TeraPixel Technologies Inc.

Developing semiconductors using the world’s most advanced processes

TeraPixel Technologies Inc. was established as a company that develops semiconductor IP used for processing video and images.

Today, we are developing not only video technology, but also custom semiconductor products based on massively parallel processor design technology with many cores in parallel, and cryptographic ASSP chips with excellent power performance using state-of-the-art process technologies such as 5nm and 7nm.



ASIC on SAMSUNG’s Advanced processes

Including cutting-edge 3nm GAA process, provide ASIC full turn-key solution in Japan market using SAMSUNG FOUNDRY‘s advanced-node processes, designed in collaboration with SEMIFIVE, Korea.

Semiconductor IP

Semiconductor IP

Develop IPs for both ASIC and FPGA Cryptographic IP / SSTL single-ended image transfer IP / JVC-KENWOOD image processing IP (Super-resolution, Noise reduction, FRC, Scaler) / Various analog IP and OthersProduct Example)AI Camera Platform「ALMERRICK」


HPC with Vector Processors

ALIS VECTORSTATION, a high-end general-purpose High-Performance Computer equipped with the vector processor NEC SX-Aurora TSUBASA, which has acquired the powerful computing performance actually used in supercomputers. (Selling in Japan only)

Examples of major development
Cryptocurrency mining ASIC on TSMC 7nm FinFET process JPEG-XS codec IP
Performance evaluation Chip on TSMC 5nm FinFET process MIPI C-PHY/D-PHY controller IP
RISC-V massive-parallel ASIC for Genome Analysis 3G-SDI/HD-SDI controller IP
Networking ASIC on SAMSUNG 8nm FinFET process Sub-LVDS controller IP
Image Signal Processor ASIC Image Scaling IP
Realtime Video-Transceiver device through Wi-Fi JPEG codec IP



SAMSUNG Foundry Forum 2023, Japan (Oct 17, Tokyo Nihombashi Tower)
EdgeTech+ 2022 (Nov. 16-18, Pacifico Yokohama)
Received an order for ASIC development support and evaluation board development from MITATE Zepto Technica, a genome analysis semiconductor development venture.


Persons are wanted who want to work with leading-edge-technologies!
Persons are wanted who want to work with leading-edge-technologies!

TeraPixel Technologies welcomes a variety of human resources for the development of new technologies.

– Job Categories –

Logical design engineer / embedded software engineer


Company Profile
Company Name:
TeraPixel Technologies, Inc.
3rd Floor, VORT ShinYokohama Bldg., 3-2-6 Shin-Yokohama, Kohoku-ward, Yokohama-city, 222-0033 JAPAN Phone: +81-45-475-9017
Established in:
January 2014
99 million yen (plus a capital reserve 96 million yen)
Naoki Kawahara
Number of Employees:
Business Lineup:
  • Custom ASIC development, Full-TurnKey service
  • Development of semiconductor IP and license sales
  • Contract design services for semiconductors and systems
  • Production and sales of High-Performance Computers
Main Customers:
NEC, Sony LSI Design, Panasonic, Socionext, NTT Electronics, NHK Science & Technologies Research Laboratories, Ikegami Tsushinki, Brother Industries, Axell, Eizo, FOR-A, JVC Kenwood, PFU and etc.
October, 2023
Signed MOU with SEMIFIVE, Inc. to collaborate on ASIC turn-key service in Japan with SAMSUNG FOUNDRY’s advanced-node processes.
November, 2022
Completed development of low latency AI camera module “AL MERRICK”
May, 2022
Design-Partner agreement with NEC Coproration.
October, 2021
Design-Partner agreement with EFINIX, Inc., FPGA vendor.
January, 2020
Completed characterization of the world’s first prototype chip on TSMC 5nm FinFET process.
June, 2019
Awarded design and development of Networking ASIC on SAMSUNG 8nm FinFET process.
February, 2019
Started joint development with Socionext for the world’s first prototype chip on TSMC 5nm FinFET process
September, 2018
Completed evaluation and productization of large-scale ASIC on TSMC 7nm FinFET process.
June, 2017
Received Japan’s First Large-Scale ASIC Design and Development Order on TSMC 7nm FinFET Process.
June, 2014
Started the sales of JPEG Codec developed by TeraPixel.
January, 2014
Concluded an agency contract for high-speed I/F IP with the U.S. company Silicon Image Inc. (current Lattice Semiconductor).
January, 2014
Company established.



3F, VORT ShinYokohama Bldg., 3-2-6 Shin-Yokohama, Kohoku-ward, Yokohama-city , 2220033 JAPAN

Phone: +81-45-475-9017

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