525 news items tagged Micron
Pachinko upgrades to boost NAND flash demandMonday 25 May 2020
Upgrades in Japanese-made pachinko game machines are set to play a driver of NAND flash demand growth in 2020, according to industry sources.
Micron delivers client NVMe performance and value SSDs with QLC NANDFriday 15 May 2020
Micron Technology has announced new client solid-state drives (SSD) that bring NVMe performance to client computing applications, freeing laptops, workstations and other portables...
Highlights of the day: Micron scaling up 1znm DRAM chip production in TaiwanWednesday 13 May 2020
Taiwan plays an increasingly important role for Micron Technology, which is ramping up production for its DDR4 DRAM chips built using 1znm...
Micron ramping 1znm DRAM chip output in TaiwanWednesday 13 May 2020
Micron Technology has gradually scaled up production of DDR4 DRAM chips built using 1z-nanometer process technology at its factory site in central Taiwan, according to sources familiar...
New Motorola flagship phone features Micron LPDDR5 DRAMFriday 24 April 2020
Micron Technology has announced integration of its low-power DDR5 DRAM into Motorola's new Edge+ smartphone, bringing the full potential of the 5G experience to consumers. Micron...
Specialty semiconductor chemicals in strong demand for advanced processesThursday 16 April 2020
Taiwan's suppliers of specialty chemicals for semiconductors will continue to enjoy strong demand in 2020 for process chemicals needed to support advanced fabrication and backend...
Micron announces QLC SSD for data centersThursday 9 April 2020
Micron Technology has announced its new 5210 ION enterprise SATA SSD based on the company's advanced QLC NAND technology.
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.
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...
China NOR flash industry output slowsWednesday 11 March 2020
The coronavirus outbreak is set to erode more than 10% of China's overall NOR flash memory output in 2020, according to industry sources.
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...
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...
TSMC showcases InFO_PoP packaging tech at Nepcon Japan 2020Thursday 16 January 2020
Nepcon Japan 2020 running January 15-17 in Tokyo saw its first-day semiconductor forum steal the show with heavyweight firms TSMC and Micron shedding light on latest packaging technologies...
Nanya to move 10nm DRAM technology to risk production in 2H20Monday 13 January 2020
DRAM chipmaker Nanya Technology has developed 10nm process technology in-house, with risk production to kick off in the second half of 2020, according to the Taiwan-based company.
Micron starts sampling 1znm DDR5Thursday 9 January 2020
Micron Technology has begun sampling DDR5 Registered DIMMs (RDIMM) based on its 1znm process technology, according to the company.
NAND flash prices to rise by up to 40% in 2020Thursday 2 January 2020
NAND flash contract prices are forecast to rise by up to 40% in 2020, according to sources at memory chipmakers.
LPDDR5 to become new DRAM standard for 5G smartphones in 2020Monday 30 December 2019
LPDDR5 mobile DRAM is expected to be widely adopted in 5G smartphones in 2020 with Samsung Electronics set to feature its in-house made LPDDR5 memory in its flagship 5G smartphones...
DRAM, NAND flash supply may see double-digit shortfalls in 2H20Monday 2 December 2019
The memory sector is expected to resume growth momentum in 2020 thanks to steady increase in demand for 5G and server applications, with DRAM and NAND flash to see supply shortfalls...
NOR flash supply likely to fall short of demand in 2020Wednesday 27 November 2019
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.
Former Elpida CEO joins China state-owned chipmakerTuesday 19 November 2019
Tsinghua Unigroup has announced the appointment of Yukio Sakamoto, the former CEO for Japan's Elpida Memory, as senior VP of Unigroup and head of the group's Japan-based unit.
Cleanroom constructor UIS posts profit surgeMonday 18 November 2019
Taiwan-based United Information Systems (UIS) has reported net profit surged 44.3% from a year earlier to NT$2.03 billion (US$66.7 million) in the first three quarters of 2019. EPS...