Wednesday, June 03, 2015
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Samsung Mobile Payment System Coming In September
Toshiba Partners with Microsoft to Deliver New Internet of Things Solutions
Kingston Releases USB Type-C Flash Drive
AMD Targets Notebooks and All-in-Ones With 6th Generation A-Series Processor
Computex: Micron Announces New High-Capacity, 16nm Triple-Level-Cell NAND
BlackBerry 10.3.2 and BlackBerry Blend 1.2 Coming to All BlackBerry 10 Devices
Instagram To Open Up Its Advertising Platform
G.SKILL at Computex 2015
Active Discussions
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
How to burn a backup copy of The Frozen Throne
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
Copied dvd's say blank in computer only
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > Mobiles > Apple W...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Wednesday, December 18, 2013
Apple Works with TSMC for Manufacturing of A8 Chip: report


Apple's efforts to reduce its dependence on Samsung Electronics' application processors (APs) seems to take a shape as the company has reportedly placed an order to TSMC for its next-generation AP, dubbed the A8.

Business Korea cited industry sources and reported that TSMC?s AP supply to Apple will be increased down the road, capitalizing on its newly established 20 nm production lines, which will be put into operation in January next year.

Curently, Samsung is supplying most of the APs for the iPhone and iPad.

Credit Suisse researcher Andy Abrams also predicted that the APs for Apple would account for 6.5% of TSMC's total sales for next year. Daiwa Capital Markets analyst Eric Chen estimated the percentage to be over 10%. The Taiwanese company recorded US$5.53 billion in sales in the third quarter of this year.

At an Analyst Day event held on November 6, Samsung Electronics announced that it would apply 14 nm and 10 nm microfabrication processes to its foundry business. These are a couple of generations ahead of TSMC?s 16 nm process. "We are currently working on the 10 nm process and will provide our foundry customers with advanced technologies such as FinFET and 10 nm," said Wu Nam-seong, president of the System LSI Business Unit of the DS Division of Samsung Electronics.




Previous
Next
Spansion Introduces High-performance 1.8V Serial NOR Flash Memory        All News        LG Chromebase all-in-one Desktop Coming At CES
Blackberry Messenger To Come Pre-Installed On Smartphones     Mobiles News      Motorola Now Offers Bamboo for Moto X

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Woman Scraps $200,000 Apple 1 Computer
Apple Posts Workaround For Buf That Reboots The iPhone
Apple Buys Maker Of Augmented-reality Software
TSMC To Move To 10nm Production in 2016
Apple iOS 9 Could Give New Breath To Your Old iPhone 4, iPad Mini
Apple Posts Photo Of New iPhone
Apple Releases Software Update For Apple Watch
Apple Updates MacBook Pro, Cuts price On iMac
Apple Planned To Release TV Set Two Years Ago: report
TomTom Extends Digital Maps Agreement With Apple
Appeals court Partially Reverses Apple's Verdict Against Samsung
Apple HomeKit Devices Coming In June

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2015 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .