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Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Digital Signal Processors consume minimal power.

Supplied in 12 x 12 mm BGA package with 0.8 mm pitch, TMS320C553x series offers up to 50 and 100 MHz performance options, total active core power consumption of less than 0.15 mW/MHz at 1.05 V, and standby power consumption of less than 0.15 mW. Series is supported by the C5535 eZdsp(TM) development kit and provides I-²S, I-²C, UART, SPI, and GPIO interfaces. Additionally, features include...

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Software

Bluetooth Software boosts development of low energy sensors.

Part of TI's BLE-Stack and intended for users of TI's CC2540 Bluetooth low energy system-on-chip, Bluetooth-® Low Energy Application Software offers support and sample applications for 10 profiles, including blood pressure sensor, remote control, watch, emulated keyboard/dongle, and time and alert notification profiles. Program provides development framework for small-form-factor central...

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Communication Systems & Equipment

Current Shunt Monitor is optimized for accuracy.

Supplied in 10-pin MSOP, INA226 provides fully programmable measurements for current, voltage, and power across digital I-²C interface. Complete 16-bit, single-chip solution has max offset voltage of 10 -µV, max gain error of 0.1%, as well as independently programmable conversion times and sample averaging. Other figures include max quiescent current of 420 -µA, 140 dB CMRR and 36 V CMV....

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Communication Systems & Equipment

Low-Power NFC Transceiver fosters faster data transfers.

Supporting peer-to-peer communication and card emulation in addition to reader/writer capability, TRF7970A provides 8 selectable power modes from less than 1 -µA (power-down mode) to 120 mA (full-power mode) that help extend battery life. This contactless, near field communication (NFC) transceiver supports 13.56 or 27.12 MHz XO frequencies and comes with 128 byte FIFO buffer. Also, included...

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Electrical Equipment & Systems

TI Bolsters Ultra-low-power, High-Speed, ADC Family with Eight Dual-channel Devices from 65 to 250 MSPS

DALLAS, July 21, 2011 - Texas Instruments Incorporated (TI) (NYSE: TXN) today expanded its line of high-speed, ultra-low power consumption analog-to-digital converters (ADCs) with eight dual-channel devices available in 12- and 14-bit resolutions at speeds from 65 to 250 MSPS. With these additions, the ADS42xx family provides the performance and bandwidth needed for 3G/LTE wireless base stations,...

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Communication Systems & Equipment

TI Isolated Amplifier, Modulator Enable High-precision Current Measurement in Motor Control, Green Energy Applications

Devices improve system performance while reducing power consumption DALLAS - Texas Instruments Incorporated (TI) (NYSE: TXN) today introduced an isolated amplifier and a delta-sigma modulator that enable best-in-class shunt-based current measurement in motor control and green energy applications. The AMC1200 isolated amplifier and AMC1204 delta-sigma modulator allow designers to increase...

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Electrical Equipment & Systems

Piezo Haptic Driver features integrated boost converter.

Housed in 4 x 4 x 0.9 mm QFN package, Model DRV8662 integrates 105 V boost converter, power diode, and 50-200 V peak-to-peak fully differential amplifier. Device drives piezo actuator capacitances from 50-680 nF at 300 Hz, enabling variety of haptic effects, including feedback localized to specific area of device, and vibrations and pulses that change in frequency based on user interaction....

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Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Texas Instruments Nurtures Biology Students' Interactive Learning with TI-Nspire Technology

DALLAS - You can take the student out of biology class for the summer, but you can't take biology out of the world around them. Whether at the lake, the park or their own backyard, students can take advantage of the long break to learn more about how living systems work. The study of biology is becoming more and more important in understanding the world around us, said Erick Archer, science...

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Computer Hardware & Peripherals

TI Achieves First Netflix HD Certification, Brings New Streaming Capabilities to Android Devices

Complete with M-Shield(TM) security technology, OMAP 4 platform enables first secure full HD streaming experience for Netflix on mobile devices to large screens DALLAS - Texas Instruments Incorporated (TI) (NYSE: TXN) today became the first partner to achieve the Netflix Silicon Reference Implementation (SRI) certification for the Netflix HD application on Android. TI's OMAP(TM) 4 platform,...

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