Conexant Names New Distributor

Newport Beach-based Conexant, a developer of a wide range of semiconductors, said this morning that it has tapped Nu Horizons as the firm's exclusive distributor in North America and Mexico. Conexant said Nu Horizons will distribute its entire line of imaging, audio, video, and embedded modem devices. The two firms also said that they are planning to develop a series of evaluation kits based on Conexant's products, including digital photo frames, interactive display appliances, and audio peripherals, in addition to educational products for potential customers.