652 news items tagged processor
China stepping up homegrown processor developmentThursday 26 November 2020
Taiwan-based IC design service and silicon IP providers continue to see strong demand particularly for high-margin CPUs from China, according to industry sources.
Arm offers Taiwan research institute free access to IPWednesday 25 November 2020
The Taiwan Semiconductor Research Institute (TSRI) has signed an agreement with Arm, allowing related Taiwanese academic and research bodies to enjoy free access to the latter's processor...
China smartphone AP shipments – 3Q 2020Tuesday 24 November 2020
Smartphone application processor shipments to China-based vendors amounted to 192.6 million units in third-quarter 2020, up 13.4% quarter-over-quarter and down 9.5% year-over-year.
Concerns rising over tight BT substrate supply for handset SoCsFriday 20 November 2020
Handset application processor vendors have expressed concerns about the supply of BT substrates that may fall due to the suspension of production at Unimicron Technology's fire-hit...
Apple M1 threatens IntelThursday 12 November 2020
Apple's Arm-based M1 processor featured in the new MacBook Air, MacBook Pro and Mac mini is expected to challenge Intel's dominance in the notebook CPU market in the long term, according...
SMIC expects 10-12% revenue drop in 4Q20Thursday 12 November 2020
China-based pure-play foundry Semiconductor Manufacturing International (SMIC) expects to post a revenue decline of 10-12% sequentially in the fourth quarter of 2020, with gross margin...
MediaTek announces new Chromebook chipsWednesday 11 November 2020
MediaTek has unveiled its MT8192 and MT8195 chipsets for the next generation of Chromebooks, with the 7nm MT8192 for mainstream devices and the 6nm MT8195 for premium models.
Apple introduces Mac products with in-house developed M1 chipWednesday 11 November 2020
Apple has introduced a new MacBook Air, 13-inch MacBook Pro, and Mac mini powered by the M1, the first in a family of chips designed by Apple specifically for the Mac.
Taiwan notebooks – 3Q 2020Thursday 5 November 2020
Taiwan's third-quarter 2020 notebook shipments grew 4.3% sequentially and picked up 31.3% on year to arrive at 44.46 million units, a new high since the second quarter of 2012.
Global server market – 3Q 2020Wednesday 4 November 2020
Global server shipments, after reaching the peak of 2020 in the second quarter, are estimated to have slipped 6% sequentially in the third quarter as demand began to turn weak and...
China smartphone AP shipments increase in 3Q20, says Digitimes ResearchTuesday 3 November 2020
Shipments of smartphone-use application processors (AP) to China, including those for handset exports, grew 13.4% sequentially but declined 9.5% on year to 192.6 million units in...
Insyde report strong 2Q20 profitsFriday 30 October 2020
Taiwan-based BIOS designer Insyde Software's second-quarter 2020 profits reached the highest level since fourth-quarter 2011 thanks to strong demand from the stay-at-home economy...
Global smartphone shipment forecast, 2021 and beyondTuesday 27 October 2020
Following three consecutive years of declines in 2018-2020, global smartphone shipments are expected to grow by a double-digit rate or 150 million units in 2021.
Huawei to see tablet shipments shrink in 2021, says Digitimes ResearchTuesday 27 October 2020
Huawei will see its tablet shipments in 2021 undermined by the US trade sanctions as the Chinese brand is unable to obtain processors from Qualcomm or MediaTek, or outsource in-house...
VIA to sell part of x86 processor IPs to ZhaoxinTuesday 27 October 2020
Zhaoxin Semiconductor, formed in 2013 as a joint venture between Taiwan's VIA Technologies and China's Shanghai government, will own part of VIA's x86 processor IP assets.
Global server shipment forecast, 2021 and beyondMonday 26 October 2020
Global server shipments are expected to see a CAGR of 6.7% from 2020-2025, driven by demand for datacenter, HPC, AI and 5G related applications.
Acer releases new PCs for year-end 2020Thursday 22 October 2020
Acer has announced its latest notebooks, monitors and projectors as well as its first Chromebook that is equipped with an Arm-based processor.
Global notebook shipment forecast, 2021 and beyondWednesday 14 October 2020
Notebook shipments are expected to grow over 20% on year in 2020 thanks to demand from stay-at-home activities in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak.
Intel unveils IoT-enhanced processors to increase performance, AI, securityWednesday 30 September 2020
Intel has announced new enhanced Internet of Things (IoT) capabilities. The 11th Gen Intel Core processors, Intel Atom x6000E series, and Intel Pentium and Celeron N and J series...
IC substrate makers not to gain much from Intel, AMD resuming shipments to HuaweiThursday 24 September 2020
Both Intel and AMD reportedly have resumed shipments to Huawei after obtaining export permits from US authorities, but Taiwan's IC substrates do not expect their revenues to receive...
Highlights of the day: AMD processor share risingFriday 18 September 2020
AMD is making major gains in the notebook processor market in 2020, thanks to strong demand from the education sector. Notebook vendors having been seeking more support from AMD...
AMD to grab 20% share of notebook processor market in 2020Friday 18 September 2020
AMD is expected to see its share of the notebook processor market reach a company record-high of 20% in 2020, according to market sources.
Datacenter operators turn to liquid coolingMonday 14 September 2020
Datacenter operators have been adopting liquid cooling solutions for their facilities to improve thermal dissipation from new hardware that is generating more heat, and to address...
Leading IC suppliers vary on 2H20 growth expectationsMonday 7 September 2020
Most IC suppliers experienced weaker demand and generally poor sales results in the first half of 2020 due to the coronavirus pandemic and strained US-China trade relations. However,...
Intel launches 10nm Tiger Lake notebook processorsThursday 3 September 2020
Intel has launched its new-generation notebook processor series codenamed Tiger Lake that is built using its 10nm SuperFin technology.