161 news items tagged mobile DRAM
Winbond swings to loss in 4Q19Monday 10 February 2020
Winbond Electronics, a maker of specialty DRAM and flash memory, swung to its first quarterly loss in 27 quarters.
Mobile DRAM demand uncertainty emergesWednesday 5 February 2020
Mobile DRAM demand for smartphones is likely to disappoint in the first half of 2020, as the coronavirus outbreak may hit sales of new 5G-compatible phones, according to market sou...
PTI expects sales growth in 1Q20Wednesday 15 January 2020
Backend house Powertech Technology (PTI) expects its revenues to be higher than year-ago levels in the first quarter of 2020, and is positive about its performance in all of the ye...
NAND flash prices to rise by up to 40% in 2020Thursday 2 January 2020
NAND flash contract prices are forecast to rise by up to 40% in 2020, according to sources at memory chipmakers.
LPDDR5 to become new DRAM standard for 5G smartphones in 2020Monday 30 December 2019
LPDDR5 mobile DRAM is expected to be widely adopted in 5G smartphones in 2020 with Samsung Electronics set to feature its in-house made LPDDR5 memory in its flagship 5G smartphones...
DRAM contract prices to stop falling in 1Q20, says DRAMeXchangeMonday 16 December 2019
DRAM spot market prices have begun to rebound, according to DRAMeXchange. Market sentiment has been strengthened while buyers are more willing to raise their inventory levels.
Memory ASP to rebound sharply in 2020Tuesday 3 December 2019
Average selling prices (ASP) for memory could rise as much as 30% in 2020, driven mainly by strong demand for server and mobile applications, according to industry sources.
Micron moves 1znm DRAM process to volume productionTuesday 20 August 2019
Micron Technology has kicked off mass production of 16Gb DDR4 products using 1z-nanometer process technology, according to the US vendor.
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.
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 downward in the fourth quarter,...
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.
Samsung launches 12GB LPDDR4X mobile RAMFriday 15 March 2019
Samsung Electronics has begun mass production of what the company claims is the industry's first 12GB low-power double data rate 4X (LPDDR4X) package optimized for next-generation...
2018 review and 2019 outlook: South Korea continues bold investments in memory sectorFriday 4 January 2019
South Korea is a global semiconductor powerhouse, with semiconductor output recording an increasing ratio of its total annual exports, surging from 12.6% in 2016 to 17.1% in 2017,...
DRAM ASPs to fall over 10% in 1Q19, says DRAMeXchangeWednesday 5 December 2018
DRAM ASPs are forecast to fall over 10% in the first quarter of 2019 after registering a 7-10% sequential decrease in the fourth quarter, according to DRAMeXchange.
DRAM prices to fall 5% in 4Q18, says DRAMeXchangeThursday 27 September 2018
DRAM contract prices are forecast to fall 5% sequentially in the fourth quarter of 2018, according to DRAMeXchange, which estimated previously a smaller 1-3% drop. Demand growth has...
Global mobile DRAM sales hit record high in 2Q18, says DRAMeXchangeMonday 20 August 2018
Mobile DRAM revenues amounted to about US$8.87 billion in the second quarter, up 5.1% sequentially and hitting a record high, according to DRAMeXchange.
DRAM prices to weaken in 4Q18, says DRAMeXchangeFriday 17 August 2018
DRAM suppliers have begun to negotiate with their clients contract prices for the fourth quarter since the middle of August, according to DRAMeXchange, which expects prices to weaken...
Winbond profits hit 17-year high in 2Q18Monday 30 July 2018
Taiwan-based Winbond Electronics, a supplier of specialty DRAM and flash memory, saw its net profits surge to a 17-year high of NT$2.16 billion (US$70.4 million) in the second quarter...
Winbond to break ground for new fab in southern TaiwanTuesday 12 June 2018
DRAM and flash memory maker Winbond Electronics will start constructing a new fab in Kaohsiung, southern Taiwan in September followed by equipment move-in slated for 2020.
Global mobile DRAM revenues hit record in 1Q18, says DRAMeXchangeWednesday 23 May 2018
Global sales of mobile DRAM memory increased 5.3% sequentially to a record high of US$8.435 billion in the first quarter of 2018, according to DRAMeXchange. The industry is expected...
Mobile DRAM prices stableThursday 3 May 2018
Changes in mobile DRAM prices for the first half of 2018 have been relatively small compared to those in PC- and server-use DRAM prices, according to DRAMeXchange. Mobile DRAM prices...
PTI seeing clear order visibility through 3Q18Wednesday 25 April 2018
Backend house Powertech Technology (PTI) has seen its order visibility extend to the third quarter of 2018, but expressed concerns that tight supplies of certain components and materials...
PTI posts record March revenuesTuesday 10 April 2018
Memory-IC backend specialist Powertech Technology (PTI) has announced consolidated revenues of NT$5.65 billion (US$193.5 million) for March 2018, up 16% sequentially and 32.4% on...
Micron announces mobile 3D NAND solutions for flagship smartphonesFriday 2 March 2018
Micron Technology has announced three new 64-layer, second-generation 3D NAND storage products, which support the high-speed Universal Flash Storage (UFS) 2.1 standard. Micron's new...
Global DRAM output value to rise over 30% in 2018, says DRAMeXchangeTuesday 13 February 2018
Output value for the global DRAM memory industry will increase more than 30% to US$96 billion in 2018, following a robust 76% surge, according to DRAMeXchange.