Imagination, Dialog, Synaptics: Will Apple ditch ARM?

Apple analysts are ditching stock in the company’s third-party component supply chain, warning that the iPhone maker has begun bringing development of many pieces used inside its next-generation devices in-house.

Apple takes over

Apple clearly intends bringing as much of its supply chain in-house as possible.

Just over a week ago, UK company Imagination warned that it would cease using Imagination’s GPU designs within 18-24 months.

“Apple has asserted that it has been working on a separate, independent graphics design in order to control its products and will be reducing its future reliance on Imagination’s technology,” the UK firm warned.

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