Thursday 22 February 2024
SKT, MediaTek, Nota AI's data transmission breakthrough promises phone battery for days
South Korean SK Telecom (SKT), MediaTek, and Nota AI want to keep your phone charged for longer.
Thursday 22 February 2024
Smartphone companies accelerate SoC purchases
According to sources at IC design houses, mobile phone manufacturers, such as Samsung Electronics, are reportedly increasing their SoC procurements to build up inventory as the AI...
Thursday 22 February 2024
MediaTek puts focus on satellite, 6G, and GenAI
MediaTek will showcase chip products focusing on satellite communications, 6G, and generative AI (GenAI) at the upcoming Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona, Spain.
Wednesday 21 February 2024
Chinese vendors committed to developing AI-capable smartphones
Major Chinese mobile phone manufacturers have announced adjustments to their AI strategies, committing to developing AI-capable smartphones, according to industry sources.
Wednesday 21 February 2024
Major IC design houses respond differently to ASIC demand
Taiwan's top three IC design firms, MediaTek, Novatek Microelectronics, and Realtek Semiconductor, have vast IP core portfolios to deliver customized chip services. However, with...
Thursday 15 February 2024
AP shipments to Chinese smartphone brands unpleasant in 4Q23, but to stay flat in 1Q24, says DIGITIMES Research
DIGITIMES Research's findings show that application processor (AP) shipments for Chinese smartphones were sluggish during the traditional peak season in fourth-quarter 2023, with...
Thursday 15 February 2024
MediaTek and Realtek post revenue increases in January
IC design houses MediaTek and Realtek Semiconductor reported sequential increases in January revenue of 1.9% and 26.7%, respectively, defying seasonal patterns.
Wednesday 14 February 2024
In the AI-powered ecosystem wars, IC is king-maker
Cutting through the noise generated by the rise of AI, IC design firms are still the main drivers of core-related technologies.
Tuesday 6 February 2024
China smartphone AP shipments, 4Q 2023


Tuesday 6 February 2024
MediaTek's share in Chinese smartphone AP shipments continues to increase in 1Q24
According to the survey and analysis by DIGITIMES Research, the shipment volume of Chinese smartphone AP in the fourth quarter of 2023 saw a quarter-on-quarter decrease of nearly...
Monday 5 February 2024
Apple showing signs of weakness in Chinese market; MediaTek and Qualcomm begin counterattack
In Apple's latest financial report, a decline in sales in the Chinese market has received attention. This has confirmed previous concerns that Apple, after years of smooth sailing...
Friday 2 February 2024
AI in flagship smartphones to drive momentum in 2024, say MediaTek and Qualcomm
Mobile SoC powerhouses MediaTek and Qualcomm issued their latest financial reports and forecasts this week. Both companies reported stellar shipment volumes as they rode the Android...
Thursday 1 February 2024
MediaTek eyeing bigger presence in flagship smartphone SoC
IC design house MediaTek is aiming for a larger share of the flagship smartphone SoC market and remains optimistic about various edge AI applications centered on AI phones.
Wednesday 31 January 2024
MediaTek breaks ground for new office building in Hsinchu
On January 30, MediaTek broke ground for a new office building in Hsinchu, northern Taiwan.
Wednesday 31 January 2024
MediaTek and Qualcomm to issue financial reports, AI smartphone competition intensifies
Arch-rivals MediaTek and Qualcomm are scheduled this week to release financial reports for the fourth quarter of 2023 and offer their insights on the market in 2024. Since the first...