Apple is already long enough develops some of the components for their devices. In particular, this applies to graphics chips and processors for the iPhone and iPad. In the case of computers cupertinos while using development of third-party companies. However, if you believe the experts, in the next couple of years, Apple can translate the Mac processor of its own production.
According to the forecasts of authoritative analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, Apple’s first computer based on the new platform may come out in 2020 or 2021. The expert is sure that when you create a chip for Mac cupertinos use ARM architecture.
Ming-Chi Kuo does not exclude that the ARM platform, which will be the basis for new Apple computers in the future may be used in the car Apple. According to experts, the long-awaited announcement of the Apple Car will be in about five years – in 2023.
Separately, the analyst notes that in the future Apple will increasingly depend on the TSMC, as the Taiwanese chip maker will be the main manufacturer of most semiconductor products used in Apple devices. In fact, Ming-Chi Kuo reiterates earlier rumors that the cupertinos will give TSMC 100% of orders for processors Apple A13 and A14.