Monday 7 August 2023
Winbond slowing output cut, to equip new plant in 4Q23
The 30–40% reduction in output at Winbond Electronics' wafer fab in Taichung (central Taiwan) has been reduced to less than 20%, and the memory chipmaker plans to begin installing...
Wednesday 26 July 2023
Macronix conservative about 2H23 operations
Flash memory maker Macronix International remains cautious about its second-half 2023 performance due to sluggish market demand, despite seeing utilization rates and gross margin...
Thursday 20 April 2023
Recovery momentum still weak in China consumer electronics market, says GigaDevice
China's consumer electronics market demand is not expected to recover significantly until the second half of the year despite a recent pick-up in retail sales, and the Double 11 shopping...
Friday 7 April 2023
Macronix reports increased March revenue
ROM and NOR flash memory specialist Macronix International has reported revenue of NT$2.82 billion (US$92.7 million) for March 2023, up 36.5% sequentially but down 33.7% on year.
Thursday 6 April 2023
Memory market to bottom out in 2Q23 with uncertain recovery prospects
The memory industry is expected to reach the bottom of its downturn cycle in the second quarter of 2023 due to continuous falls in DRAM and NAND prices, high inventory levels at supply...
Tuesday 21 February 2023
Winbond expects memory prices to hit bottom in 1Q23
Winbond has seen memory prices continue to slip in the first quarter of 2023, but expects them to rebound in the second quarter with the first quarter to be the bottom of the price...
Tuesday 3 January 2023
NOR flash price fall may narrow to only 3% in 1Q23
Taiwan-based Macronix International and Winbond Electronics continue to cut their NOR flash production amid persisting market downturn, which is expected to help narrow price fall...
Thursday 1 December 2022
China NOR flash vendors gearing up for automotive applications
China's NOR flash suppliers, including Giantec Semiconductor and GigaDevice Semiconductor, are strengthening deployments in automotive applications as part of their efforts to offset...
Friday 25 November 2022
China foundry Hua Hong posts record revenues for 3Q22
China-based pure-play foundry Hua Hong Semiconductor has reported revenue surged 39.5% on year to a record high of US$630 million in the third quarter of 2022, with gross margin climbing...
Friday 11 November 2022
Macronix cuts into supply chain of multiple automotive IDMs
Macronix International with its automotive NOR flash memory has cut into the supply chain of multiple IDMs, including the latest self-driving systems from Nvidia and Qualcomm, according...
Wednesday 26 October 2022
Macronix to scale back output, cut capex
Macronix International intends to keep its chip ASPs stable by cutting back its output and plans to adjust downward its capex target this year by over 30%, according to the ROM and...
Tuesday 11 October 2022
Macronix September revenue up, Winbond down
Macronix International, a maker of ROM and flash memory chips, saw its September revenue increase 11% sequentially while revenue at specialty DRAM and flash memory chipmaker Winbond...
Monday 26 September 2022
Winbond specialty DRAM cuts into largest e-bike supply chain in Europe
Taiwan's memory maker Windbond Electronics has cut into the supply chain of Europe's largest e-bike maker with its specialty DRAM, and is also actively developing sales of its flash...
Wednesday 10 August 2022
Taiwan memory chipmakers see July revenue fall
Macronix International, Nanya Technology and Winbond Electronics have reported sequential decreases in July revenue of 8%, 16% and 17%, respectively.
Tuesday 9 August 2022
Hua Hong to raise CNY18 billion from STAR listing
China-based foundry Hua Hong Semiconductor is heading toward its share listing on the Science and Technology Innovation Board (STAR Market) of the Shanghai Stock Exchange (SSE), looking...