Memory price rally
DRAM prices have been rising amid tight supply.
Wednesday 22 February 2017
Server DRAM prices rise nearly 40% in 1Q17, says DRAMeXchange
Contract market prices of server DRAM modules have risen nearly 40% on average from the same point in the prior quarter, and will continue their growth in the second quarter, according...
Thursday 16 February 2017
Global 4Q16 mobile DRAM revenues surge 20%, says DRAMeXchange
Global sales of mobile DRAM grew about 20% sequentially to US$5.51 billion in the fourth quarter of 2016, thanks to a seasonal pick-up in demand for smartphones, according to DRAMe...
Wednesday 15 February 2017
NOR flash prices to rise through end-2017, says Macronix president
NOR flash memory prices are set to grow 5-10% in the first quarter of 2017, and will likely rise through the end of the year, according to Macronix International president CY Lu.
Thursday 26 January 2017
DRAM prices to continue rally
DRAM prices will rally through the second quarter of 2017 to reflect ongoing tight supply, according to Pei-Ing Lee, president for Nanya Technology. It is likely prices will start...
Tuesday 24 January 2017
Samsung chip business posts record operating profits for 4Q16
Samsung Electronics has reported operating profits of KRW9.22 trillion (US$7.9 billion) for the fourth quarter of 2016 - the highest in 13 quarters - while its semiconductor business...
Wednesday 21 December 2016
Powerchip CEO sees robust DRAM market
The DRAM market conditions for 2017 will be brisk, according to Frank Huang, CEO for Taiwan-based Powerchip Technology.