Read Channels utilze iterative decoding.
Built to be fully functional first silicon for integration into SoCs, 65 nm TrueStore® RC2500 and RC8800 encode and decode data while ensuring accuracy of all data read from or written to HDD. Iterative decoding enables optimization of signal-to-noise ratio in order, increasing HDD data storage capacity in desktops and reducing power consumption in notebooks. Respectively, RC2500 and RC8800 are designed for notebook and desktop applications. Details... more »
16-bit RISC MCU drives large LCD displays
Maxim Integrated Products has added to its RISC MAXQ microcontroller (MCU) product line, the MAXQ3100, which is a highly integrated, mixed-signal device intended for a wide range of data-driven display applications. Details... more »
Infineon, ARM extend mobile platform deal
ARM Holdings plc and Infineon Technologies AG have extended their licensing deal that will see the German chip maker moving from using its own proprietary solution in its low cost mobile phone platform to using ARM processors in the future. Details... more »