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...
Monday 15 January 2024
CES 2024: Competition between MediaTek and Qualcomm extends from products to ecosystems
The scale of CES 2024 has further expanded compared to the past, with Qualcomm and MediaTek showcasing their full range of technological solutions. The two firms had different end...
Friday 12 January 2024
Qualcomm expands presence of smart cockpit SoCs in Chinese EV supply chain
Qualcomm is expanding its dominant position in the smart cockpit SoC market, with its latest fourth-generation Snapdragon 8295 chip already being used in several Chinese electric...
Friday 12 January 2024
AI and ecosystems ubiquitous at CES 2024, says MediaTek's David Ku
Despite the slow recovery in the consumer electronics market, the electronics industry continues to see rising demand in developing the Wi-Fi 7 (802.11be) standard with Taiwan-based...
Friday 12 January 2024
Mobile phone IC shipments slowing down to begin 2024
Mobile phone IC shipments have already passed through the seasonal peak and are slowing down, according to sources at Taiwan-based IC design houses.
Thursday 11 January 2024
MediaTek posts increased December revenue
Mega sales of MediaTek handset SoC Dimensity 9300 see the IC design company's revenue peak in December 2023.
Wednesday 10 January 2024
Oppo ditches chip design project, but retains Zeku architecture crew
In the era of artificial intelligence (AI), major cloud computing companies, including Google, Microsoft, Amazon, etc., are competing to invest in in-house chip design capability.
Tuesday 9 January 2024
Competition in XR device processor market to intensify between MediaTek, Qualcomm
MediaTek, with its Taiwanese industry ecosystem, is poised to expand its competition with Qualcomm in the extended reality (XR) device processor market, which includes virtual reality...
Friday 5 January 2024
Competition for flagship smartphone SoCs to intensify in 2024
The competition for flagship mobile phone SoCs is becoming more intense and will further escalate in 2024, coinciding with the start of the AI mobile phone boom, according to market...
Thursday 4 January 2024
Huawei gaining midrange smartphone market share
Industry sources noted that Huawei has started growing its market share in the midrange smartphone segment, posing a threat to its Chinese competitors, as well as IC design company...
Friday 29 December 2023
MediaTek's All Big Core to dominate flagship mobile SoCs, as on-device GenAI takes hold
As smartphone brands and mobile SoC makers turn their attention to on-device generative AI, Chinese smartphone brands have been either teaming up with large language model (LLM) suppliers...
Thursday 28 December 2023
Taiwan IC design houses to target diverse AI applications at CES 2024
As semiconductor companies gear up for CES 2024, Taiwanese IC design companies of all sizes, including major companies such as MediaTek, Realtek Semiconductor, and Himax Technologies,...
Wednesday 27 December 2023
MediaTek CEO reiterates TSMC as a 3nm foundry partner
TSMC has scaled up its 3nm production output since the second half of 2023, thanks to the adoption of key customer Apple, and more customers will join and ramp up 3nm production in...
Wednesday 27 December 2023
MediaTek has become a 'system' company rather than a mere IC design house, says CEO
MediaTek is evolving into more than just an IC design house, according to company vice chairman Rick Tsai.