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Asustek slashes BYD and Wistron outsourcing
Published in News
Friday, 06 October 2017 12:50

Asustek slashes BYD and Wistron outsourcing


Things did not go well

The dark satanic rumour mill has manufactured a hell on earth rumour that Asustek’s outsourcing deal with BYD and Wistron did not go down well.

Acer planning new Gaming notebooks next year
Published in AI
Wednesday, 25 November 2015 11:10

Acer planning new Gaming notebooks next year


Asking for quotes

Notebook maker Acer has been asking suppliers in the Far East for quotes for a new range of gaming notebooks which it is planning for 2016.

Quanta and Wistron doing well out of servers
Published in News
Monday, 23 November 2015 12:20

Quanta and Wistron doing well out of servers


Succeeding at Dell and HP's expense

Quanta and Wistron say they are landing more cloud server orders from their clients in 2016 as Internet service providers see HP and Dell as too pricy.

Apple orders only 4 million more iWatches
Published in IoT
Thursday, 19 November 2015 10:32

Apple orders only 4 million more iWatches

Expecting lower sales

Fruity cargo cult Apple does not have any high expectations that iWatch will sell much more.

Notebooks doing better than expected
Published in News
Tuesday, 15 September 2015 12:15

Notebooks doing better than expected


Fingers crossed for September

Notebook ODMs are seeing a surprise uptick in August revenues, but are cautious about their September shipment performance.

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.

Wistron reports huge notebook shipments
Published in News
Wednesday, 13 May 2015 13:05

Wistron reports huge notebook shipments


Company flat out

Hardware maker Wistron has announced it shipped 1.4 million notebooks, 900,000 smart handheld devices, 600,000 LCD monitors, 1.1 million desktops, 500,000 LCD TVs and 160,000 servers in April 2015.

Notebook shipments fall
Published in AI
Wednesday, 11 March 2015 16:49

Notebook shipments fall


Major suppliers lose out

Notebook shipments declined 13 per cent in February, affected by reduced work days in the month, high inventory levels of consumer models left over from the previous year.