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Learn How Inuitive Achieved First-Pass Silicon Success for NU3000 Multi-Core Signal Processor with DesignWare USB 3.0

We just published a new success story which covers how Inuitive used the DesignWare USB 3.0 IP (and other IP such as DDR, MIPI & Foundation) to help achieve first time silicon success for the NU3000 multi-core signal processor. Inuitive is a fabless semiconductor company. The NU3000 is a multi-core signal processor chip aimed to […]

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Posted in MIPI, Success Stories, SuperSpeed USB, Type C, USB 3.0, USB 3.0 Adoption, USB 3.0 Device, USB 3.0 Performance, USB 3.0 PHY, USB 3.0 Products, USB Certification, USB IP, USB-C | Comments Off on Learn How Inuitive Achieved First-Pass Silicon Success for NU3000 Multi-Core Signal Processor with DesignWare USB 3.0

 

Relationships Between USB Specs, Part Two & Where to Learn more about Type-C and DisplayPort alt mode

Recently I blogged on the relationships between USB Type-C, USB 3.1, Power Delivery and DisplayPort specifications. In my last blog I simplified the view focusing on the important and latest specifications. I think the simplified view answer most designer’s questions but there are still a few that like to see the full history and complex […]

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Posted in DisplayPort, State of USB, SuperSpeed USB, Type C, USB, USB 2.0, USB 3.0, USB 3.0, USB 3.0, USB 3.0 and 3D, USB 3.0 Device, USB 3.0 Host, USB 3.0 IP, USB 3.0 PHY, USB 3.0 Pricing, USB 3.0 Products, USB 3.1, USB 3.10, USB Certification, USB IP, USB Only, USB Power, USB Power Delivery, USB Power, Mobile Phones, Tablets, USB-C, USB-IF | Comments Off on Relationships Between USB Specs, Part Two & Where to Learn more about Type-C and DisplayPort alt mode

 

USB 3.0 at Home

 Forward this Blog Address to your friends:  http://blogs.synopsys.com/tousbornottousb/ Occasionally, I write something and it gets published in a reputable location (after crafty editing). Check out our “USB Makes Itself Right at Home.” article in EETimes – EELife.  We talk about how USB 3.0 started entering the home on non-PC, more consumer products. ****** 3rd Edit […]

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Fastest USB 3.0 IP in the Universe

Here you will see demonstrated the fastest USB 3.0 IP in the Universe*.  Or at least the fastest published numbers that isn’t marketing hype. This demo shows SuperSpeed USB 3.0 effective throughput: SuperSpeed USB 3.0 can really move data. Synopsys USB 3.0 IP can really move data. The demonstration includes our USB 3.0 xHCI Host […]

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DisplayLink shipping with Synopsys USB 3.0 and HDMI

  Because you read this blog, you already know that DisplayLink has taped-out a chip and started a second chip from our press release in October 2011. DisplayLink makes a USB 3.0 to HDMI or DVI converter. If you clicked on that image above, and nothing happened, it’s because it’s not a hyperlink, it’s just […]

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Synopsys wins more than 30 customers and more than 40 design wins for USB 3.0 IP

Why does it matter that Synopsys has more than 30 customers and 40 design wins for USB 3.0? An excellent question. Let’s start with this:  When will PCs have USB 3.0? In April this year, AMD and the Innovator that invented USB announced USB 3.0 will ship in 2012.   When will Microsoft support USB […]

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Fastest SuperSpeed USB 3.0 IP

Here’s a awesome video showing our USB 3.0 xHCI Host IP, and USB 3.0 Device IP on our HAPS platform with our USB 3.0 PHY IP Test Chips We did this demonstration at IDF last fall, and you will see the performance is much faster that all of the published performance by, well pretty much […]

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DisplayLink USB 3.0 to Dual Display Chip ready to order

DisplayLink now has the worlds first & only USB 3.0 to Dual Display Video Chip available for OEMs.  Here’s a demonstration of their DisplayLink with us at IDF. The chip lets you daisy chain up to 6 USB monitors, which means that the bandwidth of USB 3.0 let’s you run 6 displays running 1080p video. […]

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“The Future of High Performance Flash Cards” (& USB 3.0)

Today at the Flash Memory Summit, Lexar’s Jonathan Hubert presented “The Future of High Performance Flash Cards.”   The proposed standard called “BluLightning” transfers data faster than SDXC. In fact, BluLightning uses USB 3.0. The Problem Anyone buying a digital camera these days knows that transferring 2 or 4 or 8 GB of pictures takes forever.  […]

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Synopsys USB 3.0 xHCI Host with MCCI Windows Stacks and Drivers

We’ve achieved read speeds of 320 Megabytes per second (MBps) with the following configuration: Synopsys USB 3.0 xHCI Host Controller Running on the Synopsys HAPS 51FXT FPGA With our Synopsys SuperSpeed USB 3.0 65nm PHY On Windows 7 Running the MCCI USB 3.0 Host Stack and Drivers On the Device side we use the Synopsys […]

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