Tuesday 29 January 2013
Globalfoundries, TI beat rivals to buy Powerchip 12-inch fab equipment
Globalfoundries and Texas Instruments (TI) reportedly have defeated a group of Taiwan-based niche memory chip providers to win the rights for the purchase of a major portion of the...
Tuesday 4 December 2012
Memory chip makers post mixed results for November
DRAM makers Nanya Technology, Inotera Memories and Powerchip Technology have posted mixed results for November. Nanya led its fellow companies and saw its revenues rally 19% sequentially...
Wednesday 28 November 2012
Powerchip may sell 12-inch fab equipment and land separately
Powerchip Technology may tear down its P3 12-inch fab and sell the production equipment and land separately if it cannot liquidate the plant in one lot. Potential buyers including...
Thursday 1 March 2012
Powerchip releases Rexchip, Maxchip shares to PTI
DRAM maker Powerchip Technology has released a major portion of its share holdings in Rexchip Electronics and Maxchip Electronics to memory packaging firm Powertech Technology (PTI)...
Wednesday 20 July 2011
Powerchip losses shrink in 2Q11; sticking to diversification
Taiwan-based Powerchip Technology has announced net losses of NT$1.21 billion (US$41.4 million) for the second quarter of 2011, showing improvement compared to losses of NT$4.97 billion...
Monday 13 June 2011
Strong demand for driver ICs and CMOS sensors to affect SDRAM production in 2H11, says Powerchip
Production of SDRAM chips at Powerchip Technology might be affected in the second half of 2011 as a major part of the company's capacity will be allocated for the production of LCD...
Monday 13 June 2011
Winbond to outsource Mobile RAM chips to Powerchip
Memory chipmaker Winbond Electronics, in an effort to ramp up its niche-market DRAM business, has decided to outsource some of its production of mobile RAM chips to fellow company...
Thursday 9 June 2011
Taiwan DRAM makers transforming equipment into liquid assets
In order to increase cash on hand, Powerchip Technology has struck leaseback deals with the companies to which it previously sold 12-inch manufacturing equipment, while fellow DRAM...
Friday 3 June 2011
Powerchip May revenues up slightly on month
DRAM maker Powerchip Technology has posted revenues of NT$4.069 billion (US$140 million) for May 2011, up 1% sequentially but down 50% on year. For the first five months of 2011,...
Thursday 5 May 2011
Powerchip posts slight on-month growth in April revenues
DRAM maker Powerchip Technology has reported revenues of NT$4.03 billion (US$141 million) for April 2011, up slightly from NT$4.01 billion in March. Its cumulative 2011 revenues through...
Thursday 28 April 2011
Powerchip plans fundraising
Taiwan-based Powerchip Technology's board of directors has approved plans to issue up to 800 million new shares, which will be sold either domestically or packaged for a GDR offeri...
Wednesday 27 April 2011
Powerchip signs new cooperation pact with Elpida
Powerchip Technology has signed a new cooperation agreement with Elpida Memory for the contract production of DRAM chips. OEM production of DRAM chips will account for over 50% of...
Tuesday 19 April 2011
Most Taiwan DRAM firms to post 1Q11 losses
Inotera Memories, Nanya Technology, Powerchip Technology and ProMOS Technologies are set to all remain unprofitable in the first quarter of 2011, while Rexchip Electronics will likely...
Wednesday 2 March 2011
Powerchip approved to extend maturity of loans for six months
Taiwan's Powerchip Technology has received approval to extend the maturity of its mid- and long-term loans for six months, according to a company filing with the Taiwan Stock Exchange...
Thursday 18 November 2010
Powerchip expects DRAM rebound in 2Q11
The current weakness in DRAM-chip prices is mainly caused by seasonal effects, according to Frank Huang, chairman of Taiwan-based Powerchip Technology. Huang expects demand to be...
Strategize Confidently with Insights into Samsung
Global top-5 notebook brands experience over 20% on-month shipment drop in October, says DIGITIMES Research
Global notebook shipments rise in 3Q23 but to slip in 4Q23, says DIGITIMES Research
Research Insight: order backlog, China demand to drive Infineon automotive segment in FY24