A11

TSMC to Ramp Up A11 Chip Production; 50 Million Units By July

Apple is expected to launch three new iPhones in 2017 and they are all to be powered by the company’s next generation SoC, the A11 chip. Even though these new iPhones are not expected till later this year, the various components that go into manufacturing these devices are already being produced by Apple’s partner OEMs....

TSMC Begins to Tape Out the Design for Apple’s A11 Processor

Industry sources are claiming that Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) has started to tape out the design for Apple's A11 processor, which is being built on a 10nm FinFET process, DigiTimes is reporting. The publication adds that TSMC is expected to achieve certification on its 10nm process in the fourth quarter of 2016, and deliver product samples...