990 news items tagged NAND
Top-10 semiconductor suppliers continue to grow in 2Q20, says OmdiaWednesday 23 September 2020
Building on bullish growth in first-quarter 2020 in weak market conditions, the world's top-10 semiconductor suppliers managed to continue their revenue growth at a rate of 2.4% in...
Yangtze Memory slowly increasing NAND chip output, sources claimTuesday 22 September 2020
China's memory startup Yangtze Memory Technologies (YMTC) will be ramping its NAND chip output slowly, according to industry sources.
Memory chipmakers to deal with inventory correction in 4Q20Wednesday 16 September 2020
DRAM and NAND flash chipmakers will be engaged in inventory adjustments during the fourth quarter of 2020, according to sources at Taiwan-based IC distributors.
NAND flash ASP to continue slide, says PhisonThursday 10 September 2020
Despite a recent pick-up in NAND flash spot prices, the memory ASPs will still be on a downward trend until Lunar New Year in February 2021, according to KS Pua, chairman for memory...
DRAM spot prices rise 10-15% in SeptemberTuesday 8 September 2020
Spot market prices for DRAM memory have rallied 10-15% so far in September 2020, according to sources at memory module houses. Huawei's aggressive chip purchases prior to new US sanctions...
Winbond, Macronix August revenues increaseTuesday 8 September 2020
Winbond Electronics and Macronix International have reported sequential increases in August consolidated revenues of 7.5% and 0.5%, respectively.
QLC SSD demand to boom for both enterprise and consumer applicationsMonday 7 September 2020
With major chipmakers ramping up their quad-level cell (QLC) NAND flash output, SSDs utilizing the technology storing four bits per cell have become commercially available and are...
Memory chipmakers hold nearly 4 months of inventoriesFriday 4 September 2020
Samsung Electronics and some others have held nearly four months of DRAM and NAND flash inventories on average, due to a slowdown in orders for datacenter applications and overall...
Silicon Motion PCIe Gen4 SSD chips adopted by major notebook vendorsWednesday 2 September 2020
Silicon Motion Technology with its PCIe Gen4 SSD controllers has reportedly cut into the supply chain of the world's top-4 notebook vendors for their new Tiger Lake products set for...
Global NAND flash revenue increases 6.5% in 2Q20, says DRAMeXchangeTuesday 1 September 2020
Revenues of the global NAND flash industry increased 6.5% sequentially to US$14.5 billion in the second quarter of 2020, when bit shipments and ASPs both grew about 3% on quarter,...
Memory shipments likely to disappoint in 2H20Thursday 20 August 2020
DRAM and NAND flash shipments are likely to disappoint in the second half of 2020, due to weakening demand for Huawei smartphones, as well as shipments for notebooks hit by several...
Aiming for market leadership, Macronix advances to 19nm serial NAND and advocates for ECC being handled by SoC processorsTuesday 18 August 2020
The need for memory solutions in embedded systems is rapidly increasing, in line with the surging growth of Internet of Things (IoT), artificial intelligence (AI), and 5G-enabled...
Phison eyeing top spot among SSD controller suppliersFriday 14 August 2020
Flash device controller specialist Phison Electronics has enjoyed robust demand for PCIe Gen4 SSDs thus far in 2020, which boosted its overall SSD controller sales during the first...
DRAM, NAND flash in oversupplyThursday 13 August 2020
The DRAM and NAND flash markets will be oversupplied until the first half of 2021, according to Chang Chia-kun, president for memory module maker Apacer Technology.
Pandemic to limit growths for many IC products in 2020Monday 10 August 2020
Growth rates across most IC segments are expected to improve in 2020 but only mildly, due to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, according to IC Insights. In 2019, only six IC product...
Silicon Motion expects up to 17% revenue decline in 3Q20Monday 3 August 2020
NAND flash device controller specialist Silicon Motion Technology expects to post revenues of between US$114 million and US$120 million in the third quarter of 2020, down 12-17% sequentially,...
NAND flash, DRAM to remain largest IC market segmentsFriday 31 July 2020
DRAM and NAND flash are expected to repeat as the two largest IC segments again in 2020 after holding the same positions in 2019, according to IC Insights.
Winbond swings to profit in 2Q20Friday 31 July 2020
Specialty DRAM and flash memory maker Winbond Electronics returned to profitability in the second quarter of 2020, ending a streak of two consecutive quarterly losses.
Macronix production lines running at full capacityThursday 30 July 2020
Macronix International continues to see its production lines run at full capacity, while scaling up substantially its 19nm NAND chip output, according to CY Lu, president for the...
Memory chipmakers see inventory piling upFriday 24 July 2020
Memory chipmakers have seen their inventory levels start swelling amid continued weak demand for smartphones, according to industry sources.
SK Hynix posts profit hike in 2Q20Thursday 23 July 2020
SK Hynix has reported operating profits of KRW1.95 trillion (US$1.62 billion) on consolidated revenue of KRW8.61 trillion for the second quarter of 2020.
KLA intros electron-beam defect inspection systemWednesday 22 July 2020
KLA has announced the eSL10 e-beam patterned-wafer defect inspection system, which is designed to accelerate time-to-market for high-performance logic and memory chips, including...
Chip manufacturing equipment spending to hit record high in 2021, says SEMIWednesday 22 July 2020
Global sales of semiconductor manufacturing equipment by original equipment manufacturers are projected to increase 6% to US$63.2 billion in 2020 compared to US$59.6 billion in 2019,...
Memory module firms look to gaming, creator PCs for 2H20 growthWednesday 15 July 2020
Gaming products and creator-focused notebooks will be driving several memory module makers' revenue growth in the second half of 2020, according to industry sources.
Phison to sell stake in JV with KingstonWednesday 15 July 2020
Phison Electronics plans to reduce its stake in a joint venture it formed with Kingston Technology.