Qisda expects to ship 400k e-readers in 2010

Digitimes is reporting:

Qisda currently ships more than 10,000 e-book readers per month and expects shipments to increase significantly starting in June-July to enable a yearly volume of 400,000 units in 2010, according to Qisda president and CEO Hsiung Hui.

Hsiung, who now also heads SiPix, said e-book reader prices may drop below US$200 or even US$150 in the near future, but at present tight supply of e-paper is preventing a major price drop. E-book readers will enter educational market when prices drop below US$100, he added.


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