< photonics.com - June 2014
ON Semiconductor Acquires Aptina Imaging
PHOENIX, June 11, 2014 — ON Semiconductor has acquired Aptina Imaging for $400 million in a push to expand its image sensor business.
Aptina manufactures CMOS image sensors for the automotive and industrial markets, which are a strategic focus of ON. Aptina also features products such as cameras, mobile devices, computing and gaming for other industries.
“The … acquisition of Aptina enables us to accelerate our growth in the attractive automotive and industrial end-markets by leveraging Aptina’s highly differentiated imaging technologies,” said Keith Jackson, president and CEO of ON Semiconductor.
For more information, visit www.onsemi.com