Wednesday 13 December 2023
Embedded flash spot prices rising
Memory chip vendors' production cuts have sent NAND flash prices rising, with recent increases mainly taking place in the spot market for mobile embedded applications, according to...
Tuesday 12 December 2023
Memory market rebound continues, but challenges linger despite upward price trend
Memory prices have shown a robust upward trend since bottoming out in the second quarter of 2023. While November saw NAND flash prices rebound to early 2023 levels, DRAM and NAND...
Monday 11 December 2023
Weekly news roundup: With 300 immersion lithography DUV machines, can China expand advanced chip capacity and other top stories
These are the most-read tech stories during the week of December 4-8:
Friday 8 December 2023
Samsung: P3 plant construction on schedule
Samsung Electronics reportedly extended the construction contract for its P3 plant, leading to concerns about potential delays in the operational schedule. However, Samsung has emphasized...
Friday 8 December 2023
Samsung and SK Hynix planning for 2024 capex; key factors will be 'improve and reuse'
Samsung Electronics and SK Hynix are considering several capex plans for 2024, with the emphasis expected to lean toward reducing costs associated with the transition to advanced...
Friday 8 December 2023
Rising memory chip prices to boost revenue, says Supreme
Taiwan-based Supreme Electronics, a major IC distributor for Samsung Electronics, expects rising NAND flash and DRAM chip prices to buoy its sales performance in the fourth quarter...
Thursday 7 December 2023
Nanya sees revenue hit 14-month high
DRAM maker Nanya Technology has reported November revenue hit a 14-month high of NT$2.87 billion (US$91.3 million).
Thursday 7 December 2023
Western Digital to raise NAND flash prices by up to 55%
Western Digital has informed customers that prices for NAND flash memory may rise by up to 55% in the coming quarters, according to industry sources.
Wednesday 6 December 2023
Micron intros client SSD with 200+ layer NAND
Micron Technology has announced that it's shipping the Micron 3500 NVMe SSD, which leverages its 232-layer NAND to power demanding workloads for business applications, scientific...
Wednesday 6 December 2023
NAND flash prices to keep rising, says Silicon Motion
NAND flash prices have been steadily climbing, including a recent spike, according to Wallace Kou, president and CEO of memory device controller IC supplier Silicon Motion Technology...
Tuesday 5 December 2023
Hybrid bonding critical for memory advancements, yet Samsung, SK Hynix diverge in adoption strategies
As NAND flash and high-bandwidth memory (HBM) stacking technologies continue to advance, coupled with the prospective development of 3D DRAM, the semiconductor industry is abuzz with...
Tuesday 5 December 2023
Memory market may boom in next 2 years, says Adata chairman
Beginning in 2024, the memory market is expected to have a new phase of growth that may last for up to two years, according to Simon Chen, chairman of memory module house Adata Tec...
Wednesday 29 November 2023
The application of the nanoimprint lithography (2): Latest market development
The model FPA-1200NZ2C from Canon, a nanoscale imprinting machine, has been making headlines recently, although it first appeared in academic journals as early as 2015. The resurgence...
Wednesday 29 November 2023
Micron raises guidance for fiscal 1Q24
Micron Technology has revised its revenue forecast for the fiscal first quarter ending on November 30, 2023. The new estimate is around US$4.7 billion, which is higher than the previous...
Wednesday 29 November 2023
NAND flash spot prices continue rally
Spot prices for NAND flash continue to increase, whereas the DRAM pricing trend is less steady, according to industry sources.