TSMC will manufacture 3nm chips for Intel in the second half of 2022

TSMC will manufacture 3nm chips for Intel in the second half of 2022

News on January 27 According to Taiwan media DigiTimes, citing unidentified industry insiders, Intel signed an outsourcing contract with TSMC last year and will manufacture chips for CPUs using 3-nanometer technology in the second half of 2022. According to reports, Intel will become TSMC’s second largest customer on 3-nanometer chips, second only to Apple.

TSMC will manufacture 3nm chips for Intel in the second half of 2022
According to Bloomberg’s previous report, Intel is negotiating with TSMC and Samsung to discuss the possibility of outsourcing some high-end chips to two manufacturers. According to reports, Intel’s negotiations with Samsung are said to be in a more preliminary stage.

As early as 2018, Intel outsourced some 14-nanometer chip production to TSMC due to high demand and manufacturing problems.