SK Hynix sees steep loses
Expects a better second half of the year
SK Hynix recorded its steepest quarterly operating loss in ten years for the first quarter of 2023 but said the global memory chip market should start to recover in the second half of the year.
Low profits for South Korean chip manufacturing firms
Sluggish global chip demand
Beancounters at Yonhap Infomax have added up some numbers and divided them by their shoe size and decided that major South Korean chip manufacturing firms won’t be earning much in the first quarter 2023.
South Korea gives tax breaks to chipmakers
Getting concerned about US protectionism
South Korea has passed legislation giving tax breaks to its semiconductor companies in a bill being labelled as the "Korean Chips Act."
SK Hynix sends "world’s fastest" mobile DRAM to clients
Low Power Double Data Rate 5 Turbo
SK Hynix has shipped off what it is calling the world’s fastest mobile DRAM to prospective customers to have a play with.
SK Hynix will show off GDDR6-AiM memory at CES
SK Hynix announced that it would demonstrate working GDDR6-AiM memory with computing capabilities at CES next month.
SK hynix claims to be building fastest server memory modules
8Gbps or roughly 8000MT/s
SK hynix claims to be building the world's fastest server DDR5 memory modules which will be capable of 8Gbps or roughly 8000MT/s.
Huge 4D NAND flash out
Mega SSDs on the way
SK hynix has developed a new 4D NAND flash which will bring in their wake new mega SSDs.
Chipmakers to spend record cash on new fab equipment
$109 billion in 2022 and 2023
According to a fresh report, big chip manufacturers are increasing spending on new fab equipment, reaching a record $109 billion in 2022, a 20 percent increase compared to the previous year.
SK Hynix makes a killing
Expects supply chain issues to improve
South Korean chipmaker SK Hynix said it expects supply chain issues to gradually improve from the second half of the year and demand for memory chips to grow, after booking a four-fold on-year increase in fourth-quarter operating profit.
SK Hynix completes first stage of Intel RAM deal
South Korea's SK Hynix has finished the first phase of its acquisition of Intel Corp's NAND flash memory chip business after it received regulatory nods from eight countries including China.