Taipei, Tuesday, April 28, 2015 03:54 (GMT+8)
partly cloudy
Taipei
24°C
News tagged Winbond
  • Last update: Tuesday 7 April 2015 [219 news items]

Winbond inks GDDR licensing deal with Qimonda

Aug 13, 10:13

Winbond Electronics has entered into a license, sale and purchase agreement regarding GDDR products with the insolvency administrator of Qimonda. Under the deal, Winbond will acquire...

Winbond HQ

Spansion executive to pay visit to Taiwan

Aug 12, 12:26

John Nation, director of corporate marketing for Spansion, plans to pay a visit to Taiwan this week, raising speculation that the NOR flash chipmaker is looking to aggressively take...

Winbond July revenues up, outperforming domestic peers

Aug 11, 15:20

Winbond Electronics saw its revenues return to a growth track in July 2009, after posting on-year drops for 26 straight months. The Taiwan-based DRAM maker outperformed its domestic...

Elpida acquires GDDR patents and assets from Qimonda

Aug 7, 09:23

Elpida Memory on August 6 announced that it has reached an agreement with Qimonda, which is now in insolvency proceedings, to acquire the Germany-based chipmaker's technology licenses...

DRAM revenues up 27% in 2Q09, says DRAMeXchange

Aug 5, 14:01

DRAM revenues grew 27.1% sequentially to US$4.04 billion in the second quarter of 2009, when the average price at the contract market went up by 23%, according to DRAMeXchange, which...

Winbond set to exit standard DRAM business, to add GDDR line

Aug 5, 11:06

Winbond Electronics plans to lower its sales proportion from standard DRAM to 10% in 2010, and gradually phase out the business, according to company president Tung-Yi Chan. The Taiwan-based...

Winbond president Tung-Yi Chan

Winbond seeking to enter licensing agreement with Qimonda for graphics DRAM

Aug 4, 16:50

Winbond Electronics announced on August 4 that its board of directors has approved a proposal to enter a product transfer and technology licensing agreement with Qimonda for licensing...

Taiwan government still calling for consolidation among DRAM makers

Jul 23, 15:04

The Taiwan government will continue to push local DRAM makers to develop in-house technologies, and expects players to eventually consolidate into one or two camps, according to Tu...

Tu Chi-chun, director general of the Industrial Development Bureau (IDB) under Taiwan's economics m

KYEC sees increased demand for NOR flash

Jul 22, 13:51

IC testing specialist King Yuan Electronics Company (KYEC) has seen orders for memory chips climb 20-30% sequentially in the third quarter, mainly driven by increased demand from...

Taiwan DRAM makers may gain access to state funds along with TMC

Jul 22, 11:06

Officials from the Industrial Development Bureau (IDB) under Taiwan's economics ministry on July 21 met with local DRAM makers to spell out requirements to access state funds. The...

Winbond remains cautious about expansion

Jul 16, 14:45

Winbond Electronics, a Taiwan-based DRAM maker that has diversified its products to include niche memory and NOR flash, has said its capital spending for 2009 may be less than its...

Winbond signs NT$3.7 billion syndicated loan

Jul 15, 15:17

Winbond Electronics, a Taiwan-based memory chipmaker, on July 15 announced that it has signed a NT$ 3.7 billion (US$112.2 million) three-year syndicated loan agreement with nine banks...

Winbond completes transition to 300mm fab production

Jul 8, 14:09

Taiwan's Winbond Electronics, which has shifted its focus from standard DRAM to niche memory and NOR flash, has recently completed its migration to 300mm wafer fab production, according...

Winbond remains open to Taiwan DRAM industry consolidation, says chairman

Jul 3, 15:45

Winbond Electronics still remains open to the ongoing consolidation in Taiwan's DRAM industry, according to company chairman Arthur Chiao.

Winbond moving toward reliance on NOR flash, specialty DRAM

Jun 23, 16:35

Winbond Electronics has been transforming its product mix through phasing out standard DRAM and maintaining NOR flash and specialty DRAM as a focus, according to company president...

Tung-Yi Chan, president of Winbond Electronics

Winbond running smoothly on 65nm DRAM process

Jun 9, 16:38

Winbond Electronics has said commodity DRAM production at its 65nm process node is progressing with yield rates on the rise. Annual production capacity is expected to reach 8,000...

Micron claws way back to third place in DRAM market in 1Q09, says iSuppli

May 13, 09:50

Reports of Micron Technology's demise in the global DRAM market have been greatly exaggerated, with the company managing to return to the top-3 rank in the first quarter of 2009,...

Winbond April sales up 31%

May 7, 16:44

Taiwan's Winbond Electronics managed a revenue increase of 31.3% sequentially in April 2009, compared to single-digit growth in February and March. The memory chipmaker also enjoyed...

Taiwan DRAM makers see narrower losses in 1Q09

May 4, 15:40

Taiwan-based computer-memory chipmakers Inotera Memories, Nanya Technology, Powerchip Semiconductor Corporation (PSC), ProMOS Technologies and Winbond Electronics saw their combined...

Winbond losses expand in 1Q09

Apr 29, 11:43

Winbond Electronics, one of Taiwan's struggling computer-memory makers, suffered expanded losses in the first quarter of 2009 due to weakening ASP of commodity DRAM, losses from its...

Elpida CEO to visit ProMOS and Winbond for partnership talks

Apr 13, 11:58

Yukio Sakamoto, president and CEO of Elpida Memory, will pay another visit to Taiwan this week looking to forge trilateral cooperation with ProMOS Technologies and Winbond Electronics,...

Micron-Nanya camp to build IP for Taiwan DRAM, asking support from government

Apr 10, 15:28

The Micron-Nanya camp has similar goals to those of the Taiwan government in respect to restructuring the island's memory-chip industry, according to CJ Wu, chairman of Nanya Technology...

Nanya chairman CJ Wu

Winbond says talks to join Taiwan Memory are ongoing

Stockwatch - Apr 8, 15:41

Taiwan's Winbond Electronics, a computer-memory chipmaker that has progressively switched its business focus to specialty DRAM and NOR flash, has responded via a company filing with...

Winbond disposes of HannStar shares

Stockwatch - Mar 25, 17:14

Winbond has disposed of 66,944,000 common shares of HannStar Display at a price of NT$4.80 (US$0.14) per share, according to a company filing with the Taiwan Stock Exchange (TSE)...

DRAM spot prices up slightly on tight supply

Mar 18, 11:04

The price of mainstream DDR2 1Gb eTT chips rose over 5% to close at US$0.84 on March 17, as a result of tight supply, according to quotes gathered by DRAMeXchange.

Winbond February sales grow sequentially on niche memory

Mar 9, 17:03

Winbond Electronics has reported a 7.6% sequential increase in revenues for February. The company said that increasing shipments of its niche memory products – which include...

Commentary: Investor confidence still key to Taiwan Memory success

Mar 9, 11:31

Taiwan Memory Company (TMC) and its appointed chairman John Hsuan are already in its mission to consolidate Taiwan's DRAM chipmakers and establish home-grown memory technology. However,...

Taiwan Memory to complete DRAM consolidation efforts in three phases

Mar 6, 15:06

Taiwan Memory Company (TMC) will require three phases to complete its mission of consolidating the island's memory-chip sector, as well as allowing the establishment of home-grown...

John Hsuan, chairman elect of Taiwan Memory Company (TMC)

Winbond remains open to DRAM consolidation

Stockwatch - Mar 6, 12:15

Winbond Electronics has reiterated that the company stays flexible in the government's consolidation plan and keeps a close eye on the progress.

Nanya and Inotera submit proposal for consolidation of Taiwan, Japan and US DRAM makers

Feb 12, 11:01

Nanya Technology and its joint venture with Micron Technology, Inotera Memories, have jointly submitted a proposal to Taiwan's Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) seeking to consolidate...

Elpida CEO Yukio Sakamoto

Even Samsung gets stung; iSuppli cuts 2009 DRAM revenue forecast

Feb 10, 14:28

The downturn in the DRAM industry has become so bad that even the dominant market leader, Samsung Electronics, is no longer immune, with the company in the fourth quarter of 2008...

Winbond open to DRAM consolidation, says company executive

Feb 9, 14:26

Winbond Electronics is open to possible consolidation in Taiwan's DRAM industry, according to company vice chairman and deputy chief executive officer (CEO) Ching-Chu Chang.

Winbond reports net loss for 2008

Feb 6, 17:10

Winbond Electronics posted a net loss of NT$7.37 billion (US$218 million) or a net loss per share of NT$2 in 2008. The company attributed the loss to weakening demand in the PC and...

Winbond vows to protect rights from Qimonda insolvency

Stockwatch - Feb 2, 11:54

Winbond Electronics said in a filing with the Taiwan Stick Exchange (TSE) yesterday that the company has uncollected accounts receivable worth NT$950 million (US$28.12 million) from...

Micron hopes to unite non-Korean DRAM players in an alliance

Jan 15, 01:00

Micron is hoping to form an alliance to unite DRAM players from the US, Japan and Taiwan arranged as three parent companies and five sibling companies, according to sources at DRAM...

219 items [6/7]
Realtime news
  • Acer will compete in PC market to the last, says CEO

    IT + CE | 5h 47min ago

  • Digitimes Research: Global tablet shipments in 1Q15 down 35.3% on quarter

    IT + CE | 5h 51min ago

  • Over 60 million iPhone 6s to be shipped in 2Q15, say Taiwan makers

    Mobile + telecom | 5h 55min ago

  • Global handset demand likely to disappoint in 2015, say Taiwan IC design houses

    Bits + chips | 5h 57min ago

  • Silicon Motion to acquire China PCIe SSD firm

    Bits + chips | 6h ago

  • Digitimes Research: Taiwan makers small- to medium-size panels drop over 19% in 1Q15

    Displays | 6h 2min ago

  • CSOT launches new 8.5G fab estimated to bring over US$3 billion a year in revenues

    Displays | 6h 4min ago

  • MediaTek reportedly uses TSMC 20nm process to manufacture 10-core chip solutions

    Bits + chips | 6h 17min ago

  • Policies are more important than facilities for Taiwan to promote art innovation, says Acer founder

    Before Going to Press | 6h 29min ago

  • Acer prefers profitability to PC shipment growth, says founder

    Before Going to Press | 6h 33min ago

  • Tainergy to issue 50 million new shares to raise capital

    Before Going to Press | 6h 39min ago

  • Asustek, Samsung, LG looking to in-house developed operating systems for smart watches, say Taiwan makers

    Before Going to Press | 6h 41min ago

  • Netronix to deal out 2014 dividend of NT$5.00

    Before Going to Press | 6h 45min ago

  • Taiwan market: Samsung to launch entry-level tablet Galaxy Tab A

    Before Going to Press | 6h 45min ago

  • Silicon Motion to acquire China PCIe SSD firm

    Before Going to Press | 6h 49min ago

  • Largan to deal out 2014 dividend of NT$51.00

    Before Going to Press | 6h 50min ago

  • AUO talks up business strategy in 2015

    Before Going to Press | 6h 50min ago

  • PV system vendors, China and Taiwan makers cooperate to develop PERC Mono Like solar cells

    Before Going to Press | 6h 51min ago

  • Digitimes Research: Taiwan makers small- to medium-size panels drop over 19% in 1Q15

    Before Going to Press | 6h 58min ago

  • Digitimes Research: Taiwan IC design industry output value to rise 14.3% in 2Q15

    Before Going to Press | 6h 59min ago

Pause
 | 
View more
High-brightness LED market trends and forecast, 2015
Wireless broadband developments in Southeast Asia markets

27-Apr-2015 markets closed

 LastChange

TAIEX (TSE)9913.28+115.79+1.18% 

TSE electronic389.05+6.32+1.65% 

GTSM (OTC)144.12-0.07-0.05% 

OTC electronic190.29-0.04-0.02% 

The transition to 4k TV - UHD TV market forecast, 2014-2017
  • Wireless broadband developments in Southeast Asia markets

    As of 2013, the 10 ASEAN nations had a total of over 700 million mobile subscriptions, with the CAGR from 2003-2013 reaching 24%. This Digitimes Research Special Report analyzes the various mobile broadband markets in ASEAN and looks at the respective trends in 4G LTE development for those markets.

  • 2015 global tablet demand forecast

    This Digitimes Research Special Report provides a 2015 forecast for the global tablet market and analyzes the strategies of key market players such as Google, Apple, Intel, and Microsoft.

  • 2015 China smartphone panel trend forecast

    This Digitimes Research Special Report analyzes the strategies of key China-based major panel makers BOE, Tianma and IVO for attacking the different market segments through technology and pricing, and their relationship to local vendors Huawei, Lenovo, ZTE, Xiaomi and Coolpad.