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...
Tuesday 12 September 2023
Samsung and SK Hynix building 2,000 I/O ports on HBM4
Samsung Electronics and SK Hynix are trying to dominate the rapidly growing high-bandwidth memory (HBM) market both through expanding capacities and revolutionizing the next-generation...
Tuesday 12 September 2023
Samsung, SK Hynix to catch up with TSMC in IC packaging with government help
According to Korean media Money S, the South Korean government and major semiconductor firms have signed a "Semiconductor Advanced Packaging Technology Cooperation Development...
Thursday 7 September 2023
SK Hynix investigates use of its chips in Huawei phone
SK Hynix Inc. has opened an investigation into the use of its chips in the latest phone from Huawei Technologies Co., after a teardown of the device revealed its memory and flash...
Wednesday 6 September 2023
SK Hynix reclaims no. 2 DRAM vendor spot with global market share exceeding 30% in 2Q23
As generative AI keeps driving demand for high bandwidth memory (HBM), the global DRAM market landscape is also undergoing changes, with SK Hynix's global DRAM market share exceeding...
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
With its exemption from US chip export ban on China set to expire, what is the South Korean supply chain's next step?
The tension between China and the US has put South Korea in an awkward position. Recently, it's reported that Samsung Electronics and SK Hynix are set to receive another one-year...
Wednesday 30 August 2023
SK Hynix accelerates high-NA DRAM development, with trial production set for 2024
After achieving breakthroughs in production technologies for high bandwidth memory (HBM) and 300-layer NAND flash chips, SK Hynix is accelerating the development of the next-generation...
Monday 28 August 2023
Samsung and SK Hynix hitch ride with AI semiconductors as Nvidia's performance soar
Seeing Nvidia's excellent revenue performance in the second quarter of 2023 and the reported plan to expand the production of AI chips like H100, South Korean memory makers like Samsung...
Thursday 24 August 2023
AI server shipments forecast to top 300,000 units in 2024, says DIGITIMES Research
High-end AI server shipments are forecast to reach 337,000 units in 2024, with the generative AI market reaching US$109 billion by 2030, at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of...
Monday 21 August 2023
HBM memory bit supply to soar in 2024
According to a recent report by TrendForce, memory manufacturers are expanding their production capacities to satisfy the rising demand for processors designed in-house by CSPs. This...
Monday 21 August 2023
SK Hynix releases HBM3E and sends samples to Nvidia
SK Hynix has successfully developed a next-generation high bandwidth memory (HBM) called HBM3E, and has provided samples to Nvidia for performance evaluation, according to a company...
Thursday 17 August 2023
Samsung said to mass produce over-300-layer 3D NAND chips in 2024 with double-stack process
To solidify its leading position in the NAND flash market, Samsung Electronics reportedly plans to again utilize a double-stack technology for manufacturing 3D NAND over 300 layers,...
Thursday 17 August 2023
With TSMC set to build factory in Germany, will Samsung and SK Hynix expand to Europe for ESG?
With the rise of trade protectionism around the world, European countries have been actively inviting semiconductor companies to establish local factories. However, even as TSMC decides...
Tuesday 15 August 2023
Samsung and SK Hynix memory inventory remains high and needs further output cuts
Although Samsung Electronics and SK Hynix are aggressively cutting their memory production, the inventory level of the two companies has reached KRW 50 trillion (US$37.4 billion)...
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