NXP Semiconductors N.V. enables secure connections for a smarter world, advancing solutions that make lives easier, better, and safer. As the world leader in secure connectivity solutions for embedded applications, NXP is driving innovation in the automotive, industrial & IoT, mobile, and communication infrastructure markets. Built on more than 60 years of combined experience and expertise, the company has approximately 29,000 employees in more than 30 countries and posted revenue of $8.61 billion in 2020. Find out more at www.nxp.com.
NXP ranks 6th in the top 30 of research & development investments in the Netherlands, published by the ‘Technisch Weekblad’ (in 2020). In 2019, NXP’s R&D investments in the Netherlands amounted to around €204 million. NXP has the largest number of worldwide patents after ASML and Philips. Worldwide, NXP spent a total amount of €1,466 million on R&D, 14% of which was spent in the Netherlands.
Examples of innovative products are:
- Near Field Communication (NFC) is a fast, intuitive technology that lets you interact securely with the world around you with a simple touch. NFC wireless proximity technology is available in billions of smartphones, tablets, consumer and industrial electronics—with new devices arriving almost daily.
- NXP’s ultra-wideband (UWB) technology enables secure ranging and precision sensing, creating a new dimension of spatial context for wireless devices. UWB technology processes contextual information to ease decision making and precise device management.
- Advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS) provide the safe and increasingly autonomous experiences that will reshape our relationship to transport. The technologies of the automated driving domain will soon allow passengers a personalized and connected experience as vehicles seamlessly sense, think and act on real-time road situations.