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Apple's iPhone 4S vital to keep rivals at bay

Cupertino's newest handset, essentially an iPhone 4 with better components including processor, camera and memory, will help it compete better with Android and Windows Phone but nothing to "blow customers away", analyst notes.

October 4, 2011 by

Apple's iPhone 5 likely to stress Foxconn

Apple has reportedly lined up components to manufacture its next-generation iPhone as it preps a Q3 launch, but the device appears to be tricky to make. That fact is likely to give a big headache to Hon Hai Precision, which manufactures the iPhone via its Foxconn unit.

July 6, 2011 by

More iPhone vs. Storm: Comparing component costs

There's some buzz today about an iSuppli report that dove deep into an analysis of component costs for the Blackberry Storm, compared to a similar breakdown of Apple's iPhone. In the end, the electronics research firm found that the cost of components and manufacturing cost about $203, compared to Apple's costs of less than $175.

January 29, 2009 by

Infineon a big winner in iPhone teardown

EE Times commissioned Semiconductor Insights to tear down the iPhone and dissect its innards. The key takeaways: Infineon is the chip of choice; there are many shared iPod parts that made design easier; and Apple brands a bunch of components to hide the names.

July 1, 2007 by

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