Embedded Systems Conference
Breaking News
Comments
Newest First | Oldest First | Threaded View
<<   <   Page 3 / 3
Doug_S
User Rank
Author
re: Why Intel should make chips for Apple, Cisco
Doug_S   12/4/2012 2:21:04 AM
NO RATINGS
Samsung is a TOTALLY different case. They don't compete with Apple by making ARM SoCs, they compete with Apple by selling smartphones. The article is merely suggesting that Intel make ARM SoCs for Apple, while selling x86 SoCs to Apple's competitors. No one is suggesting Intel should start selling smartphones.

kenny.g
User Rank
Author
re: Why Intel should make chips for Apple, Cisco
kenny.g   12/4/2012 1:44:20 AM
NO RATINGS
Intel already have the capabilities in designing their chips for FPGA usage which diversifies their functions in a chip. I had rumours on a Cedarview Development Board with FPGA capabilities. Also, not to mention the embedded automotive market that they are so dearly focusing on, especially the IVI projects they have been doing for a few companies for the past few years. However, as for mobile phone and tablet market, they might not have a strong foothold with Qualcomm, Samsung and Nvidia app processors flooding the market.

rick merritt
User Rank
Author
re: Why Intel should make chips for Apple, Cisco
rick merritt   12/4/2012 1:21:21 AM
NO RATINGS
That's as reasonable as any speculation I have heard. But the analysts are saying next year is marginally better, up ~5% and maybe 2014 looks decent.

krisi
User Rank
Author
re: Why Intel should make chips for Apple, Cisco
krisi   12/3/2012 11:47:20 PM
NO RATINGS
I like this idea of Intel designing chips for all large volume applications, Cisco, Apple etc...that is the only way to leverage their fab expertise and investment...Kris

horta1212
User Rank
Author
re: Why Intel should make chips for Apple, Cisco
horta1212   12/3/2012 11:44:37 PM
NO RATINGS
Otellini's leaving because he's a wise man. Tough economic times, even tougher semiconductor market, competition becoming thornier than ever, he knows the semiconductor industry has some major contraction ahead. He doesn't want his legacy tarnished by something he doesn't have control over.

resistion
User Rank
Author
re: Why Intel should make chips for Apple, Cisco
resistion   12/3/2012 10:34:09 PM
NO RATINGS
Avoid the Samsung trap of being a foundry that competes with its customers.

<<   <   Page 3 / 3


Flash Poll
Radio
LATEST ARCHIVED BROADCAST
EE Times Senior Technical Editor Martin Rowe will interview EMC engineer Kenneth Wyatt.
Like Us on Facebook

Datasheets.com Parts Search

185 million searchable parts
(please enter a part number or hit search to begin)
Special Video Section
After a four-year absence, Infineon returns to Mobile World ...
A laptop’s 65-watt adapter can be made 6 times smaller and ...
An industry network should have device and data security at ...
The LTC2975 is a four-channel PMBus Power System Manager ...
In this video, a new high speed CMOS output comparator ...
The LT8640 is a 42V, 5A synchronous step-down regulator ...
The LTC2000 high-speed DAC has low noise and excellent ...
How do you protect the load and ensure output continues to ...
General-purpose DACs have applications in instrumentation, ...
Linear Technology demonstrates its latest measurement ...
10:29
Demos from Maxim Integrated at Electronica 2014 show ...
Bosch CEO Stefan Finkbeiner shows off latest combo and ...
STMicroelectronics demoed this simple gesture control ...
Keysight shows you what signals lurk in real-time at 510MHz ...
TE Connectivity's clear-plastic, full-size model car shows ...
Why culture makes Linear Tech a winner.
Recently formed Architects of Modern Power consortium ...
Specially modified Corvette C7 Stingray responds to ex Indy ...
Avago’s ACPL-K30T is the first solid-state driver qualified ...
NXP launches its line of multi-gate, multifunction, ...