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Vizio is a privately-held producer of consumer electronics, based in Irvine, California, USA. It was founded in October 2002 as V Inc. Vizio is a company back support by one of top hi-tech HDTV design factory from Taiwan, AmTRAN Technology Corporation ¸ . The AmTRAN Technology Corporation established 1994, revenue is NT$ 63.7 billion, more than 5,000 employees. AmTRAN is a reputable long time OEM TV monitor factory for Apple, Sony, Sharp, etc. In 2007 AmTRAN won the top design award from Germany’s IF and Red Dot. Since 2007 Vizio earned as No.1 flat TV brand on US market. The company started in 2002 by William Wang , Laynie Newsome and Ken Lowe with $600,000 and only three employees. In 2006 the revenue was estimated around $700 million, and in 2007 it was estimated to have exceeded $2 billion. Vizio is known for aggressively pricing their HDTVs against major competitors. In 2005, a major investment from Taiwan’s Amtran Technology Corporation ¸ join to V-inc. (VIZIO brand) as the second only largest share holder to the management team. Amtran Technology to concentrate on product development, design, manufacturing and after-sales service, V-inc. is responsible for marketing and distribution.