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NVIDIA and TSMC Celebrate New Milestone: 500 Million Processors

NVIDIA and TSMC Celebrate New Milestone: 500 Million Processors news post from TweakTown's online news computing and technology content pages

Steve Dougherty | Oct 26, 2006 at 05:05 pm CDT (0 mins, 25 secs reading time)


NVIDIA together with TSMC (Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company) are celebrating the shipment of their 500 millionth processor, these comprising NVIDIA GeForce GPUs and nForce MCPs.


SANTA CLARA, CA AND HSINCHU, TAIWAN-OCTOBER 24, 2006-NVIDIA Corporation (Nasdaq: NVDA) and Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company, Inc. (TSE: 2330, NYSE: TSM) today celebrated the shipment of the 500 millionth processor designed by NVIDIA and manufactured by TSMC. These processors--which include NVIDIA GeForce® GPUs (graphics processing units) and NVIDIA nForce® MCPs (media and communications processors)--were created on 2.6 million eight-inch equivalent wafers.


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