Samsung is cutting the production of memory chips after operating profits drop 95%

Samsung is cutting the production of memory chips after operating profits drop 95%

It's the worst profit the company has seen since 2009.
U.S. seeks to tighten semiconductor exports to China, starting as soon as April

U.S. seeks to tighten semiconductor exports to China, starting as soon as April

The constraints of chipset making and its sanctions aren’t going away anytime soon, it seems.
Samsung begins mass production of 16Gb LPDDR5 DRAM

Samsung begins mass production of 16Gb LPDDR5 DRAM

Samsung's first 16Gb LPDDR5 mobile DRAM will be used in flagship phones next year.
Samsung is reportedly converting part of its DRAM production line to make image sensors

Samsung is reportedly converting part of its DRAM production line to make image sensors

The report says that the conversion project is expected to cost Samsung at least one trillion won.
Samsung ready to mass produce EUV-based DRAM in 2021

Samsung ready to mass produce EUV-based DRAM in 2021

This is the first time any semiconductor maker has used EUV to produce DRAM modules.
Samsung's profit drops 56% due to slow sales of memory and flagship phones

Samsung's profit drops 56% due to slow sales of memory and flagship phones

Samsung's operating profit fell to the lowest since 2016 due to weak sales of memory and flagship phones.
Oversupply issues may cause DRAM prices to fall as much as 42% this year

Oversupply issues may cause DRAM prices to fall as much as 42% this year

According to a Gartner report, DRAM prices may fall as much as 42% this year. This may be brought on by a “demand-driven oversupply” in the DRAM market.
China ramps up DRAM production

China ramps up DRAM production

Keen to reduce its reliance on outsiders for components, China is ramping up its DRAM production.
DDR4 memory prices expected to increase on the back of supply woes

DDR4 memory prices expected to increase on the back of supply woes

Due to supply issues, prices of DDR4 memory are expected to increase even further.
Samsung starts mass production of 10nm 8Gb DDR4 DRAM chips

Samsung starts mass production of 10nm 8Gb DDR4 DRAM chips

Samsung has just announced that it has began mass production of 10nm 8Gb DDR4 DRAM chips. These new memory chips will consume less energy and offer more performance.