Friday, May 26, 2017
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
AMD Ryzen AGESA 1.0.0.6 Firmware to Enable Speedy Memory Clocks
Nvidia Introduces the GeForce MX150 For Laptops
Intel Dominates the Enterprise SSD Market
NVIDIA Introduces New GeForce GTX Battlebox
TSMC is Already Testing 7nm Chips, Coming Next Year
Microsoft's Beam Streaming Service Becomes "Mixer"
Lenovo Returns to Profitability
RICOH WG-50 Waterproof Digital Compact Camera Released
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 > General Computing > Samsung...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Tuesday, January 15, 2013
Samsung Follows TSMC ANd Globalfoundries In Foundry Ranking


Samsung took third place behind Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. Ltd. (TSMC) and Globalfoundries Inc. in 2012, according to data released by market analyst IC Insights.

TSMC is the leading foundry with sales almost four times greater than those of Globalfoundries.

Globalfoundries' sales increased by 31 percent in 2012. China's Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corp. (SMIC) and Taiwan's Win Semiconductors Corp., als reported increased sales last year.

United Microelectronics Corp. slipped back to fourth place in 2012, as the company experienced a fall in sales in 2012.

Samsung ranked third in the list, mainly due to the demand of application processors by Apple. However, it is expected that Apple will start to move manufacturing to TSMC in 2013. Nonetheless IC Insights said it believes Samsung will challenge Globalfoundries for the number two spot in 2013.

Samsung's challenge will be to bring on replacement customers as Apple diversifies its suppliers. Samsung's executives have been in talks with ZTE and Huwaei in order to sign contracts over mobile chips.


Previous
Next
564 Million Chinese Have Internet Access        All News        Mushkin Atlas 480 GB mSATA SSD Released
564 Million Chinese Have Internet Access     General Computing News      Google Chrome 25 Beta Supports Voice Commands

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
TSMC is Already Testing 7nm Chips, Coming Next Year
Samsung Wants to Lead the Foundry Race With Process Roadmap Down to 4nm
Hackers Expose Galaxy S8's Iris Scanner Security, Samsung Investigates Issue
GLOBALFOUNDRIES and Chengdu Invest in China-based FDX FD-SOI Design Centers
Samsung Pay Launches in the U.K.
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Said To Have Dual-cameras
Accessory Line-up for the Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+
Samsung Creates New Chip Foundry Division
Samsung Names New Mobile Marketing Chief
Samsung Display Breaks Ground For New Flexible OLED Fab
TSMC's April Revenue Decreased
Samsung On Track to Beat Intel in Semiconductor Sales

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 .