Renesas eyes selling panel maker to Apple

Apr 2, 2014

Renesas eyes selling panel maker to Apple

Struggling chipmaker Renesas Electronics Corp. is currently pondering the sale of its subsidiary business, developing liquid crystal display panels, to Apple Inc., sources said Wednesday. Apple aims to develop smartphones with higher definition screens and lower power consumption via the acquisition of Renesas SP ...

Feb 1, 2014

Renesas to exit LCD chip market

Struggling chip-maker Renesas Electronics Corp. will withdraw from the market for small liquid crystal displays as part of efforts to turn around its business, an industry source said Saturday. Renesas plans to sell all shares it holds in Renesas SP Drivers Inc., a Tokyo-based ...

Jul 27, 2013

Renesas to close major chip plant in Tohoku region

Struggling chip-maker Renesas Electronics Corp. is looking to close or shrink its major production base for system LSI chips in Tohoku after failing to sell it to a Taiwanese firm, company sources said Saturday. Renesas had been trying to sell the Tsuruoka factory in ...