Became known, when TSMC will start mass production of SoC Apple A11
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC), the largest contract manufacturer of semiconductor chips, preparing to start serial production of single-chip systems Apple A11. According to the source, pochernevshie this information in the publication Economic Daily News, TSMC will start mass production of SoC Apple A11 in April. Until the end of the half-year, the manufacturer expects to produce 50 million of these chips, and by the end of the year 100 million.
A single-chip system Apple A11 is designed for the next generation iPhone, which is expected in September, will be produced at 10-nanometer FinFET technology. For A11 the selected version InFO with insights that are integrated at the level of the plate.
Note that the Apple A11 is not the first SoC produced at TSMC 10-nanometer FinFET technology. In the current quarter, this technology has started production of SoC for MediaTek and HiSilicon Technologies.