Magnachip reports its Q4 2022 financial results, revenues are down due to supply shortages

OLED driver IC developer MagnaChip announced its financial results for Q4 2022, with revenues of $61 million, down 44.7% compared to Q4 2021, primarily due to severe 28nm wafer shortages.

Magnachip DDIC OLED TV ICs photo

In full-year 2022, the company reports revenues of $337.7 million, down 28.8% from 2021. The company does report, however, taht it signed a Tier-1 panel customer outside of Korea, and it qualified two new foundries to strengthen its supply chain. During the last quarter, MagnaChip successfully qualified two OLED projects with its two leading panel customers and expect to begin shipping at the end of this quarter.

In May 2022, MagnaChip said that it shipped over 730 million OLED display drivers since 2007. The company recently expanded its business area into new markets such as foldable smartphones, automotive displays and OLED TVs.

Posted: Feb 18,2023 by Ron Mertens