50 years of Moore's Law

Moore’s Law: 50 years on, fun facts, infographics & more

Moore’s law is 50 years old today.

The number of transistors incorporated in a chip will approximately double every 24 months.
-Gordon Moore, Intel co-founder

Gordon Moore’s statement on processor transistors is well known amongst techies, due to the fact that for the most part, it’s been true for the last 50 years.
As today is the celebration of the tried and true statement’s 50th anniversary, a number of cool videos and infographics have popped up. Check some of them out below.



Moores law android phone
Moore's law timeline

What do you think about Moore’s law 50 years on? Do you think it will still hold true another 50 years down the line?