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  • Last update: Thursday 26 March 2015 [872 news items]

Digitimes Research: Holitech to become 2nd-largest touch panel maker in China after acquisitions

Mar 26, 14:56

China-based touch panel maker Holitech Technology reportedly will raise funds to acquire Each Opto Electronics Industrial, BYD's electronics component department, and Pingbo Electronics,...

Young Fast aims to reduce cash outflow and increase new solutions to improve performance in 2015

Mar 26, 14:42

Following a 37.2% decline in revenues during 2014 with an EPS of negative NT$11.92, Young Fast Optoelectronics said it will reduce cash outflow heading into 2015 and lower risks related...

Apple Watch yields have been low but are increasing, say touch panel makers

Mar 25, 21:50

Following low yields for the Apple Watch in the first quarter of 2015 that reportedly were mostly below 50%, supply chain makers for the device including touch panel maker TPK have...

Mildex invests to further develop touch panels

Mar 23, 21:51

Mildex Optical will invest NT$1.09 billion (US$34.75 million) to be stationed in the Southern Taiwan Science Park where it will further develop design, research and development, production...

Digitimes Research: Taiwan on-cell touch panel shipments to see strong growth, yet offer little profit

Mar 20, 11:36

Taiwan panel makers have been aggressively promoting their on-cell touch panels and quotes for a 5-inch HD (1280 by 720) on-cell touch panel already dropped to about US$10-12 in early...

Microsoft seeking low-priced touch panel solutions for handsets

Mar 9, 15:46

Microsoft Mobile is aiming to obtain lower-cost solutions from supply chains in 2015, which include on-cell touch panels from Taiwan- and China-based makers.

Digitimes Research: Taiwan shipments of touch panels used in handsets and tablets to drop in 1Q15

Mar 2, 14:20

Taiwan makers' shipments of touch panels used in handsets and tablets are expected to drop 10.8% and 22.3%, respectively, in the first quarter of 2015, according to Digitimes Resea...

Sharp develops new touch panel handwriting input system for interactive whiteboards

Feb 24, 14:17

Sharp has developed a touch panel system that allows multiple handwriting pens to be used simultaneously to input text and lines in varying colors and thicknesses. Sharp aims to quickly...

TPK revenues increase 21.4% in 4Q14

Feb 11, 15:04

Touch panel maker TPK Holding has reported fourth-quarter 2014 consolidated revenues of NT$39.581 billion (US$1.25 billion), rising 21.4% sequentially due to increased shipments of...

Digitimes Research: China touch panel shipments gain strength in 4Q14

Feb 6, 11:35

The fourth quarter of 2014 is typically the busy season for touch panel makers. In China alone, makers experienced 9.8%, 7.1% and 2.5% sequential increases in the handset, tablet...

Touch panel makers expect weak demand for notebook applications into 2Q15

Feb 5, 21:32

Touch panel makers estimate weak demand for notebook applications into the second quarter of 2015 and vendors' touch notebook reserves including Hewlett Packard's are expected to...

Truly aims to expand presence in touch panel market

Feb 4, 14:22

Truly Optoelectronics aims to expand its presence in the touch panel market in 2015 through increased production of OGS solutions for non-smartphone products, according to the comp...

China touch panel makers planning to drop pricing for in-cell solutions by 15-20% in 2015

Feb 2, 21:47

China touch panel makers are planning to drop pricing for in-cell solutions by 15-20% in 2015 in order to step up their competition in the market and further dominate the segment,...

TPK expects fingerprint recognition touch panel orders to increase in 2015

Jan 30, 15:43

Taiwan touch panel maker TPK is optimistic about orders for products with fingerprint recognition capabilities from China-based handset vendors such as Coolpad and ZTE during 2015.

Taiwan touch panel makers report dismal 2014 results

Jan 20, 14:05

Price wars in the touch panel segment are said to have been a major factor in Taiwan makers' declining performances in 2014, resulting in TPK seeing an on-year 18.58% decline and...

Touch panel makers faced with increasing competition from panel makers

Dec 25, 22:20

Japan Display and LG Display have lowered quotes for in-cell touch panels to compete for touch panel orders from China-based smartphone vendors while Taiwan and China-based TFT-LCD...

Digitimes Research: China OGS touch panel makers hiking GFF capacity

Dec 24, 11:18

Viewing that China-based smartphone vendors have begun to adopt more GFF (a glass sheet and two layers of ITO film) touch panels in high-end products than OGS (one glass solution)...

Wintek sees large decrease in November revenues

Dec 4, 15:19

Touch panel maker Wintek on December 3 reported consolidated revenues of NT$2.727 billion (US$88.7 million) for November, dropping 52.67% on month and 67.99% on year.

GIS applies for listing on Taiwan Stock Exchange

Nov 25, 16:03

General Interface Solution (GIS) Holding, a touch panel module subsidiary of the Foxconn Group (Hon Hai Precision Industry), has filed an application to seek a primary listing on...

Touch panel pricing to drop to US$1 per inch

Nov 20, 21:30

As China touch panel makers continue to expand production capacity they are expected to sell panels at US$1 per inch in 2015, down from US$1.13 in the second half of 2014.

Dongbu HiTek volume producing touchscreen controllers

Nov 17, 15:51

Dongbu HiTek has scaled up the production of touchscreen controller chips with embedded flash (eFlash) memory to meet rising demand for entry-level and mid-range smartphones, according...

Himax provides touch-panel controllers for Lumia 535, says report

Newswatch - Nov 13, 14:19

Taiwan-based Himax Technologies has secured touch-panel controller orders for the first Microsoft-branded smartphone, Taiwan's Central News Agency (CNA) cited industry sources...

Digitimes Research: Taiwan handset touch panel shipments decline in 3Q14

Nov 5, 21:34

Taiwan makers' shipments of touch panels used in handsets reached 50.44 million in the third quarter of 2014, down 5.7% on quarter, according to Digitimes Research.

Digitimes Research: China makers to see sequential growth in touch panel shipments during 3Q14

Oct 29, 20:14

China makers' shipments of touch panels used in smartphone, tablet and notebook applications are expected to grow 7.1%, 3.6% and 10% respectively on quarter during the third quarter...

Laibao reaches 80% yields on 5G line; OGS shipments reach 600,000 a month

Oct 24, 16:28

Laibao has reached yield rates of 80% on its 5G line in Chongqing, China and is estimated to have reached OGS touch panel shipments of 600,000 a month during the third quarter of...

Huawei expressing more interest in embedded touch panel solutions

Oct 23, 15:54

Huawei Device is expressing more interest in embedded touch panel solutions for smartphones released in 2015, according to industry sources.

Entry-level and mid-range smartphones boost on-cell TFT LCD touch panel market, says DisplaySearch

Oct 16, 15:27

More than 20 million on-cell TFT LCD touch panels shipped globally in the first half of 2014, after only 4.7 million were shipped in all of 2013, as the technology has been adopted...

On-cell touch panel shipments to reach 129 million in 2018, says report

Newswatch - Oct 15, 15:23

Shipments of on-cell touch panels surpassed the 20 million mark in the first half of 2014 largely due to demand for use in entry-level and mid-range smartphones, according to a China...

Digitimes Research: More than 80% of handsets from China vendors to use local touch panels

Oct 14, 20:12

More than 80% of handsets from China vendors in the second half of 2014 will use touch panels from local makers, according to Digitimes Research.

Wintek applies for financial restructuring

Oct 14, 15:11

Taiwan-based touch panel maker Wintek has applied for financial restructuring to the local court due to a high proportion of debt in China. Currently, the company has a short-term...

Wintek representatives talk about the company financial restructuring plans

Touch panel makers see shipments for thin-film touch panels increase

Oct 1, 20:50

Touch panel makers are seeing shipments for thin-film touch panels used in low-priced handsets increase as the technology continues to drop in price.

Korea and Taiwan touch panel makers showing signs of declining operations

Sep 25, 23:06

Korea and Taiwan touch panel makers are showing signs of declining operations as low-price competition from China makers continues to increase.

Digitimes Research: Korea touch panel makers see revenue declines in 1H14 as Samsung reduces purchases

Sep 25, 23:04

Korea-based touch panel makers Iljin Display, Melfas, Smart Mobile Application Company (SMAC) and Taeyang Electronics all saw revenue declines in the first half of 2014 as Korea-based...

Touch panel makers hope to eliminate competitors through reduced prices

Sep 24, 14:43

Touch panel makers are continuing to see pressure to reduce pricing while at the same time touch panels are experiencing an oversupply in the market.

Notebook touch panel makers expect limited shipment growth in 2H14

Sep 22, 15:26

Orders for touch panels used in notebook applications are expected to be limited in the second half of 2014 as vendors aim to release low-priced products in order to further compete...

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