Popular chip manufacturer TSMC has announced that it will begin 5nm based processors for Apple in the second quarter of 2020. TSMC will remain the only chip supplier for this year’s iPhone smartphone. The company has already begun trial production using 5-nm process technology with EUV lithography.
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The 5 nm node was once assumed by some experts to be the end of Moore’s law. Transistors smaller than 7 nm will experience quantum tunneling through the gate oxide layer. Due to the costs involved in the development, 5 nm is predicted to take longer to reach the market than the two years estimated by Moore’s law.
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