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Old January 17, 2011, 07:03 PM
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Default Chips will be scarce [The China Post]

I rub my Cristal ball and read this Fully booked TSMC forces designers to look elsewhere - The China Post

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Due to the outsourcing rush by integrated design manufacturing (IDM) houses, TSMC's 40-namometer production lines were expected to be scheduled full in March shortly after the Lunar New Year and order visibility was said to extend all the way up to early third quarter of this year.
Foundry all booked up to Q3 ? Q4

anny one got foundry not being useed anyware ? manufactures are hunting NOW
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Old January 17, 2011, 09:10 PM
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Globalfoundries Set to Spend $5.4 Billion on Expansion in 2011 - X-bit labs


the line they have right no are in use ( how much space do they have ? )
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Do we use to much semi conductor? When the industrie can't follow the market it's because we might buy to much :P
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prices going up for us? :)
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Old January 18, 2011, 01:01 AM
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my gues yes ( prices / scarsities )
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Its the fact there are most likely some foundries whom are slowly switching part of their line to the slowly developing graphene transistor/cpu
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Does this mean the "Other Factories" are sub prime and TSMC's chips will command a premium on the retail and resale markets (HWC Buy & Sell) ?
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