Fast technology November 23 news, according to domestic media reports,Under the export control of advanced AI chips in the United States, Graphcore, an artificial intelligence (AI) chip unicorn known as the "British Nvidia", withdrew from China.
According to the report, Graphcore will lay off most of its Chinese employees and stop selling in China.
The official reason given is that the recent introduction of new export controls in the United States limits the sale of technology to China.
Before this, Graphcore CEO has said that the Chinese market is very optimistic, and will vigorously develop, especially after Nvidia was restricted to sell products to China.
In mid-October, the latest export control policy of the United States has been adjusted, not only the A800, H800 and other "special supply" chip products are limited, some high-end consumer graphics cards may also be included in the export control list by the United States, and Nvidia flagship game graphics cards are out of stock overnight.
For Nvidia, the upcoming launch of the third computing chip H20 in the Chinese market is still not determined, although the performance has declined significantly, but still need to wait for the approval of the United States.