1713 news items tagged mobile
Samsung reveals foldable smartphoneThursday 21 February 2019
Samsung Electronics has unveiled the Galaxy Fold featuring a 7.3-inch Infinity Flex Display, which folds into a compact device with a cover display.
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...
VPEC reportedly enters supply chain for Samsung mobile devicesWednesday 13 February 2019
Epitaxial wafer supplier Visual Photonics Epitaxy Company (VPEC) has entered the supply chain for Samsung's new mobile devices featuring biometric technology slated for launch in...
Taiwan Mobile appoints new presidentFriday 1 February 2019
Taiwan Mobile has named Jamie Lin, co-founder of AppWorks Venture, as its new president, with the appointment to take effect on April 1.
MSI debuts PS63 ModernTuesday 29 January 2019
MSI has collaborated with Discovery Channel to complement the exploratory courage. Unveiled during CES 2019 in Las Vegas, the PS63 Modern has caught lots of attention with its streamlined,...
Taiwan Mobile, Nokia jointly demonstrate 5G equipment and applicationsTuesday 29 January 2019
Taiwan Mobile has recently teamed up with Nokia to demonstrate "real 5G" equipment and VR/AR applications and carry out relevant 5G connection tests, seeking to jointly develop 5G,...
SK Hynix posts revenue and profit decreases in 4Q18Thursday 24 January 2019
SK Hynix saw its revenues and profits hit record-high levels for the second consecutive year in 2018, but revenues and profits started showing weakness in the fourth quarter.
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.
Taiwan Mobile cooperates with Asus Cloud for cloud storage business, says paperFriday 18 January 2019
Taiwan Mobile has announced to partner with Asus Cloud, a cloud computing service affiliate of Asustek Computer, to offer storage cloud services to Taiwan's small- to medium-size...
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...
Demand for 7nm fabrication to surge when 5G chips become availableFriday 18 January 2019
More mobile SoC suppliers are expected to start sampling their 5G-capable solutions at the end of 2019, which will spur further demand for 7nm fabrication processes at foundries,...
LINE Pay top mobile e-payment service provider in Taiwan in 2018, says MICTuesday 15 January 2019
LINE Pay was the largest mobile e-payment service provider in Taiwan in 2018 with a 22.3% market share, according to Market Intelligence & Consulting Institute (MIC).
FCCL firm Taiflex reports lackluster sales for DecemberWednesday 9 January 2019
Taiwan-based Taiflex Scientific, which supplies flexible copper-clad laminates (FCCL) and PV module backsheets, has announced lackluster sales for December due to decreased demand...
Chipmakers keen to roll out NPU-based AI mobile SoCsThursday 3 January 2019
Discrete NPU (neural processing unit) is increasingly incorporated by chipmakers including Huawei HiSilicon, Qualcomm and MediaTek into their mobile chip solutions to execute AI computing...
Conservative attitude weakens MediaTek presence in high-end mobile chip marketFriday 28 December 2018
Taiwan-based IC designer MediaTek has repeatedly outperformed most peers in the development of mobile chip solutions, but its long conservative practice of offering higher-end solutions...
Micron goes on hiring spree in TaiwanThursday 27 December 2018
Micron Technology is looking to hire 1,000 more employees in Taiwan in 2019, boosting its local team to as many as 8,000 people by the end of the year.
DRAM remains best-growing IC in 2018 but outlook dims for 2019, says IC InsightsMonday 17 December 2018
The DRAM market is set to remain the fastest-growing IC product segment in 2018, according to IC Insights. The market is forecast to increase 39% in 2018 following a 77% surge in...
Micron delivers monolithic 12Gb LPDDR4X DRAM for new MediaTek mobile SoCFriday 14 December 2018
Micron Technology has announced that its monolithic 12Gb low-power double data rate 4X (LPDDR4X) DRAM has been validated for use in MediaTek's new Helio P90 smartphone platform reference...
MediaTek to see revenues rebound in DecemberThursday 13 December 2018
MediaTek has reiterated its sales guidance for the fourth quarter of 2018 indicating revenues for December are set to bounce back to the NT$20 billion (US$649.4 million) level.
MediaTek revenues fall to 9-month low in NovemberTuesday 11 December 2018
MediaTek has reported November consolidated revenues fell 10.4% sequentially to a nine-month low of NT$18.67 billion (US$604.2 million). Consolidated sales for the first 11 months...
HTC gearing up for blockchain phones, 5G mobile hubsFriday 7 December 2018
HTC is striving to make a turnaround in 2019 by accelerating its development of blockchain-focused smartphones and new mobile products for the upcoming 5G era, according to industry...
DRAM ASPs to fall over 10% in 1Q19, says DRAMeXchangeWednesday 5 December 2018
DRAM ASPs are forecast to fall over 10% in the first quarter of 2019 after registering a 7-10% sequential decrease in the fourth quarter, according to DRAMeXchange.
Qualcomm intros 7nm, 5G-ready chipWednesday 5 December 2018
Qualcomm has unveiled its Snapdragon 855 mobile platform to enable commercial 5G networks and mobile devices in early 2019.
New product launches drive double-digit growth in wearable market, says IDCTuesday 4 December 2018
Global shipments of wearable devices reached 32 million units in the third quarter of 2018, up 21.7% from the previous year, according to IDC.
Worldwide semiconductor revenue hits record US$129.8 billion in 3Q18, says IHSFriday 30 November 2018
The global semiconductor industry revenue grew 7.4% sequentially in the third quarter of 2018, reaching a record US$129.8 billion, according to IHS Markit. Semiconductor growth occurred...