Tuesday 9 April 2024
Advanced chips 100% made in US will be possible
According to TSMC's announcement of a third fab for 2nm and more advanced chips, as well as Amkor Technology's intentions to develop an advanced packaging fab in Arizona, advanced...
Tuesday 19 March 2024
TSMC chooses CoWoS factory site while continuing 3nm capacity expansion
TSMC confirmed that a CoWoS advanced packaging factory will be set up in Chiayi, a farming county and mid-sized city combined (with a 700,000 population), located north of Tainan.
Wednesday 6 March 2024
Samsung reportedly renaming 2nd-gen 3nm process to '2nm' process
Samsung Electronics is reportedly renaming its second-generation 3nm process to "2nm process," with expectations to begin mass production in the second half of 2024.
Thursday 29 February 2024
Strong foundry demand to buoy Kinik 2024 revenue
Kinik expects to boost revenue by up to 10% in 2024 due to high demand from the foundry sector.
Monday 26 February 2024
Weekly news roundup: Intel CEO confirms TSMC partnership for 3nm processors
These are the most-read DIGITIMES Asia stories in the week of February 19 - February 23
Friday 23 February 2024
Intel confirms 3nm chip orders placed with TSMC
Intel CEO Pat Gelsinger has confirmed for the first time that two of the company's upcoming processors will be made using TSMC's 3nm processes.
Thursday 22 February 2024
Samsung reportedly sold all of ASML shares, likely to fund HBM and 3nm endeavors
South Korean industry sources suggest that Samsung Electronics is divesting all of its remaining ASML shares, expecting to realize profits eight times the initial investment amount...
Tuesday 20 February 2024
TSMC on track to move 2nm process to risk production in 4Q24
TSMC is on track to move 2nm process technology to risk production at its new fab on the Baoshan campus of the Hsinchu Science Park (HSP) in northern Taiwan in the fourth quarter...
Thursday 25 January 2024
Apple to obtain initial 2nm capacity from TSMC, sources say
TSMC, which only increases production capacity in response to significant customer orders, has recently established a production expansion strategy aimed at attaining 2nm GAA. Apple...
Tuesday 23 January 2024
Samsung hopes 2nd-gen 3nm process help narrow gap with TSMC
Although Samsung Electronics was the first to mass produce 3nm chips, they are not as profitable as TSMC since they have not secured big customers yet. Samsung Electronics is trying...
Friday 19 January 2024
Samsung enters trial production for 2nd-gen 3nm process, aiming for over 60% yield within 6 months
Samsung Electronics is reportedly entering trial production for its second-generation 3nm process technology to compete with TSMC and attract customers. With subsequent yield and...
Friday 19 January 2024
TSMC to see revenue increase 21-25% in 2024
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) expects its revenue in US dollars to increase 21-25% this year, exceeding the foundry market average of 20%.
Friday 19 January 2024
TSMC to see 3nm chip sales generate nearly NT$400 billion in revenue
According to TSMC's estimate that 3nm chip sales will account for 15% of 2024 revenue, market sources expect the process technology to generate nearly NT$400 billion (US$12.7 billion)...
Thursday 18 January 2024
TSMC expects about 6% revenue decrease in 1Q24
TSMC expects to post revenues of between US$18 billion and US$18.8 billion in the first quarter of 2024, a 6.2% sequential increase at the midpoint. Gross margin and operating margin...
Wednesday 10 January 2024
GUC taped out UCIe 32G IP using TSMC 3nm and CoWoS technology
Global Unichip Corp. (GUC), the Advanced ASIC Leader, announced today that it has successfully taped out Universal Chiplet Interconnect Express (UCIe) PHY IP with 32Gbps per lane,...
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