Tuesday 11 October 2022
Macronix September revenue up, Winbond down
Macronix International, a maker of ROM and flash memory chips, saw its September revenue increase 11% sequentially while revenue at specialty DRAM and flash memory chipmaker Winbond...
Wednesday 28 September 2022
Supply Chain Summit: Winbond set to reap big in high-capacity flash memory for car uses
The memory industry is being greatly affected by the cyclical fluctuations of the economy, but automotive and industrial control applications have become the mainstay for NOR and...
Monday 26 September 2022
Winbond specialty DRAM cuts into largest e-bike supply chain in Europe
Taiwan's memory maker Windbond Electronics has cut into the supply chain of Europe's largest e-bike maker with its specialty DRAM, and is also actively developing sales of its flash...
Wednesday 21 September 2022
Specialty DRAM demand unlikely to pick up until 2023
Specialty DRAM demand for mainly consumer electronics device applications is unlikely to pick up until 2023, and may see an L-shaped recovery, according to industry sources.
Wednesday 10 August 2022
Taiwan memory chipmakers see July revenue fall
Macronix International, Nanya Technology and Winbond Electronics have reported sequential decreases in July revenue of 8%, 16% and 17%, respectively.
Wednesday 10 August 2022
Winbond warns of weak 2H22
Winbond Electronics has warned of a particularly weak second-half 2022 for its business performance, with single-digit declines in ASPs estimated for its two major product lines -...
Monday 8 August 2022
Competition heats up in sub-128Mb NOR flash
NOR flash chips are heading towards oversupply, sparking fierce competition especially in sub-128Mb offerings, but market prices are not likely to fall sharply, according to Winbond...
Tuesday 21 June 2022
Macronix, Winbond focus more on non-consumer NOR flash
Macronix International and Winbond Electronics have both put increased sales focus on high-density NOR flash for 5G base stations and automotive electronics, as demand for consumer...
Thursday 16 June 2022
Winbond to further grow automotive flash sales in 2022
Winbond Electronics is poised to further expand its automotive flash offering as a proportion of company revenue in 2022, as the chipmaker has cut into the supply chains of first-tier...
Wednesday 8 June 2022
Winbond, Nanya to open new fabs, boost DRAM capacity
With increasing demand for larger-capacity memory devices, Taiwan-based specialty DRAM makers are ramping up production to strive for more market share, according to industry sourc...
Wednesday 25 May 2022
NOR flash prices to trend downward in 2H22
NOR flash memory contract prices will likely trend downward in the second half of 2022, according to industry sources. Prices for low-density chips have started to drop in the second...
Thursday 12 May 2022
Winbond to enjoy revenue growth in 2Q22
Despite recent falls in memory chip prices, Winbond Electronics is poised to generate sequential revenue growth in the second quarter of 2022, according to market sources.
Monday 9 May 2022
Memory chips increasingly important in heterogeneous integration, says Winbond
The role of memory chips has become increasingly important in heterogeneous integration, and Winbond Electronics is working with potential customers in multiple related design projects,...
Monday 25 April 2022
IC wafer capacity to climb 8.7% as 10 new fabs enter production
IC wafer capacity is forecast to grow 8.7% in 2022 after rising 8.5% in 2021, thanks to the addition of 10 new 300mm fabs that are scheduled to open this year, according to IC Insi...
Thursday 21 April 2022
Winbond to scale up DDR3 output
Winbond Electronics has disclosed plans to boost its DDR3 chip output, which will climb as a proportion of the company's total DRAM revenue to 50% by 2024 from the current 30%.