Global notebook shipment expected to reach 217M units in 2021
January 07, 2021Owing to the stay-at-home economy brought about by the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020, not only did yearly notebook computer shipment surpass 200 million units for the first time ever, but the 22.5% YoY growth was also the highest on record, says TrendForce.
Kingston, ADATA, Tigo take the top among global SSD module makers
October 29, 2020The total worldwide shipments of branded SSDs bound for the channel (retail) market in 2019 reached 131 million units, showing an increase of almost 60% from 2018, according to TrendForce's latest investigations.
Lenovo to set up new in-house manufacturing plant in Hungary
September 30, 2020The Hong Kong-based technology company is planning to open a new in-house manufacturing facility in Hungary in during the Spring of next year.
Notebook shipment expected to soar past 180 million units in 2020
September 10, 2020Demand for notebook computers (NBs) across the globe experienced an explosive growth in 2Q20 due to an increase in working from home and distance education demand generated by the COVID-19 pandemic, according to TrendForce’s latest investigations.
The dominoes keep falling – Flex halts shipments to Huawei
May 28, 2019EMS provider Flex, formerly Flextronics, has reportedly halted production at its China plant in Zhuhai, Guangdong province.
Samsung & Apple buys 19.5% of all semiconductors
January 29, 2018Samsung Electronics and Apple remained the top two semiconductor chip buyers in 2017, representing 19.5 percent of the total worldwide market, according to Gartner.
Qualcomm signs MoU with four major Asian companies
January 29, 2018Lenovo, OPPO, vivo and Xiaomi each sign a memorandum of understanding with Qualcomm Technologies for the multi-year purchase of RF front-end solutions.
Fujitsu, Lenovo and DBJ form PC JV
November 02, 2017Fujitsu Limited, Lenovo Group and Development Bank of Japan Inc. (DBJ) are forming a joint venture which will focus on the research, development, design, manufacturing and sales of Client Computing Devices (CCD) for the global PC market.
DRAM module industry recorded 12% drop in sales revenue for 2016
September 06, 2017DRAMeXchange, a division of TrendForce, reports that the global sales revenue of DRAM modules for 2016 totalled USD 6.9 billion, amounting to a decline of about 12 percent compared with the result of the previous year.
YoY gain of 3.6 percent for 2Q/17 notebook shipments
August 16, 2017Market research firm TrendForce reports that the global notebook shipments for this second quarter registered a sequential quarterly increase of 5.7 percent and a year-on-year increase of 3.6 percent, totalling 39.96 million units.
Contract prices of server DRAM modules increase 3-8% sequentially
June 20, 2017The average contract price of server DRAM modules rose sequentially by nearly 40 percent and 10 percent respectively for the first and second quarter of 2017 due to tight supply.
Voice-Based assistant robots popular world-wide
June 15, 2017Rapid progress in the development artificial intelligence (AI) has allowed humans to communicate with robots using natural languages.
Qualcomm with Brazilian plans
March 14, 2017Qualcomm and fellow chip manufacturer ASE invest in a chip facility in São Paulo.
Samsung and Apple switch places in top list 2016
February 01, 2017Samsung Electronics and Apple remained the top two semiconductor chip buyers in 2016, representing 18.2 percent of the total worldwide market, according to Gartner.
Huawei and Flex to start making phones in India
September 20, 2016Huawei is gearing up to start producing phones in India by the end of this month. While the phones might say Huawei, they will me made by EMS provider Flextronics.
Movidius + Intel = vision for the future of autonomous devices
September 06, 2016Intel is acquiring Movidius in a move to accelerate computer vision through RealSense for the next wave of computing.
SimpliVity signs distributor agreement with Avnet
July 15, 2016SimpliVity, a provider of in hyperconverged infrastructure, and Avnet have signed an agreement to deliver hyperconverged infrastructure solutions to resellers and their customers in the United States and Latin America.
Small 3D camera brings augmented reality to a smartphone
June 10, 2016Lenovo will bring Tango technology to a consumer product. Google's technology that allows devices to understand spatial information is an exclusive feature in the PHAB2 Pro smartphone launched today.
Lenovo moves data center hardware manufacturing to Europe and Flex
May 17, 2016Lenovo will begin to manufacture enterprise products for EMEA customers in Europe – including x86 servers, and its range of storage and networking products for data centers.
Lenovo selects embedded security solutions from InfineonLoad more news
April 05, 2016Lenovo's new ThinkPad notebooks will be equipped with OPTIGA TPM (Trusted Platform Module) chips by Infineon Technologies AG.