One of the most accurate and reliable Ming-Chi Kuo has revealed that the A16 Bionic processor on the iPhone 14 Pro may have a slight upgrade from the A15 Bionic, including the M2 chip, which may not change. much in terms of the production process
during the past week “ShrimpApplePro” states that TSMC will once again use the 5nm manufacturing process for the A16 Bionic chip, with Apple possibly wanting a new manufacturing process for the M-Series side instead. TSMC’s efficient leapfrog N3 and N4P manufacturing process won’t happen until 2023.
This year, it will continue using the N5P and N4 manufacturing processes this year. Kuo also said the N4 isn’t much more efficient than the N5P used in the iPhone 13 series.
He also said the new MacBook Air design expected to debut this year could use the same manufacturing process used in the A16 Bionic.
In addition, if the above rumors are true, it means the M2 chip may be launched in 2023. The new iPhone 14 Pro and MacBook Air designs use the same manufacturing process as the A15, while the regular iPhone 14 uses the same A15 Bionic. last year’s model