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Assembly and Test Cost and Price Model


The Assembly and Test Cost and Price Model - 2019 - revision 00 is now out with bug fixes, new package and test options and updated data for 2019. BUY NOW!


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The IC Knowledge - Assembly and Test Cost and Price Model is a brand new cost and price model from the world leader in semiconductor and MEMS cost and price modeling. The Assembly and Test Cost and Price model covers wafer sorts, assembly of leadframe and organic substrates packages including EMIB, wafer level packaging and InFO and class test. The model is user customizable and we are continually adding new features. This is a complete OSAT model and an ideal companion to our Strategic Cost and Price Model.


Supported assembly processes

Leadframe, organic substrate, wafer level and InFO.


Supported wafer sizes

75mm, 100mm, 125mm, 150mm, 200mm and 300mm.


Supported cost elements

Overall wafer sort, assembly cos and class test cost, cost of each assembly and test step, material usage.


Who should buy this product

The IC Knowledge - Assembly and Test Cost and Price Model is widely used by IDMs, Fabless companies, Analysts, Consultants, Electronics Systems and Automotive Companies and many others. The model is used for benchmarking, evaluating pricing, market research and many other uses. Our model customers include most of the worlds largest IDMs, Fabless and Electronics Systems companies.


Current revision updates:

  • Added volume to 'Configuration' sheet.
  • Updated plating system throughput.
  • Expanded 'Yearly Data' out to 2030 and updated labor and electric rates.
  • Fixed an error in the capacitor and heat spreader calculations.
  • Fixed an error in the mold cost calculation.
  • Added TSSOP packages and 172 pin MLF/MLP/QFN package.
  • Added 17 additional product types for test options.
  • Increased test costs for cold test to reflect increased maintenance requirements.

System Requirements

The Model runs inside of Microsoft Excel and requires the user to have Excel 2010 or higher installed on their computer. There are are known compatibility issues with Excel 2007 and Open Office and any third party Excel compatible product.


Model Cost and How to Buy

A single user license for one person to install the model on one computer is $1,400. An enterprise license allowing an unlimited number of users at a company is $4,761. Lower prices may be available in our on-line store for credit card orders only! The model may be purchased on-line with a credit card here or you may email or fax us a purchase order with 30 day terms. The model is delivered by email within a few hours of our receiving an order. The model cost includes twelve months of updates plus twelve months of reasonable levels of phone and email support. A Web Ex training session is available on request. Renewal costs at the end of twelve months are discounted 1/3 off the current prices.


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