Samsung skipped the 4nm process to defeat TSMC in the chip technology competition

Samsung jumped ahead of the 4nm process to outperform TSMC in the race for silicon technology. According to foreign media reports, it was discovered yesterday that Samsung has revised the roadmap for the chip process and skipped the 4nm process, a direct upgrade from 5nm to 3nm. Samsung’s move was aimed at gaining a competitive … Read more about Samsung skipped the 4nm process to defeat TSMC in the chip technology competition

Apple, Qualcomm and others have placed huge additional 7nm orders at TSMC

TSMC is in alliance with Qualcomm and AMD to produce 5nm and 7nm for Huawei

June 8 news, May 15, after the escalation of the United States sanctions against Huawei, Huawei placed an emergency order of $ 700 million dollars to TSMC, including the 5nm/7nm process, it can be said that TSMC has full production capacity. Now, according to Taiwanese media reports, Apple, Qualcomm, MediaTek, Supermicro and other manufacturers have … Read more about Apple, Qualcomm and others have placed huge additional 7nm orders at TSMC

TSMC, being the world’s largest contract chip manufacturer now equipping A12 chips for Apple

TSMC, being the world's largest contract chip manufacturer now equipping A12 chips for Apple

As Apple has reduced its dependence on Samsung’s semiconductor foundry services, TSMC has been manufacturing chips on Apple’s blueprint. It plans to start production of the 7nm chip in the first quarter of 2018. In contrast, Samsung says it will launch a 7nm chip by the end of 2018. TSMC has about 470 customers worldwide … Read more about TSMC, being the world’s largest contract chip manufacturer now equipping A12 chips for Apple

Production of Kirin 1020 for Huawei Mate 40 is still guaranteed from TSMC

Production of Kirin 1020 for Huawei Mate 40 is still guaranteed from TSMC

Hopes for Kirin 1020 are still green from TSMC. In recent weeks, we have seen a stricter US regulatory network around Huawei, which has pushed even manufacturers like TSMC to stop receiving orders from Huawei, a message that the Taiwanese manufacturer attributed to a simple lack of production capacity. Given the doubt, Huawei Mate’s next-generation, … Read more about Production of Kirin 1020 for Huawei Mate 40 is still guaranteed from TSMC

Intel Meteor Lake: first 7nm microarchitecture likely to overlap AMD’s 5nm products

Intel Meteor Lake

Intel is on the way to its first 7nm process, a microarchitecture that will be called “Meteor Lake”. The details, inside. Well, it looks like the news we always wanted to read, but that hasn’t been the case after the lithography problems at Intel. While AMD moved forward from lower levels, Intel remained stagnant and … Read more about Intel Meteor Lake: first 7nm microarchitecture likely to overlap AMD’s 5nm products

Intel plans to switch over to 7nm in 2021 and 5nm in 2023

Intel plans to switch over to 7nm in 2021 and 5nm in 2023

After mass production of the 10nm process last year, Intel plans to introduce the 7nm process in 2021 and the 5nm process in 2023, returning to the previous 2-year upgrade cycle. Intel plans to jump to 7nm in 2021 and 5nm in 2023 After the long delays with the 10 nm node and the extended … Read more about Intel plans to switch over to 7nm in 2021 and 5nm in 2023

Apple prepares a 5nm 12-core ARM processor for its 2021 Macbooks

Apple prepares a 5nm 12-core ARM processor for its 2021 Macbooks

According to industry sources, Apple would work on its own ARM-based processor, which is to be implemented in its Macbooks next year as an alternative to the Intel processors in use today. More specifically, this processor will be based on the SOC A14 that will be used in the iPhone 12, with 8 powerful ‘Firestorm’ … Read more about Apple prepares a 5nm 12-core ARM processor for its 2021 Macbooks

TSMC: 5nm transition is 87% superior to 7nm node in terms of transistor density

TSMC

It appears that the future can be seen right here, brought to us by Taiwan. TSMC already has its N5P-5nm technology ready, which seems to be taking a big leap. Recently we’ve seen a lot of news related to the chip manufacturing processes. This is normal, as there is a race in the technology field … Read more about TSMC: 5nm transition is 87% superior to 7nm node in terms of transistor density

Kirin 1020: Huawei Mate 40 would have a brand new 5nm processor without the Google services

Kirin 1020 Huawei Mate 40 would have a brand new 5nm processor without the Google services

Huawei is working on their next processor, which will debut this fall on the Huawei Mate 40. At present it uses Kirin 1020 as its name, although it is not known if it will be the final name. This processor will be the first in Android to be made in 5nm. TSMC is once again … Read more about Kirin 1020: Huawei Mate 40 would have a brand new 5nm processor without the Google services