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  • TSMC+partners+with+MA%2Dtek+and+iST+on+advanced+IC+analysis
    Robust orders for advanced fabrication and packaging services at TSMC have prompted the foundry to team up with Materials Analysis Technology (MA-tek) and Integrated Service Technology...
  • TDDI+chip+prices+continue+to+slide
    Prices of TDDI (touch with display driver integration) chips are expected to drop another 10-20% in 2020, according to sources at Taiwan-based fabless chipmakers, which expressed...
  • TSMC+gearing+up+for+robust+testing+demand+for+iPhone+chips
    TSMC has placed orders for several hundred sets of test equipment with Teradyne, and will install the tools at the foundry's new advanced backend plant in northern Taiwan, according...
  • UMC enters supply chain for Sony CIS

    Thursday 12 December 2019
    Acquiring+MIFS+is+in+line+with+UMC%27s+increased+focus+on+specialty+process+nodes
    United Microelectronics (UMC), through its takeover of Mie Fujitsu Semiconductor (MIFS), has entered the supply chain for Sony's CMOS image sensors, according to industry sources.
  • Global+semi+equipment+sales+to+rebound+in+2020
    Global semiconductor manufacturing equipment sales will drop 10.5% to US$57.6 billion in 2019 from last year's historic peak of US$64.4 billion but stage a 2020 recovery and set a...
  • GCS, Epistar strengthen tie-up

    Wednesday 11 December 2019
    GCS+and+Epistar+are+strengthening+their+partnerships
    Pure-play compound semiconductor wafer foundry Global Communication Semiconductors (GCS) has enhanced its strategic partnership with Epistar by investing in Epistar's China-based...
  • TSMC+has+reported+sales+increase+for+November
    Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) saw its November revenues increase 1.7% sequentially, while revenues at United Microelectronics (UMC) and Vanguard International...
  • Sony+sees+strong+CIS+sales
    TSMC has obtained orders for CMOS image sensors from Sony, and will fabricate the chips using 40nm process technology at Fab 14A in Tainan, southern Taiwan, according to a recent...
  • Qualcomm
    TSMC uses its N7, the foundry's 7nm process without EUV, to fabricate Qualcomm's latest flagship processor, Snapdragon 865 series. Nevertheless, its Snapdragon 765 chips are being...
  • TSMC+to+kick+off+3nm+production+in+2022
    TSMC is firmly on track to move 5nm process technology to commercial production in the first half of 2020 and will kick off production of chips built using a newer 3nm process node...
  • Taiwan%27s+IC+designers+are+seeking+to+form+tighter+ties+with+China%27s+foundries
    More Taiwan-based IC design houses are moving to strengthen partnerships with foundries in China so as to land more orders from Chinese brand vendors seeking to cut reliance on US...
  • Powerchip+chairman
    Powerchip Semiconductor Manufacturing (PSMC), a foundry subsidiary of Powerchip Technology, has enjoyed robust demand for smartphone-use sensors which is filling its 12-inch fab ca...
  • Qualcomm intros new 5G SoC lineup

    Thursday 5 December 2019
    Qualcomm+Snapdragon+865+and+765+series
    Qualcomm has introduced its new Snapdragon 865 and 765 seies SoC chips designed for 5G-capable Android smartphones slated for launch in 2020. TSMC and Samsung Foundry reportedly are...
  • UMC+co%2Dpresident+SC+Chien
    Taiwan's pure-play foundry UMC will see clear growth momentum in 2020 come from ever-increasing chips foundry demand for 5G applications, with clients moving actively to pull in shipments...
  • 5G+devices+are+driving+demand
    GaAs foundry Advanced Wireless Semiconductor (AWSC) is gearing up for capacity expansion to satisfy ever-expanding demand for 5G RF (radio frequency), PA (power amplifier), WiFi 6...
  • UMC+puts+increased+focus+on+specialty+process+technology
    Pure-play foundry UMC has kicked off risk production for 5G RF switches using its 12-inch wafer fabrication lines, which are also looking to be validated for other 5G chip designs,...
  • NOR+flash+demand+is+being+driven+by+rising+popularity+of+TWS+earbuds
    The supply of NOR flash memory is likely to fall short of demand in 2020, with the gap estimated at up to 10%, according to industry sources.
  • MediaTek intros new-gen 5G SoC

    Wednesday 27 November 2019
    High%2Dlevel+executives+at+TSMC+and+other+major+Taiwan%2Dbased+chipmakers+participate+in+MediaTek%27s+5G+
    MediaTek held a press conference on November 26 to introduce the new generation of its 5G SoC chips, with guests including TSMC VP Lora Ho, a number of high-ranking executives from...
  • MC+Huang%2C+deputy+director+of+TSMC+smart+production+center
    Wafer fabrication is one of the world's most complicated manufacturing sectors, highlighted by the fact that TSMC's latest fab, with a monthly capacity of over 100,000 wafers, has...
  • TSMC 7nm chip supply remains tight

    Tuesday 26 November 2019
    TSMC+sees+strong+demand+for+its+advanced+manufacturing+nodes
    TSMC continues to see its 7nm manufacturing processes run at full utilization, according to sources at fabless chipmakers who said new orders placed recently cannot be fulfilled at...
  • TSMC Nanjing swings to quarterly profit

    Tuesday 26 November 2019
    TSMC+to+expand+its+Nanjing+fab+capacity
    TSMC Nanjing Company has reported its first quarterly profit for the third quarter, which narrowed its losses to NT$1.41 billion (US$46.1 million) in the first three quarters of 2019...
  • Global+Unichip+and+Alchip+have+seen+clear+order+visibility+through+the+first+half+of+2020
    Buoyed by strong demand for NRE and ASIC design services, Global Unichip and Alchip have seen clear order visibility through the first half of 2020 and are expected to smoothly fulfill...
  • HSMC+CEO+Shang%2Dyi+Chiang
    Wuhan Hongxin Semiconductor Manufacturing (HSMC), a logic IC foundry founded in late 2017, is gearing up for 14nm and 7nm process manufacturing eyeing to be China's most advanced...
  • Semiconductor+equipment+makers+see+rising+demand
    The three-month average of worldwide billings of North American equipment manufacturers climbed to a 14-month high of US$2.11 billion in October 2019, according to SEMI.
  • PSMC+has+seen+improved+profitability
    Powerchip Semiconductor Manufacturing (PSMC), a foundry subsidiary of Powerchip Technology, has seen its order visibility improve and managed to return to monthly profits in the second...
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