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    News - Amazon contemplates Texas Instruments' mobile SoC business

    TI doesn't want it, Amazon wants cheap chips for Kindles.
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    Re: News - Amazon contemplates Texas Instruments' mobile SoC business

    TI doesn't want mobile? Seriously?
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    Re: News - Amazon contemplates Texas Instruments' mobile SoC business

    I can actually see TI's soc division fitting quite well into Amazon's portfolio for the right price. Amazon has large interests in device manufacture, server infrastructure and cloud computing and if they really went for it having an SOC division could in the coming years be something of a boon. This of course assumes that Amazon is seriously considering moving into arm based servers for certain tasks as well using these chips to power its kindles.

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    Re: News - Amazon contemplates Texas Instruments' mobile SoC business

    The Kindles already use TI OMAP SOCs.

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    Re: News - Amazon contemplates Texas Instruments' mobile SoC business

    Quote Originally Posted by CAT-THE-FIFTH View Post
    The Kindles already use TI OMAP SOCs.
    We know. That's not the point of the article.

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