Qualcomm and SMIC form strategic partnership

  • Qualcomm announced a strategic agreement with Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corporation (SMIC), whereby SMIC will provide integrated circuit (IC) manufacturing services to Qualcomm using a specialized BiCMOS process technology at its Tianjin, China facility.

    This agreement will combine SMIC's wafer fabrication capabilities and subcontractor infrastructure with Qualcomm's leadership in 3G wireless technologies, with a focus on power management ICs.

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