MediaTek responds – we are ready to cooperate with Huawei

MediaTek Helio G70

According to the “Nikkei Asia Review” report, Huawei is in discussions with Taiwan’s MediaTek and Chinese Ziguang Zhanrui to purchase more chips. It is preparing these alternatives because of the latest announcement from the U.S. Recall that another Taiwanese chip maker, Foxconn, is willing to take orders from Huawei.

MediaTek Dimensity 800 Announced, Coming in Q2 2020

According to the reports, MediaTek has since responded that it has a good working relationship with many Chinese manufacturers. Thus, it does not matter which company it is dealing with, it is ready to cooperate in the research and development of chip performance to help end-users.

Gizchina News of the week

This shows that MediaTek is willing to do business with Huawei. All they need now is to come to some sort of agreement. Recall that a few days ago, Honor’s president, Zhao Ming, talking about the possibility of cooperating with MediaTek. According to him, MediaTek has been Huawei’s/Honor’s partner for different products in the past. Thus, the company will consider its 5G SoC lineup in the future. He added 

The US Department of Commerce issued a statement on May 15th, saying that Huawei is completely restricted from purchasing semiconductors manufactured using US software and technology, including those outside the US, but it is listed on the US commercial control list. This means that before companies that use these technologies can make chips for Huawei, they will have to obtain a license from the US government.

Source/VIA :
Previous Galaxy M51 tipped to launch in early June
Next Financial Report of Xiaomi For The First Quarter Of 2020: Overview