I certainly see this benefit and others. What I am having a hard time understanding is how challenging the software transition is going to be. For users that need more than a clamshell version of an iPad. Serious apps are pretty crippled on the Arm right now. Office 365 for example.
I can see it being a long wait for users who need the full power of a Mac.
Perhaps you are correct, but my expectation is that Apple will not be using generic ARM chips, but rather designing custom chips using the ARM framework, similar to what they have done with the current A series chips. See How ARM has already saved Apple - twice.
Don’t forget that Tim Cook is an operations genius and has been working with ARM for years. In Tim I trust.
Oh for sure, this is the right thing to be doing. Thing is, I will likely want one bad when announced. But I expect a staged product, where the first one won't be suitable for my needs
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sponge: Regarding the future of VR, I think it will be huge. I was a gamer when I was in college. But as an adult I lost interest. Last fall I flew up to visit my son at college and check out his new Vive set up. After playing with it for the weekend, I was
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rickag: So since Jan 28th 2015 AAPL is up from 117.27 to 157.21
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artman1033: VXAPL = 29.21 AAPL = $117.27 AFTER EARNINGS
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