Saturday, December 20, 2014
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
T-Mobile to Pay $90 Million To Settle Case With FCC
New Trojan Targetted Banks Wordlwide
FBI Confirms North Korea Was Behind Sony Hack
Apple Responds To BBC's Allegations Over Working Conditions In Chinese Factory
BlackBerry Returns To Cash Flow
Comparison: Quantum Dot Vs. OLED Displays
Toshiba and SK Hynix Reach Settlement in Lawsuit Ahead Of CES
Google Concerned About MPAA's Actions To Revive SOPA
Active Discussions
Digital Audio Extraction and Plextools
Will there be any trade in scheme for the coming PSP Go?
Hello, Glad to be Aboard!!!
Best optical drive for ripping CD's? My LG 4163B is mediocre.
Hi All!
cdrw trouble
CDR for car Sat Nav
DVD/DL for Optiarc 7191S at 8X
 Home > News > Optical Storage > Taiwan ...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Thursday, April 22, 2004
Taiwan optical drive makers predict entry-level DVD recorder prices to drop 20%-30%


The price level of entry-level DVD recorders without built-in hard disk drives (HDDs) is likely to drop 20%-30% by the end of the year, Taiwanese makers of optical disc drives indicated.

Taiwan-made entry-level DVD recorders are currently quoted at US$265-300, the Taiwanese makers said. Taiwanese makers including Lite-On IT, BenQ, Tatung and Sampo, as well as international brands such as Pioneer and Philips plan to launch 8x DVD recorders with built-in HDDs in the second half of this year. This has already caused decreased pricing on 4x DVD recorders, as companies clear stock.

Taiwanese makers pointed out that this situation would eventually push down prices for entry-level DVD recorders, by perhaps 20%-30% to US$179-199. Global demand for DVD recorders is expected to rise to 13-15 million units this year, from 4.5-5 million in 2003, due to price drops and the Olympic Games in Athens, said the sources.


Previous
Next
Nvidia unveils new 64-Bit drivers for Nvidia Nforce platforms        All News        Hitachi announces the development of new material for 16x DVD-RAM and Blu-Ray media
Nvidia unveils new 64-Bit drivers for Nvidia Nforce platforms     Optical Storage News      Hitachi announces the development of new material for 16x DVD-RAM and Blu-Ray media

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

Related News
Fake DVD Media Mislead Taiwanese Market
DVD Sales Nearing Global Peak
Taiwanese Makers of Optical Discs Continue to Dominate the Market, Despite Losses
Global Recordable DVD Demand Grows Sharply to 3.6 Billion Discs in 2005
OEM Prices of DVDR Discs to Further Rise in Q4
Ritek and CMC to Increase DVD DL Disc Production Volume
Japanese DVD Disc Makers to Outsource DVD Production to Taiwan
CMC Magnetics Shifting CD disc Capacity to DVD
DVD Recorder Market to Grow by 87% in 2005
DVD Disc Prices Set to Jump 10%
Write-Once Optical Disc Media in 2005
PUH shortage for 8x slim DVD burners in Taiwan

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 .