Despite the fact that Samsung is the biggest rival for Apple’s products, especially on smartphone and tablet market, there has been a rumor that Apple is in talk with Samsung about the shipment of its latest A6 quad-core mobile processor (AP) chips for the next generation of iPhone. It seems that Apple still consider Samsung as a critical business partner for processor supply from Asia.

As reported by Korea Times, besides next generation of iPhone, the new iPad 3 is likely going to have A6 quad-core processor. Consider Apple and Samsung have a close relationship, all the patents lawsuits are another topics, aren’t they?

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No official statement from Apple yet.

[ Source: Sammy Hub ; Korea Times ]