To take on Intel and Qualcomm
According to South Korean media reports, Samsung is interested in acquiring AMD, all in an effort to compete with rival chipmakers Intel and Qualcomm.
To boost 16nm FinFet and beyond
Reuters carried a rather interesting announcement about TSMC, the maker of most SoCs and GPUs we care about.
Higher clocks, lower voltages
AMD could use GlobalFoundries’ 28nm Super High-Performance (28SHP) node for upcoming GPUs.
And this is why it’s a good thing
Both on the edge
Qualcomm and AMD included
Apple might be the first big customer
FinFET for the future
$1.2bn of wafers this year
Two years and nearly $100,000