Sunday, February 01, 2015
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
ASUS Announces The B85M-Gamer Mainboard
AT&T, Verizon Among Winners Of US Airwaves Auction
Apple Closes the Gap on Samsung Fourth Quarter's Worldwide Smartphone Shipments
Verizon To Let USers Opt Out Supercookies
Microsoft Outlines Windows 10 Options For The Enterprise
Jolla Tablet Returns to Indiegogo With A 64GB Version
BT Sees Ultrafast Broadband Not Coming Earlier Than 2025
Google To Change Privacy Policy After UK's Watchdog Investigation
Active Discussions
Why Double Logins ?
retrieving burned cd information
Writing Audio files on DVDs ?
Need major help with Gigabeat
New match-3 puzzle game launch now!
Rimage 2000i
Sound card for my Laptop
hello
 Home > News > PC Parts > Asustek...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Wednesday, September 21, 2005
Asustek Expects Motherboard Shipment Rise


Taiwan's Asustek Computer expects a sharp rise in shipments of its motherboards and laptop computers this year due to robust demand, a senior company official said Wednesday.

Motherboards are the heart of the personal computer. They include system memory and central processing units, or CPUs -- the microprocessor chips that comprise the silicon brain of all computers.

Asustek, which has factories in Taiwan, China, Mexico and the Czech Republic, makes notebook computers for several multinational companies, including Apple Computer Inc. and Sony Corp.

This year, Asustek sees its shipments of motherboards rise to 52 million, up from 42 million last year, said global marketing director Sunny Han.

The company expects to ship 5 million motherboards this month, exceeding its monthly production capacity of 4 million units. "We have to outsource the excess orders," Han said.

Shipments of laptop computers are also rising, likely to reach 4 million units for 2005 from the 2.8 million units last year, Han said.

Strong demand for personal computers will likely boost Asustek's consolidated revenue to US$12 billion (euro9.86 billion) this year from US$7.75 billion in 2004, Han said.

The company's notebook computer production capacity is 500,000 units a month, Han said. Asustek's own brand of notebook computers account for about 45 to 47 percent of total shipments, up from less than 40 percent last year, and the contract orders make up the rest. Asustek is the world's fifth-largest notebook computer maker by shipments, behind four other Taiwanese companies, Quanta Computer Inc., Compal Electronics Inc., Wistron Corp. and Inventec Electronics Corp.


Previous
Next
Toshiba Develops Dual-Layer HD DVD-R Discs        All News        Albatron KM51PV Mainboard With GeForce 6150 GPU
Gigabyte Announces AMD Athlon 64 Motherboard With HD Video Support     PC Parts News      Albatron KM51PV Mainboard With GeForce 6150 GPU

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
ASUS Announces The B85M-Gamer Mainboard
ASUS Gaming Hardware Line-up at CES 2015
Asus ROG Spatha Gaming Mouse Debut At CES
ASUS Introduces ZenFone Zoom, ZenFone 2, Transformer Book Chi At CES
ASUS Announces Strix 2 Gaming Headset
Asus To Release More Wearable Devices Next Year
ASUS Xonar U3 Plus USB Sound Card Released
New Asus Dual-camera Zenfone Coming At CES
New Asus Strix 7.1 Surround Gaming Headset Released
ASUS Announces The Z97-Pro Gamer Motherboard
Asus ROG Announces GR8 Gaming Mini-PC
ASUS PadFone X mini Coming Exclusively on AT&T

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2015 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .