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Qisda to obtain stake in DFI

Sep 6, 15:30

EMS provider Qisda has announced it and two wholly-owned subsidiaries, Darly Venture and Darly2 Venture, as well as two partners, Gordias Investments and Hyllus Investments, will...

Qisda chairman and president Peter Chen

Largan August revenues highest in 2017

Sep 6, 14:07

Smartphone lens maker Largan Precision has reported consolidated revenues of NT$5.011 billion (US$166 million) for August, the highest monthly level so far in 2017 with growths of...

Headset maker Merry sees revenues up sharply in August

Sep 6, 11:12

Headset maker Merry Electronics has reported revenues of NT$2.392 billion (US$79.51 million) for August, a sharp increase of 52.2% from the previous month and 42.24% from a year ea...

Asustek share in high-end Intel motherboard segment expands

Sep 5, 11:37

Asustek Computer's motherboard business is enjoying tailwinds as its share in the high-end Intel-based motherboard sector has recently risen to above 60%, successfully widening its...

Asustek gaining upper-hand in motherboard competition

Apple reportedly books up Largan capacity at new factory

Sep 5, 11:29

Apple reportedly has booked up the production capacity for above 12-megapixel lens modules at a new factory being built by smartphone lens module maker Largan Precision in central...

Largan Precision CEO Lin En-ping (right)

Jazz Hipster unveils smart speaker with IoT support

Sep 1, 15:04

Taiwan-based speaker vendor Jazz Hipster has launched its latest smart speaker in Taiwan with support of Internet of Things (IoT) functionality.

Jazz Hipster's new smart speaker

Pegatron makes new investment in China

Sep 1, 12:28

Pegatron has announced that its three investment subsidiaries will invest a total of US$78.95 million in a newly established subsidiary that is wholly owned by Casetek Holding.

Pegatron subsidiaries investing in new firm in China

Micron sells Lexar to Longsys

Sep 1, 10:32

Micron Technology has agreed to sell its retail brand, Lexar, to Shenzhen Longsys Electronics, according to the China-based storage device maker. Financial terms were not disclosed...

Longsys acquires the Lexar trademark and branding rights from Micron

China startup Cambricon reveals ambitious AI chip shipment plan

Aug 31, 16:24

China-based AI (artificial intelligence) chip startup Cambricon Technologies expects to roll out hundreds of millions of AI SoCs needed for smart terminal devices and servers in...

Chen Tianshi, CEO of Cambricon Technologies

IFA 2017: Asustek pushing new gaming notebooks and devices

Aug 31, 16:06

Asustek Computer at its pre-show conference before IFA 2017 unveiled its new gaming products under its Republic of Gamers (ROG) brand.

Asustek new gaming notebook for IFA 2017 is equipped with latest hardware

Acer sees strong growth for gaming products in 1H17

Aug 31, 15:19

Acer has disclosed its sales for gaming products, including notebooks, desktops and monitors, hiked 61%, 51% and 103% respectively on year in first-half 2017.

Acer unveils latest gaming innovations at IFA 2017

Commentary: Will Taiwan satellite industry ever take off?

Aug 31, 15:14

Taiwan's first indigenously produced Earth observation satellite Formosat-5 was successfully launched August 25 from California, the US, into a low Earth orbit, about 720 kilometers...

IFA 2017: Asustek unveils Windows MR headset, new Zenbook products

Aug 31, 12:28

Asustek Computer has unveiled its Asus Windows MR (mixed reality) headset at The Edge of Beyond press event held in Berlin prior to the official opening of IFA 2017.

Asustek vice president Eric Chen (center) presents new products

Lite-On Tech R&D center in China operational

Aug 31, 10:51

EMS provider Lite-On Technology has unveiled an R&D center in Tianjin, China, established through cooperation with Automotive Engineering Research Institute under government-sponsored...

An inaugural ceremony for

Taiwan electronics makers urged to tap into Google driverless car supply chain

Aug 30, 19:15

With autonomous driving emerging as one of the hottest innovation R&D projects actively under way in the Silicon Valley, authorities there have relaxed regulations to facilitate...

Tom Yeh, science and technology division chief at Taipei's representative office in San Francisco

BenQ to offer smart car management system, Papago unveils electronic rear-view mirror

Aug 30, 14:35

EMS provider Qisda's marketing subsidiary BenQ will cooperate with electric vehicle maker RAC Electric Vehicles to launch a smart management system for fleets vehicles in the first...

Papago-developed car-use devices

Western Digital to acquire Tegile Systems

Aug 30, 13:44

Western Digital has announced plans to acquire Tegile Systems, a provider of flash and persistent-memory storage solutions for enterprise data center applications. Financial terms...

AMD and Baidu team up to advance GPU computing in datacenters with Radeon Instinct MI series

Aug 29, 15:50

AMD and China-based Baidu have announced a collaboration focused on optimizing software for AMD Radeon Instinct GPUs in Baidu datacenters.

Intel unveils neural compute engine in Movidius Myriad X VPU for AI

Aug 29, 15:30

Intel has introduced its new Movidius Myriad X vision processing unit (VPU), advancing Intel's end-to-end portfolio of artificial intelligence (AI) solutions to deliver more autonomous...

Intel Movidius Myriad X VPU

Taiwan to install 3 million smart power meters by 2024, says paper

Aug 29, 14:59

The Taiwan government will boost the use of smart power meters, aimming to install three million such devices by 2024, according to a Chinese-language Commercial Times report

Graphics card prices to be raised to reflect increasing memory costs

Aug 28, 15:57

Consumer demand for graphics cards may be undermined by price hikes arising from GDDR memory shortage and first-tier vendors are expected to raise their Nvidia GeForce GTX 1080/1070/1060/1050...

Global tech heavyweights actively vying for smart home market pie

Aug 28, 14:36

The market for smart home applications, particularly smart audio products, is emerging as a new major battlefield among global high-tech giants, as Amazon, Apple, Google and Xiaomi...

PCL ramping shipments of 32Gb optical transceiver modules

Aug 28, 11:44

PCL Technologies saw shipments of its 32Gb optical transceiver modules for datacenter applications increase by five-fold in the second quarter of 2017, and the order visibility of...

PCL chairman Gene Chen (left) looks to growing shipments of 32Gb transceiver modules

Optical lens suppliers benefit from rising demand for multi-lens camera phones

Aug 25, 16:03

While leading smartphone vendors, such as Apple, Samsung and many China brands, are rushing to launch smartphones with twin-lens or four-lens cameras, upstream optical lens players...

Lite-On to join Stanford digital city program

Aug 25, 12:30

EMS provider Lite-On Technology will participate in a Standford University-run digital city program in an attempt to enhance its capability in developing smart city solutions, according...

AMD Vega graphics cards in shortages

Aug 25, 11:10

AMD's new Radeon RX Vega series graphics cards, which have become available since August 15, are currently seeing tight supply in the retail channel reportedly due to an insufficient...

AMD Vega GPUs in shortages

Asustek, Acer to roll out notebooks using Intel new CPUs starting September

Aug 23, 12:59

Leading notebook vendors, such as Taiwan's Asustek Computer and Acer, and many other international brands, will roll out their new 2-in-1 and ultra-thin notebook models utilizing...

Rising graphics card demand to buoy backend houses profitability in 2H17

Aug 23, 12:06

Rising graphics card demand is expected to make a positive contribution to related backend houses' profitability in the second half of 2017, according to market sources.

Intel debuts 8th-generation Core CPUs

Aug 22, 14:15

Intel announced its eight-generation processors with the first U series designed for 2-in-1 and ultra-thin notebooks on August 21. Intel will launch models for desktops in fall.

Intel debuts new Coffee Lake processors

Competition heating up among Taiwan contact lens makers

Aug 21, 11:39

Taiwan-based contact lens makers' competition in the domestic and overseas markets has become increasingly intense, according to industry sources.

Largan Precision CEO Lin En-ping poses with contact lenses produced by Largan Medical

China market: IoT chip demand promising, says ARM CEO

Aug 18, 16:14

Shipments of ARM-based mobile chips from China-based chipmakers have been rising rapidly along with the country's fast-growing IC design industry over the past 10 years, according...

arm CEO Simon Segars

Simplo expects dramatic growth in electric bicycle battery business

Aug 18, 11:05

Battery module maker Simplo Technology expects its shipments for electric bicycles to grow over 100% on year in 2017 and will rise another 75% in 2018. Company chairman Raymond Sung...

Simplo's non-notebook battery business looks promising

UL Taiwan amid first-round IEC 62619:2017 labs

Aug 18, 10:19

Underwriters Laboratories (UL) Taiwan has disclosed its battery testing lab is among the certification body testing laboratories undertaking testing and certification for IEC 62619:2017...

Keyssa announces connectivity ecosystem involving Foxconn, Samsung

Aug 17, 10:52

Keyssa, a US-based connectivity solution provider, has announced a Connected World initiative focused on extremely high-speed data transfer between mobile devices and the increasing...

Digitimes Research: 16-line and below LiDAR sensor segment to see intense competition

Aug 16, 15:42

As automakers generally expect LiDAR (light detection and ranging) sensor prices to be below US$1,000, suppliers tend to reduce the number of laser beams and mechanical components...

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    TI DLP LightCrafter Display

    Texas Instruments (TI) has developed a new 0.2-inch DLP2000 chipset and US$99 DLP LightCrafter Display 2000 evaluation module (EVM), making it more affordable to leverage DLP technology...

    Photo: Company, Sep 15.

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    Nextchip Apache4

    CEVA, a licensor of signal processing IP for smart connected devices, has announced that Nextchip, a fabless company specializing in embedded vision applications for ADAS systems,...

    Photo: Company, Sep 15.

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    IFA 2017: Huawei Kirin 970

    Huawei has launched the Kirin 970 at IFA 2017 in Berlin, a chip that combines the power of the cloud with the speed and responsiveness of native AI processing, according to the company...

    Photo: Company, Sep 4.

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    IFA 2017: Lenovo Star Wars AR headset

    Lenovo and Disney have jointly unveiled Star Wars: Jedi Challenges, a new augmented reality Star Wars product. Jedi Challenges features a smartphone-powered Lenovo Mirage AR headset,...

    Photo: Company, Sep 4.

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    IFA 2017: Lenovo Home Assistant Pack

    Lenovo has introduced at IFA 2017 the Home Assistant Pack to support its Tab 4 series. The Home Assistant Pack works with Amazon Alexa and makes any tablet in the Lenovo Tab 4 series...

    Photo: Company, Sep 4.

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Global AP demand forecast, 2017-2020

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Global notebook shipment forecast, 2017 and beyond
  • China AMOLED panel capacity expansion forecast, 2016-2020

    This Digitimes Research Special Report examines the China AMOLED industry, focusing on the expansion capacity of the makers, the current implementation plans of major smartphone vendors in the market and the technological hurdles faced by the China makers.

  • Global AP demand forecast, 2017-2020

    Digitimes Research expects global AP shipments to surpass the 1.9 billion mark in 2017, with smartphones remaining the main application. Qualcomm will be leading the market in 2017, as other players continue playing catch up and scramble for funds to invest in more diverse applications.

  • Global notebook shipment forecast, 2017 and beyond

    This Digitimes Special Report examines key factors in the notebook industry, including products, vendors and ODMs, that will affect total shipments in 2017 and through 2021.