Antec

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Antec, Inc.
Privately held company
IndustryComputer industry Computer hardware Mobile devices
Founded1986
HeadquartersFremont, California
Key people
Andy Wang (CEO)
Products
RevenueIncrease ~US$ 220 million (2011)
Number of employees
200+
SubsidiariesAntec Mobile Products
Websitewww.antec.com

Antec, Inc. is an American-based maker of personal computer (PC) components and consumer tech products.[1] Antec's principal products are computer cases and power supplies. Antec also offers PC cooling products, notebook accessories, and a line of Antec Mobile Products (A.M.P.) which includes Bluetooth speakers, headphones, portable batteries, and charging hubs.[1] Founded in 1986, the company is headquartered in Fremont, California, with additional offices in Rotterdam, Beijing, and Taipei.[1] Antec products are sold in over 40 countries through its online retail platform, Amazon, and distribution partners.

Products[edit]

Antec Mobile Products (a.m.p)[edit]

In October 2012, Antec launched Antec Mobile Products (A.M.P.), a wholly owned subsidiary of Antec that includes consumer electronic products designed in California. The new product range includes a line of Bluetooth audio devices, USB-powered battery packs and mobile chargers with clean and modern design features.

Console Gaming[edit]

Antec entered the console gaming sector with the X-1 Cooler[3] for the Xbox One in 2015 which received positive reviews.[citation needed] The cooler prevents the console from over-heating while in use and helps preserve the lifespan of the console.

P180 Case[edit]

In 2005, Antec launched the P180 case which changed the PC case industry. The case was well-designed in terms of aesthetics and performance. It provided a sleek look while providing great thermal ventilation and a super quiet system.In June 2018, Antec introduced four new chassis break covers named as, P5, P100Evo,[4] Antec krypton[5] and project X.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e "About Antec". Antec website. Fremont, U.S.A.: Antec. 2009. Retrieved 2009-05-01. Antec, Inc. is the global leader in high-performance computer components and accessories for the gaming, PC upgrade and Do-It-Yourself markets.
  2. ^ "Antec Mobile Products". Retrieved 24 January 2015.
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  4. ^ "Four new chassis break cover at Antec's Computex booth". The Tech Report. Retrieved 2018-06-12.
  5. ^ "Antec goes after gamers with the Krypton case". www.dvhardware.net. Retrieved 2018-06-12.
  6. ^ "Antec Project X Case Company's Computex Centerpiece". TechPowerUp. Retrieved 2018-06-12.

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