SK Hynix Inc. is a South Korean memory semiconductor supplier of dynamic random access memory (DRAM) chips and flash memory chips. Hynix is the world’s second-largest memory chipmaker (after Samsung Electronics) and the world’s sixth-largest semiconductor company. Hynix is now leading industry efforts to develop next generation DRAM products. Significant investments in R&D has given Hynix a head start in the development of very high density DRAMs in small packages that enable the design of unique end-use applications. A family of Graphic DRAMs(GDDR3 and GDDR4) are also available. Hynix also offers low-power DRAM products optimized for use in mobile applications such as cell phones.
Hynix also offers a wide range of memory modules for PCs, notebooks and servers. Through its global manufacturing and sales support network, Hynix has emerged as a leading DRAM supplier to major OEMs worldwide. Hynix plans to continue its industry leading development of new products and technologies to meet industry requirements
SK Hynix also engages in the manufacturing of diodes, transistors and similar semiconductor devices. It operates through the following businesses: Computing Memory, Consumer Memory, Graphics Memory, Mobile Memory, NAND Flash, CMOS Image Sensor, EOL Products and Technical Support. The company was founded on October 1, 1949 and is headquartered in Incheon, South Korea.