NXP Semiconductors Announces New Refinancing

NXP Semiconductors Announces New Refinancing 
EINDHOVEN, THE NETHERLANDS -- (Marketwire) -- 12/04/12 --  NXP
Semiconductors N.V. (NASDAQ: NXPI) (together with its subsidiaries,
"NXP") announced today that its subsidiary, NXP B.V., launched a
transaction seeking commitments for up to US$500 million in new
senior secured loans ( the "New Loans"), the proceeds of which would
be used to fund NXP B.V.'s currently ongoing offer to purchase up to
US$500 million in cash of the U.S. dollar-denominated 9 3/4 % Senior
Secured Notes due 2018 that NXP B.V. and NXP Funding LLC have
outstanding. The New Loans would be drawn as additional loans under
NXP's existing Senior Secured Term Loan Facility dated March 4, 2011
(as amended from time to time). The joint lead arrangers and joint
bookrunners on the transaction are Deutsche Bank Securities Inc.,
Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Incorporated and Goldman Sachs
Bank USA.  
This announcement is for informational purposes only. No money,
securities or other consideration is being solicited, and, if sent in
response to the information contained herein, will not be accepted.
Neither this document nor the information contained herein
constitutes an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy
any securities or other instruments.  
About NXP 
NXP Semiconductors N.V. (NASDAQ: NXPI) provides High Performance
Mixed Signal and Standard Product solutions that leverage its leading
RF, Analog, Power Management, Interface, Security and Digital
Processing expertise. These innovations are used in a wide range of
automotive, identification, wireless infrastructure, lighting,
industrial, mobile, consumer and computing applications. A global
semiconductor company with operations in more than 25 countries, NXP
posted revenue of US$4.2 billion in 2011. Additional information can
be found by visiting www.nxp.com.  
Forward-looking Statements 
This document includes forward-looking statements which include
statements regarding NXP's business strategy, financial condition,
results of operations and market data, as well as other statements
that are not historical facts. By their nature, forward-looking
statements are subject to numerous factors, risks and uncertainties
that could cause actual outcomes and results to be materially
different from those projected. Readers are cautioned not to place
undue reliance on these forward-looking statements. Except for any
ongoing obligation to disclose material information as required by
the United States federal securities laws, NXP does not have any
intention or obligation to publicly update or revise any
forward-looking statements after NXP distributes this document,
whether to reflect any future events or circumstances or otherwise.
For a discussion of potential risks and uncertainties, please refer
to the risk factors listed in NXP's SEC filings. Copies of NXP's SEC
filings are available from the SEC website, www.sec.gov.  
For further press information, please contact:
Jeff Palmer
+1 408 518 5411 
Lieke de Jong-Tops
+31 40 272 5202 
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