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  • Last update: Friday 29 November 2013 [121 news items]

MediaTek to source power amplifiers from SST

Jul 29, 12:10

Handset chipmaker MediaTek is likely to source power amplifiers (PAs) from Silicon Storage Technology (SST), in addition to Skyworks, according to sources at IC distributors.

TSMC, UMC see good order visibility for networking, handset chips, sources say

Jul 24, 12:40

Atheros, Realtek Semiconductor and Qualcomm have seen strong demand for networking and handset chips, driving order volumes at Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) and...

Handset chipset solution providers seeing short lead-time orders again

Newswatch - Jul 23, 12:05

Most handset chipset solution providers around the globe are experiencing a new wave of short lead-time orders as branded handset players anticipate a 30% sequential growth in the...

MediaTek expected to obtain licenses from Qualcomm, Microsoft in 3Q09

Newswatch - Jul 22, 10:07

MediaTek is expected to sign licensing agreements with Qualcomm and Microsoft for WCDMA applications and smartphones respectively by the end of third-quarter 2009, according to a...

MediaTek to ship 100 million handset chips in 3Q09, says paper

Newswatch - Jul 20, 14:22

MediaTek's handset chip shipments are expected to reach 100 million units in the third quarter, hitting the company's record, and topping 350 million units in 2009, according to industry...

MediaTek asks component suppliers to increase 3Q09 inventories

Jul 20, 12:03

MediaTek has requested component makers, including Yuantonix and Elite Semiconductor Memory Technology (ESMT), to make sure they have sufficient inventories to meet strong handset...

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MediaTek deal with Qualcomm reportedly to be finalized shortly

Jul 7, 14:55

Recent reports in Taiwan's Chinese-language press have recently claimed that MediaTek is close to signing a WCDMA licensing deal with Qualcomm, but the Taiwan-based IC designer described...

MediaTek sales expected to be driven by WCDMA, TD-SCDMA in 2H09

Jun 22, 15:52

MediaTek's 3G chip product lines - TD-SCDMA and WCDMA chips - are expected to start volume shipments by the end of the third quarter and drive company revenues for the second half...

MediaTek says guidance for 2Q09 unchanged

Newswatch - Jun 10, 11:49

MediaTek said it currently has no plan to revise its revenue guidance for the second quarter, despite a positive outlook given by market watchers. The handset chipmaker earlier projected...

MediaTek eyeing China white-box notebook market

May 26, 14:35

MediaTek, following its success tapping the white-box handset market in China, is planning to promote its TD-SCDMA, WCDMA, GPS and Bluetooth chips and other handset IC solutions to...

Broadcom emerging as first-tier baseband supplier, says Strategy Analytics

May 21, 14:50

Cellular baseband revenues are not yet significant for Broadcom, and thus, the company may have to continue its aggressive acquisition strategy in order to build a product range and...

MediaTek May revenues expected to fall 10-15% on month

May 19, 10:44

MediaTek is expected to see its May revenues drop by 10-15% to NT$8.3-8.7 billion from its second-highest monthly level of NT$9.79 billion (US$297.59 million) in April due to concentrated...

Pixart, Elan, ESMT may benefit from MediaTek smartphone chip solutions

May 8, 16:36

Pixart Imaging, Elan Microelectronics and Elite Semiconductor Memory Technology (ESMT) are expected to support MediaTek's smartphone handset chip solutions with specific product lines,...

MediaTek reports strong sales for April

May 8, 12:21

MediaTek has reported consolidated revenues of NT$9.79 billion (US$295.91 million) for April, a slight increase of 2% from March. The sum is close to its monthly record of NT$10.09...

China IC designer Spreadtrum receives US$44 million bank loan

May 6, 14:17

China-based wireless baseband chipset provider Spreadtrum Communications announced on May 5 that its Chinese subsidiary, Spreadtrum Communications (Shanghai) has received 300 million...

MediaTek expects 6-15% sequential revenue increase in 2Q09

Apr 30, 12:03

MediaTek forecasts its revenues to grow 6-15% sequentially in the second quarter, thanks to strong demand from emerging markets, according to company president Ching-Jiang Hsieh....

China market: Huawei to enter white-box handset market, says paper

Newswatch - Apr 27, 17:11

China-based telecom equipment maker Huawei Technologies plans to cut into the supply chain of white-box handsets with its own-developed HiSilicon K3 chips,according to a Chinese-language...

MediaTek may see revenues decline in May and June

Apr 20, 15:49

MediaTek is seeing a decline in handset chip orders as inventory levels in the end market have reached a high level, according to market sources.

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MediaTek may invest in C-Media

Apr 10, 11:00

Realtek Semiconductor is rumored to be selling its shareholding in C-Media Electronics and resigning a seat from the company's board of directors, with MediaTek the likely buyer,...

MediaTek and Richtek post outstanding March revenues

Apr 8, 12:15

MediaTek has announced consolidated revenues of NT$9.6 billion (NT$284 million) for March, an increase of 20.96% sequentially and the second highest level in its monthly record. Richtek...

Infineon to delist from NYSE

Apr 6, 09:59

Infineon Technologies has announced that it has applied to voluntarily delist its American depositary shares (ADSs) from the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE). The company expects that...

IC backend suppliers face uncertain June

Apr 3, 16:50

Taiwan's IC backend service providers face an uncertain June, as overall end-market demand for the second quarter may fail market watchers' original expectations, according to industry...

MediaTek 1Q09 sales to beat guidance on increase in high-margin orders

Apr 1, 15:03

IC design house MediaTek is expected to report stronger-than-expected revenue growth for the first quarter of 2009, beating its guidance, according to market watchers. The improvement...

MediaTek expected to see 2Q revenues up 20-30% on quarter

Mar 31, 12:45

MediaTek is expected to see its second-quarter revenues increase by 20-30% on quarter and continue maintaining revenue and profit growth in 2009 thanks to strong handset chip orders...

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Wafer testing firms expect better 2Q09 on resumed orders for handset chips

Mar 30, 16:43

Wafer testing service providers Ardentec, King Yuan Electronics Company (KYEC) and STATS ChipPAC Taiwan Semiconductor have estimated stronger performance for the second quarter of...

Spreadtrum becomes chipset provider for Samsung handsets

Mar 27, 17:14

China-based wireless baseband chipset provider Spreadtrum Communications has become a new chipset supplier for Samsung Electronics, with Spreadtrum having started shipments of its...

MediaTek in talks with Qualcomm for WCDMA license, says paper

Newswatch - Mar 25, 17:10

MediaTek is negotiating with Qualcomm regarding the licensing of WCDMA technology, according to a Chinese-language Commercial Times report.

Texas Instruments may resume orders

Newswatch - Mar 18, 11:57

Texas Instruments (TI) may resume placing orders with its contract partners in Taiwan, including foundry service provider Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) and packaging...

MediaTek revenues expected to grow 20% in 2Q09

Mar 18, 11:20

MediaTek, which earlier this month lifted its first-quarter guidance, is expected to enjoy a revenue growth of 20% sequentially in the second quarter of 2009, with total revenues...

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MediaTek enters development of Windows Mobile-enabled chipset solutions for smartphones, say sources

Mar 13, 13:50

Microsoft has teamed up with Taiwan-based IC design house MediaTek to develop Windows Mobile-enabled chipset solutions for smartphones, aiming to push 3G handsets built with MediaTek's...

Major China handset design houses profitable in 2008

Mar 11, 11:48

Three major China-based handset solution providers, TechFaith Wireless, SIM Technology and Longcheer Group, have all posted profits for 2008, according to financial reports released...

IC testing houses expected sales growth as handset demand picking up

Mar 2, 17:17

IC testing houses Sigurd Microelectronics and King Yuan Electronics Company (KYEC) will enjoy 20-30% sales growth sequentially in February, as demand for handsets is picking up as...

MediaTek shipping 3G chipset samples to handset clients

Feb 26, 15:55

MediaTek is sampling its first smartphone solution, the MT6516, to clients for design-in, and is expected to begin volume production of the chipset, which supports both WCDMA and...

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China-based foundry SMIC lands order for IC cards

Feb 25, 17:04

China-based foundry Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corporation (SMIC) has landed an order for chips used to make insurance cards for sale in the China market, according...

ST-Ericsson to outsource handset chip production to TSMC and UMC, says paper

Newswatch - Feb 17, 14:38

ST-Ericsson, the joint venture of STMicroelectronics and Ericsson, will outsource 65nm and 45nm handset...

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