1709 news items tagged price
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.
Silicon Motion announces sale of FCI to Dialog SemiconductorFriday 8 March 2019
Silicon Motion Technology has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its mobile communications product line, branded as FCI, to Dialog Semiconductor.
Graphics card vendors under inventory pressureWednesday 6 March 2019
With the dissipation of the cryptocurrency mining fad, graphics card players have begun cutting product prices in a bid to clear out excess inventory at the expense of profitability,...
DRAM price falls to slow, says NanyaMonday 4 March 2019
Nanya Technology expects DRAM price falls to slow starting the second quarter of 2019, as the overall market demand will pick up.
Price competition amid China PERC solar cell makers heating upWednesday 27 February 2019
As some China-based PERC solar cell makers have ramped up prodction at new assembly lines, price competition for orders among them is intensifying, according to industry sources.
Japan and Korea polarizer suppliers mulling price hikeThursday 21 February 2019
Japan- and Korea-based polarizer suppliers have stopped taking low-margin orders recently, and are mulling raising prices to reflect their tight supplies, according to industry sou...
Chroma to buy 20.5% of CamtekTuesday 12 February 2019
Camtek has announced that Chroma Ate, a Taiwan-based high precision test and measurement equipment provider, has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire approximately 20.5%...
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.
Top makers zero in on high-capacitance MLCCs for 5G, auto usesWednesday 30 January 2019
The world's top-tier passive component makers will continue to focus production on medium- and high-capacitance MLCCs for industrial control and automotive applications in 2019 to...
Smartphone shipments in China fall to lowest since 2013, says CanalysTuesday 29 January 2019
Smartphone shipments in China totaled 396 million units in 2018, the lowest level since 2013, according to Canalys. Shipments for the fourth quarter of 2018 fell for the seventh consecutive...
Fall in 1Q19 DRAM prices larger-than-expected, says DRAMeXchangeWednesday 16 January 2019
DRAM contract prices are set to fall nearly 20% sequentially in the first quarter of 2019, according to DRAMeXchange, which estimated previously a smaller 15% price decrease.
China solar wafer makers to demand polysilicon price cutsTuesday 15 January 2019
China-based solar wafer makers, in the wake of increasing polysilicon output from local suppliers who are expanding production capacities, are ready o ask for price reductions for...
Worldwide semiconductor revenues grow 13% in 2018, says GartnerTuesday 15 January 2019
Worldwide semiconductor revenues totaled US$476.7 billion in 2018, a 13.4% increase from 2017, according to preliminary results by Gartner. Memory strengthened its position as the...
Chin-Poon cautious about automotive PCB demand in 2019Tuesday 15 January 2019
Taiwan-based automotive PCB specialist Chin-Poon Industrial has expressed caution about its sales performance in 2019, citing unfavorable global trade conditions and a slowdown in...
2018 review and 2019 outlook: Sharp price falls to boost NAND flash penetrationMonday 7 January 2019
Fast NAND flash price falls are expected to accelerate the penetration of the memory into various application segments, and may also trigger a wave of reshuffle among suppliers in...
Egistec low-price strategy to disrupt optical fingerprint sensor market, says reportTuesday 18 December 2018
Fingerprint sensor supplier Egis Technology (Egistec) has reportedly offered "extremely low" quotes to vie for orders from Samsung Electronics for the smartphone vendor's new smartphones...
NAND flash contract prices to fall 10% in 1Q19, says DRAMeXchangeTuesday 18 December 2018
NAND flash contract prices are set to fall further during the first half of 2019 with prices likely to decrease around 10% sequentially in the first quarter, according to DRAMeXcha...
GMT to launch tender offer for AATThursday 6 December 2018
Taiwan-based Global Mixed-mode Technology (GMT), a supplier of analog and power management (PWM) ICs, has announced plans to launch a tender offer for fellow company Advanced Analog...
DRAM ASPs to fall over 10% in 1Q19, says DRAMeXchangeWednesday 5 December 2018
DRAM ASPs are forecast to fall over 10% in the first quarter of 2019 after registering a 7-10% sequential decrease in the fourth quarter, according to DRAMeXchange.
Global 3Q18 NAND flash market posts 4% increase, says DRAMeXchangeTuesday 20 November 2018
Revenues of the global NAND flash industry increased 4.4% sequentially to US$17 billion in the third quarter of 2018, when the memory prices fell 10-15% on average, according to DR...
Nanya to buy back sharesTuesday 13 November 2018
DRAM chipmaker Nanya Technology has unveiled plans to buy back as many as 120 million of its own shares starting November 13. The new stock repurchase program will be implemented...
Memory chip prices have room to fall further, says Transcend chairmanTuesday 13 November 2018
DRAM and NAND flash memory prices will continue their downward trend for at least another year, according to Peter Shu, chairman for memory module firm Transcend Information. The...
UMC to buy back sharesTuesday 6 November 2018
Taiwan-based United Microelectronics (UMC) has announced plans to buy back common shares from the Taiwan stock market for the "interests" of its shareholders.
DRAM ASPs to fall as much as 20% in 2019, says DRAMeXchangeTuesday 6 November 2018
DRAM prices will be under downward pressure in 2019, with the memory ASPs forecast to fall as much as 20%, according to DRAMeXchange.
TV panel prices to drop faster in NovemberWednesday 24 October 2018
The current downward adjustments of TV panel prices which began in October are likely to accelerate in November amid rising supply.