Wednesday 10 April 2024
IC backend houses post revenue increases in 1Q24
In the first quarter of 2024, Taiwan-based IC backend houses King Yuan Electronics (KYEC), Greatek Electronics, and Sigurd Microelectronics saw revenue gains of 5.8%, 15.1%, and 15.4%,...
Monday 1 April 2024
AI will help OSAT players turn the corner, but what about electricity price hikes?
As we enter the second quarter, AI remains a focal point in the market. Nvidia, AMD, and Intel have successively released high-end chips, and with the gradual recovery of consumer...
Monday 25 March 2024
IC packaging and testing suppliers coping with electricity price hike
The Taiwanese government decided to raise electricity prices by an average of about 10% starting in April, with industrial electricity prices up by nearly 14%, the third consecutive...
Thursday 7 March 2024
Backend houses gearing up for AI chip boom
The arrival of the Artificial Intelligence (AI) age has underscored the increasing importance of semiconductor packaging and testing, with makers stepping up efforts to expand advanced...
Wednesday 6 March 2024
KYEC upbeat about AI, HPC chip demand
According to King Yuan Electronics (KYEC), the IC testing specialist is bullish about the AI and HPC chip market. The company anticipates an increase in testing volume in the second...
Wednesday 13 December 2023
ASE, KYEC look to AI chips for 2024 growth
OSATs may see inventory adjustments last into the first half of 2024, longer than other semiconductor sectors, but demand for AI chips will fuel their growth next year, according...
Thursday 9 November 2023
KYEC to see sales return to growth in 2024
King Yuan Electronics (KYEC) will see its revenue return to growth next year, boosted by high demand for AI chips as well as a recovery in demand for automotive, handset, and other...
Tuesday 17 October 2023
Nvidia B100 high-end test to begin in 2H24, benefiting OSAT players
AI server supply chain sources reveal that companies such as Foxconn subsidiary Ingrasys are currently experiencing an excessive amount of orders. Their factory workers are working...
Friday 13 October 2023
Android smartphone makers begin to restock their chip inventories
Android smartphone makers have recently resumed stockpiling, primarily of old-generation chips from first-tier SoC suppliers such as MediaTek, according to industry sources.
Thursday 12 October 2023
OSATs to see AI chip demand fuel growth in 2024
Although major Taiwan-based OSATs experienced a decline in total revenue for 2023 through September, market sources state that they are gearing up for an anticipated rise in demand...
Wednesday 13 September 2023
IC backend houses to see demand recovery in 2024
Taiwan-based IC backend houses have witnessed an improvement in their sales performance during the third quarter. However, it is anticipated that a significant rebound in demand may...
Friday 25 August 2023
ASE, KYEC brace for revenue decreases in 2023
OSATs ASE Technology and King Yuan Electronics (KYEC), both of which reportedly are in the supply chain for Nvidia's AI chips, are likely to experience revenue declines in 2023 despite...
Thursday 3 August 2023
IC testing houses see slight pick-up in fab utilization
IC testing houses Ardentec, King Yuan Electronics (KYEC) and Sigurd Microelectronics have all seen their fab utilization rates pick up slightly in the third quarter, despite the gloomy...
Tuesday 18 July 2023
Edge AI chips to increasingly adopt 3nm process
Edge AI chips will increasingly be fabricated on 3nm technology, prompting testing firms, such as King Yuan Electronics (KYEC) and Winstek Semiconductor, to boost their deployments...
Thursday 13 July 2023
KYEC sees robust testing demand for HPC processors but handset SoC sluggish
Testing house King Yuan Electronics (KYEC) continues to see sluggish demand for handset SoCs, despite robust demand for HPC processors, according to industry sources.
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Global smartphone shipments hit 2023 peak in 4Q23, but decelerate in 1Q24 due to seasonality, says DIGITIMES Research
Meet the analyst: Operating system in AI era will be king, says DIGITIMES Research
Taiwan server industry experiences decline in 2023 revenues and shipments; poised to see growth in 2024, says DIGITIMES Research