Wednesday 20 September 2023
Samsung's NAND plant in China faces process upgrade dilemma; shifting capacity to power semiconductors could be viable solution
As the US-China conflict continues to intensify, Samsung Electronics' NAND Flash plant in Xi'an, China, is increasingly stuck in a process upgrade dilemma. On the one hand, with the...
Friday 15 September 2023
Chinese memory module firms offering low prices to compete for market share
Chinese memory module makers are gaining market shares with competitive pricing for their products, according to industry sources.
Thursday 14 September 2023
Arm to dominate automotive IC architecture for next 10 years
Arm's chip architecture is anticipated to maintain its lead in the automotive IC market over the next 10 years, industry sources believe.
Friday 1 September 2023
New Huawei smartphone may inhibit next-gen iPhone sales in China
The just-launched Huawei Mate 60 Pro smartphone has the potential to impede the sales of the next-generation iPhones in the Chinese market, according to market sources.
Wednesday 30 August 2023
Chinese IC design houses aggressive in price cuts
Chinese IC design houses continue to exhibit a proactive approach toward reducing prices, which has the potential to trigger a new wave of mergers within the industry, according to...
Tuesday 29 August 2023
Unimicron Suzhou plans listing in China
Unimicron Technology (Suzhou), an 86%-owned subsidiary of IC substrate and PCB maker Unimicron Technology, will submit for China's A-share listing, according to the parent company...
Monday 7 August 2023
IPC makers downbeat about 3Q23 shipments
Taiwan's industrial PC (IPC) makers are downbeat about their shipment momentum in the third quarter of 2023, due partly to the end of shipment deferral resulting from shortages of...
Wednesday 26 July 2023
Taiwanese foldable phone material manufacturer aims to break Japan-Korea oligopoly by targeting China market
Amidst the lackluster shipments of smartphones, foldable phones have continued to grow and have become a market focus. Taiwan-based U-Best Innovative has been developing Hard Coat...
Monday 17 July 2023
Intel AI chip sales in China to face market, time tests
With widespread speculation about the US government considering further restrictions on the export of Nvidia's A800 and H800 GPUs to China, Intel has chosen this opportune moment...
Friday 14 July 2023
Intel keen to address AI computing power gap in China with customized Gaudi 2 chips
It appears that Intel strategically announced the launch of its customized AI processor, Habana Gaudi 2, for the Chinese market at a press conference held July 11 in Beijing, shortly...
Friday 14 July 2023
With protectionism intensifying in China, how should Taiwan's semiconductor supply chain respond?
Amid the ongoing US-China trade war, Chinese communication system giants such as Huawei and ZTE have taken a low-key approach on the international stage, but back in their home country,...
Thursday 6 July 2023
LCD sales in China limp despite consumer market rebound
LCD monitor global shipments have suffered a discouraging downturn in the first half of 2023, with shipment volumes seeing a 20% year-over-year decrease in Q1. The slump prompted...
Thursday 6 July 2023
Notebook sales picking up in China
Notebook sales in China, particularly of high-end models, have increased recently, according to market sources.
Wednesday 28 June 2023
Japanese IC equipment makers see increased China-bound shipments for mature process apps
Japanese suppliers of semiconductor materials and equipment have shown mixed business performances under stricter restrictions on exports of advanced equipment and materials to China,...
Tuesday 27 June 2023
Samsung's investment in Japan: advantages and disadvantages
Following the G7 Summit held May 19–21 in Hiroshima, the geopolitical war surrounding semiconductors is heating up in Northeast Asia. In response to the increasing intensity...
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