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Wednesday 13 March 2024
NAND flash contract prices to rise through 1H25, says Silicon Motion
Contract market prices for NAND flash memory will rise another 20% in the second quarter, according to Wallace Kou, president and CEO of memory device controller IC supplier Silicon...
Thursday 31 August 2023
NAND flash spot prices rise
NAND flash memory suppliers appear determined to raise prices, resulting in a modest increase in spot market prices for August, according to industry sources.
Friday 30 June 2023
Drops in memory contract prices to slow in 3Q23
Contract market prices for DRAM and NAND flash memory will continue to fall in the third quarter of 2023, albeit at a reduced rate, according to industry sources.
Friday 14 April 2023
DRAM spot prices stop falling
DRAM spot prices have stopped falling recently, much sooner than expected, while contract prices continue their downward trend in the second quarter, according to industry sources...
Tuesday 6 December 2022
Server DRAM contract prices to hit bottom by 1Q23
Contract prices for server DRAM memory are expected to hit bottom between the fourth quarter of 2022 and first-quarter 2023 and then start recovering, according to industry sources...
Thursday 11 August 2022
Memory contract prices to continue slide in 3Q22
DRAM contract prices have fallen 15-25% since the second quarter showing no signs of stopping, while NAND flash contract prices are poised to drop over 10% in the third quarter, according...
Friday 25 February 2022
Micron, WD raise NAND flash prices by 10%
Micron Technology and Western Digital have raised their NAND flash prices by about 10%, which is about to trigger increases in both spot and contract market prices, according to industry...
Tuesday 4 January 2022
DDR5 key to stimulating overall DRAM bit supply growth in 2022
The overall DRAM bit supply growth is expected to decelerate in 2022, but demand for DDR5 memory could still be providing momentum, according to industry sources.
Friday 1 October 2021
Memory chipmakers under pressure to offload inventory
Memory chip vendors are increasingly under pressure to offload inventory, and have turned aggressive demanding downstream module houses to take delivery of chips starting September,...
Tuesday 31 August 2021
DRAM spot prices falling rapidly
DRAM spot prices have fallen at a rapid pace in August, which may put contract prices for the fourth quarter under downward pressure, according to industry sources.
Wednesday 11 August 2021
DRAM contract prices likely to stay flat in 4Q21
DRAM contract prices have risen at a slower pace in the third quarter, and are expected to stay flat or drop slightly in the fourth quarter, according to industry sources.
Friday 28 May 2021
NAND flash prices to rise faster than DRAM in 3Q21
Contract market prices for NAND flash memory are poised to rise faster than those for DRAM chips in the third quarter of 2021, according to industry sources.
Thursday 29 April 2021
DRAM contract prices to rise 10% in May
Contract market prices for PC- and server-use DRAM memory will rise about 10% in May alone, despite a recent slowdown in the spot market price growth, according to sources at memory...
Monday 26 April 2021
Cryptomining demand for large-capacity SSDs surges in China
China-based cryptomining hardware makers are "panic buying" all the available large-capacity SSDs from the spot market, according to industry sources.
Wednesday 13 January 2021
DRAM prices to rise through 2Q21
DRAM contract market prices have risen 5-10% in the first quarter of 2021, and will continue their rally in the second quarter, according to sources at memory module makers.
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