Further signs of a turn in the market will come in the market for DRAMs in the fourth quarter, according to analysis firm TrendForce.
Overall, while DRAM prices are expected to have fallen between 0 and 5 percent in 3Q23 they are expected to rise by between 3 and 8 percent in 4Q23. Whether upward momentum can be sustained will depend on suppliers’ maintaining production cuts, TrendForce said.
DDR5 DRAMs for PCs and LPDDR5 DRAMS for mobiles are exceptions in the third quarter market with growth of 0 to 5 percent anticipated. LPDDR5 DRAMs for mobiles will continue to sought will lead the way in 4Q23 with price hikes of between 5 and 10 percent, according to TrendForce.