29 Jun '12, 2am
Wintek ships 500,000 OGS touch panels to Google in June, say sources
Wintek ships 500,000 OGS touch panels to Google in June, say sources Siu Han, Taipei; Steve Shen, DIGITIMES [Friday 29 June 2012] Wintek shipped 500,000 units of OGS (one glass solution) touch panels for Google's Nexus 7 tablet PCs in June, according to industry sources. The company's total shipments of OGS touch panels to Google will top one million units during the May-July period. Google also sources OGS touch panels from TPK Holding, which ships touch panels from its subsidiary Cando, the sources noted. Google also reportedly plans to launch a 10-inch tablet with touch panels to come from AU Optronics (AUO) and Wintek, making Wintek the largest touch panel supplier for Google, said the sources. Wintek has been shipping OGS touch panels to a number of clients, and expects OGS to become mainstream in 2013, said company chairman Hyley Huang, estimating that 26.5 million n...