CMOS chip refers to a technology used to manufacture large-scale integrated circuit chips or chips made with this technology, which is a RAM chip on a computer motherboard that can read and write. Because can read and write the feature, so in the computer motherboard used to save BIOS set computer hardware parameters after the data, this chip is used to store data. Here are the top 10 CMOS chip manufacturers in the world.
|Established time||7 May,1946|
Sony is a Japanese multinational conglomerate corporation headquartered in Minato, Tokyo, Japan.As a major technology company, it operates as one of the world’s largest manufacturers of consumer and professional electronic products, the largest video game console company and the largest video game publisher. Through Sony Entertainment, it is one of the largest music companies (largest music publisher and second largest record label) and the third largest film studio, making it one of the most comprehensive media companies. It is the largest technology and media conglomerate in Japan. It is also recognized as the most cash-rich Japanese company, with net cash reserves of 2 trillion RMB.
● Consumer Electronics
|Established time||1 March,1938|
|Location||Seoul, South Korea|
Samsung is a South Korean multinational manufacturing conglomerate headquartered in Samsung Town, Seoul, South Korea.It comprises numerous affiliated businesses,most of them united under the Samsung brand, and is the largest South Korean chaebol (business conglomerate). As of 2020, Samsung has the eighth highest global brand value.
● Consumer electronics
● Electronic components
● Medical equipment
● Solid state drives
|Established time||May 15, 2007|
OMNIVISION is one of the world’s leading semiconductor design companies in China. Headquartered in Shanghai, the group has R&D centers and business networks all over the world, with annual shipments exceeding 12.3 billion.
OMNIVISION is committed to providing sensor, analog and touch and display solutions to help customers solve technical challenges in mobile, security, automotive electronics, wearables, IoT, communications, computing, consumer electronics, industrial, healthcare and other areas to meet the growing demand for artificial intelligence and green energy.
● Image Sensors
● Power Management
● Touch &
● OVMed® ISP
● Cable Module,etc.
|Location||Icheon, South Korea|
SK hynix is a South Korean supplier of dynamic random-access memory (DRAM) chips and flash memory chips. Hynix is the world’s second-largest memory chip maker (after Samsung Electronics)and the world’s third-largest semiconductor company.
Founded as Hyundai Electronic Industrial in 1983 and known as Hyundai Electronics, the company has manufacturing sites in Korea, the United States, mainland China and Taiwan. In 2012, when SK Telecom became its major shareholder, Hynix merged with SK Group(the third largest conglomerate in South Korea).
● Image Sensor,etc.
|Location||California, United States|
Aptina was a company that sold CMOS imaging products. Their CMOS sensors were used in Nikon V1 (10.1 MP, CX format, 16.9×17.9 mm),Nikon J1, Nikon V2. By 2009 year Aptina had a 16% share of the CMOS image sensors market, with revenue estimated at $671 million.
● Discrete &
● Power Modules
● Power Modules
● Silicon Carbide (SiC),etc.
|Established time||September 3, 2003|
GalaxyCore is a leading IC design company for CMOS Image Sensor and Display Driver IC in China. Products of GalaxyCore are widely used in global mobile terminals and other electronic products.
GalaxyCore designs, develops and sells high-performance CMOS image sensors, which are capable of converting captured optical image signals into output digital signals and widely used in mobile phones, smart wearables, mobile payments, tablets, notebooks, cameras, automotive electronics, etc.
GalaxyCore also designs, develops and sells Display Driver ICs, which are capable of driving display panels to display image signals on the screen and mainly used in mobile phones, smart wearables and other electronic devices with displays.
● CIS for Mobile Phone
● CIS for Non-mobile ● Applications
● Display Driver ICs (DDIs)
● COM Chip Technology,etc.
|Established time||September 28, 2004|
Superpix was established on July 30, 2007. It is a professional IC operation enterprise, and also a relatively complete brand agent and special distributor. The company has a group of experienced sales elite and after-sales service system personnel, can independently provide customers with professional supporting services.
Since the establishment of the company, always adhering to the “integrity first, quality first, customer first, win-win cooperation” business purpose, technology as the support, market as the guidance; The products are widely used in industrial control, communication, security, POS machine, automotive electronics, consumer electronics and other fields.
|Established time||February 10, 1995|
BYD is a high-tech company devoted to technological innovations for a better life. BYD was founded in February 1995, and after more than 20 years of fast growth, the company has established over 30 industrial parks worldwide and has played a significant role in industries related to electronics, automobiles, new energy and rail transit.
From energy generation and storage to its applications, BYD is dedicated to providing zero-emission energy solutions. BYD is listed on the Hong Kong and Shenzhen Stock Exchanges, with revenue and market capitalization each exceeding RMB 100 billion.
● Pointstick Solutions
● Touch Input Solutions
● Touchpad Solutions
● Biometric Solutions,etc.
ST Microelectronics is a Dutch multinational corporation and technology company of French-Italian origin headquartered in Plan-les-Ouates near Geneva, Switzerland and listed on the French stock market. ST is the largest European semiconductor contract manufacturing and design company. The company resulted from the merger of two government-owned semiconductor companies in 1987: Thomson Semiconducteurs of France and SGS Microelettronica of Italy.
● Amplifiers and Comparators
● Audio ICs
● Automotive ADAS Devices
● Automotive Analog and Power
● Automotive Infotainment and Telematics
● Automotive Logic ICs,etc.
|Location||Suwon-si, South Korea|
PIXELPLUS is a fabless semiconductor company that researches, develops and manufactures image sensors and imaging solutions.Image sensors and imaging solutions hold a promising market growth potential since they can be widely applied and adopted in diverse industries and fields including security, automotive, medical and bioscience. PIXELPLUS has been focusing on security and monitoring camera solutions and automotive camera solutions, and offers total solutions for image sensor-based camera applications by penetrating medical and home application markets in the future.
● Analog Sensors
● Digital Sensors
● Medical Sensors
● Companion Chips
● System on a Chip,etc.