Apple may refuse the use of power controllers of the production Dialog
Dialog Semiconductor, the company runs the risk of losing Apple orders that use the power controllers in their products. Information about it published by one of the analysts brought down the shares of Dialog by 36%, to the lowest in the last seven months.
According to the analyst, Apple plans to create its own power controller and can start to use it in the iPhone already in 2019.
The basis for the forecast was information unnamed representatives of the industry that Apple has created development centers power controllers in Europe and the United States, and has already allocated about 80 specialists on this project.
A source familiar with the situation says that Apple is heavily luring professionals Dialog to the center in Munich. The Dialog representative declined to comment on the information.
Last year Apple secured more than 70% of the income Dialog.