Does the New iPhone 7 Have Intel Inside? This Evidence Suggests it Does
- Aaron Tilley for Forbes September 9th, 2016
- Source: http://www.forbes.com/sites/aarontilley/2016/09/09/does-the-new-iphone-7-have-intel-inside-evidence-suggests-it-does/#3fcc4fe46191
One of tech world’s great blunders was Intel turning down Steve Jobs’ offer to build the processors for the iPhone. Since then, the smartphone wave has largely bypassed the chip giant, even as Intel has spent billions trying to gain a foothold in the market.
But it appears Intel has finally struck gold. According to the new iPhone 7 spec sheet published on Apple’s website this week, the information strongly suggests that Intel will be supplying the LTE baseband modems in some versions of the latest iPhones.