Chinese suppliers take top spots in TV panel shipment ranking
April 09, 2021As Samsung Display (SDC) decided to extend the manufacturing operations of its Korea-based Gen 8.5 LCD fab, and tier-two panel suppliers are still slow to reassign their production capacities from TV panels to IT panels, TrendForce expects total TV panel shipment for 2021 to reach 269 million units, which is relatively unchanged compared to 2020 levels.
AMOLED models increases its share on the smartphone market
March 16, 2021Among the various display technologies used for smartphones in 2021, AMOLED models are expected to account for a 39% penetration, thanks to smartphone brands’ increasing adoption of this technology, according to TrendForce’s latest investigations.
Texas weather to lower smartphone production by about 5%
March 12, 2021It's very much a domino effect. The shutdown of Samsungs operations in Austin, Texas will in turn impair shipments of Qualcomm 5G RFIC, as well as other products which are important for the production of smartphones. TrendForce estimates that the interruption will lower 2Q21 smartphone production by about 5%.
The world's top 10 automated countries
January 28, 2021The average robot density in the manufacturing industry hit a new global record of 113 units per 10'000 employees.
Mini LED chip revenue likely to reach USD 270M in 2021
January 25, 2021As various TV manufacturers such as Samsung, LG, and TCL announced their new models equipped with Mini LED backlights at CES 2021, TrendForce's investigations shows that total Mini LED chip revenue from Mini LED backlight TVs to potentially reach USD 270 million in 2021, as manufacturers gradually overcome technological bottlenecks and lower their overall manufacturing costs.
Samsung to continue LCD panel manufacturing throughout 2021
January 04, 2021Despite previous expectations to shutter its LCD panel manufacturing operations, Samsung Display (SDC) will continue manufacturing panels in Korea, with a Gen 7 and two Gen 8.5 production lines operating throughout 1Q21, according to TrendForce’s latest investigations.
Texas EMS manufactures new personal emergency response system
December 10, 2020Texas-based EMS provider, National Circuit Assembly (NCA), is handing the manufacturing GoFind’s newly released Personal Emergency Response System (PERS) for older adults, NudgeR.
Chinese panel makers expected to occupy more than 50% share in monitor panel market in 2021
October 15, 2020Chinese manufacturers are expected to raise their market share from 39% this year to 52% next year in the monitor panel market, and 36% to 39% in the notebook panel market, according to TrendForce’s preliminary shipment forecast of panel makers for 2021.
Foxconn fell short of targets in Wisconsin – misses out on tax credits
October 13, 2020Foxconn’s factory in Wisconsin did not manage to create enough jobs last year to earn the company tax credits, the state reportedly said on Monday, making this the second year the company has missed its targets.
Strong demand in 3Q20 results in highest single-quarter global TV shipments
October 08, 2020Owing to a 20% increase in TV demand in North America, as well as the fact that TV brands had deferred their shipment schedules in 1H20 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the effects of the third-quarter cyclical upturn were further compounded in 3Q20, according to TrendForce’s latest investigations.
Top 10 tech industry trends for 2021
October 06, 2020As the DRAM industry officially enters the EUV era, NAND Flash stacking technology advances past 150L, says TrendForce as it provides its forecast of 10 key trends in the tech industry for 2021.
New PIC24F MCUs Feature Low Power Animated Display Driver for Battery-powered Devices
October 05, 2020Low power MCU family offers power-saving peripherals, hardware safety and secure code protection
Speedprint turns in record month despite pandemic challenges
September 22, 2020Screen printing technology specialist, Speedprint, reports July 2020 as a record month for its global SMT screen printer business – and the company managed this even during the challenges due to the coronavirus pandemic
RelianceCM installs new Juki Line
August 13, 2020RelianceCM has installed a new Juki line at its contract manufacturing lab in Corvallis, Oregon. The sale was liaised by Mike Gunderson of MaRC Technologies.
BOE takes the lead as Chinese panel manufacturers expand on the market
August 05, 2020BOE and CSOT strategically adjusted their Gen 8.5 production lines by shifting some production capacities from TV panels to monitor panels instead, according to TrendForce’s latest investigations.
IMI’s first half of 2020 was hampered by plant shutdowns
August 04, 2020Philippine-based EMS provider, Integrated Micro-Electronics, Inc. (IMI), booked USD 476 million of first half revenue in 2020 as plant shutdowns in various operating regions significantly affected financial results.
Samsung to stop production at its last Chinese PC plant
August 03, 2020The South Korean tech giant will stop production at its last computer manufacturing plant in China as it shifts production from the country.
AR/VR devices shipment projected to reach 43.2M units in 2025Load more news
July 27, 2020Total shipment of AR/VR devices is expected to reach 5.12 million units in 2020, according to TrendForce.