Will Apple Provide an Unexpected Boost for Qualcomm and Intel in 2013?

Apple continues to be in the news this week. In this video, Eric Bleeker looks at reports that Apple may use Qualcomm chipsets in the new low-cost iPhone.  Eric reviews the sometimes tense history between these two companies, and why it makes sense for Apple to use Qualcomm products.  Apple may also use Intel to manufacture processors, a decidedly more palatable choice than current manufacturer Samsung.  Will Intel go for it?  Good question.

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Eric Bleeker, CFA has no position in any stocks mentioned. The Motley Fool recommends Apple and Intel. The Motley Fool owns shares of Apple, Intel, and Qualcomm. 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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