Showing posts with label iPad. Show all posts
Showing posts with label iPad. Show all posts

Google Acquires iPad Chip Maker Startup Agnilux


"Google has purchased Agnilux, a secretive chip house made up of engineers who architected the heart of the iPad, then left the company. Reuters' PEHub reported the story Tuesday night. A Google spokesman also confirmed the acquisition to PCMag.com. 'We're pleased to welcome the Agnilux team to Google, but we don't have any additional information to share right now,' a Google spokesman said Tuesday night via email."

iPad and the A4 chip


By now you would have digested enough info about iPad from all the overflowing blogs and sites that are covering Apple's latest announcement. But do you know Apple's A4 chip is a ARM Cortex A9 with an ARM Mali GPU? Now i am curious about the 3G part and HSDPA given the BOM list of iPhone 3Gs. Are the original vendors already out of the window with the entry of PA Semi?