iPhone 13 Series May Cost More to Mitigate Rise in Chip Production Costs: Report

Prices for the iPhone 13 series may be higher than expected, a new report suggests. Apple is trying to raise the price of the iPhone 13 line to mitigate the impact of rising chip manufacturing costs. Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC), Apple’s main chip supplier, is planning to raise chip production costs. This will affect … Read more

Global Chip Shortage: Taiwan Says It Sees ‘Balance’ In Automotive Chip Supplies In Q4

Global supply and demand for automotive chips is expected to “balance” in the fourth quarter of 2021, Taiwan’s government said on Saturday, reiterating its commitment to do its part to address the shortage that has shut down production lines around the world. . Democratic US senators from Michigan and Ohio this week asked the Taiwanese … Read more

Intel plans to source chip subcomponents from outside factories, details partnerships with TSMC

Intel on Thursday gave new details of its turnaround strategy to source subcomponents of its chips from outside factories, including new details of partnerships with rival Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC). Intel is one of the few remaining semiconductor companies that still designs and manufactures its own chips. But it lost its lead in making … Read more