Mid March Data
Revised 19 March 2015
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PriceWise Mid March Data
The PriceWise spreadsheet includes current data and data for the past two months for five major applications: LCD monitors, notebook PCs, LCD TVs, mobile phones, and tablet PCs. Also, our analysts provide analysis explaining the current pricing environment, based on demand, supply, and business plans. Download the complete PriceWise spreadsheet using the link at the top of this page!
Analysis Highlight and Recent Prices by Size and Resolution for Mobile Phone Panels
In March, smartphone display ASPs continued to trend downward. Even though the end market demand is better than February due to more work days, there is still uncertainty. Brands were cautious about procurement in the open market. Accordingly, the lower ASPs were preferred for promotion purposes, especially for the 5''+ category.