Samsung Considering DRAM Chips From SK Hynix, An Apple Supplier

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http://techcrunch.com – Samsung Electronics may purchase mobile memory chips from South Korean rival SK Hynix for devices including the Galaxy S, said J.K. Shin, head of Samsung’s mobile business. If the deal goes through, it will be a boon for SK Hynix, which currently counts Apple as one of its top DRAM chip customers and saw it shares slip 2.8 percent on Thursday after another Apple chip supplier, Cirrus Logic, warned of a reduced product forecast from one of its customers. Though Cirrus Logic did not name the customer, the company is seen as a key indicator of demand for iPhones and iPads because at least 9 (IT news)