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Samsung Develops AI Processor-embedded Memory Chip

Samsung Develops AI Processor-embedded Memory Chip

SEOUL, Feb. 17 (Korea Bizwire) — Samsung Electronics Co. said Wednesday it has developed an artificial intelligence (AI) processor-embedded high bandwidth memory (HBM) chip that boasts low energy consumption and enhanced performance. Using processing-in-memory (PIM) technology, the South Korean tech giant said it integrated AI engines onto its HBM2 Aquabolt, becoming the first in the [...]

Samsung Remains No. 2 Chip Buyer in 2020

Samsung Remains No. 2 Chip Buyer in 2020

SEOUL, Feb. 10 (Korea Bizwire) — Samsung Electronics Co. remained the world’s second-largest chip buyer behind U.S. tech titan Apple Inc. last year, a report showed Wednesday, while manufacturers’ spending on semiconductors increased due to the pandemic-induced stay-at-home economy. Samsung, the world’s largest smartphone and TV maker, accounted for 8.1 percent of global semiconductor spending [...]

Samsung’s Foundry Capacity in Matured Nodes to Rank 4th in 2021

Samsung’s Foundry Capacity in Matured Nodes to Rank 4th in 2021

SEOUL, Feb. 3 (Korea Bizwire) — Samsung Electronics Co.’s foundry capacity share in legacy nodes is estimated to rank fourth in 2021, a report showed Wednesday, amid its push to increase its presence in the contract chipmaking sector with advanced fabrication processes. Samsung, the world’s largest memory chipmaker, was projected to account for 10 percent [...]