Press release

11 Oct 2007

SI Electronics Licences Video Processing Core From Imagination Technologies

Imagination Technologies Group plc (LSE:IMG; “”Imagination””) a leader in System-on-Chip Intellectual Property (“”SoC IP””) confirms that SI Electronics Ltd (SIE), a leader in graphics processors for amusement systems, has licensed Imagination’s POWERVR VXD370 multi-standard video decoding technology under a multiple-use license arrangement for use in devices targeting the amusement market.

This announcement extends a long relationship between the two companies. Under the terms of its licensing arrangements Imagination receives license fees and royalty revenues on SoCs incorporating Imagination’s IP shipped by partners.

About SI Electronics
SI Electronics Ltd (“SIE”) – a leader in graphics processors for amusement systems – engages in the development and production of amusement systems, principally video display systems. Those systems include ASICs which incorporate System on Chip Intellectual Property ( SoC IP) cores from Imagination Technologies. SIE also provides software development environments, video boards and final assembly services. SIE’s corporate headquarters is located in Japan.

About Imagination Technologies
Imagination Technologies Group plc (FTSE:IMG) – a leader in semiconductor System on Chip Intellectual Property (SoC IP) – creates and licenses market-leading embedded graphics, video and display accelerators, multi-threaded processors and multi-standard receiver technologies. These IP solutions are complemented by dynamic and extensive developer and middleware ecosystems.

Target markets include digital radio and audio; mobile phone multimedia; car navigation & driver information; personal navigation; UMPC and  Mobile Internet Device (MID); digital TV & set top box; and mobile TV. Its licensees include leading semiconductor and consumer electronics companies.

Imagination has corporate headquarters in the United Kingdom, with sales and R&D offices worldwide.

Contact:
Imagination Technologies Group plc
Hossein Yassaie, CEO
Trevor Selby, CFO
Tel: 01923 260511

College Hill Associates
Adrian Duffield
Tel: 020 7457 2020

Media contacts

If you have any enquiries regarding any of our news or press release items, please contact:

United Kingdom

david.harold@imgtec.com
Tel: +44 (0)1923 260 511

jo.ashford@imgtec.com
Tel: +44 (0)1923 260 511

Related blog articles

on stage in China

PVRIC4 a hit at ICCAD 2018 in China

Imagination’s PVRIC4 image compression tech garnered plenty of attention at the recent ICCAD China 2018 symposium, which took place on 29th and 30th November at the Zhuhai International Convention & Exhibition Centre, China. The annual event focusses on integrated circuit

The ultimate embedded GPUs for the latest applications

Introducing PowerVR Series9XEP, Series9XMP, and Series9XTP As Benjamin Franklin once said, only three things in life are certain: death, taxes and the ongoing rapid advancement of GPUs for embedded applications*. Proving his point, this week, Imagination has once again pushed

Opinion: the balance between edge and cloud.

Simon Forrest explains how embedded chips can meet the challenge of delivering true local AI processing. GPUs and NNAs are rapidly becoming essential elements for AI on the edge. As companies begin to harness the potential of using neural networks

DJI Mavic 2 closed

Partner interview series: DJI – flying high

DJI is a name now synonymous with drones, thanks to an estimated 74% market share across consumer, professional and enterprise markets. In the second of our ‘quick chat’ interview series, we speak to we talk to Charlie Sun, R&D Director at DJI to find

Stay up-to-date with Imagination

Sign up to receive the latest news and product updates from Imagination straight to your inbox.

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.