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Samsung vs TSMC, new year’s “2nd generation 3nm process” real battle…yield is the key

Samsung Electronics and Taiwan’s TSMC are planning to enter competition by starting mass production of the second generation 3 nanometer (mn) process within this year. The two companies are noteworthy in that they will produce chips in the next-generation process in about two years, following the first-generation 3-nano process in 2022. The second-generation 3-nano process is expected […]

Japan dreams of semiconductor revival… Lack of talent is an “Achilles’ heel” 

Average age of semiconductor technicians is in 50s,avoided by young people due to long-term industrial decline Japan is pouring out large-scale subsidies in the hope of reviving semiconductors, but the lack of semiconductor talent is considered Japan’s Achilles’ heel. Due to the long-term decline of the semiconductor industry, talent development has failed. According to the semiconductor […]

In the 6G era, pay attention to ‘photonic semiconductors’

A prototype of a photonic semiconductor chip that will lead the coming 6G era has been produced. On the 17th this month (local time), mobile media outlet Phone Arena cited the scientific journal Nature and reported that scientists have developed a new photon-based semiconductor chip that can connect to high radio frequency bandwidths. It is […]

Konyang University-AD Technology signs reservation company agreement

The Department of Semiconductor Engineering at Konyang University in Chungnam Province announced on the 5th this month that they have signed a semiconductor design talent development reservation company agreement with major domestic semiconductor design companies. Konyang University’s Semiconductor Engineering Department signed a reservation company agreement with AD Technology on the 17th of last month and […]

AD Technology signs Neoverse CSS IP agreement with Arm… uses Samsung’s cutting-edge process

Domestic semiconductor design house AD Technology has entered into a semiconductor design asset (IP) licensing agreement with Arm for Neoverse Compute Subsystem (CSS) and is preparing to receive orders for high-performance chip development. This is an additional contract after AD Technology was selected as the only Arm total design program partner in Korea last month. The Arm Total Design Program is […]

Korea Semiconductor Industry Association visit with opportunities for Vietnam IC market

Vietnam with the advantage of its population size of 100 million people and the Government’s digital transformation orientation, is a favorable condition for the semiconductor chip industry market. At the same time, Vietnam has a number of favorable factors to increase its position in the global semiconductor supply chain, first is geographical location and second […]

Samsung dominates the 100 trillion won market… What is ‘3D packaging’?

Chip stacking ‘3D packaging’ AI semiconductor technology will be in full swing next year Limitations of ultra-fine process to make chips smaller‘3D packaging’ high performance and low power highlighted. Market will grow to $78 billion by 2028. TSMC, Intel, etc. are racing to develop it Samsung Electronics will begin its ‘3D packaging’ business next year, […]

“Semiconductors are still Samsung”… This company decided to use Samjeon chips again this year

It was confirmed that Samsung Electronics received an order for Google’s new smartphone AP (application processor) Tensor G4. It is expected to expand its foundry (semiconductor consignment production) market share by securing major customers one after another in the front-end process. According to the industry on the 30th, Samsung Electronics recently received an order for the […]

Arm Announces Arm Total Design for the Customized Silicon Era

Arm Total Design is an ecosystem committed to frictionless delivery of custom SoCs based on Neoverse CSS. It unites industry leaders – ASIC design houses, IP vendors, EDA tool providers, foundries, and firmware developers – to accelerate and simplify the development of Neoverse CSS-based systems. Partners within the Arm Total Design ecosystem will benefit from […]

AD Technology wins first 3nm design support order, develops ‘2.5D server semiconductor’

AD Technology has won a project to support global companies’ design of 3nm ultra-fine process semiconductors. AD Technology’s first 3-nano project is expected to mass-produce Samsung Electronics’ semiconductor consignment production (foundry). AD Technology announced on the 10th that it has signed a contract for a server-oriented semiconductor design project for overseas customers. Samsung Electronics is […]