Guangdong, China Nov 30th, 2017 – GOWIN Semiconductor Corp., the leading programmable logic devices provider in China, today announces automotive temperature grade devices of the non-volatile LittleBee® product family. GOWIN LittleBee® FPGA family is based on 55nm embedded flash non-volatile technology, which has been offering industrial temperature range (-40°C ~ +100°C) devices to the market since it was launched in 2016; and now extend the offering to automotive temperature grade (-40°C ~ +125°C) for selected devices of the family.

“The introduction of automotive temperature range devices to market today is just the first step to show GOWIN’s commitment on automotive market,” said by Mr. Zhaolin Wu, Director of Operation and Manufacturing, GOWIN Semiconductor Corp. “We have also kicked-off the complete automotive grade product supply chain qualification process including AEC-Q100, Zero Defect and ISO/TS16949 certification. As all the GOWIN’s manufacturing partners already have these certifications, we are confident to offer the market our automotive grade devices in very near future.”

“Automotive market is one of the focus and fast growing segments in semiconductor industry. The CAGR of semiconductor revenue in this market is over 10% world wide and up to 20% in Asia,” Mr. Stanley Tse, Regional Sales Director (Asia) of GOWIN Semiconductor Corp., continues to comment, “however, there are only a few semiconductor suppliers are willing and able to commit to this market as it requires long term and high investment on the product development and whole supply chain. GOWIN Semiconductor Corp., as the leading China based FPGA supplier, we are confident and commit to the automotive market. We see that FPGA is moving from peripheral to core component in automotive applications while ADAS, high end In-vehicle Infotainment, functional safety and electronic vehicles are getting popular in the market. All these applications require programmability and parallel processing, which is the sweet-pot of FPGA. We are highly confident that our Return-On-Investment will be fully justified by the emerging FPGA opportunities in the automotive market.”

About GOWIN Semiconductor Corp. Founded in 2014, GOWIN Semiconductor Corp., headquartered with major R&D in China, has the vision to accelerate customer innovation world wide with our programmable solutions. We focus on optimizing our products and removing barriers for customers using programmable logic devices. Our commitment to technology and quality enables customers to reduce the total cost of ownership from using FPGA on their production boards. Our offerings include a broad portfolio of programmable logic devices, design software, intellectual property (IP) cores, reference designs, and development kits. We strive to serve customers in the consumer, industrial, communication, medical, and automotive markets worldwide.

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