Chip Shot: Intel Ships Billionth Communication SoC
Intel has shipped one billion SoCs targeted at ultra low cost, ultra slim phones. By integrating cellular baseband, RF and power management onto a single chip, customers have greater flexibility in designing more cost effective, innovative 2G solutions based on proven technologies. Intel is a leading provider of cellular platforms to top global phone makers. The company offers a mature and full solutions portfolio of RF transceivers, 2G/3G and upcoming 4G LTE platforms for mobile phones, smartphones, tablets and other connected devices.