Tuesday 19 September 2023
Transsion expands into new markets
China-based Transsion Holdings, which primarily targets the African handset market, has expanded into new markets along with its chip partners MediaTek and Unisoc, according to industry...
Monday 18 September 2023
MediaTek investment in Arm reflects strategy in diversifying IPs and architecture
Arm successfully launched its IPO on Nasdaq on September 14, and Taiwan's leading IC design company, MediaTek, has also announced a US$25 million investment (approximately NT$800...
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.
Wednesday 13 September 2023
Taiwan initiates 10-year chip-driven innovation project to attract global talent, startups
Starting 2024, Taiwan will implement a 10-year chip-driven industrial innovation project aiming to attract young talent and startup teams from around the world to set up operations...
Wednesday 13 September 2023
Qualcomm to continue supplying 5G chips to Apple through 2026
Qualcomm said Monday that it will continue to supply Apple with 5G modem chips through 2026, raising concerns about the progress of Apple's in-house developed 5G chip.
Tuesday 12 September 2023
MediaTek sees August revenue hit 5-month high
MediaTek has reported August revenue climbed about 33% sequentially to a five-month high of NT$42.26 billion (US$1.32 billion).
Monday 11 September 2023
3D chiplets to steer the next advanced packaging trend
Advanced packaging and testing have become the hottest topics in the semiconductor industry in 2023, with TSMC's CoWoS packaging technology experiencing extremely high demand due...
Monday 11 September 2023
Qualcomm consolidates leading position in automotive technologies
Qualcomm announced several partnerships centered on automotive technologies at IAA Mobility 2023. It will collaborate with two-wheeler makers like Gogoro and deepen ties with Mercedes-Benz,...
Friday 8 September 2023
Competition for 3nm smartphone chips to start in 2024
With the unveiling of MediaTek's 3nm mobile SoC, the competition for next-generation smartphone chips is set to kick off in 2024.
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 7 September 2023
MediaTek develops 1st chip using TSMC 3nm process
MediaTek has successfully developed its first chip utilizing TSMC's cutting-edge 3nm technology, taping out MediaTek's flagship Dimensity system-on-chip (SoC) with volume production...
Tuesday 29 August 2023
MediaTek disposes of Andes shares
MediaTek through its investment arm has disposed of 1.652 million shares of silicon IP provider Andes Technology at a unit price of NT$420.50 (US$13.20), according to a filing with...
Monday 28 August 2023
Qualcomm, MediaTek push forward with edge AI to revitalize struggling smartphone market
After Qualcomm collaborated with Meta for on-device AI applications, MediaTek quickly followed suit, implying an intensifying competition between the mobile SoC giants amid a weak...
Friday 25 August 2023
MediaTek leverages Meta LLM to enhance on-device generative AI in edge devices
MediaTek has announced that it is working closely with Llama 2, the next-generation open-source large language model (LLM) developed by Meta. Using Meta's LLM along with MediaTek's...
Friday 25 August 2023
Few Taiwanese IC design firms currently benefit from cloud AI trend
Only a few Taiwanese IC design firms are reaping the benefits from the current cloud AI trend driven by the rise of generative AI, according to industry sources.
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