Telecom Chips

Qualcomm 5G Modem Optimized for IIoT

Qualcomm leads cellular IoT module chipset market

Cellular IoT module chipset shipments grew 35 percent during the first quarter this year, reports Counterpoint Research. Qualcomm leads the global cellular IoT module chipset...
Smartphone Memory market size Q1 2022

Samsung, SK Hynix and Micron face drop in demand in smartphone memory

The global smartphone memory market revenue dropped to touch $11.5 billion in Q1 2022, according to Strategy Analytics. Samsung Memory, SK Hynix and Micron faced a drop in demand...
STMicroelectronics unit in France

STMicro, GlobalFoundries plan $5.7 bn chip factory in France

Chipmakers STMicroelectronics and GlobalFoundries are planning a $5.7 billion semiconductor factory in France. STMicroelectronics and GlobalFoundries, the leading semiconductor companies, did not disclose their investment plan...
DRAM price reduction prediction

DRAM price to drop by nearly 10% due to poor demand: TrendForce

DRAM price is set to drop by nearly 10 percent quarter-on-quarter in Q3 2022 due to sluggish demand in PC and server businesses, according...
Samsung Foundry chip production with 3nm GAA architecture

Samsung starts chip production using 3nm process technology, beating TSMC

Samsung Electronics, the global leader in semiconductor technology, has started production of its 3-nanometer (nm) process node applying Gate-All-Around (GAA) transistor architecture -- beating...
Renesas semiconductor

Chipmaker Renesas to work with Tejas Networks on network solutions

Chipmaker Renesas Electronics will work with Tejas Networks, a Tata Group company, on wireless network solutions including 5G. The products will initially be for...
Arm Compute Solutions for mobile gaming

Arm launches new chip technology for smartphone games

Arm Ltd, the British chip technology firm owned by SoftBank Group, has unveiled a set of new chip technologies aimed at enhancing customer experience...
MediaTek India

MediaTek to set up design center in Indiana

Taiwan’s MediaTek, the world’s fourth largest chip designer by revenue, plans to create a new design center in Indiana in partnership with Purdue University,...
GlobalWafers CEO Doris Hsu

GlobalWafers to invest $5 bn in Texas for silicon wafers plant

Taiwan’s GlobalWafers is planning to make an investment of $5 billion on a new plant in Texas to make silicon wafers used in semiconductors,...
Intel technology for 5G

Intel delays building of $20 bn semiconductor factory in Ohio

Intel has delayed plans to build its $20 billion semiconductor factory in the US over CHIPS Act, a $52 billion funding package for chip...
Intel India design and engineering center in Bengaluru

Intel expands Bengaluru center to accommodate 2,000 employees

Intel India has added a new center with 4.53 lakh sq. ft of space across two towers in Bengaluru to accommodate 2,000 employees. Intel India’s...
Renesas sensor solutions for IoT

Renesas intros ZSSC3281 sensor signal conditioning (SSC) IC

Renesas Electronics, a supplier of semiconductor solutions, has introduced ZSSC3281 sensor signal conditioning (SSC) IC for amplification, digitization, and sensor-specific correction of sensor signals. These...
MediaTek Dimensity 9000+ chipset for 5G smartphones

MediaTek intros Dimensity 9000+ chipset for 5G smartphones

MediaTek announced the launch of Dimensity 9000+ chipset for supplying to the makers of 5G smartphones. The Dimensity 9000+ system-on-chip (SoC) integrates Arm’s v9 CPU architecture...
Arm based mobile chip market

Arm-based mobile market outperforms x86-based market

The Arm-based mobile computing chip market (smartphones, tablets and notebook PCs) grew 27 percent to $35.1 billion in 2021, according to Strategy Analytics. Qualcomm, Apple and...
TSMC for iPhones

TSMC says it will have advanced ASML chipmaking tool in 2024

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing (TSMC) said the world’s biggest chipmaker will have the next version of ASML Holding’s most advanced chipmaking tool in 2024. The tool called...
SK Hynix chip investment in NAND

SK Hynix selects Lam’s innovative dry resist fabrication technology

Lam Research announced that South Korean chipmaker SK Hynix has selected Lam’s innovative dry resist fabrication technology as a development tool of record for...



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