Wednesday 15 May 2024
Chipmakers gearing up for automotive Ethernet boom
The adoption of automotive Ethernet is increasing at a fast pace, which is likely to create significant economic prospects for related chip suppliers, according to industry sources...
Tuesday 8 August 2023
Realtek conservative about 2H23 prospects
IC design house Realtek Semiconductor is cautious about its sales prospects for the second half of this year, despite experiencing a substantial increase in revenue during the second...
Friday 1 December 2017
Taiwan optical communication players receiving short lead-time orders from China
After having experienced sluggish sales for more than one year, the China optical communication market is gradually gaining growth momentum, promoting customers there to place short...
Wednesday 2 August 2017
Qualcomm, Win Semi reportedly to team up for 5G mobile infrastructure
Qualcomm has recently approached GaAs IC foundry Win Semiconductors to cooperate in an infrastructure project for 5G mobile networks, according to market sources.
Monday 21 May 2012
MediaTek lands 2.5G handset solution orders from Nokia, say sources
MediaTek reportedly has landed orders for 2.5G handset solutions from Nokia with shipments to begin in the third quarter of 2012, according to industry sources. MediaTek declined...
Monday 5 March 2012
China firm to incept world's third 2.5G OLED lighting line
China-based First O-Lite, which was established in 2010, has recently announced the world's third 2.5G OLED lighting plant will ramp up production in 2012, according to industry so...
Thursday 23 February 2012
Demand for 2.5G/2.75G handset solutions picking up
Demand for feature phones has experienced a rebound recently, which will help boost sales of 2.5G/2.75G handset solutions for suppliers such as MediaTek and MStar Semiconductor in...
Tuesday 14 February 2012
Nokia reportedly to release 2.5G, 2.75G chip orders to Taiwan firms
Nokia reportedly has begun design-in with Taiwan-based MediaTek and MStar Semiconductor for chipset solutions used in 2.5G and 2.75G handsets, with one or both of them expected to...
Saturday 4 February 2012
MediaTek sees 10-15% sequential drop in 1Q12 sales
IC design house MediaTek expects its consolidated revenues to decrease 10-15% sequentially in the first quarter of 2012 with gross margin slipping to 42-44% from 44.2% in the fourth...
Wednesday 1 February 2012
China market: Chip demand for 2.5G/2.75G handsets falling
Demand for 2.5G and 2.75G handset solutions is falling in China due to growth in the penetration rates for 3G and smartphones in the region, according to sources at white-box handset...
Tuesday 31 January 2012
MediaTek 1Q12 sales likely to fall more than 10%
Sales at MediaTek are expected to register a sequential decline of more than 10% in the first quarter of 2012, due mainly to falling sales generated from its 2.5G and 2.75G chip lineup...
Thursday 24 November 2011
China market: 2.5G handset chipset prices falling
Prices for 2.5G handset chipsets have slipped more than 10% in the fourth quarter of 2011, and will continue to fall at the same rate in first-quarter 2012 due to continued oversupply...
Wednesday 31 August 2011
MediaTek places additional orders with UMC on emerging market demand
IC design house MediaTek, in view of increasing orders for its handset SoC solutions from China, India and other emerging markets, has released additional orders to United Microelectronics...
Thursday 7 July 2011
MediaTek 2Q11 revenues meet lower-end guidance
Fabless IC firm MediaTek has announced consolidated revenues for June grew 2.3% sequentially to NT$6.74 billion (US$234 million). Revenues for the second quarter of 2011 amounted...
Friday 24 June 2011
MediaTek 3Q11 revenues expected to grow 15%
Fabless IC firm MediaTek's third-quarter revenues are expected to reach between NT$24 billion (US$830 million) and NT$27 billion, up at least 15% on quarter, according to market sources...