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Intelligent Mixed Signal FPGA offers 500,000 system gates.

SmartFusion(TM) A2F500 incorporates 100 MHz, 125 MIPS ARM Cortex(TM)-M3-based MCU subsystem with 512 KB embedded flash and 64 KB embedded SRAM; programmable analog, including three 12-bit SAR ADCs (500 Ksps) and three 12-bit sigma-delta DACs (500 Ksps); 5 Clock Conditioning Circuits; and 10 bipolar high-voltage monitors. While featuring FPGA Fabric with 350 MHz system performance and 108 KB SRAM,...

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ON Semiconductor Introduces Platform Solutions for Next Generation Computing Products

New CPU power management and high-speed interface solutions are optimized to support the upcoming 2nd Generation Intel® Core(TM) Processor Family (Codename Sandy Bridge) Intel Developer Forum (IDF) - SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. - ON Semiconductor (Nasdaq: ONNN), a premier supplier of high performance, energy efficient silicon solutions for green electronics, has launched a portfolio of products that...

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Low Frequency Clock Chip suits long duration timing applications.

Low Frequency Clock Chip suits long duration timing applications.

TimerBlox model LTC6991 features programmable frequency range that allows clock to operate with period from 1 msec to 9.5 hr. Product can be programmed using 1-3 resistors, accepts supply current from 55-80 -µA, has start-up time of 500 -µsec, and operates on single supply voltage of 2.25-5.5 V. Fully specified over temperature range of -40°C to 125°C, device also features less than 1.5% max...

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Analog Front Ends target ultrasound applications.

Supplied in 9 x 15 mm, 135-pin BGA package, AFE5807 and AFE5808 are analog front ends with continuous wave Doppler mixer. Both address ultrasound performance and image quality demands with respective noise performance of 1.1 and 0.75 nV/rtHz, while integrated CW mode measures and displays blood flow velocity in ultrasound images. AFE5807 offers 88 mW/Ch 40 MSPS and 12-bit sampling, while AFE5808...

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Vixs Delivers High Definition Real-Time Encoding in Pixel Magic's 1080i Digital Personal Video Recorder

ViXS' multimedia processing solution enables advanced set-top boxes TORONTO - ViXS Systems Inc., a leading provider of smart network multimedia processor solutions that enable a rich video entertainment experience, announced today that Pixel Magic Systems Ltd. has selected a ViXS XCode® multimedia processor for its Magic TV MTV7000D personal video recorder (PVR). Magic TV's MTV7000D PVR, powered...

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Motorola to Launch Next-Generation HD IPTV Set-Top in Turkey with TTNET

First commercial deployment of new VIP1002E/F Series set-top and latest version of Motorola's KreaTV(TM) application platform will bring enhanced video services to Turkish subscribers ISTANBUL - Motorola, Inc. (NYSE:MOT) today announced the first commercial deployment of its VIP1002E/F Series IPTV set-top with TTNET in Turkey. As one of the first set-tops to support the launch of TTNET's IPTV...

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Dual-Phase Controller IC targets active PFC circuits.

Dual-Phase Controller IC targets active PFC circuits.

Model SSC2101S dual-phase DCM interleaved PFC controller IC includes 2 boost regulators operating 180° out of phase in Discontinuous Conduction Mode (DCM), enabling all switching to be done at zero current. Featuring 8-pin package, IC incorporates feedback open loop detection, overvoltage protection, and overcurrent protection. It is designed for active PFC converters in telecom, server, home...

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Trident and Opera Bring an HbbTV-Compliant Browser Solution to the Set-Top Box Platform

Opera's Leading Web-Browsing Technology Combined with Trident's 45nm Broadcast Set-top Box SoCs Delivers Enhanced Web Experiences, Spectacular 3D Graphics and Low Power Consumption SUNNYVALE, Calif. - Trident Microsystems, Inc. (NASDAQ:TRID), a leading provider of set-top box and TV semiconductor solutions, today announced that it has been working closely with Opera to deliver a Hybrid Broadcast...

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Synchronous Boost Controller eliminates need for heat sink.

Synchronous Boost Controller eliminates need for heat sink.

Offered in SSOP-28 and 4 x 5 mm QFN-28 packages, LTC3787 dual-phase, single-output, synchronous step-up DC/DC controller replaces boost diodes with 1.2 Ohm onboard N-channel MOSFET gate drivers. It eliminates heat sink normally required in medium- to high-power boost converters and can produce 24 V @ 10 A output from 12 V input at up to 97% efficiency. Current mode architecture, clock output, and...

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Energy-Efficient LED Driver suits automotive LDC backlights.

Energy-Efficient LED Driver suits automotive LDC backlights.

PowerWise® LM3492 LED driver features dynamic headroom control that automatically adjusts LED driving voltage to minimum required level. Boost converter and 2-channel current regulator drive 2 independently dimmable LED strings with maximum power of 15 W and output voltage of up to 65 V. Fast slew rate current regulators allow high frequency and narrow pulse width dimming signals to achieve...

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