DV Hardware - bringing you the hottest news about processors, graphics cards, Intel, AMD, NVIDIA, hardware and technology!

   Home | News submit | News Archives | Reviews | Articles | Howto's | Advertise
 
DarkVision Hardware - Daily tech news
October 20, 2017 
Main Menu
Home
Info
News archives
Articles
Howto
Reviews
 

Who's Online
There are currently 91 people online.

 

Latest Reviews
Jaybird Freedom 2 wireless sport headphones
Ewin Racing Champion gaming chair
Zowie P-TF Rough mousepad
Zowie FK mouse
BitFenix Ronin case
Ozone Rage ST headset
Lamptron FC-10 SE fan controller
ZOWIE G-TF Rough mousepad
 

Follow us
RSS
 

Asustek outsources half of its motherboard production to GBM

Posted on Tuesday, August 21 2012 @ 21:45:21 CEST by


Sources from the upstream supply chain told DigiTimes that that Asustek has raised its motherboard outsourcing volume to Taiwan-based Global Brands Manufacture (GBM) to about one million units per month, close to half of Asustek's motherboard shipments.
Asustek is expected to ship 23-25 million motherboards in 2012 and in addition to major partner GBM, the company is also outsourcing its orders to Cal-comp as well as 2-3 smaller makers.

Currently, GBM's plants in Southern China supply about 600,000 motherboards to Asustek each month, while the maker's plants in Eastern China supply 400,000 units. Cal-comp's plants in Eastern China also supply about 400,000 motherboards to Asustek.

Since Asustek was able to achieve cheaper quotes from the two partners, compared to its previous major partner Pegatron Technology, the sources believe Asustek's strategy should help the company maintain its gross margin and still be able to start a price war to compete against its competitors.




 



 

DV Hardware - Privacy statement
All logos and trademarks are property of their respective owner.
The comments are property of their posters, all the rest © 2002-2017 DM Media Group bvba