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Component makers scramble for iPhone contracts
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Written by Gizmo   
Sunday, 04 March 2007 16:16
The Times has published an in-depth look at the deep competition between components vendors to persuade Apple to use their products within the iPhone.

Read the full story at MacWorld:

The report, 'The battle for the heart of the iPhone' states the evident reality that technology firms know that getting their parts used in Apple's must-have mobile phone will be good for business and revenue.

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The report looks at the competition between vendors, such as Scottish firm Wolfson Microelectronics, to supply such seeming small-fry parts as the audio codec used in the device.

"Wolfson and several other micro-electronics manufacturers, mostly from Taiwan, are now desperately wooing Apple for the right to have their components included," the report explains.

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