Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Microsoft Previews Windows 10
Google Offers Unlimited Cloud Storage To Students
Gionee Announced The World's Thinnest Smartphone
MPEG LA Rolls Out HEVC License
PayPal To Become An Independent Publicly Traded Company in 2015
AMD To Showcase ARM Cortex-A57-Based Hadoop on Opteron Processors
SanDisk Introduces New X300 SSD And Client SSD Upgrade Service For Corporate Environments
TSMC and ARM Announce 16nm FinFET Silicon with 64-bit ARM big.LITTLE Technology
Active Discussions
Yamaha CRW-F1UX
help questions structure DVDR
Made video, won't play back easily
Questions durability monitor LCD
Questions fungus CD/DVD Media, Some expert engineer in optical media can help me?
CD, DVD and Blu-ray burning for Android in development
IBM supercharges Power servers with graphics chips
Werner Vogels: four cloud computing trends for 2014
 Home > News > Consumer Electronics > Taiwan ...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Tuesday, October 26, 2004
Taiwan market: prices of DVD recorders fall to record levels


Due to unsatisfactory sales, retail prices for DVD recorders have dropped to record low levels, with some locally made entry-level models selling for US$177.

Second-tier Taiwan makers were the first to reduce prices for their entry-level DVD recorders, with makers cutting prices by as much as 14.3% from NT$6,990 (US$207). At the beginning of this year, prices for some of these models were as high as NT$12,000 (US$355).

Leading local brands are also cutting prices, with Sampo now offering its entry-level models for NT$6,500 (US$192), down from NT$8,990 (US$266).

Japanese brands, including Pioneer, JVC and Panasonic, have cut their prices from NT$26,900-29,900 (US$795-883) to NT$19,900 (US$588) for DVD recorders and from NT$40,000-50,000 (US$1,182-1,477) to NT$30,000-36,900 (US$886-1,090) for models equipped with a built-in 80GB or 120GB hard disk drive.

If sales of DVD recorders do not pick up after the latest round of price cuts, the sources expect entry-level prices to drop to as low as NT$5,000 (US$148) by the end of the year.

From DigiTimes



Previous
Next
MedioStream Releases XtreamMPEG        All News        OEM prices for slim Combo and 4x slim-type DVD burners fall
Apple unveils color iPod, U2 edition     Consumer Electronics News      HDTV to be 17% of European TV market in 2009, says firm

Source Link Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
DVD Writer and Media Market Keeps Shrinking
Samsung Introduces Ultra-thin Optical Disc Drive for Ultrabooks and Tablets
Samsung Unveils New Slim Portable DVD Writer
Philips Will Reportedly Stop Making DVD Recorders
DVD Players And DVD Recorders Market to Reach 264.7 Million Units by 2012
59 Million DVD Recorders Forecast to Ship by 2011
Hitachi Introduces 2.5-Inch ''CinemaStar'' Hard Drive
Digitally Record Your Unforgettable Moments in Any Format
Pioneer Expands Leading Line Of Professional DVD Recorders
DVD Player Semiconductor Revenue Expected to Plunge While DVD Recorder Semiconductor Revenue Will Surge
MIPS(R) Architecture Driving DVD Recorder Market
Pioneer Releases 5 New DVD Recorders

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2014 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .