Monday 25 September 2023
Made-in-China quality not good enough? Huawei buying up IDM memory products
After being sanctioned by the US in 2020, Huawei has never stopped using DRAM and NAND Flash products from integrated device manufacturers (IDMs) such as Samsung Electronics, SK Hynix,...
Monday 25 September 2023
Taiwan USB interface suppliers concerned more about Type-C adoption in notebooks than iPhones
The iPhone 15 series has officially adopted the USB Type-C interface in compliance with EU policies, which is widely believed to benefit Taiwan's high-speed transmission interface...
Friday 22 September 2023
China smartphone AP shipments rise sequentially in 2Q23 and 3Q23, says DIGITIMES Research
Second-quarter 2023 smartphone application processor (AP) shipments to China-based brand vendors amounted to 132 million units, growing 10% from the prior quarter but plunging 33.4%...
Thursday 21 September 2023
New iPhones may spur MCU demand for wireless charging
With Apple's latest iPhone 15 models supporting the Qi2 wireless charging standard, MCU manufacturers in Taiwan see a potential surge in demand as the new phones ship in late 2023.
Wednesday 20 September 2023
Huawei steps up NAND flash procurement, say sources
Huawei has stepped up its NAND flash chip procurement for its smartphones, driving up the memory prices recently, according to industry sources.
Tuesday 19 September 2023
Huawei chairman's cool-headedness a sharp contrast to overheated consumer zeal in China
At a time when Huawei's breakout Kirin 9000S processor is widely celebrated in China, Huawei's rotating chairman, Xu Zhijun, admitted at the 2023 World Computing Congress that Huawei...
Friday 15 September 2023
Xiaomi supplier to open factory near Delhi as Chinese firms are prodded to 'Make in India'
Xiaomi Inc. supplier Dixon Technologies India Ltd. is set to open a massive new factory on the outskirts of New Delhi, as India pushes Chinese tech firms to use local assembly part...
Thursday 14 September 2023
Taiwan's ICT supply chain firms get ready for carbon neutrality as Apple Watch hits target
At the Apple Event 2023, the new Apple Watch product line was unveiled as the first-ever carbon-neutral product of the US consumer electronics giant and became one of the spotlights...
Thursday 14 September 2023
ASE, USI manufacture S9 SiP for new Apple Watch
The new S9 system-in-package (SiP) that powers the just-unveiled Apple Watch is manufactured by Advanced Semiconductor Engineering (ASE) and Universal Scientific Industrial (USI),...
Thursday 14 September 2023
New iPhone processor an important step in commercializing 3nm process
The new iPhone processor, A17 Pro, represents a significant step forward in the commercialization of 3nm chip manufacturing technology, according to industry observers.
Tuesday 12 September 2023
Huawei supply chain in spotlight as it seeks to re-enter global market
On August 29th, Huawei unexpectedly launched the Mate 60 Pro, which has attracted widespread attention over the past 10 days. However, concerns have arisen due to challenges related...
Tuesday 12 September 2023
Will Taiwan IC design houses gain from China iPhone ban?
The extent and impact of China's prohibition on the use of iPhones in the public sector remain unclear. It will certainly negatively impact iPhone sales in China, but Taiwanese IC...
Monday 11 September 2023
Weekly news roundup: ASML CEO warns against compelling China to be innovative and other top stories
These are the most-read stories on the DIGITIMES Asia website during the week of September 4–8:
Friday 8 September 2023
Qualcomm may be most affected by Huawei-SMIC collaboration, says DIGITIMES Research
If Huawei can revive its handset business by rolling out more 5G and other handset-related chips with support from SMIC's 14nm and 7nm manufacturing capability, Qualcomm and MediaTek...
Wednesday 6 September 2023
Huawei Mate 60 Pro and Mate X shows growth potential in the industry
In a market somewhat bereft of high-growth segments, foldable smartphones have emerged as the singular bright spot. Huawei's Mate 60 Pro, featuring 5G, has ignited a surge in sales,...
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