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Freescale sets up 200mm MEMS production line

14 January 2008 | By Síle Mc Mahon | News > Cleanroom

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The shift to 200mm MEMS production means an increased capacity while offering reduced production costs. The MEMS-related technologies available to Freescale now include connectivity, embedded control and signal conditioning.

By Síle Mc Mahon

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