Design Con 2015
Breaking News
Blog

Chip market set for modest growth in 2011

NO RATINGS
View Comments: Newest First | Oldest First | Threaded View
Peter Clarke
User Rank
Blogger
re: Chip market set for modest growth in 2011
Peter Clarke   1/13/2011 6:04:31 PM
NO RATINGS
Interesting.....we will see who is right.

ScottenJ
User Rank
Rookie
re: Chip market set for modest growth in 2011
ScottenJ   1/13/2011 4:39:19 PM
NO RATINGS
I think your view is pessimistic. DRAM is certainly a concern but I donít buy into the excess foundry capacity view. My detailed modeling of capacity versus demand for 2011 has utilization falling under 90% in Q1 due to seasonal factors but then running in the mid-nineties the rest of the year. ASP tends to follow utilization and with mid-nineties utilization I expect ASPs overall to be flat (worse case) to up (most likely) next year. My estimate is 10% growth.

Radio
LATEST ARCHIVED BROADCAST
EE Times Senior Technical Editor Martin Rowe will interview EMC engineer Kenneth Wyatt.
Top Comments of the Week
Like Us on Facebook

Datasheets.com Parts Search

185 million searchable parts
(please enter a part number or hit search to begin)
EE Times on Twitter
EE Times Twitter Feed
Flash Poll