Telecom Chips

Micron financials Q1 fiscal 2023

Micron to cut 10% jobs, Capex due to low demand

Chipmaker Micron Technology announced it will reduce employees by 10 percent next year due to tough business conditions in the semiconductor market. US-based Micron Technology...
Intel technology for 5G

Intel to split graphic chips business unit into two

Intel has decided to split its graphic chips business unit into two in order to better compete with Nvidia and Advanced Micro Devices (AMD). Intel will...
Toshiba low-voltage MOSFETs

Toshiba to construct new plant for power semiconductors

Toshiba Electronic Devices & Storage announced it will construct a facility for power semiconductors at its Himeji Operations – Semiconductor, in Hyogo Prefecture in...
Renesas semiconductor

Chipmaker Renesas halts Beijing plant as COVID spreads

Japan’s Renesas Electronics has suspended work at its Beijing chip plant because of COVID-19 infections and will keep it closed for several days. Renesas, the...
YMTC semiconductor business

YMTC could abandon market for 3D NAND flash: TrendForce

Chinese memory manufacturer YMTC is at risk of exiting the market for 3D NAND Flash products by 2024 following its formal placement on the...
YMTC semiconductor business

US adds memory chipmaker YMTC to trade blacklist

The U.S. government has added Chinese memory chipmaker YMTC and 21 major Chinese players in the artificial intelligence chip sector to a trade blacklist. The...
Qualcomm Wi-Fi 7 Immersive Home Platforms

Qualcomm intros Wi-Fi 7-capable chipsets

Chip-maker Qualcomm has unveiled Wi-Fi 7-capable chipsets as a part of its new “Immersive Home Platform”, which are built to support the latest high-speed...
BE Semiconductor

China may offer $143 bn support package for its semiconductor industry

China is planning to offer more than 1 trillion yuan ($143 billion) support package for its semiconductor industry, Reuters news report said. Beijing plans to...
SK Hynix chip investment in NAND

SK Hynix develops the world’s fastest server DRAM product

SK hynix has developed samples of DDR5 Multiplexer Combined Ranks (MCR) Dual In-line Memory Module, the world’s fastest server DRAM product. The new product will...
Marvell Spica Gen2 800Gbps PAM4 electro-optics platform

Marvell sampling Spica Gen2 800Gbps PAM4 platform

Marvell Technology announced it is sampling its Spica Gen2 800Gbps PAM4 electro-optics platform, designed to boost bandwidth and performance in cloud data centers. The Spica Gen2...
BE Semiconductor

LA Semiconductor buys Idaho fabrication plant from onsemi

LA Semiconductor, a semiconductor foundry for analog, mixed signal and power products, announced the purchase of the Pocatello, Idaho fabrication plant from onsemi, a...
Broadcom financials

Broadcom forecast $8.9 bn revenue, signaling demand from data centers and networking

Broadcom forecast first-quarter revenue of about $8.9 billion, signaling strong demand for chips used in data centers and networking equipment. Companies are increasingly investing in...
SMIC at a trade event

SMIC raises capital expenditure to $6.6 billion

SMIC has raised its capital expenditure for 2022 by 32 percent to $6.6 billion despite the US government expanding its export controls against China. The...
Revenue of top foundries in Q3 2022

Revenue of foundries up 6% to $35.21 bn: TrendForce

Total revenue of the global top 10 foundries rose 6 percent QoQ to $35.21 billion for 3Q22, according to TrendForce. TrendForce forecasts that the total revenue...
MediaTek Dimensity 8200 chipset

MediaTek brings Dimensity 8200 chipset for premium 5G smartphones

MediaTek announced the launch of Dimensity 8200 chipset for premium 5G smartphones. 5G smartphones powered by Dimensity 8200 chipset will offer better connectivity, gaming, multimedia, displays...
TSMC for iPhones

TSMC to triple investment to $40 bn for chip plants in Arizona

Taiwan chipmaker TSMC plans to build a second chip plant in Arizona and more than triple its initial investment to $40 billion. Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing...



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