Samsung to begin investing in new domestic memory chip line

Samsung Electronics Co Ltd has decided to begin investment to build a second memory chip line at its Pyeongtaek production facilities in South Korea, Yonhap news agency reported on Wednesday. Chipmakers are investing heavily to meet booming demand for semiconductors...

Wistron appears to speculate $1 bn to arrange PCB manufacturing unit in Bengaluru

Wistron, one of the leading Taiwanese contract manufacturers, is looking at relocating a printed circuit board (PCB) manufacturing plant from to Bengaluru, entailing an investment of around $1 billion (about Rs 64 billion). Said to be one of the...

Google hires key chip designer from Apple to develop its own chipsets

Google is ramping up its chip development efforts by hiring leading engineers from Apple. The search giant has hired several key talent from Apple including well-regarded chip designer John Bruno. Bruno has updated his LinkedIn profile to reflect that he has...

Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 could be manufactured by TSMC: Report

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. is known for making the A11 Bionic chip used on the Apple iPhone X. But since last two years chipsets deployed in high end Android smartphones -- the Snapdragon 820 and the Snapdragon 835 --...

New FTP policy extends Rs 369 crore MEIS benefit to ESDM sector

The government has recently unveiled ‘Mid Term review of Foreign Trade Policy’ with some positive changes for electronics and telecom industry. Under, the revised policy Rs 369 crores has been allocated for the enhanced Merchandise Exports for India Scheme...

MediaTek SoCs are optimized and ready for Android Oreo (Go edition)

MediaTek Inc. today announced that it is a System-on-Chip (SoC) partner for providing Google's Android Oreo (Go edition) software to smartphone makers, and after a deep collaboration with Google, MediaTek's MT6739, MT6737, and MT6580 SoCs, among others, now have...

Samsung begins 512GB memory chips production

Taking smartphone storage solution to an entirely new level, Samsung Electronics on Wednesday announced that it has begun mass production of the first 512GB memory chip for next-generation mobile devices.  Utilising Samsung's latest 64-layer, 512-GB V-NAND chips, the new 512GB...

RS India invests Rs 3 billion in Swiss quality and precision tech unit in...

In a bid to match Swiss quality and precision standards for job-works and intermediate services for other industries, Rajasthan-based RS India has invested Rs 3 billion in the manufacturing unit. The processes at the unit will be machining, sheet metal, surface treatment, painting powder...

M&M to make electric vehicle components in-house

Mahindra & Mahindra group will manufacture all key components that go into an electric vehicle itself as India’s largest utility vehicle maker prepares for the next transition in the automobile industry amid the government’s push to cut dependence on...

Gartner says worldwide semiconductor revenue to reach $411 billion in 2017

Worldwide semiconductor revenue is forecast to total $411.1 billion in 2017, an increase of 19.7 percent from 2016, according to Gartner, Inc. This represents the strongest growth since the 2010 recovery from the financial crisis when revenue increased by...

Toshiba is set to sell its memory chip unit for $18.3 billion

Japan's embattled Toshiba Corp. is set to sell its memory chip unitto a consortium led by Western Digital Corp for about 2 trillion yen ($18.3 billion), the Nikkan Kogyo business daily said on Tuesday without citing sources. Toshiba plans to make a formal decision on...

Jio Phones success will boost Spreadtrum’s revenue by 25 per cent in FY18, says...

After bagging the contract of manufacturing chipsets for Jio Phones, Shanghai-based mobile device chip maker company Spreadtrum said that the company is hoping to see an increase of close to 25 percent in its revenue with Jio Phones success...

Huawei claims to beat Samsung and Apple with its AI based chip

The telecom giant Huawei Technology is all set to launch its first advanced chip loaded with artificial intelligence features such as instant image recognition to take on rivals Samsung and Apple. Dubbed as Kirin 970, this powerful chip is powered...

High GST rate on cables, wires, electronic components to lead to inflation

Fearing higher GST rates on wires, cables & electronic components could have a crippling effect on the manufacturers, industry associations have demanded lower GST rate of 18 percent for these key products. While the current effective tax rate for...

Follow Us

7,611FansLike
5,600FollowersFollow
15,686SubscribersSubscribe

Recent Posts

EXICOM wins 2nd set of EV chargers under the EESL procurement program

EXICOM has won tender to deploy EV chargers under the Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL) procurement program at different locations in the country. These...

Xiaomi targets Indian TV market, plans to go Reliance Jio way

Chinese technology giant Xiaomi is planning to disrupt the Indian TV space  the way Reliance Jio disrupted the telecom space, the company’s founder Lei Jun said in an interview with...

Charanka solar park power generation to touch 790 MW

Solar power generation capacity at Charanka Solar Park in Patan district, the first such project in the country, is soon expected to touch 790...

Revival of Nokia unit to usher in new life into Tamil Nadu

The tax disputed Nokia plant in Chennai is back in the market for acquisition. According to government officials, Taiwanese contract electronic manufacturer Foxconn is...

BorgWarner eyes electric & hybrid vehicles market in India

US-based BorgWarner is preparing itself to meet the evolving requirements of the vehicle manufacturers for the electric powertrain by stepping into the Indian market soon. ET Auto...
Copy Protected by Chetan's WP-Copyprotect.