Altair Semiconductor


Altair Semiconductor from HOD HASHARON, Israel, provide single-mode LTE chipsets. Altair’s portfolio covers the complete spectrum of cellular 4G market needs, from supercharged video-centric applications all the way to ultra-low power, low cost IoT and M2M. The company was founded in 2005, and in January 2016 it was acquired by Sony Corporation for $212 million.

Altair’s products are certified by the world’s leading LTE carriers, and have been adopted by tens of device and module makers as their LTE solution to power millions of devices, including tablets, netbooks, Chromebooks, mobile hotspots, USB dongles, routers, M2M and IoT devices.

The company’s customer roster includes some of the world’s leading OEMs and ODMs, such as Hewlett-Packard, ASUS, D-Link and WNC, as well as the majority of Asian ODMs developing LTE products for global markets.


Headquarters: Hod Hasharon, Israel
CEO: Oded Melamed
Employees: Approximately 220
Subsidiaries: Based in the U.S., China, Taiwan
Primary area of business: Development and sale of LTE modem chips

For more information:


6 Ha’harash Street
P.O. Box 7158
Hod Hasharon 45240
Tel: +972-74-780-0800
Fax: +972-9-740-3049