As the battle with Qualcomm continues to increase rapidly, Apple is examining modems from MediaTek for the 2018 iPhone. As per a report from Digitimes, Apple is focusing on the additional capacity after moving half of it’s orders to Intel from Qualcomm.
The Report explains that MediaTek has the price benefits, technology and capacity to give Apple with Modems for the iPhone. MediaTek would unite with Intel in giving the modems to Apple for the iPhone.
Some industry watchers said that MediaTek meets the three principles long followed by Apple in determining providers of chip solutions for its various product lines: leading technological competitiveness, comprehensive product blueprints, and reliable logistic support.
DigiTimes further describe that the collaboration between MediaTek and Apple could increase further than just modems.
For the most part, DigiTimes ought to be taken with a grain of salt, however its record is stronger with regards to news, particularly combined with The Wall Street Journal’s prior report.
MediaTek, obviously, declined to comment on speculation