In recent news, according to one of Apple’s partners, the company’s choice to award production contracts for their new “A9″ chip to Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. — rather than single-sourcing parts from Samsung — was the result of a planned lobbying effort from Taiwanese firms. Read more
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited, better known as TSMC is rumored to remain the major supplier of Apple’s in-house designed processors for the upcoming iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus. Read more
Samsung is confirmed to build the 14-nanometer design, which was highly anticipated to be adopted by the company’s next-generation processor, and expected to be called the “A9″ chip, which Re/code reaffirmed on Wednesday. Read more
Apple is currently using TSMC and Samsung to manufacture A8 and A8X chips for the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. But, recent sources tell us that Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company better known as TSMC, will remain the major supplier for Apple’s upcoming 14-nanometer A9 processor. This was reported by Taipei Times.
The iPhone 6’s A8 processor is reportedly now getting into the production grit of the new smartphone release road map and it’s all happening at TSMC.
Friday, reports claims that Apple has finally signed a deal with Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. in early June to start chip production in 2014. Read more
The dominance of Samsung’s industry supply chain has Taiwan-based companies fearful and are rallying behind Apple. Read more
In a recent earnings call, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) CEO said that their new 20 nanomater process tech will outsell the existing 28 nanomater tech in two years. Read more