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  • Last update: Friday 2 October 2015 [1710 news items]

China market: Xiaomi launches Mi TV 2S

Jul 17, 15:23

Xiaomi Technology has launched the Mi TV 2S, which features a Samsung 48-inch 4K resolution display and an aluminum frame that is 9.9mm thick, according to a China-based

Open cell TV panel pricing drops to US$84 in June, says DisplaySearch

Jul 17, 14:24

Open cell TV panels sized 32-inch dropped to US$84 a unit in June 2015 while that for 50-inch Ultra HD (4K) TV panels also showed declines, with 55-inch units dropping 8% on month,...

TV panel shipments up nearly 8% on year in June, says WitsView

Jul 17, 11:10

TV panel shipments dropped 0.5% on month but increased 7.9% on year to 22.6 million in June 2015. TV panel shipments globally reached 132.3 million in the first half of 2015, according...

Global 8K TV shipments to approach 1 million in 2019, says IHS

Jul 14, 14:22

The advent of 8K broadcasting in Japan for the 2020 Olympics is expected to spur a new round of resolution increases, even though shipments have not yet started in serious commercial...

Shipment share of 49-inch TV panels up 98% on year in May, says firm

Jul 8, 14:47

Global shipments of 48- to 50-inch TV panels in May 2015 reached 3.31 million, up 16% on year, according to a new report from Sigmaintell Consulting.

Samsung Display to shift 48-inch TV panel production to 49-inch units

Jul 8, 14:20

In an effort to further compete against 49-inch TV panels produced from LG Display and 50-inch units from Taiwan makers, Samsung Display will shift production of 48-inch TV panels...

43-inch TV panels becoming new dominant size

Jul 6, 14:55

LG Display and AU Optronics (AUO) are continuing to see steady shipments for 43-inch TV panels, and have seen the panel size surpass shipments of 42-inch units over the last year.

Taiwan IC distributors optimistic about demand for handsets, TVs

Jul 3, 15:07

Chip demand for handsets will enjoy a seasonal pick-up in the second half of 2015, while shorter TV replacement cycles and the trend towards higher resolutions will drive the number...

Global LCD TV panel shipments reach 22.45 million in May

Newswatch - Jun 30, 15:31

Global LCD TV panel shipments reached 22.45 million in May 2015, up 8.1% on year and up 2.7% on month, according to several China media reports quoting Sigmaintell Consulting. The...

Pay TV set-top box market contracts for the first time in 12 years, says IHS

Jun 30, 14:29

Pay TV operators purchased US$15.3 billion worth of set-top boxes (STBs) in 2014, down from US$15.9 billion in 2013. This decline represents the first contraction in the market since...

Taiwan LED makers faced with decreased global TV demand, competition from China makers

Jun 29, 21:25

Taiwan-based LED epitaxial wafer and chip makers and LED packaging service providers have been faced with decreasing orders for LED backlighting from international LCD TV vendors...

4K TV panel shipments grow nearly 60% in 2Q15

Jun 29, 21:20

Ultra HD (4K) TV panel shipments reached just over nine million in the second quarter of 2015, up 58% on quarter, for a total of 14.7 million in the first half of 2015, according...

Samsung expects SUHD TV sales to reach 15,000 in 1H15

Jun 24, 22:17

Samsung Electronics SUHD TV sales have surpassed 10,000 units within the last three months and are estimated to reach the 15,000 mark for the first half of 2015.

Leading TV brands more reliant on China manufacturers in 2015, says IHS

Jun 23, 14:32

TVs made by outsourcing specialists are expected to reach an industry record of 43% of LCD TVs shipped globally in 2015, according to IHS. Outsourcing has become one of the most important...

BOE responsible for nearly 1/3 of 23.6-inch TV panel shipments in 1H15

Jun 18, 11:55

Despite Innolux's attempts to completely dominate the 23.6-inch TV panel segment, BOE has stepped up its presence and was responsible for approximately one million of the 3.2 million...

LCD TV panel shipments increase 9% on year in May

Jun 18, 10:22

LCD TV panel shipments in May totaled 22.72 million, up 4% on month and up 9% on year. Ultra HD (4K) TV panel shipments meanwhile had a 2% monthly decline from 3.1 million in April...

Toshiba signs TV brand licensing agreement with Compal for Europe

Jun 17, 15:36

Toshiba has announced it has reached an agreement with Compal Electronics on a new business structure for TV brand licensing in Europe.

4K TV panel shipments reach 3 million in April 2015, says IHS

Jun 16, 15:24

Ultra HD (4K) LCD TV panel shipments continue to rise, driven by forces on both the supply side and the demand side. Shipments of 4K TV panels in April 2015 exceeded three million...

China market: LCD TV sales from China vendors drop 3% in May

Jun 15, 21:42

China vendors' LCD TV sales in China dropped 3% on year in May but increased 20% accumulatively on year from January-April 2015.

LG reaches over 65% yields for 4K OLED TV panels, says report

Jun 11, 21:55

LG Display has reached 65% yields for its Ultra HD (4K) OLED TV panels and expects the percentage to increase to over 85% by the end of 2015, according to a report from Korea-based...

Saturation in China market expected to affect global LCD TV shipments in 2015, says WitsView

Jun 9, 16:14

Global LCD TV shipments for 2015 are expected to reach 223.4 million in 2015, according to WitsView. The firm outlined a number of factors influencing the figures. Firstly, the depreciation...

4K TV shipments grow 400% in 1Q15, with penetration estimated at 20% for 2015

Jun 9, 15:14

Ultra HD (4K) LCD TV shipments grew nearly 400% on year to reach 4.7 million units worldwide in the first quarter of 2015. Volume barely dropped from the seasonally strong fourth...

TCL outlines TV display trends

Jun 4, 21:07

TCL Chairman and CEO Tomson Li Dongsheng believes there are three major trends dominating the future development of the TV display industry – larger TVs, higher resolutions...

TV chip suppliers look to peripherals for profit growth

Jun 4, 19:03

TV-use IC suppliers have turned their focus to over-the-top (OTT) devices and peripherals for smart TVs that yield higher profits, according to industry sources.

Skyworth uses Realtek chips in HDR Ultra HD TVs

Jun 1, 20:26

Realtek's TV chips have been adopted by Skyworth in its high dynamic range (HDR) Ultra HD TV series, according to the companies.

Global TV panel shipments to reach record of 265 million units in 2015, says IHS

Jun 1, 12:09

TV panel shipment targets will reach a historic high in 2015, despite the strengthening dollar against other currencies, especially those of the Commonwealth of Independent States...

China LCD TV vendors plan to procure 27-28 million Taiwan-produced panels in 2015, says CVIA executive

May 29, 11:18

China-based LCD TV vendors plan to procure 27-28 million TV panels worth US$4.5 billion from Taiwan-based panel makers, according to China Video Industry Association (CVIA) vice president...

CSOT starts producing 55-inch Full HD TV panels at 2nd 8.5G factory

May 28, 14:52

China-based TFT-LCD panel maker China Star Optoelectronics Technology (CSOT) in late April 2015 started operations at its second 8.5G factory in southern China and began production...

US cable performance improves, but Pay TV market headwinds remain, says IHS

May 27, 14:28

While cable operators continue to show improvement, the overall pay TV market still faces strong headwinds. According to IHS, US cable companies improved on normal quarterly losses...

Samsung eyeing QLED panels, say reports

May 27, 14:28

Korea-based media reports are stating Samsung Display is considering dropping plans for developing OLED TV panels and instead will try to commercialize QLED (quantum dot LED) technology...

TV sales in China down 6% during May 1 holiday period, says WitsView

May 22, 16:33

TV sales in the China market during the 2015 May 1 holiday period were down 6% on year, according to findings from WitsView.

TCL looking to India and Brazil for expanding TV business

May 21, 15:56

As China TV vendor TCL saw only 0.43% on-year growth in TV sales from January-April 2015, the company is now looking to expand more into Brazil and India to improve its performance...

Ultra HD TV panel shipments reach 16% penetration in April, says WitsView

May 19, 15:16

In April 2015, Ultra HD (4K) TV panel shipments from the six major panel makers globally reached 3.1 million units to represent a 16% penetration, up 4.4% on month, according to Wi...

Worldwide smart TV shipment volume estimated to reach 88 million units in 2015, says MIC

May 14, 16:01

The worldwide smart TV shipment volume is estimated to reach around 88 million units in 2015, about 41.2% of the worldwide LCD TV market, according to MIC.

China TV sales during May 1 period drop on year

May 13, 15:19

TV sales in China during the May 1 one-week holiday period reached 3.51 million units. generating revenues of CNY13.9 billion (US$2.24 billion), and representing on-year declines...

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  • Apple+TV

    Apple TV

    Apple has announced the all-new Apple TV, which users are now able to download and use Apps on the device. The new Apple TV's remote features Siri, so users can search with their...

    Photo: Company, Sep 14.

  • Samsung+Curved+OLED+TV+

    Samsung Curved OLED TV

    Samsung Electronics America has announced the availability of its Curved OLED TV in the US. The KN55S9C also features MultiView capabilities with Full HD and stereo sound. With Samsung's...

    Photo: Company, Aug 19.

  • Google+Chromecast+TV+stick

    Google Chromecast TV stick

    The Chromecast is priced at US$35 and works with Netflix, YouTube, Google Play Movies & TV, and Google Play Music, with more apps like Pandora coming soon. Once Chromecast is set...

    Photo: Company, Aug 1.

  • HTC+Titan+II

    HTC Titan II

    HTC has unveiled the HTC Titan II, the company's first Windows Phone to run on a 4G LTE network, which is being showcased at the 2010 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES)...

    Photo: Company, Jan 11.

  • CES+2011%3A+Samsung+D8000+LED+TV+

    CES 2011: Samsung D8000 LED TV

    Samsung Electronics LED D8000 series feature 240Hz refresh rate, 2ms MPRT, improved LED backlight scanning, Wi-Fi connection. The D8000 series comes with Samsung's new 3D glasses...

    Photo: company, Jan 7.

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