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Foxconn assembles Japanese design team

Thursday 17 October 2013 | 03:56 CET | News
Electronics manufacturer Hon Hai Precision Industry (Foxconn) is assembling a team of around forty Japanese engineers for smartphone design. The Nikkei writes that the team will begin with designs for smartphones with OLED displays. Foxconn established a Japanese subsidiary in May, called Foxconn Japan RD. The unit began hiring engineers retired from leading Japanese companies in June to work at an R&D centre that is to be established in Taiwan later this year. Foxconn Japan RD will invest JPY 12 billion over three years for research and development activities in the smartphone field, as well

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Foxconn / Hon Hai Precision Industry
Countries: Japan / Taiwan
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