Sign In

Communications of the ACM

ACM Opinion

The Iphone 5's A6 Chip Could Be Apple's Sweetest Revenge Against Samsung


View as: Print Mobile App Share: Send by email Share on reddit Share on StumbleUpon Share on Hacker News Share on Tweeter Share on Facebook
iPhone 5, with A6 chip

Front and back view of Apple's iPhone 5, with the back partially open showing the A6 chip.

Credit: Apple

Four years ago, Apple set out on a dangerous path. It spent about $300 million on a struggling chip designer called PA Semi. The purchase signaled that Apple intended to design its own chips for devices like the iPhone.

From Bloomberg Businessweek
View Full Article

 


 

No entries found