News tagged NAND flash
Last update: Thursday 2 May 2013 [683 news items]
Micron posts larger loss in fiscal 4Q12
Sep 28, 15:52
Micron Technoloy has posted net losses of US$243 million for its fiscal fourth-quarter 2012, compared with net losses of US$135 million a year ago. The results marked the fifth straight...
NAND flash suppliers consider hiking prices
Sep 20, 01:35
The world's top-4 NAND flash chip suppliers, Samsung Electronics, Toshiba, SanDisk and SK Hynix, are expected to hike their product prices due to strong demand for flash memory chips...
NAND flash prices stable on supply cuts
Aug 21, 01:40
Major suppliers of NAND flash memory have moved to cut back their production, allowing the chip prices to be kept steady recently, according to industry sources.. The price stability...
Adata July revenues up 8.5%
Aug 8, 14:50
Memory module maker Adata Technology has announced revenues of NT$2.47 billion (US$82 million) for July 2012, up 8.5% sequentially. The figure was also the highest monthly level in...
Intel to develop new SSD specs for ultrabooks
Aug 3, 15:29
Intel is looking to unify specifications for mSATA SSDs targeted at ultrabook applications, and is seeking cooperation with PC vendors and NAND flash companies. Details regarding...
NAND flash prices begin bouncing back
Aug 1, 14:12
Toshiba's recent move to scale down its output for NAND flash chips has pushed up contract prices for the memory recently, despite that demand remains sluggish, according to industry...
PTI 2Q12 beats estimates; sees challenges ahead
Aug 1, 12:09
Memory IC packaging and testing house Powertech Technology (PTI) has reported better-than-expected revenue and EPS results for the second quarter of 2012. But looking forward, the...
Hynix posts small operating profit in 2Q12
Jul 26, 14:11
SK Hynix, currently trailing only Samsung Electronics in the DRAM market, swung to an operating profit of KRW23 billion (US$20 million) in the second quarter of 2012 after three straight...
Toshiba cuts NAND flash production 30%
Jul 25, 15:36
Toshiba has announced an adjustment to production of NAND flash memory at its Yokkaichi Operation plant (Mie Prefecture, Japan), which would cut its overall NAND-chip production by...
NAND flash contract prices stabilize
Jul 17, 01:35
Contract prices for NAND flash memory have stopped falling to reflect a healthier supply-demand balance. The price stabilizing is as a result of major producers' slowdown in chip...
Micron posts another quarter of losses
Jun 21, 16:40
Micron Technology has reported a fourth consecutive quarterly loss. Despite a rise in the company's DRAM product ASPs, prices fell significantly for its NAND flash chips in the quarter...
Spansion gearing up for SLC NAND
Jun 1, 16:18
Spansion has started sampling the company's first single-level cell (SLC) NAND flash memory, built using SK Hynix' 4Xnm process technology, and packaged and tested by Spansion itself...
NAND flash prices hope for rebound in 3Q12
May 24, 14:21
While contract prices for NAND flash have continually dropped due to oversupply arising from weak demand, prices may rebound in the third quarter of 2012 if traditional peak demand...
Simon Sze and his invention of floating-gate NVM
May 8, 11:00
NAND flash memory is among the key components used in today's popular consumer technology products. The birth of NAND flash could be credited to two Bell Labs researchers who fabricated...
SK Hynix suffers third straight quarterly loss
Apr 26, 12:17
SK Hynix (formerly Hynix Semiconductor), the world's second-largest DRAM memory supplier, has reported another quarterly loss as a result of weak chip demand and falling prices.