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Silicon Laboratories Raises Guidance for Second Quarter

June 24, 2008

AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 24, 2008--Silicon Laboratories Inc. (Nasdaq: SLAB), a leader in high-performance, analog-intensive, mixed-signal integrated circuits (ICs), today announced it raised second quarter revenue guidance to $102 to $104 million, up from $98 to $101 million, due to stronger than expected demand, particularly in the voice and embedded modem businesses. The guidance revision was provided as an update concurrent with the announcement of the acquisition of Integration Associates, also made today.

Based on increased revenue expectations, GAAP diluted earnings per share for the quarter are expected to increase to $0.23 to $0.25 compared to previous guidance of $0.20 to $0.22, and non-GAAP diluted earnings per share are expected to increase to $0.40 to $0.42 compared to previous guidance of $0.37 to $0.39. Non-GAAP earnings per share exclude anticipated non-cash charges of $0.17 for stock compensation expenses.

Conference Call Wednesday, June 25th

The company will host a conference call to discuss the upward guidance revision and today's announcement of the agreement to acquire Integration Associates on Wednesday, June 25th at 7:30 a.m. central time. To access the presentation and audio webcast, visit Silicon Laboratories' website under Investor Relations at A replay will be available after the call until July 9th at the website listed above or by calling 866-431-5843 (U.S.) or +1 203-369-0958 (international).

About Silicon Laboratories Inc.

Silicon Laboratories is an industry leader in the innovation of high-performance, analog-intensive, mixed-signal ICs. Developed by a world-class engineering team with unsurpassed expertise in mixed-signal design, Silicon Labs' diverse portfolio of highly-integrated, easy-to-use products offers customers significant advantages in performance, size and power consumption. These patented solutions serve a broad set of markets and applications including consumer, communications, computing, industrial and automotive.

Headquartered in Austin, TX, Silicon Labs is a global enterprise with operations, sales and design activities worldwide. The company is committed to contributing to our customers' success by recruiting the highest quality talent to create industry-changing innovations. For more information about Silicon Labs, please visit

Forward-Looking Statements

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CONTACT: Silicon Laboratories Inc., Austin
Shannon Pleasant, 512-464-9254

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