Wednesday 20 March 2013
Samsung Galaxy S4 carries US$236 bill of materials, IHS teardown reveals
The HSPA+ version of Samsung Electronics' Galaxy S4 smartphone carries a US$236 bill of materials (BOM), up significantly from the Galaxy S3, due to major upgrades in the display,...
Wednesday 13 March 2013
DRAM content growth in PCs slows, says IHS
The steady increase in PC capabilities that has justified the upgrade cycle and fueled the long-term growth of the PC market is undergoing a historical deceleration, as evidenced...
Monday 25 February 2013
Global NOR flash market to continue slide, says IHS
After a decline in 2012, the NOR flash memory market is set to shrink again in 2013 and 2014 as more segments of the handset market eschew the device in favor of alternative NAND...
Friday 22 February 2013
Qualcomm, Samsung claim top-2 spots in mobile handset IC market in 2012, says IHS
Qualcomm and Samsung Electronics capitalized on rapidly shifting market conditions to claim the top-two spots of the mobile handset core integrated circuit (IC) business in 2012,...
Friday 22 February 2013
PV inverter after-sales service market to double by 2017, says IHS
The market for photovoltaic (PV) inverter service plans and extended warranties is forecast to grow by 110% between 2012-2017, according to IHS. Despite PV inverter hardware profit...
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 6 February 2013
Global 2012 NAND flash market contracts as ultrabooks disappoint, says IHS
Global NAND flash memory market revenues fell 7% in 2012 as disappointing ultrabook sales negated the impact of surging demand from Apple for its iPhone line, according to IHS iSup...
Tuesday 29 January 2013
Solar industry to enjoy robust installation growth in 2013, but revenue dip poses challenges for companies, says IHS
Global solar installations will rise this year in a continuing pattern of solid growth, but the industry will nonetheless suffer a decline in overall revenue due to lower volume growth...
Tuesday 29 January 2013
Chip inventory at semiconductor suppliers reaches worrisome high, says IHS
Chip inventory held by semiconductor suppliers reached alarmingly high levels in the third quarter of 2012 amid weak market conditions, according to IHS iSuppli.
Friday 18 January 2013
Vehicle LCD shipments to soar 89% in four years, says IHS
Global shipments of vehicle LCD will nearly double from 2012 to 2016, partly propelled by a US mandate on rear-view cameras that will result in expanding use in both mid-range and...
Friday 4 January 2013
Helium-filled hard drives could lift Western Digital above competition in enterprise market, says IHS
Western Digital's upcoming line of high-efficiency and super-capacity helium-filled hard disk drives (HDD) could elevate the company to the top of the enterprise HDD space, according...
Wednesday 19 December 2012
Solar trade wars will rage on in 2013, says IHS
According to IHS, the global solar market will achieve double-digit installation growth in 2013, but market revenue will fall to US$75 billion. Industry revenues-measured as system...
Friday 7 December 2012
Power management IC market to contract in 2012, says IHS
The market for power management semiconductors crucial to energy savings in a wide range of devices now is predicted to decline by 6% in 2012, due mostly to pronounced softness in...
Wednesday 5 December 2012
Qualcomm rides wireless wave to take third place in 2012 semiconductor market, IHS says
In a miserable 2012 semiconductor market that will see revenue declines at seven of the world's Top 10 semiconductor suppliers, Qualcomm is standing out, with a double-digit increase...
Tuesday 4 December 2012
Semiconductor market to decline 2.3% in 2012, says IHS
Amid increasingly weak economic conditions that are depressing consumer and business spending on electronics, IHS is downgrading its forecast for the global semiconductor market in...
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