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TarraTarra!
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TarraTarra!   11/7/2012 8:14:03 PM
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The node advantage is expected to reduce going forward if not go away. Smaller technology shrinks (22nm-14nm) are not providing the dramatic reduction in power or increase in frequency anymore. So if the Apple design team can get close to intel performance with better integration of other functions, the management would take that and get a huge improvement in margins. Remember that Apple is already pretty much vertically integrated already.

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danny1024   11/8/2012 1:09:30 AM
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Integration is really the key challenge and it's unclear that Apple can or wants to do that. Intel's recent Digital RF on CMOS Atom SOC ("Rosepoint") is the first of its kind; no one else has demonstrated that level of integration on a modern process tech node.

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resistion   11/8/2012 12:39:18 PM
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There's the SoC school and then there's the SiP school. Maybe Apple is still deciding where to enroll...

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carolinesmith   11/18/2012 6:31:20 PM
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