2020-10-22 - Alan Patterson

TSMC Bets on HPC for Future Growth

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. expects the main driver of its growth in the next several years to be HPC, overtaking…

2020-09-22 - IC Insights

Pure-Play Foundry Market On Pace For Strongest Growth Since 2014

Application processors and other device sales for 5G smartphones act as a robust driver.

2020-09-16 - Yole Développement

Advanced Packaging: Strong Momentum Driven by TSMC, Intel and Samsung

Advanced packaging (AP) is moving from a package substrate platform to silicon, a shift that is providing opportunities for giants…

2020-09-07 - IC Insights

2H20 Growth Expectations Vary Among Leading IC Suppliers

TSMC continues to reap the benefits of strong demand for 7nm and 5nm devices...

2020-08-31 - Alan Patterson

Marvell Joins TSMC’s Upper Echelon Customers of 5nm Chips

Marvell is filling the void where HiSilicon used to be, both in the market and at TSMC...

2020-08-24 - TrendForce

Foundry Revenue Projected to Grow by 14% YoY in 3Q20

Foundry revenue projected to grow by 14% YoY in 3Q20 as downstream clients exhibit strong demand, says TrendForce...

2020-08-14 - IC Insights

HiSilicon’s Time in the Top-10 Ranking May be Short Lived

Top-10 semiconductor suppliers logged strong 17% jump in 1H20/1H19 sales...

2020-07-30 - Bolaji Ojo

It’s Time for Intel to Double Down on Foundry Business

Intel Corp. dropped the ball. It should today be the world’s biggest semiconductor foundry; not TSMC. This can still change…

2020-07-20 - Anton Shilov

How SMIC Can Keep Up With Advanced Process Technologies – Part 2

SMIC has begun producing 14nm chips, and has joined the FinFET club. The company is on the verge of a…

2020-07-15 - Anton Shilov

How SMIC Can Keep Up With Advanced Process Technologies

Despite hurdles both technological and political, SMIC is intent on being as close to the state-of-the-art in production as it…