875 news items tagged NAND
Backend firm OSE sees utilization rate ramp upFriday 17 May 2019
Backend house Orient Semiconductor Electronics (OSE) has seen its capacity utilization rate for flash memory products climb above 80% recently, according to industry sources.
Chipmakers gearing up for transition to 90/96-layer 3D NAND process technologyWednesday 15 May 2019
Major memory chip vendors are on track to enter mass production of 90/96-layer 3D NAND products in the second half of 2019, according to industry observers.
SK Hynix ships samples of 96-layer 1Tb QLC 4D NANDThursday 9 May 2019
SK Hynix has delivered samples of new 1Tb quadruple-level cell (QLC) memory to major SSD controller companies, according to the company.
YMTC striving to sell own 3D NAND devicesTuesday 7 May 2019
Yangtze Memory Technologies (YMTC) is set to enter volume production of 64-layer 3D NAND flash memory chips by the end of 2019, and has been in talks with parent company Tsinghua...
NAND flash prices to continue downward trendTuesday 7 May 2019
NAND flash prices are showing no signs of rebounding despite optimism about demand recovery in the second half of 2019, according to industry sources.
Longsys to develop flash storage device utilizing China homegrown chipsTuesday 30 April 2019
Longsys Electronics has disclosed plans to develop what the company claims is "100% China-made" flash storage device, which will utilize NAND chips manufactured by Yangtze Memory...
Volatile DRAM and flash memory cycles weigh on IC market growth, says IC InsightsFriday 26 April 2019
The total memory market heavily influenced total IC market growth for the positive during the past two years but will likely have a very negative impact on total IC market growth...
SK Hynix to cut NAND flash output by over 10%Thursday 25 April 2019
SK Hynix will reduce its total NAND flash wafer production by more than 10% starting this year, as a result of the efforts to slow down its capacity expansion pace.
Macronix to see ROM shipments ramp upMonday 22 April 2019
With Nintendo's Switch reportedly to become available in China, Macronix International is expected to see its ROM chip shipments pick up later in 2019, according to industry source...
NAND flash price falls to slowFriday 19 April 2019
NAND flash prices are expected to fall less than 10% sequentially in the second quarter of 2019, and will likely stop falling later this year, according to industry sources.
Winbond, Macronix March revenues increaseTuesday 9 April 2019
Winbond Electronics and Macronix International have reported sequential increases in March consolidated revenues of nearly 14% and 8.8%, respectively.
Memory demand to pick up in 2H19, says Macronix chairmanMonday 1 April 2019
Memory market demand is expected to pick up in the second half of 2019, according to Miin Wu, chairman for flash memory and mask ROM chipmaker Macronix International.
YMTC 64-layer 3D NAND flash production may fuel further market consolidationTuesday 26 March 2019
China's Yangtze Memory Technology (YMTC) is set to kick off volume production of 64-layer 3D NAND flash chips by the end of 2019 as scheduled, despite prices for such memory products...
Memory module firm Team Group looks to revenue and profit growth in 2019Monday 25 March 2019
Taiwan-based memory module maker Team Group will be aggressively expanding sales of its high-margin gaming and industrial products to enhance further its profitability in 2019, according...
Micron to cut DRAM, NAND flash output 5%Thursday 21 March 2019
Micron Technology has unveiled plans to idle up to 5% of DRAM wafer starts and also reduce its total NAND flash wafer starts by 5% in 2019, while expressing caution about sales performance...
Falling NAND flash prices to drive SSD adoption in enterprise, datacenter appsThursday 21 March 2019
NAND flash prices continue to fall dragging down SSD prices further, which will be driving the adoption of SSDs in enterprise and datacenter applications, according to industry obs...
NAND flash prices to drop by up to 10% in 2Q19Wednesday 13 March 2019
NAND flash prices are expected to fall at a slower pace in the second quarter of 2019 than in previous quarters, according to industry sources.
Oversupply fears emerge in silicon wafer marketWednesday 13 March 2019
The silicon wafer market will likely become oversupplied later in the first quarter of 2019, and the situation may worsen in the following quarter, according to a report by Taiwan's...
DRAM contract prices continue downward trendTuesday 12 March 2019
DRAM memory contract prices have fallen further in March, and are expected to continue their downward trend through the second quarter indicating PC OEMs and other chip buyers continue...
Chipmakers to scale up 96-layer 3D NAND flash output in 2Q19Tuesday 5 March 2019
The global output of 96-layer 3D NAND flash memory is set to expand starting the second quarter of 2019, which may bring more variables to the market and prices this year, according...
Global 4Q18 NAND flash market posts 16.8% decrease, says DRAMeXchangeMonday 25 February 2019
Revenues of the global NAND flash industry declined 16.8% sequentially to US$14.16 billion in the fourth quarter of 2018, but still hit a record high of US$63.2 billion in the whole...
NAND flash prices likely to stop falling in 2Q19Tuesday 19 February 2019
NAND flash prices are likely to stop falling and begin to rise as early as the second quarter of 2019, thanks to a pick-up in replenishment demand from device vendors, according to...
China smartphone market and industry - 4Q 2018Tuesday 12 February 2019
China smartphone market experienced a sluggish fourth-quarter in 2018 amid a weakening economy, instead of strong domestic demand in the period - traditionally a high season.
China IC production to grow 15% through 2023, says IC InsightsMonday 11 February 2019
China-based IC production is forecast to exhibit a strong 2018-2023 CAGR of 15%, according to IC Insights. Considering that China-based IC production was only US$23.8 billion in 2018,...
NAND flash prices to fall at slower pace in 2H19, says Silicon MotionFriday 1 February 2019
NAND flash prices will continue falling in the second half of 2019, but the pace will be more moderate, according to Wallace Kou, president and CEO of Silicon Motion Technology.