Global Sources
EE Times-Asia
Stay in touch with EE Times Asia
EE Times-Asia > Advanced Search > NXP

NXP What is NXP? Search results

What is NXP?
NXP is a semiconductor company founded by Philips more than 50 years ago.NXP creates semiconductors, system solutions and software that deliver better sensory experiences in TVs, set-top boxes, identification applications, mobile phones, cars and a wide range of other electronic devices.
total search1003 articles
2013-09-30 NXP opens HQ in Singapore to leverage R&D potential
The firm strengthened its presence in Asia by centralising its products, operations and ASEAN sales and marketing headquarters in Singapore.
2009-10-14 NXP offloads CMOS IP to Virage Logic
The partnership involves a long-term licensing and IP development relationship between the two companies.
2011-04-14 NXP not for sale but would consider offers, says CEO
NXP's CEO has refuted earlier reports claiming it is in takeover talks with Intel, Broadcom and Qualcomm, saying the company is not for sale but would consider a high premium offer.
2009-01-07 NXP needs to sell more assets to survive
Despite his experience and knowledge of the industry, NXP's new president and CEO Richard L. Clemmer cannot surgically resolve NXP's boatload of problems without resorting to drastic measures.
2014-03-11 NXP needs to be "more Chinese," says exec
NXP's car chip business is mostly centered on connected cars and keyless entry, which is why Drue Freeman, SVP, believes that the firm can take advantage of China's growing automotive chip market.
2009-01-06 NXP names Clemmer as new CEO
NXP Semiconductors has announced the appointment of Richard Clemmer as its president and CEO, succeeding Frans van Houten. Clemmer has assumed the new role on Jan. 1, 2009.
2010-03-03 NXP mulls turning wafer fab to solar facility
NXP BV is in talks on the possibility of converting a 6-inch wafer fab at Nijmegen, The Netherlands, to solar cell manufacture.
2011-04-12 NXP mulls mergers to compete with TI
While NXP's strong position in NFC could attract prospective buyers, it is uncertain whether the company would make a good fit for highly digital chipmakers Intel, Qualcomm and Broadcom.
2009-07-28 NXP mulls alternatives for digital TV biz
NXP BV is looking to make a strategic change its digital consumer business as part of efforts to focus on high-performance mixed-signal circuits, according to CEO Rick Clemmer.
2010-09-24 NXP mbed Design Challenge 2010 open for entries
NXP Semiconductors N.V. has just officially launched the "NXP mbed Design Challenge 2010", a global design contest for innovative hardware- and software-based applications
2012-08-13 NXP leads ticketing market amid increasing competition
Despite increasing competition from austriamicrosystems, Infineon and Samsung, NXP achieved a combined market share in excess of 70 percent for 2011 smart card and RFID ticketing IC shipments.
2008-06-26 NXP leads NFC, contactless IC vendors
NXP Semiconductors is the leading supplier of chips for contactless cards and NFC applications according to a vendor matrix of the sector from ABI Research.
2007-03-08 NXP launches third-gen GreenChip for SMPS
NXP has launched GreenChip IIIits third generation of energy-efficient ICs for switch-mode power supplies.
2010-05-18 NXP launches RFID app center in China
NXP has opened the RFID Application and System Center in Tianjin, China, designed to provide real-life conditions for evaluating and optimizing RFID applications and is the first of its kind in
2011-01-12 NXP launches High Performance RF design challenge
Prizes worth $25,000 for Most Creative Application ideas for RF power devices await the design challenge winners. The Design Challenge will have three phases, running from January 10 to May 29, 2011.
2015-03-18 NXP intros 5V wireless charging transmitter reference design
The NXQ1TXA5 reference design meets 5-star mobile phone charger standby power ratings by consuming less than 30mW in standby mode, which includes the standby power of the wall-charger.
2007-11-06 NXP intros 'first' quad-input HDMI 1.3 receiver
NXP's TDA19978HL is said to be the industry's first HDMI 1.3 receiver with four inputs, eliminating the need for an external HDMI switch, reducing overall system cost and design cycles.
2007-03-15 NXP intros 'first' pure DVB-T silicon tuner
NXP introduced a new generation of high-definition digital terrestrial silicon tuner, the TDA18211HD, which raises the performance and lowers the costs of STB applications.
2010-11-30 NXP introduces 30V MOSFET with amazingly Low RDSon
NXP Semiconductors N.V. has just introduced the first MOSFET in its NextPower range with a 30V Power-SO8 MOSFET, highlighting an amazingly low RDson of 1.4mOhm at 4.5V.
2006-09-22 NXP integrates WUSB in new device controller
The new WUSB device controller from NXP is based on the Certified Wireless USB specification, and features 32Kbytes of ROM and 96Kbytes of configurable RAM for data and buffering.
2010-11-15 NXP increases capacity
Rick Clemmer, CEO, NXP, reported that the many capacity constraints hindering the company have been lifted and that the company would increase capacity in 2011.
2015-05-04 NXP heads towards growth: Mobile payment, IoT, V2V on a roll
Richard Clemmer, NXP CEO, attributed the company's 1Q15 total revenue of $1.47 billion to the company's "better product mix, which drove better profitability."
2009-10-30 NXP HD radio ICs bring quality sound to Audi
NXP's HD radio technology will provide Audi customers with access to more than 1,800 AM/FM stations.
2008-06-11 NXP has Vietnam on its mind
Vietnam Business Finance reports that NXP Semiconductors is eyeing Vietnam's mobile phone market.
2010-08-10 NXP goes public at $14 per share
NXP Semiconductors went public on August 6 on NASDAQ Global Select Market at $14 per share with ticker symbol "NXPI". Thirty-four million shares of common stock went up for grabs.
2007-11-16 NXP gains from tactical fab-lite route
NXP Semiconductors' Frans van Houten, president and CEO, talks about fab-lite and the key developments since the company moved out from under the wing of Philips.
2011-10-05 NXP forecasts mounting demand for NFC apps
The convenience of a simple tap and the ease of use have paved the way for consumers to accept NFC applications.
2008-08-13 NXP finalizes purchase of Conexant's STB biz
NXP Semiconductors has completed the acquisition of the Broadband Media Processing business of Conexant Systems Inc.
2012-04-10 NXP files patent case against RIM
The suit alleges that that Blackberry maker infringed six U.S. patents held by NXP that include technology for expanding the range of data transmission.
2010-04-20 NXP files for initial public offering
It's official: NXP BV has filed for an initial public offering in the United States, according to a filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.
Bloggers Say

Bloggers Say

See what engineers like you are posting on our pages.

Back to Top