40nm Mainstream Technologies 

Ideal platform for power- and price-sensitive applications

40nm-mainstreamGLOBALFOUNDRIES mainstream platforms from 180nm to 40nm offer mixed-technology solutions on volume production-proven processes.

The 40nm-LP (Low Power) platform is ideal for power- and price-sensitive applications, such as mobile and wireless, with flexible mixed-technology options for RF, low voltage and automotive. Available technologies include logic, analog/mixed-signal, RF/mmWave, and OTP/SRAM memory. It is a design-ready solution with silicon-validated IP and PDKs (process-design kits) from GLOBALFOUNDRIES and leading EDA/IP partners.

Highlights

40nm-LP requires 40% less power, 60% less area and has significantly lower cost compared to 65nm implementations

Shipping at target defect density

Applications in mass production

  • Baseband SoC/DTV/Wireless
  • Wireless Consumer
  • Mobile Multimedia
  • Mobile TV, Cable

Multiple RF products in mass production including set-top boxes, TV tuners, digital TV

Industry-leading mmWave RF enablement with automotive qualification

5V LDMOS is ideal for power management applications

Lower power option and BCDLite™ option in development