Spreadtrum Communications, Inc
Spreadtrum, founded in April 2001 is a fabless semiconductor producer that develops mobile chipset platforms for smartphones, feature phones and other consumer electronics products that support 2G, 3G and 4G wireless communications. Its HQ is in the city of Shanghai, with R&D centers in the cities of Shanghai, Beijing, Tianjin, Suzhou, Hangzhou, Chengdu, and Xiamen, China and San Diego and San Jose in the United States, and in Finland and India. It has a technical support center in Shenzhen, and overseas field support offices in South Korea, Taiwan and Mexico.
Its solutions combine integrated, power-efficient chipsets with customizable software and reference designs in a turnkey platform, allowing customers to get faster design cycles at a lower development cost. Its clients are Chinese and foreign manufacturers developing mobile products for consumers in China and emerging markets around the world and its products support a broad range of wireless communications standards, including GSM, GPRS, EDGE, TD-SCDMA, W-CDMA, HSPA+ and TD-LTE.
Its key strength is the passion for innovation and it has the world’s best energy efficient smartphone solution with 16nm baseband chip. It combines its expertise in wireless broadband, signal processing and IC design technology and software development to give terminal manufacturers a comprehensive portfolio of integrated baseband processor and RF solutions, and protocol software and software applications for wireless devices.
This is a highly integrated application processor with embedded TD-LTE, LTE FDD, TD-SCDMA, WCDMA and GSM with Quad-core ARM Cortex-A7 as application processor, including Dual-core ARM Mali 400 as 3D graphics accelerator，multi-standard multi-media accelerator and advanced audio subsystem. The SC9830A presents a highly cost-effective platform for five mode Android mobile devices.
This is an integrated application processor with embedded WCDMA/GSM modem and is designed with a leading 28nm HPM process, consisting of Quad-core ARM Cortex-A7 MP core as application processor, including a NEON multi-media processing engine, Dual-core ARM mali 400MP as 3D graphics accelerator, multi-standard multi-media accelerators, and advanced audio subsystem. It integrates WCDMA/HSPA (+), GSM/GP RS/EDGE baseband, Bluetooth, WiFi, FM, and GPS. These help customers bring up Dual modes tri-SIM cards smart phones. The specially optimized architecture of SC7731G can provide high performance and low power for many applications. Its architecture and algorithms were developed for low power ASIC design and power management and it has unique techniques for noise/offset calibration and cancellation. The SC7731G chip set presents a highly cost-effective platform for Android mobile devices.