Taipei: Taiwan-based fabless semiconductor firm MediaTek has acquired Intel Enpirion energy administration chip product line-related property, through its subsidiary Richtek, for about $85 million.
With this acquisition, MediaTek is now aiming to broaden its product line to supply built-in energy options utilized in FPGA, SoC, CPU, and ASIC for the enterprise-level system purposes, stories GizmoChina.
Intel Enpirion energy System-on-Chip (PowerSoC) modules combine almost all of the elements wanted to construct an influence provide with out sacrificing efficiency or effectivity.
These sturdy, easy-to-use merchandise meet your most difficult energy necessities for FPGAs, ASICs, processors and different semiconductors — all in a small footprint.
In line with GizmoChina, MediaTek identified that after the completion of the merger, it’ll broaden the corporate’s product line.
“Its goal can be enterprise-level system purposes to assist broaden the dimensions of operations”.
This deal is unlikely to have a big impact on the smartphone market however would increase Mediatek’s positions and hopefully competitiveness.
MediaTek has been actively growing its server ASIC enterprise and has additionally reportedly obtained orders from Google to combine the Intel Enpirion product line.