Conexant Systems Inc. operates as a fabless semiconductor company. It offers an IP portfolio in DSP, analog, and mixed signal technologies with embedded software to deliver silicon and software solutions for enhancing audio and imaging capabilities at home, work, and other areas. The company’s products also include AudioSmart solutions, such as hardware codecs suitable for use in tablets, PCs, and consumer audio applications; audio analog-digital converters for consumer products, such as video cameras, voice-interactive smart TVs, set-top-boxes, gaming consoles, voice conferencing systems, and in-vehicle entertainment systems; USB DSP codecs and audio products; voice input processor solutions for voice interactive televisions, set-top-boxes, gaming, and automotive industries; and an AudioSmart software, which eliminates background noise from the microphone input signal during VoIP calls, as well as improves automatic speech recognition (ASR) system performance. In addition, it offers embedded modem and fax solutions, image and video encoders and HD video processors, analog video decoders, and photo and document imaging products, as well as cloud imaging software support that provides print from anywhere functionality for smart phones, tablets, PCs, and other peripherals. Conexant Systems Inc. was formerly known as Rockwell Semiconductor Systems, Inc. and changed its name to Conexant Systems Inc. in 1999. The company was founded in 1996 and is based in Irvine, California. Conexant Systems Inc. is a former subsidiary of Rockwell Automation Inc. As of July 25, 2017, Conexant Systems Inc. operates as a subsidiary of Synaptics Incorporated.