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What is a die on a wafer?

What is a wafer in a chip?

  • Wafer is the round slice of silicon that the individual die (chips) are printed on. It’s a plate about 12 inches across. Before processing, it’s shiny and clear. The wafer will go through a number of steps as the circuits are built up.

What is the plural of wafer?

  • The wafer is cut ( diced) into many pieces, each containing one copy of the circuit. Each of these pieces is called a die. There are three commonly used plural forms: "dice", "dies" and "die".

What are the parts of a wafer?

  • The wafer is cut (diced) into many pieces, each containing one copy of the circuit. Each of these pieces is called a die. There are three commonly used plural forms: "dice", "dies" and "die".

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