Processors & CPU

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Low Power Audio/Voice DSPs supports EVS codec.

February 26, 2015

CEVA-TeakLite DSPs support Enhanced Voice Services (EVS) codec, which is backwards-compatible with AMR Wideband (AMR-WB) and Narrowband (AMR-NB) standards and delivers optimized voice and audio quality on any cellular network. For existing licensees of CEVA-TeakLite DSPs, including CEVA-Teaklite-III and CEVA-TeakLite-4 DSPs, EVS can be quickly added to baseband processors to upgrade voice experience. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Electronics Platform serves as basis for machine control.

February 18, 2015

Based on ARM Cortex A9 processor with speeds up to 1 GHz, Ultimate Platform provides up to 1 Gb DDR3 RAM and is suitable for both consumer-related and industrial applications. Board includes HDMI and LVDS video out as well as variety of communications interfaces, such as Gigabit Ethernet, RS232/RS485, CAN, I²C, SPI, and USB 2.0 host/device. Additional features include Mini SD card and RTC. Read More

Vision Systems, Test & Measuring Instruments, Electronic Components & Devices, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

System Semiconductor calculates distance using one camera.

February 11, 2015

Offering performance exceeding 30 fps, DR1151 uses Dual Aperture's 4-color 3D image solution technology, which extracts RGB and IR signals from single image sensor, to calculate relative distance to object with single-lens camera. Application of self-developed hardware blocks to process calculations required for extracting relative distance minimizes power consumption, which accommodates demands of mobile and portable applications. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

System-on-Module features real-time processing units.

January 30, 2015

Based on TI's AM437x 1 GHz single Cortex-A9 processor and four 200 MHz programmable real-time units, Model VAR-SOM-AM43 is equipped with up to 1 GB DDR3, 512 MB SLC NAND, and 32 GB eMMC. PRUs offload real-time processing from main Cortex-A9 CPU, managing deterministic tasks and supporting dedicated industrial protocols such as Ethercat, Profibus, and EnDat. Other key features include SGX530 PowerVR 2D/3D graphics accelerator, dual 10/100/1000 Mbps Ethernet, and dual band Wi-Fi/BT with MIMO. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Single Board Computer features 6U VME64X VMEbus form factor.

January 29, 2015

Based on 4th Generation Intel® Core™ i7 or i5 processor, Model XVME-6410 utilizes Intel 8-Series QM87 PCH chipset for extensive I/O support. Unit provides up to 16 GB of high-speed DDR3L removable memory with 1–64 GB flash memory optional. Two PMC/XMC sites can be used in any combination, and optional P0 connector allows 2 Gigabit Ethernet connections. Available in extended temperature models for -40 to +75°C operation, air-cooled processor board supports MS Windows® and Linux OS. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Ethernet Switch/PCB Module facilitates VICTORY implementation.

January 27, 2015

As single-slot COTS module, VPX3-671 VICTORY fosters integration of networking elements needed to implement VICTORY (Vehicular Integration for C4ISR/EW Interoperability) standard on legacy and future ground vehicles. This rugged, SWaP-C optimized, 3U VPX module, comprising Ethernet switch and SBC, lets system integrators embed networking and vehicle management processing capabilities. Features include core subset of network switch and computing resources of Digital Beachhead™ subsystem. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Communication Systems & Equipment

Audio Monitoring Systems support desktop audio production.

January 19, 2015

Featuring Shadocaster™ nearfield scattering acoustic design, Models PX600 and PX300 enable tracking, editing, mixing, and mastering. Acoustic Pinpoint™ absolute positioning system helps ensure high repeatability from session to session and user to user for continuity-critical applications. All systems combine sonic precision of fully DSP-controlled active 3-way monitors, with flexibility of Monitor Control System and precision of ultra-low-jitter digital audio USB sound card. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

CPU Module offers wide temperaure support.

January 15, 2015

Available with WiTAS technology, Model AQ7-IMX6 operates in extreme temperatures of -40 to +85°C, making it suitable for transportation industry and many industrial applications. Module maintains power consumption of 3–5 W, due to use of Freescale® i.MX6 series processors. Additional expansion options include PCI-Express slot, CAN bus, I2C bus, SD card, and USB 2.0. Operating systems such as Android 4.0/4.4 and Linux 3.0.35 are supported. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Flexible Processors let users create custom instruction sets.

January 14, 2015

Blending fixed-architecture solutions with Application Specific Instruction-set Processor tools, Tensilica® Xtensa® LX6 and Xtensa 11 processors include core Xtensa instruction set architecture. Flexible length instruction extensions for Xtensa LX6 allow very long instruction word (VLIW) instructions from 4–16 bytes. Other features include option for run-time power-down of portions of cache memories, data cache block prefetch, and reduced dynamic switching power of processor logic gates. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Single Board Computer features 5th Gen Intel® Core(TM) processor.

January 12, 2015

Based on 5th generation Intel® Core™ processor with Intel® HD graphics 5,500, 5.25 in. Model EBM-BDW supports HDMI+LVDS dual display configurations and two 204-pin DDR3L SODIMM system memory with up to 8 GB capacity per SODIMM. I/O deployment includes 2 mPCIe ports, 1 HDMI, 1 CF, 2 USB 3.0 ports, 4 USB 2.0 ports, 1 COM port, and 16-bit GPIO. Equipped with built-in touch controller, SBC is suited for gaming, industrial, retail, digital signage, medical, and SMB storage applications. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Wi-Fi Processor supports 160 MHz bandwidth.

January 8, 2015

Combining 802.11ac Wave-2 4x4 processor with beamforming and MU-MIMO support, Avastar® 88W8964 achieves 2.6 Gbps peak data rate for high speed and secure access points and smart gateways. MU-MIMO allows simultaneous and concurrent sessions from one access point to several client devices, while beamforming enables seamless streaming of HD video in locations where devices could previously maintain only minimal connection to network. In addition, 802.11mc provides precision location capability. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

DSP IP Core supports 32-bit audio/voice processing.

January 8, 2015

Enabling emerging multi-channel object-based audio standards, Tensilica® HiFi 4 Audio/Voice DSP IP Core is suited for digital TV, set-top box, Blu-ray Disc, and automotive infotainment. Processor supports four 32 x 32-bit multiplier-accumulators per cycle with 72-bit accumulators for computationally intensive functions such as Fast Fourier Transform and finite impulse response. Four very long instruction word (VLIW) slot architecture is capable of issuing two 64-bit loads per cycle. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices

Quad-Core Chipset supports 4K Ultra HD video.

January 7, 2015

Intended for high-end Android tablets and OTT set-top boxes, 64-bit Falcon ATM9009 features quad-core ARM® Cortex™ A53 CPU with speeds up to 1.8 GHz and Series6 Rogue GPU from Imagination Technologies. SoC supports up to 4K Ultra HD decoding including HVEC/H.265 video decoding. Employing 28 nm process with Actions' Low Power Design Generation V technology, ATM9009 integrates EDP interface and supports wide range of retina LCDs with up to 2560 x 1600 pixel resolution. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Application Processors enhance sound/image data mining, security.

December 17, 2014

Comprising ApP Lite™ application processors that feature 600 MHz ARM® Cortex®-A9 core with floating point unit (FPU), parallel camera, and external bus interfaces, TZ2100 series enhances audio and image processing as well as improved data security for intelligent communications applications. Products accommodate 16-bit-wide DDR3-800/DDR3L-800 memory modules and feature secure boot system with encryption capability, 1 MB integrated SRAM, and configurable pins. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Software

Image Generator Server targets training and simulation market.

December 10, 2014

Consisting of integrated hardware and software platform with security and connectivity pre-configured and built in, Edge 7320 System drives OEMs' image generators in training and simulation market. Platform is based on ATX Q87 motherboard supporting 4th generation Intel® Core™ i7/5/3 LGA 1150 processors. Supplied in 2U, 19 in. rackmount configuration, system is equipped with diagnostics and monitoring capabilities to optimize visual system and simulator uptime. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices

ARM Processors target data centers and cloud infrastructure.

December 9, 2014

Available in single socket and dual socket versions, ThunderX™ CN88xx Series is fully compliant with ARMv8 architecture. ARM-based SoC scales from 24 to 48 cores in pin-compatible footprint and is fully cache coherent across dual sockets using Cavium Coherent Processor Interconnect. Supporting hundreds of Gigabits of I/O bandwidth, series features up to four DDR3/4 72-bit memory controllers capable of supporting 2,400 MHz memories with up to 1 TB of memory capacity in dual socket configuration. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

CPU Module features ARM-based technology for real-time speed.

December 4, 2014

Available for ADwin-PRO II data acquisition and control systems, ADwin Pro-CPU-T12 Processor Module offers high-speed real-time computing power. Module executes ADbasic instructions and accesses inputs, outputs, and interfaces of other modules. In addition to XILINX ZYNQ™ with Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A9, unit features 64-bit FPU, 1 GHz processor clock, 1 GB main memory for code and data, trigger input, 2 digital I/Os, and 1,000 Mbit Ethernet interface for communication to PC. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics

Automotive Image Recognition Processors aid ADAS implementation.

November 24, 2014

Supporting diverse Advanced Driver Assistance System (ADAS) capabilities, TMPV7608XBG integrates 2 CoHOG accelerators that provide image recognition even in low-light and nighttime conditions. Nighttime pedestrian detection is made possible via color-based gradient analysis of images supplied by multiple full HD (2 MP) connected cameras, and structure-from-motion accelerator enables 3D reconstruction using input stream of monocular camera for detection of stationary obstacles on road surface. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Type 6 COM Express CPU Module boosts graphics processing.

November 19, 2014

Powered by Intel® Atom™ E3800 series processors, COM-BT supports up to 8 GB DDR3L memory and comes equipped with embedded DisplayPort interface and backlight controller. Board offers SATA, GPIO, USB 3.0, USB 2.0, and VGA support as well as 3 PCI-E channels for expansion on carrier board, such as additional LAN cards and I/O interfaces. Operating from -40 to 85°C, board can convert video signals via DDI0 and DDI1 for output to DVI, DP, or HDMI devices. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices

Application Processor enhances wearable device functionality.

November 18, 2014

Intended for low-power wearables requiring power efficiency with basic wireless connectivity requirements, TZ1021MBG ApP Lite™ application processor features embedded ARM® Cortex®-M4F CPU up to 48 MHz with DSP and floating point processing. Fusion of data from multiple sensors, internal and external, is possible. Other features include 8 Mb Flash memory, power management for companion devices, analog front end (AFE) with multiple ADCs, and I/O connectivity via USB, SPI, I²C, GPIO, and UART. Read More