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Apple developing 5G modem for 2022 - report

Tuesday 15 October 2019 | 09:36 CET | News
Apple hopes to launch its own 5G modem by 2022, boosted by the Intel operations it bought earlier this year for USD 1 billion, Fast Company reported, citing a source with knowledge of the company's plan. Apple declined to comment on the story. For the moment, Apple gets its iPhone modems from Qualcomm, which will provide modems for the first 5G iPhones next year, but the two companies have a complicated relationship. Also, Apple hopes to create a "system on a chip" design, where an Intel modem would be integrated into a single chip with Apple applications processor and other chips. This would

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Companies: Apple / Intel / Qualcomm
Countries: World
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