HTC is enthusiastically adopting high-end smartphone CPUs, claims JPMorgan Chase: the firm...

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HTC is enthusiastically adopting high-end smartphone CPUs, claims JPMorgan Chase: the firm expects the suddenly-struggling phone vendor to ship devices featuring Nvidia's (NVDA) Tegra 3 and Qualcomm's (QCOM) MSM8960 chips by April. If consumers find some value in all that extra horsepower, it could result in both higher selling prices for chipmakers, and higher royalties for ARM (ARMH)