2638 news items tagged Samsung
Global tablet market (outbreak updates) – 4Q 2019Thursday 27 February 2020
The tablet sector is witnessing better capacity recovery than the notebook and handset sectors.
China smartphone market and industry (outbreak updates) – 4Q 2019Wednesday 26 February 2020
The coronavirus outbreak has resulted in labor shortage and shipment disruption in China's supply chain.
Uncertainty grows over global memory chip supplyTuesday 25 February 2020
The rapid spread of coronavirus in Korea has raised increasing concerns about global supply of memory chips in 2020 as Korean makers, Samsung Electronics and SK Hynix, account for...
Digitimes Research cuts 5G smartphone shipment forecastTuesday 25 February 2020
Digitimes Research has revised downward its 5G smartphone shipment forecast for the second quarter and also all of 2020 in the wake of the coronavirus impact.
Samsung begins mass production at new EUV manufacturing lineMonday 24 February 2020
Samsung Electronics has announced that its new cutting-edge semiconductor fabrication line in Hwaseong, Korea has begun mass production.
Global tablet market – 4Q 2019Friday 21 February 2020
Global tablet shipments amounted to 43.23 million units in fourth-quarter 2019 as white-box vendors had excess inventory, causing their shipments for the quarter to weaken, while...
Revenue per wafer rising as demand grows for sub-7nm processes, says IC InsightsThursday 20 February 2020
Many IC companies are now designing high-performance microprocessors, application processors, and other advanced logic devices based on 10nm and 7nm process technology, according...
Taiwan LCD TVs – 4Q 2019Thursday 20 February 2020
Because of seasonal pickup in demand, Taiwan's TV shipments grew 14.7% sequentially in the fourth quarter of 2019, but still slipped 12.6% on year.
DRAM contract prices to rally in 1Q20, says DRAMeXchangeWednesday 19 February 2020
DRAM contract prices will start rising in the first quarter of 2020, as PC OEMs and cloud service providers become more active in replenishing inventory, according to DRAMeXchange.
Handset brands, ODMs, component makers facing challenges in supply chain, marketing managementWednesday 19 February 2020
Handset brands, ODMs and component makers are facing mounting challenges over their supply chains and marketing management arising from the coronavirus outbreak, according to industry...
CIS, chip resistor shortages emergingWednesday 19 February 2020
The coronavirus outbreak in China has further tightened supply of CMOS image sensors (CIS) and chip resistors, with severe shortages set to surface and price hikes to follow, according...
Taiwan notebooks – 4Q 2019Wednesday 19 February 2020
Taiwan's notebook shipments slipped 4.4% sequentially, but grew 3.1% on year to arrive at 32.37 million units in the fourth quarter of 2019.
Smartphone displays with higher refresh rates to become mainstreamTuesday 18 February 2020
Smartphone displays with higher refresh rates are likely to become a mainstream technology in the handset industry in 2020, according to industry sources.
Top-5 semiconductor firms hold 53% of global wafer capacityThursday 13 February 2020
The world's top-five wafer capacity leaders each had capacity of more than 1,000,000 wafer starts per month, with their combined capacity representing 53% of the world's total wafer...
BOE to lose out handset panel shipment race to Samsung Display in 2020Wednesday 12 February 2020
BOE Technology is likely to lose out to Samsung Display in a shipment race for handset panels in 2020 as most of China's panel makers are to be forced to delay their production due...
Samsung smartphone sales in Taiwan not much affected by virusWednesday 12 February 2020
Samsung Electronics had stockpiled a sufficient amount of its smartphones for sale in the Taiwan market during the first-quarter peak season prior to the outbreak of the coronavirus,...
Semiconductor spending declines in 2019, says GartnerThursday 6 February 2020
Leading original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) reduced their semiconductor spend in 2019, influenced by declining memory prices, according to Gartner. Apple took the top rank from...
Samsung profit plunges in 2019Thursday 30 January 2020
Samsung Electronics has reported its profit plunged 51% to KRW21.74 trillion won (US$18.53 billion) in 2019, compared to KRW44.34 trillion for 2018, as its semiconductor sales dropped...
Pegatron said to set up stylus manufacturing plant in VietnamWednesday 22 January 2020
Pegatron reportedly plans to set up a new plant in Vietnam as part of its plans to ramp up its overseas production in 2020, likely to produce styluses for Samsung's smartphones.
Yangtze Memory gearing up for transition to 128-layer 3D NAND flashTuesday 21 January 2020
Memory startup Yangtze Memory Technology (YMTC), in which China's state-owned Tsinghua Unigroup holds a controlling stake, has reiterated plans to transition directly from 64-layer...
Foldable screens, new network support highlighted at CES 2020Thursday 16 January 2020
At CES 2020, many brand vendors showcased devices with support to the latest network standards such as Wi-Fi 6 and 5G, and emerging technologies such as foldable screen, but a lack...
Worldwide semiconductor revenue drops 11.9% in 2019, says GartnerThursday 16 January 2020
Worldwide semiconductor revenue totaled US$418.3 billion in 2019, down 11.9% from 2018, according to Gartner. Intel regained the No. 1 position in the market as the downturn in the...
Galaxy Note 10 Lite to be available in Taiwan in FebruaryTuesday 14 January 2020
Samsung Electronics will launch its Galaxy Note 10 Lite in the Taiwan market on February 3 with a price tag of NT$20,990 (US$720).
AR/VR market to take off in 2021 on 5G commercializationMonday 13 January 2020
The AR/VR market is expected to take off in 2021 thanks to 5G commercialization, maturing 8K technology, the availability of AR/VR cloud platforms and game streaming services at telecom...
Samsung likely to spearhead in 8K TV segmentFriday 10 January 2020
Quite a few of TV vendors are showcasing their latest 8K models at CES 2020, and Samsung Electronics is likely to spearhead in the segment leveraging its ability to integrate AI and...