iPhone 5s Gets Sweet Upgrade. Samsung Says: Me, Too!http://www.fool.com/investing/general/2013/09/14/iphone-5s-gets-sweet-upgrade-samsung-says-me-too.aspx Daniel Sparks
September 14, 2013
The smartphone battle is as heated as ever. Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) just launched its new iPhone lineup, and Samsung is already voicing its plan to quickly imitate its biggest competitor. Is Apple's first-move advantage enough to get the wheels under Apple's stock moving?
Apple's blazing chip to be mimicked
Moore's Law isn't running out of gas yet. Just check out this chart that Apple showed at the iPhone launch.
Paired with Apple's motion-sensing M7, the iPhone 5s is a powerful computer.
Unfortunately for Apple, competition moves fast these days, Samsung in particular.
"[O]ur next smartphones will have 64-bit processing functionality," said Samsung co-CEO Shin Jong-kyun in response to Apple's recent announcements.
Even worse, this means that Google (NASDAQ: GOOG) is probably already developing a 64-bit version