Samsung told The Korea Times on Monday that it will end its LCD panel supply relationship with Apple as of next year. That’s according to a “senior Samsung source” who declined to be identified, citing insufficient margins owing to Apple’s supply pricing strategy.
With the launch of the Galaxy Alpha, Samsung has shown they are willing to implement metal on their smartphones, and based on solid reports, we are also expecting the Galaxy Note 4 to also sport a little metal. What about an “all metal design” though?
Reports from Samsung’s supply chain indicate that Samsung will in fact offer an all metal Galaxy S 6.
Apple was the subject of a recent investigative report by BBC’s Panorama program, which presented as part of its findings various instances where suppliers of the Mac maker violated Apple’s own stated standards for its partners.
Apple and Samsung’s litigation continues as Apple demands $2.525 billion from Samsung due to previous patent infringements. Foss Patents did a unit cost breakdown on how much money Apple is actually requesting.
Apple (AAPL), Samsung trial provides sneak peek into Apple's inner workings Two significant Apple executives took the stand at the Apple patent trial against Samsung Friday in San Jose, California, discussing the history of the iPhone and iPad and the impact of Samsung on the organization. Apple is suing Samsung for $ two.five billion … [...]
Seems like Apple knows that TSMC is unlikely to catch up to Samsung in terms of technological capacity to manufacture 12nm processors. Samsung and Apple just agreed to use mainly Samsung manufactured Apple iPhone and iPad processors for next year and 80%+ in 2016. At the moment, it seems more and more unlikely that TSMC will play a role in manufacturing Apple chips anymore.
Samsung plans to blunt some of the impact of Apple’s (NASDAQ: AAPL) iPhone 5 with a new Galaxy S4 introduced next February at the Mobile World Congress 2013 in Barcelona, Spain, according to a report in The Korea Times and other accounts.
The Korean Times report, which quotes parts suppliers and anonymous company officials, also said that Samsung is working with U.S.
Would you be surprised if I said Apple is trying to sue Samsung over their Galaxy Note 10.1? No? Didn’t think so. Apple told a judge in California that Samsung infringes patents on the Samsung Note 10.1, and even wanted to add Android 4.1 into that lawsuit.