1269 news items tagged display
DDI packaging materials demand stays robustThursday 13 May 2021
Demand for packaging materials for processing high-end display driver ICs (DDI) remains strong, as backend houses including Chipbond Technology and ChipMOS Technologies still maintain...
Asustek sees notebook supply remain constrainedThursday 13 May 2021
A worsening shortage of semiconductors, such as audio codec chips, display driver ICs and power management chips, continues to constrain the supply of notebooks, according to Asustek...
Global chip shortage to persist until 2Q22, says GartnerThursday 13 May 2021
The worldwide semiconductor shortage will persist through 2021, and is expected to recover to normal levels by the second quarter of 2022, according to Gartner.
Taiwan panel makers post mixed results for AprilTuesday 11 May 2021
Most Taiwan-based LCD panel makers, except for Giantplus Technology, have reported sequential declines in revenues for April due to shortages of upstream materials and reduced workdays...
UMC to raise quotes for 28nm processMonday 10 May 2021
United Microelectronics (UMC) plans to raise its 12-inch foundry quotes for 28nm process technology by about 13% starting July, according to industry sources.
Novatek, Himax set to post record 2Q21 revenuesFriday 7 May 2021
Display driver IC specialists Novatek Microelectronics and Himax Technologies both expect to see their second-quarter revenues hit another record-high levels.
Niche-market touch panel prices to rise on higher upstream costsThursday 6 May 2021
Niche-market touch panel specialists including Mildex Optical and Higgstec are poised to hike their prices to reflect rising costs of components and raw materials, according to industry...
Chromebook shipments remain strong in 1Q21Monday 3 May 2021
Chromebook shipments worldwide remained at above 10 million units in the first quarter of 2021, despite an around 9% sequential decrease, according to Digitimes Research's figures.
Component shortages drag down Taiwan TV shipments in 1Q21, says Digitimes ResearchWednesday 28 April 2021
Taiwan-based makers shipped only 6.26 million LCD TVs globally in the first quarter of 2021, down 34.2% sequentially, due mainly to shortages of panels, display driver ICs and SoC...
Taiwan IC design houses see 1Q21 gross margins hikeWednesday 28 April 2021
Taiwan-based IC design houses particularly those specializing in display driver ICs and MOSFET chips are set to see their gross margins and profitability hike in the first quarter...
UMC eyeing long-term contracts with major clientsWednesday 28 April 2021
Pure-play foundry United Microelectronics (UMC) is striving to get its major clients including Samsung Electronics, MediaTek and Qualcomm to enter into 3-year supply agreements, according...
Novatek ramping up 28nm wafer starts at UMCFriday 23 April 2021
Novatek Microelectronics has placed significant orders for OLED display driver ICs with United Microelectronics (UMC) demanding 28nm process technology, according to industry sourc...
AUO pursues profit growth with diversified offeringsThursday 22 April 2021
AU Optronics (AUO) has been diversifying its offerings and target markets, pursuing stable profit growth in the coming years, according to the Taiwan-based company.
New-gen iPad Pro shipments to peak in 3Q21Thursday 22 April 2021
Shipments of Apple's just-unveiled miniLED-backlit iPad Pro will peak for 2021 in the third quarter, according to industry sources.
Apple introduces new iPad Pros featuring M1 chip and Liquid Retina XDR displayWednesday 21 April 2021
Apple has announced a new iPad Pro equipped with in-house-designed M1 chip and a 12.9-inch Liquid Retina XDR display, and has also unveiled an 11-inch model.
Acer to acquire stake in display driver IC companyMonday 19 April 2021
Acer has disclosed plans to acquire a stake in FocalTech Systems, a Taiwan-based display driver IC supplier, for up to NT$1.5 billion (US$53.21 million).
Touch Taiwan 2021 to kick off next weekThursday 15 April 2021
Touch Taiwan 2021 will be hosted from April 21-23 in Taipei with the online edition to be available from April 19-28.
Taiwan chipmaking material distributors to embrace strong 2021Wednesday 14 April 2021
Semiconductor material distributors including Topco Scientific, Topco Technologies and Wahlee Industrial, and IC packaging materials distributors Chang Wah Electromaterials (CWE)...
VIS reports record 1Q21 revenueMonday 12 April 2021
Taiwan-based Vanguard International Semiconductor (VIS), an 8-inch foundry for specialty ICs, saw its first-quarter revenue increase 5.3% sequentially to a record high of NT$9.18...
Apple reportedly to adopt LTPO display technology for new iPhonesFriday 9 April 2021
Apple reportedly will adopt LTPO (low-temperature polycrystalline oxide) backplane technology for OLED displays in its premium iPhones to be launched later in 2021, according to industry...
Taiwan 1st-tier IC design houses set to post strong 1Q21 resultsTuesday 6 April 2021
Taiwan-based first-tier IC design houses including MediaTek, Novatek Microelectronics and Realtek Semiconductor are believed to have seen their March revenues climb substantially...
Himax, BOEVx team up for automotive AMOLED display solutionsThursday 1 April 2021
Himax Technologies, a vendor of driver ICs, has announced it has teamed up with BOE Varitronix (BOEVx), a supplier of car-use display products, to develop flexible AMOLED automotive...
Tape COF substrate supply to become tight for processing OLED DDIWednesday 31 March 2021
The supply of tape COF substrates is expected to fall short of demand in 2021, due to growing COF packaging demand for OLED display driver ICs (DDI) , according to industry sources...
Notebook component shortage to worsen in 2Q21, says ClevoTuesday 30 March 2021
Clevo, which specializes in gaming and niche notebook manufacturing, expects shortages of display driver ICs and other notebook-use components and materials to worsen in the second...
Samsung Display flexible AMOLED panels make headways in China, says Digitimes ResearchTuesday 23 March 2021
The penetration rate of Samsung Display's flexible AMOLED panels at the high-end smartphone segment in China in the first quarter of 2021 was higher than that seen a year earlier,...
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