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Pixelworks at a Glance

Pixelworks designs, develops and markets visual display processing semiconductors, intellectual property cores, software and custom ASIC solutions for high-quality energy efficient video applications. In addition, we offer a suite of solutions for advanced media processing as well as the efficient delivery and streaming of video. We enable worldwide manufacturers to offer leading-edge consumer electronics and professional display products, as well as video delivery and streaming solutions for content service providers. Our core visual display processing technology intelligently processes digital images and video from a variety of sources and optimizes the content for a superior viewing experience. Pixelworks’ video coding technology reduces storage requirements, significantly reduces bandwidth constraint issues and converts content between multiple formats to enable seamless delivery of video, including over-the-air (OTA) streaming, while also maintaining end-to-end content security. Pixelworks’ technology can be applied to a wide range of devices, and our primary target markets include digital projection systems, tablets, smartphones, and OTA streaming devices.

As of December 31, 2017, Pixelworks held an intellectual property portfolio of 536 patents related to the visual display of digital image data. We focus our research and development efforts on developing video algorithms that improve quality, and architectures that reduce system power, cost, bandwidth and increase overall system performance and device functionality. We seek to expand our technology portfolio through internal development and co-development with business partners, and we continually evaluate acquisition opportunities and other ways to leverage our technology into other high-value markets.

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Toggle Summary Pixelworks™ Raises $6.6 Million in Second Round of Financing
Portland, Ore., May 4, 1998 – Pixelworks Inc. announced today that the company has secured a second round of financing totaling $6.6 million. The investment will fuel aggressive growth for Pixelworks, the world leader in flat panel display controller technology, by continuing product development
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Toggle Summary Pixelworks™ Announces Breakthrough In Flat Panel Display Technology
Portland, Ore., May 18, 1998 – PixelworksÔ Inc. announced today a breakthrough in display controller technology for flat panel display products that will accelerate the adoption of products using the increasingly popular flat panel technology. The PW364 ImageProcessor IC, the company's initial
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Toggle Summary Pixelworks™ and Analog Devices Team to Offer State-of-the-Art Interface Solution for Flat Panel Displays
— New PW364 ImageProcessor and AD9884 Graphics Digitizer provide feature-rich solution with broad compatibility for next-generation FPDs — Monterey, Calif., December 2, 1998 — PixelworksÔ , Inc. and Analog Devices, Inc. (NYSE: ADI) are partnering to demonstrate a high-performance interface solution
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Toggle Summary Toshiba Produces Worlds First 0.25-Micron Embedded DRAM ASIC for Pixelworks' ImageProcessor
— SLI ASICs are Now a Reality — San Jose, Calif., December 17, 1998—Toshiba America Electronic Components, Inc. (TAEC) today announced that it is in production with the world's first 0.25-micron (m m) system-level integration (SLI) ASIC with embedded DRAM (which TAEC calls dRAMASIC™).
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