Expect a big jump in 4th earning from SPRD according to the businessweek.
48% of smartphone business in China which sold more phones than there are people in the States and accounts for 36% of smart phones in the world, are from domestic manufacturers who bought chipset shipped by three companies qcom at the high end, mediatek in the middle and sprd at the lower end which is the majority of the smartphones. 2013 is going to be even better.
However, pps of sprd, not a supplier of apple still moves with that of aapl. That is the main reason to buy sprd below $17.00 again,