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Xilinx and TSMC Team to Enable Fastest Time-to-Market and Highest Performance FPGAs on TSMC's 16-Nanometer FinFET

Xilinx 'FinFast' program to deliver test chips in 2013 and first product in 2014 SAN JOSE, Calif. and HSINCHU, Taiwan – Xilinx, Inc. (NASDAQ: XLNX) and TSMC (TWSE: 2330, NYSE: TSM) announced that they are teaming together to create the fastest time-to-market and highest performance FPGAs to be built on TSMC's 16-nanometer FinFET (16FinFET) process, a program Xilinx calls 'FinFast.' The two...

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Electronic Amplifiers

Scintera Announces Highly Integrated Dual-Path RF Predistortion Linearizers Targeting Small Cells and Remote Radio Heads

SC2200 and SC2220 address small cell MIMO, DAS, AAS, RRH and multi-band designs ranging from 250mW to 60W or more output power at the antenna SUNNYVALE, Calif. – Scintera Networks, Inc., a leading provider of mixed signal semiconductors for wireless communications, today announced the availability of the SC2200 and SC2220 dual-path system-on-chip (SoC) RF Power Amplifier Linearizers (RFPAL)....

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Circuits

Hybrid Video Cable Gateway STB SoC delivers 5-in-1 functionality.

Fostering whole home connectivity and content sharing, 1.6 Gigabit BCM7145 combines DOCSIS 3.0 and Gigabit wireless gateway functionality with HEVC video decoders and quad video transcoder onto one piece of silicon. Dual-core CPU supports multiple applications running simultaneously in secure memory containers, and H.265/HEVC video decoder technology minimizes bandwidth consumption while...

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Miscellaneous Processors

SoCs offer data forwarding for passive optical networks.

Based on ARM Cortex-A9 architecture, Marvell® AVANTA® LP System-on-Chip family meets video/audio-centric interactive environment requirements in high-speed internet networks. Universal PON processors include Model 88F6660 with dual-core 800 MHz/1 GHz Cortex-A9 CPU complex and integrated 32-bit memory controller. Rich set of peripherals, such as dual USB ports, dual PCIe Express Gen...

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Miscellaneous Processors

SoCs boost performace of NAS devices and routers.

Intended for wired and wireless network attached storage devices, StrataGX BCM5862X Series boosts performance with ARM-based FlexSPARXengine, while integrating optimized security and storage features to support hybrid cloud services. SoCs integrate dual core ARM Cortex-A9 processors operating at 1.2 GHz, cryptographic accelerators, Gigabit Ethernet switch, Gigabit Ethernet PHYs, and PCIe...

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Digital Temperature Sensor IC from SDIC
Temperature Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Digital Temperature Sensor IC from SDIC

Hangzhou SDIC Microelectronics recently launched a series of digital temperature sensor ICs: SD5020, SD5075, and SD5003. They have very low power consumption, high accuracy, and wide operation range. Typical power consumption is only 170µA during temperature measurement. Measurement inaccuracy is less than ± 0.5°C from -40°C to 85°C. Resolution is 0.0625°C. Measurement range is...

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Device Driver Software

Piezo Haptic Driver offers realistic HD touchscreen display.

Supplied in 20-pin, 4 x 4 x 0.9 mm QFN package, DRV2667 features integrated 15–105 V boost converter, power diode, and 40–200 Vpp fully differential amplifier. Integrated piezo haptic driver for HD consumer, automotive, and industrial touchscreen applications also features IÂ-²C controlled digital playback engine that relieves host processor from haptic effects generation. Digital...

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System-on-Module supports smart embedded systems development.

Built around Xilinx Zynq Extensible Programming Platform, eSi-ZM1 combines dual core ARM Cortex A9 MPcore subsystem running embedded Linux together with Xilinx Series-7 FPGA fabric. Small form factorÂ- device provides connectivity through advanced I/O including Gigabit Ethernet PHY with 1588 time stamping, 4-port USB 2.0 hub, I2C, and micro SD-card holder. With programmable logic, users can...

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Wi-Fi SoC wirelessly enables embedded devices.

Designed for 8- and 16-bit MCU systems, Wireless Internet Connectivity for Embedded Devices (WICED™) BCM4390 SoC helps OEMs integrate Wi-Fi into low-power and battery-powered devices. Single-chip solution, supporting battery voltage range of 2.3–5.5 V, is IEEE 802.11b/g/n standards compliant and integrates 2.4 GHz RF support for single-stream 11n devices. Other features include Tx and Rx LDPC...

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Device Driver Software

Automotive LED Drivers support dashboard applications.

Featuring 40 V rating on all outputs, Models TLC6C598-Q1 and TLC6C5912-Q1 are monolithic, medium-voltage 8-bit/12-bit shift registers designed for systems that require relatively moderate load power, such as LEDs. Model TLC6C598-Q1 can power up to 8 strings of LEDs, while Model TLC6C5912-Q1Â- can power up to 12 strings of LEDs directly connected to automotive battery. Both offer thermal...

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Oilfield Improvements® Wheeled Rod Guide® Couplings Celebrate 35th Anniversary
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Oilfield Improvements® Wheeled Rod Guide® Couplings Celebrate 35th Anniversary

For over 35 years our Wheeled Rod Guide Couplings, have been at work in oil fields across the globe. Our products are engineered to extend the service life of sucker rods and tubing, delivering cutting-edge innovation that enhances oilfield operation, maximizes output, and enhancing overall operations. To learn about the advantages of using Wheeled Rod Guide Couplings in your wells, see our video.

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