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Wednesday 31 January 2024
Wingtech set to replace Huaqin as largest ODM for Samsung
Chinese manufacturer Wingtech has reportedly received a major smartphone order from Samsung Electronics. It could potentially surpass Huaqin and retake its spot as Samsung's largest...
Thursday 9 November 2023
Nexperia to sell UK foundry for US$177 million
Vishay Intertechnology and Nexperia have entered into an agreement in which Vishay will acquire Nexperia's wafer fabrication facility and operations located in Newport, South Wales,...
Wednesday 1 November 2023
Foxconn October sales expected to rise with new Apple M3 product orders
Hon Hai Precision Industry (Foxconn) is expected to enjoy a strong October thanks to orders for Apple's new M3-powered MacBook Pro and iMac, which will hit the market next week.
Tuesday 22 August 2023
Wingtech lands orders for new Honor smartphone sold in India, say sources
A new Honor smartphone designed for the Indian market will be assembled at Chinese ODM Wingtech Technology's factory in India, according to industry sources, and is expected to hit...
Thursday 20 July 2023
Nexperia to see annual revenue top US$10 billion by 2030
Nexperia, which is owned by Chinese EMS provider Wingtech Technology, expects to see annual revenue top US$10 billion by 2030.
Tuesday 20 June 2023
Wingtech looks to server ODM amid AI hype
As generative AI applications like ChatGPT help drive demand for servers, Wingtech confirmed that its server ODM business is expected to grow in 2023 as the company is looking to...
Wednesday 26 April 2023
Wingtech's Kunming site expands recruitment to accelerate MacBook Air production
According to reports from Chinese media, Wingtech's site in Kunming, the capital city of China's Yunnan province, has been assembling Apple's MacBook Air since the end of 2022. Right...
Monday 20 February 2023
IC designers see clients advance replenishment orders, benefitting foundries
Many major fabless chipmakers including Novatek Microelectronics, Realtek Semiconductor, Aspeed Technology and Nvidia have seen earlier than expected orders from clients, which, in...
Thursday 12 January 2023
MacBook shipments to nearly halve in 1Q23
Shipments of the Apple MacBook will likely drop 40-50% sequentially in the first quarter of 2023, according to sources in the supply chain for the notebook series.
Thursday 22 December 2022
Wingtech to contract Shanghai foundry startup to make power semiconductors
China-based EMS provider Wingtech Technology has disclosed plans to contract with Wingsky Semi to develop and manufacture 12-inch power chips and devices.
Tuesday 6 December 2022
China startup foundry Wingskysemi moves in first ASML lithography machine
Wingskysemi, a wholly owned semiconductor subsidiary of China's major EMS provider Wingtech Technology, has recently completed the move-in of its first ASML lithography machine at...
Wednesday 7 September 2022
China keenly developing homegrown IGBT power chips for vehicles
Chinese chipmakers are keen on developing homegrown automotive power semiconductors, particularly IGBT chips and modules long in shortage, looking to replace part of foreign supplies...
Wednesday 3 August 2022
Apple to diversify MacBook production in China, says DIGITIMES Research
Apple is expected to diversify its MacBook production in China to avoid placing all the eggs in one basket, according to DIGITIMES Research senior analyst Jim Hsiao for the Notebook...
Monday 4 July 2022
Apple supply chain sees growing presence of Chinese makers
The growing presence of Chinese manufacturers in the supply chains for Apple devices will not necessarily promise profits from their assembly services, and it remains to be seen whether...
Thursday 16 June 2022
Chinese makers expand presence in MacBook, iPad supply chain
The COVID lockdowns and power shortage in China is accelerating Apple's plan to diversify its supply chains, according to industry sources.
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