Automotive Display Drives Himax Q3 Profits

by Emory Kale

On the flip side, sales of smartphone and tablet drivers declined double digits and mid-teens respectively, reflecting weak end market demand.

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Himax Hosts President Tsai Ing-Wen with AR/VR

by Bob Raikes

During a visit by Taiwan’s president, Tsai Ing-Wen, Himax, a fabless supplier of display drivers, showed the latest technology that Himax is developing in AR and VR. The company claims that it has already …

Tags:Augmented Reality| Back Panel| Himax| Mobile Display Monitor| Taiwan| Virtual Reality| Vol 23 - Issue 39

HTC Chooses Himax for HTC 10

by Tom Allen

Himax has said that its HX8396-C display driver IC is being used in the HTC 10 smartphone. The chip is designed for high-end TFT-LCD phone displays. Neither Himax nor HTC said why the IC …

Tags:Back Panel| Himax| HTC| Mobile Display Monitor| Smartphones| Vol 23 - Issue 15

Himax Claims Design Wins

by Tom Allen

Himax has reported two design wins for its LCoS microdisplays, which are being supplied to “two brand-leading VR companies”. Which companies are using the LCoS devices is not known, although speculation suggests Oculus VR, …

Tags:Augmented Reality| Back Panel| Himax| LCOS| Microdisplays| Mobile Display Monitor| Vol 23 - Issue 02

Himax Takes Photonics Award

by Tom Allen

Himax’s 0.22″ ‘Front-Lit LCoS module’ microdisplay has won the 2015 Taiwan Outstanding Photonics Product Award, from the Photonics Industry and Technology Development Association.

Tags:Awards| Back Panel| Himax| Large Display Monitor| LCOS| Mobile Display Monitor| Vol 22 - Issue 25

Taiwan Makers Look to VR Market

by Tom Allen

Himax worked with Google on Google GlassWe hear that Himax and Etron Technology are looking to enter the virtual reality market. According to Asian sources, Etron has been working with customers to develop 3D-sensing …

Tags:Chips| Himax| Mobile Display Monitor| Semiconductors| Virtual Reality| Vol 22 - Issue 25