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EUV Adoption Requires Critical ROI Evaluation

Published: 28 June 2018

ID: G00348551

Analyst(s): Gaurav Gupta , Samuel Wang


Good progress has recently been made in EUV lithography on advanced manufacturing wafer technology. Technology product managers of fabless companies must determine the economic benefit of EUV-based processes in planning their new chip designs.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • EUV Has Arrived to Extend Moore's Law Beyond 7 nm Node
  • Phase In EUV Designs Gradually and Judiciously as EUV Will Be Adopted in Conjunction With DUV
  • Choose the Right Foundry Partner Based on Comparative Metrics and Total Manufacturing Cost
  • Determine the True Benefits of EUV Solutions
  • Optimize Cost of Advanced Chips With Innovative Packaging Solutions
  • Use Case

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