Finer circuitry decreases the size of a chip and cuts per-unit production costs. It also helps chips process data faster.More details over here.
NEC Electronics, the world's eighth-largest semiconductor maker, aims to start manufacturing the chips on a commercial basis in 2007, the newspaper said.
NEC develops 55nm technology
Posted on Monday, December 05 2005 @ 18:55 CET by Thomas De Maesschalck
NEC has developed a technology to make chips on a 55nm process.