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Elpida

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Micron to buy major Apple supplier Elpida, takes on Samsung

U.S.-based Micron could become a major supplier of memory chips to Apple when it completes the purchase of Japan-based Elpida.

By July 2, 2012

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Elpida buyout would make Micron major Apple chip supplier

Micron may become a major supplier of memory chips to Apple if it completes the purchase of Japan-based Elpida, the third-largest memory chip manufacturer.

By May 10, 2012

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Micron completes $2 billion buy of chip supplier to Apple

Idaho-based Micron Technology immediately becomes one of the largest suppliers of mobile memory for popular products like the iPad and iPhone.

By July 31, 2013

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Rambus bags last major litigation target Micron

Micron, one of the last holdouts, settles over DRAM memory patents. The deal includes Elpida, a major supplier to Apple.

By December 10, 2013

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Apple is turning more to giant US chipmaker -- no, it's not Intel

Micron Technology is a very big chipmaker that's closer to Apple than it ever has been.

By April 6, 2014

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Samsung loses $10 billion market value on Apple report

South Korean electronics giant loses $10 billion in market value -- all because of a report in DigiTimes.

By May 16, 2012

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Galaxy S5 teardown reveals challenges for DIYers

The latest Samsung flagship handset scored five out of 10 on iFixit's repairability scale, though it earned praise for a battery that's "incredibly easy to remove and replace."

By April 10, 2014

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MacBook Pro Retina 2013 teardown: Tough fix, good parts

The new 15-inch and 13-inch MacBook Pro Retina models have a lot going for them, but repairability isn't one of them.

By October 24, 2013

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Nexus 7 teardown for 2013: Wireless charging, easy repairs

iFixit's teardown of the 2013 Nexus 7 uncovers the hardware that supports wireless charging -- the first time the repair site has seen this on a tablet.

By July 27, 2013

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iPad Air launch greeted with low repairability score

The tablet received a score of 2 out of 10 from iFixit, putting it just head of Microsoft's Surface 2, which received a 1 out of 10.

By November 1, 2013