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Date of Establishment

Established on October 1, 1998

Company History


1998
10 Established in Hsinchu Science Park with paid-in capital of NT$400 million.

1999
03 Increased share capital of NT$600 million up to a total paid-in capital of NT$1,000 million.

2000
03 Released first 8-bit OTP MCU which conformed to industry specification.
04 Established Hong Kong office for shipping and warehousing operations in the Hong Kong and other regional areas.
05 Public offering approval from the Ministry of Finance Securities and Futures Commission. Achieved ISO 9001 certification.

2001
03 Established Shanghai office (Shengyang Semiconductor (Shanghai) Co., Ltd.) for IC sales and provision of technical support and consulting services in China.
05 Established North America Office (Holtek Semiconductor (USA), Inc.) for IC sales and provision of technical support and consulting services in North American.

2002
08 GTSM-Listed Stocks were approved by the Ministry of Finance Securities and Futures Commission.
10 Established Suzhou office (Kingtek (Suzhou) Inc.) for IC sales and provision of technical support and consulting services in China.
11 Official Over-the-Counter Stock Exchange registration.

2003
07 Obtained ISO 14001 certification.
08 Achieved SONY "Green Partner" certification.
09 Obtained the 12th National Invention Prize.

2004
09 Official share listing.
12 Global Semiconductor Association presented an Outstanding Financial Performance Award to Holtek.

2005
06 Obtained "ASUS Green Partner" certification.
09 Approval from Ministry of Economic Affairs to setup a Research and Development Centre in Taiwan.
10 Obtained Samsung Electronics "ECO Partner" certification.
11 First Holtek Cup MCU campus competition held in Taiwan.
12 Approval from Ministry of Economic Affairs to setup headquarters in Taiwan.

2006
05 First Holtek Cup MCU campus competition held in China.
11 Achieved OHSAS 18001Occupational Health and Safety Assessment Series certification.

2007
01 Released first 8-bit Flash MCU which conformed to industrial specifications.
05 Obtained IECQ QC080000HSPM certification.
12 Holtek USB Wireless Audio MCU HT82A850R/HT82A851R won the Chinese Electronic Innovation Award.

2008
02 Established Xiamen office (Holtek Semiconductor (Xiamen) Inc.) for IC and Microcontroller application tool technical support and consulting services in China.

2010
01 Released first integrated 8-bit Touch Key Flash MCU.

2011
05 Holtek Semiconductor (Shanghai) Inc. moved to Shenzhen and renamed Holtek Semiconductor (Shenzhen) Inc., for IC sales and provision of technical support and consulting services in China.
06 Released first ARM Cortex M3 32-bit Flash MCU.
07 Headquarter was permitted to set up in Taiwan by the Ministry Economic Affairs.
10 Released Touch Key Flash MCU with LED / LCD Driver.
12 Holtek's 8-bit MCU revenue was ranked 18th position globally.

2012
06 Holtek Semiconductor (Shenzhen) Inc. relocated and established subsidiary company in Songshan Lake, Dongguan. (Holtek Semiconductor (China) Inc.), for IC sales and provision of technical support and consulting services in China.
12 Holtek 8-bit MCU revenue ranked 14th position globally.
New products in 2012:
1. Smoke Detector ASSP Flash MCU.
2. Power Bank ASSP Flash MCU.

2013
09 Established Holtek Semiconductor (China) Inc.-Beijing Office, for IC sales and provision of technical support and consulting services in Northern China.
Established Holtek Semiconductor (China) Inc.-Hangzho Office, for IC sales and provision of technical support and consulting services in Eastern and Central China.
Established Holtek Semiconductor (China) Inc.-Shunde Office, for IC sales and provision of technical support and consulting services in Shunde District in China.
11 Obtained Qi Spec Certification of Wireless Power Consortium (WPC).
12 Holtek 8-bit MCU revenue ranked 12th position globally.
New products in 2013:
1. 20 Bit A/D + LCD Flash MCU.
2. Blood Pressure Meter ASSP Flash MCU.
3. Glucose Meter ASSP Flash MCU.

2014
07 Released the world's thinnest 6.5mm and 4.9mm optical fingerprint identification module.
World's fifth semiconductor company with UL 60730-1 software certification - household appliances security mechanisms.
Approval from Ministry of Economic Affairs to setup headquarters in Taiwan.
11 Wireless charger MCU obtained Qi Spec Certification of Wireless Power Consortium (WPC).
12 New products in 2014:
1. 1.8V~5.5V Flash MCU.
2. 24-Bit A/D LCD Flash MCU.
3. Wireless Power Transmitter (Qi) ASSP Flash MCU.
4. Body Fat ASSP Flash MCU.

2015
03 Obtained the 3rd Taiwan Middlestand Award.
09 Power Bank MCU obtained Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0 Certification.