Telecom Chips

Qualcomm 5G Snapdragon

Qualcomm revenue grew 5% as 5G smartphone fuels sales

Qualcomm said its revenue rose about 5 percent to $5.22 billion in the second quarter ended March 29. Qualcomm sold chips at an average price...
Intel technology for 5G

Intel revenue surges 23% to $19.8 billion in Q1

Intel reported first-quarter revenue of $19.8 billion (+23 percent) fuelled by 34 percent growth in data-centric business and 14 percent rise in PC-centric business. Intel...
Qualcomm's smartphone AP revenue share 2019

Qualcomm captures over 50% share in 5G smartphone processor market

The smartphone Applications Processor (AP) market declined 3 percent to $19.6 billion in 2019, according to Strategy Analytics. Qualcomm, Apple, HiSilicon, Samsung LSI and MediaTek...
Huawei phone campaign in China

Huawei shifting production of chips to China’s SMIC from TSMC

Huawei Technologies is gradually shifting production of chips designed in-house away from Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing (TSMC) and towards Shanghai-based Semiconductor Manufacturing International (SMIC) in...
Xilinx and Samsung 5G

Xilinx wins deal to supply chips to Samsung for 5G network

American semiconductor firm Xilinx has won a deal to supply chips to Samsung Electronics for 5G networking equipment. Samsung Electronics is one of the leading...
Smartphone DRAM market

Smartphone memory chips market dips to $39.3 bn: Strategy Analytics

The global market for smartphone memory chips reached a combined value of $39.3 billion in 2019, according to a Strategy Analytics report. Samsung Memory has smartphone...
Samsung Galaxy A8+ in India

Samsung expects higher chip sales despite coronavirus

Samsung Electronics said on Wednesday the coronavirus pandemic would hurt sales of smartphones and consumer electronics this year, while demand from data centers would...
Qualcomm for mobile chips

Qualcomm Design in India Challenge winners announced

Qualcomm announced the winners of the 2019 edition of the Qualcomm Design in India Challenge. Blackfrog Technologies won the Qualcomm Design in India Challenge. Detect Technologies and Grinntech...
Broadcom chipset

Broadcom withdraws revenue forecast for 2020

Broadcom withdrew its revenue forecast for 2020 on Thursday, joining a host of chipmakers that have either cut or pulled their sales outlook due...
Intel technology for 5G

Intel intros 10nm chip for 5G base stations

Intel has unveiled new microprocessors, including a second generation Xeon processor for data centers and a 10nm chip for wireless 5G base stations. Demand from...
Qualcomm chips for mobile Internet

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,...



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