About Chrontel

Company Background


Chrontel, headquartered in San Jose, California, is a privately-held company with over 130 employees worldwide. Incorporated in 1986, the company develops and markets mixed-signal integrated circuits for the PC, display and consumer markets.

The Company is a leading provider of display interface IC’s for personal computers, portable media players and smartphones. Its products interface different computing platforms to standard TV, high-definition TV, LCD displays and PC monitors. The company is also developing new products for digital broadcast television and high-speed data interface.


Industries / Customers

Chrontel addresses industry needs by offering state-of-the-art solutions and customer specific features in its products. Chrontel’s products are designed to complement graphics processors from Intel, AMD and Nvidia and system-on-a-chip (SOC) products from Broadcom, Freescale, Qualcomm, Marvell, Rockchip, , Nufront, RMI and Samsung. Chrontel offers its semiconductor products through a worldwide network of distributor and sales representatives. Its products have been used in notebook and desktop PCs from major OEMs like Acer, Asustek, Dell, Fujitsu, HP, Lenovo, MSI, NEC, SONY, Sharp, Panasonic and Toshiba. Its customers include major ODM like Celestica, Compal, Flextronics, Foxconn, Pegatron, Quanta, Gigabyte, USI and Wistron.


Our Strategy



Our objective is to be the leading supplier of high-quality semiconductor and software solutions for a broad range of computing and consumer platforms. To achieve this objective, we intend to:

  • - Extend our leadership in the display interface market.
  • - Enter new markets like CMMB, USB3.0 and SATA3.0.
  • - Provide unique combination of technologies in our products.
  • - Expand into horizontal markets.
  • - Aeverage our relationships with major industry partners.

A. Display Interface

Our products conforms to the following industry standards: Digital Interface: DisplayPort, HDMI, HDCP, DVI, LVDS, CEC Analog Interface: NTSC, PAL, SECAM, VGA, YPrPb, Macrovision.

B. Digital TV

Our first entry into digital TV is CMMB – China Multimedia Mobile Broadcast. Chrontel provide complete and highly integrated solutions to our customers in the automobile and consumer markets.

C. High-Speed Data Interface

Our products in this product line include USB3.0 to SATA3.0 and USB3.0 to display interface.