IBM Alliance brings 45nm silicon for mobiles within reach, says Freescale

Flaherty, Nick
February 2007
Electronics Weekly;2/21/2007, Issue 2276, p4
Trade Publication
The article presents information on the characterization of 45nm silicon for embedded and mobile phone products by various companies. Freescale Semiconductor Inc. has announced an alliance with IBM Corp. to develop processors with 45nm silicon. Broadcom Corp. has started the characterization of the 45nm process and development of libraries. Qualcomm Inc. is taping out test chips for 45nm in the middle of this year. INSET: Technology puts phone on chip.


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