170 news items tagged 20nm
Nanya gross margin hits record 55% in 2Q18Wednesday 18 July 2018
DRAM chipmaker Nanya Technology saw its gross margin climb to a record-high 55% in the second quarter of 2018, when consolidated revenues also hit their highest quarterly level in...
Winbond to break ground for new fab in southern TaiwanTuesday 12 June 2018
DRAM and flash memory maker Winbond Electronics will start constructing a new fab in Kaohsiung, southern Taiwan in September followed by equipment move-in slated for 2020.
Foundries eyeing AI chip orders with advanced process technologiesFriday 1 June 2018
Semiconductor Manufacturing International (SMIC), and the China-based production subsidiaries of both Globalfoundries and United Microelectronics (UMC) are looking to expand their...
Nanya gearing up for server memory with 8Gb DDR4Monday 28 May 2018
Nanya Technology expects to start shipping 8Gb DDR4 memory for server applications in small volume in the fourth quarter of 2018, according to company president Lee Pei-ing.
Global DRAM bit demand to increase 22% in 2018, says Nanya chairmanFriday 25 May 2018
Growth in DRAM bit demand will outpace bit supply growth in 2018, according to Wu Chia-chau, chairman for chipmaker Nanya Technology.
FATC, Walton enjoy stable orders for DRAM memoryWednesday 23 May 2018
Backend houses Formosa Advanced Technologies (FATC) and Walton Advanced Engineering have seen stable orders for DRAM memory, according to industry sources.
Nanya to spend NT$19.7 billion on 20nm process capacity expansionThursday 10 May 2018
DRAM firm Nanya Technology has disclosed plans to invest up to NT$19.71 billion (US$659.1 million) in building additional 20nm process production capacity.
Nanya March revenues hit 11-year highWednesday 11 April 2018
Taiwan-based DRAM chipmaker Nanya Technology has reported consolidated revenues of NT$6.72 billion (US$230.1 million) for March 2018, up 60.3% on year and 13.4% sequentially.
DRAM prices may rise 5-10% on datacenter demand in 1H18Wednesday 7 March 2018
Bolstered by robust demand from datacenter and smartphone sectors, the global production value of the DRAM industry is estimated to surge over 30% to US$96 billion in 2018, and price...
Former Nanya employees probed over alleged trade secrets theftTuesday 13 February 2018
Taiwan's prosecutorshave launched an investigation into two former Nanya Technology employees over allegations of trade secret theft.
Nanya January revenues hit record for 4th straight monthWednesday 7 February 2018
DRAM chipmaker Nanya has reported consolidated revenues of NT$6.15 billion (US$210.1 million) for January 2018, hitting a monthly record for the fourth consecutive month.
DRAM prices to rise further in 1H18, says NanyaWednesday 17 January 2018
After experiencing an impressive rise in 2017, DRAM prices are expected to soar further in the first half of 2018, and overall market situations will remain steady throughout the...
Server DRAM prices to rise in 4Q17, says DRAMeXchangeFriday 17 November 2017
Server DRAM contract prices for the fourth quarter of 2017 are forecast to rise 6-10% sequentially as demand continues to outpace supply, according to DRAMeXchange. Major suppliers...
TSMC 3Q17 profits slipThursday 19 October 2017
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) has reported net profits of NT$89.93 billion (US$2.97 billion) on consolidated revenues of NT$252.11 billion for the third quarter...
Nanya ramping 20nm process outputWednesday 18 October 2017
Nanya Technology has started volume shipments of 20nm 4Gb DDR3 chips, and is scheduled to enter mass production of 20nm 8Gb DDR4 chips in the fourth quarter of 2017, according to...
China could enhance its position in post-Moore's Law era, says former TSMC COOWednesday 23 August 2017
China's semiconductor industry could have a chance of strengthening its position in the post-Moore's Law era, according to Shang-yi Chiang, former executive VP and co-chief operating...
Global DRAM revenues increase 17% in 2Q17, says DRAMeXchangeMonday 21 August 2017
Sales in the global DRAM market surged 16.9% sequentially to US$16.51 billion in the second quarter of 2017, when PC DRAM contract prices rose over 10%, according to DRAMeXchange...
Nanya unveils new HQTuesday 1 August 2017
Nanya Technology has unveiled its new headquarters consisting of a new fab, in which the Taiwan-based DRAM maker invested a total of NT$55.7 billion (US$1.84 billion).
Nanya nets EPS of NT$2.35 in 2Q17Tuesday 18 July 2017
Recognized gains from the sale of Micron Technology shares boosted net profits at Taiwan-based Nanya Technology, which surged 96.9% sequentially to NT$6.45 billion (US$212.4 million)...
TSMC 2Q17 EPS hits 5-quarter lowThursday 13 July 2017
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) has reported net profits of NT$66.27 billion (US$2.18 billion) on consolidated revenues of NT$213.86 billion for the second quarter...
Nanya posts revenue growth in JuneTuesday 11 July 2017
Nanya Technology has reported consolidated revenues of NT$4.19 billion (US$137.2 million) for June 2017, up 1.9% sequentially and about 37% on year.
About half of wafers produced at Micron Taiwan fab scrapped, says reportWednesday 5 July 2017
A Taiwan-based DRAM foundry owned by Micron Technology, which was formerly Inotera Memories, recently scrapped half of the wafers produced at its 12-inch fab due to problems associated...
7nm foundry market to heat up in 2018Friday 16 June 2017
IC foundries are gearing up for mass production of 7nm chips in 2018, as well as production for 7nm process technology using extreme ultraviolet (EUV), according to market observers...
Global 1Q17 mobile DRAM revenues drop slightly, says DRAMeXchangeFriday 2 June 2017
Global sales of mobile DRAM dropped by a slight 1.7% sequentially to US$5.41 billion in the first quarter of 2017, according to DRAMeXchange. Despite a seasonal slowdown in demand...
DRAM market to remain oligopoly over next 3 years, says Nanya presidentThursday 1 June 2017
The global DRAM market will remain an oligopoly of three large firms over the next three years, according to Pei-Ing Lee, president for Taiwan-based Nanya Technology.