Broadcom (BRCM) joins other chipmakers in rising premarket after Jefferies' Mark Lipacis asserts...

|About: Broadcom Limited (AVGO)|By:, SA News Editor

Broadcom (BRCM) joins other chipmakers in rising premarket after Jefferies' Mark Lipacis asserts iFixit's teardown of the iPhone 4S (AAPL) demonstrates the device contains a Broadcom Wi-Fi/Bluetooth "combo chip." Lipacis adds that he thinks "the majority of smartphones on sale worldwide" contain Broadcom Wi-Fi chips. (yesterday)