Taipei, Friday, April 25, 2014 01:24 (GMT+8)
mostly cloudy
Taipei
22°C
LCD TV trend: LED or CCFL
  • Demand for LED-backlit LCD TVs has been growing, but CCFL models aren't going away without a fight.

    Last update: Wednesday 2 May 2012 [11 news items]

China market: 70% of LCD TVs sold in 2012 to be LED-backlit

May 2, 15:59

The share of LED-backlit sets is predicted to reach 70% of total LCD TV shipments to the China market this year with the possibility of reaching 100% in 2013 as industry firms are...

Samsung to decrease use of LED chips in direct-type LED TVs

Apr 24, 00:56

Samsung Electronics has scored points in marketing direct-type LED-backlit LCD TVs in North America and in order to further reduce production cost of direct-type LED TVs, will decrease...

Japan vendors question Korea LED TV over power consumption

Apr 23, 16:08

Japanese LED TV firms are questioning whether Korean brand high-end direct-type LED TVs such as the ones made by LG Electronics are as energy efficient as Japanese made edge-lit LED...

Direct-type LED TV price gap with CCFL to shrink to 10%

Apr 6, 12:28

The price difference between low-cost direct-type LED TVs and CCFL models will shrink to 10% this year, industry sources have predicted.

BenQ to introduce direct-lit LED TVs in May

Mar 23, 01:25

BenQ plans to introduce low-price direct-lit LED TVs in May. The price of this product is likely to be 10% lower than new LED TVs in the market. According to BenQ, LCD TV shipments...

BenQ

LG to introduce new 47- and 55-in TV models in 1H12

Mar 14, 01:25

South Korea-based LG Electronics recently announced new 47- and 55-inch TVs for launch in first-half 2012. LG will also introduce high-end edge-lit 3D smart TV products to the Taiwan...

South Korea firms to push sales of low-price LED TVs

Mar 9, 11:09

Samsung Electronics is rumored to be giving up production of CCFL-backlit LCD TVs to fully adopt LED-backlight modules. The firm will promote direct-lit LED TVs aggressively in 2012...

LG

Samsung to suspend CCFL-backlit TV production in Korea, says paper

Newswatch - Mar 8, 14:54

Samsung Electronics is expected to announce in March at the earliest plans to suspend the production of traditional CCFL-backlit LCD TVs in Korea, and instead will focus on LED-backlit...

Taiwan market: Local brand vendors still rolling out CCFL-backlit TV models

Mar 6, 14:09

Some local brand TV vendors in Taiwan such as Teco will continue to roll out CCFL-backlit models for the local market as CCFL models still enjoy price advantages over LED-backlit...

Direct-lit LED TV cost may not shrink much

Mar 5, 12:06

The cost narrowing between direct-lit LED TVs and CCFL-backlit TVs may face a roadblock, said industry sources. However, firms such as Samsung Electronics, China-based TCL, and North...

LED TVs

Commentary: Large-size TVs, big opportunities

Jan 19, 16:41

The LCD TV market went through severe price competition in 2011 with products such as 42-inch CCFL-backlit TVs costing only US$199/unit. Industry sources believe this price is close...

Categories: LED
Realtime news
  • Korea-based vendors show more interest in Ultra HD TV segment

    Displays | 3h 25min ago

  • Taiflex expects revenues increase in 2Q14

    Bits + chips | 5h 14min ago

  • Acer wins exclusive IT supply contract from Victoria Police, Australia

    IT + CE | 6h 26min ago

  • Largan Precision nets NT$22.36 per share for 1Q14

    Before Going to Press | 4h 24min ago

  • Digitimes Research: Taiwan DSC shipments decrease 30.4% on quarter in 1Q14

    Before Going to Press | 4h 24min ago

  • NFC penetration in smartphones to exceed 50% in 2015, says NXP Semiconductors executive

    Before Going to Press | 4h 25min ago

  • Acer sets internal target shipments of 10 million smartphones, 10 million tablets for 2014

    Before Going to Press | 4h 51min ago

  • Taiwan thermal module makers expanding heat-pipe capacities

    Before Going to Press | 5h 9min ago

  • Taiwan IC design houses see booming orders from China smartphone vendors

    Before Going to Press | 5h 31min ago

  • China-based white-box tablet vendors face increasing competition from international vendors

    Before Going to Press | 6h 33min ago

  • Lenovo to start dual-brand smartphone marketing

    Before Going to Press | 6h 34min ago

  • Tesla seeing short production capacity, say Taiwan makers

    Before Going to Press | 6h 35min ago

Pause
 | 
View more
Guangzhou International Lighting Exhibition, China, June 9-12, 2014
China FPD industry, 2013-2016

24-Apr-2014 markets closed

 LastChange

TAIEX (TSE)8945.45-11.47-0.13% 

TSE electronic344.29-0.04-0.01% 

GTSM (OTC)145.13-0.74-0.51% 

OTC electronic179.86-2.11-1.16% 

2014 global smartphone market forecast
  • LCD TV overview - Jun 2011

    Growth of the global LCD TV market was not as strong as expected in 2010 as the market continued to feel the aftershocks of the economic recession that had hit...

  • Overview of LCD TV market - May 2010

    When the economic recession hit at the end of 2008, the LCD TV market seemed to be heading toward a doomsday scenario in 2009; however, demand turned out to be...

  • Taiwan's display system makers - Jun 2007

    In addition to pure display makers such as Amtran, Chi Mei, HANNspree, Taiwan-based home appliance makers such as Tatung, Proton, Kolin, several major IT makers...

  • Taiwan's display system makers - Jun 2006

    Taiwan-based display makers come from a variety of areas in the IT industry, from Compal, which is best known for producing notebooks, to Premier, which also produces...