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Demand for PCIe SSDs to boom, say controller suppliers

Dec 1, 21:57

Demand for PCIe SSDs is expected to experience accelerated growth in the second half of 2015, pushing the technology transition from SATA3 to PCIe, according to industry sources.

Wage rates in eastern China rise in November

Nov 28, 12:36

The local government in Jiangsu Province, eastern China, increased wage rates on November 1, much later than other cities, to avoid imposing a heavy burden on electronics factories...

Sinbon Electronics capitalizes on IoT

Nov 27, 21:56

Electronic connector and cable harness maker Sinbon Electronics has extended its products to new areas following the fast growing demand for IoT (the Internet of Things) applications,...

Most motherboard players to focus on gross margins in 2015

Nov 27, 15:22

Asustek Computer has been aggressively cutting motherboard prices to defend its leading position in the market recently and is likely to use the same strategy for 2015. In response...

FineTek to see revenues grow 10-15% in 2014

Nov 26, 14:48

Instrumentation solution provider FineTek is expected to see 2014 revenues increase 10-15% on year thanks to fast growing demand for IoT (Internet of Things) applications, according...

TSMC to grab 40-50% of A9 chip orders

Nov 26, 13:56

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) is expected to secure a combined 40-50% of Apple's A9 processor orders for next-generation iPad and iPhone devices, according to...

Connector maker BizLink looks to double-digit revenue growth in 2015

Nov 26, 10:42

Connector maker BizLink Holding expects its sales to grow by a double-digit rate in 2015, buoyed by increasing shipments to the automobile and medicare sectors, according to company...

BizLink vice president Tsai Yao-chen

Biostar says Samsung-Nvidia lawsuit not affecting operation

Stockwatch - Nov 25, 16:08

Commenting on Samsung Electronics' complaints to the US International Trade Commission (ITC) against Nvidia and its clients over the Nvidia Shield tablet's alleged violation of eight...

China, Taiwan makers eyeing 3D printer market

Nov 25, 11:11

China-based Xery 3D Printing Science & Technology (Anhui), which was founded in 2013, has an annual production capacity of 50,000 FDM (fused deposition modeling) home-use 3D printers,...

ARM seeing troubles penetrating into PC, server industries; IoT becomes new battlefield for Intel, ARM

Nov 24, 22:27

Despite aggressively attempting to advance into the PC and server industries, ARM-based CPU platforms will not be able to achieve any significant results within the next two years...

ASMedia announces partnership with AMD

Stockwatch - Nov 24, 22:20

Taiwan-based ASMedia has announced is has signed contracts with AMD for a partnership, but no details were disclosed about the relationship except that the projects are related to...

Intel decides to keep tablet subsidies, say sources

Nov 24, 15:08

Intel has reportedly decided to continue subsidizing its mobile device processor platform after a series of evaluations recently and will even expand the product coverage from 10-inch...

Foxconn to build airborne logistic hub in Zhengzhou

Nov 21, 15:37

Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry) will sign agreements with Administration Commission of Zhengzhou Airport Economic Comprehensive Experimental Area in China by the...

VIA stock demoted in TSE; expects strong performance in 4Q14

Nov 21, 15:11

VIA Technologies has recently been demoted to become a full-cash delivery stock by the Taiwan Stock Exchange (TSE) because its stock's net asset value dropped below NT$5 (US$0.16)...

Commentary: Xiaomi facing challenge to sustain growth

Nov 21, 12:41

China-based Xiaomi Technology, a smartphone startup of a little over four years, has risen as a technology company with a full range of product lines that has expanded vertically...

Motherboard shipments of Taiwan players from 2006-2014

Nov 20, 17:18

Taiwan's motherboard industry remains dominated by four main players – Asustek Computer, Micro-Star International (MSI), Gigabyte Technology and Elitegroup Computer Systems...

Samsung Electro-Mechanics looking to form deeper connection with China market

Nov 19, 21:40

Samsung Electro-Mechanics, a component affiliate of the Samsung Group, is looking to have deeper communication and interaction with the China market as demand from the country is...

Hiwin to set up factory in eastern China

Nov 18, 15:33

Hiwin Technologies, which makes components of precision mechanical transmission systems, will expand its production capacity by setting up a factory in Suzhou, eastern China, with...

Keypad makers shifting production for non-handset applications

Nov 18, 14:11

Taiwan-based handset keypad makers Ichia Technologies and Silitech Technology are shifting the focus of their production to non-keypad products or products not for handset applications,...

Asustek said to be adopting Qualcomm solution for new ZenFone; looking for price cut from Intel

Nov 17, 22:37

In addition to CPUs from Intel, Asustek Computer is said to be planning to develop second-generation ZenFone smartphones using Qualcomm's solutions for 2015, according to sources...

Chicony nets NT$1.53 per share for 3Q14

Nov 17, 21:48

PC peripheral maker Chicony Electronics recorded consolidated revenues of NT$19.997 billion (US$660 million), gross margin of 16.39%, net operating profit of NT$1.247 billion, net...

Altek sees increased 3Q14 gross margin

Nov 17, 10:55

Digital camera ODM Altek saw gross margin of 10.71% for the third quarter of 2014 increase on quarter by 0.32pp and on year by 5.11pp mainly due to an adjustment in product mix, the...

Foxconn posts 3Q14 net EPS of NT$2.30

Stockwatch - Nov 14, 14:05

Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry) on November 13 released its financial report for the third quarter of 2014, recording consolidated revenues of NT$950.49 billion (US$31.37...

Simplo expects strong 2015

Nov 14, 11:07

Seeing a better-than-expected third quarter, Simplo Technology expects its EPS to reach around NT$11 (US$0.36) in 2014, while sales in 2015 will perform stronger than in 2014 and...

China-Korea FTA to impact Taiwan IT industry

Nov 13, 18:32

China and South Korea recently signed a Free Trade Agreement (FTA). Acer founder Stan Shih said the agreement will put Taiwan at a disadvantage in IT competition.

Primax 3Q14 net profit hits record

Nov 13, 10:57

PC peripheral and CCM (compact camera module) maker Primax Electronics generated the company's record quarterly net profit of NT$497 million (US$16.4 million) for third-quarter 2014,...

AcBel Polytech to begin shipments of power supplies used in medical equipment

Nov 12, 14:50

Power supply maker AcBel Polytech has obtained certification for power supplies for use in medical equipment and will start shipments later in the fourth quarter of 2014, the company...

Digitimes Research: Tablet-use AP shipments in China grow slower than expected in 3Q14

Nov 11, 22:35

Shipments of application processors for tablets in the China market grew at a lower-than-expected 5.9% sequentially in the third quarter of 2014 as sales of white-box tablets were...

Lite-On Technology unable to reach target net operating margin of 4.7% for 2014

Nov 11, 20:15

EMS provider Lite-On Technology recorded net operating margin of 3.32% for the third quarter of 2014 and does not expect to attain the target of 4.7% for 2014, company CEO Warren...

Foxconn sees over 10% sequential revenue growth in October

Nov 11, 16:16

Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry) has announced consolidated revenues of NT$469 billion (US$15.35 billion) for October, up 12.89% on month and 22.58% on year, mainly...

MSI reports almost 10% sequential drop in October revenues

Stockwatch - Nov 11, 16:00

MSI has reported consolidated revenues of NT$7.414 billion (US$247.13 million) for October 2014, representing a 9.57% drop on month and 11.46% increase on year.

Lite-On Technology October revenues down on month, up on year

Nov 10, 21:34

EMS provider Lite-On Technology on November 10 reported consolidated revenues of NT$19.688 billion (US$649 million) for October, falling on month by 3.08% but rising on year by 1.23%,...

Simplo, Dynapack reportedly to supply batteries for Microsoft products

Nov 10, 21:32

Taiwan-based battery maker Simplo Technology and Dynapack reportedly have successfully entered Microsoft's supply chain with Simplo having landed most of the battery orders for the...

Delta reports consolidated revenues of NT$16.495 billion for October

Stockwatch - Nov 10, 21:29

Delta has reported consolidated revenues of NT$16.495 billion (US$540 million) for October 2014, representing a 5.48% drop on month and 1.91% increase on year.

ECS October revenues fall

Stockwatch - Nov 10, 14:17

ECS has reported consolidated revenues of NT$3.129 billion (US$104.3 million) for October 2014, representing a 18.07% drop on month and 41.51% drop on year.

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