Spreadtrum Communications, Inc., a fabless semiconductor company, engages in the design, development, and marketing of mobile chipset platforms for smartphones, feature phones, and other consumer electronics products in Hong Kong, Mailand China, and others. The company offers various integrated baseband processor solutions that support a range of wireless communications standards, including global system for mobile communication (GSM), general packet radio service (GPRS), enhanced data rates for GSM evolution (EDGE), time division synchronous code division multiple access (TD-SCDMA), high speed packet access (HSPA), HSPA evolution (HSPA+), and long term evolution (LTE), and various multimedia capabilities. It also provides single-chip complementary metal oxide semiconductor multi-mode radio frequency (RF) transceivers that support various standards comprising GSM/GPRS, EDGE, wideband code division multiple access (WCDMA), TD-SCDMA, HSPA, HSPA+, and LTE. In addition, the company designs, develops, and markets WCDMA/HSPA+ modem chipsets; and modem products for the development of smartphone products. The company sells its products directly, as well as through distributors to handset device manufacturers, independent design houses, original design manufacturers, and distributors. Spreadtrum Communications, Inc. was founded in 2001 and is headquartered in Shanghai, the People s Republic of China.