About XMOS

A deep tech company at the leading edge of the intelligent IoT

XMOS is a fabless semiconductor company, headquartered in Bristol in the UK.
Our mission is to change the way systems are deployed on silicon – disrupting system-on-chip economics and time to market by enabling embedded software engineers to create custom SoC solutions simply by loading software onto our uniquely flexible and accessible hardware platforms.  

Our xcore® technology unleashes the creativity of embedded software engineers to deliver solutions to an ever-widening range of smart things that span the primary IoT pillars of consumer, industrial and automotive. 

With three generations of xcore technology in the market, each using a proprietary instruction set, XMOS recently announced a 4th generation architecture which will adopt the RISC-V ISA. This advancement permits the freedom to embody the benefits of xcore underneath a familiar ecosystem, while retaining the platform’s dynamic flexibility. The move towards RISC-V makes the revolutionary benefits of the xcore platform even more accessible to a broader range of applications. 

MILESTONES

2022

ACCELERATE DEVELOPMENT OF THE IOT

Announced RISC-V compatible architecture for our 4th generation xcore, delivering the flexibility to define entire systems in software.

2022
2022

LAUNCH FIRST VISION SOLUTION

First vision solution launched for Automatic License Plate Recognition (ALPR).

2022
2020

LAUNCH XCORE.AI

A fast, flexible and economical platform for the AIoT, delivering high performance AI, DSP, IO and control in a single device.

2020
2019

MARKET DISRUPTOR

Launched high performance 2-mic voice solution for smart applications.

2019
2017

GAIN AMAZON QUALIFICATION

XMOS secures a world first with Amazon Alexa Voice Service qualification for a far-field voice interface with a linear mic-array.

2017
2014

BRING VOICE TO LIFE

We collaborate with a client to adapt the XMOS array microphone to a voice application.

2014
2010

REACH NEW MARKETS

We extend our footprint and now dominate the multi-channel audio market.

2010
2008

SHIP OUR FIRST CHIP

The first XMOS xCORE multi-core chip leaves the building. And the market’s interested.

2008