• Samsung says it has seen ‘slow demand' for the OLED panels it supplies for the iPhone X

    25 days ago - By 9to5Mac

    Over the recent week, we've seen a handful of suppliers report slowing demand for parts purchased by Apple for the iPhone X. Now, Samsung is joining that chorus, saying that it has seen lagging demand for OLED panels used in the iPhone X...
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  • Intel to Supply Apple With 70% of LTE Chips Needed for 2018 iPhones

    Intel to Supply Apple With 70% of LTE Chips Needed for 2018 iPhones

    25 days ago - By Mac Rumors

    Intel is planning to supply Apple with 70 percent of the modem chips that will be used in the 2018 iPhone lineup, according an unnamed source that spoke to Fast Company. Qualcomm will allegedly provide the rest.
    KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo previously suggested Intel might be Apple's sole supplier for LTE modems in 2018 given Apple's ongoing and increasingly tense legal battle with Qualcomm, while The Wall Street Journal said Apple might use Mediatek and Intel chips to avoid working with Qualcomm, but Fast Company says that's not the case.
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  • Report: Apple may have to keep Qualcomm around for 2018

    Report: Apple may have to keep Qualcomm around for 2018

    25 days ago - By Phone Arena

    A new report from Fast Company has surfaced claiming that Apple will continue to rely on Qualcomm this year, with a hopeful switch to intel by 2019. Intel began working with Apple within the last few years but Qualcomm received the lion's share of the business. That was it seems, until things heated up between the chipmaker and Apple. It is no secret that Apple has been pushing towards fully adopting Intel hardware, but wariness over supply appears to be keeping the entire move from taking place this year. The report shows that Apple is planning on having Intel supply 70 percent of the...
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  • New report says Apple won't be able to fully drop Qualcomm as an iPhone supplier this year

    New report says Apple won't be able to fully drop Qualcomm as an iPhone supplier this year

    25 days ago - By 9to5Mac

    As its relationship with Qualcomm continues to strain, Apple is looking to move away from the chipmaker entirely as an iPhone supplier. A new report from Fast Company today, however, says Apple won't be able to ditch Qualcomm entirely this year...
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