Licensor of signal processing platforms and artificial intelligence processors for smarter, connected devices, CEVA, has announced that ASR Microelectronics has licensed multiple CEVA technologies for its upcoming system-on-chip (SoC) products for smartphones and narrowband IoT (NB-IoT) edge devices.
ASR will incorporate a range of CEVA IP into its wireless products to power cellular, Bluetooth and WiFi connectivity and enable emerging applications in computer vision, voice and audio.
Vincent Tai, CEO, ASR, commented: “CEVA provides a comprehensive portfolio of technologies for smart and connected devices, which perfectly meets our stringent requirements for cost-effective, low-power technologies.
"As a key IP partner to ASR, CEVA contributes significant value to our products, enabling us to offer best-in-class modem, connectivity, vision and sound specifications for the smartphone and IoT markets.”
Gideon Wertheizer, CEO, CEVA, commented: "We are delighted to announce that ASR chose to deploy multiple CEVA technologies in its SoCs. It is a testimony to our value proposition as a one-stop IP house for vision, voice, cellular and connectivity technologies.
"We look forward to a long and successful relationship with ASR as they address the burgeoning smartphone and IoT markets."