- Acquired by Spreadtrum Communications on July 19, 2011
- Total Equity Funding
- $35M in 2 Rounds from 4 Investors
- Sunnyvale, CA
- Telegent Systems is a provider of semiconductor and software solutions for the reception of live, broadcast television on mobile phones.
- Samuel Sheng, Weijie Yun
- Broadcasting, Semiconductor, Enterprise Software, Mobile
Telegent Systems, Inc., a fabless semiconductor company, engages in the development and marketing of highly-integrated, high-performance, analog CMOS RF, and mixed-signal system-on-a-chip solutions. It offers analog mobile television products used in mobile handsets. The company focuses on applying its technical expertise in RF mixed-signal design, communications signal processing, and multimedia processing to enable new market opportunities for communications and computing platforms. Its product enables the reception, processing, and output of free-to-air analog broadcast television. The company has operations in the Southeast Asia, Latin America, the Middle East, Africa, China, and the Russian Federation/CIS.
Telegent Systems was founded in 2004 and is based in Sunnyvale, California.
Funding Rounds (2) - $35MUpdate
Board Members and Advisors (2)Update
|Dec 3, 2013||PRNewswire All - Spreadtrum Acquires Telegent Systems -- SHANGHAI, July 19, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ --|
|Jul 19, 2011||EE Times - Spreadtrum agrees to buy Telegent|
|Dec 1, 2010||Venture Beat - Telegent ships 100Mth chip for TV on mobile phones|
|Nov 29, 2010||ZD Net - Mobile TV to remain niche in India|
|Jun 1, 2010||Gigaom - World Cup Fans to Employers: Show the Games at Work, or Else|
|May 6, 2010||Venture Beat - Amid market slump, Telegent cancels IPO, looks for new CEO|
|Jan 4, 2010||Venture Beat - Predictions for 2010: Tablets will fail, Google will pummel Microsoft|
|Nov 24, 2009||Gigaom - Mobile TV Tech Firm Telegent Files For Potential $250 Million IPO|
470 Potrero Avenue
Sunnyvale, CA 94085