We are in the business of collaborative innovation and making those ideas happen. Building an innovative product can be challenging. Compal knows how to work with clients across industries to push forward through this process, down to the last detail. Let Compal's forward-thinking mindset, rich experience and 43,000 professionals worldwide power your journey to delivering innovative results quickly, with the highest levels of quality.
As one of the world's leading manufacturers of notebook PCs, smart devices, data center equipment and LCD products, we take pride in bringing breakthrough design concepts to life with world class R&D, manufacturing and supply chain management. Innovation is in our DNA and no challenge is too big for our award winning design teams. Unparalleled experience across a broad range of technologies translates into your project being delivered with the highest design integrity and quality.
Our portfolio of numerous patents and a world class team of thousands of designers and engineers allows us to challenge the boundaries of design and technological limitations. We believe that a intense focus on the fine details is what transforms products from good to great. That's why the iF World Design Guide have named Compal the 15th most creative company in their 2016 iF Creative Ranking.
We realize that every product we build is representative of your brand. This is why from state of the art automation to strict quality controls, we dedicate ourselves to delivering world class standards. Our strong record of scalability with the highest levels of intellectual property ethics, on-time delivery and process innovation sets us apart from others. And it's why we consistently score high in our customer satisfaction surveys.
If you are exploring anything from new product concepts to totally realigning your supply chain, our teams can collaborate with you at every stage. Through ideation, concept and market validation, prototyping and all the way through mass production of thousands or millions of units, our teams' vast experience can be utilized to augment your organizations capabilities in various ways.
We believe that a manufacturer has a responsibility to push society forward. That means staying ahead of changing market conditions and customer demands, in order to get the best product to your customers in the shortest amount of time, and at the right cost. Compal's own user behavior studies and portfolio of numerous patents give us the power to lead. It's no wonder that CommonWealth Magazine ranked us in the Top 10 of 2000 Best Manufacturers in 2013.
Compal is honored to have received numerous recognitions from industries,
governments and clients around the world.
The 7 tablet is a thoughtful solution for those wanting entertainment on the move. Its the worlds first naked-eye 3D tablet bundled with two innovative accessories. The first is "Sound Cradle on the GO", which improves the tablets acoustic performance; it comes with two viewing angles for a better hands-free media experience. The second accessory is a plug-and-play game controller featuring physical buttons and grip, allowing users to play games in comfort for long periods of time. The haptic technology is also applied on the touch panel, to make users gaming experience one to enjoy with all senses.
Thanks to Shuriken panel technology, this product creates a new notebook display image by means of a narrow border design. Greater display perception comes naturally using this new technology. An innovative glass palm rest is included, and supported by advanced multi-touch gesture control. To achieve a simple and consistent user experience, this product provides a smart solution combining a media control panel, touch pad and numerical keyboard in the palm rest area. Furthermore, it applies an intelligent motion sensor based on users preferences to prevent accidental touch.
Todays consumers are addicted to the Internet and social media; they are facing choice overload and struggling with inconsistent graphic styles across different sources. Mylifestyle UI, inspired by magazine presentation, is created to integrate users multiple favorite sources seamlessly and can be activated in a home launcher. Its a personal life info tracer users can customize their home page effortlessly and edit / select the layout according to their preferences. Mylifestyle UI proposes an exciting social experience mediated by an elegant and tech-free viewing format.
Ranked # 823 on the 2012 Forbes Global 2000.
Ranked # 22 on Common Wealth Magazine list of Top 1000 companies among China, Taiwan and Hong Kong.
Ranked # 5 on Common Wealth Magazine list of 1000 Best Manufacturers.
Ranked # 15 on Common Wealth Magazine’s Top 50 CSR.
Ranked # 468 on the 2012 Fortune Global 500.
FiFi is the first 5” dedicated social networking pad for teenager. Through intensive focus group interviews, the research team identified insightful needs of the group. Three unique applications were then created by the UX team highlighting the following attributes: Live, Fun, Search and Just Shoot. A unique three-way magic button allows one-step sharing and engagement in your social life. The vibrant necklace strap provides rugged yet stylish protection. A thoughtful NFC buckle offers a quick social mode switch and reveals your online status to your friends.
The Essential notebook eliminates visual interference and keeps every feature in a compact package. The hinge, connectors and thermal venting are hidden in an aesthetic way through well considered structure and soft exterior material. All the I/O connectors become exposed by simply pushing down the side rubbers. By the integrated application of soft materials, this design provides a comfortable palm rest space and also offers the connectors protection.
Inspired by nature, the Pebble is a sleek and seamless 7” tablet that is dust and splash proof. It takes its name from its pebble-like shape and finish. It aims to deliver a delightful holding experience due to its perfect shape devoid of any interference. This is made possible by wireless charging and cloud computing. The focal point of the back side (power outlet, camera and speaker) highlights the minimal design and fulfills the required usability needs.
“Reimagined connected standby” is a new value proposition for next generation ultra slim notebooks. Rhyme aspires to meet that proposition. It is a 14” ultra-slim notebook with a Mini LIVE infotainment window. The exposed Mini LIVE infotainment window serves as a music player control panel when the notebook is closed. Users can also assign favorite display information through dedicated apps. There is a rear I/O door that can be quickly flipped down to reveal the connectors. This design element solves the conflict between ultra-slim design and standard connector usability.
The Submarine 14” ultrabook not only possesses a clean and slim appearance but also features a surprising auto-rising keyboard. The inclined keyboard provides a comfortable typing posture angle. All the connectors, thermal vents and speakers are displayed as usual when the user opens the notebook.
Internet access is now available on nearly every device, even on TV. However, the smart TVs User Interfaces are designed similarly to smart devices. This results in complex menus and operations that deviate from the consumers’ expectations of fast and simple service. Magic Wheel takes the traditional TV browsing experience and adds internet channels all in one menu. It features a customized tablets app with a user interface and a wheel-arranged remote control. The user simply rotates the left wheel to switch between services, and rotates the right wheel to browse content. The TV responds in real-time to display the corresponding imagery.
Nanoimprint lithography is state-of-the-art technology that offers alternative metal finishing. It provides an advanced surface finish for metal enclosure applications. It is simple, fast, requires low energy consumption and achieves a higher quality standard. In contrast with anodizing and ED processes, all the substances are reusable due to the use of chemical-free materials. This extraordinary series delivers a successful combination of nanotechnology, esthetic sensibilities and green manufacturing processes with future market potential.
Ranked # 6 on CommonWealth Magazine list of 2000 Best Manufacturers.
Ranked # 1523 on the 2013 Forbes Global 2000.
Ranked # 29 on the Common Wealth magazine’s Top 50 CSR.
Ranked # 45 on CommonWealth Magazine list of Top 1000 companies among China, Taiwan and Hong Kong.
11.6” Concorde Blade is Windows 8 a very simple operation tablet with keyboard pouch with exactly energy-balanced solution via re-thought the using scenario. User research shows over 80% of tablet usage is indoors, where charging isn’t an issue but the weight is a concern, the design removes 60% battery weight onto the pouch, making tablet lighter and slimmer with enough power for half-day usage, adding the pouch provides standard I/O and up to a whole day of productivity. The device’s smart mechanism allows a “one-hand, one-step” opening, turning it into a comfortable typing and reading angle with a small footprint that’s perfect for traveling.
Concorde is the first 10.1” tablet with keyboard which users can “open and use in one second” without any extra effort for supporting stand. Users flip up tablet and start typing jut like on a traditional clamshell notebook. At the same time the Concord provides comfortable typing angle and display / keyboard will not separate if you pick it up by one hand. The Concorde tablet is the smallest footprint among all “tablet + KB pouch” category and no wobbling effect from touch behavior through smart internal structure design. Meanwhile, three usages are satisfied flexibly, typing, tablet and reading.
The Concorde Slide is a 11.6” Windows 8 tablet equipped with a easy angle adjustment accessory. The angle adjustable keyboard pouch integrates a full-pitch keyboard and touch pad into the slim and compact design. Via the well considered and worry free collapse mechanism, users can open in one step and carry around without closing it. If needed, four predefined viewing angles can be adjusted by sliding keyboard to fulfill desktop and laptop usage. The slim and elegant design with tactile carbon fiber composite material on back fulfills the professional mobile lifestyle needs perfectly.
Duet creates a new dimension to portable entertainment with the dual-mode tablet docking solution. Via attaching the tablet into the symmetrical docking slot in directions, users can turn the dock from a keyboard to a home theater with ease. Duet is designed with an immersive high quality sound system and the well-chosen acoustic fabric to level up user’s on-the-go entertainment experience. The tablet is also equipped with a high capacity hard drive for user’s hybrid experience. In addition, Duet adopts magnetic metal for the pop-up clip to fold the tablet together and align them perfectly.
Thanks to the smart concave I/O design, the 11.6” Windows 8 tablet Kimberly not only provides convenient standard connectors, but also solves the conflict of connectors and visual issues such as the “blade edge” thinness. Furthermore, it provides better protection by reducing cable plug damages caused by rough handling. Lastly, the integrated acoustic around the concave form also benefits the sound quality.
Libra is a 13.3” Windows 8 detachable laptop that fuses art and function. Its unique and clean hidden holder design eliminates traditional complex hook and latch locking mechanisms; and instead utilizes an intuitive and simple attach / detach motion. Users are able to easily unlock and take the tablet from its holder using an intuitive grasping motion by the corner of the screen. By holding the center of the device, it will remain attached and can be picked up as a whole. With the double-sided insertion mechanism, different scenarios like viewing mode, tablet mode and typing mode can be changed flexibly with ease.
MasterChef is a set of kitchen accessories which go with a 10.1” generic purpose tablet, include barcode scanner, Bluetooth scale and waterproof tablet jacket, works perfectly with customized apps to provide smart cooking experience. The scanner creates an inventory of the food in your kitchen, the scale synchronizes with the app system to measure out perfect portion amounts and you can use gesture control to browse the tablet for recipes by ingredient, cooking time, or calorie count. Through the smart accessory system, a generic tablet could meet the diverse activities at home.
The concept of this 11” Windows 8 detachable laptop Polaris derives from observing user behavior; the experience of opening a bottle cap was the idea behind the intuitive and smart detaching mechanism. Polaris is a very simple solution, it eliminates the traditional complex hook and latch locking design, allowing users to just “twist and lift” to detach the tablet and change to various modes, such as viewing mode, tablet mode and typing mode effortlessly. In addition, the tablet and base can be attached firmly in a friendly look and feel without any latch and hook.
Although tablets have become part of home life, with application difference alone, they will never truly fulfill the needs of users. The KitchenMate set consists of a range of centrally connected accessories and their apps, allowing it to integrate scattered content and apply the data to the entire cooking process – from grocery bag to table. The KitchenMate is an ideal home-helper with a customizable home screen and easy-to-extend services; it can fit into any home scenario.
As powerful work companions, the Pad • NB consists of an 18” tablet and a 15.6” clamshell display with full size KB. It bridges the scenarios of mobility and big display productivity and entertainment adaptively. Through embedded wireless display (WiGig) and NFC connectivity, users can transfer data or content flexibly from the 8” tablet to the big screen device seamlessly without any sacrifice, just like using a full function PC.
“Coherence” is the design concept behind the lamination of the casing. Its seamless surface is a shiny, smooth and tensile enamel, made from low-energy processes that combine plastic and compound materials. Its integrated I / O frame is a rigid structure made with fiberglass reinforced composite. The unit’s modular one-shot injection technique simplifies the assembly process, decreasing energy consumption. Light shines through the transparent cover pattern, revealing an effect that redefines cultural aesthetics. With interactive elements embedded in the screen, this is a device that revives the values of an intimate and warm personal lifestyle.
Won 11 awards of iF design and ranked #22 on Global Innovation.
Ranked # 1492 on the 2014 Forbes Global 2000.
Ranked # 46 on CommonWealth Magazine list of Top 1000 companies among China, Taiwan and Hong Kong.
Ranked # 6 on CommonWealth Magazine list of 2000 Best Manufacturers.
The Bronze Medal of 2014 Taiwan Corporate Sustainability Report Awards.
the 100 most sustainable companies in Asia#36.
To create an iconic look for the online Chrome experience, the Atlas is designed with inspiration from Chrome’s renowned browser tab image. Ensure form differentiation for enhanced Chrome experience. Minimal finishing treatment for environmentally friendly production process. The esthetic feature doubles as a Wi-Fi signal indicator where users can catch a glimpse of connection strength when they are on the move, even with the system closed. Minimal surface treatment is implemented, using an innovative In Mold Texture process to promote environmental friendliness without sacrificing design esthetics.
"This design solves the problem of owning multiple handheld devices for various usage scenarios by providing a one-tablet-fits-all solution.
- Optimized holding experience designed for extended reading periods.
- Changeable battery pack fitting various needs from casual browsing, daily use to travel usage.
- Patent pending magnetic auto lock battery pack for easy and secure attachment. "
The behavior of photo taking has evolved dramatically in recent years due to the pervasion of social media, leading users to share and record their lives and experiences more than ever before. Remora features a detachable camera module that users are able to combine with other devices, creating opportunities to capture moments in various unconventional scenarios. Features: detachable camera module that fulfills the ecosystem of the varied lifestyle, flexible hardware designed for various usage scenarios.
"Current wearables on the market have the common problem of complex user interfaces or over-simplified graphics that are difficult to engage with. Life Jumper is a smartwatch that makes best use of the limited screen size, putting all effort into the UI design to give users a feature-rich but intuitive interaction:
- UI without complex hierarchy or folder within folder system structure that creates confusion.
- Customizable modes that fits into users’ lifestyle.
- Classic, highly recognizable graphics for a smooth visual experience within the 2” screen.
- Designed to be accessible at a glance. "
"Traveling users often face the dilemma of choosing between paper notebooks and a tablet. Mindcorder is the perfect device combining the best of handwriting experiences with the efficiency of digital organization:
- Easy conversion of analog usage into digital results.
- Takes freehand drawings and turn input into editable formats.
- Innovative software that supports precise stroke simulation and smart graphic recognition. "
Our design challenge is to implement innovative 3D camera technology that recognizes user gestures and behaviors onto a tablet smart cover to offer a flexible and useful accessory. Augment uses camera and infrared detection, combined with app software to deliver a virtual input technique for limitless applications:
1. The technology detects input like typing, writing, sketching without any hardware such as a keyboard or mouse.
2. It creates flexibility and multi-function for tablets and all-in-one computing devices. 3. It creates limitless uses by operating in junction with different apps.
Won 6 awards of iF design and ranked #18 on Global Innovation.
Ranked # 423 on the 2015 Fortune Global 500.
Ranked # 1412 on the 2015 Forbes Global 2000.
Ranked # 6 on CommonWealth Magazine list of 2000 Best Manufacturers.
Ranked # 44 on CommonWealth Magazine list of Top 1000 companies among China, Taiwan and Hong Kong.
Ranked #16 on Common Wealth magazine’s Top 50 CSR.
Ranked # 34 on The 100 most sustainable companies in Asia.
The Bronze Medal of 2015 Taiwan Corporate Sustainability Report Awards.
National Industrial Innovation Award of Ministry of Economic Affairs , R.O.C for Innovative Trailblazer Award.
Blade is currently the slimmest sub-10 mm laptop to meet laptop productivity needs. Thanks to its break-through architecture, Blade achieves the slimmest overall product thickness at 9.75 mm without sacrificing key usability requirements, such as an uncompromised keyboard stroke typing experience and full-size I/O ports that cannot be found with its peers. Achieving both the real and perceived slimness, it’s truly the best working companion of your choice.
DualFlip is a laptop PC equipped with a top loading optical disk player, but still as slim as laptops without an optical drive. The keyboard is reinforced and designed as a top protection hood to be flipped up to access the optical drive. Meanwhile, the optical drive player can be replaced by other module units such as an extra battery or HDD, according to the user’s needs. The top loading behavior is similar to the experience of opening an engine hood, not only intuitive to use, but also helpful in reducing device thickness.
When “ruggedized” meets “elegance”: The DuraPad is a semi-ruggedized pad designed for the needs of retail, restaurants and warehouses. Through flexible integrated functionalities, it allows varied usage in different environments. The durable, but elegant protection made by double injection helps reduce impact vibrations transmitted to the device when dropped on the ground. Accessories like the holding knob and hand strap are all available and easy to attach to meet different using scenario needs.
ElastiNet is a future concept for consumers connecting to cloud applications. Processed with dual-hardness material, it features an innovative elastic structure around its IO ports. The unique form protects the connectors from external impact, while creating a distinct form language for the consumer market. Due to its material, the flexible cover opening maintains rigidity over time. It also features a touch-pad that doubles as a number pad, especially for shopping on the internet, entering credit card numbers or finance accounting. Equipped with full IO for functional purposes. ElastiNet is no compromise between esthetics and user experience.
Face-off is a laptop optimized for gaming. Sliding the keyboard tray to the right, gamers can access a group of customizable quick shot keys that are ergonomically set up to bring an unsurpassed gaming experience. In work mode, users can slide the keyboard tray to the left, where a numeric key pad is revealed to provide an ultimate productivity experience.
The Lap:ONE, inspired by a component-based architecture, offers a chance to rethink an entire enclosure to unleash a new round of creativity in a laptop space. Since every component is designed by surrounding a unified thermal core, this bio-structure enters a new level of possibilities. Being only 12.3 mm thin and featuring a new generation Intel core M processor, it is a much leaner, lighter and quieter product. This exquisitely crafted and intelligent design is executed to an extraordinary degree of precision. It is so finely tuned that it can deliver a new level of super slim laptop, which can actually sit on your desk.
Flamingo is a 19” portable AIO PC with magical stand aimed at scenarios that require room-to-room portability. It is equipped with a magic stand which provides users with the best convenience for moving the device easily and smoothly. The magic stand will automatically flip back when the user lifts the device off the desk and will flip out when the device is placed on the table. The smartly designed mechanism facilitates a smooth behavior of one-hand portability, which surpasses all the other products in the current market.
The Miicasa is a novel family media asset center with intuitive operation, blending in with any personal or public space in a micro design. Handheld devices are major generators of family media assets. As a storage equipment of family digital assets, the Miicasa provides the most intuitive wireless connection for transferring handheld device information. It combines automatic authentication to realize painless management of personal assets. It also provides more comprehensive, simpler interaction for media sharing at zero distance.
The SteadyGo creates a smart and reliable working style anywhere and anytime. Its unique “Morse Level” structure overcomes the wobble problem between tablets and docking to provide a steady screen for watching on all transportation. The attach island combines with the steering force, enabling the tablet and the docking to align precisely and to assemble automatically. The latch-less design can easily switch from laptop to tablet, or vice versa, with just one hand. Besides, the embedded eyeball-tracking sensor tracks which part of the screen is read; then the tracking area zooms in to give users, especially the elderly ones, a clear reading experience.
Formula Composited+, the new laminated material, is applied to give product strength and architecture surface in conscious way. It provides the continuous, seamless and advanced appearance by new carbon-fiber based lamination. By 3D stitching / printing, it could make the material with the different density at the specified area. Allowing small-radius forming, it also presents the user a whole new surface finish with polygon-featured and achieves high performance. More material efficient, lower power consumption during manufacturing and 100% recyclable.
2016 Fortune Global 500#400
2016 Forbes Global 2000#1467
Common Wealth magazine’s Top 2000 manufacturers #4
Common Wealth Magazine’s Top 1000 Companies among China, Taiwan and Hong Kong #48
Won 10 awards of iF design and ranked #15 on Global Innovation
Common Wealth magazine’s Top 50 CSR#26
The 100 most sustainable companies in Asia#25
Common Wealth magazine’s Top 50 CSR#26
The 100 most sustainable companies in Asia#25
Silver Medal of 2016 TSCA Taiwan Corporate
Sustainability Awards category of Corporate
Sustainability Report - Taiwan Corporate
Sustainability Report Awards, IT & IC Manufacturing
The RiPac-10P1 is the first POS that combined two displays: a full flat 10.1” PCT main display and an adjustable 5” customer display. There is also a built-in auto cut thermal printer, whose paper roll can be loaded in three seconds. This saves money and time, as users do not need to send back the entire POS to the manufacturer for technical support. It’s also the first streamlined design with the I / O placed at the bottom of the triangle space, which means the security of the connectors and cables can be easily managed. Despite its integrated dual displays, printer and NFC, it is still the smallest POS for retail, ticketing and limited spaces.
Coble is a detachable personal media center equipped with a 12.5” convertible laptop and built-in bluetooth speakers. When docked, it serves as a personal information and media center at home. The large convenient touch panel becomes an easy-to-use home media interface. When in the separated mode, the dock can serve as a bluetooth speaker for other family members, while the convertible laptop is used in another corner.
Smart healthcare is on its way. General medical measurement data are scattered and not suitable for the elderly to use. OmniCare’s interactive TV-style interface feels familiar for elderly users and combines scattered medical measurement data. Its easy-to-read graphical interface offers diagnostic instructions, seamless integration of data and serial measurement diagnostic tracing for professional medical personnel. OmniCare works through spoken interaction, offers face-to-face video consultation and initial consultation with the medical team behind it and provides a warm, friendly and intelligent real-time communication platform.
The Hybrid-top combines a 15.6” convertible laptop and a stand cradle with built-in NAS storage, which instantly transforms the 15.6” laptop into a desktop. Designed for home-office users who need both a laptop and desktop PC for mobile productivity and great performance. The Hybrid-top satisfies both demands with one device. Users can easily sync-up data with the cradle anytime and anywhere. When back at the office or at home, they can remove the laptop’s keyboard and hang it on the cradle to have a desktop PC with a screen that can be adjusted to any angle for comfortable viewing. The Hybrid-top catches many birds with one smart stone.
Won 4 awards of iF design and ranked #31 on Global Innovation.
2017 Taiwan Stock Exchange “The 3rd Corporate Governance Evaluation,” ranked 6-20% of listed companies
Common Wealth magazine’s Top 2000 manufacturers #5
Common Wealth Magazine’s Top 1000 Companies among China, Taiwan and Hong Kong #53
2017 Forbes Global 2000#1531