600 news items tagged Epistar
Epistar sees LED orders shifted from Osram OptoWednesday 5 May 2021
As car-use LED supply from Germany-based Osram Opto Semiconductors has fallen short of demand, many cevice makers have turned to Epistar for support, sending the Taiwanese firm's...
GCS to increase investment in UnikornTuesday 4 May 2021
GaAs, InP and GaN wafer foundry service provider Global Communication Semiconductors (GCS) Holdings has disclosed it will add investment of NT$400 million (US$14.1 million) in Unikorn...
Epistar to hike quotes for LED, miniLEDFriday 23 April 2021
Epistar will hike quotes for LED and miniLED chips in second-quarter 2021 to reflect increases in material costs, according to company president Patrick Fan.
MiniLED, microLED a focus at Touch Taiwan 2021Thursday 22 April 2021
Ennostar is showcasing miniLED backlighting and fine-pitch RGB miniLED displays at Touch Taiwan 2021, where PlayNitride is exhibiting microLED displays of varying sizes.
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.
LED is rising in smart healthcare; technology and capacity become the keys to winTuesday 20 April 2021
Smartization has become a critical initiative to the healthcare industry in recent years. The incorporation of diverse innovative technologies, including LED, has given a boost to...
Apple supplier to increase miniLED shipments for iPad Pro in AprilWednesday 14 April 2021
Apple's supplier of backlight-use miniLED for the vendor's upcoming 12.9-inch iPad Pro will see shipments pick up later in April 2021, according to industry sources.
Ennostar invests in TyntekFriday 9 April 2021
Ennostar has invested less than NT$3.0 billion (US$106 million) to take an about 10% stake in LED chip and Si-based sensor maker Tyntek, according to industry sources.
Lijing Microelectronics to expand miniLED packaging capacity ahead of scheduleFriday 9 April 2021
China-based Lijing Microelectronics Technology (Jiangsu) will expand monthly miniLED packaging capacity to 800 million chips by the end of May 2021, seven months ahead of schedule,...
Unikorn to make microLED for EpistarWednesday 24 March 2021
III-V compound semiconductor maker Unikorn Semiconductor is expected to undertake outsourced production of microLED panels for LED epitaxial wafer and chip maker Epistar, according...
Ennostar sees miniLED backlighting driving revenue growth, says chairmanFriday 19 March 2021
The miniLED backlighting business is expected to increase Ennostar's monthly consolidated revenues by 20-25%, according to company chairman and CEO Biing-jye Lee at a March 18 investor...
Epistar, Lextar report losses for 2020Monday 8 March 2021
LED epitaxial wafer and chip maker Epistar and vertically-integrated LED maker Lextar Electronics have reported losses for 2020.
Taiwan chipmakers moving to counter water shortagesWednesday 24 February 2021
Chipmakers including TSMC and UMC have started buying water by the truckload for their foundries in Southern Taiwan Science Park (STSP), as reservoirs in southern Taiwan face dwindling...
Ennostar to start production of miniLED BLUs soon reportedly for AppleTuesday 23 February 2021
Ennostar will kick off production of miniLED backlight units (BLU) at the end of first-quarter 2021 or in the second quarter, according to industry sources.
LED chipmakers, downstream vendors raising pricesWednesday 20 January 2021
LED chipmakers in Taiwan and China have seen their delivery lead times extend, and have raised quotes for some of their products particularly non-blue light LED chips, which in turn...
Epistar December revenues hit 20-month highTuesday 12 January 2021
LED epitaxial wafer and chip maker Epistar has reported NT$1.468 billion (US$51.5 million) in December consolidated revenues, the highest since May 2019 with increases of 3.58% on...
Application of mini LED to see explosive growth in 2021Wednesday 6 January 2021
MiniLED applications will see explosive growths in 2021, with Apple and Samsung expected to introduce miniLED-backlit devices this year.
Epistar to book asset impairment of NT$3.96 billionWednesday 6 January 2021
LED epitaxial wafer and chip maker Epistar will recognize NT$3.96 billion (US$138 million) in asset impairment in its 2020 financial report, equivalent to reduction in the net EPS...
ToF 3D sensors to accelerate AR application ecosystem formation, says Digitimes ResearchTuesday 5 January 2021
Time of flight (ToF) 3D sensors are emerging rapidly for massive consumer applications, prompting major semiconductor and optoelectronics players to join the supply chain and accelerating...
Epistar optimistic about miniLED demand in 2Q-3Q21Tuesday 5 January 2021
LED epitaxial wafer and chip maker Epistar has expressed optimism about its shipments for miniLED-backlit products in the second and third quarter of 2021.
Unikorn to begin production of 100W GaN-on-Si chipsMonday 4 January 2021
Unikorn Semiconductor, a provider of foundry services for III-V compound semiconductor components, will extend production of GaN-on-Si chips for fast charging devices from 65W chips...
Epistar JV in China lands orders for fine-pitch miniLED displaysMonday 4 January 2021
Epistar's joint venture established with China-based display maker Leyard Optoelectronic in the eastern Chinese city of Wuxi started production in October 2020 and has won orders...
EnnoStar to see mini LED taking up 20-30% of 2021 revenues, says Epistar chairmanFriday 25 December 2020
EnnoStar, a holding company jointly established by Epistar and Lextar Electronics, expects applications of mini LED technology to contribute 20-30% of its 2021 consolidated revenues,...
Epistar to undertake outsourced production of GaN-on-Si chips for TSMCThursday 3 December 2020
LED epitaxial wafer and chip maker Epistar will undertake outsourced production of GaN-on-Si chips for TSMC, with shipments to begin in second-quarter 2021 at the earliest, according...
Epistar to expand production capacity for ultra-high-brightness AlGaInP LEDFriday 20 November 2020
Epistar has disclosed it plans to expand production capacity in 2021 for ultra-high-brightness AlGaInP LED, demand for which has been increasing since third-quarter 2020 with supply...
2013 Taiwan Internationbal Lighting Show: Epistar applications for agricultural lighting
Photo: Jackie Chang, DIGITIMES, Friday 29 March 2013
2013 Taiwan International Lighting Show: Epistar candle lamps
Photo: Jackie Chang, DIGITIMES, Thursday 28 March 2013
Epistar at 2013 Taiwan International Lighting Show
Photo: Jackie Chang, DIGITIMES, Thursday 28 March 2013