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Tag: TSMC

  1. TSMC begins work on 10nm A11 chips for Apple’s 2017 iPhones and iPads

    Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company has recently begun to tape out the design for Apple’s A11 processor…

  2. Apple supplier TSMC sees weakening demand for phones above $500

    Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co., one of the biggest suppliers of chips to Apple Inc…

  3. Apple Macs to see significant graphics upgrades with new GPU launches

    Major graphics processing providers AMD and Nvidia are set to unveil new GPU products this year…

  4. Why this Apple A10 chip rumor is likely false

    Apple’s chip teams should be able to deliver some very substantial performance and power improvements…

  5. Beleaguered Samsung enters ‘State of Emergency’ as Apple picks TSMC to be sole A10 stamper

    Samsung Electronics has entered a state of emergency system to prevent declination of rate of operation of factories…

  6. TSMC to be sole manufacturer of Apple A10 processor dealing blow to beleaguered Samsung

    Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company, better known as TSMC, has reached a deal with Apple to be the sole provider of the A10 processor…

  7. What to expect from Apple’s iPad Pro 2

    Currently, Apple’s iPad Pro represents the state of the art in terms of tablet technology, but…

  8. Apple supplier TSMC reports record earnings, casting further doubt on ‘Peak iPhone’ concern

    Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co., the world’s largest chip fab and a manufacturer of Apple’s A9 chips…

  9. Apple supplier TSMC raises capex, expects global smartphone shipments to expand

    he world’s biggest contract chipmaker said it expects global smartphone shipments to expand 8 percent…

  10. TSMC’s Apple A10 exclusivity damages beleaguered Samsung in myriad ways

    It looks like TSMC will gain 100% of Apple’s chipset business in 2016…

  11. Analyst: iPad Pro and Apple Pencil hit by production issues

    Apple is seeing less than satisfactory output of iPad Pro’s massive 12.9-inch display…

  12. Apple’s upcoming ‘A10’ a six-core processor?

    Apple’s next processor should bear the name ‘A10’ and it may come with as much as six-cores…

  13. What TSMC has revealed about Apple’s future

    Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company’s Q3 earnings conference telecast shed much light on its partnership with Apple…

  14. Intel has 1,000 people working on chips for Apple iPhone

    Intel now has a thousand people or more working to outfit a 2016 iPhone with its…

  15. Samsung vs. TSMC: Comparing the battery life of two Apple A9 processors

    Apple is sourcing an important system component, the Apple A9 system-on-a-chip, from both Samsung and Taiwan Semiconductor…

  16. How to find out if your iPhone 6s or 6s Plus has the good TSMC or crappy Samsung chip

    Reports and videos floating around the Internet seem to indicate that there might be a significant battery life difference…

  17. Analyzing Apple’s statement on TSMC- and Samsung-stamped A9 chips

    Since we first learned that the A9 SoC in Apple’s iPhone 6s lineup is dual sourced…

  18. Apple may have made a huge mistake in having Samsung stamp inferior A9 chips

    Apple’s A9 is manufactured in TSMC’s 16-nanometer FinFET Plus manufacturing process while the other is built in a Samsung 14-nanometer process…

  19. Apple claims iPhone 6s/Plus’ A9 battery performance only varies 2-3% between TSMC and Samsung variants in ‘real-world usage’

    Apple has addressed the spate of chatter about differences in performance between A9 chips…

  20. Chipgate: Did you get the good A9 or the crap A9 in your iPhone 6s/Plus?

    With the release of the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus, it has come to light that Apple is splitting the manufacture of its A9 processor…

  21. Beleaguered Samsung’s future depends more on components than on copying Apple

    While smartphone sales are sliding, Samsung’s chip business is powering its bottom line…

  22. TSMC set to oust Samsung for future Apple chip fabrication

    Despite a late start in TSMC’s 16 nm FinFET process, TSMC appears to have captured…

  23. TSMC to be Apple’s exclusive A10 chip fab

    Taiwan-based TSMC will be the exclusive manufacturer behind Apple’s next mobile chipset, the Apple A10 SoC…

  24. Samsung stole trade secrets from TSMC to win Apple A9 stamping deal

    Today, Taiwan’s highest court ruled in favor of TSMC…

  25. Apple’s iPhone 7 ratchets up intense competition among chip fabs

    We aren’t anywhere close to the launch of the iPhone 6s…

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