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Apple could acquire PowerVR maker to bring GPU design in-house

Apple is reportedly in “advanced talks” to acquire Imagination Technologies, the British chip design company which creates the PowerVR graphics chips Apple uses for its iOS devices. If it is able to acquire the company, it would mean that Apple would be able to bring GPU design in-house, much as it has done with its […]

(via Cult of Mac – Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

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Imagination’s New PowerVR Series6 GPU Cores Likely to be Used by Apple

According to a press release issued today by Imagination Technologies, a British-based maker of a mobile graphics and microprocessor chip technology, we can expect twenty times the performance of current generation hardware with five times greater efficiency with the release of their new mobiles graphics architecture code-named Rogue. The company provided more information its first two PowerVR Series6 deigns, the G6200 and G6400 today. The G6200 and G6400 have two and four compute clusters, which correspond  [Read More…]