A Look At How Intel Is About To Dominate The Drone Market


Intel’s purchase of Movidius thrust Intel into the forefront of the drone industry.

The popular DJI Mavic drone that was just announced features Movidius chips.

Human sight is still uncommon on most consumer drones, suggesting upside ahead for Intel as it becomes more commonplace.

It all changed very fast for Intel (NASDAQ:INTC) in the drone industry. Just a few months ago Intel went from having a handful of small largely underperforming investments in the drone industry that I discussed here to a position of dominance in the industry. It all changed with the acquisition of Movidius, an Irish chip firm that supplies chips for DJI that provides human like sight capabilities, similar to Intel’s Real Sense technology.

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