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Borqs

Borqs is a Beijing-based mobile communications company formed in 2007. The company developed the first customized Android* platform and serves mobile operators, terminal OEMs, and chip manufacturers worldwide.

The Intel Capital investment has helped open doors for us. We've met new customers and have been able to work closely with Intel to develop strategic mobile solutions that further the goals of both companies.

Pat Chen, CEO, Borqs
Intel Capital's Role
  • Intel Capital invested in Borqs in 2011.
  • Through Intel Capital, Borqs began joint research and development efforts with Intel.
  • Intel Capital's investment enabled Intel to further its strategy to support and optimize multiple operating systems to work with Intel® architecture.
Business Benefits
  • The Intel Capital investment enabled Borqs to expand its focus to vehicle systems, wearable devices, and a satellite communications program.
  • Borqs is involved in the research and development of every next-generation chip that Intel releases for the mobile ecosystem.
  • Borqs participates in Intel Capital business development events including Intel Capital Technology Days and Global Summits.
  • In 2012, Deloitte Technology Fast 500 Asia Pacific ranked Borqs seventh in China and 20th in the Asia-Pacific region.
Investment Summary
Date Invested
2011
Location
China
Sector
Smart Phone & Tablet