374 news items tagged chipmaker
Macronix, Pixart post revenue growth in JuneWednesday 8 July 2020
Memory chipmaker Macronix International and image sensor specialist Pixart Imaging, with both reportedly in the supply chain for Nintendo's Switch, saw their June revenues grow.
Phison to acquire stake in Sony subsidiaryFriday 19 June 2020
Phison Electronics plans to acquire a 49% stake in Nextorage, a subsidiary of Sony Storage Media Solutions (SSMS), for an undisclosed sum, according to the Taiwan-based flash storage...
Notebook demand remains robust, says Winbond chairmanMonday 15 June 2020
Chip orders for notebooks are expected to stay robust until the end of the third quarter, according to Arthur Chiao, chairman for specialty DRAM and flash memory maker Winbond Elec...
Taiwan memory chipmakers post decreased May revenuesFriday 12 June 2020
DRAM maker Nanya Technology, specialty DRAM and flash memory specialist Winbond Electronics, and mask ROM and flash chipmaker Macronix International have reported sequential decreases...
TSMC Nanjing posts 170% revenue hike in 2019Thursday 11 June 2020
TSMC Nanjing posted revenue of CNY4 billion (US$566.7 million) in 2019, up 170% on year, making it the third-largest foundry chipmaker in China trailing behind Semiconductor Manufacturing...
ASRock, ASMedia to see strong sales from server sector in 2020Monday 8 June 2020
Motherboard maker ASRock and ASMedia Technology, a fabless chipmaker specializing in high-speed transmission chips, are both expected to enjoy a substantial ramp-up in orders for...
TSMC may move mature CoWoS tech to US fab, say sourcesMonday 18 May 2020
As TSMC plans to build a 5nm wafer fab in the US, how the company will handle backend support for the fab is drawing concerns from Taiwan's backend supply chain, and a possible solution...
TSMC 5nm fab in US could reshape global chipmaking supply chain, says Digitimes ResearchMonday 18 May 2020
A TSMC wafer fab designed for advanced 5nm process manufacturing in the US could drive changes to many semiconductor players within the supply chain, according to Digitimes Researc...
Escalating trade war to hit China foundry sectorFriday 15 May 2020
With the US set to impose new restrictions on exports to China, including exports of some critical semiconductor equipment, the ban that will become effective on June 29 is likely...
MediaTek posts sales decrease in AprilMonday 11 May 2020
MediaTek has reported consolidated revenues of NT$20.55 billion (US$688.6 million) for April 2020, down 4.7% sequentially and nearly 10% on year.
Nanya raises 2020 capexThursday 7 May 2020
DRAM maker Nanya Technology has raised its capex target this year by up to NT$6.56 billion (US$218.7 million), according to a resolution approved by its board of directors.
HiSilicon enters semiconductor top-10 rankingsWednesday 6 May 2020
Fabless chipmaker HiSilicon ascended to the top-10 ranks of the global semiconductor industry in the first quarter of 2020, making it the first China-based company achieving such...
Nanya revenue hits 18-month highWednesday 6 May 2020
DRAM chipmaker Nanya Technology saw its revenues climb to an 18-month high of NT$5.62 billion (US$188.2 million) in April 2020.
CXMT gearing up to ramp 17nm process outputThursday 30 April 2020
China-based DRAM chipmaker ChangXin Memory Technologies (CXMT) is looking to ramp its 17nm process output in the second half of 2020, according to industry sources.
Macronix sees tight supply of high-density NOR flashThursday 30 April 2020
Macronix International has seen its NOR flash chip supply become tight, thanks to strong demand for game consoles and other device applications enabling stay-at-home initiatives....
HiSilicon to ramp up 5nm chip orders with backend houses in 3Q20Tuesday 14 April 2020
Taiwan-based backend houses including King Yuan Electronics (KYEC) will see orders for HiSilicon's 5nm chips for 5G base stations ramp up substantially in the third quarter of 2020...
Nanya expects flat shipment growth in 2Q20 with slight ASP increaseMonday 13 April 2020
Taiwan-based DRAM chipmaker Nanya Technology expects to post flat sequential shipment growth in the second quarter of 2020, with a slight increase in product ASP.
Taiwan IC design houses cautious about 3Q20Friday 10 April 2020
Taiwan-based IC design houses have expressed caution about their sales performance in the third quarter, as order visibility for the quarter remains unclear, according to industry...
Macronix revenues surge in MarchWednesday 8 April 2020
Mask ROM and flash chipmaker Macronix International has reported revenues of NT$3.88 billion (US$129.1 million) for March 2020, up 39.8% sequentially and a robust 97.6% on year.
Samsung cutting SSD inventoryTuesday 7 April 2020
Samsung Electronics is striving to lower its SSD inventory levels, a move which has raised concerns about the NAND flash market outlook for the second half of 2020, according to industry...
Memory demand propelled by stay-at-home economyTuesday 31 March 2020
The coronavirus outbreak has spurred stay-at-home economy, driving demand for related applications such as servers, commercial notebooks, gaming consoles and set-top boxes (STB),...
Micron sees strength in datacenter demandThursday 26 March 2020
Micron Technology has delivered solid results for its second quarter of fiscal 2020, when revenues hit the high end of its guidance despite the coronavirus pandemic.
China NOR flash industry output slowsWednesday 11 March 2020
The coronavirus outbreak is set to erode more than 10% of China's overall NOR flash memory output in 2020, according to industry sources.
Winbond, Macronix February revenues increaseMonday 9 March 2020
Winbond Electronics and Macronix International have reported sequential increases in February consolidated revenues of 1.2% and 0.8%, respectively.
Server BMC chipmaker Aspeed expects 15% revenue rise in 2020Thursday 5 March 2020
Taiwan-based server management SoC solution provider Aspeed Technology expects its second-quarter revenues to see a double-digit sequential increase thanks to robust orders from cloud...