Apple rumored to wish Samsung for some A8 chip manufacturing
There have been rumors that TSMC would deal with a few of Apple’s future chip manufacturing, however particulars of the purported association have been obscure. The Korea Financial Every day might have simply crammed us in, nevertheless. It claims that Samsung will make 30 to forty % of Apple’s A8 processors subsequent yr, with TSMC presumably assembling the lion’s share. Apple needed TSMC to be the only producer, however the problem of constructing 20 nanometer-class chips led to a supplementary settlement with Samsung, in accordance with the Day by day‘s tipsters. Neither aspect has commented on the report, so take it with a big grain of salt. If the story is correct, although, it means that Apple could have solely modest success in excluding its arch-rival’s know-how from subsequent-era iOS units.