Conexant Systems, Inc.(NASDAQ: CNXT)that spun-off from Rockwell in 1999 is a fabless semiconductor company with the headquarter in Newport Beach,Calif.
Conexant is professional in providing the solutions for imaging, audio, video, and Internet connectivity applications,and holds leadership positions in the major segments it addresses. The comprehensive imaging portfolio consists of high-performance system solutions for advanced, "connected" digital photo frames with Internet connectivity, and highly integrated MFP SoCs for inkjet, laser, and photo printers.At the same time,the audio solutions consist of high-definition(HD) audio integrated circuits, HD audio codecs, and speakers-on-a-chip solutions for personal computers, PC peripheral sound systems, audio subsystems, notebook docking stations, voice-over-IP speakerphones, intercom, door phone, and audio-enabled surveillance applications.Besides,its video products is made up of decoders and media bridges for video surveillance and security applications, and system solutions for analog video-based multimedia applications including PCTV. In addition,its product line includes a full suite of embedded-modem solutions for set-top boxes, point-of-sale systems,home automation and security systems, and desktop and notebook PCs.
Otherwise,Conexant also pays much attention to the quality.It spares no effort to perform in the the highest level of quality workmanship and to ensure what it offers meet or even exceed customers'needs.
MindSpeed, which specializes in high-speed communication chip design and production from Conexant, has integrated two to four ARM7 TDMI cores in its various high-speed communication chips.
In 2017, Synaptics, a leader in providing human-machine interface development solutions, announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire Conexant Systems, LLC and Marvell's multimedia businesses for $ 395 million in cash and 726,666 Synaptics common shares.
Conexant is product portfolio consists of Audio codecs, HD audio ADCs, audio DSPs, voice processors, embedded modems, and audio/imaging solutions.