Compal halts Taiwan production Because of Omicron

by Bob Raikes

What They Say Nikkei reported that Compal Electronics, a supplier to Dell and Amazon among others and the 2nd largest contract maker of notebooks , is halting production at its factory in Pingzhen in …

Tags:Compal| Covid-19| Dell| Foxconn (Honhai)| Quanta| Taiwan

Compal Partners with Nvidia to Construct Enterprise Metaverse

by Milos Pavlovic

What They Say Digitimes reported that Compal is partnering with Nvidia to build a ‘metaverse for enterprises’. The metaverse will be built using Compal’s XR Cube solution, which supports a variety of VR/AR devices …

Tags:Compal| Nvidia| The Metaverse| Virtual Reality

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Compal Notebook’s Three Screens Connect Wirelessly

by Bob Raikes

What They Say reported on a three display notebook concept design, the Airttach, from Compal that was mentioned as a submitted product for the IF Design Award 2021. The concept is noted as …

Tags:Compal| Notebooks

What Bob Saw on the Net 28/03/2019

by Bob Raikes

Most days, our editor, Bob, spends some time looking around the net for news. Here are some articles and links that he thought worth sharing… (note that registration or subscriptions may be required!) Compal …

Tags:Compal| Education| Financial Data| Foxconn (Honhai)| Gartner| Huawei| LED| OLEDs| QSRs & Menu Boards| Samsung Display| Smartphones| USA

Secondary Supplier to Begin Mass Production of Apple Watch Series 4

by Andrew Fenn

Supply chain sources in Taiwan have revealed that Compal Electronics will begin mass production of the Apple Watch Series 4 in November, as main supplier Quanta Computer is now at full capacity at its …

Tags:Apple Watch (iWatch)| Compal| Mobile Display Monitor| Quanta| Vol 25 - Issue 37

Compal Announces Sale of Its Stake in Notebook Firm to JVP Lenovo

by Andrew Fenn

Back in 2012, Compal Electronics purchased a 49% stake in Lienpal Hefei, a notebook manufacturing joint venture with Lenovo, for $147 million. Compal announced this week that it will sell its 49% stake in …

Tags:Compal| Large Display Monitor| Lenovo| Mergers & Acquisitions| Mobile Display Monitor| Notebooks| Vol 25 - Issue 30

Compal Result 09/05/2018

by Vijaya

Compal Electronics, Inc. announced its financial results for the first quarter 2018 with net sales of NT$196.1 billion ($6.58 billion), an increase of 5%, compared to NT$187.4 billion ($6.28 billion) in Q1 2017. Net …

Tags:Compal| Financial Data| Large Display Monitor| Mobile Display Monitor| Vol 25 - Issue 23

More Ups and Downs for Taiwan Manufacturers in 2018 Q1

by Andrew Fenn

Acer has reported revenues of NT$22.64 billion ($773.5 million) for March, a small growth of 1.42% year-on-year. Revenue in the first quarter of 2018 reached NT$54.77 billion ($US1.87 billion), down 2.28% on the same …

Tags:Acer| Compal| Financial Data| Foxconn (Honhai)| Large Display Monitor| LED| Mobile Display Monitor| ODMs & OEMs| Quanta| Taiwan| TSMC| Vol 25 - Issue 14

Compal Plans Desktop ODM Market Comeback in 2018

by Andrew Fenn

Unconfirmed reports coming out of Taiwan have claimed that Compal is planning a comeback to the desktop PC market this year, from its position as the world’s number two notebook ODM. The company’s president, …

Tags:Compal| Large Display Monitor| PC Industry| PCs| Vol 25 - Issue 05

Taiwanese Companies See Slower December

by Yvette Raikes

Acer announced December revenue of NT$21 billion ($711 million), down 10.9% MoM but up 11.6% YoY. This brought sales for the year to NT$232.7 billion ($7.9 billion), up 2%. The company commented that the …

Tags:Acer| Compal| Delta| Financial Data| Large Display Monitor| Mobile Display Monitor| Vol 25 - Issue 02

Taiwanese Company Results August 2017

by Jasmine Kang Sodha

Acer announced August results with revenues of NT$20.05 billion ($668.3 million), indicating an increase of 10.4% on a monthly basis and 5.7% on a yearly basis. The total revenue for year 2017 have so …

Tags:Acer| Compal| Financial Data| Foxconn (Honhai)| Large Display Monitor| Mobile Display Monitor| TSMC| Vol 24 - Issue 34

Compal Result 10/05/2017

by Jasmine Kang Sodha

Compal announced its FY17 Q1 result with consolidated revenues of NT$187.4 billion ($6.23 billion) and net profit of NT$1.1 billion ($36.5 million). The revenue was down 15% on a quarterly basis but was up …

Tags:Compal| Financial Data| Large Display Monitor| LeEco (formerly LeTV)| Mobile Display Monitor| Vol 24 - Issue 18