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FTDI Chip is a fabless semiconductor company that works with the world's leading foundries.

Name / Legal form: Future Technology Devices International, Limited

Headquarters: Glasgow, Scotland

History: Future Technology Devices International became known under the abbreviation FTDI for its USB-RS232 interface chips, with which it is possible to make a serial interface available via USB. Meanwhile, it also produces graphics chips with the brand name EVE (Embedded Video Engine) for controlling small touch displays and its own microcontroller. The company is headquartered in Glasgow (Scotland) and has offices in Taiwan and the USA. Semiconductors are manufactured in Asia by subcontractors.

Year of foundation: 1992

Division / Area: USB interface chips

Line-Up: USB Host Controller ICs, USB to Serial-Adapter and ICs, customised Solutions, USB 3.0 Solutions, USB Hub, USB Interface Cable, USB-C with PD Solution

Typical applications: HMI, metering, building services, everything with USB