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101 Top Chinese Semiconductor Companies and Startups

This article showcases our top picks for the best Chinese based Semiconductor companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Semiconductor industry, but are all exceptional companies well worth a follow.

We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.

We selected these startups and companies for exceptional performance in one of these categories:

  • Innovation
    • Innovative ideas
    • Innovative route to market
    • Innovative product
  • Growth
    • Exceptional growth
    • Exceptional growth strategy
  • Management
  • Societal impact

Top Chinese Semiconductor Startups

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Moore Threads

Moore Threads

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Moore Threads providing graphics processing unit technology and services to corporate clients.

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Eswin

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Eswin Computing develops integrated chips and solutions focused on displays and videos, AI data processing and wireless connection.

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Bitmain

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Bitmain is a design and manufacture of high performance computing chips and software.

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Cambricon Technologies

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Cambricon Technologies builds core processor chips for intelligent cloud servers, intelligent terminals, and intelligent robots.

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ASR Microelectronics

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ASR Microelectronics is a computer chip company.

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X-EPIC

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X-EPIC is a Nanjing city-based startup aimed at building up China’s own EDA (Electronic Design Automation) industrial software technology.

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Enflame

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Enflame is an artificial intelligence start-up developing cloud-based deep learning chips for AI training platforms.

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Semiconductor Manufacturing International

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Semiconductor Manufacturing International (SMIC) is a semiconductor foundry providing IC foundry and technology services.

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GTA Semiconductor

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GTA Semiconductor is a developer of semiconductor chips, mainly focused on the R&D and design of integrated circuit related technologies.

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Vastai Technologies

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Vastai Technologies is focused on developing AI chips for the optimization of computer vision and video processing.

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NextVPU

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NextVPU offers embedded AI solutions for most of the smart devices and applications.

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StarPower Semiconductor

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StarPower Semiconductor Ltd. is a power module company located in Jiaxing China about 59 miles southeast of Shanghai.

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Lips Semiconductor

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Lips Semiconductor is a developer and producer of power semiconductor components for new energy vehicles and industrial use.

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AkroStar

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AkroStar is a semiconductor firm.

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Semidrive

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Semidrive is a Car smart driving chip developer

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VeriSilicon Holdings

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VeriSilicon Holdings is an IC design foundry that provides custom silicon solutions and system-on-chip turnkey services.

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InnoStar Semiconductor

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InnoStar Semiconductor is a semiconductor storage technology service company.

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SJ Semi

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SJ Semi is a MEOL (Middle-End of Line) foundry which implements front-end wafer manufacturing and quality systems to MEOL operations.

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Calterah

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Calterah engages in the development and design of CMOS process millimeter-wave radar chips.

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Sensylink

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Sensylink designs, develops, manufactures and markets environmental sensor ICs, including Temperature sensor IC.

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Houmo.AI

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Houmo.AI is a semiconductor company that develops an integrated circuit storage technology for AI computing.

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Gerui Liye

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Gerui Liye is an intelligent manufacturing solution service provider focusing on semiconductors with AI in manufacturing applications.

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Thinktech

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Thinktech is a design and manufacturing company that specializes in producing automotive grade semiconductors.

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Bouffalo Lab

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Bouffalo Lab is a semiconductor chip design company that provides a full range of IoT solutions.

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Smarter Microelectronics

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Smarter Microelectronics develops next-generation multi-band tunable power amplification (PA) modules.

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Entron

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Entron develops imaging and sensing products for the semiconductor and optical industry.

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Brite Semiconductor

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Brite Semiconductor is aimed at assembling optimum IP, foundry, test, and packaging technologies to create custom silicon solutions.

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Fortsense

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Fortsense is an AI-aware chip designer, focusing on core component design, outsourcing semiconductor supply chain foundry.

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Lattice Power

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LatticePower (Jiangxi) Corporation is engaged in research and production of silicon substrate epitaxy material for GaN based LED.

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Muxi

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Muxi is an independent and controllable GPU chip design company.

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Centec Networks

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Centec Networks is focused on software-defined networking, supplying of core chips and white box switches.

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Feiyuan Gas

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Feiyuan Gas is a provider of electronic special gas products, such as fluorine-containing electronic gas for the semiconductor display area.

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FABU.ai

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FABU is an AI company devoted to proprietary technology of ADAS and Autonomous Driving.

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NationalChip

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NationalChip focuses on chip design and system solution development in the fields of digital TV.

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ThinkForce

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ThinkForce is a Shanghai-based artificial intelligence chip maker.

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XTX Technology

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XTX Technology is a Smart Hardware company.

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MeetFuture China

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MeetFuture China is a technology-driven company that supplies automated transmission systems for the pan-semiconductor industry.

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BlueX Microelectronics

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BlueX Microelectronics Corp. is a fabless semiconductor company.

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BOE

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BOE is an IoT company providing intelligent interface products and professional services for information interaction and human health.

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Layu Semiconductor

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Layu Semiconductor is a semiconductor company focused on the design, R&D, and manufacture of unparalleled micro-LED micro-display chips.

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Leuven Instruments

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Leuven Instruments is a Chinese semiconductor equipment start-up.

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Seichitech

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Seichitech is a manufacturer of display touch smart detection equipment.

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RiVAI

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RiVAI is an AI chip R&D company that develops processors and AI chip products.

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Berxel

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Berxel is an optoelectronic semiconductor solutions provider.

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Altobeam

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AltoBeam is a fabless IC design company engaged in the designing of digital TV receiver chipsets.

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moore.ren

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moore.ren is a Job search and recruitment platform.

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DeepcreatIC

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DeepcreatIC develops hardware and artificial intelligence chips.

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DERA

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DERA is a semiconductor storage development company.

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Crealights Technology

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Crealights Technology develops light electric chip and optical communication equipment.

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Adaps Photonics

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Adaps Photonics is a manufacturer of high-performance photoelectric sensor chips.

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Advanced Memory Technology

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Advanced Memory Technology develops and produces storage products equipped with storage phase change storage technology.

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I-CORE

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I-CORE is a high-tech enterprise specializes in integrated circuit design, testing, application, sales and service.

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Vango Technologies

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Vango Technologies is a provider of energy internet chips and solutions.

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X-Chip

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X-Chip is an image processor SOC chip developer company.

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Cosemitech

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Cosemitech is a Semiconductor Solution Provider

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myEmakerzone

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myEmakerzone focuses on the electronics industry knowledge Q & A platform.

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Acetec Semiconductor

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Acetic Semiconductor provides services that include IC testing solutions, IC testing programs, and producing tests of wafers and chips.

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BARROT

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BARROT focuses on wireless interconnect and audio intelligent hardware solutions.

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Celfras

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Celfras develops touch control chip series and wireless charging chip.

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XINFOO

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XINFOO is a smart sensor manufacturering company.

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China Growth Capital | CGC

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CGC is an early stage VC in China which focuses on Enterprise, Technology and Marketplace opportunities with $1B under management.

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Changzhou Tongbao Photoelectricity Co., Ltd

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Changzhou Tongbao Photoelectricity Co., Ltd specializes in the production and application of LED semiconductor light-emitting devices.

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BIOSEC

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BIOSEC is a biometrics technology company and research and development of semiconductor fingerprint sensor and algorithm technology.

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Convert Semiconductor

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Convert Semiconductor specializes in the production and sales of intelligent power devices and power integrated chips.

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Norel Systems

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Norel Systems is a fabless semiconductor company.

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WR Tech

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WR Tech is the developer of AI technology products.

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TBSTest Technology

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TBSTest Technology is a semiconductor test equipment developer specializing in R&D

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UNISOC 紫光展锐

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UNISOC is a leading fabless semiconductor company committed to the independent R&D of core chipsets in mobile communications and IoT.

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Reindeer Technology

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Reindeer Technology is a mobile internet and pan-entertainment industry operator that integrates film and television.

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Wuxi DSP Technologies

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Wuxi DSP Technologies is a software-defined radio (SDR) chip design platform.

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Huafeng

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Huafeng is a manufacturer of power and electrical connectors.

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Zhuaic.com

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Zhuaic.com is a B2B electronic equipment and chip trading website.

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Montage Technology

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Montage Technology is a leading IC design company providing high-performance, low-power IC solutions.

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Ralinwi

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Ralinwi provides embedded wireless technology for the underlying high integration of Things core modules and systems products.

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Jade Bird Display

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Jade Bird Display is a manufacturer focused on R&D and the development of the smallest, brightest, and most efficient micro-display panels.

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RSOPTO

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RSOPTO is a develops & sells intelligent detection equipment, intelligent hardware & intelligent technology platforms for semiconductors.

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Hangjia Shuo

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Hangjia Shuo is an LED, lighting and display company.

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Wuxi Zhongwei Tengxin Dianzi Co., Ltd.

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Wuxi Zhongwei Tengxin Dianzi Co., Ltd. is an integrated circuit and national testing center for emerging electronic products.

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Fenghua

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Fenghua is a semiconductor device testing and packaging service provider company.

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Xinrui

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Xinrui is a manufacturer of semiconductor products.

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Yangtze Memory Technologies

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Yangtze Memory Technologies Co., Ltd. is an IDM memory solutions company headquartered in Wuhan, China.

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GOWIN Semiconductor

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GOWIN Semiconductor is a leader in low power, small size, and cost-effective FPGA products.

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Espressif

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Espressif designs, develops, and markets WiFi and Bluetooth solutions and devices for IoT deployments.

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Huada Semiconductor

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Huada designs and sells semiconductor products, such as integrated circuit products.

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ICGU.COM

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ICGU.COM is an e-commerce platform for domestic electronic components procurement.

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Will Semiconductor

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Will Semiconductor manufactures semiconductor products.

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WEBEST

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WEBEST is the developer of the integrated circuit and module system.

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ZJ Innopark (Zhangjiang Hi-Tech Park)

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ZJ Innopark (Zhangjiang Hi-Tech Park) is a technology park in the Pudong district of Shanghai, China.

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Hunan Goke Microelectronics

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Goke Microelectronics manufactures chips.

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WIN SOURCE ELECTRONICS

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Distributor of electronic components specializing in Hot-Sales and EOL(end-of-life) parts. Embedded ICs, semiconductors, passives, discrete

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MEMSIC

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MEMSIC Semiconductor is engaged in the R&D and sale of microelectronic mechanical integration technology chips.

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Maxic Technology

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Maxic Technology delivers innovative, environmentally friendly, and cost-effective solutions to the mobile and consumer electronics markets.

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Advanced Micro-Fabrication Equipment

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Advanced Micro-Fabrication Equipment provides microfabrication services for the semiconductor and high-tech industries.

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HiSilicon

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HiSilicon provides ASICs and solutions for communication network and digital media.

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LinkZill

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LinkZill is a high-tech firm with products such as organic semiconductor materials, thin-film transistors, array, and portable test systems.

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Nuvoton Technology

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Nuvoton Technology Corporation is a Taiwan-based semiconductor company established in 2008. It spun off from Winbond Electronics Corp.

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DIOO Microcircuits

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DIOO Microcircuits is an analog chip company.

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Chengdu Haiguang Microelectronics Technology

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Chengdu Haiguang Microelectronics Technology is a Chinese company that primarily engages in integrated circuit production.

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ASMC

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ASMC is a leading dedicated analog foundry focusing primarily on the manufacturing of analog semiconductors

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Senscomm Semiconductor

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Senscomm Semiconductor is a fabless semiconductor company, vision and mission of reinventing wireless connectivity and human computer.

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3Peak

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3Peak is a fabless semiconductor company that focuses on high speed, ultra-precision, low-power, low-noise analog IC products and systems.

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