According to recent reports, Xiaomi is currently developing its own independent processor. The company has already experimented with the Chinese manufacturers of chips for your smartphone Xiaomi Redmi ultrabudgetary 2A and taking into account the success, Xiaomi to think seriously about the production of their own SoC.
As is known, redmi 2A, which was launched back in April, got a quad chipset Leadcore LC1860C. Features chip Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 similar platform, but cost the company a much lower cost. As a result, Xiaomi could be installed on the smartphone price equivalent to $ 80. Naturally, this has allowed the company to sell more than 5.1 million units in the first three months.
According to the statement, another reason for the production of its own chips is that Xiaomi wants to overcome various shortcomings in their smartphones. The new mobile processor will be used in a series of affordable Redmi devices. On the other hand, high-end smartphones, such as Xiaomi Mi 5 will continue to use the company’s flagship chipset Qualcomm.
It also reported that Xiaomi has already acquired all the necessary licenses complex. In addition, the company recently hired former president of Qualcomm China Wang Syangu, which must help the company achieve its goals.