Foxconn to build LCD factory in US by 2020
Published in News
Tuesday, 22 August 2017 11:46

Foxconn to build LCD factory in US by 2020


Will cost $10 billion

Foxconn will build three facilities in the US state of Wisconsin for operation as early as next year, as part of a campus housing a $10 billion liquid crystal display (LCD) factory due for 2020.

Foxconn and Sharp set-up TV factory in China
Published in Graphics
Monday, 12 December 2016 13:11

Foxconn and Sharp set-up TV factory in China


Japan a bit too pricey 

Foxconn and Sharp are to set up a $6.95 billion10.5G or 11G LCD TV panel factory in China.  Needless to say Foxconn is stumping up most of the cash and Sharp is to providing the manufacturing technology.

Notebook prices to rise from display shortage
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Thursday, 10 November 2016 16:00

Notebook prices to rise from display shortage


Get yours when you can

A report said that there will be shortages of notebook panels during the first half of 2017.

OLED will not replace LED
Published in Graphics
Friday, 27 May 2016 13:05

OLED will not replace LED


Just for smartphones

Global Lighting Technologies (GLT) chairman Lee Man-hsiang dismissed a long standing belief that OLED panels will replace TFT-LCD.

Samsung will remain ahead in the telly market
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Been the leader since 2011


Samsung is pretty sure it can keep its title of the world’s top flat-screen television manufacturer for a sixth consecutive year.

Asustek and Acer see LCD monitor sales growing
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Asustek has 30 percent growth in EU

Asustek Computer and Acer are doing rather well flogging their LCD monitors.

LCD TV sales will be flat next year
Published in News
Thursday, 26 November 2015 10:34

LCD TV sales will be flat next year


Not going to pick up next year

There is no end in sight to the slack sales of LCD TVs.

Hon Hai gets in at the Sharp end
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Monday, 24 August 2015 11:38

Hon Hai gets in at the Sharp end


Cunning plan to save flat panels

The troubled telly maker Sharp is in talks with Taiwan's Hon Hai Precision Industry, better known as Foxconn, for a tie-up in its struggling flat-panel display business.

AU Optronics flogs family silver
Published in Graphics
Tuesday, 11 August 2015 12:15

AU Optronics flogs family silver


Earns $25.6 million

TFT-LCD panel maker AU Optronics has been flogging off a factory housing a 3.5G production line, to Wistron.

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