AVX Extends TransGuard Varistor Series

April 26, 2013 8:56 am | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

AVX Corporation has added several new varistors to its trusted TransGuard and TransGuard Automotive Series. Based on AVX’s reliable zinc-oxide varistor technology, the extended TransGuard series provides customers with a much broader range of voltage and energy rating options...

LISTED UNDER: Semiconductors, Diodes | Semiconductors, FET | Semiconductors, IC

M/A-COM Technology Solutions' New Single-Channel CMOS Driver

April 26, 2013 8:41 am | by WDD Staff | Wireless Design & Development | Product Releases | Comments

M/A-COM Technology Solutions Inc.has introduced a new single-channel CMOS Driver for Microwave Switching Applications. The MADR-009269 is a high-performance, single-channel CMOS Driver that is used to translate TTL control inputs into complementary gate control voltages for GaAs FET microwave switches and attenuators.

LISTED UNDER: Semiconductors, Diodes | Semiconductors, FET | Semiconductors, IC

Fast Standby Recovery with Ultra-Low Standby Power

April 12, 2013 11:09 am | by WDD Staff | Wireless Design & Development | Product Releases | Comments

iWatt Inc. has expanded its PrimAccurate pulse width modulation (PWM) controller platform to include two new power adapter chipsets that offer the company’s fastest standby recovery. The iW1766 + iW628 and iW1767 + iW628 chipsets provide...

LISTED UNDER: Chipsets, IF | Chipsets, Multifunction | Chipsets, Other

Cypress’s New $25 PSoC 4 Pioneer Kit

April 10, 2013 11:09 am | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Cypress Semiconductor Corp. [NASDAQ: CY] and Premier Farnell (London), have announced that customers can pre-order Cypress’s new PSoC 4 Pioneer Kit. Combined with the free PSoC Creator Integrated Design Environment...

LISTED UNDER: Boards & Modules | Development Kits / Platforms | Semiconductors, Diodes

RFMW Introduces 180-Micron pHEMT FET from TriQuint Semiconductor

April 5, 2013 10:38 am | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

RFMW, Ltd. announces design and sales support for TriQuint Semiconductor’s TGF2018, a discrete 180-Micron pHEMT, which operates from DC to 20 GHz. The TGF2018 features TriQuint's standard 0.25 um power pHEMT production process and 55% power-added efficiency @ 1 dB compression.

LISTED UNDER: Semiconductors, MMIC | Semiconductors, SoC | Semiconductors, Transistors

Cypress’ PSoC 4 Architecture

March 29, 2013 9:50 am | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Cypress Semiconductor Corp. [NASDAQ: CY] has unveiled the PSoC 4 programmable system-on-chip architecture, which combines Cypress’s best-in-class PSoC analog and digital fabric and industry-leading CapSense capacitive touch technology with ARM’s power-efficient Cortex-M0 core.

LISTED UNDER: Circuits, SOC | Components, Other | Receivers, Other

Far-field Voice Input Processor SoC Targets Smart TVs

January 11, 2013 11:25 am | Product Releases | Comments

Conexant Systems announced the CX20865, its new high-performance Far-Field Voice input processor system-on-chip (SoC) designed specifically for Smart TVs. The CX20865 is asserted to be the first dedicated Far-Field Voice solution with integrated Automatic Speech Recognition (ASR) engine, optimized for telepresence and voice control applications.

LISTED UNDER: Semiconductors, SoC

SoC Send Audio, Video from Multiple Sources to Multiple Displays

November 5, 2012 5:06 am | Wireless Design & Development | Product Releases | Comments

  STMicroelectronics added the STDP43 series of products to its innovative DisplayPort portfolio. These Systems-on-Chips (SoCs) are the world’s first high-speed active-protocol bi-directional media-routing devices that manage audio and video data from various sources and send this data to multiple displays.

LISTED UNDER: Semiconductors, SoC | Receivers, Other

Complete Suite of Wireless Technology for System-on-Chip (SoC) Integration

November 1, 2012 7:10 am | Wireless Design & Development | Product Releases | Comments

Redpine Signals, Inc. announced its full suite of wireless technologies (Wi-Fi®, Bluetooth®, ZigBee® ) is now available for SoC integration. The portfolio includes 802.11abgn 1x1 through 802.11abgn/ac 3x3; BT 4.0 ad ZigBee, which will all be demonstrated at booth-10 at the ARM TechCon at the Santa Clara Convention Center on October 30.

LISTED UNDER: Semiconductors, SoC | Chipsets, Other

SoC Family Suitable for Dash-mounted Sound-system Control Panels

October 22, 2012 7:09 am | Wireless Design & Development | Product Releases | Comments

STMicroelectronics has revealed the industry’s first full-digital audio-amplifier system-on-chip family suitable for use in dash-mounted sound-system control panels in the car. Class-D amplifiers achieve about 80 percent higher energy efficiency than analog class-AB amplifiers. This greater efficiency helps reduce the electrical load on the alternator and can allow extra functions or speaker channels within standardized enclosure dimensions.

LISTED UNDER: Semiconductors, SoC | Amplifiers, Other

nRF51 Series ULP wireless SoCs Slash Power Consumption, Up RF Performance

July 2, 2012 7:39 am | Product Releases | Comments

Ultra low power (ULP) RF specialist Nordic Semiconductor ASA announces the first members of its new nRF51 Series of ultra-low power (ULP) RF integrated circuits (ICs) that feature a new multi-protocol 2.4GHz radio and a 32-bit ARM® Cortex™-M0 based processor. Nordic's novel software architecture for Bluetooth® low energy and ANT™ System-on-Chip (SoC) solutions frees designers from the integration effort, complexities, and restrictions of chip vendor-supplied software frameworks and instead allows customers to develop their designs quickly and easily using the highly popular and familiar ARM Cortex programming environment.

LISTED UNDER: Semiconductors, SoC

Simultaneous Dual-band 2.4GHz 802.11n/BT4.0 + 5GHz MIMO 802.11ac Convergence SoC

April 16, 2012 5:00 am | Product Releases | Comments

Redpine Signals announced the release of the industry’s first simultaneous dual-band 5GHz MIMO 802.11ac + 2.4GHz BT4.0, 802.11n chipset. The new SoC is based on Redpine’s Quali-Fi 802.11ac technology. It offers PHY data throughputs up to 1.3Gbps and an advanced 802.11ac feature set encompassing Multi-User MIMO and LDPC.

LISTED UNDER: Semiconductors, SoC

Freescale QorIQ Qonverge Macrocell Base SoC Delivers Industry’s Highest Performance

February 29, 2012 9:17 am | Product Releases | Comments

Multi-sector B4860 system-on-chip combines 28-nm process technology, multimode support and optimal cost/power Freescale Semiconductor is debuting its first large cell base station-on-chip product built on the innovative QorIQ Qonverge multimode platform. The new QorIQ Qonverge B4860 baseband processor delivers higher performance than other macrocell base station-on-chip SoCs supporting the LTE, LTE-Advanced and WCDMA standards.

LISTED UNDER: Semiconductors, SoC

SoC Enables Measurement and Diagnostics for High-Power Monitoring in Industrial Applications and Data Centers

February 9, 2012 11:35 am | Product Releases | Comments

Maxim’s Teridian power measurement and monitoring SoC provides a fully self-contained energy measurement solution for 3-phase point-of-load (POL) applications. Maxim Integrated Products has introduced the 78M6631, a Teridian 3-phase power measurement system-on-chip (SoC) that embeds power monitoring into high-load applications.

LISTED UNDER: Industrial | Semiconductors, SoC

ZigBee Smart Energy 2.0 SoC Integrates ARM Cortex-M3, Memory

January 24, 2012 6:04 am | Product Releases | Comments

Texas Instruments Incorporated announced a demonstration of a radio frequency (RF) system-on-chip (SoC) that integrates an IEEE 802.15.4 (2.4 GHz) radio, an ARM Cortex-M3 processor, dedicated Smart Energy (SE) 2.0 hardware security acceleration, and enough flash and RAM to run the ZigBee IP stack and SE2.

LISTED UNDER: Semiconductors, SoC


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