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MStar announces net income of over NT$1.5 billion for 2Q11

Newswatch - Aug 10, 15:43

MStar Semiconductor has announced consolidated revenues of NT$8.35 billion (US$289 million) and net income of NT$1.51 billion for the second quarter of 2011. It also announced that...

Qualcomm likely to slash 30% off entry-level 3G solutions in next 9-12 months, says paper

Newswatch - Jun 16, 15:31

Qualcomm is likely to slash its prices for 3G smartphone solutions by 30% in the next 9-12 months in order to prevent other chipset makers from grabbing its share in the entry-level...

MStar likely to be dethroned from top TV solution ranking position

May 31, 14:11

MStar Semiconductor, currently the world's largest vendor of TV chips, is expected to be dethroned from its top-ranking position due to recent advancement in sales gained by rivals...

MediaTek, MStar reiterate sales guidance for 2Q11

May 20, 01:05

MediaTek and MStar Semiconductor have reiterated their previous respective guidances for the second quarter of 2011 despite speculation that the China government's crackdown on gray-market...

Handset 2.5G solution market likely to set in price war in late May

May 17, 16:05

The global 2.5G handset solution market is likely see price competition after China-based IC vendor Spreadtrum Communications releases its new 2.5G solution, the SC6610, later in...

MStar sales may grow 6% in 2Q11

May 11, 11:07

Fabless IC firm MStar Semiconductor expects its consolidated revenues to grow by up to 6% sequentially in the second quarter of 2011, while gross margin will stay flat at 40-42%....

Baseband processors still essential, says Petrov Group

May 3, 17:02

With the proliferation of tablets and smartphones application processors are in the limelight, but another group of mobile processors, basebands, deserve attention too, according...

MStar to see 1Q11 EPS higher than MediaTek

Apr 14, 01:00

MStar Semiconductor is likely to post an EPS higher than that of fellow company MediaTek for the first quarter of 2011, according to industry sources.

MStar to buy back outstanding shares as treasury stocks

Mar 22, 01:00

MStar Semiconductor on May 21 announced that its board has approved plans to repurchase 4,003 lots of outstanding shares as treasury stock at an average price of NT$240.03 (US$8.11)...

MStar posts 9% sales drop in February 2011

Mar 11, 14:17

Fabless IC firm MStar Semiconductor has reported NT$2.375 billion (US$82 million) in consolidated revenues for February 2011, down 9.7% on month and 5.7% on year.

MStar shipping touch controllers to handset makers, says paper

Newswatch - Mar 2, 13:50

IC design house MStar Semiconductor has begun shipping touch controller ICs to makers of feature phones and plans to deliver touch controllers for the smartphone and tablet PC segments...

MediaTek to take on MStar with 40nm single-chip 2.5G solutions

Feb 17, 13:57

MediaTek will take on rival MStar Semiconductor in the 2.5G handset chipset segment with single-chip solutions built using 40nm process technology soon, according to industry sourc...

MStar projects flat to 6% growth for 1Q11 revenues

Feb 15, 11:56

IC design house MStar Semiconductor expects its revenues to grow 0-6% sequential to US$$268-284 million in the first quarter of 2011 with a gross margin of 41-43%, according to company...

MStar chairman Wayne Liang

MediaTek sales down in January, MStar up

Feb 11, 02:15

IC design firms MediaTek and MStar Semiconductor have reported mixed results for January 2011.

Maxtek to distribute MStar products in 2Q11

Feb 10, 01:30

Maxtek Technology will begin to ship MStar Semiconductor's chipsets for set-top boxes (STBs) to networking customers in the second quarter of 2011, and shipments will expand substantially...

Taiwan IC design houses January sales affected by China snowstorms

Jan 25, 12:08

A number of Taiwan-based IC design houses have confirmed that sales increase in January will be limited due to heavy snowstorms in China, which could affect the shopping season prior...

Second-tier IC packagers lower quotes to woo orders from IC designers

Jan 20, 12:07

Second-tier IC packaging and testing companies have lowered their quotes by 5-10% on average recently in order to attract more orders from IC design houses who have been switching...

MStar announces stock buyback

Jan 20, 01:05

IC design firm MStar Semiconductor has decided to buy back its common shares from the Taiwan stock market to avert further slumps in its share price.

IC vendors set to cut prices as notebook, DRAM and PCB makers mull hikes

Jan 19, 13:48

While the entire electronics industry supply chain is currently set in a price spiral with notebook makers already successfully raising their OEM quotes for the first quarter of 2011,...

MStar 4Q10 sales fall short of market expectations, says report

Newswatch - Jan 11, 15:12

IC design house MStar Semiconductor saw consolidated revenues slip 12.9% sequentially to NT$8.2 billion (US$268 million) in the fourth quarter of 2010, missing an estimated 5% decrease...

MediaTek and MStar to suffer on-year revenue declines in 1Q11, say sources

Jan 10, 11:57

MediaTek and MStar Semiconductor are likely to suffer on-year declines in revenues for the first quarter of 2011 as the order visibility for the first three months of this year is...

Honeymoon period for MStar stock ends early

Dec 29, 01:35

IC design house MStar Semiconductor saw its share price dip below NT$300 (US$10.17) on the company's third day of trading on the Taiwan Stock Exchange (TSE).

Thirteen fabless IC suppliers 2010 sales top US$1 billion, says IC Insights

Dec 22, 14:05

There are 13 fabless IC companies expected to register more than US$1 billion in sales this year, compared to 10 companies in 2009 and eight in 2008, according to IC Insights.

MStar aims to be top-ranking handset and STB chipset vendor

Dec 22, 13:57

MStar Semiconductor will aim to become the top ranking chip supplier for handsets and set-top boxes (STBs) in the coming years, company chairman Wayne Liang said at an investors conference...

MediaTek takes on MStar in TV chip segment in China and emerging markets

Dec 17, 15:41

MediaTek has continued to strengthen the penetration of its chips for high-end, connected and 3D TVs in China and other emerging markets in cooperation with Sony, Sharp, Samsung Electronics...

MStar to begin trading on TSE soon

Dec 14, 02:15

IC design house MStar Semiconductor is scheduled to begin trading on the Taiwan Stock Exchange (TSE) on December 24, 2010. The company has set its per share listing price at NT$310...

Mag.Layers launches 3G antenna switch modules

Nov 19, 09:45

Mag.Layers Scientific-Technics has started small volume shipments of 3G antenna switch modules, and expects the new product segment to become the company's major growth driver in...

Trident dominates 2010 TV chip market, says iSuppli

Nov 18, 16:32

Capitalizing on new technology and customers gained from its acquisition of certain assets from NXP Semiconductors in late 2009, US-based semiconductor supplier Trident Microsystems...

MediaTek and MStar competing for IPTV solution orders from Skyworth, says paper

Newswatch - Sep 6, 15:25

IC design houses MediaTek and MStar Semiconductor are competing neck-and-neck on an order for 600,000 units of IPTV solutions to be released by China-based branded LCD TV vendor Skyworth,...

MStar applies to list on TSE

Aug 23, 11:03

MStar Semiconductor, an IC design house registered in the Cayman Islands but with its headquarters located in Hsinchu, northern Taiwan, has filed an application with the Taiwan Stock...

Spreadtrum, MStar and Infineon gaining ground in China white-box handset market

Aug 6, 10:26

Handset solutions vendors, including Spreadtrum Communications, MStar Semiconductor and Infineon Technologies, have gained ground in the white-box handset market at the expense of...

MStar looks to shipment momentum for 2.5G solutions in 2H10, says paper

Newswatch - Jun 17, 17:09

MStar Semiconductor is currently shipping 2.5G handset solutions at a rate of one million units a month, with shipment volumes to gradually to expand to five million units a month...

MediaTek and MStar ready to launch 3D TV chips

Apr 30, 15:08

IC design houses MediaTek and MStar Semiconductor are both ready to launch chipset solutions for 3D TVs of which sales are expected to gain momentum in the second half of 2010, according...

Six Taiwan companies ranked as top-25 fabless IC suppliers worldwide in 2009, says IC Insights

Jan 20, 16:46

Taiwan-based MediaTek, Novatek Microelectronics, Himax Technologies, Realtek Semiconductor, MStar Semiconductor and Richtek Technology are ranked as top-25 fabless IC suppliers worldwide...

MediaTek, MStar to see strong orders from China for Lunar New Year

Dec 30, 12:22

IC design houses MediaTek and MStar Semiconductor are expected to see an influx of orders for the upcoming Lunar New Year holiday with the China government announcing plans to increase...

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