China has more reason to block Nvidia’s Arm deal than approve it, say analysts

//China has more reason to block Nvidia’s Arm deal than approve it, say analysts

China has more reason to block Nvidia’s Arm deal than approve it, say analysts

The proposed marriage between US graphics chip giant Nvidia and UK-based chip design specialist Arm might face the same fate as Qualcomm’s failed bid for European chip maker NXP if Chinese regulators have their way, according to analysts.The US$40 billion deal could strengthen Nvidia’s leading position in graphics processors for artificial intelligence applications by giving it control over Arm’s vast computing ecosystem, which includes the architecture found in nearly every smartphone…

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