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Samsung wins deal to make new Qualcomm 5G chips

The semiconductor manufacturing division of Samsung Electronics has won a deal to make new Qualcomm 5G chips, Reuters reported. Samsung will fabricate at least some...
Qualcomm 5G chipset

Qualcomm faces EU probe over supply of radio frequency chips

Qualcomm has revealed that the European Union is investigating whether the chipset supplier engaged in anti-competitive behavior by leveraging its market position in 5G...
MediaTek MT6739 chipset for 4G phones

MediaTek launches Helio chipsets for gaming smartphones

MediaTek, the 4th largest global fabless semiconductor company, has launched its Helio G70 and G80 mobile gaming-focused chipsets. MediaTek Helio Helio G70 and G80 chipsets, part...
SK Hynix chip investment in NAND

SK Hynix to cut investment this year after slashing 25% in 2019

South Korea’s SK Hynix, the world’s No.2 memory chip maker, warned that the spread of coronavirus in China could pose a threat to chip...
Apple iPhone in Japan

Broadcom signs new deal with iPhone maker Apple

Chipmaker Broadcom has entered into two multi-year agreements with iPhone maker Apple for the supply of wireless components used in its products. The agreements, “2020...
Qualcomm for mobile connectivity

Qualcomm and Audi plan deployments of C-V2X in Virginia

Qualcomm Technologies, automobile major Audi, the Virginia Department of Transportation announced plans for deployments of Cellular Vehicle-to-Everything (C-V2X) communication on northern Virginia roadways. US-based Qualcomm,...
Qualcomm for 5G

Qualcomm launches three new chips for 4G smartphones

US-based Qualcomm has launched three new mobile platforms targeting 4G smartphone manufacturing companies. Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G, Qualcomm Snapdragon 662 and Qualcomm Snapdragon 460 will offer...
TSMC for iPhones

TSMC increases Capex as it expects 5G smartphones to enhance sales

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing (TSMC) has increased its Capex plan for 2020, betting demand for 5G smartphones would add profits at the world’s top contract...
MediaTek 5G chipset

MediaTek launches Dimensity 800 Series 5G chipset

MediaTek introduced its Dimensity 800 Series 5G chipset aiming to grab more share from 5G smartphone makers. MediaTek’s Dimensity 5G chipset offers powerful system-on-chips (SoCs) with...
Qualcomm Snapdragon Ride

Qualcomm brings Snapdragon Ride for autonomous vehicles

Qualcomm announced a computing system for autonomous vehicles designed to handle everything from lane controls to full self-driving that it aims to have on...
MediaTek India MD Anku Jain

MediaTek to strengthen focus on 5G, AI and IoT in 2020

MediaTek announced that it will strengthen its focus on 5G, AI and Rich IoT in 2020 at the second edition of the MediaTek Technology Diaries knowledge...
Samsung Galaxy A8+ in India

Samsung may hike investment by $8 bn for NAND chips in China

Samsung Electronics will increase investment at its chip factory in China by $8 billion to enhance manufacturing of NAND flash memory chips. The South Korean...
Apple vs Qualcomm

Qualcomm to appeal against $873 mn fine in South Korea

Qualcomm said it would appeal a South Korean court decision on Wednesday to uphold a record $873 million fine against the U.S. chip giant...
Semiconductor revenue

Panasonic to sell loss-making semiconductor unit to Nuvoton

Panasonic said it would sell its loss-making semiconductor unit to Taiwan’s Nuvoton Technology for $250 million. The sale is part of Panasonic’s plans to cut...

Qualcomm, Siemens set up 5G SA network in 3.7-3.8 GHz band

Qualcomm Technologies, in partnership with Siemens, has demonstrated a 5G standalone (SA) network in a real industrial environment in Germany using the 3.7-3.8GHz band. The...
ARM at Hannover Messe event 2019

Arm leads smartphone and tablet GPU market ahead of Qualcomm

The smartphone and tablet GPU shipments declined 9 percent in Q2 2019, according to a report from Strategy Analytics. Arm, Qualcomm, Apple, Imagination Technologies and Intel captured the top-five unit share...



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