While Nvidia (NVDA) talks up its Tegra 4i baseband/app processor, SemiAccurate claims (in a...

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While Nvidia (NVDA) talks up its Tegra 4i baseband/app processor, SemiAccurate claims (in a sensationalistic piece) talks with mobile OEMs indicate Nvidia has alienated OEMs by over-promising with past Tegra chips. The site suggests the dearth of design wins announced with the Tegra 4's January intro (volume shipments start in July) serves as evidence. Following last week's FQ4 report, some analysts were concerned about Nvidia's guidance for a major Q/Q drop in Tegra revenue; Needham predicts Tegra sales will drop 12% this fiscal year. (previous)