The next generation of Mac computers in the presence of a configuration of discrete graphics may adopt Nvidia. About it reports Bloomberg with reference to vacancies published on the website of the manufacturer of the GPU.
At one time Apple complete Mac GPUs from Nvidia. Recently, however, the company uses only the Intel integrated cores and discrete graphics solutions AMD.
When choosing a supplier, the GPU in Cupertino is guided by purely pragmatic considerations: offer AMD are suitable to Apple computers in terms of energy consumption and performance. Last but not least is the issue of price where AMD exhibits adequate flexibility.
However, the Mac can again go to graphics Nvidia. In this case, the graphics manufacturer will receive a large customer who will need a graphics solution generation Pascal. As it turns out, Nvidia has posted the ad about hiring professionals for software development. Provided that employees will “help in the release of a new revolutionary Apple product”.
The job description includes “cooperation in Apple, and writing graphics software for the Mac. In total, Nvidia takes three people, one of which will be included in the team drivers.
Apple and Nvidia refused to comment on the situation.