Transmit/Receive Chipset for Portable Ultrasound Systems
Thu, 01/06/2011 - 11:14am
National Semiconductor's eight-channel ultrasound transmit/receive chipset is specifically designed for portable ultrasound systems. The PowerWise® chipset's innovative circuit architecture enables the design of both hand-carried and handheld units that deliver longer battery life and imaging performance comparable to larger console systems. National provides a complete eight-channel transmit/receive chipset, including receive analog front end (AFE), transmit/receive switch, transmit pulser and configurable transmit beamformer.