1541 news items tagged MediaTek
Intel to start engineering projects for 5G modem chips in 2Q19, say sourcesFriday 15 March 2019
Intel is reportedly to begin working on engineering projects that will enable mass-production of 5G modem chips with its collaborative partners in the second quarter of 2019, according...
MediaTek February revenues slip to 1-year lowMonday 11 March 2019
MediaTek saw its February revenues fall to a 12-month low of NT$14.16 billion (US$458.2 million).
Qualcomm, MediaTek to expand R&D workforce in TaiwanFriday 8 March 2019
Qualcomm and MediaTek are both planning to hire more R&D personnel in Taiwan.
Global AP demand forecast, 2017-2022Thursday 7 March 2019
Amid bleak outlook for downstream vendors, uncertainties surrounding the US-China trade tension, factory relocation and exchange rate volatility, global smartphone application processor...
Most Taiwan IC designers may miss initial 5G opportunitiesThursday 7 March 2019
Despite 5G business opportunities set to bud in 2019 and start fermenting in 2020, most Taiwan IC designers may be marginalized in the 5G era as they can hardly afford heavy investment...
What makes Intel-Unisoc 5G partnership fall apartWednesday 6 March 2019
Intel has quietly ceased its 5G partnership with China's state-owned Unisoc, previously know as Unigroup Spreadtrum & RDA, amid ongoing trade tensions between the US and China.
Backend firms to gain from Xilinx tapping 5G FPGA chip marketWednesday 27 February 2019
Leading FPGA chip maker Xilinx is aggressively moving to tap into the market for chip solutions for 5G base stations, and the move is expected to increase orders by 15% for Taiwan-based...
Global tablet market – 4Q 2018Tuesday 26 February 2019
Total global tablet shipments came to 42.67 million units in fourth-quarter 2018, down 2.3% quarter-over-quarter and 7.2% year-over-year.
AgisTec fingerprint ID chip shipments to soar starting MarchMonday 25 February 2019
Taiwan IC designer Agis Technology is expected to see its shipments of capacitive fingerprint identification chips surge starting March, as the company is to fulfill orders from Samsung...
MediaTek reiterates target gross margin of 40% for 2019Friday 22 February 2019
MediaTek CEO Rick Tsai reiterated at a recent press event the company's gross margin target of 40% this year, and said the mobile SoC specialist is confident about the competitiveness...
China smartphone AP shipments – 4Q 2018Tuesday 19 February 2019
Smartphone application processor (AP) shipments to China in fourth-quarter 2018 declined 10% quarter over quarter with system manufacturers adjusting shipment targets downward.
MediaTek revenues fall to 11-month lowMonday 18 February 2019
IC design house MediaTek has reported consolidated revenues of NT$16.24 billion (US$527.1 million) for January 2019, down 24.1% sequentially and reaching the lowest in 11 months.
Huawei eyeing smartphone market crown in 2019Friday 15 February 2019
Huawei has set ambitious goals for its smartphone operations in 2019, aiming to unseat Samsung as the world's largest smartphone vendor, according to industry sources.
MediaTek to see revenues rebound in 2Q19Wednesday 13 February 2019
MediaTek is expected to see its second-quarter revenues rebound to over NT$60 billion (US$1.95 billion), thanks to mass shipments of its new Helio P90 and P35 mobile SoCs, as well...
MediaTek expects to post up to 20% revenue drop in 1Q19Thursday 31 January 2019
MediaTek expects to post a revenue decline of 12-20% sequentially in the first quarter of 2019, and flat or slight revenue growth in all of the year.
TSMC production affected by substandard chemicalTuesday 29 January 2019
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) has confirmed that yield rates were affected by certain substandard chemical used in the manufacturing process, following media reports...
Intel, MediaTek, Qualcomm dominating 5G modem chips supplyThursday 24 January 2019
While chipmakers and brand vendors of smartphones are striving to seek a preemptive presence in the segments of 5G IPs, patents and AP chips, the most critical 5G modem chip solutions...
5G moving out of lab for official kickoff in 2019, says MediaTek chairTuesday 22 January 2019
The next generation of mobile connectivity, 5G, is moving out of its testing stage and will take off in 2019, according to MediaTek chairman MK Tsai.
China vendors set pricing for initial 5G phonesMonday 21 January 2019
China's vendors are likely to adopt a pricing strategy selling their 5G smartphones at about CNY500 (US$74) more than their current price ranges to increase profitability in 2019,...
MediaTek expanding ASIC businessFriday 18 January 2019
Mobile SoC specialist MediaTek is pursuing new business growth from non-handset markets, and has been enhancing its custom ASIC offering and customer portfolio in the sector, according...
MediaTek eyes AI, auto, ASIC solutions as 2019 growth driversWednesday 16 January 2019
Taiwan chipmaker MediaTek is gearing up to expand its businesses in AI, automotive electronics and ASIC sectors, internally dubbed as the "3A" plan, seeking to reverse in 2019 its...
Worldwide semiconductor revenues grow 13% in 2018, says GartnerTuesday 15 January 2019
Worldwide semiconductor revenues totaled US$476.7 billion in 2018, a 13.4% increase from 2017, according to preliminary results by Gartner. Memory strengthened its position as the...
Chipmakers gearing up to develop 802.11ax chip solutionsFriday 11 January 2019
Qualcomm and MediaTek have both introduced their new 802.11ax chip solutions to support Wi-Fi 6 devices, seeking to secure a preemptive presence in both enterprise and household network...
MediaTek posts flat 2018 revenuesFriday 11 January 2019
MediaTek saw its consolidated revenues grow 14.6% sequentially in December, but revenues for all of 2018 slipped 0.1% on year to NT$238.06 billion (US$7.73 billion).
MediaTek intros Autus automotive platform at CESWednesday 9 January 2019
MediaTek is showcasing at CES 2019 its latest technology for its automotive chip brand Autus, which it says brings innovative solutions to the automotive industry in four major areas...