Spreadtrum Communications Limited (Spreadtrum) is committed to the development of mobile chip platforms for smartphones, feature phones and other consumer electronics products that support 2G, 3G and 4G wireless communication standards. Spreadtrum provides a complete turnkey platform solution,based on highly integrated and efficient chips with customized software and reference solutions to help customers achieve faster design cycles and reduce development costs.
Dialog Semiconductor, Inc. (Deutsche Stock Exchange: DLG), a highly integrated power management, AC/DC power conversion, charging and Bluetooth low energy (BLE) technology provider, today announced the availability of the first state machine-based USB power supply on the market. Transfer (USB-PD) interface IC -- iW656. The device helps design engineers develop small, portable power adapters that meet the relevant standards for high efficiency, fast charging, and high power density. Compatible with the latest USB Type-CTM standard, the iW656 supports fast charging applications for AC/DC power adapters for smartphones, tablets and other portable computing devices.