PARIS Ė Synopsys Inc. announced the availability of the DesignWare 96 dB Hi-Fi Audio IP in the 40nm and 55nm process technologies.
Synopsys said the DesignWare Audio IP portfolio offers performance levels from 80 dB to 103 dB and is available in more than 20 different process nodes, from 180nm to 60nm, and now down to 40nm.
The audio IP is suitable for consumer electronic applications requiring Hi-Fi playback and record capabilities with very low power consumption and small silicon area, such as portable media players, mobile phones, smart phones, CD/DVD/Blu-Ray players/recorders and digital cameras, Synopsys noted.
"By being first with audio IP for the 40nm and 55nm processes and providing silicon proven IP in more than 20 different process technologies, Synopsys helps designers achieve the performance, power and area requirements of their feature rich SoCs and reduce integration risk," commented John Koeter, vice president of marketing for the solutions group at Synopsys.
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