Ingenic Semiconductor was not allowed to buy Chinese manufacturer of image sensors
The company Ingenic Semiconductor, in August of last year absorbed the manufacturer of the image sensors OmniVision, are unable to do another deal of this kind. According to the source, Chinese regulators refused to approve the purchase of the Chinese company Superpix Micro Technology that produces the image sensors.
Recall, the company Superpix at the time, released the first Chinese image sensor for digital SLR cameras APS-C. Device SP8AC08 type CMOS simultaneously became the first image sensor, resolution more than 10 Megapixels, developed by the Chinese specialists.
Currently, Ingenic Semiconductor has a 5% stake Superpix Micro Technology.