Product News: Communication Systems & Equipment
Wi-Fi/Bluetooth Combo Chip targets mobile consumer products.
Press Release Summary:
April 10, 2012 - Combining IEEE 802.11ac technology, Bluetooth 4.0 LE functionality, and Wi-Fi/Bluetooth coexistence algorithm onto single die, Model MT7650 supports voice, data, and video transmissions up to 433 Mbps, while enabling Bluetooth Low Energy connectivity with health, fitness, and other sensors. Integrated chip supports dual band 2.4/5 GHz configuration with 80 MHz channel bandwidth, 256-QAM modulation scheme, receive beam forming, and Space-Time Block Codes coding technologies.
Original Press Release
MediaTek Extends Wi-Fi plus Bluetooth Combo Leadership with Advanced 802.11ac plus BT 4.0+HS Combo Chip for Mobile Consumer Platforms
Press release date: March 29, 2012
-- All-In-One (MAC/Baseband/Radio) 802.11ac Wi-Fi plus Bluetooth 4.0+HS single chip
-- Dual band 2.4/5GHz single stream 802.11ac support for up to 433 Mbps data rate (HT80) with antenna diversity
-- Supports Wi-Fi Direct and Wi-Fi Display
-- Compliant with Bluetooth 2.1 + EDR, Bluetooth 3.0 + HS and Bluetooth 4.0 LE
-- Support for BT Class 1 operation for better Bluetooth range
-- Advanced WLAN + Bluetooth coexistence algorithm for optimized performance
-- Support single antenna configuration for Bluetooth and Wi-Fi signals to reduce system design cost
-- Shared Bluetooth and Wi-Fi signal receiving path to eliminate the need for an external splitter
-- Supports Wake-on-WLAN and Wake-on-Bluetooth for reduced power consumption of end devices
-- Operating systems support: Windows 7, Windows 8 and Linux About MediaTek Inc.
MediaTek Inc. is a leading fabless semiconductor company for wireless communications and digital multimedia solutions. The company is a market leader and pioneer in cutting-edge SOC system solutions for wireless communications, high-definition TV, optical storage, and DVD and Blu-ray products. Founded in 1997 and listed on Taiwan Stock Exchange under the code "2454", MediaTek is headquartered in Taiwan and has sales or research subsidiaries in Mainland China, Singapore, India, U.S., Japan, South Korea, Denmark, England and Dubai. For more information, please visit MediaTek's website at www.mediatek.com