2439 news items tagged DRAM
5G, mini LED opportunities in 2021: Q&A with K&S executive VP CP ChongMonday 5 October 2020
For the world, 2020 has been a roller-coaster year, but that has not dampend the prospects of some new tech applications such as mini LED backlighting which are expected to begin...
China memory chipmakers could be next US trade ban targetWednesday 30 September 2020
With Semiconductor Manufacturing International (SMIC) at risk of being blacklisted by the US government, concerns are growing about whether China-based memory chipmakers ChangXin...
Taiwan foundries to hike quotes for 8-inch capacityTuesday 29 September 2020
Taiwan-based pure-play foundries will raise their 8-inch foundry quotes by more than 15% starting the first quarter of 2021, according to industry sources.
Kingston intros 16Gb DRAM for serversFriday 25 September 2020
Kingston Technology's Server Premier product line has been upgraded to feature 16Gb solutions, according to the memory module vendor.
Memory module firms expect demand to pick up in 4Q20Friday 25 September 2020
Memory module makers expect end-market demand to pick up substantially in the fourth quarter of 2020, driven by e-commerce operators' year-end promotions.
Top-10 semiconductor suppliers continue to grow in 2Q20, says OmdiaWednesday 23 September 2020
Building on bullish growth in first-quarter 2020 in weak market conditions, the world's top-10 semiconductor suppliers managed to continue their revenue growth at a rate of 2.4% in...
APCB, Apex plants in Thailand to supply DRAM module PCB for Korean clients in 1Q21Friday 18 September 2020
Taiwan-based PCB makers APCB and Apex International, both with manufacturing operations in Thailand, are expected to enjoy new business opportunities arising from Korean makers of...
China chipmakers suspend shipments to HuaweiWednesday 16 September 2020
China-based chipmakers have quietly suspended their shipments to Huawei, as well as the joint development projects they had been working with the Chinese vendor, amid concerns about...
Memory chipmakers to deal with inventory correction in 4Q20Wednesday 16 September 2020
DRAM and NAND flash chipmakers will be engaged in inventory adjustments during the fourth quarter of 2020, according to sources at Taiwan-based IC distributors.
TSMC, Samsung scaling up competition in advanced chips packagingTuesday 15 September 2020
TSMC and Samsung Electronics have seen their competition significantly heat up in advanced packaging technologies beyond foundry processes, which could eventually dent business opportunities...
DRAM spot prices rise 10-15% in SeptemberTuesday 8 September 2020
Spot market prices for DRAM memory have rallied 10-15% so far in September 2020, according to sources at memory module houses. Huawei's aggressive chip purchases prior to new US sanctions...
Winbond, Macronix August revenues increaseTuesday 8 September 2020
Winbond Electronics and Macronix International have reported sequential increases in August consolidated revenues of 7.5% and 0.5%, respectively.
Nanya August revenue hits 6-month lowFriday 4 September 2020
DRAM maker Nanya Technology has reported August revenue slipped 0.8% sequentially to a six-month low of NT$4.87 billion (US$166 million).
Memory chipmakers hold nearly 4 months of inventoriesFriday 4 September 2020
Samsung Electronics and some others have held nearly four months of DRAM and NAND flash inventories on average, due to a slowdown in orders for datacenter applications and overall...
Global DRAM module sales slip 3% in 2019Thursday 3 September 2020
Global DRAM module sales totaled US$16.1 billion in 2019, down a slight 2.7% on year, according to TrendForce.
DRAM spot prices riseTuesday 1 September 2020
DRAM spot market prices have rallied over 5% since last week amid speculation about Huawei building up inventory prior to new US sanctions against it.
Samsung begins mass production of 16Gb LPDDR5 DRAMTuesday 1 September 2020
Samsung Electronics has announced mass production of 16Gb LPDDR5 mobile DRAM, using extreme ultraviolet (EUV) technology, at its second production line in Pyeongtaek.
Winbond gearing up to build IoT security ecosystem in TaiwanThursday 27 August 2020
Taiwan-based mobile and specialty DRAM maker Winbond is aggressively making deployments in IoT information security seeking to pioneer the establishment of a related ecosystem in...
CXMT scaling up 19nm DRAM output with better yield ratesTuesday 25 August 2020
China-based DRAM chipmaker ChangXin Memory Technologies (CXMT) is scaling up its 19nm chip output with better yield rates, with the monthly production likely to top 70,000 wafers...
TSMC packaging development to remain focused on SoIC, organic interposer in 2021Monday 24 August 2020
TSMC is expected to continue its advanced packaging development focus on 3D SoIC (system on integrated chips) technology and organic interposer in 2021, although it has fabricated...
DRAM capex spending to decline 20% in 2020, says IC InsightsFriday 21 August 2020
The DRAM market is poised for a modest recovery in 2020, but suppliers are being very cautious and strategic, and thorough in their analysis of market conditions before they consider...
Memory shipments likely to disappoint in 2H20Thursday 20 August 2020
DRAM and NAND flash shipments are likely to disappoint in the second half of 2020, due to weakening demand for Huawei smartphones, as well as shipments for notebooks hit by several...
Global DRAM revenue surges 15% in 2Q20, says DRAMeXchangeThursday 20 August 2020
Revenue of the global DRAM memory market increased 15.4% sequentially to US$17.1 billion in the second quarter of 2020, driven by growth in both bit shipments and ASPs, according...
Korea memory chip output value up in 2Q20Tuesday 18 August 2020
The output value of South Korea's memory chip industry surged 22.1% on year and 13.9% sequentially in the second quarter of 2020, when a coronavirus-induced slowdown in smartphone...
DRAM, NAND flash in oversupplyThursday 13 August 2020
The DRAM and NAND flash markets will be oversupplied until the first half of 2021, according to Chang Chia-kun, president for memory module maker Apacer Technology.