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MIC, based in Taipei, Taiwan, was founded in 1987. MIC is Taiwan's premier ICT industry and market research house, providing intelligence, in-depth analysis, and strategic consulting focusing on the Asia-Pacific region. MIC works in close partnership with ICT firms, creating unparalleled access to the latest industry pulse. Combined with a unique Asian perspective, MIC equips decision makers with the knowledge and foresight to succeed in today's dynamic ICT environment.

  • The Greater China Notebook PC Industry, 2Q 2015

    Jun 2015

    By Market Intelligence & Consulting Institute

    ICT

    31 Pages

    This research report presents shipment volume and value forecast and recent quarter review of the Greater China notebook PC industry, covering mainly Taiwanese makers operating ODM, OEM, EMS, CEM, OBM, and private label business. The report includes shipment volume and value, ASP, manufacturer volume ranking, shipment by assembly level, shipment by price point, and product mix analysis. The...

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  • Blood Glucose Meter: Technology, Business Opportunity and Patent Analysis

    Jun 2015

    By Market Intelligence & Consulting Institute

    ICT

    30 Pages

    Amid the global economy growth, the number of consumers with diabetes is rising annually in several countries and regions as result of unhealthy diets with high sugar and calorie intakes. Having a blood glucose meter is evidenced to help diabetes patients effectively control blood glucose levels, thereby reducing the risk of complications associated with diabetes.  This report...

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  • Worldwide B2C e-Commerce Market and Industry

    Jun 2015

    By Market Intelligence & Consulting Institute

    ICT

    20 Pages

    E-commerce has been considered one of the key emerging industries in 2020 and B2C e-commerce sales revenue has grown rapidly in recent years. This report explores worldwide B2C e-commerce market scale and the status of regional markets and major countries, followed by an analysis of international e-commerce vendors' market deployments, products and services, as well as channel strategies to...

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  • Worldwide Major Mobile Phone Vendor Performance, 2Q 2015

    Jun 2015

    By Market Intelligence & Consulting Institute

    Telecommunications

    23 Pages

    This research report presents worldwide mobile phone shipment volume forecast and recent quarter review of major mobile phone vendor performance. The report includes major vendors' shipment volume, shipment growth trends, shipment revenue and revenue growth trends, operating profit margin and ASP, along with analyst insights. The report finds that the worldwide mobile phone shipment volume...

  • The Taiwanese Server System and Server Motherboard Industries, 2Q 2015

    Jun 2015

    By Market Intelligence & Consulting Institute

    ICT

    25 Pages

    This research report presents shipment volume and value forecasts and recent quarter review of the Taiwanese server system and server motherboard industries. The report includes server full system and barebone and server motherboard shipment volume, shipment value, ASP, volume and share by maker, by price point, and manufacturer volume ranking. The report analyzes shipment by CPU architecture...

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  • HUAWEI GLOBAL ANALYST SUMMIT: 2014 VERSUS 2015

    Jun 2015

    By Market Intelligence & Consulting Institute

    ICT

    18 Pages

    Over the years, Huawei's carrier, enterprise and consumer businesses has grown at a steady pace and its influence on the ICT industry has become more pronounced. The number of attendants for Huawei Global Analyst Summit reached over 500 in 2015, up from only 50 in 2003. And the company's revenues in 2014 totaled around US$46.5 billion. These have mirrored the prosperous growth of the...

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  • Soft Power, Hard Fight: The Chinese Online Game Market and Leading Vendors

    Jun 2015

    By Market Intelligence & Consulting Institute

    ICT

    16 Pages

    Still at a high-growth stage, the Chinese online game market value is expected to exceed 150 billion RMB in 2016, replacing the United States to become the world's largest online game market. The 90's generation has become the target customers in replacement of the 80's generation, and leading online game vendors have placed a higher emphasis on intellectual property rights.  With...

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  • Smartphone Product Strategy Benchmarking: Lenovo, Huawei, Coolpad

    Jun 2015

    By Market Intelligence & Consulting Institute

    ICT

    25 Pages

    The Chinese smartphone market growth has been slowing down since 2014, due largely in part to reduced subsidies from major Chinese telecom operators. The competition among mobile phone vendors has been intensified. Seeking new breakthrough innovations is therefore essential for those who need new impact points.  This report provides an overview of the development of three major...

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  • Cutting the Cord: Development Trends of Wireless Charging Applications

    May 2015

    By Market Intelligence & Consulting Institute

    ICT

    23 Pages

    Despite a long history of development, wireless charging is still in the introduction phase of the product life cycle. However, the launch of Samsung Galaxy S6/S6 Edge and Apple Watch is expected to unleash a rapid growth in the wireless charging market. This report begins with vendors' new products and industry alliances' latest development, followed by an analysis of the supply chain. Major...

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  • The Taiwanese Small and Medium Size TFT-LCD Panel Industry, 2Q 2015

    May 2015

    By Market Intelligence & Consulting Institute

    Semiconductors

    18 Pages

    This report provides Taiwanese small and medium size TFT-LCD panel shipment volume and value forecasts, as well as recent quarter review of shipment volume, shipment value, manufacturer volume rankings, shipment by maker, and in-house module production. Also included are product mix analyses, including major applications such as mobile phone, PDA/PND, DSC, DVC, portable DVD, MP3/MP4 player,...

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  • Chinese Home Appliance Industry and Market, April 2015

    May 2015

    By Market Intelligence & Consulting Institute

    Consumer Electronics

    14 Pages

    This research report presents recent month review of shipment volume and sales value of four major categories of Chinese home appliances: washing machine, refrigerator, air conditioner, and LCD TV; also included are sales volume share of China's top-10 home appliance vendors in each category; top-10 home appliance vendors' sales volume ranking by types of models offered per category, by...

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  • Microns Development and Product Strategies in DRAM and Flash Industries

    May 2015

    By Market Intelligence & Consulting Institute

    Semiconductors

    25 Pages

    In December 2014, US' largest memory maker Micron tied up with Powertech Technology, Taiwan's third largest packaging and testing service supplier to collaborate in the Xi'an High Tech Zone.  This is not the first time Micron partners with a Taiwanese company though. Back in 2008, Micron set up the Inotera JV with Taiwan's DRAM (Dynamic Random Access Memory) maker Nanya. For many...

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  • Worldwide Tablet Processor Development and Key Players Strategic Product Planning

    May 2015

    By Market Intelligence & Consulting Institute

    ICT

    25 Pages

    Application processors for tablets can be clearly segmented based on price criterion. While Apple and Samsung continue to lead the tablet market, Chinese value-line and mid-range tablets using mainly processors from MediaTek and Chinese processor manufacturers like Allwinner, Rockchip and Amlogic also see their importance grow.  Spurred by the CTE (China Technique Ecosystem)...

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  • The Robot Doctor Will See You Now-Patent Analysis and Business Opportunities of Medical Robots

    May 2015

    By Market Intelligence & Consulting Institute

    ICT

    21 Pages

    Medical robots are a cross-disciplinary endeavor to facilitate disease diagnosis, surgery, radiation therapy, rehabilitation, and telepresence diagnosis. This report uses patent mining techniques, comprising of text and data mining, to provide an overview of medical robot technologies, as well as an analysis of major vendors' patent deployment, including Intuitive Surgical, Siemens, Honda, and...

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  • Worldwide Desktop PC Forecast, 2015 - 2019

    May 2015

    By Market Intelligence & Consulting Institute

    Consumer Electronics

    18 Pages

    This report presents worldwide PC and worldwide desktop PC shipment volume per year over the period 2012 - 2019 and per quarter for the period 1Q 2013 - 4Q 2015. Also included are forecasts of worldwide desktop PC shipment volume and share by region and by CPU connector type. This report also provides comparison of AIO PC and desktop PC shipment volume, as well as motherboard and desktop PC...

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  • The Worldwide IPTV Subscriber Market, 1Q 2015

    May 2015

    By Market Intelligence & Consulting Institute

    ICT

    30 Pages

    This report presents worldwide IPTV subscriber market forecast and recent quarter review of regional IPTV subscriber numbers by region, by country, and by major operators with research coverage including East Asia and Oceania (Australia/Japan/Korea/Taiwan), other Asian countries (China/Hong Kong/India/Malaysia/Singapore/Vietnam), North America, Latin America, Western Europe, Eastern Europe,...

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  • Worldwide Notebook PC Forecast, 2015 - 2019

    May 2015

    By Market Intelligence & Consulting Institute

    Telecommunications

    17 Pages

    This report presents worldwide PC market volume forecast per year for the period 2015-2019 and worldwide notebook PC market volume forecast per year for the period 2015-2019, as well as worldwide PC market volume forecast per quarter for the period 1Q 2015 - 4Q 2015 and worldwide notebook PC market volume forecast per quarter for the period 1Q 2015 - 4Q 2015. The report includes...

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  • Worldwide Tablet Forecast, 2015 - 2019

    May 2015

    By Market Intelligence & Consulting Institute

    Telecommunications

    16 Pages

    This report presents worldwide tablet market volume forecast per year for the period 2015-2019 and worldwide tablet market volume per quarter for the period 1Q 2013 - 2Q 2015. Also included are market volume and share forecast by region, by panel size, and by CPU type.  The report finds that, bolstered by low-cost and white-box models, around 242.1 million tablets were shipped in...

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  • Worldwide Supply Chain Analysis: 2015 Notebook PC Industry

    Apr 2015

    By Market Intelligence & Consulting Institute

    ICT

    27 Pages

    The prevalence of smart handheld devices continues to put a dent in the notebook PC market in 2015. Global notebook PC market has been challenged since 2012, after leading the personal PC market for many years.  In 2014, Microsoft's termination of its Windows XP support coupled with the rollout of low-cost Windows notebook PCs had succeeded in slowing the decline. Additionally,...

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  • The Taiwanese Mobile Phone Industry, 1Q 2015

    Apr 2015

    By Market Intelligence & Consulting Institute

    Telecommunications

    30 Pages

    This report presents forecast and recent quarter review of mobile phone shipment volume, shipment value, and APS, and analyzes manufacturer volume rankings, shipment by maker, shipment by branded vendor, and price trend. Also provided are shipment breakdowns by system technology, operating systems and display and examines production locations shipment and destinations. The content of this...

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  • Chinese Home Appliance Industry and Market, March 2015

    Apr 2015

    By Market Intelligence & Consulting Institute

    Housewares

    14 Pages

    This research report presents recent month review of shipment volume and sales value of four major Chinese home appliances categories: washing machine, refrigerator, air conditioner, and LCD TV; also included are sales volume share of China's top-10 home appliance vendors in each category; top-10 home appliance sales volume ranking with breakdowns by types of models offered in each category,...

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  • Worldwide & Taiwanese Small & Medium Size TFT-LCD Panel Shipment Forecast, 2015-2019

    Apr 2015

    By Market Intelligence & Consulting Institute

    ICT

    11 Pages

    The smartphone market, especially in China, has played an important role in small & medium size TFT-LCD panel shipments. However, affected by telecom operators' reduction in mobile phone subsidies and the belated issuance of 4G licenses in China, the replacement demand for 4G models did not realize in 2014.  Besides, the low cost trend has brought down panel ASP despite...

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  • Worldwide Supply Chain Analysis: 2015 Tablet Industry

    Apr 2015

    By Market Intelligence & Consulting Institute

    ICT

    20 Pages

    After four years of rapid growth, development of the worldwide tablet market slowed down in 2014, with mature markets in the United States and Western Europe reaching a saturation point. Leading brands including Apple, Samsung, Amazon, and Google have faced stagnant or even declining sales. Affected by affordable branded tablets and large-sized mobile phones, shipments of entry-level...

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  • Worldwide Wi-Fi Connected Devices Shipment Forecast, 2015-2019

    Apr 2015

    By Market Intelligence & Consulting Institute

    ICT

    17 Pages

    Driven by the flourishing demand for smartphones and IoT (Internet of Things), global shipment volume of Wi-Fi (Wireless-Fidelity) connected devices reached around 2.27 billion units in 2014, up 18% year-on-year. In anticipation of continued strong demand in the future for PCs, smart handheld devices and broadband CPE (Customer Premise Equipment), a wide range of ICT brands and new...

  • The Taiwanese Server System and Server Motherboard Industries, 1Q 2015

    Apr 2015

    By Market Intelligence & Consulting Institute

    ICT

    25 Pages

    This research report presents shipment volume and value forecasts and recent quarter review of the Taiwanese server system and server motherboard industries. The report includes server full system, barebone, and motherboard shipment volume, shipment value, ASP, volume and share by maker and by price point, and manufacturer volume ranking. The report analyzes shipment by CPU architecture...

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  • The Worldwide Motherboard Industry, 1Q 2015

    Apr 2015

    By Market Intelligence & Consulting Institute

    ICT

    40 Pages

    This research report presents industry size and value forecast and recent quarter review of the worldwide motherboard industry. The report includes shipment volume and value, shipment breakdowns by maker, ASP, and price trends. The report also examines manufacturer rankings, assembly levels, CPU connector adoption, production locations, shipment destinations, and business types, and...

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  • The Taiwanese Tablet Industry1Q 2015

    Apr 2015

    By Market Intelligence & Consulting Institute

    Telecommunications

    14 Pages

    This research report presents shipment volume and value forecast and recent quarter review of the Taiwanese tablet industry. The report includes shipment volume and value, ASP, and product mix analysis. The content of this report is based on primary data obtained through interviews with tablet brands and makers. The report finds that the Taiwanese tablet industry's shipment volume reached...

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  • China 39 s Antitrust Sentence and Its Impact on Qualcomm and the Chinese Industry

    Apr 2015

    By Market Intelligence & Consulting Institute

    Semiconductors

    18 Pages

    In 2014, the Mobile China Alliance reported to the Chinese NDRC (National Development and Reform Commission), alleging Qualcomm of harming China's mobile phone industry. After 14 months of anti-trust investigation, Qualcomm is found guilty of violating Chinese antitrust laws and sentenced to a fine of US$975 million.  On top of that, Qualcomm is prohibited to sell bundled patents...

  • Chinese Smartphone Market Development 1Q 2015

    Apr 2015

    By Market Intelligence & Consulting Institute

    Telecommunications

    16 Pages

    As of the fourth quarter of 2014, Chinese mobile phone users totaled around 1.29 billion and combined user adoption of 3G and 4G reached nearly 47%. Sales volume of smartphones in China arrived at 104.2 million units in the same quarter. Xiaomi, Huawei and Lenovo managed to maintain their leading positions while Apple made a significant progress on the back of iPhone 6 and iPhone 6...

  • The Greater China Notebook PC Industry 1Q 2015

    Apr 2015

    By Market Intelligence & Consulting Institute

    ICT

    20 Pages

    This research report presents shipment volume and value forecast and recent quarter review of the Greater China notebook PC industry. The report includes shipment volume and value, ASP, manufacturer volume ranking, shipment by assembly level, shipment by price point, and product mix analysis. The content of this report is based on primary data obtained through interviews with notebook PC...

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