Needs more memory and smartphone displays
Samsung is to invest $18.6 billion in South Korea as part of a cunning plan to extend its lead in memory chips and next-generation smartphone displays.
Galaxy Note expected
Samsung is planing a launch event in New York City for its next Galaxy Note smartphone in the second half of August.
At last Apple has invented it
The geniuses at Apple will finally invent gaming changing wireless charging technology, which none of its rivals have, and it will be in the next iPhone.
Uses TSMC’s 7nm
Qualcomm has ended its foundry relationship with Samsung and opted for TSMC to produce its next-generation 7nm semiconductor chips.
27- and 32-inch CHG70 and 49-inch CHG90
Samsung has jumped on the AMD FreeSync 2 bandwagon with a total of three monitors, the CHG70 series, which will be available in 27-inch and 32-inch versions and the massive 49-inch CHG90 series monitor.
Open Rights Group warning
Samsung has been using technology which can spy on its mobile users.
Will cost about the same as 10nm
IBM, GlobalFoundries (GloFo), and Samsung said yesterday that they have found a way to make 5nm transistors, which may well enable them to pack 30 billion switches onto a microprocessor chip.
Plans more expansion in China
Samsung is considering adding NAND memory chip production capacity at its manufacturing base in China.
Commercialise 8nm this year and 7nm next year
Samsung Electronics has been showing off its roadmap for introduction of high-tech 4-nano system semiconductor foundry process in 2020.