Freescale Breaking Free

Smith, Brad
August 2006
Wireless Week;8/15/2006, Vol. 12 Issue 17, p12
Trade Publication
The article presents information on the efforts of Freescale Semiconductor, a spin-off of Motorola, to distinguish itself from its former parent. Its is said that Motorola has been holding back Freescale's efforts due to the success of its RAZR phones and other models. According to Neil Mawston of Strategy Analytics, if Motorola can continue its gains, it would overtake Nokia as the world's leading handset manufacturer. Freescale is set to release a new applications processor which is designed to bring high-definition video to mobile phones.


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