ZHUHAI, China- Actions Semiconductor Co., Ltd. (Nasdaq: ACTS), one of China's leading fabless semiconductor companies that provides comprehensive portable multimedia and mobile internet system-on-a-chip (SoC) solutions for portable consumer electronics, and Ainol Electronic Co., Ltd., a leading brand Consumer Electronics (CE) company based in Shenzhen, China, today announced the introduction of the Ainol Novo 10 Hero, a 10.1" Tablet product featuring the Owl Series ATM7029 chipset from Actions Semiconductor.
Actions' ATM7029 chipset supports Android(TM) 4.1(Jelly Bean) operating system and will also support the upgrade to Android(TM) 4.2. With the ARM® Cortex(TM) multi-core CPU, multi-core 3D GPU, full spec 1080p video encode/decode engine and USB2.0/3.0 PHY integration, the ATM7029 provides unprecedented levels of performance and power efficiency.
"As a leading Consumer Electronic brand in China, we are proud of the partnership with Actions Semiconductor. It's really exciting to be the first one who delivers products integrating Actions' ATM7029 chipset," stated Mr. Zaimin Wang, General Manager of Ainol. "In the fast-paced consumer electronics business, time-to-market and innovation is critical for solution providers, and more important, to our end-user customers. Through the high performance of the ATM7029 chipset, we believe our customers will enjoy the complete user experience of our product," concluded Mr. Wang.
"In our view, the partnership with the leading brand, Ainol, is a major milestone for Actions Semiconductor as we are one of the first companies in China to provide the multi-core CPU SoC beyond dual CPU solution to the Tablet market," commented Dr. Zhenyu Zhou, CEO of Actions Semiconductor. "ATM7029 is the first chipset of Actions' Owl Series. Ainol's decision to utilize our ATM7029 chipset for its Novo 10 Hero Tablet affirms their confidence in the integrity and performance of our products. Together, Actions and Ainol will satisfy the needs of our customers by delivering tablet products with the best price-to-performance ratio. We are excited about this product introduction and our continued work with numerous OEM and design house partners to develop new solutions utilizing our ATM7029 technology," concluded Dr. Zhou.
About Ainol Electronic
Ainol Electronic is a leading brand Consumer Electronics (CE) company in Shenzhen, China. Since its inception in 2004, Ainol has risen through the ranks of the consumer electronics industry. Ainol is focused on offering innovative, feature-rich products and solutions that are consistent market share leaders. Ainol is a leader in supplying turnkey solutions and major components for the Digital Video and Audio consumer electronics markets. Additional information can be found at www.ainol.com.
About Actions Semiconductor
Actions Semiconductor is one of China's leading fabless semiconductor companies that provides comprehensive portable multimedia and mobile internet system-on-a-chip (SoC) solutions for portable consumer electronics. Actions Semiconductor products include SoCs, firmware, software, solution development kits, as well as detailed specifications of other required components. Actions Semiconductor also provides total product and technology solutions that allow customers to quickly introduce new portable consumer electronics to the mass market in a cost effective way. The company is headquartered in Zhuhai, China, with offices in Shanghai and Shenzhen. For more information, please visit the Actions Semiconductor website at www.actions-semi.com.
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