Solid-state lighting products such as LED and OLED have a wide array of application in consumer electronics
. The current OLED technology provides remarkable color fidelity, high efficiency and operational stability.
market has a hidden "travel cost" that's squeezing profits, losing customers, and will eventually force prices up, even in this famously competitive industry.
companies now have an incentive to move entirely into the computer-monitor business and abandon selling "TV sets" (monitors plus tuners) altogether.
Now that the power constraints of high-performance x86-compliant embedded processors are being alleviated, computing and consumer electronic
devices can run more complex software and process more data, bringing traditional PC-type functionality and capabilities to small, full-feature products.
Citigroup said Wal-Mart, which has been pushing further into consumer electronics
, does not present a large threat to big-box specialty retailers Best Buy and Circuit City, due to the mass merchant's lack of "brand name awareness, sales assistance and quality standards" which play a crucial role in a big ticket electronics purchase.
Fifty-eight percent of survey respondents say they would prefer an electronics recycling program that facilitates curbside handling, which indicates that consumer convenience is essential to increasing the volume of consumer electronics
products recycled, according to the CEA.
Coming, as it did, with an explosion in consumer electronics
, the expectation that rapid change would flow through the auto industry was both understandable and wrong.
The 13-employee company got its start as a distributor for a European-based consumer electronics
brand, which Gentles later purchased and brought to the United States.
Tokyo, Japan, Aug 15, 2006 - (JCN) - Fuji-Keizai Zhonglian Consulting, a China-based subsidiary of Fuji-Keizai, has conducted a survey on the production sales and supply of AV and consumer electronics
in the Chinese market.
A second characteristic of consumer electronics
sales is that the markets are "highly concentrated." Infoamericas says that 65 percent of the region's GDP is accounted for by Brazil and Mexico, so-called Tier 1 countries.
Johnson also expressed concern regarding "a burgeoning state patchwork of energy efficiency standards" for external power supplies, also known as AC power adapters, which are used with a wide range of consumer electronics
including mobile phones, PDAs, laptop computers, digital cameras and camcorders.