397 news items tagged SoC
ASE to enjoy revenue growth through 4Q19 on SiP ordersWednesday 11 September 2019
IC backend house ASE Technology Holding is expected to generate sequential revenue increases through the last quarter of 2019, driven by orders for SoC chips for smartphones, wearables...
TSMC capex likely to reach US$12.5 billionMonday 9 September 2019
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) is expected to see its capex this year reach around US$12.5 billion to satisfy robust chip demand in the 5G era, according to industry...
Huawei to unveil 5G SoC built using 7nm EUV processFriday 6 September 2019
Huawei is to unveil its latest mobile processor, the Kirin 990, at a product event at IFA 2019 tradefair.
Orders for China homegrown processors risingWednesday 4 September 2019
Orders for custom-designed processors have been rising from China in 2019, according to industry sources in Taiwan.
Hisilicon likely to be biggest client of TSMCThursday 29 August 2019
Huawei's chipmaking arm Hisilicon is expected to become not only the largest Asia-based fabless chipmaker but also TSMC's biggest client in 2020, according to industry sources.
Advantest positive about testing demand for 5G SoC, memoryThursday 29 August 2019
Testing demand for high-end 5G SoCs has emerged and that for memory chips is set to pick up in early 2020, which will drive revenue increases at Advantest, a major Japan-based supplier...
TWS earbud chip prices fallingWednesday 28 August 2019
Unit prices for SoC chips used in true wireless stereo (TWS) earbuds have been falling, due mainly to stiff competition among chip suppliers, according to industry sources.
Samsung EUV process reportedly facing hurdlesFriday 23 August 2019
Speculation has started circulating in the chipmaking industry that Samsung's 7nm EUV manufacturing yield rates are still lower than expected and may interrupt production for Qualcomm's...
MediaTek 5G SoC on track; Qualcomm faces 7nm EUV yield issues at Samsung, sources sayTuesday 20 August 2019
Unsatisfactory yield rates at Samsung's 7nm EUV process may affect production for the upcoming Qualcomm Snapdragon 7250 mobile SoC, but MediaTek's development of 5G chips, with support...
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).
TSMC gearing up for another semiconductor supercycleMonday 12 August 2019
The global semiconductor market is set to enter a dynamic new phase of growth, as the era of 5G network looms around the corner. TSMC, the world's largest pure-play foundry, is also...
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...
Aspeed delivering new-gen BMC samplesThursday 18 July 2019
Server management SoC solution provider Aspeed Technology has already delivered to clients new-generation baseboard management controller (BMC) samples for new servers slated for...
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).
Ambiq Micro adopts TSMC 40ULP process in wireless SoC productionWednesday 3 July 2019
Ambiq Micro and TSMC have jointly announced that Ambiq's Apollo3 Blue wireless SoC, built on TSMC's 40nm ultra-low power (40ULP) process, has achieved world-leading power consumption...
Samsung vying for 5G chip orders from China handset vendorsFriday 28 June 2019
Samsung Electronics has delivered multiple samples of its 5G chipset solutions to a number of China-based handset vendors including Oppo and Vivo for testing and verification, according...
MediaTek intros new octa-core SoC for mid-range smartphonesThursday 27 June 2019
MediaTek has unveiled its new Helio P65 SoC designed for mid-range smartphones. The new MediaTek Helio P65 is an octa-core processor fabricated using 12nm process technology. It employs...
VIA likely to swing to operating profit in 2019Monday 24 June 2019
VIA Technologies, which specializes in integrated chipsets for PCs, has been stepping up efforts to diversify its offerings and target markets to include the emerging AI and IoT applications...
X-Fab and Efabless announce Raven open-source RISC-V microcontrollerFriday 14 June 2019
X-Fab Silicon Foundries, an analog/mixed-signal and specialty foundry, and crowd-sourcing IC platform partner Efabless, has announced the silicon availability of the Efabless RISC-V...
MediaTek posts decreased revenues for MayTuesday 11 June 2019
Mobile SoC specialist MediaTek saw its May revenues fall below NT$20 billion (US$636.8 million).
Aspeed starts sampling BMC chips for 10nm server productsMonday 10 June 2019
Server management SoC solution provider Aspeed Technology has started delivering in small volume samples of its new baseboard management controller (BMC) chips for servers based on...
Dialog announces Wi-Fi SoCWednesday 5 June 2019
Dialog Semiconductor has introduced the FC9000, the company's first Wi-Fi SoC since its acquisition of Silicon Motion's mobile communications product line was recently completed.
MediaTek to unveil more 5G chip solutionsTuesday 4 June 2019
Mobile SoC specialist MediaTek is gearing up to kick off volume production of its new 5G chip solutions starting the second quarter of 2019 through early next year, according to industry...
MediaTek unveils 5G mobile SoCThursday 30 May 2019
At the ongoing Computex Taipei 2019, MediaTek has unveiled its new 7nm 5G SoC for flagship smartphones slated for launch in 2020.