3749 news items tagged smartphone
Asustek smartphone sales gaining momentumThursday 24 September 2020
Asustek Computer is poised to see its smartphone business grow significantly in 2020, with overall handset ASPs trending upward and losses for its mobile device business unit further...
Royole rolls out 5G foldable smartphoneWednesday 23 September 2020
China-based flexible panel maker Royole has rolled out its second foldable smartphone, the Flex Pai 2, which is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 CPU supporting 5G technology.
Top-10 semiconductor suppliers continue to grow in 2Q20, says OmdiaWednesday 23 September 2020
Building on bullish growth in first-quarter 2020 in weak market conditions, the world's top-10 semiconductor suppliers managed to continue their revenue growth at a rate of 2.4% in...
Pure-play foundry market on pace for strongest growth since 2014, says IC InsightsTuesday 22 September 2020
Driven by growing demand for application processors and other device sales into 5G smartphones, the pure-play foundry market is on pace to expand by a strong 19% this year after slipping...
Low- to mid-range smartphones dominate worldwide shipments, says IDCMonday 21 September 2020
Economic uncertainties have increased the downward pressure on smartphone prices globally with 73% of shipments in 2020 expected to be priced below US$400, according to IDC.
Opportunities amid macro uncertainty: Q&A with Avnet Asia-Pacific president Prince YunMonday 21 September 2020
The coronavirus pandemic, coupled with the escalating US-China trade war, have prompted businesses to revise their roadmaps and goals for 2020. Disruptions brought by the pandemic...
Arm may lose China market after Nvidia takeoverTuesday 15 September 2020
Arm stands to lose its Chinese clients by becoming a part of the US-based Nvidia amid China's campaign to shed its reliance on American IC suppliers.
Samsung, Apple to compete for smartphone share to be relinquished by HuaweiThursday 10 September 2020
Samsung Electronics and Apple are poised to compete for the high-end smartphone share likely to be relinquished by Huawei, particularly in markets other than China - a race that will...
Samsung positive about foldable smartphone sales in TaiwanWednesday 9 September 2020
Samsung Electronics has said it will start taking pre-orders for its Galaxy Z Fold 2 5G in the Taiwan market on September 10 and delivering the devices on September 25.
Foundries see 4Q20 demand vary for PCs and handsetsMonday 7 September 2020
Taiwan-based pure-play foundries have seen orders for PCs and handsets ramp up in the third quarter of 2020. Nevertheless, orders for PCs and handsets received thus far for the fourth...
MediaTek-powered 5G smartphone available in the USMonday 7 September 2020
MediaTek has announced its new Dimensity 1000C 5G SoC, which will be powering the LG Velvet smartphone in the US on T-Mobile's nationwide 5G network.
Memory chipmakers hold nearly 4 months of inventoriesFriday 4 September 2020
Samsung Electronics and some others have held nearly four months of DRAM and NAND flash inventories on average, due to a slowdown in orders for datacenter applications and overall...
MediaTek intros new SoC for 5G CPE wireless devicesFriday 4 September 2020
MediaTek has announced its T750 5G chipset designed to power next-generation 5G CPE wireless products, such as fixed wireless access routers (FWA) and mobile hotspots.
Samsung launches Galaxy Z Fold 2 in TaiwanWednesday 2 September 2020
Samsung has launched the Galaxy Z Fold 2 in the Taiwan market with related pricing to be announced later.
MediaTek, Qualcomm intro AI chips for gaming smartphonesWednesday 2 September 2020
MediaTek and Qualcomm have introduced their new AI-capable mobile SoC chips designed specifically for gaming smartphones - the Helio G95 and Snapdragon 732G respectively.
Taiwan smartphone sales to expand 15% in 2H20Tuesday 1 September 2020
Smartphone sales in the Taiwan market are expected to grow over 15% sequentially in the second half of 2020, bolstered by an expanded availability of new 5G phones, according to market...
TWS earbud shipments picking upTuesday 1 September 2020
Shipments of true wireless stereo (TWS) earbuds have started picking up with order visibility stretched through the end of 2020, according to industry sources.
Huawei reportedly resigned to worst possible outcome for smartphone bizTuesday 1 September 2020
Huawei's senior officials have told Taiwan's semicondcutor suppliers that the Chinese company fears for the worst for its smartphone business because of the US trade ban, according...
DRAM spot prices riseTuesday 1 September 2020
DRAM spot market prices have rallied over 5% since last week amid speculation about Huawei building up inventory prior to new US sanctions against it.
Samsung begins mass production of 16Gb LPDDR5 DRAMTuesday 1 September 2020
Samsung Electronics has announced mass production of 16Gb LPDDR5 mobile DRAM, using extreme ultraviolet (EUV) technology, at its second production line in Pyeongtaek.
Pegatron, Quanta expect Microsoft Surface devices to benefit 2H20 revenuesFriday 28 August 2020
Pegatron and Quanta Computer are expected to see their second-half 2020 revenues benefit from robust orders for Surface series products from Microsoft, according to sources from the...
Asustek sees loss from handset biz narrowThursday 27 August 2020
Asustek Computer continues to see losses generated by its handset business narrow, and is eyeing the business' return to profitability in 2021, according to market sources.
Samsung share in Taiwan smartphone market hits 7-year highThursday 27 August 2020
Samsung Electronics saw its smartphone sales in the Taiwan market hit a seven-year high of 30.3% in July, up nearly 9pp from the level seen a year earlier, according to data compiled...
US trade ban to impact China 5G smartphone AP shipments, says Digitimes ResearchThursday 27 August 2020
The US trade restrictions on Huawei are set to affect the overall shipments of 5G mobile APs to the Chinese market in fourth-quarter 2020, and to significant change the landscape...
ZTE to launch in-display camera smartphoneMonday 24 August 2020
China-based ZTE has announced that it will debut a 5G smartphone with an in-display camera on September 1.