Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
PC Gaming Hardware Market Has Breached the $30 billion Mark
VR-capable Imagination Series8XE GPU is Targeted At Low-end Smartphones
Toshiba May Spin Off Its Semiconductor Business
These Are The Specs of ZTE's Hawkeye Project CSX Crowdsourced Smartphone
Airbus Could Build A 'Flying Car' This Year
Intel Unveils New Intel Responsive Retail Platform, Announces $100 Million Investment Plan
Raspberry Compute Module 3 Launched
SpaceX Sends Satellites into Orbit
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > PC Parts > iPad Te...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Thursday, March 15, 2012
iPad Teardown Reveals Qualcomm, Broadcom And Samsung Chips


Apple's latest iPad uses chips made by Qualcomm, Broadcom, Samsung and other semiconductor makers, according to iFixit.

The iPad includes a Qualcomm LTE cellphone chip as well as a Qualcomm wireless modem for 3G and 4G. Broadcom supplies a semiconductor handling wireless tasks like WiFi and Bluetooth, according to iFixit.

The iPad's 45nm A5X application processor is based on ARM's design and is manufactured by Qualcomm, as in past Apple devices.

Regarding the 9.7-inch display, iFixit believs that it is made by Samsung LCD. However, other sources indicate that LG Electronics and Sharp will also supply their liquid crystal displays for the iPad.

On the memory front Toshiba is selected supplier of NAND flash with the THGVX1G7D2GLA08, a 16- Gbyte 24-nm MLC memory and a multichip package memory marked Y0A0000. Elpida is included in the iPad with two 4-Gbit LPDDR2 DRAMs arranged in a 64-bit configuration.

The iPad teardown also revealed chips from Avago Technologies, Triquint Semiconductor and Fairchild, designed for the RF front end.

It is not always safe to draw safe conclusions from the teardowns because Apple sometimes uses more than one supplier for a part.


Previous
Next
ZTE Demonstrates Optical Network At 1.7Tbps        All News        PayPal Releases Mobile Payments Service
Transcend Releases SSD720 Solid State Drive     PC Parts News      WD Shipping My Book Thunderbolt Duo Dual-Drive Storage System

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Nokia Files More Suits Against Apple
Nokia Sues Apple For Infringement of Nokia Patents
Apple May Manufacture In India-based Facilities: report
Apple Appeals EU tax Ruling
Apple AirPods Already Backordered Into New Year
Apple Has Discussed $100 Billion Investment In SoftBank
Apple iOS 10.2 Update Brings New Emojis, Improvements
Apple AirPods Will Miss Holiday Season
Apple In Talks With Hollywood For Early Movie Rental
These Are Apple's Best of 2016 Across Apps, Music, And Movies
U.S. Supreme Court Rules in Favor of Samsung in Smartphone Patent Suit
Apple Sent Letter NHTSA Asking About Autonomous Vehicle Guidelines

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2017 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .