Monday 13 October 2014
Etron to deliver switch controller chips for USB Type-C connectors
Etron Technology will begin to deliver samples of its switch controllers for USB Type-C connectors, the EJ179, by the end of October 2014 targeting smartphone and tablet applications...
Thursday 29 May 2014
Computex 2014: Etron to showcase 3D image sensor chips
Etron Technology will showcase its 3D image sensor chip, the eSP870, at Computex Taipei 2014 from June 3-7. The chip supports dual sensors for 3D image capture and real-time depth...
Friday 18 April 2014
Etron chairman urges Taiwan memory chipmakers to develop customized solutions for clients
Taiwan-based memory chipmakers should optimize the advantage of their design capabilities and Taiwan's manufacturing capacity to develop customized memory chips for clients, according...
Thursday 30 May 2013
Etron to begin shipping 3D image sensors in July
IC design house Etron Technology has announced the development of a single-chip 3D image sensor, the eSP870, which will be shipped to a China-based TV maker starting July.
Thursday 16 May 2013
SDRAM prices to hike 10% in May
Prices of specialty DRAM are set to rise another 10% in May, with a prospect that shortages of the niche memory chips could worsen in the third quarter of 2013, according to industry...
Wednesday 20 February 2013
Etron to hit 10 million USB 3.0 flash drive controller milestone in 2013
Etron Technology is expected to see its cumulative shipments of USB 3.0 flash drive controllers surpass 10 million units in 2013, up significantly from the current one million units...
Tuesday 22 January 2013
Nanya says 12-inch fab capacity for fabless customers sufficient
Nanya Technology is confident that it will have enough capacity for its IC design customers, according to company president Charles Kau.
Friday 18 January 2013
Powerchip likely to keep P3 fab
High-level executives at Powerchip Technology and several Taiwan-based niche-market memory suppliers together visited Taiwan's Industrial Development Bureau (IDB) under the Ministry...
Monday 17 December 2012
USB 3.0 chipmakers push into USB hub business
As Intel started natively supporting USB 3.0 technology with its Ivy Bridge platform, third-party chipmakers including Renesas Electronics, ASMedia, Etron Technology and VIA Labs...
Wednesday 7 November 2012
Etron to swing back to profitability in 2Q13
Etron Technology is expected to enjoy robust growth in shipments of USB 3.0 flash device controllers in 2013, which will help the company swing back to profitability, according to...
Wednesday 18 July 2012
USB 3.0 host controller IC demand expected to maintain until end of 2012
As Ivy Bridge launched by Intel in April 2012 supports USB 3.0, designer of third-party USB 3.0 host controller ICs were originally expected to gradually withdraw from the market...
Friday 22 June 2012
Etron expands USB host controllers for non-PC applications
Etron Technology has expanded its USB 3.0 host IC offerings for non-PC applications such as network attacked storage (NAS) devices, routers and docking devices, according to the co...
Tuesday 5 June 2012
Etron offers low-cost USB 3.0 flash drive controller
IC design house Etron Technology has launched EV166T, a single-channel TLC (triple-level cell)-supporting USB 3.0 flash drive controller IC that costs only US$0.50 more than a comparable...
Monday 23 April 2012
Etron Technology IC products give 'thumbs up' to 'eye-brain-nerve convergence'; move towards new era of 3D ICs
As the age of the "experience economy" approaches, semiconductor products that support everything from cloud computing to digital convergence are particularly important...
Monday 2 April 2012
Etron shipping USB 3.0 flash drive controllers
Etron Technology has started shipping the company's in-house developed 2- and 4-channel USB flash drive controller chips, and its single-channel ones are currently sampling with customers,...