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Apple Supplier TSMC Starts Making Next-Gen 3nm Chips

Apple supplier Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) on Thursday kicked off mass production of its next-generation 3-nanometre chips in Tainan, Taiwan — reports Bloomberg. TSMC has set up the N3 process node at its Fab 18 plant at the Southern Taiwan Science Park. To celebrate the start of 3nm fabrication, TSMC held a "Volume Production...

Apple May Use TSMC 3nm Chips by End of 2022, Says Report

A report from Taiwan's Commercial Times claims TSMC will start production of 3nm chips based on its N3 process node for Apple by the end of this year (via MacRumors). Another report from the publication indicated that TSMC plans to begin mass production of 3nm chips in September. Apple will be the first customer for TSMC's...

Samsung Begins Production of 3nm chips, Beating TSMC

Samsung has kickstarted production of its own 3nm chipset. As the company has begun to fabricate the more efficient and powerful chips, Samsung is effectively beating Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) in the production race. Earlier this month, it was reported that TSMC was on track to begin mass production of its own 3nm chip....