Thursday 16 May 2024
Macroblock actively exploring niche markets
Macroblock, a Taiwan-based LED driver IC design house, intends to avoid the red ocean sector and instead focus on increasing high-value-added products such as professional large-scale...
Friday 10 May 2024
ChipMOS raises capex for high-end DDI backend demand
Backend house ChipMOS Technologies has made upward revisions to its capex for the second half of 2024 in response to strong demand for high-end Display Driver ICs (DDI), according...
Friday 10 May 2024
Raydium expects slight revenue growth in 2Q24
Display Driver IC (DDI) specialist Raydium Semiconductor expects to post slight revenue growth in the second quarter of 2024, thanks to a pick-up in demand for large-size DDIs.
Wednesday 8 May 2024
DDI firm Novatek expects TV demand to sustain 2Q24 growth
Display Driver IC (DDI) specialist Novatek Microelectronics has observed TV customers aggressively prepare for replacement demand ahead of impending sporting events this year, anticipating...
Thursday 2 May 2024
Novatek sees OLED DDI orders for Apple increase in 2024
Novatek Microelectronics, a major Taiwanese IC design house, is anticipated to officially enter the supply of OLED Display Driver ICs (DDI) for the upcoming Apple iPhone 16 in 2024,...
Tuesday 23 April 2024
Novatek to re-elect board directors; UMC not on candidate list
Novatek Microelectronics, a specialist in Display Driver ICs (DDI), has recently revealed a list of Board of Directors (BOD) who will be reelected. Nevertheless, United Microelectronics...
Tuesday 23 April 2024
Himax expects edge AI chip sales to climb
Taiwanese Display Driver IC (DDI) manufacturer Himax Technologies expects the proportion of revenue from its WiseEye series of edge AI chips to climb to more than 10% in 3-5 years.
Tuesday 16 April 2024
Novatek may enter iPhone OLED DDI supply chain
South Korean media ETNews cited industry sources, reporting that Novatek Microelectronics has provided DDI samples for iPhone 16 validation this February.
Thursday 11 April 2024
Taiwan DDI firms post mixed 1Q24 results
Major Taiwanese display driver IC (DDI) manufacturers have announced their first-quarter earnings with varying results.
Tuesday 9 April 2024
Touch and fingerprint recognition chips to ride initial AI wave
As AI PCs become more common, touch and fingerprint recognition chips will lead the way among related ICs riding the initial AI PC wave, according to industry sources.
Friday 22 March 2024
DDI backend firms look to OLED, auto displays for 2024 growth
Display driver IC (DDI) backend houses including ChipMos Technologies and Chipbond Technology are optimistic about the market prospects for OLED and automotive displays.
Friday 1 March 2024
Raydium to see OLED DDI, automotive TDDI drive growth in 2024
Display driver IC (DDI) specialist Raydium Semiconductor expects OLED DDIs and automotive TDDIs to be the company's growth drivers in 2024.
Thursday 29 February 2024
FocalTech sees multiple growth opportunities in 2024; biggest risk lies in mobile TDDI
Display Driver IC (DDI) manufacturer FocalTech pointed out that with the overall smartphone market's recovery in the fourth quarter of 2023, the shipment momentum for smartphone Touch...
Tuesday 27 February 2024
Raydium expects AMOLED DDI sales to grow significantly
Display driver IC (DDI) specialist Raydium Semiconductor is optimistic about its first-quarter performance as it has commenced mass production of AMOLED DDIs for clients' new tablet...
Friday 23 February 2024
Backend house ChipMOS upbeat about 2024 memory market growth
The memory market will grow at a faster rate than the display driver IC (DDI) segment in 2024, according to ChipMOS Technologies, a backend house specializing in memory chips and...