180 news items tagged 20nm
China could enhance its position in post-Moore's Law era, says former TSMC COOWednesday 23 August 2017
China's semiconductor industry could have a chance of strengthening its position in the post-Moore's Law era, according to Shang-yi Chiang, former executive VP and co-chief operating...
Global DRAM revenues increase 17% in 2Q17, says DRAMeXchangeMonday 21 August 2017
Sales in the global DRAM market surged 16.9% sequentially to US$16.51 billion in the second quarter of 2017, when PC DRAM contract prices rose over 10%, according to DRAMeXchange...
Nanya unveils new HQTuesday 1 August 2017
Nanya Technology has unveiled its new headquarters consisting of a new fab, in which the Taiwan-based DRAM maker invested a total of NT$55.7 billion (US$1.84 billion).
Nanya nets EPS of NT$2.35 in 2Q17Tuesday 18 July 2017
Recognized gains from the sale of Micron Technology shares boosted net profits at Taiwan-based Nanya Technology, which surged 96.9% sequentially to NT$6.45 billion (US$212.4 million)...
TSMC 2Q17 EPS hits 5-quarter lowThursday 13 July 2017
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) has reported net profits of NT$66.27 billion (US$2.18 billion) on consolidated revenues of NT$213.86 billion for the second quarter...
Nanya posts revenue growth in JuneTuesday 11 July 2017
Nanya Technology has reported consolidated revenues of NT$4.19 billion (US$137.2 million) for June 2017, up 1.9% sequentially and about 37% on year.
About half of wafers produced at Micron Taiwan fab scrapped, says reportWednesday 5 July 2017
A Taiwan-based DRAM foundry owned by Micron Technology, which was formerly Inotera Memories, recently scrapped half of the wafers produced at its 12-inch fab due to problems associated...
7nm foundry market to heat up in 2018Friday 16 June 2017
IC foundries are gearing up for mass production of 7nm chips in 2018, as well as production for 7nm process technology using extreme ultraviolet (EUV), according to market observers...
Global 1Q17 mobile DRAM revenues drop slightly, says DRAMeXchangeFriday 2 June 2017
Global sales of mobile DRAM dropped by a slight 1.7% sequentially to US$5.41 billion in the first quarter of 2017, according to DRAMeXchange. Despite a seasonal slowdown in demand...
DRAM market to remain oligopoly over next 3 years, says Nanya presidentThursday 1 June 2017
The global DRAM market will remain an oligopoly of three large firms over the next three years, according to Pei-Ing Lee, president for Taiwan-based Nanya Technology.
Nanya posts revenue growth in AprilMonday 8 May 2017
DRAM chipmaker Nanya Technology has reported consolidated revenues of NT$4.32 billion (US$143.2 million) for April 2017, up 45.1% on year and about 3% sequentially.
Nanya to ramp 20m process outputThursday 27 April 2017
Nanya Technology will start making 20nm chips in small volume in the third quarter, and will expand output to 30,000 wafer starts per month by the fourth quarter of 2017, according...
Micron talks about its integrated global operationsWednesday 26 April 2017
Micron Technology has been actively allocating its global resources to enhance its DRAM and NAND flash product lines, according to Wayne Allan, VP of global manufacturing at the US-based...
Global 3Q16 mobile DRAM revenues increase 16.8%, says DRAMeXchangeThursday 24 November 2016
Global sales of mobile DRAM increased 16.8% sequentially to US$4.59 billion in the third quarter of 2016, according to DRAMeXchange. Smartphone vendors were engaged in inventory build-ups...
Global DRAM revenues rise 15.8% in 3Q16, says DRAMeXchangeThursday 17 November 2016
Sales in the global DRAM market increased 15.8% sequentially in the third quarter of 2016, buoyed by rising prices, according to DRAMeXchange.
Nanya buys equipment for NT$1.29 billionTuesday 24 May 2016
DRAM chipmaker Nanya Technology has announced the purchase of a batch of machinery equipment for NT$1.29 billion (US$39.51 million).
TSMC mulling cutting 16/20nm pricesWednesday 18 May 2016
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) is considering dropping contract prices for its handset-IC clients to help ease the pressure of their declining ASPs and gross margins,...
Nanya completes NT$11.68 billion rights issueThursday 14 January 2016
Nanya Technology has raised NT$11.68 billion (US$348 million) from a rights issue commenced recently, according to the DRAM chipmaker.
Inotera buys equipment from MicronWednesday 2 December 2015
DRAM maker Inotera Memories has announced the purchase of a batch of production equipment from Micron Technology for around NT$411 million (US$12.58 million).
Global DRAM revenues fall 1% in 3Q15, says DRAMeXchangeTuesday 10 November 2015
DRAM ASPs continue to fall due to oversupply in the market, but suppliers have moved to allocate more of their available capacities to produce non-PC DRAM chips - mainly mobile DRAM...
Mobile DRAM prices to fall at slower pace in 4Q15, says DRAMeXchangeThursday 5 November 2015
Rollouts of new smartphone models will stimulate demand for mobile DRAM memory in the fourth quarter of 2015, with the chip prices falling at a slower pace, according to DRAMeXchan...
Inotera 3Q15 profits decline, revenues slideTuesday 27 October 2015
Inotera Memories has announced net profits of NT$5.77 billion (US$178.4 million) on consolidated revenues of NT$14.49 billion for the third quarter of 2015, representing on-year declines...
Nanya to raise capital for 20nm transitionTuesday 13 October 2015
Nanya Technology plans to raise capital and draw strategic partners by the end of 2015, according to company president Pei Ing Lee.
Samsung launches 12Gb LPDDR4 DRAMWednesday 16 September 2015
Samsung Electronics has announced that it is mass producing 12-gigabit (Gb) LPDDR4 (low power, double data rate 4) mobile DRAM chips based on its 20nm process technology.
Global DRAM revenues continue slide in 2Q15, says DRAMeXchangeMonday 17 August 2015
Global sales of DRAM declined another 4.8% sequentially to US$11.4 billion in the second quarter of 2015, due to further drop in chip prices, according to DRAMeXchange.