Buoyed by strong demand for its NAND flash and mobile DRAM chips, Samsung (SSNLF.PK) plans to...

|About: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. (SSNLF)|By:, SA News Editor

Buoyed by strong demand for its NAND flash and mobile DRAM chips, Samsung (SSNLF.PK) plans to boost its capex and R&D spending by 27% next year. One area of focus will be OLED displays, a positive for PANL. Another will be application processors, which could lead Samsung to put more of its own processors into its smartphones relative to chips from QCOM, TXN, and NVDA. (previously)