AMD Will Start Sampling Zen 2 Processors in 2018

AMD’s Zen 2 Planned For 2019 After AMD’s drought with Bulldozer, the company has come back with a vengeance. Last year, AMD released their new Ryzen processors. ...

May 3, 2018 at 10:53 am by

Globalfoundries Shares 7nm Process Details

Globalfoundries Promises Great Gains For 7nm In the near future, Globalfoundries will be pushing out production 7nm chips. As a result of increased investment and help from ...

March 19, 2018 at 7:54 am by

GlobalFoundries Plans Three 7nm Generations

Within the next year, most of the major silicon foundries will hit 10nm or lower. One of the foundries leading the charge is GlobalFoundires in partnership with Samsung and ...

July 3, 2017 at 8:33 am by

TSMC Starts 7nm Risk Production in April

Over the last couple of years, the mobile industry has taken the lead in adopting new process nodes, leaving the traditional CPUs and GPUs in their wake. Due to the ...

March 24, 2017 at 12:55 pm by

Intel Details 7nm Process Rolling Out At Fab 42

One of the aspects that make semiconductor manufacturing unique is the long-term planning and research that goes into it. Companies often have to prepare for new process nodes ...

February 11, 2017 at 11:54 am by
Intel Invests $7B in Next-Generation Semiconductor Factory in Arizona

Intel Invests $7B in Next-Generation Semiconductor Factory in Arizona

In a joint announcement by newly elected US President Donald Trump and Intel CEO Brian Krzanich at the White House, Intel is investing more than $7 billion USD towards the ...

February 8, 2017 at 11:00 pm by

AMD Zen Avian APU Roadmap Leaked

One of the things that never gets old with the tech industry is the crazy and wacky code names they come up with. Honestly, sometimes I have no idea how they come up with ...

October 2, 2016 at 10:42 am by

TSMC Unveils Aggressive Roadmap With 7nm in 2017

Even though we’re getting closer and closer tot he end of silicon shrinking, the semiconductor foundries aren’t giving up just yet. TSMC, one of the few companies ...

October 1, 2016 at 10:51 am by

AMD Grey Hawk APUs Set For 2019 Release

Earlier in the year, we first got rumours about a massive AMD CPU. Codenamed Starship, the rumoured chip would feature up to 48 cores on the 7nm FinFET process with the latest ...

September 25, 2016 at 2:00 pm by

GlobalFoundries Confirms 14nm to 7nm Transition

Earlier in the month, a surprising rumour came out from GlobalFoundries future plans. According to the report, the semiconductor foundry was planning to jump straight from ...

September 19, 2016 at 8:40 am by

Intel May Be Facing More Process Delays

Last year, Intel finally admitted to a major roadblock in their silicon manufacturing. Despite holding to the Tick-Tock strategy for the better part of a decade, the chip ...

September 17, 2016 at 5:00 pm by

Global Foundries Begins 12nm FD-SOI Rollout

For mainstream CPUs and GPUs, being at the forefront of silicon is a crucial aspect of their competitiveness. With each new process node, power efficiency, density, and ...

September 12, 2016 at 9:55 am by

Intel Could Push 7nm Process Back to 2021

Intel may have revised its plans to deliver a 7-nanometre process by 2020 or earlier, according to reports. A revised job listing for a Processor Designer at Intel’s new ...

September 5, 2016 at 4:44 pm by

AMD May Pick 7nm Over 10nm For Next Node

As part of the recent amendment to their Wafer Supply Agreement with Global Foundries, AMD has dropped some hints for their future plans. So far inextricably linked with their ...

September 5, 2016 at 9:40 am by

GlobalFoundries Bypasses 10nm for 7nm

Currently, all the major silicon foundries are utilizing a 1x nm process. TSMC has their 16nm while Intel, Samsung, and GlobalFoundries have their 14nm process. The next ...

August 18, 2016 at 12:00 pm by

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