• TSMC will continue manufacturing chips for Huawei; Kirin 985 should be unaffected by the ban

    2 monthes ago - By Gizchina

    Huawei's HiSilicon, the house behind the development of company's Kirin chipsets, is fabbing its chipsets and modems at the TSMC foundries and despite the recent...
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  • TSMC will continue making chips for Huawei

    TSMC will continue making chips for Huawei

    2 monthes ago - By GSMArena

    Huawei's HiSilicon subsidiary is fabbing its chipsets and modems at the TSMC foundries and it will continue to do so. A TSMC spokesperson said that the company will continue working with Huawei, despite many others cutting ties.
    Among them is ARM. The Kirin chipsets use ARM designs for both the CPU and GPU , so this is a huge blow. However, HiSilicon should still be able to produce current models and perhaps even the next chipset in the pipeline.
    A source at ARM told the BBC that the Kirin 985 should be unaffected by the ban. This chip was most likely bound for the Huawei...
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