1781 news items tagged mobile
IGS sees 81% of 1H19 revenues from mobile gamesMonday 19 August 2019
International Games System (IGS) saw the proportion of consolidated revenues for mobile online games increase from 70% in 2018 to 81% in first-half 2019, and arcade game machines'...
China smartphone market and industry – 2Q 2019Friday 16 August 2019
Smartphone shipments by China-based vendors in second-quarter 2019 topped 180 million units, soaring 26.7% on quarter and 5.6% on year.
Global 2Q19 DRAM market posts 9% drop, NAND flash flatFriday 16 August 2019
The global DRAM memory industry dropped 9% in output value sequentially in the second quarter, while the NAND flash sector stayed flat, according to DRAMeXchange.
Notebook ODMs set to move part of production outside ChinaWednesday 14 August 2019
The US government's latest decision to delay the impelmentation of a 10% tariff on notebook imports has not changed the minds of notebook ODMs who have already made plans to move...
Samsung intros 108Mp image sensor for smartphonesTuesday 13 August 2019
Samsung Electronics has introduced 108-megapixel (Mp) ISOCELL Bright HMX, claiming it is the first mobile image sensor in the industry to go beyond 100 million pixels.
MediaTek July revenue slipTuesday 13 August 2019
Mobile SoC specialist MediaTek saw its July revenues slip 0.98% sequentially to NT$20.69 billion (US$658.2 million).
Samsung narrows Intel global chip market lead in 2Q19, says IHSFriday 9 August 2019
Intel in the second quarter maintained its position as the world's largest semiconductor supplier, although second-placed Samsung managed to narrow the gap due to renewed vigor in...
VPEC enjoys robust demand for VCSEL componentsThursday 8 August 2019
Epitaxial wafer supplier Visual Photonics Epitaxy Company (VPEC) has enjoyed a ramp-up in demand for vertical-cavity surface-emitting laser (VCSEL) components for use in smartphones...
Amkor reportedly grabs orders for MediaTek 7nm SoCMonday 5 August 2019
MediaTek has placed backend orders with Amkor Technology for its new 7nm SoC designed for low-band (sub-6GHz) 5G handsets, according to industry sources.
Intel launches 10nm mobile Core processorsFriday 2 August 2019
Intel has launched 11 highly-integrated 10th Gen Intel Core processors, manufactured via its 10nm process and designed for 2-in-1s and notebooks. The processors bring artificial intelligence...
Mobile DRAM prices continue slideWednesday 31 July 2019
Contract prices for mobile DRAM memory are set to register another sequential drop of 10-15% in the third quarter of 2019, and will continue trending...
Huawei sharply boosts adoption ratio of in-house mobile SoCsFriday 26 July 2019
Huawei is expected to have 60% of its phones powered by Hisilicon's APs in the second half of 2019, compared with 45% in the first half of the year and less than 40% in the second...
Taiwan Mobile expanding ecosystem for IoT solutions exportsThursday 25 July 2019
Taiwan Mobile is aggressively expanding its domestic telecom ecosystem integrating equipment suppliers and terminal application service providers while seeking to export solutions...
5G phones to represent 51% of total phone sales in 2023, Gartner saysFriday 19 July 2019
5G-capable phones will represent 6% of total sales of phones in 2020, according to Gartner.
TSMC to enter new growth phase in 5G eraFriday 19 July 2019
Foundry chipmaker TSMC is looking to enter a new phase of growth when 5G commercialization kicks off, market observers believe.
Samsung begins mass production of 12Gb LPDDR5 mobile DRAMFriday 19 July 2019
Samsung Electronics has kicked off mass production of 12Gb LPDDR5 mobile DRAM memory designed for premium smartphones, according to the company.
Asustek announces 2nd-gen gaming smartphoneWednesday 17 July 2019
Asustek Computer will launch its second-generation ROG Phone II in Beijing on July 23. The gaming smartphone is powered by Qualcomm's recently-introduced Snapdragon 855+ processor.
MediaTek June revenues rebound above NT$20 billionThursday 11 July 2019
Mobile SoC specialist MediaTek saw its June revenues rebound to over NT$20 billion (US$643.1 million).
Sporton, Qualcomm team up to gain FCC approval for 802.11ay solutionWednesday 10 July 2019
Mobile device testing and certification service company Sporton International has teamed up with Qualcomm to gain US Federal Communications Commission (FCC) approval for 60GHz Wi-Fi...
Cadence tools certified for Samsung 5LPE processWednesday 10 July 2019
Cadence Design Systems has announced that its digital full flow has achieved certification for the Samsung Foundry 5nm low-power early (5LPE) process with extreme ultraviolet (EUV)...
Taiwan chipmakers gearing up for 3D sensor market boomTuesday 9 July 2019
Foundries including Win Semiconductors and Advanced Wireless Semiconductor (AWSC), epitaxial wafer supplier Visual Photonics Epitaxy (VPEC), fabless chipmaker Himax Technologies,...
Nokia has announced that TST (Taiwan Star Telecom) has chosen the equipment vendor's end-to-end (E2E) solution to expand the coverage and capacity of its LTE network to support subscriber...
5G smartphones to hit Taiwan market in late 2019Tuesday 2 July 2019
A number of handset brands are likely to launch their 5G-enabled smartphones in the Taiwan market before the end of 2019 as commercial operations of 5G networks in the local market...
China Mobile to push down 5G phone prices below CNY2,000 by year-end 2020Monday 1 July 2019
China Mobile is working with Chinese handset players trying to roll out 5G smartphones priced below CNY2,000 (US$292) before the end of 2020 compared to a range of CNY8,000-10,000...
Highlights of the day: Samsung turning ambitious in mobile chip marketFriday 28 June 2019
It is believed that Samsung smartphones will gain some ground in the market, thanks to the US ban on Huawei. But the Korean giant is looking to gain more as in the mobile...