Thursday 23 March 2023
Taiwan wafer foundry experiences first sequential revenue decline since start of COVID-19 in 4Q22, says DIGITIMES Research
The four leading foundries in Taiwan - Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC), United Microelectronics (UMC), Powerchip Semiconductor Manufacturing (PSMC), and Vanguard...
Monday 20 March 2023
Thailand smartphone market declines by 21% in 2022 to 16.6 million units, says IDC
According to the IDC Worldwide Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker, the Thai smartphone market declined by 21%, ending 2022 with 16.6 million shipments, marking the lowest number of units...
Monday 20 March 2023
Taiwan PC monitor makers experiencing declining shipments in 4Q22, says DIGITIMES Research
Taiwan PC monitor makers' shipments decreased 6.4% sequentially and 26% on year to come to less than 18 million units in the fourth quarter of 2022 as the global economy remained...
Friday 17 March 2023
Global AIO PC shipments go down 40% on year in 4Q22 and 1Q23, says DIGITIMES Research
Global AIO PC shipments continued to plunge in the fourth quarter of 2022, down 15% sequentially and 44% on year to reach only around two million units since most demand had already...
Thursday 16 March 2023
Falling chip prices erode Phison gross margin in 4Q22
Falling NAND flash chip prices resulted in inventory losses and an approximately 5pp erosion of Phison Electronics' gross margin in the fourth quarter of 2022, according to the memory...
Friday 3 March 2023
Global DRAM revenue falls over 30% in 4Q22, says TrendForce
Revenue of the global DRAM memory market declined 32.5% sequentially to US$12.28 billion in the fourth quarter of 2022, according to TrendForce. The decline compares to a decrease...
Thursday 2 March 2023
PC GPU shipments fall rapidly in 4Q22
According to the most recent data compiled by Jon Peddie Research (JPR), worldwide PC-based graphics processor unit (GPU) shipments in the fourth quarter of 2022 fell 15.4% sequentially...
Friday 24 February 2023
ESMT sees operating loss widen in 4Q22
Memory IC design house Elite Semiconductor Memory Technology (ESMT) has reported operating losses widened to NT$755 million (US$24.8 million) in the fourth quarter of 2022 from NT$33.6...
Friday 24 February 2023
TPK incurs operating loss in 4Q22
Touch module maker TPK Holding has reported an operating loss of NT$210 million (US$6.93 million) for its core business in the fourth quarter of 2022 due to decreased shipments for...
Friday 17 February 2023
India's PC shipments fall by nearly 30% in 4Q22
India saw a steep fall in traditional PC shipments, and with inventories still high, the market is bracing for another demand drop in the current quarter. Even Apple, which stood...
Thursday 16 February 2023
Pure-play foundries brace for gross margin decreases
Taiwan-based pure-play foundries are bracing for lower gross margins in 2023, which may return to 2021 levels, according to industry sources.
Thursday 16 February 2023
China smartphone shipments enjoy boosts from promotions and holidays in 4Q22, says DIGITIMES Research
Smartphone shipments to the China market amounted to over 70 million units in the fourth quarter of 2022, soaring more than 20% from a quarter ago thanks to vendors' keen preparation...
Wednesday 15 February 2023
Macronix posts profit fall in 4Q22
Macronix International, a mask ROM and flash memory chipmaker, reported net profits declined 76% sequentially and 84% on year to NT$605 million (US$20 million) in the fourth quarter...
Thursday 9 February 2023
Global notebook shipments to decline in 4Q22 and 1Q23, says DIGITIMES Research
Year-end holiday demand in the fourth quarter of 2022 was seriously undermined by the economic downturn brought by rising global inflation and mature markets' interest rate hikes...
Wednesday 8 February 2023
Global 4Q22 smartphone shipments fall 15.4% on year, says Omdia
Worldwide smartphone shipments totaled 301.5 million units in the fourth quarter of 2022, down 15.4% on year, according to Omdia. Typically, the last quarter sees the most shipments,...
Summary of Tech Supply Chain News!
Global smartphone shipments hit 2023 peak in 4Q23, but decelerate in 1Q24 due to seasonality, says DIGITIMES Research
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