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iPhone Chipmaker Dialog Expects Single-Digit Revenue Drop Following Completion of Apple Licensing Deal

Wednesday March 6, 2019 2:30 am PST by
Apple supplier Dialog Semiconductor on Wednesday reported a slight rise in fourth-quarter operating profit, but warned investors that its revenue in 2019 would decline as it finalizes a deal with Apple to license its iPhone power management technology. According to Reuters, shares in Dialog rose by nearly 4 percent after its forecast of a single-digit percentage revenue drop this year came...
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iPhone Chipmaker Dialog Reports Low Sales Projection for Fourth Quarter

Monday January 14, 2019 3:23 am PST by
Apple supplier Dialog Semiconductor reported on Monday that its projected sales for the fourth quarter of 2018 would be at the low end of its original target (via CNET). The German chipmaker, whose partnership with Apple makes up around 75 percent of its revenue, said its preliminary revenue for Q4 2018 was approximately $431 million. That figure only just falls into the guidance range of...
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Apple Acquires iPhone Power Management Technology in $600 Million Deal With Chipmaker Dialog

Thursday October 11, 2018 3:56 am PDT by
Apple has finalized a business agreement with Dialog Semiconductor to license its iPhone power management technology and transfer technical assets, in a deal worth $600 million. As part of the agreement, Apple will acquire some of the Anglo-German chipmaker's assets and 300 of its R&D staff, which is around 16 percent of Dialog's workforce. Dialog's shares rose as much as 34 percent on the...
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Dialog CEO Says Company Will Continue to Supply iPhone Power Management Chips Through 2020

Monday March 5, 2018 4:22 am PST by
Late last year, Dialog Semiconductor admitted that Apple could build its own power management chips for future iPhones, and no longer rely on the British-based chipmaker for such technology. This weekend, Dialog CEO Jalal Bagherli provided further details on this topic, now expecting Apple to use Dialog chips for "a significant proportion of its devices" in 2019 and 2020 (via Reuters)....
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Dialog Shares Continue to Fall After Company Admits Apple Could Design Own iPhone Battery Chips

Monday December 4, 2017 4:08 am PST by
Dialog Semiconductor admitted on Monday that Apple, its top customer, could build its own power management chips for future iPhones without relying on the British-based chipmaker (via Reuters). The comments saw Dialog shares tumble as much as 19 percent, despite the firm claiming there was no risk to its existing supply deals in 2018. Dialog said it was already in the advanced stages of...
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iPhone Batteries Could Have Apple-Designed Power Management Chips Within Two Years

Thursday November 30, 2017 5:02 am PST by
Apple is designing its own power management chips for use in iPhones within the next two years, according to Nikkei Asian Review.Apple's new in-house power management chip would be the most advanced in the industry, according to the sources, and could have processing capabilities that allow it to better monitor and control power consumption among various components. That means iPhone users could...
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Apple Predicted to Build Its Own Power Management Chip for iPhones Within Two Years

Tuesday April 11, 2017 5:39 am PDT by
Dialog Semiconductor shares plunged to their lowest price in over 16 years on Monday, after an industry analyst predicted Apple will drop the supplier and move to its own in-house power management chips for iPhones by 2019. The prediction comes from analyst Karsten Iltgen at German investment bank Bankhaus Lampe, who said that Apple will at the very least cut back to some degree on Dialog's ...

Wireless Charging Company Energous Partners With Apple Supplier Dialog

Wednesday December 14, 2016 2:12 pm PST by
Apple supplier Dialog Semiconductor recently made a $10 million investment in Energous, a company that's developing long-range wireless charging techniques and has been rumored to be working with Apple in the past, reports Fast Company. According to Energous CEO Steve Rizzone, going forward, all Energous technology will be sold under the Dialog brand. Dialog makes power management chips and is ...