News tagged ‘tsmc’
Friday, 7 Mar 2014
According to reports, Apple is turning to TSMC to produce its rumored quad-core 64-bit "A8" SoC that will power its latest iPhones and iPads.
Tuesday, 2 Jul 2013
Apple finally reached a deal with Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing (TSMC) to make chips for its products starting in 2014.
Thursday, 11 Apr 2013
The Korea Times reports that Samsung is excluded from the development of Apple's upcoming A7 processors.
Friday, 15 Mar 2013
Apple's next-generation "A7" processor is rumored to be slated for volume production by the fourth quarter of this year. TSMC is expected to be the main supplier for Apple and this move is seen as strategy to reduce the company's reliance on Samsung.
Thursday, 26 Jul 2012
ARM Holdings and Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing (TSMC) have announced their agreement to produce 64-bit ARM chips for use in mobile and enterprise markets that require both high performance and energy efficiency. These chips will feature TSMC's FinFET transistors that promises leakage reduction.
Friday, 25 Nov 2011
According to a report from ExtremeTech, AMD will shift its 28nm APUs from Globalfoundries to TSMC and drop its Wichita and Krishna APUs, successors to its current C and E-Series APUs.
Thursday, 27 Oct 2011
TSMC announced that its 28nm process is in volume production and production wafers have been shipped to customers. TSMC is the first foundry to provide such capabilities.
Monday, 1 Mar 2010
Be prepared for more expensive graphics cards as the industry tries to cope with a severe shortage of chips.