Wideband transceiver for base stations

ADI has introduced a  wideband transceiver within its RadioVerseTM design and technology ecosystem. The ADRV9026 is designed to support base station applications including single and multi-standard 3G/4G/5G macrocell base stations, massive [...]

2019-12-02T17:00:10+00:00December 2nd, 2019|Sector news|

Qualcomm expects fast 5G adoption

Yesterday, at its analyst day, Qualcomm said there will be between 175 million and 225 million 5G smartphones in 2020,  more than 450 million in 2021 and over 750 million in [...]

2019-11-20T20:00:11+00:00November 20th, 2019|Sector news|

DRAM shipments rise as ASPs fall

Q3 DRAM revenue rose 4% ending three quarters of QoQ decline as server and smartphone customers pulled shipments forward, says DRAMeXchange. However profit margins were reduced as ASPs fell 20%. Samsung [...]

2019-11-19T18:00:12+00:00November 19th, 2019|Smartphone brands|

Qualcomm Q3 sales down $1bn y-o-y

Qualcomm reported a calendar Q3 profit of $506 million on sales of $4.81 billion which were 17% down from $5.83 billion a year ago. The company expects calendar Q4 sales of between [...]

2019-11-07T17:02:12+00:00November 7th, 2019|Sector news|

Huawei phone sales soar

After suffering five consecutive quarters of declines, Q3 smartphone sales grew 1.2% y-o-y to 360.1 million units from the 355.8 million units of Q3 2018. While Samsung remained No.1,  the No. [...]

2019-11-01T17:00:11+00:00November 1st, 2019|Smartphone brands|