“We have determined to make our personal smartphone SoC as an alternative of utilizing Snapdragon” adopted by an extended listing of purple flags.
“We have determined to make our personal smartphone SoC as an alternative of utilizing Snapdragon” 🚩🚩🚩🚩🚩🚩🚩🚩🚩🚩🚩🚩🚩🚩🚩🚩🚩🚩🚩🚩🚩
— Snapdragon (@Snapdragon) 1634140800000
Qualcomm has equipped the chipsets for the Pixel telephones till now and Pixel 6 goes to vary 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 purple flags (not only a single purple flag) within the tweet, it seems like Qualcomm is attempting 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 collection is how Google is taking steps in direction of self-reliance. The tech large might even have plans for its personal chipset for its upcoming Chromebooks and tablets, as per an earlier report by Nikkei Asia, primarily based on inputs from three sources. As per the report, Google might unveil the brand new chipsets by 2023.
“The brand new CPUs and the cellular processors that Google is growing are primarily based on the chip blueprints of Arm, the Softbank-controlled UK chip firm whose mental property is utilized in greater than 90% of the world’s cellular units,” the report stated.