Samsung also has a pretty big business making the guts of gadgets for TV’s and other companies.
During their last quarter that ended October 25, Samsung produced $8.2 billion in revenue through its business.
Samsung profited more than a billion dollars during the quarter on those revenues.
One of the companies Samsung makes semiconductors for is Apple.
Apple is a huge Samsung semiconductor customer.
Apple signed a deal with Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co (TSMC) to produce the A6 X microchips Apple puts in its newest iPads.
Apple is expected to bring much of its microchip orders to TSMC over the next few years. 9to5Mac says Apple will order the guts for its MacBooks, iPads, and Apple TV from TSMC.