SAN JOSE, Calif., Dec. 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Today's vehicles are increasingly energy efficient. However, they also have more complex electronic demands placed on them as customers seek increased efficiency, safety, and convenience.
With expertise in integration benefiting customers and drivers alike, Maxim Integrated Products, Inc. (NASDAQ: MXIM) has shipped its one billionth integrated circuit (IC) to the automotive market. These products include ICs that enhance infotainment, safety, keyless access, and powertrain applications. Customers rely on these highly integrated products for automotive subsystems that are smaller and more reliable.
Maxim's automotive electronic products continue to be in high demand and represent the fastest-growing segment of the company's revenues. Currently representing 16 percent of the company's sales, automotive was about 5 percent of revenues in 2012. Maxim continues to grow revenues above the company average.
For an overview of Maxim's automotive solutions, visit http://bit.ly/Maxim_automotive_solutions.
Maxim will showcase some of its automotive solutions at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2016:
Maxim's automotive solutions meet the Automotive Safety Integrity Levels defined by ISO 26262, and are designed for a harsh operating environment while providing higher integration, high/low voltage protection, and a broad operating temperature range.
About Maxim Integrated
Maxim is bringing new levels of analog integration to automotive, cloud data center, mobile consumer, and industrial applications. We're making technology smaller, smarter, and more energy efficient, so that our customers can meet the demands of an integrated world. Learn more at http://www.maximintegrated.com.
SOURCE Maxim Integrated Products, Inc.