Semiconductors and Integrated Circuits

Date of Publication: Sep 14, 2016

The IC Cost and Price Model allows users to easily estimate the cost and price of most low power silicon based ICs such as SOCs, microprocessors, ASICs, DRAM, NAND and more. The 2016 revision 00 adds 10nm processes and includes a number of other improvements and updates.

Date of Publication: Aug 15, 2016
This research report presents shipment value forecast and recent quarter review of the Taiwanese fabless IC industry. The report includes the analysis of fabless IC shipment value, product mix, and application mix. The content of this report is based on primary data obtained through interviews with Taiwanese fabless IC design houses and publicly available information such as corporate financial statements. 

Date of Publication: Jun 14, 2016
This IDC update and the accompanying Excel file provide the CY 1Q16 vendor share results and the forecasts for both the short-term (1Q16–4Q17) and the long-term (2016–2020) worldwide DRAM market. Companies Covered: Samsung, SK Holdings, Winbond Electronics Corporation, Powerchip Technology Corporation, Micron Technology, Inc., Nanya Technology Corporation.

Date of Publication: Jun 1, 2016
The unique new report, "Microcontrollers and Single-Board Computers 2016-2026" is the first to see the big picture in depth. It will be invaluable to investors, manufacturers and those considering entry into the value chain including users and potential users such as those in wearable technology, internet of things, electric vehicles land, water and air and consumer, industrial and military electrical goods. 

Date of Publication: Jun 2, 2016

This study presents a five-year forecast for the worldwide x86 and ARM server-class microprocessor market. With an expanding system TAM, expanding workload base, and emerging competition, the next five years of the server-class microprocessor market will see more system- and workload-specific designs, moderation in pricing, and some modest changes in market share.

Date of Publication: Jun 2, 2016
The first quarter of 2016 was characterized by inventory carryover from last year and slow demand. However strengthening demand from SSDs and smartphones coupled with limited 2D NAND migration is set to reverse the fortunes of NAND flash suppliers in 2H/16. This report provides a forecast of the supply-demand and application drivers for NAND flash memory out to 2020.

Date of Publication: Jun 1, 2016
The high price of oil in the past few years has been a catalyst for development in other alternative energy sources. Semiconductor technology surrounding the alternative energy markets includes advanced IGBT design, optoelectronics, advanced power conversion ICs, digital signal processing, MCUs, and advanced mixed signal and analog circuits.  This report discussed the potential for these products to be the next killer green application.