Qualcomm shares fall as reports say Apple may scrap its chips
06 February, 2018, 15:29 | Author: Elena Summers
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As legal action between Apple and Qualcomm intensifies with billions of dollars at stake, a report on Monday claimed that the iPhone maker will use Intelbaseband chips for its devices in 2018. At most, the expected changes will be minimal, except for an increase in battery capacity by 10 percent with the new two-cell L-shaped iPhone battery, Tech Radar reported. Now, with only one supplier, the iPhone's performance might be slower with the Intel chip, but at least it should be consistent and without any speed comparisons like it faced when Qualcomm was a co-supplier.
In a detailed note citing extensive channel checks with chip suppliers, brokerage Nomura Instinet said it anticipated that Apple would drop Qualcomm in favor of a handful of other suppliers, as it seeks to reduce materials costs for iPhones.
In its latest lawsuit, Qualcomm has accused Apple of sharing its proprietary code with Intel. Apple initially agreed, and even extended that contract, but in 2016 it balked and began mixing Qualcomm and Intel parts.
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Intel is also said to be offering more competitive prices. Apple and Qualcomm are in a legal battle right now about the licensing fees Qualcomm charges Apple. Baseband chips on an iPhone is where all radio functions which require an antenna are managed.
Apple is able to make the switch because of the capabilities of Intel's latest XMM 7560 modem, which now supports both GSM and CDMA. After losing the iPhone business, Qualcomm will be more aggressive in securing orders from Chinese smartphone vendors. When things didn't go Apple's way, the company chose to wage war and Qualcomm retaliated in kind. Apple is known to not rely on a specific partner as well so if anyone is thinking that Intel will be on board exclusively for a long time, you might be wrong.
Sector analysts have said in the past that Intel may not be as well prepared for 5G networking as Qualcomm and that iPhones with Qualcomm chips have performed better than models running on Intel chips.
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The Dow Jones industrial average dropped 500 points, or 2 percent, as a weeklong slump in stock market picks up speed. In Greater China, the Hang Seng Index was up 0.14%, while on the mainland, the Shanghai Composite Index rose 0.13%.
The 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex), was trading 157.21 points or 0.44 per cent higher soon after opening. The BSE Sensex was down by over 500 points at 10:55 am on Friday while NSE was 153 points down at 10,863.
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