Samsung to Bring its EV Battery Tech to Smartphones: Report

South Korean battery manufacturer Samsung SDI is looking to apply its electric vehicle (EV) battery production wisdom to smartphone batteries — reports The Elec. Samsung SDI supplies EV batteries to several automakers, including BMW and Stellantis. The battery maker even vied for contracts from Tesla last year when it produced samples of the EV maker’s new […]

Samsung, LG Competing for Tesla’s Camera Module Orders: Report

Tesla has deployed orders for camera modules, with companies like LG, Samsung and others still participating in a bid for future orders, according to The Elec. The camera modules will be manufactured for Tesla’s Model S, 3, X and Y units, with specific orders also going out to build cameras for the upcoming Tesla Semi […]

Samsung to Make Tesla’s Next HW 4.0 Self-Driving Chip: Report

Tesla’s Full Self-Driving (FSD) relies on its central supercomputing chip, hardware 3 (HW3), and Tesla is already close to awarding a contract for its next-generation chip to one particular company, according to industry sources. On Thursday, multiple industry sources reported that Samsung will manufacture Tesla’s next-generation hardware 4 (HW4), according to Korean Economic Daily. The […]

Tesla Signs $436 Million Deal With Samsung For Cybertruck Cameras

We recently learned that Tesla’s Cybertruck features rearview cameras, located in the wheel arch, and now a major electronics manufacturer will partner with the company to deliver its robust camera systems. Tesla has signed a deal with electronics and phones manufacturer Samsung for Cybertruck cameras worth $436 million USD, according to South Korean publications The […]

Tesla Partners with Samsung to Make Self-Driving 5nm Chips: Report

Tesla plans to partner with Samsung for the supply of 5-nanometer semiconductors, for use in the company’s autonomous vehicles, according to research and development (R&D) filings Monday from the Samsung Electronics Foundry Division (via Asian Economy). The semiconductors will not be the first technology Samsung has provided to the auto giant, previously having signed a […]