About GCT (adapted from GCT prospectus): GCT Semiconductor
is a leading fabless designer and supplier of advanced 4G mobile semiconductor solutions. GCT Semiconductor
products are system-on-a-chip (SoC) solutions that integrate radio frequency (RF), baseband modem and digital signal processing (DSP) functions onto a single die for the 4G Long-Term Evolution (LTE) and Worldwide Interoperability for Microwave Access (WiMAX) markets.
were the first to commercialize single-chip solutions for LTE and WiMAX. GCT Semiconductor
solutions have been designed into smartphones, USB dongles, wireless routers, customer premise equipment (CPE), femto access points, public safety devices and embedded modules for notebook and tablet devices.
has also developed multiple orthogonal frequency-division multiple access (OFDMA) modem and multiple-input multiple-output (MIMO) antenna capabilities. These are two technologies that are critical for delivering LTE and WiMAX solutions and for enabling the integration of their solutions with wireless local area network (WLAN) functionality.
works closely with wireless operators to drive adoption of their solutions, including AT&T, MetroPCS Wireless, Inc., Verizon Wireless (Verizon), Vodafone Limited (Vodafone) and Yota for LTE and Clearwire Corporation (Clearwire), KT Corp., SK Telecom Co. Ltd., Sprint Nextel Corp. (Sprint), UQ Communications, Inc., Yota, YTL Communications Sdn Bhd (YTL) for WiMAX. GCT Semiconductor
's primary customers are device original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and original design manufacturers (ODMs), including Infomark Co. Ltd., Inkel Corporation Ltd., Interbro Inc., Kyocera Corporation, LG Electronics, Inc. (LG), Modacom Co. Ltd., Quanta Computer, Inc., Seowon Intech Co. Ltd. and YTL.
As of June 30, 2011, GCT Semiconductor
shipped over 960,000 LTE semiconductors in support of the initial LTE deployments by AT&T, Verizon and Vodafone and over 4.7 million WiMAX semiconductors supporting many major WiMAX operators globally.This description is adapted from GCT prospectus. This description is not intended to be a recommendation to buy stock from this company. To see the company's full description, view their prospectus..