Wednesday 13 September 2023
Taiwan initiates 10-year chip-driven innovation project to attract global talent, startups
Starting 2024, Taiwan will implement a 10-year chip-driven industrial innovation project aiming to attract young talent and startup teams from around the world to set up operations...
Wednesday 6 September 2023
Mesoscope seizes opportunity as 2nm fault analysis grows in difficulty
Mesoscope Technology, one of the world's top three leading manufacturer of nano probes, has seen significant growth. Its latest 2–5nm probes have gained widespread adoption...
Monday 4 September 2023
Rapidus breaks ground on 2nm chip fab
Rapidus recently held a groundbreaking ceremony at Chitose Bibi World, an industrial park in Chitose City, Hokkaido, where its IIM-1 fab to develop and manufacture advanced semiconductors...
Tuesday 15 August 2023
Samsung reveals current situation and challenges of BSPDN, a key technology in the 2nm race
As TSMC and Intel announced in succession that they are conducting R&D for the back-side power delivery network (BSPDN) technology, Samsung Electronics recently shared the current...
Monday 7 August 2023
Intel 18A process wins US gov't deal, likely to squeeze potential orders for TSMC Arizona fab
Intel has struck a deal with the US Department of Defense to develop and manufacture chips with its 18A (18-angstrom or 1.8nm) process technology under the DoD's Rapid Assured Microelectronics...
Monday 24 July 2023
Semiconductor equipment giants expanding investments in Taiwan to better serve TSMC ecosystem
TSMC's latest development roadmaps show its advanced manufacturing process technology will remain rooted in Taiwan, with not only its 2nm chip plant already under construction in...
Monday 24 July 2023
Rapidus estimates the price of its 2nm chips at 10x current mainstream products
Rapidus, the Japanese government-backed semiconductor consortium, announced that the price of its 2nm chips will be 10 times that of the current mainstream chip products produced...
Thursday 20 July 2023
Japan is eyeing heterogeneous integration on way to mass-produce 2nm chips
As Japan is developing the technology for mass-producing 2nm chips, they are not only trying to increase the transistor density on a single die but also to combine multiple dies with...
Tuesday 18 July 2023
AMD unlikely to shift 3nm chip orders to Samsung, sources say
AMD is unlikely to transfer 3nm chip orders to Samsung Electronics, given that it has been working with TSMC on the technology for at least two years and that its relationship with...
Monday 3 July 2023
Samsung set to commercialize 2nm chips in 2025, 1.4nm by 2027
Samsung Electronics has disclosed its latest advanced process development roadmap at the just-ended 2023 Samsung Foundry Forum, with plans to mass produce 2nm chips by 2025 and commercialize...
Wednesday 28 June 2023
Samsung details plans for 2nm mass production
Samsung Electronics made several announcements during the recent annual Samsung Foundry Forum (SFF).
Tuesday 27 June 2023
TSMC in talks with potential 2nm customers, say sources
Despite the fact that unit wafer prices for TSMC's 2nm gate-all-around (GAA) process will approach US$25,000, the foundry is already in discussions with potential customers about...
Thursday 15 June 2023
3D DRAM to see clear development direction in next 2-3 years
Samsung Electronics and SK Hynix have revealed the latest development trends for advanced logic chips technology and memory products at recent technology symposiums, with the former...
Wednesday 14 June 2023
Japan's Rapidus to have 100 engineers in IBM facility by summer to acquire GAAFET technology
Japanese semiconductor champion Rapidus will have 100 engineers sent to IBM's research facility in the US to acquire knowhows in the gate-all-around (GAA) transistor technology key...
Monday 22 May 2023
Major customers confident about TSMC 2nm GAA process
Almost all of TSMC's top-10 customers have readied plans to adopt the foundry's 2nm GAA-FET (gate-all-around field-effect transistor) process technology, to be commercialized in 2025...
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