Wednesday 10 January 2024
Oppo ditches chip design project, but retains Zeku architecture crew
In the era of artificial intelligence (AI), major cloud computing companies, including Google, Microsoft, Amazon, etc., are competing to invest in in-house chip design capability.
Monday 27 November 2023
Automotive electronics become key to survival for China's self-designed chips
Moore Silicon, a chip subsidiary of the Chinese state-owned electronics company TCL, is the latest dissolved in-house IC design team of a technology conglomerate in China after Oppo's...
Wednesday 23 August 2023
Chinese startup Momenta reportedly recruits Oppo's disbanded chip design team to develop sef-driving ICs
China's autonomous driving startup Momenta reportedly has recruited the Oppo-disbanded Zeku chip design team to support its in-house chip development, and has also partnered with...
Monday 26 June 2023
Oppo chip design failure casts shade over Chinese brand firms' chip pursuit
Oppo's IC design team, Zeku, abruptly ceased operations, shocking the semiconductor industry. There are rumors that, with the exception of Oppo's top executives, the Zeku team did...
Wednesday 24 May 2023
Quit the geopolitical conspiracy theory on Oppo's chip design flop
Chinese smartphone maker Oppo disbanded its chip design house Zeku in May, stimulating commentary on Zeku being the latest victim of the US-China chip war among the media in China...
Monday 22 May 2023
Talent pool of Oppo's disbanded IC design arm attractive to Chinese peers
Since Oppo IC design arm Zeku Technology was disbanded on May 12, its huge talent pool has immediately become a hot target for midrange and high-end talent sought by Chinese IC design...
Monday 15 May 2023
Why was Oppo's self-developed chip project canceled? Taiwan's supply chain offers its take
Oppo's self-developed chip division Zeku announced that it is ceasing operations, shocking the mobile phone chip industry. Supply chain sources in Taiwan have offered three possible...
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