We are pleased to announce that as of August 13, 2015, Qualcomm Global Trading Pte. Ltd., a subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated, has completed its acquisition of CSR plc. For more information, please see the press release .


Smart Home buy-in: over three quarters believe controlling their home with a smartphone would make their life easier

The vision of consumers being able to easily interconnect, customize and control a huge range of devices at home has always been compelling. Research carried out by CSR now seems to lend credence to this vision. Investigating consumer attitudes towards the smart home across the USA, China, Japan, UK and Germany, our research has found that 76% of global consumers want to control their home using . . .

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Using all the senses with CSR’s µEnergy® Environmental Sensor Board

In the following video, Simon Finch, Consultant at CSR, demonstrates how to set up and use CSR’s Environmental Sensor Board. With Gyroscopic, Magnetic, Temperature, Pressure, Humidity and Acceleration MEMS sensors, CSR’s µEnergy® Environmental Sensor Board enables developers to create the next generation of MEMS-enabled Bluetooth® Smart devices and to bring them to market quickly. Boards are available now to purchase through CSR distributors. For more information on . . .

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Webinar: The fastest way to create differentiated IoT solutions with Bluetooth® Smart

*UPDATE* – If you missed this webinar or would like to listen to it again, you can download a recording by following this link.   Learn how CSR’s latest dual-mode Bluetooth 4.1 SoC platform, Bluecore® CSRB534x, can add value and minimize design cycles for your next generation of IoT designs in our upcoming webinar on 30th July. CSRB534x offers a versatile, fast and cost effective development platform, combining DSP, . . .

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Webinar: Capitalize on the growing soundbar market

*UPDATE* – If you missed this webinar or would like to listen to it again, you can download a recording by following this link.   We recently announced the launch of three wireless soundbar platform example designs, offering manufacturers complete and flexible solutions to bring entry-level, mid-range and high-end soundbars to market quickly. Our State of Play Audio Research Report found that over two thirds of consumers . . .

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5 Minutes with Clarion

2015 marks Clarion’s 75th anniversary in the mobile electronics business of designing, developing and manufacturing premium in-vehicle electronics. Augustin Leung, Director of Product Planning spoke to CSR to give his insight the company’s relationship with CSR and how the aptX® codec is helping boost the customer experience.   Tell us a little bit about Clarion and the history of the company. What sectors are Clarion famous for . . .

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