TITLE

Qualcomm tapes out 45-nm chip

AUTHOR(S)
Mutschler, Ann Steffora
PUB. DATE
August 2007
SOURCE
Electronic News;8/16/2007, Vol. 53 Issue 32, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that San Diego, California-based Qualcomm Inc. has taped out its first 45-nanometer chip on a low power-optimized manufacturing process on August 6, 2007. According to the company, the technology is designed to allow competitive performance and significant cost efficiency. Qualcomm uses an integrated fabless manufacturing business model that allows close collaboration with strategic technology and foundry partners, aimed at greater efficiencies and accelerated technology advancement to the industry.
ACCESSION #
26221070

 

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