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According to the companies, the shift will enable mobile devices to offer 40 percent more computing performance and 100 percent greater battery life than the existing 45-nanometer process.
The Korean electronics maker, best known for TVs and mobile devices, also makes the processors powering those devices. Here's why it's now angling to be first with new chip technology.
After Apple announced its A7 processor last year, the industry has been moving to 64-bit, says a TSMC co-CEO.
Apple-Samsung relationship is not over yet: a Nikkei analysis finds Samsung-made A7 inside iPhone 5S.
A new processor spearheads the chipmaker's 4G LTE ambitions in China.
Responding to an analyst's question, Intel CEO waxes eloquent about the advantage of Intel's manufacturing technology compared with Apple's.
The A7 processor in Apple's iPhone 5S is twice as powerful as the A6. An iFixit teardown explains one reason why.
It's not surprising, but it is finally confirmed: the vaunted A7 chip in the iPhone 5s is made by Samsung.
Apple has been getting its chips "fabbed" by Samsung for years. That hasn't changed with the A7.
If Apple owned capacity at a fab, it would give the company the kind of control over both design and chip manufacturing that Intel has.