Original URL: http://www.theregister.co.uk/1999/09/07/hyundai_semicon_to_take_arm/

Hyundai Semicon to take Arm, Java route

Invests W20 billion in technology

By Mike Magee

Posted in Business, 7th September 1999 13:06 GMT

The Korean press is reporting that Hyundai Semicon, formed from the merger LG Semicon, is to release a Java processor aimed at the digital TV market. It will also release an embedded processor with the core design licensed from UK company Arm, and will be a 32-bit chip. Production of the processor and the Java chip is set to start December, The Korea Times says. Hyundai has ploughed 20 billion won into the non-memory venture. ®