Electronics Production | February 02, 2006
NEC, Sony, Toshiba in 45 nm
NEC joins Sony and Toshiba to cooperate in 45 nm processes.
September 2007 will Sony, NEC and Toshiba present a jointly developed process for making semiconductors in 45nm. Through the joint venture the three companies is expecting to be able to reduce development costs and greater flexibility in manufacturing. NEC's engineers will now join the Sony- and Toshiba engineers at Toshiba's R&D centre in Japan.