Apple Reportedly Shifts to In-House Modem Engineering Led by...
Apple has assembled an in-house modem engineering team led by its chipmaking chief Johny Srouji, according to Reuters. From the report:Apple Inc has moved its modem chip engineering effort into its in-house hardware technology group from its supply chain unit, two people familiar with the move told Reuters, a sign the tech company is looking to develop a key component of its iPhones after years of buying it from outside suppliers.The report claims Srouji, senior vice president of hardware technologies at Apple, took over the company's modem design efforts in January. The in-house shift provides further evidence that Apple may be planning to develop its own cellular modem for future iPhones, as previously reported. Apple currently sources iPhone modems from Intel after cutting its ties with Qualcomm amid a major legal battle.Tag: Johny SroujiThis article, "Apple Reportedly Shifts to In-House Modem Engineering Led by Johny Srouji" first appeared on MacRumors.comDiscuss this article in our forums [read more]
MacRumorsFeb 7 12:22
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