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  • Last update: Wednesday 16 April 2014 [102 news items]

Innolux-CMO merger to benefit Novatek

Newswatch - Nov 17, 17:10

The merger of Innolux Display and Chi Mei Optoelectronics (CMO) is expected to help Taiwan-based large-size LCD driver IC design house Novatek Microelectronics land more orders from...

Innolux-CMO acquisition brings no impact on Himax, says the IC designer

Nov 16, 14:55

The acquisition of Innolux Display and Chi Mei Optoelectronics (CMO) will not impact Himax Technologies, a subsidiary of CMO, according to the LCD driver IC design house. Himax expects...

Himax posts nearly 10% revenue growth in 3Q09; expects 15-19% decline in 4Q09

Nov 5, 17:08

Himax Technologies has posted net revenues of US$203.1 million for the third quarter of 2009, representing a 11.7% decrease from US$230.1 million for the third quarter of 2008 and...

Large-size driver IC ASP likely to fall in 4Q09

Oct 6, 11:47

Weaker demand on seasonality is likely to push down the average selling price (ASP) of large-size LCD driver ICs in the fourth quarter of 2009, according to market watchers. Suppliers...

Pico projector market to take off in 2010

Sep 7, 16:27

Demand for pico projectors is estimated to take off in 2010 with DLP and LCoS being the mainstream technologies, according to market observers.

Himax hopes to cooperate with China Mobile for pico projectors

Newswatch - Aug 25, 11:18

Taiwan LCD driver IC design house Himax Technologies is looking forward to having its liquid crystal on silicon (LCoS) pico projector solutions adopted by China Mobile Communications...

Novatek enters LED driver IC market

Newswatch - Jul 31, 15:57

LCD driver IC designer Novatek Microelectronics has said it has already started volume production of LED drivers, but revenue contributions from the segment are still limited because...

Himax gearing up for LED driver ICs

Jul 29, 13:59

Himax Technologies has said its subsidiary Himax Analogic is scheduled to start mass production of white light LED driver ICs in September. The new product line is expected to contribute...

Himax CEO and Himax Analogic president

Large-size driver IC designers to see limited 3Q09 growth

Jun 30, 15:21

Large-size LCD driver IC designers Novatek Microelectronics and Himax Technologies are expected to see better-than-expected revenues in the second quarter of 2009 thanks to a recovery...

Himax to list on Taiwan stock market

Jun 12, 15:33

Driver IC designer Himax Technologies has announced its plans for a dual listing on the Taiwan Stock Exchange (TSE), with a goal to start trading at the end of this year or in early...

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Computex 2009: Himax LCoS microdisplay solutions showcased in pico projectors

Jun 5, 15:03

Himax Technologies has said its patented color-filter LCoS microdisplay technology has been adopted in more handset and pico-projector products. Its exclusive LCoS technology is incorporated...

Himax sees slight revenue growth in 1Q09; expects 52-55% growth in 2Q09

May 20, 15:15

Himax has reported first-quarter 2009 revenues of US$125.7 million, representing a 1.1% increase on quarter but a 45.7% decrease on year. Gross margin was 20.9% for the quarter, down...

Young Optics and Himax step into pico projector modules for handsets

Apr 30, 09:53

Taiwan-based Young Optics, a subsidiary of backlight unit (BLU) maker Coretronic, and Himax Technologies, a subsidiary of LCD panel maker Chi Mei Optoelectronics (CMO), have extended...

Young Optics DLP based pico projecotr

Driver IC designer Novatek stands chance of landing orders from CMO

Apr 14, 15:07

Although Chi Mei Optoelectronics (CMO) mainly uses driver ICs supplied by its sister company Himax Technologies, the LCD panel maker is considering other supply sources, according...

Taiwan LCD driver IC designer Raydium sees profits of NT$929 million for 2008

Apr 7, 16:52

LCD driver IC maker Raydium Semiconductor saw net revenues of NT$634 million (US$18.93 million) for 2008, up 52.8% on year, and net profits of NT$929 million with a net EPS of NT$20.42,...

CMO seeking new supplier for LCD driver ICs

Apr 1, 15:41

Panel maker Chi Mei Optoelectronics (CMO) intends to add a new supplier to its LCD driver IC supply chain amid market reports indicating that the supply of driver ICs is currently...

China-based LCD player SVA reportedly under government custody due to financial woes

Apr 1, 15:39

SVA Group, a major player in China's LCD display industry, reportedly has been placed under the custody of the Shanghai ciity government for the disposal of its liabilities and turnaround...

ChipMOS diversifying customer base to minimize impact from Spansion insolvency

Mar 20, 12:22

Taiwan's ChipMOS Technologies is looking to diversify its memory customer base, while having lowered its dependence on Spansion significantly, according to company sources. The IC...

TSMC and SMIC compete for CMOS image sensor orders

Mar 18, 13:52

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) has recently snatched orders for CMOS image sensors (CIS) from a number of IC design houses including Israel-based Advasense and...

Himax expects CMOS image sensor shipments to ramp up in 2H09

Mar 12, 14:33


Himax Technologies has announced that in less than two years since the company established its CMOS image sensor team, it has launched 3-megapixel, 2mega-pixel and VGA sensors...

Taiwan driver IC firms 1Q09 utilization to drop to 30-40%

Newswatch - Feb 25, 15:34

Utilization at Taiwan's driver IC designers may slide to 30-40% in the first quarter of 2009, due to collapsing demand for LCD TVs and consumer electronics products, market watchers...

Himax sees 78% shipment growth of non-driver products in 2008

Feb 20, 10:44

Himax Technologies has reported financial results for the fourth quarter and full year of 2008. Fourth-quarter sales were US$124.3 million, representing a 53.5% decrease from 2007...

Himax expands content adaptive brightness control technology to various mobile devices

Feb 16, 14:36

Himax Technologies has announced that its handset display drivers with content adaptive brightness control (CABC) technology have been adopted by first-tier handset brands.

LCD driver IC maker Himax lowers 4Q08 guidance

Dec 8, 16:42

Himax Technologies has announced that its fourth-quarter results will be lower than the company's previous guidance, as customers have reduced orders amid the slowing worldwide eco...

Large-size driver IC designers eyeing small- to medium-size solutions

Nov 26, 01:10

With demand for large-size LCD panels remaining in the doldrums, driver IC designers are placing more emphasis on the small- to medium-size segment, according to industry sources.

Himax targets china white-box handst market with mobile LCOS projectors

Nov 6, 16:57

The news that Taiwan LCD driver maker Himax has linked up with Wingtech, a China-based white-box handset maker and the country's largest handset solution provider, to develop mobile...

Driver IC packaging and testing houses to see utilization drop to 55-66% in 4Q08

Nov 5, 01:00

Driver IC packaging and testing houses Chipbond Technology, International Semiconductor Technology (IST), and ChipMOS Technologies will see their utilization rates drop to 55-60%...

LCD driver IC maker Himax reports 3Q08 financial results

Nov 4, 15:05

Himax Technologies has reported third-quarter net revenues at NT$230.1 million (US$7 million), representing a 5.5% decrease from NT$243.3 million for the third quarter of 2007 and...

Weak market demand, tougher competition from Korea expected to weaken Taiwan LCD driver IC sales in 4Q

Oct 16, 17:04

In addition to facing an overall sluggish LCD panel market, Taiwan LCD component suppliers of LCD driver ICs and analog ICs are facing the added pressure of a relatively strong Taiwan...

Himax 3Q sales meet expectations due to product line adjustment

Oct 8, 12:36

Himax Technologies announced revenues for the third quarter of NT$230.1 million, a 6.8% decline sequentially, in line with guidance provided earlier. The company expects its gross...

Optoma and Aiptek make headstart in handheld projector market

Oct 8, 12:24

Competition in the fledgling handheld projector market is heating up, as Optoma and Aiptek International have separately launched their first models, the former adopting the Texas...

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LCD driver IC design houses see weak demand from small- and medium-size panel makers

May 30, 12:29

LCD driver IC design houses are expected to have only a mild sequential sales growth, or decline, in May as demand for small- and medium-size panels is weak.

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