Reason: Reduction of the amount of those nasty royalties to ARM
ARM continues its descent into the land of sharp objects...
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Originally Posted by saarek
I don't see why Apple wouldn't simply reuse the A4. They could modify it if needed.
The A4 is a joke, even by low-end standards.
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"Rumor: Apple to purportedly use Qualcomm's Snapdragon SoC in low-cost iPhone"
That, and a sh!tload of duct-tape.