Monday 26 February 2024
Why Kioxia is warming up to SK Hynix for WD merger talks
The memory market has rebounded from the previous trough, led by NAND Flash's multi-fold price surge. However, the NAND business of many integrated device manufacturers (IDMs) is...
Friday 23 February 2024
Samsung NAND production reduction still at 50% despite price rises
Following the rising prices in NAND Flash, Samsung Electronics maintains a conservative approach to its production strategy. Industry experts believe that the current price increase...
Tuesday 20 February 2024
Samsung reportedly forms research team for SSD solutions in India
As NAND Flash demand is expected to recover in 2024, Samsung Electronics has reportedly established a dedicated R&D team for SSD in India to expand its presence and maintain leadership...
Monday 19 February 2024
Kioxia reportedly proposes cooperation with SK Hynix to restart merger with WD
According to reports, Japanese NAND Flash manufacturer Kioxia has proposed production cooperation with South Korean memory factory SK Hynix.
Monday 19 February 2024
Memory industry awaits Q2 signals of price direction for 2H24
The memory industry has rebounded from the price trough. Although the long Lunar New Year holiday affected customers' willingness to have goods shipped earlier, and the global economy...
Monday 19 February 2024
Kioxia's losses widen as lack of HBM products takes toll
Japanese NAND flash memory maker Kioxia has reported a significant net loss of JPY254 billion (approximately US$1.7 billion) in the first three quarters of fiscal year 2023 (April...
Wednesday 7 February 2024
Japan lavishes billions on Kioxia, Western Digital's NAND factories
Japan has announced billions in subsidies for NAND manufacturing investments in the country.
Wednesday 7 February 2024
Winbond plans transition to 16nm DRAM process
Winbond Electronics has kicked off mass production of specialty DRAM memory using 20nm process technology, with plans to transition to a newer 16nm process, according to the Taiwan-based...
Friday 2 February 2024
Memory chip prices to continue rally after Lunar New Year
Spot prices for DRAM and NAND flash memory are likely to extend their surge following the Lunar New Year, thanks to chipmakers' ongoing output cutback measures, according to industry...
Thursday 1 February 2024
Samsung upgrades SSD to give NAND a lift in price recovery
Samsung Electronics recently launched a new high-performance solid state disk (SSD) in a bid to stabilize the NAND Flash market.
Thursday 1 February 2024
Samsung's 3D DRAM R&D team sets foot in Silicon Valley
Samsung Electronics has set up a new memory research and development (R&D) organization to advance 3D DRAM technologies and secure competitiveness through technology differenti...
Wednesday 31 January 2024
SK Hynix posts 47.5% YoY revenue growth for 4Q23
SK Hynix broadcasted a stellar fourth quarter 2023 performance showing major successes in high-bandwidth memory (HBM) and DDR5.
Tuesday 30 January 2024
512Gb flash wafer price expected to turn profitable in 2Q24
As major memory manufacturers controlled production, market prices have continued to rise over the past six months. Due to low utilization rates at brand manufacturers, industry experts...
Wednesday 24 January 2024
Adata sees low-priced inventory boost profitability in 4Q23
Memory module maker Adata Technology had previously stockpiled chips at low costs, which boosted its profit performance in the fourth quarter of 2023, according to the Taiwan-based...
Tuesday 23 January 2024
CXMT and YMTC to step up development pace
ChangXin Memory Technologies (CXMT) and Yangtze Memory Technologies (YMTC), the former specializing in DRAM memory and the latter in NAND flash chips, have accelerated their development...
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