Google Hires Former Apple CPU Architect : In-house Soc coming soon?

Google Hires Former Apple CPU Architect : In-house Soc coming soon?

Follow the foot steps of Qualcomm, Intel, AMD, MediaTek, Apple, Huawei and Xiaomi, look like google is on the verge into developing their own chipset.

Google has hired Manu Gulati. For whom may not know about him, he was a hardware architect at Apple and is said to have played a big role in making the Apple A series chips.

It’s no secret that Apple’s A series chips are exceptional performers, we believed Manu Gulati’s expertise should be very valuable to Google. Manu Gulati used to work for Apple up until April 2017, but if you take a look at his Linkedin page, he now works for Google. His new role there is Lead SOC Architect.

Google had been looking to develop strong hardware in the recent year especially it started last year with the Pixel and Pixel XL. This two devices refine the new Era of “Pure” Android smartphones should be. The upcoming Pixel phone could possible equip with in house developing custom chip.

Google with great ambitious to lead Android Smartphone, synergizing hardware and software to produce a greater performance smartphone. In future perhaps Google may end up licensing its designs to other manufacturers.

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