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Nvidia reportedly in talks with SoftBank to acquire Chip Company arm
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Nvidia reportedly in talks with SoftBank to acquire Chip Company arm

Citing sources familiar with the matter, a report by Bloomberg He claims that Nvidia is in advanced talks with SoftBank Group to acquire its chip company Arm, which it had purchased for $ 32 billion four years ago. The sources added that the two sides aim to reach an agreement in the coming weeks. The sources also said that final decisions have not yet been made and that the negotiations could drag on longer or fall apart. Also, SoftBank cannot reach an agreement with Nvidia, it can measure the interest of other companies. If the deal goes through, analysts say it will be the largest in the semiconductor industry, which has consolidated in recent years as companies seek to diversify and scale. "With Nvidia's low-cost model allowing it to focus on R&D, engineering and pro...
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Nvidia reportedly talks about buying ARM from SoftBank

SoftBank has reportedly considered selling the British chip designer ARM. Nvidia is allegedly in "advanced talks" to buy ARM and is said to be the only company involved in concrete discussions. According to BloombergThe deal could be worth more than $ 32 billion dollars ($ 42.8 billion CAD). Almost all of the major tech companies use ARM chip designs in some way. Qualcomm and Apple use ARM for mobile chips, and Apple also plans to move its Mac computers to ARM starting this year. Microsoft also used ARM-based chips on the Surface Pro X. Even Nvidia has used ARM designs to make its Tegra mobile CPUs, which power the Nintendo Switch. The agreement between Nvidia and SoftBank could come in the coming weeks, although it has not ye...