Global tablet market – 1Q 2020Thursday 28 May 2020
Global tablet shipments are forecast to climb 45.5% sequentially and 9.9% on year in the second quarter of 2020 thanks to a recovery in the related supply chain's capacity in China and educational tablet orders deferred from the first quarter.
Taiwan notebooks – 1Q 2020Thursday 7 May 2020
Global notebook shipments in the first quarter of 2020 dropped 27.6% on quarter and 10.9% on year. The yearly decline was the worst for the Taiwan's notebook industry since first-quarter 2016.
Global tablet market (outbreak updates) – 4Q 2019Thursday 27 February 2020
The tablet sector is witnessing better capacity recovery than the notebook and handset sectors.
Global tablet market – 4Q 2019Friday 21 February 2020
Global tablet shipments amounted to 43.23 million units in fourth-quarter 2019 as white-box vendors had excess inventory, causing their shipments for the quarter to weaken, while brand vendors saw the momentum from the third quarter continue into fourth-quarter...
Taiwan notebooks – 4Q 2019Wednesday 19 February 2020
Taiwan's notebook shipments slipped 4.4% sequentially, but grew 3.1% on year to arrive at 32.37 million units in the fourth quarter of 2019.
Taiwan handsets – 3Q 2019Wednesday 11 December 2019
Taiwan makers shipped 14.21 million handsets in third-quarter 2019, up 3% sequentially but down 34.8% on year.
Global tablet market – 3Q 2019Wednesday 27 November 2019
Global tablet shipments came to a total of 44.32 million units in the third quarter of 2019, up 35.7% sequentially and 1.5% on year.
Taiwan notebooks – 3Q 2019Tuesday 19 November 2019
Taiwan's notebook shipments rise 1.8% sequentially and 8.6% on year to come to 34.14 million in the third quarter of 2019.
Global tablet shipment forecast, 2020 and beyondFriday 18 October 2019
2019 global tablet shipments will slide significantly from the level of 2018 as brand tablets are experiencing weakening momentum from tablet replacement and demand for education tablets, while white-box tablets also face decelerated demand for small-size models...
Global notebook shipment forecast, 2020 and beyondWednesday 9 October 2019
Notebook shipments in 2019 are estimated to show a 1.6% increase with vendors ramping up inventory in preparation for the US-China trade war and business notebooks as well as Chromebook outperforming expectation.
Taiwan handsets – 2Q 2019Friday 30 August 2019
Taiwan's handset shipments arrived at 13.8 million units in the second quarter of 2019, a level similar to that of the previous quarter, but slipping 33.2% on year.
Global tablet market – 2Q 2019Thursday 8 August 2019
Global tablet shipments amounted to 32.66 million units in second-quarter 2019, down 8.7% on quarter and 11.9% on year due to slow season, Apple's new products making little contribution to its shipments and Huawei's performance taking a hit by the US trade ba...
Taiwan PC monitor shipments to rebound in 2Q20, says Digitimes ResearchThursday 28 May 2020
Taiwan's PC monitor shipments, fueled by rising work-from-home activities, are expected to undergo a sequential growth of 24% to 22.94 million units in the second quarter 2020 after such shipments plunging 20% on quarter...
Smartphone ODMs to see shipments fall in 2020, says Digitimes ResearchFriday 22 May 2020
Digitimes Research has lowered its global smartphone shipment forecast for 2020 to 1.15 billion units, down 15.4% from 2019's 1.36 billion because of the impacts from the coronavirus pandemic.
Digitimes Research worldwide notebook shipment update – April 2020Friday 22 May 2020
Global top-5 notebook brands saw their combined shipments in April grow 12% on month to reach a new record for the month, boosted by delivery of shipments deferred from March, and stronger-than-expected demand from users...
Korea memory chip output value up slightly in 1Q20, says Digitimes ResearchWednesday 20 May 2020
The output value of South Korea's memory chip industry grew about 1% sequentially in the first quarter of 2020, thanks mainly to a ramp-up in demand arising from the stay-at-home economy, according to Digitimes Research.
Top silicon wafer makers post revenue falls in 1Q20, says Digitimes ResearchTuesday 19 May 2020
High inventory levels at clients in late 2019 and the coronavirus outbreak early this year combined to send first-quarter 2020 revenues of the world's top-2 silicon wafer suppliers Shin-Etsu Chemical and Sumco, both based...
TSMC 5nm fab in US could reshape global chipmaking supply chain, says Digitimes ResearchMonday 18 May 2020
A TSMC wafer fab designed for advanced 5nm process manufacturing in the US could drive changes to many semiconductor players within the supply chain, according to Digitimes Research.
Top-5 notebook brands and top-3 ODMs see around 10% shipment growth in April, says Digitimes ResearchMonday 18 May 2020
Global top-5 notebook brands saw their combined shipments in April grow 12% on month to reach a new record for the month, as parts of their shipments originally scheduled for delivery in March were deferred to April, and...
Digitimes Research cuts Taiwan foundry output value forecast for 2020Monday 11 May 2020
Digitimes Research has revised downward its Taiwan foundry output value forecast this year, as end-market demand is likely to disappoint due to the prolonged pandemic.
Taiwan small- to mid-size panel shipments to continue falling in 2Q20, says Digitimes ResearchFriday 8 May 2020
Taiwan's shipments of small- to medium-size LCD panels will continue drifting downward in the second quarter of 2020 in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, with a-Si feature phone applications to be affected the most, according...
Taiwan TV shipments fall below 5 million units in 1Q20, says Digitimes ResearchThursday 7 May 2020
Shipments of LCD TVs by Taiwan-based makers fell 45.2% sequentially to 4.65 million units in the first quarter of 2020, affected mainly by seasonality and the outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic in China, according to...
Outbreak impact: China smartphone and AP shipmentsMonday 9 March 2020
The coronavirus outbreak has resulted in labor shortages and shipment disruptions in China's supply chain, but Digitimes Research believes if the epidemic gets under control, China-based top-4 smartphone brands' shipments are expected to drop 19.5% on year in...
Coronavirus impact special report: Mobile devicesThursday 27 February 2020
The coronavirus outbreak has disrupted production and weakened consumer confidence, with all ICT sectors bracing for major declines in shipments. Digitimes Research has conducted analyses on three mobile device sectors, namely notebooks, smartphones and tablets...
Global server shipment forecast and industry analysis, 2020Friday 10 January 2020
Digitimes Research estimates that global server shipments moderately declined 1.4% in 2019 but will turn to show positive growth of 6.6% in 2020, totaling 16.01 million units.