Wednesday 20 September 2023
Taiwan, US delegations explore cybersecurity, 5G, EV cooperation and investment opportunities at Taipei forum
A Taiwan-US supply chain partnership forum held in Taipei alongside the US Business Day on September 19 saw delegations of government and corporate representatives from both sides...
Monday 18 September 2023
Could Arm rely on licensing customized SoC solutions beyond standard IPs as new profit booster after IPO?
With SoftBank-backed IP giant Arm launching a blockbuster IPO (initial public offering) on the US Nasdaq market on September 14 at a unit share price of US$51, its CEO Rene Haas bears...
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.
Thursday 14 September 2023
BIWIN embedded storage solution for high-end smart watches: BIWIN LPDDR4X 144-ball ePOP with Qualcomm 5100 SoC platform certification
Trends in smart wearables head towards multi-functional integration, longer battery life, and smoother user experience, placing higher requirements on chips to deliver smaller size,...
Wednesday 13 September 2023
What to know about Arm's feud with Qualcomm ahead of its IPO
Arm Holdings Ltd. launched a risky legal brawl with Qualcomm Inc. a year ago that looms over the British chip company as it goes public this week.
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
Apple extends modem deal with Qualcomm, highlighting challenges in building in-house alternatives
Despite years of development for in-house modem chips, Apple agreed to extend its procurement agreement to source them from Qualcomm by three years, showing how challenging it is...
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
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...
Monday 4 September 2023
Where does Huawei's Mate 60 Pro SoC come from?
Huawei's Mate 60 Pro recently made an unexpected debut, sparking curiosity among Chinese consumers that the model might not necessarily carry truly top-notch SoC specs. In a public...
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...
Tuesday 22 August 2023
Qualcomm, Bosch bet on software-defined vehicles
Automotive suppliers such as Bosch, Continental, Arm and Amazon Web Services are optimistic about the future of software-defined vehicles (SDV). Leading IC design company Qualcomm...
Monday 21 August 2023
Handset chip backend houses pin hopes on new iPhones to bolster basic shipments in 2H23
Taiwan's mobile phone chips backend supply chain players have recently expressed pessimism about the handset application market outlook. Major OSATs ASE Technology and King Yuan Electronics,...
Friday 18 August 2023
Qualcomm and MediaTek partner to facilitae LLM on Xiaomi smartphones
As 2023 becomes the year for large language models (LLMs), Lei Jun, Chairman and CEO of Xiaomi, emphasized recently that fully embracing LLMs is Xiaomi's upcoming strategy. Enabling...
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DIGITIMES Research Special Report Databases
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