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DesignCon Recognizes Altera for Outstanding FPGA and SoC Innovations

Altera Wins Two 2014 DesignVision Awards for its 14 nm Stratix 10 FPGAs and SoCs and ARM DS-5 Altera Edition Toolkit for SoCs SAN JOSE, Calif. –- Altera Corporation (NASDAQ: ALTR) today announced it received two DesignVision Awards at DesignCon 2014 for its innovations in FPGA and SoC technology. Altera's next-generation, 14 nm Stratix 10 FPGAs and SoCs won for best semiconductor and IP, and...

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EPD Driver IC features 400 outputs rated for

EPD Driver IC features 400 outputs rated for

Operating with 50 MHz max clock frequency, IXEP1400 Electronic Paper Display Gate Driver offers bidirectional data transfer and supports 3-level gray scaling. Data entered via shift register input controls pixels of display. Capable of driving segment or active matrix displays, IC is suited for portable battery-operated mobile devices, secondary displays for smartphones and tablets, electronic...

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SPDT Non-Reflective Switches cover DC-18 GHz bandwidth.

SPDT Non-Reflective Switches cover DC-18 GHz bandwidth.

Housed in 3 x 3 mm, RoHS-compliant SMT package, Models CMD195C3 and CMD196C3 have isolation of 40 dB or greater, and switching speed of 1.8 nS. Model CMD195C3 features insertion loss of 2.25 dB at low end of its bandwidth, which then reduces monotonically to 1.5 dB at higher frequencies. By contrast, general-purpose Model CMD196C3 has low insertion loss of 1.5 dB that increases slightly as...

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DC/DC Power Regulator (12 V, 750 mA) comes in nano packaging.

DC/DC Power Regulator (12 V, 750 mA) comes in nano packaging.

SIMPLE SWITCHER-®- LMR22007 drives space-constrained and power-dense applications in various markets. Supplied in 9-pin, 1.6 x 1.6 x 0.5 mm CSP, switching regulator helps enhance power supply designs. Control architecture provides transient performance and regulation under varying input and output conditions, and integrated synchronous MOSFET delivers peak efficiency of 94.6%. Operating- from...

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Power Monitoring IC measures AC power in real-time.

Housed in 5 x 5 mm QFN package, Model MCP39F501 includes two 24-bit delta-sigma ADCs, 16-bit calculation engine, EEPROM, and 2-wire interface. Integrated low-drift voltage reference in addition to 94.5 dB of SINAD performance on each measurement channel allows accurate designs with 0.1% error across 4,000:1 dynamic range. Built-in calculations include active, reactive, and apparent power; RMS...

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Programmable Power Controller increases system efficiency.

Fully programmable, 6-phase controller, MP2953,- incorporates telemetry and Auto-Loop Compensation features. Coupled with Intelli-Phase™ DriverMOS ICs, MP2953 also delivers optimal performance regarding efficiency and transient response. Current Sense technique allows accurate monitoring and reporting of- output current, while digital power management and control features provide real-time...

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PLC System-on-Module accelerates design implementation.

Customizable power line communication (PLC) system-on-module, pairing real-time C2000™ MCU with AFE031 or AFE032 PLC- AFEs, provides support for multiple PLC standards, including S-FSK, G3, PRIME, and IEEE-1901.2. While modifications- – SoM packages, form factors, and interfaces –- foster implementation in any design, functionality helps developers overcome- such challenges- as...

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Linear 3.3 V Hall-Effect Sensor IC comes in miniature package.

Linear 3.3 V Hall-Effect Sensor IC comes in miniature package.

Intended for applications requiring medium accuracy in small package, A1304 eliminates need to program device to compensate for temperature effects on sensor performance. Sensitivity and QVO TC are blind blown (trimmed) at factory for optimal accuracy, and programmable sensitivity level is 4 mV/G -

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Altera Showcasing Transceiver Innovations that Enable CFP4 Interoperability and 25G Backplane Interfaces at DesignCon 2014

Technology Demonstrations, Panel Discussions and Paper Presentations Provide Further Details into Altera Generation 10 FPGAs and SoCs SAN JOSE, Calif.- – Altera Corporation (Nasdaq: ALTR) will discuss how its innovations in semiconductor design are paving the way for its Generation 10 products to enable the evolution of next-generation networks at DesignCon 2014.-  Altera experts in...

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High-Resolution ULP SAR ADCs consume 5.5 mW at 1 MSPS.

Available in 10-pin, 3 x 4.9 mm MSOP and 3 x 3 mm QFN package options, single-channel ADC8881 series includes 18- and 16-bit SAR (successive approximation register) ADCs with speed options from 100 kSPS to 1 MSPS. Input common-mode range simplifies signal conditioning and- helps digitize- difference between- 2 independent sensor signals with widely varying common-mode voltage values over time....

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