Items tagged with RDA Microelectonics

Intel is looking to be a major player in the mobile market. How else could you explain its acquisition of 1,400 Powerwave patents earlier this month? But the company is not done. Yesterday, Intel announced that it is investing $1.5 billion into Chinese mobile chip suppliers. Intel and Tsinghua Unigroup LTd have signed a series of agreements allowing Intel to invest up to $1.5 billion for a 20 percent stake of the holding company that owns Spreadtrum Communications and RDA Microelectonics. The deal revolves around the expansion of product offerings and adoption of Intel-based mobile devices in China and even worldwide. Spreadtrum, in particular, will create and sell a series of System-on-Chips... Read more...