The global chip shortage, explained

ਨੂੰ ਪ੍ਰਕਾਸ਼ਿਤ ਕੀਤਾ ਗਿਆ 7 ਅਪਰੈਲ 2021
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The ongoing global chip shortage means that it could be tougher to buy everything from a PS5 to a Ford truck for the next few months. But fixing the problem might need bigger changes to both how we manufacture processors and the supply chain at large.
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  • The Verge

    The Verge

    28 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    What tech are you hoping to buy soon that's currently suffering from supply issues because of the chip shortage?

    • João Oliveira

      João Oliveira

      2 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

      @Wais Rahman i Will wait to the chip shortage came to end and buy after.. if mining still profit

    • Wais Rahman

      Wais Rahman

      2 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

      @João Oliveira You know mining will be useless in the next several months as the ethereum network will change from prove of work or POW a.k.a "mining" to prove of stake, so you probably have to reconsider it to buy those GPUs otherwise it'll be just a waste of money

    • João Oliveira

      João Oliveira

      3 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

      4x 3090 or 3080 to mining

    • nilesh hirani

      nilesh hirani

      3 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

      The Playstation 5

    • Wired-Up Retro

      Wired-Up Retro

      5 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

      Cronus Zen...

  • Anthony Golden

    Anthony Golden

    7 ਘੰਟੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Welcome to the great reset folks the world of tighter top-down totalitarian government and Global tyranny 100% planned where you will own nothing and love it they are reconstructing global societies as we speak and when they're done it's going to look very close to the Hunger Games a bunch of people with everything sitting on top but hey everybody will have the equality that they wanted..... we'll all be equally miserable they are destroying Western societies middle class Australia Canada United States

  • Anthony Golden

    Anthony Golden

    7 ਘੰਟੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    They put them in all these so-called vaccines LOL

  • GoEasy

    GoEasy

    ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    T H B R

  • Raine Draa

    Raine Draa

    ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    The only time when “next gen” actually makes sense

  • The_boi567

    The_boi567

    2 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Finally got a series x and s after 5 montgs

  • joswha16

    joswha16

    3 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Over-simplified explanation of what Apple and AMD do. They license ARM so they can use the tech to make their own architecture as they wish. Otherwise companies license 'out of the box' designs from ARM.

  • Phlegethon

    Phlegethon

    3 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Cause chips are being used to mine pretend money

  • 50’s Dad

    50’s Dad

    3 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Man i got my sapphire 5700xt nitro last may for msrp at microcenter. Feel so blessed to have built when i did

  • ديكتاتور المستقبل

    ديكتاتور المستقبل

    3 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    واو

  • GrandCanyonTV

    GrandCanyonTV

    4 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    This is what happened to Babylon. The future is computerless.

  • Suyash Singh

    Suyash Singh

    4 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    When the world is so dependent on China . This is bound to happen

  • Nathanael Reuter

    Nathanael Reuter

    5 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    So is it just me or are we not being told something!!!!!!🤔

  • Eugene Elkin

    Eugene Elkin

    5 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    NICE AWES0ME 🍨🍨🍨🍚🍔🍔🍟🍟🍟🍟🏁 💨 🍮 🥧 🍡 🍧 🍨 🍦 🍰 ❗ 🐬 🌺 🌺 🌺 🥀 🌹 🌷 🍁 💐🍂 🐡🐄 🐅 🐆 🐯 🍣 🍣 🍣 🥘 🍨🍨🍨"

  • Priye Rai

    Priye Rai

    5 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Once 5G takes over completely and solves the latency problem for cloud gaming services and cloud computers, won't we see the demand for the hardware that uses these semiconductor chips go down? Isn't that bound to happen this decade in many parts of the world?
    If yes, then this is a temporary problem. Then, why would the companies invest in building new manufacturing plants to tackle a temporary issue? Is it to better handle the situation at present while not being so confident that aforementioned cloud services would necessarily flourish?

  • The Maz

    The Maz

    6 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Honestly my bank account is thanking me for not buying a ps5, I can just wait for the ps5 slim.

  • clivepereira123

    clivepereira123

    10 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    But Lays and Pringles are still ok yeah?

  • Moustafa Ahmed

    Moustafa Ahmed

    10 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    we need to recycle our devices and extract all the important components from it and also companies like apple need to make our iphones more usable through the years like it can be used for 8 years and not slowing it down. we need spare parts not buying new device when it get broken.

  • SDM

    SDM

    11 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    It is extremely stupid to rely on one foreign chip manufacturer.

  • wutchamacallit

    wutchamacallit

    11 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Nice jacket.

  • Francisco Lopez

    Francisco Lopez

    12 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Good I hope chip shortages continue. Maybe people can stop being so dependant on technology.

  • LostMySauce

    LostMySauce

    12 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Why does this guy remind me of the Zuck?

  • Hell Hole

    Hell Hole

    12 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    covid, new console, nvidia amd, ethereum all happened to occur at the same time.

  • Neptunian Yes

    Neptunian Yes

    13 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    The biggest factor is Trump's trade war... The damage Trump did to the global supply chain is coming back to haunt the US and the world. Biden is maintaining that aggressive attempt suppression of China. It is not going to end well.

  • Pro Grammer

    Pro Grammer

    13 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    I knew he was gonna blame Trump. The dummy does not understand that we should not even have all the world's manufacturing in a communist country!!!!!

  • The Spine and Brain Centre

    The Spine and Brain Centre

    13 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Anyone wanna team up to open up a chip manufacturing company?

  • Dustin J

    Dustin J

    13 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Still blaming Trump.

  • Matthew DiFrancesco

    Matthew DiFrancesco

    15 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    He knows Trump is not president anymore right?

  • KO Manic

    KO Manic

    15 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Who else still haven’t got one?

  • ALOOF

    ALOOF

    16 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    No one cares that ford will have to stop manufacturing...

  • toto

    toto

    17 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    I'm the 400th comment 👌👍

  • BasicHaddock4

    BasicHaddock4

    17 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Still can't get a XSX 😭

  • TofuBearEatTofu

    TofuBearEatTofu

    17 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Why the fk is verge making Taiwan sounds like part of China? When it’s obviously not

  • Michael

    Michael

    17 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Orange Man Bad

  • Anthony Vescio

    Anthony Vescio

    17 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Golem Network will make it so you don’t need a computer chip. The decentralized internet will power your device.

  • JC

    JC

    18 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Globalists don't want the masses to have this computing power. And don't blame Trump because he tried bringing industry back to the US before something like this happened. This is waht happens when Capitalism relies on communism to produce its products.

  • Neon Tie Films

    Neon Tie Films

    19 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    But what does the trade war with China have to do with TSMC, a Taiwanese company that only has 2 out of their 17 fabs located in mainland China?

  • Aadithya krishnan

    Aadithya krishnan

    19 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    China is responsible for the Wuhan virus pandemic

  • DrewTube316

    DrewTube316

    20 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    PS6 won't be out until like 2028 the earliest.

  • Tech & Komsan

    Tech & Komsan

    20 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Good explained

  • Alexander

    Alexander

    21 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Moral of the story don't use the same dam chip for everything.😆😅🤣

  • Robert J

    Robert J

    21 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    1:17 Google translate "techically true" to English -> "a lie"

  • motivate me

    motivate me

    21 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    We could manufacture chips on the mars😂

  • Steve Chong

    Steve Chong

    21 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    TSMC is too busy and China mainland's tech companies have been placing huge amount of orders to fill up their warehouse in case there's supply ban by the US.

  • Clenchingbear

    Clenchingbear

    22 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Now that hexa core cpu really is super exclusive

  • Akki Bajaj

    Akki Bajaj

    22 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Thanks a lot Trump 🥱

  • Aditya Erath

    Aditya Erath

    22 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    linus nice

  • Richie Richer

    Richie Richer

    22 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    We also need to reuse old hardware with new software. That 10y old router you have laying around is still capable of most demands, just flash it with new firmware. The same is true for old laptops if your willing to switch from Windows to Linux

  • Time Traveller 2100

    Time Traveller 2100

    23 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Many countries like Japan will defend Taiwan because one of the reason is to preserve technological interest and economic trades.

  • Galvin Stanley

    Galvin Stanley

    23 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    There's plenty of room in Texas for a new factory.

  • Sebastian Munoz

    Sebastian Munoz

    23 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    I work for a phone store and we didn't have phones for almost two week💀 due to this. Thankfully we got some in but still its not looking good.

  • Nathaniel Singleton

    Nathaniel Singleton

    23 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    ASML???

  • Nathaniel Singleton

    Nathaniel Singleton

    23 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    First a ammo shortage, then a chip shortage and maybe a food shortage on the way.

  • 天安门大屠杀1989

    天安门大屠杀1989

    23 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Learn to pronounce huawei correctly you white imperialist

  • Jay Sz

    Jay Sz

    23 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    This is a Bolshevik channel

  • Spiritual Cat Lover

    Spiritual Cat Lover

    23 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Wow....

  • Matthew Ng

    Matthew Ng

    23 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Another Trump “victory”

  • Matthew Ng

    Matthew Ng

    23 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Don’t worry guys, China will be self sufficient in a few years and this won’t ever be a problem again

  • BankaiKiller

    BankaiKiller

    24 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Reduce your dependence on China, all of this will help global production lines...

  • Ninja Nerd Student #69

    Ninja Nerd Student #69

    24 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    It’s good news for anyone who bought tech products last year because they will have the latest for an extra year.

  • Danny P

    Danny P

    24 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    I just bought a bag of chips, what's the issue?

  • Lewis that’s football

    Lewis that’s football

    24 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    TDL

  • Speak out and remove all doubt!

    Speak out and remove all doubt!

    24 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Intel's $20 billion is not close to enough if the US wasn't to be semiconductor independent. The US government needs to step on and spend at least 10-20x this and quickly. (Which is still only something like a quarter of the defence budget EACH YEAR, so easily doable)
    America could invoke some more Patriot Acts to force America companies to exclusively make chips in America or ban them like Huawei!
    It would pay for itself pretty quickly that way, bring the much needed increase in chip production capacity the world needs but more importantly it would give the US the independence they so desperately want in these potentially uncertain times.

  • Lizard Man

    Lizard Man

    25 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Just buy it from a scalper lol

  • RajaShekhar Ramineni

    RajaShekhar Ramineni

    25 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    That's a nice leather jacket

  • Mubeen Jahangir

    Mubeen Jahangir

    25 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    I'm so mad right now. I just want kidnap and beat up those people who destroyed PS5 just for clout, and upload the video of them begging mercy.

  • P S

    P S

    25 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    A great time to have stockpiled some PS5’s.💸

  • Nelson Cartier Gaming

    Nelson Cartier Gaming

    25 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Your house look haunted 😳

  • Talos Project

    Talos Project

    25 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    "Lingering effects from Trumps trade war with China". We know this isn't true.
    .PS5 was MOST widely available when Trump was President. Those pesky facts again

  • Adithya Seetharaman

    Adithya Seetharaman

    25 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    No explanation. This is not a quality video.

  • M_ore Fake_News

    M_ore Fake_News

    25 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    😱🤡🤡🤡🤡😭😭😭

    • M_ore Fake_News

      M_ore Fake_News

      25 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

      🤣🤣🤣🤣🐒🐒🐒🐒

  • Paul Ho

    Paul Ho

    26 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Is that a Schott?

  • Mihad Alzayat

    Mihad Alzayat

    26 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    At this point I’m waiting for the PlayStation 6

  • Water Bug

    Water Bug

    26 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Wish I had a dial to turn down the halting speech.

  • Magykman

    Magykman

    26 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    The graphics and production on this is top notch! Love the isometric style

    • Vivishwan Dubey

      Vivishwan Dubey

      12 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

      for real, I was wondering why not many people mentioned this exact thing in the comments 🤷‍♀️

  • Moneka Woods

    Moneka Woods

    26 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    They're saving them for the Mark of the Beast.

  • Armin Hadzic

    Armin Hadzic

    26 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    You are aware that Trump is no longer a president?

  • Abdulrahman Alammar

    Abdulrahman Alammar

    26 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Not trying to take sides or anything but It's not a trump administration problem. Biden overrules most of Trump's previous orders with the exception of all the china related sanctions and tariffs. It's a US strategy not the doing of one administration

  • Capt. Price

    Capt. Price

    26 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    How did you manage to bring trump into this

  • User1010

    User1010

    26 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    How about recycling older chips? Why no company does a campaign to buy for a chep price ones old tech devices?

  • User1010

    User1010

    26 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    This chip shortage is so stupid. Capitalism has past its tolerable limit. And for a long time now.

  • User1010

    User1010

    26 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    That's what happens when no country in the world does a birth control policy. In 50 years the planet gonna be so crowded, we won't have even basic supplies.

  • Jezza Lenko

    Jezza Lenko

    26 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Need to get over blockchains...

  • Vardhan Shrivastava

    Vardhan Shrivastava

    26 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Do ya'll have the hexacore?

  • Lawrence Whiteside

    Lawrence Whiteside

    26 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    How did TSMC endrun around the world? Outsourcing is good for business. Those CEOs should be removed.

  • P R

    P R

    26 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    I own both the digital and disc versions of the ps5 and Xbox. I’m good.

  • Natsuki

    Natsuki

    26 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Uyghur killing? we don't care
    Hong Kong killing? we don't care
    Myanmar killing? we don't care
    Us should just reveal their technology and let china mass-produce the chips! It's US responsibility to help china and it is US devilish political intension that stop china from producing chips! Chips production has nothing to do with outdated knowledge just US scheme!
    We only care about chips!

  • Natsuki

    Natsuki

    26 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Taiwan where are you when we need you...

  • JK T

    JK T

    26 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Chips have to wait for years to come.

  • M N

    M N

    26 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Lucky enough grab my ps5 on feb second restock from Amazon.

  • Le Revenant

    Le Revenant

    26 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    I don't know whether I should feel lucky to have a PS5 or to feel bad because I play all day and have no life lol

    • Lowgone

      Lowgone

      21 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

      Sounds like your living your best life to me 🤷 I wish I could do that

    • Paku Zero

      Paku Zero

      22 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

      Both hopefully, cuz then you can create a healthy schedule, but the easiest way to do more fulfiling stuff is to cut ties with your addiction (I only used this word since you seem unhappy with your amount of use of your device) thats holding you back

  • Sir Loin

    Sir Loin

    27 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Took me till March 9th to secure an order from GameStop and only reason I got it was because it was a bundle and was over $700 almost 800 with tax. If you priced it out I only paid $3-4 dollars over if I had bought everything separate. But I didn’t want the spider man or COD game or the $20 dollar GameStop gift card. But it was the only way I could secure one, I kinda lazily tried before the but that week I ramped up my efforts. Haha I have maybe played for total of 5-8 hours since then total. I’m 40 and have 2 small kids and not a lot of time.

  • Sana Shy

    Sana Shy

    27 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Protect taiwan at all cost!

  • Awhoo Thunder

    Awhoo Thunder

    27 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    I just need entry level GPU...😒
    I don't have much time.😞

  • Rose Marry Church

    Rose Marry Church

    27 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    “Perhaps brains or a skill are the most portable and best wealth preserver.”Earn 30,000$ every week  from your own investment.  Ask me how

  • nnn nnn

    nnn nnn

    27 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    No, Apple make own processors. They licencing architecture, not chips.

  • Andreas Steinhart

    Andreas Steinhart

    27 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    M1 isn’t an ARM license.

  • Paine010

    Paine010

    27 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    I kind of feel sorry for everyone that has bought the PS5. The reason why is, I strongly believe that this shortage will not be lifted until about 2023 and then it will take about 2 to 3 years after that until enough people have the system to make it justifiable for the developers to make games exclusively for the PS5. The problem is by that time, it will be time for Sony to start winding down the PS5 and promoting the PS6. So, at this point Sony has two options. They can either not promote the PS6 and still push for the PS5, which then will cannibalize the PS6 when it comes out and then will make the people who jump to the PS6 really late in the product lifecycle, which then will just rippled to all subsequent generations, or they can just stop promoting the PS5 and just accept the PS5 as a failure and push the PS6, which will then stop the ripple and keep it confined to the PS5. I don’t see them being able to do both because it would be contradictory and just be confusing to the customers. So, I think the most business sense would be to do the latter. If you think about it Sony has already started to do this. They have had meetings about this and that is why you see all the AAA games being push back as far as they can push them. So, I think they are going to try and keep most of the good games held back as far as possible and make them for the PS6 and make the library of games for the PS5 scarce. It seems like the AAA games that are being released first are the ones that had the least interest in them. So, again, I kind of feel bad for whoever bought the PS5 as I strongly believe it is going to be the least supported generation of console.

  • derek groutage

    derek groutage

    27 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Id sell my ps5 not much of an upgrade from the ps4 tbf

  • PsyMongazoid

    PsyMongazoid

    27 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Nice.