Samsung will introduce a 6-nanometer process technology may 24, 2017
A couple of days ago we reported that the South Korean company Samsung is investing almost $ 7 billion in expanding 10-nanometer production and the construction of 7 nm.
Equipment for the new 10-nanometer lines have already been ordered, it is installed and commissioned in the second quarter. At the moment, Samsung manufactures according to the norms of 10 nm own single-chip system Exynos 9 Series (8895) and SoC Qualcomm Snapdragon 835.
Yesterday Samsung confirmed that the production of products according to the norms of 10 nm is on track. The company has already shipped more than 70 thousand silicon wafers, produced using 10-nanometer process LPE (Low Power Early) of the first generation.
In addition, Samsung added that the company is working on 8 — and 6-nm technological processes. The company noted that new technologies will meet the growing needs of customers, they will allow you to create products with a high level of performance, while very competitive in terms of price.
New information about this will be presented may 24 during the event, Samsung Foundry Forum.