December 3, 2021

CHICAGO PIXELS

SEMICONDUCTOR RESEARCH CENTER

Storm-hit Qualcomm RFIC shipments to reduce 5G smartphone production by 30% in Q2

Due to the impact of the winter storm in Texas, the Line S2 fab of Samsung in Austin sustained a power interruption that has forced it to suspend operation since mid-February. The latest investigations by TrendForce indicate that the capacity utilization rate for the entire fab is not expected to climb back to over 90% until the end of March…