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Taiwan ODMs shipping more servers to end clients

Feb 14, 13:55

Taiwan-based ODMs Quanta Computer, Inventec and Wistron have been shipping more servers to direct accounts such as Microsoft, Google, Amazon and Facebook despite the fact that the...

AMD will not launch Kabini in China, say Taiwan makers

Feb 14, 10:34

AMD is expected to launch its APU platform Kabini at the end of March in emerging markets except China because AMD has already lowered prices for many APU models to compete with Intel...

Taiwan Star Cellular plans to start 4G operations in 3Q14

Feb 13, 14:56

Taiwan Star Cellular, one of the six next-generation (4G) mobile communication licensees in Taiwan, plans to kick off commercial operations in the third quarter of 2014, according...

Taiwan suppliers concerned about competition from China in 2014

Feb 10, 21:39

With Acer rumored to be planning to outsource its tablet OEM orders to China-based makers, Asustek Computer has reportedly also been seeking partnerships with China component makers...

Taiwan January export value down on month, year, says MOF

Feb 10, 20:35

Taiwan recorded total export value of US$24.31 billion for January 2014, decreasing by 7.9% on month and by 5.3% on year, while the corresponding total import value of US$21.34 billion...

LG reportedly looks for compensation from Taiwan panel makers over price-fixing claims

Feb 10, 16:34

LG Electronics is pursuing claims in Korea-based court that Taiwan-based panel makers have fixed LCD pricing, leading to losses for the company, according to media reports.

Taiwan Chinsan to ramp industrial use capacitor shipments in 2014

Feb 10, 15:13

Capacitor maker Taiwan Chinsan Electronic Industrial is expected to ramp up its capacitor shipments to the industrial sector to 15% by year-end 2014 compared to 10% currently, according...

Digitimes Research: Taiwan LCD TV shipments reach 9.51 million units in 4Q13

Feb 10, 14:32

Taiwan-based LCD TV makers' shipments reached 9.51 million units in the fourth quarter of 2013, according to Digitimes Research.

Acer to release tablet OEM orders to China

Feb 10, 10:27

Acer will have China-based OEMs undertake production of its tablets in 2014 to cut costs, according to Taiwan-based supply chain makers.

Taiwan 4Q13 international Internet bandwidth rises to over 1.2Tbps, says TWNIC

Feb 6, 13:51

Taiwan's direct Internet connections with 17 countries (including Hong Kong and Macao) reached a total bandwidth of 1.214Tbps as of the end of the fourth quarter of 2013, increasing...

Taiwan January CPI up on month, year, says DGBAS

Feb 6, 13:49

Taiwan's January 2014 consumer price index (CPI) of 103.19 (2011 as base year) increased 0.24% on month and 0.76% on year, while the corresponding wholesale price index (WPI) of 96.89%...

Toshiba shifting notebook R&D center to Taiwan

Feb 5, 19:50

Toshiba has started shifting its notebook R&D center in Japan to Taiwan and will expand its Taiwan R&D staff of over 100 engineers, according to Taiwan-based notebook supply...

Data centers likely to adopt more Li batteries, say Taiwan makers

Feb 5, 11:02

While more than 80% of UPS (uninterruptible power supply) systems in cloud computing data centers are equipped with lead-acid batteries, use of lithium (Li) batteries is expected...

Taiwan government considering 2.6GHz band for LTE, say telecom carriers

Jan 29, 15:03

The Taiwan government has considered assigning 2.6GHz frequency band units for either operating TD-LTE or TDD LTE and FDD LTE mobile communication services, according to local telecom...

Taiwan market: NCC offers subsidies for digitizing cable TV networks

Jan 29, 12:56

Taiwan's National Communications Commission (NCC) has set aside a budget of NT$410 million (US$13.7 million) to subsidize the digitization of cable TV networks in 2014.

Digitimes Research: Taiwan IC design houses perform strongly in 4Q13

Jan 29, 11:36

Taiwan-based IC design houses performed better than expected in the fourth quarter of 2013, yielding production value of NT$125.01 billion (US$4.12 billion), up 0.5% from the prior...

Taiwan 4Q13 economic growth rate upward adjusted to 2.92%, says DGBAS

Jan 29, 10:06

Taiwan's economic growth rate, on-year growth in GDP, in the fourth quarter of 2013 has been upward adjusted from 1.22% forecast in November 2013 to 2.92%, according to estimates...

DOE to start investigating anti-dumping and anti-subsidy duties for Taiwan PV imports

Jan 29, 09:14

The International Trade Association (ITA), an institute belonging to the US Department of Commerce, has announced it will start investigating anti-dumping and countervailing duties...

Digitimes Research: Taiwan handset shipments to decline 15.4% sequentially in 1Q14

Jan 28, 22:33

Combined handset shipments of Taiwan-based brand vendors and ODMs are expected to slide 15.4% sequentially in the first quarter of 2014, Digitimes Research has estimated.

Digitimes Research: Taiwan ODMs see notebook demand recovery in 4Q13

Jan 28, 12:20

Although top vendor Lenovo continued to reduce its notebook outsourcing to Taiwan makers in line with its policy of increasing in-house production, recovering demand in the market...

Digitimes Research: Taiwan small- to medium-size panel shipments to drop in 1Q14

Jan 27, 14:16

Taiwan panel makers' small- to medium-size panel shipments are expected to reach 338 million units in first-quarter 2014, down 8.2% on quarter and down 3.3% on year, according to...

Samsung cuts target notebook shipments to 7 million units for 2014

Jan 27, 14:14

Samsung Electronics has set a goal of shipping seven million notebooks globally in 2014, a reduction of 41.67% from the 12 million units shipped in 2013, and will no longer launch...

Taiwan component makers see orders from Amazon

Jan 27, 14:00

Component makers expect to see Amazon shift orders back to Taiwan in the first quarter of 2014, according to industry sources.

Taiwan market: Senao aims to sell 480,000 tablets in 2014

Jan 27, 10:19

Senao International sold 426,000 tablets in the Taiwan market for a market share of 25% in 2013 and aims to sell 480,000 units for a market share of 30% in 2014, according to company...

Digitimes Research: Taiwan ODMs see decreased digital camera shipments in 4Q13

Jan 27, 10:15

Taiwan-based ODMs Ability Enterprise, Altek, Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry) and Asia Optical shipped a total of 3.4 million digital cameras in the fourth quarter...

Taiwan market: Fixed-line Internet-access speeds close to advertised levels, says NCC

Jan 24, 15:02

Taiwan's National Communications Commission (NCC) on January 21 released results of a sample survey of fixed-line broadband Internet-access speeds in six metropolitan areas in Taiwan,...

Taiwan solar cell makers plan to hike prices in February

Jan 24, 12:42

Taiwan-based makers plan to hike quotes for polycrystalline silicon solar cells with energy conversion rates over 17.4% to US$0.41-0.45/W in February 2014 to reflect increases in...

Taiwan December manufacturing production index up, says MOEA

Jan 24, 10:17

Taiwan recorded manufacturing production index (2011 as base year) of 103.36 for December 2013, increasing 3.02% on month and 5.07% on year, according to statistics released by the...

Orise swings to loss in 4Q13

Jan 23, 21:39

LCD driver IC firm Orise Technology slid into the red in the fourth quarter of 2013, due to inventory losses resulting from falling product prices particularly prices for WVGA driver...

Digitimes Research: Taiwan large-size panel shipments down in 4Q13

Jan 23, 20:49

Taiwan panel makers' large-size (9-inch and above) shipments in the fourth quarter of 2013 reached 64.3 million, down 0.4% on quarter, according to Digitimes Research.

Canon reduction in overseas production will not affect factories in Taiwan

Jan 23, 20:48

Japan-based vendor Canon has decided to increase the proportion of total digital camera output produced domestically from 42% in 2013 to over 50% in 2015 through shutting or reducing...

Taiwan market: Acer launches entry-level smartphone Liquid Z5

Jan 23, 11:00

Acer has launched its Liquid Z5, a 5-inch entry-level smartphone equipped with MediaTek MT6572 1.3GHz dual-core processor, 1GB RAM, 4GB ROM and a 5-megapixel rear camera, in the Taiwan...

Taiwan ODMs struggle to land mobile device orders from Samsung

Jan 22, 14:13

While Samsung Electronics are expected to roll out an array of new smartphones and tablets for high-end as well as entry-level segments in 2014, the vendor is quite unlikely to release...

Taiwan market: Chunghwa Telecom lands exclusive rights for new media broadcasts of 2014 FIFA World Cup

Jan 22, 14:07

Chunghwa Telecom (CHT) has obtained exclusive rights for new media broadcasts of the 2014 FIFA World Cup to take place in Brazil during June 12-July 13 in the Taiwan market and will...

AMD to launch FS1B processors in February, say motherboard makers

Jan 22, 11:58

AMD will launch FS1B series processors consisting of the quad-core A6-5350 (2.05GHz), A4-5150 (1.05GHz), E2-3850 (1.3GHz) and dual-core E1-2650 for sale at US$30-60 in February, according...

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    Asustek ZenFone series

    Asustek Computer has unveiled in Las Vegas its latest product lineup including the Intel-based entry-level ZenFone smartphone series, the new PadFone mini smartphone, the PadFone...

    Photo: Digitimes, Jan 7.

  • Hiachieve+eWonderPad+tablet+PC

    Hiachieve eWonderPad tablet PC

    Taiwan-based Hiachieve Digital Technology, which provide digital contents for education purposes, has launched an education-specific tablet PC, the eWonderPad, with cloud computing...

    Photo: Company, Nov 26.

  • Samsung+BX2231+21%2E5%2Dinch+LED+monitor+

    Samsung BX2231 21.5-inch LED monitor

    Samsung Electronics has introduced an LED-backlit LCD monitor, the BX2231, in the Taiwan market. The BX2231 features 2ms response time, 5 mega:1 contrast ratio, 1,920x1,080 resolution...

    Photo: company, Oct 7.

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    Garmin-Asus Nuvifone A10 smartphone

    Garmin-Asus has launched the Android-based Nuvifone A10 smartphone in Taiwan. Asustek Computer vice president and general manager of mobile device business, Bensen Lin, pointed...

    Photo: Company, Sep 16.

  • Optoma+3D+ready+projector%2C+the+DS512

    Optoma 3D ready projector, the DS512

    Optoma Technology has introduced four new front projectors, including three 3D ready models in Taiwan market. The DS512 projector features DLP Link technology, 120Hz 3D projection,...

    Photo: company, Sep 14.

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