Diving deeper into the business of embedded multimedia card controller ICs, SK Hynix has reportedly purchased the eMMC controller design unit of Innostor Technology, DigiTimes reports, citing industry sources. Without identifying the buyer, Innostor said that it would focus on USB 3.0 flash devices and industrial memory products following the sale. SK Hynix is said to be establishing an IC design subsidiary in Taiwan, those sources said. The Korean company wasn't immediately available for comment on the reports.
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