Thursday 10 March 2022
Global foundry market to surge 20% in 2022, says IC Insights
After dropping 2% in 2019, the global foundry market logged a strong 21% rebound in 2020, driven by sales of application processors and other components for 5G smartphones, according...
Tuesday 13 July 2021
Malaysia lockdown could worsen global IC shortage
A nationwide lockdown in Malaysia has made disruptions to the output from local chip plants, which fulfill mainly orders for entry-level and mid-range logic ICs, and power diodes...
Tuesday 15 June 2021
Malaysia lockdown may affect capacity sufficiency at IDMs
The ongoing lockdown in Malaysia is posing new variables to capacity deployments at many international automotive IDMs, further fueling competitions between ICT and auto makers for...
Friday 14 June 2019
X-Fab and Efabless announce Raven open-source RISC-V microcontroller
X-Fab Silicon Foundries, an analog/mixed-signal and specialty foundry, and crowd-sourcing IC platform partner Efabless, has announced the silicon availability of the Efabless RISC-V...
Friday 31 August 2018
X-Fab to double 6-inch SiC foundry capacity
X-Fab has announced plans to double their 6-inch silicon carbide (SiC) process capacity at its fab in Lubbock, Texas in response to increased customer demand for high-efficiency power...
Wednesday 20 December 2017
X-FAB introduces new low-power eFlash block optimized for energy harvesting & IoT devices
X-FAB today announced the availability of two new Non-Volatile Memory (NVM) IP solutions - a low power embedded Flash (eFlash) IP block and a NVRAM compiler. Both are based on the...
Thursday 30 November 2017
X-Fab unveils ultra-low-noise transistors utilizing 180nm CMOS platform
X-Fab has announced the expansion of its low-noise transistor portfolio based on the company's 180nm XH018 mixed-signal CMOS technology. Three new transistors are now available: a...
Friday 13 January 2017
Pure-play foundry market to increase at 7.6% CAGR over 2016-2021, says IC Insights
The pure-play foundry market is forecast to play an increasingly stronger role in the worldwide IC market during the next five years, according to IC Insights. The pure-play IC foundry...
Friday 11 March 2016
X-FAB enters 6-inch SiC production
Analog/mixed-signal IC foundry X-Fab Silicon Foundries has announced the availability of its silicon carbide (SiC) offering from its wafer fab in Lubbock, Texas.
Thursday 25 August 2011
X-Fab, Micronas sign foundry deal
Analog/mixed-signal IC foundry X-Fab Silicon Foundries and Micronas, a supplier of application-focused sensor and IC system solutions for automotive electronics, have announced the...
Thursday 14 January 2010
Semprius, X-Fab team up for solar and display markets
Analog/mixed-signal IC foundry X-Fab Silicon Foundries has signed a development agreement with Semprius, which develops transfer printing technology for the manufacture of advanced...
Wednesday 9 September 2009
X-Fab launches CMOS foundry process for high-temperature analog/mixed-signal applications
X-Fab Silicon Foundries has announced what it claims is the industry's first analog/mixed-signal CMOS foundry process (dubbed XA035) for ICs requiring operating temperatures up to...
Friday 20 February 2009
X-Fab announces platform to enable new optoelectronics applications
X-Fab Silicon Foundries, which claims to be the largest global analog/mixed-signal foundry, has recently announced five new options for its 0.6 micrometer BiCMOS technology platform,...
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