Status
Acquired by Atmel on July 7, 2014
Funding Received
$66 Million in 3 Rounds from 6 Investors
Headquarters:
Lake Forest, CA
Description:
Newport Media designs RF system-on-a-chip solutions for broadcast communications, wireless connectivity and cellular markets.
Categories:
Semiconductors
Website:
http://newportmediainc.com

Company Details

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Newport Media is a fabless semiconductor company that develops and sells highly integrated solutions for emerging digital audio and mobile TV broadcasts standards. Market research firm In-Stat forecasts that the market for TV enabled cellular phones will grow to over 80 million units annually by 2010. To optimally address this and other significant market opportunities, Newport Media has assembled a management and development team with comprehensive system semiconductor experience in wireless handset and digital set-top box industries. Newport Media development team leverages its collective experience in these converging industries to develop broadcast multi-media architectures and IC implementations with unprecedented performance, power consumption, size and cost. Newport Media is a member of all major mobile TV industry forums and is an active participant in the international standardization process.

Current Team (3)

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Board Members and Advisors (3)

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Investors (6)

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Offices/Locations (1)

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    1 Spectrum Pointe Dr. Suite 225

    Lake Forest, CA 92630

    USA

Images (1)

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