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Sep 22, 2019

Lagging in semiconductors, China sees a chance to overtake the US with AI chips as 5G ushers in new era

Posted by in categories: internet, robotics/AI

This is the final part in a series of in-depth articles examining China’s efforts to build a stronger domestic semiconductor industry amid rising trade tensions.


Some in China see custom AI chips, which can offer superior performance to conventional integrated circuits even when manufactured using older processes, as helping the country loosen its dependence on the US in core technology.

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