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  • 12/17/13 7:05 am CST

    Mixed-Signal Innovator Honored for Products, Vision and Future Opportunities among Chip Companies Achieving $251 Million to $1 Billion in Annual Revenue

    AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Silicon Labs (Nasdaq: SLAB), a leader in high-performance, analog-intensive, mixed-signal integrated circuits (ICs), today announced that it won the Global Semiconductor Alliance’s (GSA) Most Respected Public Semiconductor Company award in the category of companies achieving $251 million to $1 billion in annual sales. Silicon Labs received this prestigious industry accolade at the 2013 GSA Awards Dinner Celebration held on Dec. 12 inmore...
  • 12/11/13 7:05 am CST

    Highly Integrated Sub-GHz Si106x/8x Family Ideal for Power-Sensitive, Battery-Powered Systems with RF Connectivity

    AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Silicon Labs (NASDAQ: SLAB), a leader in high-performance, analog-intensive, mixed-signal ICs, today announced that it has expanded its family of 8-bit Si10xx wireless microcontrollers (MCUs) with two new options optimized for both cost-sensitive and performance-intensive designs. By combining its ultra-low-power MCU technology with its sub-GHz EZRadio® and EZRadioPRO® transceivers in a single-chip solution, Silicon Labs has created new energy-more...
  • 12/9/13 7:05 am CST

    Single-Chip CP2130 Bridge Controller Reduces Cost, Complexity and Development Time for USB Connectivity Applications

    AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Silicon Labs (NASDAQ: SLAB), a leader in high-performance, analog-intensive, mixed-signal ICs, today introduced a high-performance bridge controller that offers a turnkey solution for bridging a universal serial bus (USB) host and a serial peripheral interface (SPI) bus with driver support for Windows®, OS X and Linux operating systems. Silicon Labs’ new CP2130 USB-to-SPI bridge controller provides industry-leading data throughput, exceptionalmore...
  • 12/4/13 7:05 am CST

    High-Precision Si701x/2x “Sensor on a Chip” Family Simplifies Relative Humidity Sensing For Consumer, Industrial and Automotive Designs

    AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Silicon Labs (NASDAQ: SLAB), a leader in high-performance, analog-intensive, mixed-signal ICs, today introduced a new family of relative humidity (RH) and temperature sensors that simplify RH sensing designs while providing industry-leading power efficiency and ease of use. Silicon Labs’ second-generation RH sensing solution, the Si701x/2x sensors combine a standard CMOS mixed-signal IC with a proven technique of measuring humidity using amore...
  • 11/20/13 3:05 pm CST

    Company’s Wireless Transceiver and Humidity Sensing Products Honored at Prestigious Awards Ceremony

    AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Silicon Labs Inc. (NASDAQ: SLAB), a leader in high-performance, analog-intensive mixed-signal ICs, today announced that the company has won two prestigious EDN China 2013 Innovation awards. The Si4438 EZRadioPRO® wireless transceiver, designed for China’s smart metering market, won Best Product in the “Networking Products” category. The Si7005 relative humidity and temperature sensor won a Leading Product award in the “more...
  • 11/6/13 3:05 pm CST

    Comprehensive Sensorless Brushless DC Motor Control Solution Eases Application Development, Speeds Time to Market

    AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Silicon Labs (NASDAQ: SLAB), a leader in high-performance, analog-intensive, mixed-signal ICs, today introduced a brushless dc (BLDC) motor control reference design featuring ready-to-use hardware and software for sensorless BLDC applications using Silicon Labs’ C8051F85x/6x microcontrollers (MCUs). Silicon Labs’ new reference design provides a comprehensive, system-level solution that accelerates embedded development for a wide range of motormore...
  • 10/29/13 7:05 am CDT
    AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Silicon Labs (NASDAQ: SLAB), a leader in high-performance, analog-intensive, mixed-signal ICs, today announced that the company will attend the following investor conferences: Stifel Nicolas Midwest One-on-One Conference on Nov. 7 at the Four Seasons Hotel in Chicago Credit Suisse Annual Technology Conference on Dec. 4 at The Phoenician Hotel in Scottsdale, Ariz. The Creditmore...
  • 10/28/13 7:05 am CDT

    Misfit Wearables Chooses EFM32 Leopard Gecko to Maximize Battery Life for the World’s Most Elegant Physical Activity Monitor

    AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Silicon Labs (NASDAQ: SLAB), a leader in high-performance, analog-intensive, mixed-signal ICs, today announced that Misfit Wearables, a designer and manufacturer of wearable computing products, has chosen Silicon Labs’ EFM32™ Leopard Gecko 32-bit microcontroller (MCU) as the energy-friendly controller for the Misfit Shine™, the world’s most elegant physical activity monitor. The Gecko MCU communicates with the Shine’s 3-axis accelerometermore...
  • 10/24/13 8:42 am CDT

    New XMOS xCORE-XA architecture features the world’s most energy-friendly ARM technology

    XMOS, the leader in multicore microcontrollers, and Silicon Labs (Nasdaq: SLAB), a leader in high-performance, analog-intensive, mixed-signal ICs, today announced a technology partnership that allows XMOS to integrate world-leading energy friendly ARM® technology into its xCORE™ multicore microcontrollers to produce the next wave in programmable system-on-chip products (SoCs). The partnership builds on the revolutionary, configurable xCORE multicore microcontroller architecture from XMOS,more...
  • 10/24/13 6:00 am CDT

    Record Revenue for Broadcast Video and Solid Results for Broad-based Products

    AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Silicon Labs (NASDAQ: SLAB), a leader in high-performance, analog-intensive, mixed-signal integrated circuits (ICs), today reported financial results for its third quarter ended Sept. 28, 2013. Overall revenue in the third quarter was $146.9 million, an increase of 3.8 percent sequentially and a 1.7 percent decrease compared with the same period a year ago. Financial Highlights On a GAAP basis, gross margins were 60.0more...

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