Thursday, January 29, 2015
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Facebook Reports Strong Fourth Quarter
Qualcomm Cuts Fiscal 2015 Outlook On Lower Chip Demand
Cloud Cryptographic Algorithm Protects Personal Data
Spying Program Runs Global Internet Watch: CBC
PlayStation Meets Spotify
Facebook Intros Trending Super Bowl
YouTube Now Defaults to HTML5
HP Led The Notebook Market In 2014
Active Discussions
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
full screen wide screen
Hi
 Home > News > Optical Storage > Samsung...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Thursday, March 02, 2006
Samsung Plans to Sell 60 million ODD Products in 2006


Samsung Electronics challenges to sell 60 million optical disc drives this year, aiming at the 30% of the global market share.

The company is expected to focus on the development of various strorage devices related to game consoles, notebooks and AV products.

TSST Korea, a joint-venture company of Samsung electronics and Toshiba, announced previously this month that its business goal is to raise its last year output (55 million units) to 60 million units. TSST is expected to develop products ODDs related to Blu-ray and HD DVD in the second quarter of the 2006.

Currently HLDS (Hitachi LG Data Storage) holds the main market share in the ODDs market.

Market research company TRS estimates that the global shipments of optical disc drives will reach the 280 million units.

In an efforst to improve the profitability of its ODD business this year, Samsung transfered its ODD product-lines to Indonesia.

In-Sub Hwang, the president of Samsung Electronics, said, "The profitability of ODD is not quiet good yet, but it can be overcome by diversifying distribution channels and producing innovative products."

"Samsung will keep maintaining the image of the leading company by aggressively dealing with the next ODD market which is expected up to 7.5 hundred thousand products this year, " said In-Sub Hwang.

Samsung will showcase its latest ODD products at CeBIT technology show, held in Hannover in March. The company will demo Blu-Ray drives as well as new DVD drives.


Previous
Next
Oracle Unveils Corporate Search Software        All News        Maxell Unveils First 12x DVD-RAM Discs
NME Launches 1920/1080 High Definition Red Laser Players at CeBIT     Optical Storage News      Maxell Unveils First 12x DVD-RAM Discs

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
TSST Sells Its Optical Drive Business To Korean OPTIS
Taiwan FTC fines ODD Makers For Cartel
Free Nero 9 Upgrade To Samsung ODD Owners
TSST Released New 24x DVD Burner, BD Combo For Windows 7 Systems
Hitachi, Toshiba, Sony Receive Subpoenas in Optical Disk Inquiry
12x DVD-R DL Tests Added to TSST SH-S203D Review
TSST Releases 18x Super-Multi DVD Burner
New 16x DVD-RAM Discs Incompatible With Previous DVD-RAM Burners
Toshiba Officially Stops Producing ODD Products
TSST Announce First HD DVD Drive for Notebooks

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 .