Tuesday 19 September 2023
GaN power components will be cheaper than silicon ones, says EPC
Gallium Nitride (GaN) semiconductor company Efficient Power Conversion (EPC) is taking a fresh stab at the power component landscape, challenging the longstanding silicon hegemony...
Friday 15 September 2023
Gaming remains key to flagship mobile phone SoC competitiveness
Gaming continues to be one of the key competitive points of flagship smartphone SoC design in 2023, rather than generative AI as previously emphasized, according to sources.
Friday 8 September 2023
Qualcomm may be most affected by Huawei-SMIC collaboration, says DIGITIMES Research
If Huawei can revive its handset business by rolling out more 5G and other handset-related chips with support from SMIC's 14nm and 7nm manufacturing capability, Qualcomm and MediaTek...
Thursday 31 August 2023
To enhance its HBM competitiveness, SK Hynix expands packaging talents internally
The AI boom has fueled the high-performance semiconductor market. SK Hynix, in light of investment reduction, has elected to expand its HBM technology capabilities through recent...
Wednesday 30 August 2023
Samsung to upgrade NAND equipment supply chain in 2024
To enhance the competitiveness of its new generation NAND flash, Samsung Electronics is reportedly going to upgrade its NAND core equipment supply chain in 2024. Samsung has also...
Monday 28 August 2023
Taiwan works with SES and OneWeb to strengthen satellite network deployment
Taiwan's Ministry of Digital Affairs is commencing a project to strengthen domestic communication networks in case of emergencies or wartime and is collaborating with partners including...
Friday 4 August 2023
South Korea initiates major R&D project to boost chips packaging competitiveness
Recognizing the strategic importance of semiconductor packaging technology, the South Korean government is reportedly initiating a major packaging technology R&D project aimed...
Thursday 20 July 2023
South Korea looks to enhance network competitiveness with K-Network 2030 strategy
The K-Network 2030 strategy allotted a KRW625.3 billion (about US$500 million) budget for 6G mobile communication technology research and development from 2024 through 2028, eyeing...
Thursday 20 July 2023
Ethernet IC demand rising rapidly
Demand for Ethernet ICs has been increasing rapidly in line with relentless updates of various Internet devices and applications, driving more suppliers, including Taiwan-based IC...
Thursday 13 July 2023
TSMC fab expansion in Taiwan critical for preserving supply chain advantage
The continuous expansion of TSMC's fab in Taiwan, home to the world's largest pure-play foundry, is essential for preserving the country's supply chain advantages, according to industry...
Friday 7 July 2023
Frontend manufacturing yield crucial for Samsung advanced packaging competitiveness
Samsung Electronics plans to apply its in-house developed advanced packaging technology in 3nm GAA process manufacturing by 2025, but frontend manufacturing yields continue to play...
Wednesday 21 June 2023
Samsung keen on leveraging AI to boost semiconductor competitiveness
Samsung Electronics is aggressively incorporating artificial intelligence (AI) to improve its DRAM design and wafer fabrication yield, aiming to boost its product competitiveness...
Thursday 8 June 2023
SK Hynix begins mass production of 238-layer 4D NAND
SK Hynix has begun mass production of its 238-layer 4D NAND flash memory, and product compatibility testing is presently being conducted with a global smartphone manufacturer, according...
Friday 2 June 2023
MediaTek teaming up with Nvidia to take on Qualcomm in automotive market
MediaTek is partnering with Nvidia to boost its competitiveness in the automotive IC market versus Qualcomm, but Qualcomm believes its extended deployment in the industry will keep...
Wednesday 24 May 2023
Re-engage and regain competitiveness: Q&A with Intel CEO Pat Gelsinger
Intel CEO Pat Gelsinger is in Taiwan for the Intel Vision event, which is aimed at high-level executives and managers from customers and ecosystem partners. In a Q&A with the...
2023 Supply Chain Summit
Global server shipment forecast and industry analysis, 2022
Global high-end AI server shipments to soar in 2023, says DIGITIMES Research
In light of Huawei's 5G smartphone launch, US could pose even stricter sanctions, said DIGITIMES Research
Global foundry revenues anticipated to rise for 2024 despite lingering chip demand weakness, says DIGITIMES Research