Thursday 6 April 2023
Memory market to bottom out in 2Q23 with uncertain recovery prospects
The memory industry is expected to reach the bottom of its downturn cycle in the second quarter of 2023 due to continuous falls in DRAM and NAND prices, high inventory levels at supply...
Tuesday 21 March 2023
Nanya, Winbond support Taiwan power price hikes
Commenting on Taiwan's possible industrial power price hike, which may rise over 10% in April, the president of DRAM maker Nanya Technology Lee Pei-ing and Winbond president James...
Tuesday 21 March 2023
Memory prices to bottom out soon
Memory chip prices are expected to bottom out and stop falling soon, with more suppliers optimistic about the market's prospects in the second half of this year, according to industry...
Thursday 9 March 2023
AI boom to boost demand for high-end memory chips
AI advancements will increase demand for high-end memory chips by enabling a wide range of applications, industry sources believe.
Wednesday 22 February 2023
Macronix, Winbond gearing up for new product development and technology transitions
Macronix International and Winbond Electronics have both reduced output in response to the current decline in the memory chip market, but continue to make progress in new product...
Tuesday 21 February 2023
Winbond expects memory prices to hit bottom in 1Q23
Winbond has seen memory prices continue to slip in the first quarter of 2023, but expects them to rebound in the second quarter with the first quarter to be the bottom of the price...
Friday 17 February 2023
Winbond may swing to loss in 1Q23, says report
Specialty DRAM and flash memory chipmaker Winbond Electronics may slide into the red in the first quarter of 2023, due to falling shipments and substantial drops in memory chip prices,...
Thursday 16 February 2023
Winbond joins UCIe Consortium to support high-performance chiplet interface standardisation
Winbond has joined the UCIe (Universal Chiplet Interconnect Express) Consortium. The open industry standard defines interconnect between chiplets within a package, enabling an open...
Friday 10 February 2023
Winbond kickstarts output ramp-up at southern Taiwan fab
Specialty DRAM and flash memory chipmaker Winbond Electronics has kickstarted the output ramp-up at the first-phase facility of its new fab in Kaohsiung, southern Taiwan, with a monthly...
Tuesday 3 January 2023
NOR flash price fall may narrow to only 3% in 1Q23
Taiwan-based Macronix International and Winbond Electronics continue to cut their NOR flash production amid persisting market downturn, which is expected to help narrow price fall...
Monday 28 November 2022
Taiwan memory vendors cutting output against sluggish demand
Most of Taiwan's memory chips vendors have followed in the footsteps of leading international players such as Samsung Electronics, Micron, SK Hynix, and Kioxia to cut production in...
Friday 18 November 2022
Global DRAM revenue fall 29% in 3Q22, says TrendForce
Revenue of the global DRAM memory market declined 28.9% sequentially to US$18.19 billion in the third quarter of 2022, when the memory contract prices fell up to 15% on quarter, according...
Tuesday 15 November 2022
Winbond expects demand to pick up starting mid-2023
Specialty DRAM and flash memory chipmaker Winbond Electronics expects inventory correction across the industry supply chains to come to an end in the first half of next year, with...
Wednesday 9 November 2022
Winbond on track to open new fab in southern Taiwan by end-2022
Specialty DRAM and flash memory chipmaker Winbond Electronics is on track to start operating its new 12-inch plant in Kaohsiung, southern Taiwan, by the end of this year but may slow...
Monday 7 November 2022
Winbond sees 3Q22 profit hit 6-quarter low
Winbond Electronics, a maker of specialty DRAM and flash memory, has reported net profits falling 48.2% sequentially to a six-quarter low of NT$2.67 billion (US$83.1 million) in the...