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  • Apple expands orders for TSMC A18 chip

    Tainan, Taiwan- September 30, 2021: Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) plant in Tainan Science Park, Taiwan; TSMC is the world's largest dedicated independent semiconductor foundry.

    According to a recent report from ctee.com.tw, Apple has already expanded orders to TSMC for A18 smartphone chips meant for a 90-100 million iPhone 16 series.

    iPhone 16 will also come with improved camera and memory specs. The A18 will be made on TSMC’s N3E process, and boasts a more powerful neural engine than the M4.

    Apple will also upgrade the onboard DRAM memory chip spec to 8GB from 6GB as AI requires more memory.

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