Huawei to Launch ARM-Powered Wireless Products

July 18, 2004 by Jeff Shepard

Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd. (Beijing, China) announced a major licensing agreement for ARM7™ and ARM9™ family microprocessors. Huawei will launch a range of new wireless products based on the ARM® architecture in 2006. The company's existing strength in mobility positions it to target the WCDMA wireless market with the ARM-Powered® solutions.

Huawei has licensed the ARM7TDMI® microprocessor core and the ARM926EJ™ Prime Starter Kit, which includes the ARM926EJ microprocessor core, the ARM926EJ PrimeXsys® Platform and the Embedded Trace Macrocell™ module. The ARM926EJ Prime Starter Kit provides Huawei with methodology and hardware for verification and system integration, and a platform for accelerating new designs to market.