According to foreign media reports, research institutions said that Apple became the only customer of TSMC
's 5nm technology after it could not continue to manufacture chips for Huawei
since September 15, and apple is also the only manufacturer using TSMC's 5nm technology. According to reports from foreign media, although Apple has increased orders for self-developed MAC processors and server accelerators after failing to OEM chips for Huawei, TSMC's 5nm process has not been fully utilized and its capacity has not been fully utilized. The research institute expects the energy utilization rate in the second half of this year to be between 85% and 90%.