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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

Intel is Reportedly Already Eying Up 6nm/3nm Xe GPU Designs

Every indication suggests that, at some point this year, Intel will be set to officially enter the dedicated graphics card market with not only the launch of workstation-based ...

March 10, 2020 at 1:29 pm 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

AMD Supply May Hit Problems As TSMC triples Lead Times

AMD has something of a huge advantage in the market at the moment as, quite simply, they’re able to produce a lot of processors thanks to the excellent production levels ...

September 17, 2019 at 3:18 pm by

TSMC Announces 6-Nanometer Process Technology

Featuring Higher Transistor Density Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) has announced their new 6nm manufacturing technology. This follows after the announcement ...

April 17, 2019 at 3:42 pm by

TSMC Fab 14 B Contamination May Hit Nvidia and AMD

TSMC Loses 10,000 Wafers to Contamination As the biggest third-party fab, TSMC supplies the chips for a large portion of the silicon market. Due to their market dominance, any ...

January 29, 2019 at 6:50 am by

TSMC’s 7nm Largest Share of Firm Revenue

TSMC Sees Strong 7nm Uptake As we head into 2019, TSMC is set to lead the way with the latest process nodes. Along with Samsung, the company is leading the way forward with ...

January 21, 2019 at 6:37 am by

TSMC Cleared to Start New 3nm Fab in Taiwan

TSMC Approved To Build New 3nm Fab To keep up with increasing demand, all the silicon manufacturers are expanding their operations. As one of the leading third-party fab, ...

December 23, 2018 at 9:09 pm by

TSMC May Be Sole Apple A13 SoC Supplier

TSMC Secures Greater Dominance With Apple Win Taiwanese firm TSMC is shaping up to be the dominant third-party foundry solution for the next while. With Intel and ...

October 24, 2018 at 10:02 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

Intel Reportedly Outsourcing 14nm Chipset Production to TSMC

Intel Production Woes May Force Tough Choice Just 5 years ago, Intel was the undisputed leader in silicon production. With the best in-house fabs, the company was at the ...

September 10, 2018 at 8:09 pm by

AMD Announces Pivot to TSMC 7nm Process

AMD Will Utilize TSMC 7nm Process for CPUs and GPUs Earlier today, GlobalFoundries dropped a bombshell in the silicon world. Unfortautnely, that is no longer the case, with ...

August 29, 2018 at 7:55 am by

TSMC Reports Full Recovery From Ransomware Attack

TSMC Expects Minimal Impact From Attack Last weekend, a wide-ranging ransomware attack hit TSMC. Over the past week, the company has been working on remediating the ...

August 10, 2018 at 10:58 pm by

TSMC Fabs Offlined by Ransomware Attack

TSMC Fabs Struck by WannaCry Ransomware Variant Due to the immense capital costs, there are only a few major silicon foundries in the world. One of the most popular ones for ...

August 9, 2018 at 11:12 pm by

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