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Smartphone growth expected to drop to single digits in 2016, says IDC

Mar 4, 15:28

According to a recent forecast update from the IDC Worldwide Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker, 2015 is likely to be the last year of double-digit smartphone growth. The 2015 calendar...

China market: LeTV strong smartphone shipments to benefit supply chain

Mar 4, 10:41

Some suppliers in Taiwan's handset supply chain are benefiting from strong smartphone sales of China-based channeled-TV operator LeTV.

Tablet supply chain sees weak 1Q16 orders as vendors reduce development

Mar 3, 11:49

The upstream tablet supply chain is seeing orders from clients continue to shrink, and shipments for the first quarter are expected to be significantly impacted. In addition to brand...

China vendors pushing into 2-in-1 market

Mar 2, 22:22

With assistance from Microsoft and Intel, China-based brand vendors and white-box players have been aggressively pushing new 2-in-1 devices recently. In addition to Huawei's MateBook...

Taiwan market: Huawei Device launches flagship smartphone

Mar 2, 14:45

Huawei Device on March 1 launched Mate 8, its Android 6.0 flagship smartphone, in the Taiwan market at a contract-free retail price of NT$17,900 (US$535).

Huawei Device launches flagship smartphone Mate 8

Synnex Technology looks to wholly own BestCom Infotech

Mar 2, 12:14

IT and consumer electronics distributor Synnex Technology International has announced it will acquire up to 61.037 million common shares already issued by business-use IT product...

Digitimes Research: Taiwan handset shipments set to drop in 1Q16

Mar 1, 12:21

Total handset shipments by Taiwan-based brand vendors and ODMs are expected to decline 13.3% on quarter and 11.4% on year to 15.55 million units in the first quarter of 2016, affected...

Taiwan market: HTC sets Vive price

Newswatch - Mar 1, 11:00

HTC's first virtual reality (VR) device, the HTC Vive, will be available at NT$28,288 (US$848) in the Taiwan market, according to the company.

Digitimes Research: Taiwan sees decreased handset shipments in 4Q15

Feb 26, 14:24

Total handset shipments by Taiwan-based brand vendors and ODMs reached 17.94 million units in the fourth quarter of 2015, decreasing 5.7% on quarter and 29% on year, according to...

Qualcomm announces Snapdragon 820 processor powers Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge

Feb 26, 14:18

Samsung Electronics' recently-announced Galaxy S7 and S7 edge feature the Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor with integrated Snapdragon X12 LTE modem for up to 33% faster 4G+ LTE download...

China market: Xiaomi launches Mi 5 and Mi 4S

Feb 26, 11:21

Xiaomi Technology has unveiled two smartphones, the Xiaomi Mi 5 and Mi 4S, in Beijing as its latest efforts to fend off increasing competition from local rivals, such as Huawei, Coolpad...

China market: TCL launches VR-enabled smartphone, 2-in-1 tablet

Feb 26, 10:48

TCL has unveiled two smartphones under its idol 4-family, as well as a 2-in-1 tablet, the Plus 10, under the Alcatel brand, to enhance its competitiveness in the smartphone and tablet...

TCL idol 4 smartphone

Digitimes Research: NTT DoCoMo looking to cross into smart family market in Japan, selling fixed and mobile networks together

Feb 25, 15:39

Japan-based telecom carrier NTT DoCoMo began establishing Uchisuma (smart family) experience zone in its stores and distributors' stores on October 16, 2015, looking to help consumers...

Worldwide wearable market sees rapid growth in 2015, says IDC

Feb 25, 14:27

The worldwide wearable device market took a big step forward in the fourth quarter of 2015, fueled by the growing popularity of fitness trackers and the Apple Watch. According to...

iPhone supply chain makers suffer decreased revenues

Feb 24, 16:20

Sales performance of major suppliers in the iPhone 6s device supply chain is likely to stay flat in the first half of 2016 due to decreased orders from Apple, according to industry...

MWC 2016: Huawei aims to become largest smartphone vendor in 5 years

Feb 24, 11:13

Huawei aims to surpass Apple in 2-3 years and then Samsung Electronics in five years to become the worlds' largest smartphone vendor, according to a China-based tech.qq.com report,...

HTC Vive pricing lower than expected

Feb 23, 12:09

HTC has set the price for the consumer edition of its first virtual reality (VR) headset, the HTC Vive, at US$799, which is much lower than market expectation of US$1,500.

The HTC Vive

MWC 2016: Acer announces Liquid Jade 2 flagship

Feb 23, 11:07

Acer has announced its latest flagship smartphone, the Liquid Jade 2, as well as the new entry-level Liquid Zest family products at the ongoing MWC 2016.

The Liquid Jade 2

Digitimes Research: Added capacity in China to drive down high-end smartphone panel pricing in 2016

Feb 19, 17:02

In 2016, China's smartphone panel capacity is expected to increase steadily in 2016, as key makers Tianma Micro-electronics and BOE Technology increase capacity and other makers including...

Digitimes Research: Qualcomm to lead AP market in 2016, Intel to show strongest growth

Feb 19, 16:40

The global application processor (AP) market will grow 8.5% in 2016, reaching 1.78 billion units, according to a recent Digitimes Research Special Report. The growth rate in 2016...

China market: Huawei to dethrone Xiaomi as top smartphone vendor in home market in 2016

Feb 19, 15:09

Huawei may dethrone Xiaomi Technology to become the largest smartphone vendor in the China mamrket in 2016 optimizing its improved brand image and the release of an array of new models,...

Global smartwatch shipments overtake Swiss watch shipments in 4Q15, says Strategy Analytics

Newswatch - Feb 19, 14:13

Global smartwatch shipments reached 8.1 million units in the fourth quarter of 2015 compared to 7.9 million Swiss watches shipped during the same period, the first time ever that...

Xiaomi to unveil Mi 5 in Barcelona and Beijing, says report

Newswatch - Feb 19, 12:41

Xiaomi Technology will unveil its new smartphone, the Xiaomi Mi 5, at MWC 2016 in Barcelona, Spain and in Beijing on February 24, according to a Chinese-language Economic Daily...

Worldwide smartphone sales grow 9.7% in 4Q15, says Gartner

Newswatch - Feb 19, 10:05

Global sales of smartphones to end users totaled 403 million units in the fourth quarter of 2015, a 9.7% increase on year, which was the slowest growth since 2008, according to Gartner...

Asustek expected to see 16% sequential drop in 1Q16 revenues

Feb 18, 15:39

Asustek Computer is expected to see its revenues for the first quarter drop 16% from the fourth quarter of 2015, but compared to the same quarter a year ago, the amount should be...

Huawei Device cuts 1Q16 smartphone orders

Feb 18, 12:04

China-based Huawei Device has reduced orders for smartphones to be shipped in the first quarter of 2016 due to high inventory levels, according to sources from supply chain makers.

Asustek lowers 2016 target global smartphone shipments

Feb 18, 11:45

Asustek Computer originally set target shipments of 30 million ZenFone-series smartphones to all markets except China in 2016, but at a February 17 investors conference, it downward...

China market: Xiaomi falls out of top-2 smartphone vendors in 4Q15

Feb 18, 10:00

Xiaomi fell out of the top-2 smartphone vendors in China in the fourth quarter of 2015, but remained the region's top smartphone vendor in all of the year.

Digitimes Research: Apple to see record low iPad shipments in 1Q16

Feb 16, 20:15

Apple is expected to ship 9.8 million iPads in the first quarter of 2016, historically its lowest quarterly level, with decreases of 39.1% on quarter and nearly 20% on year, according...

Wistron enters supply chain of iPhone 5se

Feb 16, 15:43

Apple reportedly will debut its new 4-inch entry-level iPhone 5se, which Digitimes previously referred to as the iPhone 6c, at a launch conference in the middle of March along with...

Asustek sees slight drop in 4Q15 revenues

Feb 16, 15:35

Asustek Computer's fourth-quarter-2015 revenues were NT$123.99 billion (US$3.7 billion), down 2.4% on year while operating profits were NT$5.58 billion, operating profit margin 4.5%...

Digitimes Research: Global tablet shipments grow over 20% in 4Q15 mainly due to US-based vendors

Feb 16, 15:06

Due to better-than-expected demand and channel retailers strengthening their promotions, some US-based tablet vendors achieved strong shipments, helping global tablet shipments grow...

Japan market: 35.77 handsets shipped in 2015, says MM Research Institute

Feb 15, 22:14

There were 35.77 million handsets shipped in the Japan market in 2015, slipping on year for the third consecutive time by 6.6%, according to Japan-based MM Research Institute.

Foxconn sees decreased January revenues

Feb 15, 10:43

Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry) has reported consolidated revenues of NT$337.605 billion (US$10.08 billion) for January 2016, decreasing 17.59% on month and 14.75%...

HTC aims at 10% handset market share in India

Feb 5, 16:33

HTC will focus marketing on smartphones priced at INR10,000-30,000 (US$147-440) in the India market, aiming at taking a 10% share in the market, according to a Taipei-based Central...

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    Apple iPhone SE smartphone

    Apple has introduced the iPhone SE with a 4-inch display, in a compact aluminum design that has been updated with matte-chamfered edges, a color-matched stainless steel Apple logo,...

    Photo: Company, Mar 23.

  • Samsung+12%2Dmegapixel+image+sensor

    Samsung 12-megapixel image sensor

    Samsung Electronics has announced a 12-megapixel image sensor for smartphones. Already in mass production, this 1.4 micron-pixel-based image sensor is equipped with Dual Pixel technology...

    Photo: Company, Mar 22.

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    Acer Liquid Jade Primo smartphone

    Acer's Liquid Jade Primo is a 5.5-inch premium smartphone running Windows 10 Mobile. The Liquid Jade Primo provides productivity for professionals through Continuum, allowing Windows...

    Photo: Company, Jan 7.

  • Samsung+12Gb+LPDDR4+DRAM

    Samsung 12Gb LPDDR4 DRAM

    Samsung Electronics has announced that it is mass producing 12Gb LPDDR4 (low power, double data rate 4) mobile DRAM chips based on its 20nm process technology. The new LPDDR4 is...

    Photo: Company, Sep 18.

  • Apple+iPhone+6s+and+iPhone+6s+Plus

    Apple iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus

    Apple has announced the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus, the latest iPhone models from the company. The new iPhones introduce 3D Touch, which senses force to access features and interact...

    Photo: Company, Sep 11.

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Analysis of China revised domestic semiconductor industry goals
  • Wireless broadband developments in Southeast Asia markets

    As of 2013, the 10 ASEAN nations had a total of over 700 million mobile subscriptions, with the CAGR from 2003-2013 reaching 24%. This Digitimes Research Special Report analyzes the various mobile broadband markets in ASEAN and looks at the respective trends in 4G LTE development for those markets.

  • 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.