MaxLinear Wins European TV Manufacturer

Carlsbad-based RF integrated circuit developer MaxLinear reported a win in Europe today, with European TV manufacturer Vestel Elektronik. MaxLinear said that Vesel will use one of its chips for its latest generation of hybrid televisions, targeted at the European LED and LCD television market. Financial impact of the deal and anticipated shipment volumes were not announced. Vestel is using MaxLinear's ML601 radio chip, used for analog front-ends.