As previously reported, Apple plans to pretty much ditch Qualcomm’s cellular modems for its proprietary 5G modem starting in 2023. According to a story by the Wall Street Journal, not only does Apple keep aiming for a next-year release, but it’s giving out lots of hints.
Apple is known for its secrecy, but when a shift in the chip market comes closer, not even the Cupertino company can hide its moves. The Wall Street Journal reports some signposts of where Apple is headed on modern chips. For example: