Next Gen Silicon Design
Its largest shareholder, Mithril backed NUVIA with the objective of reimagining silicon design for high-performance computing environments. NUVIA was acquired by Qualcomm in 2021 for over $1.4 Billon.
NUVIA develops innovative silicon designs that blend the best attributes of compute performance, power-efficiency, and scalability. Founded by a trio of leading chip designers, NUVIA comprises a proven world-class CPU and technology design team, with industry-leading expertise in high performance processors, Systems on a Chip (SoC), and power management for compute-intensive devices and applications. NUVIA CPUs are expected to be integrated across Qualcomm’s broad portfolio of products, powering flagship smartphones, next-generation laptops, and digital cockpits, as well as Advanced Driver Assistance Systems, extended reality and infrastructure networking solutions.
In The News
- NUVIA raises $240M from Mithril to make climate-ready enterprise chips – TechCrunch (Sept, 2020)
- Qualcomm Acquires NUVIA To Accelerate Its Future CPUs With Support From 18 Partners – Forbes (Jan, 2021)
- Qualcomm eyes challenge to Apple, Intel with $1.4 billion deal for chip startup – Reuters (Jan 2021)
- Qualcomm To Acquire Mithril Portfolio Company NUVIA – PR Newswire (Jan 2021)