Rumor: Apple in Talks with Intel Regarding Processor Manufacturing
- date: December 1, 2012
As we all know, Apple has been trying to distance itself from its dependency on Samsung, which is actually much harder than it may seem. As of right now, the South Korean electronics giant makes Apple’s RAM, some displays, and is currently the sole supplier of processors for Apple’s mobile devices. There has been a lot of speculation about where Apple might go to supplement or replace Samsung, with one of the top contenders being Intel. According to a new rumor, Apple is already in talks with Intel regarding using them to replace Samsung.
Doug Freedman of RBC Capitol reports that there have been advanced talks on a deal to bring Apple’s processor manufacturing needs over to Intel. Freedman even claims to know specific terms of the deal that are being discussed right now, some of which include the following:
Intel would agree to use Apple’s preferre
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