TSMC to account for bulk of 14nm Apple A9 chips in 2015, industry sources claim

After reporting that Apple supplier Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) will share next year’s production of A8 chips with Samsung, the sometimes-reliable Taiwanese publication, DigiTimes, today said that the world’s largest independent semiconductor foundry will account for more than half of total A9 chip output in 2015, with only one-third of chip manufacture to be handled by Samsung. The South Korea-based Samsung up until this year used to exclusively produce Apple designed mobile processors for the iPhone, iPod touch and iPad devices, but Apple’s been looking to distance itself from the company in order to prevent Samsung engineers from getting an early glimpse into its upcoming chip tech…(…)Read the rest of TSMC to account for bulk of 14nm Apple A9 chips in 2015, industry sources claim “TSMC to account for bulk of 14nm Apple A9 chips in 2015, industry sources claim” is an article by iDownloadBlog.com. Make sure to follow us on Twitter, Facebook, and Google+.

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