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  • 5/30/17

    Latest USB-C Charging Technology Completes Analogix’s Offering for Next Generation PCs and PC Accessories

    Analogix Semiconductor, Inc. today announced the availability of its SlimPort® ANX7447 family of single-chip USB Power Delivery (PD) version 3.0 port controllers with DisplayPort Alt Mode mux, enabling the latest USB-C™ charging technology for next generation notebooks, desktops, and 2-in-1 PCs. Highly-integrated, the ultra-low power ANX7447 is designed as a companion to various CPUs and Application Processors (APs)more...
  • 5/30/17

    Industry Standard Based on DisplayPort over USB-C Will Accelerate Growth of VR Ecosystem

    ICVR, LLC has been founded by LG Electronics, Analogix Semiconductor, Tencent, and Dell to develop the Interface for Connected VR (ICVR™) standard, which defines how virtual reality source (VRS) devices, such as smartphones, PCs and other consumer electronics, connect and interoperate with head-mounted displays (HMD). An open industry standard for virtual reality (VR), augmented reality (AR), and mixedmore...
  • 4/6/17

    Transaction Will Accelerate Growth, Innovation, and Market Expansion

    Analogix Semiconductor, Inc. and Beijing Shanhai Capital Management Co, Ltd. (Shanhai Capital), today jointly announced the completion of the approximately $500 million acquisition of Analogix Semiconductor. China Integrated Circuit Industry Investment Fund Co., Ltd. (China IC Fund) joined Shanhai Capital’s fund as one of the limited partners. “We are very pleased to have completed the transaction,” said Dr. Kewei Yang, Analogixmore...
  • 1/5/17

    SlimPort 4K UHD Display Controllers Enable the Highest Resolutions and Fastest Response Times in AR/VR Headsets

    Analogix Semiconductor, Inc. today announced the availability of its SlimPort® ANX753x/7580 family, the first DisplayPort™ to Quad MIPI-DSI display controllers supporting up to 120 frames per second (FPS) and targeted primarily at virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) head-mounted displays (HMD). The product family includes: ANX7530 – mobile receiver supporting 8 MIPI lanes per eye (total 16 lanesmore...
  • 10/17/16
    Analogix Semiconductor, Inc. today announced its collaboration with MediaTek Inc., combining MediaTek’s advanced, feature-rich System-on-Chip (SoC) and Analogix’s DisplayPort™ technology for best-in-class multimedia solutions. “Analogix is excited to combine our industry’s most proven DisplayPort technology with MediaTek’s best-in-class display processing,” said Michael Ching, vice president for Analogix. “There is an ever-more...
  • 9/22/16

    Transaction Builds upon Company’s Core Competencies to Accelerate Growth, Fuel Innovation and Market Expansion

    Analogix Semiconductor, Inc. and Beijing Shanhai Capital Management Co, Ltd. (Shanhai Capital), today jointly announced that they have entered into a definitive merger agreement under which a consortium led by Shanhai Capital will acquire all of the outstanding shares of Analogix for over $500 million. China Integrated Circuit Industry Investment Fund Co., Ltd. (China IC Fund) also joined Shanhai Capital’s fund as one of the limitedmore...
  • 8/17/16

    10 Gbps Data Rates Enable Faster Communication between Devices and 8Kx4K Video Output ideal for VR and AR Applications

    Analogix Semiconductor, Inc. today announced the availability of its ANX7440/30 family, the first integrated solution capable of switching DisplayPort™ version 1.3 and 1.4 at 8.1 gigabits per second (Gbps), as well as USB 3.1 Generation 2 (Gen2) 10 Gbps signals to support a single USB-C™ port. The new product family includes: ANX7440 – integrated 10 Gbps re-timer and USB-C switch for DisplayPort overmore...
  • 5/31/16

    Record Shipments Reflect Company’s Leadership in DisplayPort over USB-C Connectivity for Mobile Devices and Connected VR Headsets

    Analogix Semiconductor, Inc. today announced that it has now shipped more than 10 million DisplayPort™ over USB-C™ controllers and transmitters into mobile devices and accessories featuring USB-C charging ports, even though the USB Power Delivery Specification (PD) and USB Type-C™ Cable and Connector Specification were just released earlier this year. With manufactures increasingly opting for DisplayPort over USB-C for theirmore...
  • 5/24/16

    Industry Proven Analogix IP Cores for USB-C Integrate DisplayPort, SuperSpeed USB Data Transfer, and Power Delivery

    Analogix Semiconductor, Inc. today announced that it has signed a technology licensing agreement with LG Electronics for Analogix’s Intellectual Property (IP) for full function USB-C™ technology. The Analogix DisplayPort™ IP cores have shipped into over 1 billion System-on-Chip (SoC) solutions from multiple customers. Analogix has integrated DisplayPort Alt Mode - the industry’s standard way to transfer high-definition audio andmore...
  • 4/4/16

    SlimPort USB-C Transmitters and Controllers Enable DisplayPort over USB-C to Deliver the Next Wave of Consumer-Friendly Mobile VR

    Analogix Semiconductor, Inc. today announced that LG’s innovative flagship smartphone, the LG G5, and its compact LG 360 VR headset, both feature SlimPort® connectivity. The LG 360 VR headset utilizes the phone’s processing power via a USB cable connection to the phone’s USB-C™ port, with SlimPort providing DisplayPort™ over USB-C video out and managing the power scheme through the following ICs: LG G5: SlimPortmore...

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