The restrictions placed by Chinese governments does look strict. I wonder what exactly this will accomplish. Better pricing deals for Chinese TV OEMs on TV chips they need to source, or buying time for china's indigenous chip companies to emerge before MTK totally dominates China's TV chip market?
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