2310 news items tagged DRAM
Micron sees strength in datacenter demandThursday 26 March 2020
Micron Technology has delivered solid results for its second quarter of fiscal 2020, when revenues hit the high end of its guidance despite the coronavirus pandemic.
Samsung announces EUV DRAMWednesday 25 March 2020
Samsung Electronics has shipped one million 10nm-class (D1x) DDR4 DRAM modules based on extreme ultraviolet (EUV) technology, according to the company. The new EUV-based DRAM modules...
US IC companies maintain global marketshare lead, says IC InsightsThursday 19 March 2020
Regional marketshares of IDMs (companies operating wafer fabs) and fabless companies, and total IC sales were led by US-headquartered companies in 2019, according to IC Insights.
Global PC sales to plunge 30% in 1H20Thursday 19 March 2020
Global PC sales are set to fall over 30% on year in the first half of 2020, due to poor sales in China, Europe and the US in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak, according to industry...
Memory distributors uncertain about demandWednesday 18 March 2020
Memory distributors have become more uncertain about demand due to the rapidly spreading coronavirus pandemic, and may adjust downward their quotes if demand turns out to be disappointing...
DRAM vendors enhance LPDDR5 offeringsThursday 12 March 2020
Memory vendors have enhanced their LPDDR5 mobile DRAM offerings to include those for midrange 5G-capable smartphones.
Micron samples uMCP with LPDDR5Thursday 12 March 2020
Micron Technology has begun sampling what the company claims is the industry's first universal flash storage (UFS) multichip package (uMCP) with low-power DDR5 (LPDDR5) DRAM. The...
Memory contract prices to see double-digit increases in 2Q20Tuesday 10 March 2020
DRAM and NAND flash memory contract prices are expected to register double-digit increases in the second quarter of 2020, driven by growing demand for data centers, and enterprise-class...
Transistor count trends continue to track with Moore's Law, says IC InsightsMonday 9 March 2020
The primary yardstick by which the IC industry measures its technological performance and progress remains Moore's Law that states there is a doubling of the number of transistors...
Winbond, Macronix February revenues increaseMonday 9 March 2020
Winbond Electronics and Macronix International have reported sequential increases in February consolidated revenues of 1.2% and 0.8%, respectively.
Memory demand for servers and datacenters surgesThursday 5 March 2020
DRAM and NAND flash memory demand for server and datacenter applications has started picking up and surging recently, despite weakness in demand for PCs and consumer electronics products,...
Nanya revenues climb to 5-month highWednesday 4 March 2020
Taiwan-based DRAM maker Nanya Technology has disclosed consolidated revenues climbed to a five-month high of NT$4.56 billion (US$152.3 million) in February 2020.
Nanya, CXMT gearing up for 10nm-class chip productionThursday 27 February 2020
Nanya Technology and Changxin Memory Technologies (CXMT) are both gearing up to enter volume production of their 10nm-class DRAM chips in the second half of 2020.
Uncertainty grows over global memory chip supplyTuesday 25 February 2020
The rapid spread of coronavirus in Korea has raised increasing concerns about global supply of memory chips in 2020 as Korean makers, Samsung Electronics and SK Hynix, account for...
Memory price outlook still upbeatTuesday 25 February 2020
Industry observers are generally upbeat about memory chip prices this year, despite the coronavirus outbreak.
Revenue per wafer rising as demand grows for sub-7nm processes, says IC InsightsThursday 20 February 2020
Many IC companies are now designing high-performance microprocessors, application processors, and other advanced logic devices based on 10nm and 7nm process technology, according...
DRAM contract prices to rally in 1Q20, says DRAMeXchangeWednesday 19 February 2020
DRAM contract prices will start rising in the first quarter of 2020, as PC OEMs and cloud service providers become more active in replenishing inventory, according to DRAMeXchange.
SSD retail prices rally in China beyond expectationWednesday 19 February 2020
SSD retail prices in China have been rising unexpectedly, as channel distributors have become reluctant to sell amid worries about possible supply chain disruptions caused by the...
Top-5 semiconductor firms hold 53% of global wafer capacityThursday 13 February 2020
The world's top-five wafer capacity leaders each had capacity of more than 1,000,000 wafer starts per month, with their combined capacity representing 53% of the world's total wafer...
Server memory demand remains strongThursday 13 February 2020
Server memory demand continues to be strong thanks to a pull-in of orders from US- and China-based datacenter and server vendors, which will help sustain contract price growth in...
Chinese semiconductor hub restricts entry of people from seven provincesTuesday 11 February 2020
As one of China's semiconductor hubs, Wuxi in Jiangsu province has imposed strict entry restrictions on employees from seven provinces recording high numbers of coronavirus infections,...
Memory chip supply to become tight, says Winbond presidentTuesday 11 February 2020
The supply of DRAM and NAND flash memory chips is set to fall short of demand in the second half of 2020, although a pick-up in end-market demand may arrive later than expected, according...
Winbond swings to loss in 4Q19Monday 10 February 2020
Winbond Electronics, a maker of specialty DRAM and flash memory, swung to its first quarterly loss in 27 quarters.
Electronic-grade solvent demand looks promisingFriday 7 February 2020
Electronic-grade solvent demand from Taiwan's chipmaking industry is expected to be bullish, according to a supplier who is reportedly in TSMC's supply chain.
Micron delivers LPDDR5 for high-performance smartphonesFriday 7 February 2020
Micron Technology has announced mass production of what the company claims is the world's first low-power DDR5 DRAM that will be used in the soon-to-be-released Xiaomi Mi 10 smartp...