Privacy Policy

Important information, please read it carefully.

Zhuhai Apex Microelectronics Co., Ltd. (hereinafter referred to as "APEX", "US" or "WE"), APEX and APEX's affiliates(APEX's affiliate shall mean any enterprise that has a direct or indirect control or significant influence relationship with APEX, including but not limited to APEX's subsidiaries, branches, controlling shareholders, hereinafter referred to as "APEX's Affiliates"), and authorized operator of APEX(authorized operator of APEX shall mean any legal entity that is or will be commissioned by APEX to operate this Website on behalf of APEX, hereinafter referred to as "APEX's Authorized Operator")understand how important your privacy is to you and are fully committed to protecting it. WE would like to inform you about the way WE collect and process your personal data and information through this Privacy Policy ("this Policy"). 

Please note this Policy applies to this Website (hereinafter referred to as "Website"). If you do not read or understand the content of this Policy, or if you do not accept the content of this Policy, please do not visit, use or browse this Website, and do not provide any of your personal information to this Website. By continuing to use or visit this Website, you agree that WE collect, use, store and share your personal information in accordance with this Policy. If you fully understand and agree to be bound by this Policy, this Policy will be legally binding on you, that is, this Policy will become a mutual agreement between APEX and you.

1. Collection and Use of Personal Information

When WE provide services, WE may collect, use or/and store your personal information of natural person (or those information you have the legal right to dispose of) (aforementioned personal information hereinafter referred to as "your personal information"). This Website will only collect your personal information that is necessary to our providing specific services to you(such as the relevant services of APEX account users provided by US to you after you complete the APEX account registration). If you do not provide the required information, you may not be able to use our services or to use our services normally.

2. Disclosure of Personal Information

2.1 For the purpose of providing the services you need, you agree that WE may disclose your personal information to the following entities:

  • APEX's Affiliates;

  • APEX's Authorized Operator;

  • Other parties in connection with corporate transactions. WE may disclose your information to a third party as part of a merger or transfer, or in the event of a bankruptcy.

2.2 You agree that WE may disclose your personal information in the following conditions:

  • to comply with the law or respond to compulsory legal process (such as a search warrant or other court order);

  • to protect the legitimate rights and interests, or safety of APEX, APEX's Affiliates, APEX's Authorized Operator or/and APEX's customers. This article may be invalid in some countries (regions) or jurisdictions, yet this article may not be applicable to you;

  • to share your personal information with a third party with your consent or according to your request.

2.3 The information WE collect may be stored and processed between countries in which WE do business in order to enable US to use this information for your services in accordance with this Policy. You expressly agree to such transfers of your personal information.

3. Accessing, Modification, Renewal and Deletion of Your Personal Information

After successful registration of APEX account, you have the right to access, modify, renew or delete your personal information at any time. But you are aware that your modification or deletion of your personal information may influence the services acquired from US. You agree that you shall access, modify, renew or/and delete your personal information in the ways as below.

3.1 If you would like to access your personal information, please send an email to our contact email address. WE will provide your personal information to you by email within 3 working days after receiving aforesaid email.

3.2 If you want to modify, renew or delete your personal information, you could send emails to APEX to require APEX to do so for you. WE will complete your requirements stated in aforesaid emails within 3 working days after receiving those emails.

3.3 You agree that WE shall periodically review all information that we have collected and unilaterally remove the information that is not necessary for providing services to you according to our own judgment.

4. Withdrawal of Consent

You have the right to withdraw a previously given consent for processing of your personal information, and you could inform US through sending emails to US if you decide to do so. WE will stop processing the personal information you have consented to process earlier. But you are aware that your withdrawal of consent may influence the services acquiring from US.

5. Your Choice

APEX may provide you with the opportunity to choose whether your personal information is to be used for a purpose other than the purpose for which this information was originally collected or subsequently authorized by you.

6. Protection of Your Personal Information

To protect against unauthorized access, misuse, disclosure, or alteration of your personal information, APEX utilizes reasonable and appropriate physical, technical, and administrative procedures to safeguard your personal information WE collect and process. However, please note that although WE take reasonable steps to protect your information, no website, Internet transmission, computer system or wireless connection is completely secure.

7. Children's Privacy

APEX does not knowingly collect information from children under the age of 13 (or equivalent minimum age in the relevant jurisdiction) and its websites do not target children under 13 (or equivalent minimum age in the relevant jurisdiction). If WE learn that a child under the age of 13(or equivalent minimum age in the relevant jurisdiction) has provided us with personal information, WE will delete it in accordance with applicable law.

8. Cookies Policy (Effective date:October 11, 2021)

Our website uses cookies and similar technologies in its online services to improve user experience and maintain the smoothness of services for every visitor as much as possible. These technologies usually include: identifiers, cookies, pixel tags, IP addresses, scripts, and mobile advertising identification codes. We and our third-party partners (with your prior consent, including partners who calculate network data and provide network media advertising services or profitable advertising services) use Cookies and similar technologies to meet multiple purposes.

This cookies policy (hereinafter referred to as "this policy") provides you with information about cookies and similar technologies used by us and our third-party partners, the purpose of using them, and how you can deal with such technologies. This policy only applies to websites and mobile applications that are associated with it.

We will ask you whether you agree to accept cookies when you log in to the webpage. You can choose "Accept and Continue" or "Reject and Leave". At the same time, we will provide you with a link to this policy. You can browse this policy for the information about the cookies that may be used on this webpage.

If you choose "accept and continue browsing", some or all of the cookies mentioned in this policy will be enabled during the operation of this webpage. The activation of cookies will depend on the specific page you browse and the service you choose. While browsing the web, you can freely choose to cancel or change certain cookies in accordance with the guidelines of this policy. Please be aware that if you choose to cancel or change certain cookies, we will not be able to guarantee the correct operation of our website, some functions may be unavailable or some parts of the website may not be browsed. Sorry, if you choose "Reject and leave", it means that you have rejected all cookies on this website, and the web page function will not work properly, so you cannot continue to browse this page.

8.1 What cookies and similar technologies are used in the service?

We and our third-party partners use a variety of cookies and similar technologies in our services, including:

Cookies are small files that your web browser saves on your computer. Cookies enable the service to recognize whether you have ever visited and save the user's preferences and other information.

First-party cookies are set by the website you visit. It can make your browsing experience more efficient. For example, it helps us remember:

  • ·Items in your shopping cart;
  • ·Your login name;
  • ·Your preferences, such as your preferred language or location.

Third-party cookies are set by companies other than the entity who run the website you are browsing. For example, after obtaining your consent and permission in advance, we may form a partnership with an advertising network to push advertisements to you. We may also form a partnership with an analytics company to help us understand how users interact with our website. These "third-party" companies may also set cookies on your browser to continuously understand your behavior. The third party's use of the tracking mechanism is subject to its own privacy policy, not this policy.

IP address. An IP address (Internet Communication Protocol address) is the address of a computer, device, or online service. Its form is as follows: 192.68.89.188. It allows computers to recognize each other and determine where to send information via the Internet. Usually an IP address is assigned to your computer or other device from the network you are using to send website information back to your web browser. A similar process is used when your phone connects to the Internet via Wi-Fi or a mobile network. When your address changes, the IP address of your computer or phone may also continue to change.

8.2 How do online services use cookies and similar technologies?

Functional Cookies and similar technologies.

The service uses cookies and similar technologies to ensure the correct operation of our website and mobile applications. We call these cookies "functional cookies", and we use them for:

  • ·Save preferences, such as language, location, number of search results that will be displayed, login information, etc.;
  • ·Record the items you added to your shopping cart;
  • ·Detect misuse of our website and services, such as by recording several consecutive unsuccessful logins;
  • ·Distribute the load among our servers to make the service available.

analyze

In order to determine which of our service users are most interested in the service and improve the quality of the service, we use various analysis and tracking mechanisms to measure and verify the service. Including the use of various third-party software such as Google Analytics and tongji.baidu.com. Such third-party software may set and enter cookies on your computer or other devices and may collect information related to your activities on the service. Information about your use of our website and mobile applications may be transmitted to these third parties and stored on their servers.

The analysis is carried out on the basis of the collected information. It allows us to be as user-friendly as possible in terms of the structure, navigation, and content of the service. The specific purposes that we use cookies and similar technologies to meet are:

  • ·Record the number of visitors to our web pages and the usage of our mobile applications;
  • ·Record the time spent by each user on our webpage or mobile application topic;
  • ·Determine the order in which a visitor visits each page or topic of our website or mobile application;
  • ·Assess which parts of the website need to be changed;
  • ·Optimize the website or mobile application.

Feedback

  • The service also uses feedback cookies provided by third-party partners. These cookies allow you to share your ideas, questions, ratings and issues with us, share your feedback with others, and read feedback left by others. These third parties may also use and save cookies to distribute load among various web servers.
  • Social media

    Our service may integrate certain third-party plug-ins (such as Facebook’s "like" button) and social media topics. Even if you do not click on these plug-ins, these third parties may still collect information about you, such as your IP address and the webpages you browse. They may also set and/or enter cookies. We may allow you to log in to our service using your social media account. In this case, your social account provider may share some of your information with us, such as your public information. We have no control over the setting of these third-party cookies. Please visit third-party websites to learn more about their cookies and how to manage these cookies.

    Online and profitable advertising

    Third parties may also use cookies and similar technologies for advertising delivery and reporting purposes, such as providing specific advertisements based on specific types of browsers or current conditions; statistical reports based on activities on websites or mobile applications; analysis and analysis Reporting; optimizing advertising placement; advertising performance; scope and frequency metrics (such as frequency caps); security and fraud prevention; billing; and recording the number and number of advertisements posted to a specific website or mobile application on a specific date type.

    8.3 How can I adjust my browser settings and delete cookies or mobile identification codes?

    If you do not want the website to store cookies on your computer, you can change your browser settings so that you can receive an alert before certain cookies are stored. You can also change your browser settings to allow your browser to reject most cookies or only certain third-party cookies. You can also delete stored cookies. Please note: You need to change the settings of each browser and computer you use. Moreover, these methods have no effect on some non-cookie online tracking mechanisms.

    Please be aware that if you do not wish to accept any cookies, we cannot guarantee the correct operation of our website. Some features may be unavailable or some parts of the website may not be browseable.

    The procedure for changing your settings and cookies varies from browser to browser. If necessary, please use the help function on your browser or click one of the links below to go directly to the user manual of your browser.

    • Chrome
    • Firefox
    • Internet Explorer
    • Safari

    You can also reset the advertising ID in the device settings of your mobile device. iOS users can visit Settings> Privacy> Advertising> Reset Advertising Identifier. Android users can visit Google settings> Ads> Reset advertising ID. The effect of these controls is very similar to the effect of deleting cookies in the browser-the device is more difficult to associate with past activities, but tracking may still occur through the new advertising identification code.

    8.4 Changes to this policy

    We can change this policy from time to time by publishing an updated version of the policy on our service. Any changes will take effect on the "effective" date published at the beginning of this policy. We encourage you to visit frequently to continue to understand how we will use cookies and similar technologies.

    9. Links to Other Websites

    Some pages on the Website may contain links to third-party websites. APEX does not endorse and has no control over the privacy practices or content of such websites. WE recommend you carefully read the privacy policies of each site you visit.

    10. Further information

    Our contact email is feedback@apexmic.com. If you have any questions or concerns regarding this Policy, please send emails to feedback@apexmic.com to tell us.

    11. Application of Law and Dispute Resolution

    11.1 This Policy is governed and construed by the laws of People's Republic of China (excluding the laws of Hong Kong SAR, Macao SAR and Taiwan Province), without reference to the conflict laws.

    11.2 After you agree to be bound by this Policy, any dispute arising out of this Policy between you and APEX shall be settled through friendly negotiation. If no settlement can be reached through negotiation, either party shall have the right to bring a lawsuit to the people's court with jurisdiction where APEX is located.

    12. Severability

    If any provision of this Policy is in whole or in part declared unlawful or unenforceable by any court or tribunal having jurisdiction, such provision shall be separable from and independent of the other provisions of this Policy, and may be invalid within the jurisdiction of such court or tribunal, yet all other provisions and the entire agreement are not affected.

    13. Changes to this Policy

    WE may at any time vary this Policy by posting the revised one on this Website. The revised version shall become effective from the date of its publication. Any version of this Policy will be binding on you only when you have agreed to be bound by it.