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AMD to Swap Ryzen 4000 Desktop CPUs from 7nm to 5nm?

Presuming everything is still going according to plan, AMD should be releasing its 4th-generation Ryzen 4000 desktop CPUs before the end of this year. While the platform was ...

May 29, 2020 at 11:06 am by

TSMC Confirms 5nm Semiconductor Fab to be Built in America

For the last few weeks, we’ve heard more than a few rumblings that the US government was rather keen to help secure a deal, in so much as it could, to see the ...

May 15, 2020 at 10:12 am by

Nvidia TSMC Orders Hints at 7nm & 5nm Graphics Cards!

In just over a week’s time, we expect Nvidia to formally launch their new Ampere based 3XXX graphics cards and, with it, also confirm that they will be transitioning ...

May 7, 2020 at 10:27 am by

Nvidia Rumored to be Working on a 5nm GPU Chip

With the release of the Nvidia 3XXX series of graphics cards expected before the end of this year, we will see team green transition itself to a 7nm design similar to AMD. Of ...

April 24, 2020 at 9:55 am by

TSMC 3nm Process Aims For 250m Transistors Per mm2

Given that we’ve only really seen the 7nm node design platform for around a year now (technically, on a consumer level, with the launch of the short-lived AMD Radeon VII ...

April 20, 2020 at 10:49 am by

TSMC 5nm Node Increases Transistor Density by up to 84-87%

Earlier this month, we reported how TSMC estimated that, all going well, they should begin full-blown 5nm chipset production by April. Now, admittedly, that date is entirely ...

March 23, 2020 at 11:15 am by

TSMC is Set to Start 5nm Volume Production in April

TSMC is one of the world’s largest chipset manufacturing foundries with companies such as AMD and Apple widely using them for their products. With Team Red recently ...

March 13, 2020 at 9:44 am by

TSMC Move Up 3nm ‘Ready’ Date to 2022

With the launch of the AMD Radeon VII earlier this year, we got our first look at the 7nm node design technology which has been utilized further by Team Red with the launch of ...

December 6, 2019 at 12:14 pm by

TSCM Completes Their 5nm Design Infrastructure

TSCM Completes 5nm Design Infrastructure With AMD planning to release a new range of processors and graphics cards in Summer 2019, one of the keywords of the year is ...

April 6, 2019 at 10:39 am by

TSMC 7nm+ Designs Taped Out, 5nm Starts Early 2019

TSMC Already Looking to 5nm Node After holding the lead for quite a while, Intel has largely lost their manufacturing lead. Taking the lead, both Samsung and TSMC have moved ...

October 23, 2018 at 9:16 am by

TSMC Ramping Up 7nm Production, Ready for 5nm

TSMC Ramps Up 7nm Production On Time Over the past couple of years, TSMC has been making major investments in silicon production. Even with all the new fabs, however, not ...

June 27, 2018 at 10:58 am by

TSMC Details Improvements For 5nm Process

TSMC 5nm Process Offers Decent Improvements In just a few short years, silicon may no longer be optimal for chip production. As the process nodes continue to shrink, it is ...

May 15, 2018 at 10:15 am by

TSMC Starts Building Fab 18 for 5nm Production

TSMC Fab 18 Will Produce 5nm for 2020 With the increasing demand for silicon, all major semiconductor firms are making major expansions. This is no doubt due to the increase ...

February 5, 2018 at 10:04 pm by

IBM Reveals Worlds First 5nm Chip

Every year, the death of silicon chips draws closer, with more and more warnings. Despite that, semiconductor foundries continue to push the limits of what is possible. In the ...

June 11, 2017 at 8:01 am by

TSMC to Decide Where to Build $16.41B Chip Plant Next Year

TSMC is a major player in the chipmaking business and as we reported a few months ago, they are looking to build new fabrication plants for their 5nm and 3nm process nodes but ...

March 22, 2017 at 1:30 am by

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