NVIDIA Definitely “Not Interested” In Building Smartphones SoCs

At Computex 2016, NVIDIA’s CEO Jen-Hsun Huang (“Jensen”) has shown the company’s latest products to a small media audience. The products had already been launched in the weeks leading to Computex and we now know that the GeForce GTX 1080 has seen a huge public interest, and that NVIDIA’s foray in deep-learning A.I datacenters will be one of NVIDIA’s fastest-growing business. The most interesting part of this meetup was to get a peek at “what NVIDIA thinks” of the industry, and how it is positioning itself. He was asked if NVIDIA would compete again in the handset/tablet processor business with its Tegra chips. NVIDIA’s CEO answered unequivocally: “we are no longer interested in that market”. He adds, “Anybody can build smartphones, and we’re happy to enjoy these devices, but we’ll…


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