Thursday 25 January 2024
Panasonic's aviation-grade automotive Gyro Sensor to tame the road
Panasonic Industry showcased its automotive Gyro Sensor CES 2024.
Friday 31 July 2020
ASE reportedly grabs major SiP orders for new Apple Watch
ASE Technology has obtained major backend orders for Apple Watch 6 slated for launch later this year, according to industry sources.
Thursday 2 July 2020
PixArt Imaging supplying diverse sensors for latest Lego toy robots
Taiwan's niche-type IC designer PixArt Imaging has tapped into the supply chain of Lego's third-generation Mindstorms robots for kids with diverse optical and MEMS sensors, according...
Friday 22 September 2017
LPWAN ideal for managing spacious cattle farms, green houses
The global animal husbandry industry is growing in economy of scale, but in the vast natural pasturelands, operators would see a certain risk of assets loss if they lack precision...
Friday 20 November 2015
Kionix announces 6-axis accel-gyro combo sensors
Kionix has announced the mass production of its KXG03 6-axis accelerometer-gyroscope combo and the unveiling of two new flagship 6-axis accel-gyro combos: the KXG07 and the KXG08.
Thursday 30 July 2015
Hua Hong Semiconductor, QST announce 3-axis gyroscope SoC
Hua Hong Semiconductor, a pure-play 200mm foundry, and Shanghai Quality Sensor Technology (QST) have jointly announced what they claim is the first 3-axis gyroscope SoC developed...
Thursday 28 November 2013
China MEMS eyes double-digit growth by year-end 2013, says IHS
A robust microelectromechanical systems (MEMS) market in China will end the year with a 19% increase from 2012, replicating vibrant growth for the second year in a row as MEMS usage...
Tuesday 20 August 2013
KYEC lands MEMS gyroscope testing orders
IC testing services provider King Yuan Electronics (KYEC) has landed orders for MEMS gyroscopes from a US-based vendor, with initial orders focusing on tri-axis gyroscopes, and 6-axis...
Friday 16 August 2013
MEMS vendors gear up for growing demand for portable devices
STMicroelectronics, Bosch and InvenSense are gearing up to meet the demand from new Windows 8 devices, as well as tablets and smartphones slated for release in the second half of...
Tuesday 5 March 2013
China market: Gyroscope shipments to grow over 30% in 2013, say MEMS makers
Shipments of gyroscopes in China are expected to expand over 30% in 2013 as more local smartphone vendors are adding the MEMS devices into their mid-range to high-end models amid...
Monday 18 February 2013
Smartphones and tablets drive continued double-digit growth in MEMS motion sensor market, says IHS
Smartphones and tablets continue to the prime movers of technology industries, with the two mobile platforms spurring a double-digit increase in the market for microelectromechanical...
Wednesday 21 November 2012
Kionix turning focus to gyros, sensor fusion
MEMS accelerometer specialist Kionix has expanded its product line to include gyroscopes, magnetometers, combo and sensor fusion solutions. Acknowledging huge demand for mobile device...
Monday 19 November 2012
Smartphones open door for consumer MEMS market
Accelerometers, gyroscopes and magnetometers are seeing growing adoption among smartphones, and demand for the MEMS sensors has risen substantially as the smartphone market expands...
Friday 28 September 2012
Ultrabooks spur massive growth in motion sensor sales, says IHS
Intel's initiative to promote new features like indoor navigation and augmented reality in ultrabooks will spur dramatic growth in the sales of motion sensors for the next-generation...
Friday 6 April 2012
STMicro increases leadership in 2011 consumer and mobile MEMS market, says IHS
Fueled by booming sales to Apple, STMicroelectronics in 2011 padded its leadership position in the global market for MEMS in consumer and mobile devices, according to IHS iSuppli.