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EFosters
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re: Spansion expands foundry deal with SMIC
EFosters   5/18/2011 9:45:22 PM
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I'm pretty sure it is related to their charge trap process. Their technology for making flash is different than other NAND and NOR players like Samsung, etc.

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re: Spansion expands foundry deal with SMIC
byt25   5/17/2011 2:29:02 AM
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So Spansion has to prepay millions so SMIC can buy fab equipment? Doesn't really inspire confidence in SMIC's expertise and capabilities -- rather like hiring a carpenter and having him ask for money up front to buy a hammer and screwdriver.



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