- Bandwidth savings (in 3, 6, or 12 channel configurations)
- 80 percent reduction in power consumption
- 90 percent savings in overall space requirements (1RU)
- Video thumbnail generation
The chipmaker's participation in the iPhone 8, as well as its M&A plans, will be key areas of interest as Broadcom reports earnings on Wednesday.
Apple owes much of its success to its no-compromise approach to hardware. But this approach can be a problem in markets such as infotainment systems and set-tops.