Broadcom Gets Design Win With Smartphone Company In India

Irvine-based chipmaker Broadcom announced a design win this morning, with smartphone manufacturer XOLO, which is based in India. According to Broadcom, XOLO is using Broadcom's smartphone platform as the basis of its new Q100 Opus smartphone. Broadcom did not say what the financial impact or expected shipping volumes on the win would be. XOLO's smartphone uses three Broadcom chips--its BCM23550 quad core HSPA+ processor, BCM4334 connectivity combo chip and BCM4752 multi-constellation GNSS location chips.