Thursday 21 March 2024
Weltrend expects over 50% shipment hike in motor IC shipments
IC design company Weltrend Semiconductor expects its motor controller shipments to rise over 50% in 2024, propelled by robust thermal dissipation demand for AI servers.
Tuesday 19 December 2023
Etron sees edge AI deployments bear fruit
Etron Technology Group has seen its deployments in the edge AI field bear fruit, according to the Taiwan-based IC design house.
Wednesday 6 December 2023
Apple reportedly seeks exemption for older iPhones from common charging port mandate in India
India is urging smartphone manufacturers to embrace a unified charging port by mid-2025. Apple has allegedly expressed concerns, suggesting that enforcing the rule on older iPhones...
Monday 2 October 2023
iPhone 15's strong sales bring glimmer of hope for supply chains in 4Q23
When Apple's iPhone 15 series was announced, initial market expectations were that the appeal would be limited. Yet the pre-orders and long queues have injected the consumer electronics...
Monday 25 September 2023
Taiwan USB interface suppliers concerned more about Type-C adoption in notebooks than iPhones
The iPhone 15 series has officially adopted the USB Type-C interface in compliance with EU policies, which is widely believed to benefit Taiwan's high-speed transmission interface...
Thursday 21 September 2023
New iPhones may spur MCU demand for wireless charging
With Apple's latest iPhone 15 models supporting the Qi2 wireless charging standard, MCU manufacturers in Taiwan see a potential surge in demand as the new phones ship in late 2023.
Friday 8 September 2023
As Apple's event approaches, a look at predictions for iPhone 15's selling points
Apple will hold its fall announcement event, tag-lined "Wonderlust," on September 12 where it is expected to announce the iPhone 15 series. In addition to the entire series switching...
Thursday 27 April 2023
Parade expects sales rebound in 2H23
High-speed transmission chip specialist Parade Technologies expects its revenue to rebound in the second half of this year when shipments for customers' new products kick-off.
Thursday 13 April 2023
GaN fast chargers gaining penetration in mobile devices
As charging and storage space demand for mobile devices like handsets, notebooks, and tablets continues to rise, major consumer electronics brands and third-party suppliers of accessories...
Friday 24 March 2023
Connector maker Foxlink expects sales growth in 2023
Connector and cable maker Foxlink has expressed optimism about its performance this year, citing strong demand for USB Type-C interface devices.
Thursday 19 January 2023
High-speed transmission interface chip demand to rebound in 2H23
Taiwan's fabless makers of high-speed transmission interface ICs are expected to embrace a sure recovery in market demand in the second half of 2023, though they are still under inventory...
Friday 25 November 2022
PMIC vendor M3Tek expects inventory levels to return to normal in 1Q23
M3 Technology (M3Tek) is adjusting its inventory levels, which are expected to return to normal in the first quarter of 2023, according to the Taiwan-based power management IC (PMIC)...
Thursday 10 February 2022
Demand for ESD, EOS protection components set to grow
Demand for ESD (electrostatic discharge) and EOS (electric over-stress) protection components will be rising for commercial notebooks that are increasingly requiring high-speed transmission...
Monday 20 December 2021
USB-C to become standard in enterprise notebooks in 2022
The USB Type-C (USB-C) interface is expected to become standard in the 2022 notebook market, which will benefit Taiwan-based transmission interface, USB power delivery (PD) chip and...
Tuesday 17 August 2021
Taiwan IC designers expect Type-C chips to grow over 50% globally in 2021, 2022
Taiwan-based IC design houses are generally optimistic about globally increasing adoption of USB Type-C interface specification, and expect global demand for Type-C chips to grow...
Summary of Tech Supply Chain News!
Taiwan IPC makers pushing integrated services to boost profits and to see revenues grow in 2024, says DIGITIMES Research
Global smartphone shipments hit 2023 peak in 4Q23, but decelerate in 1Q24 due to seasonality, says DIGITIMES Research
Meet the analyst: Operating system in AI era will be king, says DIGITIMES Research