China Info Ministry Criticizes Loongson as 1 trick Pony, focusing only on CPUOn Loongson based Motherboard, such from Lemote still relying on AMD for south Bridge Chipset and Intel or Realtek for Ethernet Chipset.
It says Loongson able to make CPU then it should able to make connectivity chipsets.
It recommends Loongson to form JV with Taiwan Via Tech to codevelope connectivity chipset for Motherboard and stop using AMD and Intel , Realtek chipsets
AMD RS780E+SB710 AMD southbridge
INTEL 82574 Intel Ethernet