Imagination Technologies has announced the first of its Whisper Series5 radio baseband processors, which it calls radio processing units (RPUs). Available as intellectual property for integration into SoCs, there are versions for 802.11n Wi-Fi, Bluetooth Smart, or both. The cores are designed for low power consumption, and applications in wearables, IoT, and other connected devices are foreseen. “Repurposing mobile or ...
The latest Electronics Weekly product news on Asics (application-specific integrated circuit), ICs customised for particular uses.
LSI Logic has added to its RapidChip structured Asic family new design options for high speed serial applications
Austriamicrosystems offers low power EEPROM blocks for its 0.35µm mixed signal Asics
AMI Semiconductor has moved its “lower entry cost” Asic platform to a 0.15µm process
Cambridge Consultants has a IDE for structured or platform Asic design.
High speed physical layer interface to QDR-2 SRAM memory
LSI Logic has introduced its first physical layer DDR-2 memory interface to support 333MHz/667Mbit/s data speeds.