“We’ve decided to make our own smartphone SoC instead of using Snapdragon” adopted by an extended checklist of crimson flags.
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— Snapdragon (@Snapdragon) 1634140800000
Qualcomm has equipped the chipsets for the Pixel telephones till now and Pixel 6 goes to alter that. Qualcomm has misplaced part of its income base, even whether it is small in comparison with the opposite firms it ships its chipsets to.
With the crimson flags (not only a single crimson flag) within the tweet, it seems like Qualcomm is making an attempt to warn Android customers to not belief within the Google Tensor chip.
It isn’t like the 2 firms have completely parted methods. Google and Qualcomm are nonetheless going to work collectively to assist the Android platform. However Qualcomm has actually made its displeasure felt at being ditched for the flagship Google smartphone with its tweet.
Introducing its personal in-house chip for the Pixel 6 sequence is how Google is taking steps in the direction of self-reliance. The tech large may even have plans for its personal chipset for its upcoming Chromebooks and tablets, as per an earlier report by Nikkei Asia, based mostly on inputs from three sources. As per the report, Google might unveil the brand new chipsets by 2023.
“The new CPUs and the mobile processors that Google is developing are based on the chip blueprints of Arm, the Softbank-controlled UK chip company whose intellectual property is used in more than 90% of the world’s mobile devices,” the report mentioned.