Wednesday 30 August 2023
Will PV and LED's boom-and-crash history repeat in SiC semiconductors?
Recent reports from the cross-strait supply chain indicate that a major Chinese new energy vehicle manufacturer had ambitious plans early this year to make significant inroads into...
Friday 18 August 2023
Advanced packaging becomes next battlefield for Intel and TSMC
The importance of advanced packaging to the continuation of Moore's Law has already attracted TSMC and Intel to the field.
Friday 12 May 2023
India's homegrown chip manufacturer introduces sapphire substrates for LEDs
India's homegrown opto-semiconductor manufacturer Polymatech announced the successful production of sapphire wafers as the company is moving toward vertical integration.
Wednesday 1 March 2023
AMD surpasses Intel in data center CPU market share growth, says research firm
The global data center CPU market posted a 4.4% revenue decline on year in 2022, when AMD saw its market share expand to nearly 20% from 11.74% in 2021, according to Counterpoint...
Thursday 23 September 2021
Intel to hold groundbreaking ceremony for new fabs on September 24
Intel is scheduled to hold a groundbreaking ceremony for the construction of two new fabs in Arizona on September 24. Company CEO Pat Gelsinger and local government officials will...
Tuesday 27 July 2021
Intel unveils technology roadmap to power products through 2025 and beyond
Intel has revealed the roadmap of its process and packaging innovations that will power the next wave of products through 2025 and beyond.
Friday 26 March 2021
Samsung develops HKMG-based DDR5 memory
Samsung Electronics has expanded its DDR5 DRAM memory portfolio with a 512GB DDR5 module based on high-K metal gate (HKMG) process technology, according to the company.
Wednesday 20 January 2021
LED chipmakers, downstream vendors raising prices
LED chipmakers in Taiwan and China have seen their delivery lead times extend, and have raised quotes for some of their products particularly non-blue light LED chips, which in turn...
Thursday 2 July 2020
GaN and SiC power semiconductor markets set to pass US$1 billion mark in 2021, says Omdia
The emerging market for silicon carbide (SiC) and gallium nitride (GaN) power semiconductors is forecast to pass US$1 billion in 2021, energized by demand from hybrid & electric...
Monday 30 December 2019
Sintronic eyes UVC LED, sapphire as growth drivers for 2020
Sintronic Technology will focus on promoting UVC LED and poly-crystal sapphire products as growth drivers for 2020 after a tough year in 2019, according to company chair Ma Yonglin...
Tuesday 3 January 2017
Sintronic to set up polycrystalline sapphire production line
Diode rectifier seller and CCFL (cold cathode fluorescent lamp) lighting maker Sintronic Technology will set up a polycrystalline sapphire production line in southern Taiwan in first-quarter...
Wednesday 13 April 2016
Russia-based sapphire maker Monocrystal expanding capacity
Russia-based sapphire maker Monocrystal has expanded monthly production capacity from four million mm in 2015 to 4.5 million mm currently, and aim to reach five million mm by the...
Thursday 1 October 2015
Sapphire pricing drops 30% in September due to weak demand in LED market, says report
The average monthly price of sapphire has fallen by more than 30% on year in September 2015, according to LEDinside. This decline is the result of suppliers expanding their production...
Wednesday 24 June 2015
Monocrystal expanding sapphire capacity to target global share of 30%, say Taiwan makers
Russia-based Monocrystal is expanding its monthly sapphire production capacity from 4.0 million 2-inch wafers in equivalent currently to 5.0 million units to target a global market...
Friday 27 March 2015
Sapphire makers seeing strong orders in March
Patterned sapphire substrate (PSS) maker Rigidtech Microelectronics is seeing strong orders in March and expects continued growth into April, with 4-inch units expected to be at the...
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