Korea: 42,000 employees in 3 campuses
Worldwide: 10,000 employees in 4 Production Sites, 7 R&D Centers and 5 Regional HQs
Samsung has been the undisputable, long-time leader in the DRAM sector and produces the most up-to-date DRAM solutions including components and modules for PC, server and mobile applications. Since 2013, Samsung has been the only manufacturer producing DDR4 devices based on 20 nanometer process technology. As the pioneer of advanced DRAM technologies, Samsung offers DDR3 as well as DDR4 solutions with the highest performance and the highest density as well as the lowest power consumption.
Samsung has been a leading manufacturer of NAND flash solutions and has firmly established its NAND flash solutions as the key components for a diversity of mobile and consumer electronics. Samsung offers a broad portfolio of high-performance, high-density NAND flash solutions combined with its preceding controller technologies that encompass embedded and non-embedded memory storage solutions as well as solid state drives that can be used as data storage for PC and enterprise systems. By introducing the industry’s first 3D V-NAND, which vertically stacks the cells, Samsung has redesigned the half-century paradigm in NAND technology.
Samsung's advanced SSD products offer the next-generation storage solution that overcomes the shortcomings of conventional hard disk drives and suggest attractive alternates for PC and server applications and improve the stability and performance of the systems in which they are used. Now adopting its proprietary V-NAND technology and utilizing its distinctive controller technology, Samsung offers a variety of top-notch SSD products with the highest performance, density and reliability.
Samsung's smart and green 'Exynos' family, a line-up of mobile application processors are designed to power mobile devices such as smartphones and tablet PCs. Being the flagship products of Samsung's System LSI Business, the Exynos family brings outstanding performance and power efficiency enhancements to support the stringent requirements of latest mobile devices. Samsung's Exynos products also boast excellent DMIPS (Dhrystone million instructions per second) figures and HD multi-media features, while enabling users enjoy crisp operations of images and videos of their mobile devices. For the first time in the industry, the Exynos mobile AP has been available using 14nm FinFET process technology.
Samsung is a leading provider of CMOS image sensors for use in mobile phones, digital still cameras, DSLR cameras, digital video cameras and camera embedded display. Samsung's leadership in this area largely owes to its ISOCELL technology, which dramatically enhances the light sensitivity of a sensor, and helps offer clear and crisp image quality while reducing the height of the module. Samsung's imagers also have advantages in high resolution, fast motion playback and longer battery life.
Samsung has initiated its foundry business in mid-2005. By leveraging Samsung's long-withstanding semiconductor fabrication expertise, Samsung's foundry business supports global fabless and IDM semiconductor companies. The company offers full service solutions encompassing design kits and proven IP to fully turnkey manufacturing to achieve market success with advanced IC designs by Foundry, ASIC and COT engagements. Samsung foundry's advanced low-power processes with high-K metal gate technology offers SoC designers comprehensive foundry solution of integrated functionality and bandwidth as well as advantages in low power consumption.
Samsung offers a comprehensive portfolio of LED packages and engines. Samsung's LED packages feature middle power and high power sources with high efficacy, brightness, design-in convenience, and reliability with low power consumption and long life in a compact package, all for a wide variety of indoor and outdoor applications. As a result of our commitment to R&D and investments, we offer a vertically integrated lineup of products that range from Epi to the Smart Lighting Platform that can be applied to the Internet of Things.