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Qualcomm Plans to Use Samsung’s Foundries for Next-Generation Snapdragon 802 Chip

Qualcomm Plans to Use Samsung’s Foundries for Next-Generation Snapdragon 802 Chip

Qualcomm has been using TSMC’s foundries for its mobile processors. But Samsung’s foundries, which utilizes a 14-nanometer proc...

Apr 21 2015, 7:59am CDT

Apple's major 'A9' chip orders for next iPhone go to TMSC

Apple's major 'A9' chip orders for next iPhone go to TMSC

Facing poor yield rates from chipmaker GlobalFoundries, Apple has decided to shift its domain...

Apr 19 2015, 11:31am CDT

iPhone 6 and 6 Plus Use 20-Nanometer A8 Processor From TSMC

iPhone 6 and 6 Plus Use 20-Nanometer A8 Processor From TSMC

The 20-nanometer process technology can result in speeds that are much higher than its 28-nanometer chips...

Sep 22 2014, 12:03pm CDT

TSMC starts the production of A8 CPUs for Apple

TSMC starts the production of A8 CPUs for Apple

Due to some production issues, Samsung couldn't produce the chips for Apple which turned to TSMC only as a temporary arran...

Mar 6 2014, 12:11pm CST

Rumor claims Apple is moving A8 processor production from Samsung to TSMC

Rumor claims Apple is moving A8 processor production from Samsung to TSMC

Will the move hurt Samsung's stock price?...

Feb 18 2014, 10:48am CST

iPhone 6 is Rumored to Come in May 2014

iPhone 6 is Rumored to Come in May 2014

Apple is rumored to launch a large size iPhone 6 in May 2014. The iPhone 6 is also said to use a 20nm processor manufactured by...

Dec 24 2013, 2:50am CST

Samsung and TSMC to Construct Apple’s Future Chips

Samsung and TSMC to Construct Apple’s Future Chips

Apple is reportedly keeping the partnership with TSMC and Samsung in terms of developing its upcoming chips...

Dec 18 2013, 11:48am CST

Global Foundries Might be Hired as Apple’s New Chip Producer

Global Foundries Might be Hired as Apple’s New Chip Producer

Apple is looking for a new chip provider and Global Foundries is strongly indicated to work with the tech giant...

Nov 12 2013, 10:07am CST

iPhone 5S Could Face Shortage Because of Fingerprint Sensor Yield Issues

iPhone 5S Could Face Shortage Because of Fingerprint Sensor Yield Issues

Rumored iPhone 5S now gets another hurdle. The yield and ICs issues can affect its September launch. Apple will reportedly redu...

Jul 16 2013, 8:27am CDT

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Apple Reverts to Samsung to Build 14-nm A9 Chips for 2015 Devices

Apple and Samsung have had a love-hate relationship for a long time. But that hasn’t prevented Apple from reverting to Samsung...

Jul 15 2013, 3:20am CDT

Apple Plans to Make its own Chips as Buys into Chip Fabrication Plant

Apple Plans to Make its own Chips as Buys into Chip Fabrication Plant

Apple could be building its own CPUs soon. It has partnered with chip fabrication to further this endeavor....

Jul 13 2013, 6:38am CDT

Apple Backs Samsung by Signing Deal with TSMC

Apple Backs Samsung by Signing Deal with TSMC

Apple wants to leave Samsung. Will Apple be able to do so? Is Apple's new deal with TSMC for 20nm iOS chip manufacturing h...

Jun 29 2013, 3:01am CDT

TSMC Starts Apple A8 CPU Production in July

TSMC Starts Apple A8 CPU Production in July

New supply chain report claims that TSMC got a three-year deal from Apple to make A-series CPUs....

Jun 24 2013, 5:42am CDT

TSMC nabs deal with Apple to manufacture next-gen chips [Rumor]

TSMC nabs deal with Apple to manufacture next-gen chips [Rumor]

Taiwanese daily newspaper, Digitimes, is reporting that TSMC or the Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company has finalized a...

Jun 24 2013, 3:26am CDT

TSMC Rumored to Produce iPhone 5S CPUs

TSMC Rumored to Produce iPhone 5S CPUs

Apple is trying to remove all Samsung dependences. TSMC is supposed to manufacture the lion share of CPUs for the next iPhone....

May 3 2013, 7:34am CDT

28nm ARM Cortex A9 High Performance Chip by TSMC reaches 3.1Ghz

28nm ARM Cortex A9 High Performance Chip by TSMC reaches 3.1Ghz

Semiconductor Foundry TSMC announced that its 28nm high performance ARM Cortex-A9 dual-core processor test chip achieved 3.1GHz...

May 3 2012, 2:27am CDT

TSMC signed with Apple Apple A6 and A7

TSMC signed with Apple for Apple A6 and A7 CPUs

Rumors from the supply chain say that TSMC landed the deal to make the next Apple CPUs....

Sep 16 2011, 3:36am CDT

Apple A6 CPU already in Trial Production at TSMC

Apple A6 CPU already in Trial Production at TSMC

Another report confirms that TSMC is making the Apple A6 CPU. iDevices powered by the new Apple A6 CPU are expected to ship in...

Aug 12 2011, 8:57am CDT

Apple lets TSMC Make A6 Chips on a Trial Basis

Apple lets TSMC Make A6 Chips on a Trial Basis

Rumors that TSMC takes over Apple CPU manufacturing could be true....

Jul 15 2011, 3:45am CDT

Apple A6 CPU to be manufactured by TSMC in 2012?

Apple A6 CPU to be manufactured by TSMC in 2012?

Analyst confirms earlier reports that TSMC is taking over from Samsung making Apple's CPU....

Jun 27 2011, 8:25am CDT

NVIDIA GeForce 9600 GT launches this Week

NVIDIA is poised to launch the GeForce 9 series graphics chip, the GeForce 9600 GT (G94) on February 21st according to Digitime...

Feb 19 2008, 7:26am CST

Microsoft Using TSMC 90nm Embedded DRAM in XBOX 360

Microsoft Using TSMC 90nm Embedded DRAM in XBOX 360

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) announced today that Microsoft has started production of the Xbox 360 graphic...

Aug 15 2007, 12:19pm CDT