Tuesday, January 24, 2017
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Sprint is Buying Stake in Tidal
Xiaomi's Global Vice President Hugo Barra is Leaving the Company
Samsung Announces Cause of Galaxy Note7 Incidents, Shares Quality Assurance Measures
Hon Hai chief Mulls US$7 Billion Display Panel Investment in U.S.
Apple Sues Qualcomm Over Patent Royalties
Sharp Establishes New Research and Development Center for Home Appliances in China
Samsung Seeks Arbitration Over LCD Supply Halt
Canon May Invest In Toshiba's Chip Business
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > Graphics Cards > Nvidia ...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Tuesday, August 24, 2004
Nvidia postpones delivery of 20,000 uncut wafers


Nvidia has postponed the delivery of about 20,000 processed uncut wafers of its GeForce FX5200 from Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC).

This in order to avoid a further buildup of its entry-level graphics chips inventory, according to sources at Taiwan graphics card makers and distributors.

Instead of being delivered to testing and packaging companies for back-end processing, the wafers will remain at TSMC's warehouse.

Inventories of Nvidia's entry-level graphics chips, including the GeForce MX4000 and GeForce FX5200, held by the chipmaker, graphics card makers and Taiwan distributors currently total about five million units, or just slightly less than the six million chips Nvidia ships quarterly, the sources said.

Sales of Nvidia's entry-level graphics chips were negatively affected by the introduction of the Intel 915G chipset, the sources noted.

The high inventories have pushed down the prices of the MX4000 and FX5200 chips in the channel. The price of the MX4000 has dropped about 10% to US$11-12, while the price of the FX5200 has fallen about 20% to US$16, according to the sources.

Sales of the 915 and PCIe integrated graphics chips are expected to gain momentum in the fourth quarter, which will add to the pressure on Nvidia and the distributors to clear out the inventory of entry-level graphics chips, the source asserted.

From DigiTimes



Previous
Next
BTC gains the Award of the "Eurotrade 2004 Best of Taiwan's Best"        All News        CMC Magnetics will begin making 16x DVD+R discs for Philips
Asustek to launch entry-level X-series graphics cards in September     Graphics Cards News      NVIDIA Graphics Processors Among First PCI Express Graphics Products on the Market to Pass PCI-SIG Workshop Tests

Source Link Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
NVIDIA Announces the G-SYNC HDR Technology
CES: Nvidia Announces New SHIELD TV, GeForce NOW service, AI Car Projects
Nvidia's GeForce GTX 1050 and 1050 Ti GPUs Bring Desktop-level Gaming to Laptops
Nvidia GTX 1050 And 1050 Ti Graphics Coming To Laptops Next Year
Free Game Bundles For GeForce and Radeon Graphics Cards
Nvidia Was The Sole GPU Maker That Increased Its GPU Shipments In Q3 2016
IBM and NVIDIA Team Up on New Platform For Deep Learning
Nvidia Reports Strong Revenue
Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 Unveiled To Challenge AMD With A $110 Price
NVIDIA Launches New AI Technology At Third Regional GPU Tech Conference
Nvidia GPUs Could Return To Apple Macs
Gears of War 4 GeForce GTX Bundle Includes A Full-Game Download For PC

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2017 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .