Monday 10 February 2020
Silicon Motion expects sales drop in 1Q20
NAND flash device controller specialist Silicon Motion Technology expects to post a revenue decrease of 10-15% sequentially in the first quarter of 2020, with gross margin ranging...
Wednesday 15 January 2020
Macronix gearing up for next stage growth
The memory market outlook in 2020 looks positive for recovery, according to Arthur Yang, president for Macronix International America. While the market may become tight later this...
Wednesday 8 January 2020
SK Hynix unveils PCIe NVMe SSDs
At the ongoing CES, SK Hynix has unveiled its PCIe NVMe consumer SSD series. The drives are built with SK Hynix' 128-layer 4D NAND flash, just six months after the company announced...
Friday 3 January 2020
Memory-centric solutions for next 20 years: Q&A with Macronix chairman Miin Wu
Taiwan-based Macronix International has developed into the world's largest supplier of ROM chips and second biggest maker of NOR flash memory chips after experiencing ups and downs...
Tuesday 10 December 2019
Macronix gearing up for 3D NAND flash
Macronix International is poised to kick off commercial shipments of 48-layer 3D NAND flash chips in the second half of 2020, followed by volume shipments of 96-layer 3D NAND products...
Thursday 7 November 2019
Silicon Motion eyeing bigger share in SSD controller market
NAND flash controller supplier Silicon Motion Technology expects its share of the global SSD controller segment to reach 40% over the next three years, up from the current 30%, according...
Wednesday 14 August 2019
Phison profits fall over 20% in 1H19
NAND flash device controller supplier Phison Electronics has reported net profit declined 11.4% sequentially and 36.8% on year to NT$781 million (US$25 million) in the second quarter...
Monday 3 June 2019
Taiwan memory module firms focus more on niche-market products
Taiwan-based memory module makers have put increased focus on growing sales of their high-margin niche-market product lines to mitigate the impact of falling DRAM and NAND flash prices...
Tuesday 28 May 2019
StorArt announces LDPC + AI eMMC controller that enables next-generation mobile devices
StorArt Technology, a leading NAND flash controller solution provider, has launched a new eMMC5.1 controller, SA3635, supporting HS400 interface for all mainstream NAND flash in the...
Monday 1 April 2019
Memory demand to pick up in 2H19, says Macronix chairman
Memory market demand is expected to pick up in the second half of 2019, according to Miin Wu, chairman for flash memory and mask ROM chipmaker Macronix International.
Friday 15 February 2019
Ultra-small eMMC of Biwin for more ingenious electronic products
China's well-known embedded memory manufacturer - Biwin - has developed its 8x8x0.9mm eMMC for products such as smart wristband, smartwatch, cochlea player and earphone according...
Monday 14 January 2019
Unigroup starts mass production of 3D NAND backend lines
Unimos Microelectronics, a re-invested memory backend service affiliate of China's Tsinghua Unigroup, has recently kicked off volume production at its 3D NAND memory chips packaging...
Wednesday 9 January 2019
Micron, Qualcomm team up for automotive infotainment
Micron Technology has announced its automotive-grade LPDDR4X memory devices are being adopted for Qualcomm's third-generation Snapdragon automotive cockpit compute systems. The companies...
Tuesday 18 December 2018
NAND flash contract prices to fall 10% in 1Q19, says DRAMeXchange
NAND flash contract prices are set to fall further during the first half of 2019 with prices likely to decrease around 10% sequentially in the first quarter, according to DRAMeXcha...
Thursday 22 November 2018
Prices for low-capacity NAND flash devices bouncing back
Prices for low-capacity NAND flash devices have started bouncing back recently though the memory contract prices will continue their downward trend in the next couple of quarters,...