Epistar Ties Together some miniLED and microLED Challenges

by Bob Raikes

I’ve been enjoying the recent TechBlick virtual event this week and I couldn’t resist a third article covering miniLED and microLED and hear from one of the key players, Epistar. (TechBlick did a great …

Tags:LED| MicroLED| MiniLED| Outdoor Displays| Small Pixel Pitch LED SPP| Taiwan

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AUO & Innolux Ease Up Slightly in November

by Bob Raikes

What They Say While AUO and Innolux both reported revenues up from last month by 1.7% to $570 million and by 3.6% to $528 million, respectively, they were both down dramatically from last year …

Tags:AUO| Innolux| Large LCD Supply| Pricing| Taiwan

Links Week Starting 5th December 2022

by Bob Raikes

Every week we see some articles that don’t really need comment or are just plain interesting. Here are a few from the first part of this week.  Xumo TV: Everything You Need to Know …

Tags:AVOD| Desktop Monitors| DVB| | Game Playing| Market Data| MMD (AOC Philips)| Samsung| Smart TV| Streaming Video| SVOD| Taiwan| Thunderbolt| Virtual Reality

Epistar Signs for Collaboration with PlayNitride

by Bob Raikes

What They Say PlayNitride has done a deal with Epistar for the PlayNitride Display Co Ltd to collaborate with Epistar to build a 6” Micro LED Chip-On-Wafer (COW) production line at a site to be …

Tags:Investment| MicroLED| Taiwan

Links Week Ending 4th November 2022

by Bob Raikes

Every week we see some articles that don’t really need comment or are just plain interesting. Here are a few from the end of this week.  Zoom Certifies LG All-in-one Conferencing Unit Panel Maker …

Tags:Asus| AUO| Colour (Color)| Desktop Monitors| Foldable Devices| Game Playing| GPUs| Innolux| Leyard| LG Displays (LGD)| LG Electronics (LGE)| MMD (AOC Philips)| Nvidia| Samsung| Smartphone Market| Taiwan| TCL| Testing| TVs (TV Sets)| VideoConferencing

Little Impact in Taiwan from Earthquakes

by Bob Raikes

What They Say Taiwan suffered magnitude 6.4 and 6.8 earthquakes yesterday and Trendforce of Taiwan reported on the impact of the events on chips and panels. Chip makers have not been significantly affected, it …

Tags:AUO| Innolux| Semiconductors| Supply Chain| Taiwan

Taiwanese Panel Makers Hit in July

by Bob Raikes

What They Say AUO and Innolux reported their results for July and are both suffering. AUO saw sales of $581 million, down 15.8% from June and 47.7% down year on year. Area was down …

Tags:AUO| Financial Data| Innolux| Taiwan

A New Opportunity For Display Participants in Taiwan

by Ian Hendy

I am always fascinated by disruptive changes in our display landscape: (i) players moving in new directions (such as Tianma’s announcement that it plans a large panel fab, broadening its market scope from being …

Tags:LCD Backlights| MicroLED| MiniLED| Taiwan

Taiwan Panel Makers Down, Still

by Bob Raikes

What They Say AUO and Innolux released their financial results for June. AUO was down 5.8% on May and 39% on June 2021 in revenue to $694 million. For the year, the firm is …

Tags:AUO| Financial Data| Innolux| Large LCD Supply| Taiwan

AUO, HannStar Display capacity expansion delayed

by Bob Raikes

What They Say Digitimes reported that AUO has slowed down its planned capacity expansion at its LTPS LCD fab in Kunshan, China. It had been looking to boost capacity from 27-28K substrates/month to 36K …

Tags:AUO| Hannstar (Hannspree)| LCD Fabs| Taiwan