Winners of the iPhone: Communications

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In the following series Motley Fool technology analyst Eric Bleeker sifts through the component makers supplying the iPhone and what having their products in Apple's newest phone means for the company.

In this edition, Eric places particular focus on the communications side, specifically the baseband processor. As expected, Qualcomm stole content from Infineon's wireless unit -- now owned by Intel -- in a move that should provide a large boost to its chip business. Watch the video below to get full analysis on Qualcomm's place in the iPhone and what it means for the company.

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At the time this article was published Eric Bleeker owns no shares of the companies listed above. You can follow Eric on Twitter to see all of his technology and market commentary. The Motley Fool owns shares of Marvell Technology Group, Qualcomm, Intel, and Apple. Motley Fool newsletter services have recommended buying shares of Apple and Intel; creating a bull call spread position in Apple; and creating a diagonal call position in Intel. Try any of our Foolish newsletter services free for 30 days. We Fools may not all hold the same opinions, but we all believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy.

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