NXP opens $141M France R&D center

Mutschler, Ann Steffora
October 2007
Electronic News;10/15/2007, Vol. 53 Issue 42, p9
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The article reports on a research and development (R&D) center opened by independent semiconductor company NXP Semiconductor in Caen, France. NXP said it has invested more than $141.4 million (100 million Euros) from its existing R&D budget in the new building that employs approximately 800 engineers and researchers. Engineers at Caen created the recently unveiled HDMI 1.3 receiver chip which was designed to improve the audio and video performances and lower the cost of high-definition audio/video receivers.


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