Source: Android CentralWhat you need to knowSamsung is rumored to be considering eliminating its CPU chip design team.
The company notified Texas of impending layoffs at the labs that house CPU research.
Samsung manufacturing in Austin will not be affected.
Samsung has filed documents with the Texas Workforce Commission notifying the state of impending layoffs, a move that comes amid rumors that the electronics giant will cease work on its own CPU cores and license entirely from ARM instead.
While the company employs 3,000 workers in a manufacturing facility in Austin, those workers would not be affected and the labs in question would not be shut down entirely.
The so-called Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification (WARN) letter sent to the state notifies of layoffs in Austin as well as at the Advanced Computer L
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