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Gigabit Ethernet Switch SoC enables network scalability.

Combining 1/10/40/100 GbE network interfaces, BCM88650 Series enables design of switching platforms with densities up to 4,000 100 GbE ports. Device can process single stream of 200 Gbps, supporting two 100 Gbps full-duplex ports. Deep buffers with distributed scheduling scheme allow hierarchical QOS, transmission scheduling, and flow control schemes, while programmable packet classification...

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Wireless Transceiver targets smart meter applications.

Wireless Transceiver targets smart meter applications.

With receiver sensitivity of -120 dBm, SPIRIT1 handles communication between smart meters and data concentrator, which relays information to utility provider control center. By enabling short-range transmissions in frequency ranges below 1 GHz, SPIRIT1 ensures proper wireless signal propagation through concrete walls and building structures. Transceiver includes 128-bit encryption, error...

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SIM Controller provides coverage for Java Card applications.

Designed to cover demands of USIM Java Card(TM) applications, SCF335H features unified flash memory that provides data retention exceeding 25 years; endurance of several hundred millions cycles is made possible by company's E3 (ECUBE) mechanisms. Memory size can be tailored to user requirements, and provided software tools are optimized to improve code density. SIM controller is based on Cortus...

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Spreadtrum Launches Industry's First 40nm 2.5G Baseband

SC6530 Volume Shipment Expected in Second Quarter SHANGHAI, - Spreadtrum Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: SPRD; Spreadtrum or the Company ), a leading fabless semiconductor provider in China with advanced technology in 2G, 3G and 4G wireless communications standards, today announced commercial availability of the SC6530, the industry's first 2.5G baseband designed in 40nm CMOS silicon. The SC6530 is...

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Battery Sensor IC uses less than 100 µA in sleep mode.

Housed in 5 x 5 x 0.85 mm PQFN32 package, Model ZSSC1856 features two 18-bit Sigma/Delta ADCs with on-chip voltage reference. One input channel measures battery current IBAT via voltage drop at external shunt resistor, while second channel measures battery voltage VBAT and temperature. Device communication interface supports LIN 1.3, 2.0, and 2.1 specifications. AEC-Q100 qualified and specified...

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USB 3.0 Hub Controller consumes less than 0.5 W under load.

Featuring integrated 5 V DC-DC switching regulator, 4-port Model VL812 supports transfer rates of USB 3.0 specification, while remaining backwards compatible with USB 2.0 and 1.1 hosts, hubs, and devices. Users can attach external 2.5 in. USB 3.0 hard drive, USB 2.0 Flash drive, and USB mouse simultaneously without AC adapter, when connected to USB 3.0 port. Integrating battery charging...

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Physical Layer Transceivers implement IEEE 802.3 EEE standard.

Part of EEE Energy Efficient Ethernet portfolio, 4-port Model BCM54240 and 8-port Models BCM54280, BCM54282, and BCM54285 are optimized for use in power-intensive Ethernet network applications. AutoGrEEEn(TM) technology enables systems with legacy MACs to leverage power savings of EEE in periods of low link utilization. In addition to minimizing power consumption, 10/100/1000BASE-T PHYs provide...

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NXP and ON Semiconductor to Offer New KNX Evaluation Board for Power Efficient Design of Twisted Pair Building Automation Networks

Board featuring ON Semiconductor's receiver-transmitter IC and NXP's Cortex-M0 microcontroller showcased at the Light+Building 2012 show Light + Building 2012 - FRANKFURT, Germany - ON Semiconductor (Nasdaq: ONNN), a premier supplier of high performance, energy efficient silicon solutions, and NXP Semiconductors N.V. (Nasdaq: NXPI) have introduced an evaluation board and complete reference design...

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TranSwitch Powers New Grandbeing 3D Video Switch

TranSwitch's HDplay(TM) 44143 Transceiver Selected for Chinese Brand's HDMI-®/ DisplayPort 3D Video Switch Shelton, CT - TranSwitch Corporation (NASDAQ: TXCC), a leading provider of semiconductor solutions in the rapidly growing consumer electronics and telecommunications markets, today announced that the Company's HDplay(TM) 44143 dual-mode HDMI/DisplayPort transceiver has been selected by...

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The DLP Cinema® S2K Chipset: Converting the Uncertain Dream of Digital Cinema into a Future Reality for Even More Theatres in the U.S. and Around the Globe

All-New Chip Specifically Developed For Screens Up To 20 Feet Wide; Provides Exhibitors With Another High Quality, Reliable Solution To Go Digital DALLAS and LAS VEGAS -- As the transition to digital cinema continues to build across the U.S. and the world, Texas Instruments (TI) (NASDAQ: TXN) DLP( )Cinema-®, the worldwide leader in digital cinema imaging technology, today announced the new S2K...

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