) solution provider,...

Court in Germany issues injunction against Everlight Electronics due to infringement of Nichia YAG patent

Nov 18, 15:44

The Dusseldorf District Court, Germany, has granted a preliminary injunction on sales of three white LED products in Germany requested by Japan-based Nichia. Nichia asserts that the...

Greatek 3Q16 EPS hits 8-quarter high

Nov 18, 12:16

Logic IC packaging firm Greatek Electronics' EPS for the third quarter of 2016 climbed to an 8-quarter high of NT$1.02 (US$0.03).

Digitimes Research: Samsung offers smart digital signage

Nov 17, 11:19

Samsung Electronics launched seven 32- to 55-inch smart digital signage solutions with thicknesses of 29.9mm and bezel sizes of 6.9mm in the second half of 2016, equipped with in-house-developed...

Macronix QSPI memory selected by ST

Nov 15, 14:24

STMicroelectronics has adopted Macronix International's solution in its new ARM Cortex-M7 based MCUs for applications ranging from portable or wearable consumer devices, smart-building...

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    Samsung 14nm chips for wearables

    Samsung Electronics has announced mass production of the Exynos 7 Dual 727 mobile application processor (AP) designed specifically for wearable devices with 14nm FinFET process technology...

    Photo: Company, Oct 18.

  • Samsung+14nm+Exynos+chips

    Samsung 14nm Exynos chips

    Samsung Electronics has begun mass production of Exynos 7 Quad 7570, the company's newest mobile application processor (AP) built on 14nm process technology for the budget smartphone...

    Photo: Company, Aug 31.

  • Samsung+256GB+UFS+card

    Samsung 256GB UFS card

    Samsung Electronics has unveiled removable memory cards based on the JEDEC Universal Flash Storage (UFS) 1.0 Card Extension Standard for use in high-resolution mobile shooting devices...

    Photo: Company, Jul 13.

  • Samsung+PM971%2DNVMe

    Samsung PM971-NVMe

    Samsung Electronics has begun mass producing NVM Express (NVMe) PCIe solid state drive (SSD) in a single ball grid array (BGA) package for next-generation PCs and ultra-slim notebook...

    Photo: Company, Jun 2.

  • Winbond+SpiStack+memories

    Winbond SpiStack memories

    Winbond Electronics has announced an expansion of its flash product portfolio with the introduction of a family of stackable SpiFlash memory devices. The new SpiStack W25M Series...

    Photo: Company, Mar 30.

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