DRAM inventory drops
Published in PC Hardware
Tuesday, 21 June 2022 11:26

DRAM inventory drops


Inflation

Researchers at TrendForce recently surveyed the DRAM marketplace and found that inventory has seen a drop in consumer demand due to inflation, and the current war between Russia and Ukraine.

Samsung's foundry flounders
Published in PC Hardware
Tuesday, 26 April 2022 11:40

Samsung's foundry flounders


Drop in market share expected

Taiwanese market research institute TrendForce claims that Samsung's foundry business will lose market share in 2022.

Chromebook sales slid by half
Published in PC Hardware
Thursday, 30 September 2021 11:59

Chromebook sales slid by half


Trendfoce says that there is a decrease in remote work

A global deceleration of laptop sales is being linked in a new report from market research firm Trendforce to increasing vaccination rates and a corresponding decrease in remote work and remote learning.

DRAM prices picking up
Published in News
Wednesday, 11 August 2021 12:26

DRAM prices picking up


Lastest TrendForce report

Beancounters at TrendForce have added up some numbers and reached the conclusion that PC DRAM prices set to fall.

Trendforce names Nvidia and AMD top IC growers
Published in News


Beating Qualcomm, Broadcom and MediaTek


TrendForce has named AMD and Nvidia as the most substantial growing IC design companies beating competition from Qualcomm, Broadcom and MediaTek.

Trendforce warns of SSD price hikes
Published in PC Hardware
Wednesday, 10 March 2021 11:02

Trendforce warns of SSD price hikes


Shortage of NAND Flash controllers

The analyst firm TrendForce has warned that solid-state drives (SSD) prices are going to increase this year.

Global smartphone shipments to grow 4.5 percent in 2017
Published in Mobiles


AMOLED will be big hardware focus next year

Next year, smartphone production volume is expected to grow by 4.5 percent to reach 1.4 billion units, according to the latest market forecast.

Samsung outsells Apple
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 21 April 2016 11:16

Samsung outsells Apple


Twice as many Smartphones in 2016

Samsung managed to sell twice as many smartphones as Apple in the first quarter of 2016.

NAND flash prices still falling
Published in Cloud
Friday, 11 March 2016 10:42

NAND flash prices still falling


Fell by 10 per cent in the last quarter

Contract prices of NAND flash memory chips fell by nine to 10 per cent in the fourth quarter due to oversupply conditions.

IWatch failed claims analyst
Published in IoT
Thursday, 19 November 2015 10:11

IWatch failed claims analyst


“Collectables” for fanboys

Apples’ iWatch has been dismissed as a “collectable” for fanboys which made no real impact on the market.