Freescale Semiconductor Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1953

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Employees
  • 17,300


  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A

  • Financing Rounds
  • 15

  • Investments
  • 25

Freescale Semiconductor General Information


Provider of embedded semiconductors for the wireless, networking, automotive, consumer and industrial markets. The company manufactures microprocessors, microcontrollers, sensors, analog integrated circuits and connectivity devices.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
FreescaleSemiconductor, Sps Spinco Inc, Freescale Semiconductor Holdings I, Ltd.
Ownership Status
Financing Status
Formerly PE-Backed
Primary Industry
General Purpose Semiconductors
Other Industries
Production (Semiconductors)
Application Specific Semiconductors
Corporate Office
  • 6501 William Cannon Drive West
  • Austin, TX 78735
  • United States

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Freescale Semiconductor Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
Post-Val Status Debt

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Freescale Semiconductor Comparisons

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Total Raised
Post Valuation
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Freescale Semiconductor Competitors (4)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Texas Instruments Corporation Dallas, TX 00000 000.00 000000000 000.00
Intel Formerly VC-backed Santa Clara, CA 000000 000.00 000000000 00 000.00
NXP Semiconductors Formerly PE-Backed Eindhoven, Netherlands 00000 000.00 000000000 00 000.00
Maxim Integrated Products Formerly VC-backed San Jose, CA 0000 00.000 000000&0 00.000
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Freescale Semiconductor Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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Freescale Semiconductor Former Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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Freescale Semiconductor Investments & Acquisitions (25)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
CogniVue 04-Sep-2015 0000000000 0000 General Purpose Semiconductors 000 00000
Edgewater Networks 14-May-2015 00000 0000 00.000 Communication Software
GainSpan 02-Apr-2015 00000 0000 000.00 Application Specific Semiconductors
Quintic (Wearable and Bluetooth low energy unit) 23-Feb-2015 0000000000 Connectivity Products 000000 00
Zenverge 02-Dec-2014 Merger/Acquisition Application Specific Semiconductors 00000 000
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Freescale Semiconductor Exits (12)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
Edgewater Networks 14-May-2015 00000 00000 00 00.000 Completed
  • 4 buyers
GainSpan 02-Apr-2015 00000 00000 00 000.00 Completed
  • 6 buyers
Code Ingenieria 19-Jun-2008 00000 000 Completed
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Luxtera 15-Mar-2006 00000 00000 00 000.00 Completed
  • 5 buyers
PulseWave RF 14-Oct-2005 Early Stage VC 000 Completed
  • 5 buyers
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Freescale Semiconductor FAQs

  • When was Freescale Semiconductor founded?

    Freescale Semiconductor was founded in 1953.

  • Where is Freescale Semiconductor headquartered?

    Freescale Semiconductor is headquartered in Austin, TX.

  • What is the size of Freescale Semiconductor?

    Freescale Semiconductor has 17,300 total employees.

  • What industry is Freescale Semiconductor in?

    Freescale Semiconductor’s primary industry is General Purpose Semiconductors.

  • Is Freescale Semiconductor a private or public company?

    Freescale Semiconductor is a Private company.

  • What is the current valuation of Freescale Semiconductor?

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  • What is Freescale Semiconductor’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for Freescale Semiconductor is 000000.

  • How much funding has Freescale Semiconductor raised over time?

    Freescale Semiconductor has raised $9.2B.

  • Who are Freescale Semiconductor’s investors?

    Ardian, Bank of Scotland, Battery Ventures, Blackstone, and CPP Investments are 5 of 16 investors who have invested in Freescale Semiconductor.

  • Who are Freescale Semiconductor’s competitors?

    Texas Instruments, Intel, NXP Semiconductors, and Maxim Integrated Products are competitors of Freescale Semiconductor.

  • When was Freescale Semiconductor acquired?

    Freescale Semiconductor was acquired on 07-Dec-2015.

  • Who acquired Freescale Semiconductor?

    Freescale Semiconductor was acquired by NXP Semiconductors.

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