The MEMS microphone market is experiencing high growth, as conventional ECM (electro condenser microphone) is being phased out in favor of MEMS for today's most popular smartphones. To accommodate NJR's current and future MEMS growth and help NJR maintain a market leadership position in the sector, UMC expanded its MEMS manufacturing capacity and resources, positioning the foundry as NJR's joint process development center for future generations of high performance MEMS for microphones and other applications.
J H Shyu, senior vice president of Production and Operation Integration at UMC, commented, "NJR has been a wonderful UMC partner for many years. We have achieved several significant goals together, including the delivery of the world's lowest noise OpAmp to market. It is a great pleasure to add another important area of corroboration in the form of MEMS devices. . We look forward to continuing our partnership with NJR in both process technology and manufacturing to realize additional milestones in the future."
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