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Chartered and MS Sign 65nm Manufacturing Agreement for Xbox360's IBM-designed 'Xenon' CPU

Discussion in 'ATI' started by AirRaid, Apr 21, 2006.

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    http://www.charteredsemi.com/media/corp/2006n/20060420_microsoft.asp
    http://www.eetimes.com/news/latest/showArticle.jhtml?articleID=186500351
    http://www.eetimes.com/news/semi/showArticle.jhtml?articleID=186500360
    http://www.bizjournals.com/sanjose/stories/2006/04/17/daily71.html
    http://home.businesswire.com/portal...d=news_view&newsId=20060420006050&newsLang=en
    http://home.businesswire.com/portal...d=news_view&newsId=20060420006038&newsLang=en





    Chartered Semiconductor Manufacturing shares was up 4 cents at $10.11
    in after-hours trading Thursday. After the closing bell, the company
    said it signed an agreement with Microsoft Corp. to manufacture CPU
    products for Microsoft's Xbox 360 game consoles. Financial terms were
    not disclosed. Production is expected to begin in the first quarter of
    2007. Separately, Chartered Semiconductor also said it has licensed the
    90-nanometer Silicon-on-Insulator technology from International
    Business Machines . Financial terms were not disclosed. Singapore-based
    Chartered said the agreement allows it to expand its use of the
    technology to areas such as consumer, multimedia, communications,
    automotive and industrial applications.


     
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