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MediaTek expanding IoT ecosystem

Oct 2, 16:09

MediaTek is stepping up efforts to expand its Internet of Things (IoT) ecosystem. The fabless chipmaker has announced a series of new partnerships to push its SoC shipments across...

Samsung AMOLED business to benefit from China smartphone demand in 2016

Oct 1, 16:31

Many China-based smartphone vendors are planning to use AMOLED in their high-end smartphones in 2016 and are looking to Samsung Display for panel supply as the maker continues to...

IC suppliers concerned about new iPhone orders

Oct 1, 16:28

Despite the record first-week sales for the newest iPhones, suppliers of related ICs have been concerned about the possibility of Apple downward adjusting its chip orders for the...

Upgraded components in iPhone 6S Plus costs Apple an extra US$16 per device, says IHS

Oct 1, 10:07

Upgraded components in the new iPhone 6S Plus cost US$16 more than the components in the earlier iPhone 6 Plus. The bill of materials (BOM) for an iPhone 6S Plus equipped with 16GB...

Touchscreen controller IC prices falling

Sep 30, 11:06

Prices for smartphone-use touchscreen controller ICs have been falling as an increase in the number of suppliers has led to more competition in the market, according to industry so...

Intel Capital Global Summit to open on November 2

Sep 24, 15:58

Intel is set to host Intel Capital Global Summit on November 2, revealing its latest investments. Via the CPU giant's moves, upstream supply chain players will be able to get hold...

Taiwan, China IT industries reach consensuses for cooperation for next 12 months

Sep 24, 15:53

The 12th Cross-Strait Information Industry and Technology Standards Forum hosted by Sinocon Industrial Standards Foundation, Chinese Electronics Standardization Association and China...

Digitimes Research: Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 wins design-in projects

Sep 24, 10:10

A number of handset OEMs have expressed satisfaction with the performance of the newly released Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 and have mapped out design-in projects or product design plans...

China handset supply chain makers winning more orders from Xiaomi

Sep 24, 10:06

Makers in China's handset supply chain have geared up efforts to win component orders from Xiaomi Technology, affecting rival suppliers in Taiwan and Japan, according to industry...

New ARM CPU design center opens in Taiwan

Sep 23, 15:32

A new ARM CPU design center located in Taiwan's Hsinchu Science Park (HSP) officially opened on September 22. The workforce of the center will reach 100 employees by the end of 2015,...

ARM opening new CPU design center in Taiwan

Chinese handset OEMs to increase demand for smartphone sensors, IHS says

Sep 23, 11:29

Apple and Samsung will remain the dominant buyers of sensors for smartphones through 2019; however, their share of sensor spending will fall, according to IHS.

Supply chains conservative about new Microsoft orders

Sep 21, 15:10

Microsoft is cutting orders to supply chains for components used in entry-level and mid-range handsets due to a weak outlook for the second half of 2015, according to supply chain...

Smartphone vendors eyeing TOL technology from TPK

Sep 17, 14:46

TPK is stirring up new developments with its second-generation touch on lens (TOL) technology, with major handset vendors including Apple reportedly expressing an interest for smartphones...

Digitimes Research: Spreadtrum to push new AP for 2H15, threatening MediaTek and Qualcomm

Sep 15, 15:18

With cooperation with Intel, China-based smartphone application processor (AP) supplier Spreadtrum is expected to start pushing 64-bit 8-core 5-mode 4G products for the mid-range...

Samsung mobile device orders expected to be weak in 4Q15

Sep 14, 21:41

Due to wavering market share and unreliable shipments of high-end smartphones and tablets, Samsung Electronics is lowering its related component orders for the first quarter of 2015,...

TSMC secures A10 chip orders from Apple, says report

Sep 14, 16:20

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) will be the exclusive supplier of Apple's next-generation A10 processors with volume production to kick off starting March 2016,...

FPCB maker Flexium reports strong sales for August

Newswatch - Sep 10, 10:40

Flexible PCB maker Flexium Interconnect has reported revenues of NT$1.43 billion (US$43.88 million) for August, up 39.8% on month and 40.1% on year.

Foxlink revenues hit high in August

Sep 9, 12:17

Connector and handset component supplier Foxlink saw its revenues grow 4.84% on month and 54.77% on year to NT$9.975 billion (US$306.09 million) in August, the highest monthly figures...

PCB supplier Zhen Ding to see strong sales in September

Newswatch - Sep 8, 15:38

PCB maker Zhen Ding Technology Holding has reported revenues of NT$7.275 billion (US$221.94 million) for August, up 19.3% sequentially and 22.9% on year.

Headset maker Merry August revenues up over 12% on month

Stockwatch - Sep 8, 15:36

Headset maker Merry Electronics has announced consolidated revenues of NT$1.042 billion (US$31.79 million) for August, up 12.81% sequentially but down 8.35% on year.

iPhone demand estimated at 45-50 million units for 3Q15, 70-80 million units for 4Q15, say Taiwan makers

Sep 8, 14:00

Total shipments of iPhone devices, including updated iPhones which are to be unveiled shortly, are expected to total 45-50 million units in the third quarter of 2015 and hit 70-80...

Silitech revenues down on year in August

Stockwatch - Sep 8, 11:14

Handset and automotive part maker Silitech Technology has reported consolidated revenues of NT$299 million (US$9.2 million) for August, rising 3.31% on month but declining 19.28%...

Catcher sees strong August revenues thanks to new iPhone

Sep 7, 15:08

Taiwan-based chassis maker Catcher Technology has announced consolidated revenues of NT$7.19 billion (US$219.81 million) for August, up 15.2% on month and 43.6% on year. Market watchers...

Handset vendors decreasing touch panel orders for 4Q15

Sep 4, 15:56

Major handset vendors are only expected to put in about 20-30% of their originally estimated touch panel orders heading into the fourth quarter of 2015, which is putting a damper...

Commentary: MediaTek-MStar expansion to pose threat to other IC vendors

Sep 3, 13:48

While the planned acquisition of ILI Technology (Ilitek) by MStar Semiconductor is being regarded as a consolidation process needed for Taiwan's IC design industry, the implementation...

India market: MediaTek, Micromax collaborate on mid- to high-end smartphones

Sep 3, 10:19

MediaTek has announced an enhanced strategic collaboration with Micromax Informatics, India's leading handset player. The partnership aims to accelerate 4G accessibility and fuel...

Apple receiving G/G touch samples for 2016 iPhone

Sep 2, 11:13

More information coming from supply chains in Asia is showing that Apple will most likely switch to ultra-thin G/G touch technology for its iPhone released in 2016 and remain using...

TDDI solutions set to see growing adoption among smartphones

Aug 27, 11:00

Touch and display driver integration (TDDI) single-chip solutions are expected to see growing adoption among smartphones starting the fourth quarter of 2015, according to industry...

EZconn nets NT$1.87 for 1H15

Aug 20, 15:48

Fiber-optic component and RF (radio frequency) connector maker EZconn recorded net EPS of NT$1.87 for the first half of 2015, according to the company.

Digitimes Research: Sony CIS capacity ramp to affect Taiwan supply chain

Aug 19, 11:11

Sony plans to ramp up its CIS production capacity by 31% in 2016 focusing on mid-range and entry-level models, which may result in unfavorable impact on the CIS supply chain in Taiwan,...

Universal Microwave Technology purchases factory for capacity expansion

Aug 18, 19:51

Universal Microwave Technology (UMT), a maker of high-frequency microwave devices used in broadband wireless communications, on August 18 announced the acquisition of a factory located...

Digitimes Research: AP suppliers adopting different strategies for 4G CA solutions

Aug 18, 15:46

With the proportion of 4G devices in China's smartphone shipments having already surpassed 90% in first-half 2015, application processor (AP) suppliers have taken different strategies...

Qualcomm still supplies modem chips for next iPhone, sources claim

Aug 17, 21:23

Qualcomm will still supply all the modem chips needed for the upcoming iPhone, but Apple is mulling multiple suppliers of modem chips for its 2017 series, industry sources have cla...

Elite Advanced Laser nets NT$4.99 per share for 1H15

Aug 17, 20:01

Elite Advanced Laser, a Taiwan-based laser diode packaging and testing service provider for optical communication applications, has posted net EPS of NT$4.99 (US$0.158) for the first...

Digitimes Research: China tablet AP shipments to ebb nearly 30% on year in 2H15

Aug 17, 14:53

China's shipments of tablet-use application processors are expected to decline 29.4% on year to 47.75 million units in the second half of 2015 due to weak market demand for tablets,...

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  • MediaTek dismisses layoff rumors

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

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  • Tablet demand stays weak, say Taiwan IC designers

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

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

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  • Inventec optimistic about new orders from Xiaomi

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

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2015 global notebook demand forecast
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  • 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.