Friday 15 June 2018
IC designers vying hard for 8-inch foundry support despite quote hikes
Despite foundry quotes at 8-inch fabs in Taiwan and China to see 20-30% hikes in the third quarter of 2018, IC design houses across the Taiwan Straits are gearing up to vie for foundry...
Friday 8 June 2018
Macronix May revenues increase 9.8%, Winbond flat
Winbond Electronics has reported flat sequential growth in May revenues, while Macronix International's revenues grew 9.8% on month.
Tuesday 8 May 2018
Taiwan memory chipmakers see April revenues surge
Memory chipmakers Nanya Technology, Winbond Electronics and Macronix International have reported on-year increases in consolidated consolidated revenues of 77.9%, 23.4% and 41.7%,...
Wednesday 2 May 2018
Taiwan makers enjoy stable consumer MCU orders from IDMs
With major international IDMs including STMicroelectronics failing to ease the prolonged lead time for MCU shipments, Taiwan-based MCU makers will continue to benefit from the ensuing...
Tuesday 10 April 2018
Winbond, Macronix post revenue growth for March
Winbond Electronics and Macronix International both saw March revenues increase 9.2% and 19.7%, respectively, on month.
Wednesday 28 March 2018
IC designers gearing up to develop datacenter server chipsets
With global datacenter operators showing rampant demand for servers with faster, safer and more power-saving data transmission and processing performances, Taiwan leading IC designers...
Tuesday 13 March 2018
AirPower launch to sharply boost Taiwan GPP rectifier shipments
With Apple set to launch its in-house designed wireless charging pad AirPower by the end of March, Taiwan suppliers of glass passivated package (GPP) bridge rectifiers needed to support...
Thursday 8 March 2018
Winbond, Macronix see on-year increases in February revenues
Winbond Electronics and Macronix International have reported on-year increases in consolidated revenues for February 2018 of 14.3% and 34.9%, respectively.
Thursday 8 February 2018
Winbond, Macronix January revenues decrease
Winbond Electronics and Macronix International have reported sequential decreases in January revenues of 2.2% and 1.1%, respectively.
Tuesday 6 February 2018
Nuvoton to see rising demand for wireless charging MCUs
Taiwan-based MCU supplier Nuvoton Technology is ready to cash in on the growing market demand for wireless charging microcontroller units (MCUs) in 2018 as it is capable of offering...
Monday 29 January 2018
MCU firm Nuvoton sees profits climb to 7-year high
Taiwan-based Nuvoton Technology, a logic IC subsidiary of Winbond Electronics specializing in MCU and PC peripherals, saw its net profits for 2017 climb to a seven-year high of NT$688...
Tuesday 5 December 2017
Wireless charging solution providers to benefit from iOS 11.2
Taiwan-based wireless charging solution providers, including Generalplus Technology, Holtek Semiconductor, Nuvoton Technology and ENE Technology, are expected to see their sales increase...
Friday 10 November 2017
Taiwan IC designers vying for 8-inch foundry supply
Taiwan fabless IC firms are aggresively vying to secure capacity at 8-inch foundries to meet increasing orders in 2018, particularly for MCU and MOSFET chips needed to support a variety...
Monday 16 October 2017
Taiwan peripheral suppliers to benefit from rising wireless charging market demand
As wireless charging is set to gain popularity following the adoption of Qi wireless charging standard of the Wireless Power Consortium (WPC) by both the latest iPhone devices and...
Monday 31 July 2017
MCU firm Nuvoton sees 2Q17 profits surge
Taiwan-based Nuvoton Technology, the logic IC subsidiary of Winbond Electronics specializing in MCU and PC peripherals, has reported net profits hiked 172% sequentially to NT$247...