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Top Apple insider claims all 2018 iPhones will use LTE modems from Intel

Over the past few months, we've seen scattered reports suggesting that Apple has been angling to drop Qualcomm as a supplier of LTE modems for the iPhone. About five weeks ago, for example, word surfaced that Apple was planning to tap both Intel and MediaTek as the sole modem suppliers for upcoming iPhone models. Of course, Apple's interest in parting ways with Qualcomm shouldn't come as much of a surprise as the two companies are currently embroiled in a bitter and multi-billion dollar legal dispute regarding iPhone royalty payments.
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