RF GaAs takes a dive

Revenue from RF GaAs-enabled devices fell by nearly 6% in 2019, marking the biggest decline since 2004, reports Strategy Analytics. The reason is  declining smartphone shipments but these will return to [...]

2020-04-03T02:02:09+00:00April 3rd, 2020|Sector news|

Huawei hits back at US

Huawei's chairman Eric Xu warned the US government against its anti-Huawei measures when he presented the company's annual report earlier today. "The Chinese government will not just stand by and watch [...]

2020-04-01T13:00:12+00:00April 1st, 2020|Sector news|

Q1 foundry revenues up 30% y-o-y

Q1 foundry revenues are expected to be 2% down q-o-q but 30% up y-o-y, says TrendForce. TSMC is expected to see  full capacity for its 7nm  and 90% capacity utilization for [...]

2020-03-24T22:00:13+00:00March 24th, 2020|Sector news|

Enea plots 5G roll-out strategies

37% of mobile operators say they will begin deploying 5G standalone (SA) within the next two years, according to a survey of 41 mobile operators  by Enea. The survey shows that [...]

2020-03-13T04:00:12+00:00March 13th, 2020|Sector news|

mmWave synthesiser chip covers 172MHz – 18GHz

Renesas has introduced a mmWave synthesiser for 5G and broadband wireless applications. "We developed our 8V97003 for mmWave radios, ensuring it meets demanding frequency range, phase noise, and output power requirements," [...]

2020-03-12T02:02:10+00:00March 12th, 2020|Sector news|