1927 news items tagged mobile
Circles.Life expanding mobile services in TaiwanThursday 14 May 2020
Having made its debut in the Taiwan market in mid-2019, Singapore-based digital-based telecom service provider Circles.Life is ready to offer new mobile tariff plans and new services...
TSMC intros new-gen IPD technology for 5G mobile devicesWednesday 13 May 2020
TSMC's in-house developed wafer-level integrated passive device (IPD) technology has been advanced to a new generation, which will be ready for high volume manufacturing this year,...
MediaTek unveils Helio G85 for gamingThursday 7 May 2020
MediaTek has unveiled its Helio G85 mobile gaming-focused chipset. The newest addition to the Gaming G Series family packs a 1GHz GPU and HyperEngine enhancements to enable gaming...
Samsung to spend big on EUV fab tools in 2020Thursday 30 April 2020
Samsung Electronics is gearing up for mass production of 5nm chips later this year to further enhance its FinFET process offerings that leverage extreme ultraviolet (EUV) technolog...
TSMC lands additional InFO packaging orders from NephosWednesday 29 April 2020
TSMC has landed additional InFO (integrated fan-out) packaging orders requiring short lead times from MediaTek's Nephos, according to industry sources.
Delayed lifting tool delivery reportedly to affect TSMC advanced process capacity installationWednesday 22 April 2020
TSMC has seen the installation of its advanced 3nm and 5nm process capacity disrupted by lifting equipment delivery delays, according to sources familiar with the matter.
TSMC 3nm process development remains on trackFriday 17 April 2020
TSMC has disclosed that its 3nm technology development remains on track, with risk production scheduled for 2021 followed by volume production in the second half of 2022.
IC inspection labs enjoy ramp-up in orders for serving HPC chipsWednesday 15 April 2020
Taiwan's IC testing and certification service labs have seen orders from the non-Apple camp ramp up drastically for inspecting and analyzing HPC chips demanding advanced-node manufacturing,...
Gaming monitor market sees more competitions from first-tier brandsFriday 10 April 2020
Asustek Computer used to dominate the gaming monitor market prior to 2019, but it has now seen strong competition from Samsung Electronics and Acer, according to sources from the...
MediaTek, Samsung eyeing 5G mobile chip orders from HuaweiWednesday 8 April 2020
MediaTek and Samsung Electronics are both vying for mid-range and entry-level 5G smartphone chips from Huawei, which intends to further reduce its dependence on Qualcomm this year,...
IC inspector Sporton to see double-digit sales growth in 2020Wednesday 25 March 2020
Mobile device testing and certification service company Sporton International expects to enjoy a double-digit revenue increase in 2020 thanks to strong demand for 5G and Wi-Fi 6 device...
Prospects of SaaS: Q&A with Kdan CEO Kenny SuTuesday 24 March 2020
Demand for software as a service (SaaS) has been on the rise, highlighted recently by needs for remote working in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak, which has prompted more firms...
5G chip vendors mulling price cutsMonday 23 March 2020
Despite the coronavirus pandemic, market watchers remain upbeat about the market for 5G mobile chips in 2020. Nevertheless, major chip suppliers have been mulling reducing prices...
Samsung begins mass production of 512GB eUFS memory for smartphonesThursday 19 March 2020
Samsung Electronics has announced mass production of what the company claims is the fastest storage for flagship smartphones.
DRAM vendors enhance LPDDR5 offeringsThursday 12 March 2020
Memory vendors have enhanced their LPDDR5 mobile DRAM offerings to include those for midrange 5G-capable smartphones.
TSMC to kick off 5nm chip production in AprilWednesday 11 March 2020
TSMC is set to kick off volume production of chips built using 5nm process technology in April, and has already seen the process capacity fully booked by clients, according to industry...
Global smartphone sales fall slightly in 4Q19, says GartnerWednesday 4 March 2020
Global sales of smartphones to end users contracted 0.4% on year in the fourth quarter of 2019, according to Gartner. Full-year 2019 smartphone sales declined by 1.0%.
Mobile devices shipments to plunge in wake of outbreak, says Digitimes ResearchMonday 2 March 2020
The coronavirus outbreak has derailed production and consumer demand in China - the biggest manufacturing base for mobile devices and one of the biggest markets for them.
LG unveils V60 dual-screen phoneMonday 2 March 2020
LG Electronics has introduced the V60 ThinQ dual-screen smartphone featuring 5G connectivity, upgraded audio, video and photo capabilities and updated software experiences.
Coronavirus impact special report: Mobile devicesThursday 27 February 2020
Global notebook unit shipments for the first quarter of 2020 are estimated to experience a sharp sequential fall of 29-36% than the 17% projected earlier, as severe labor and components...
Global tablet market (outbreak updates) – 4Q 2019Thursday 27 February 2020
The tablet sector is witnessing better capacity recovery than the notebook and handset sectors.
GF, GlobalWafers sign deal for 300mm SOI wafersWednesday 26 February 2020
Specialty foundry Globalfoundries and GlobalWafers, among the world's top-3 silicon wafer producer, have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to develop a long-term supply agreement...
Samsung begins mass production at new EUV manufacturing lineMonday 24 February 2020
Samsung Electronics has announced that its new cutting-edge semiconductor fabrication line in Hwaseong, Korea has begun mass production.
Sporton to see 2020 revenues grow on testing 5G applicationsFriday 21 February 2020
Mobile device testing and certification service company Sporton International is expected to regain its revenue growth momentum in 2020 from growing 5G applications after experiencing...
Demand for AMD 7nm EUV processors remains strongFriday 21 February 2020
Demand for AMD's new 7nm EUV processors remains robust, with development projects for the chips commenced by PC, motherboard and graphics card makers this year set to be 10-20% higher...