China's Wingtech to gain control of Dutch chipmaker Nexperia for $3.6 bln

October 25th, 2018 - Wingtech Technology Co Ltd, the world's largest smartphone contract manufacturer, is acquiring the Dutch semiconductor firm Nexperia Holding by buying a majority stake from its Chinese owners for 25.2 billion yuan ($3.63 billion). Read about the acquision that will increase Nexperia’s company value by around one-and-a-half times.

Read the article in: New York Times

Company value almost doubled. Wingtech buys majority stake in Nexperia

October 25th, 2018 - The Chinese Wingtech Technology wants to acquire the majority of Nexperia, which was spun off from NXP last year. Through the purchase Wingtech wants to gain access to the automotive market, the largest business area of ​​Nexperia.

Read the article in: Markt & Technik

Design Challenges Posed by USB 3.2

August 3rd, 2018 - Double data rates and no expenditure required to replace USB Type-C cables should mean that USB 3.2 is a dream come true. It mostly is, but the fast, convenient USB upgrade does present some design challenges. Read about USB 3.2 / USB Type-C and how Nexperia is providing optimized ESD and surge protection solutions for these new standards.

Read the article in: Embedded Systems Engineering powered by EECatalog

Interview with Nexperia CEO Frans Scheper on Dutch Business News Radio

On February 28, Nexperia CEO Frans Scheper had an interview on Dutch Business News Radio. Worth listening! 

Watch the interview with Frans