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Wolfson Microelectronics has introduced the first software solutions in its new Ez2 software feature collection, Ez2 control and Ez2 hear Rx ANC, which work alongside Wolfson's existing hardware solutions, such as the WM5110 High Definition Audio System-on-a-Chip, to dramatically improve the user experience in mobile applications.
Wolfson Microelectronics has today announced that its WM5102 High Definition Audio System-on-a-Chip, and its WM2000 earpiece driver with Wolfson's class-leading ambient noise cancellation technology built-in, has been selected by Lenovo for its latest flagship smartphone, the IdeaPhone K900.
Wolfson Microelectronics has announced the signing of a multi-year IP License and Component Supply Agreement with Samsung Electronics. This agreement establishes Wolfson as a primary Samsung audio partner, and as a result Wolfson expects to be a major audio component supplier for Samsung's GALAXY range of smartphones and tablets including the GALAXY S4 in 2013.
Wolfson Microelectronics and Sensory have announced the availability of Sensory's TrulyHandsfree Voice Control and audio detect front-end on Wolfson's latest ultra-low power platforms for mobile phone audio channel processing. This combination of leading-edge embedded software and DSP technologies enables unprecedented performance for voice activation and hands-free operation of mobile devices.
Wolfson Microelectronics has today unveiled the WM7121 and WM7132, Wolfson's first high performance top and bottom port silicon analogue micro-electro-mechanical systems microphones with matching frequency responses, designed to deliver outstanding audio quality to a wide range of consumer electronics applications.
Wolfson Microelectronics plc has today announced the release of the WM8325-00C PMIC which is specifically targeted at supporting Freescale Semiconductor's i.MX53 application processor family, targeted at the tablet PC market.
Wolfson Microelectronics plc has announced the WM8861 and WM8862, two new high definition audio devices targeting PCs and laptops. These new devices offer up to 5x better audio quality than other solutions available in the market today, with a DAC signal-to-noise ratio of 105dB and true 2Vrms capless output capability. Used in conjunction with the advanced power management features of Wolfson's Clarity Audio Studio PC software the WM8861 and WM8862 can also significantly extend the battery life of a typical notebook PC by up to 30 minutes.
Wolfson Microelectronics plc has announced a new all-digital audio solution with the launch of the WM8996, its latest Audio Hub and the Class-D digital input speaker amplifier. This powerful combination, aimed at the smartphone and tablet PC market, provides designers with a digital audio subsystem that eliminates the loss of fidelity caused by routing analogue signals over longer distances.
Wolfson Microelectronics plc announces that it has signed a binding agreement, subject to certain customary closing conditions, to acquire the entire issued share capital of Australian-based software solutions company, Dynamic Hearing PTY Ltd for a consideration of up to AUD 5.0m (USD 5.2m), payable in cash.
Wolfson Microelectronics plc has announced that Armadeus Systems, which develops and produces low-cost embedded Linux systems, has selected Wolfson's WM8311 integrated power management subsystem to support its latest processor board, the APF51.
Wolfson has announced the WM5100, said to be the world's first Audio System-on-a-Chip (SoC), integrating a high performance, low power, multi-channel Audio Hub, with full transmit path (Tx) noise cancellation, receive path (Rx) noise cancellation and Wolfson's class-leading myZone(tm) adaptive Ambient Noise Cancellation (ANC) technology in one device.
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Wolfson today announced the release of its new HD Audio product line for PCs and laptops. Wolfson's latest groundbreaking technology brings exceptional High Definition (HD) Audio performance to PCs and laptops, revolutionising a sector of the consumer electronics market where audio quality has often been overlooked.
Wolfson Microelectronics plc has today announced that its audio and power management technology has been selected by mobile multimedia processing specialist Movidius to deliver exceptional audio performance and power management to its pioneering Myriad 3D platform reference and development boards.
Wolfson Microelectronics announced that it has received the prestigious techMARK Innovation Award, which rewards outstanding achievement in the technology sector.
Wolfson Microelectronics today announced the introduction of its industry-leading ultra low power stereo audio hub, the WM8962, which is designed to deliver crystal clear audio to portable digital applications, such as e-Book readers, tablets, multimedia mobile phones, games consoles and digital still cameras and camcorders.
Wolfson Microelectronics plc has announced that its category-defining audio hub solution, the WM8993, and its innovative high performance low power audio amplifier, the WM9093, have been selected by LG to deliver world-class audio to a wide range of its highly integrated mobile phones and smartphones.
Wolfson's myZone™ ANC technology has previously been deployed in leading headset designs, including those from Audio-Technica and Nokia, using a combination of discrete components and proprietary algorithms. The WM2000 represents the first single chip version of this technology, now delivering highly effective myZone™ noise cancellation for mobile phones, in the smallest and most cost-effective ANC solution on the market today.
Wolfson Microelectronics has announced that its WM831x customisable power management IC family has been selected to support the EMMA Mobile(tm) 1 multimedia processor from Renesas Electronics, a premier supplier of advanced semiconductor solutions.
Wolfson Microelectronics plc has announced that its innovative ultra low power audio hub solution, the WM8994, has been selected by Samsung for inclusion in its breakthrough new smartphones, Wave and Galaxy S.
Wolfson Microelectronics has announced that its advanced power management and audio solution, the WM8352, has been selected by HelloSoft for inclusion in its Android version of the ultra low power VoIP WiFi phone reference design.
Wolfson Microelectronics has selected SiliconGate to provide high-performance power management IP in a 4-year contract. After an extensive evaluation of several IP providers and their available solutions, Wolfson selected SiliconGate's IP as a complement to its own high-performance IP portfolio and for its extreme performance and compact area.
Wolfson Microelectronics plc has announced that its customisable power management solution, the WM8310, and its high quality, low power mono codec, the WM8974, have been selected by China-based telecoms company Leadcore Technology Co., Ltd for inclusion in its latest LC1708A reference platform. This platform will have two types of applications: a household DECT phone and a TD net-card.
Wolfson Microelectronics plc has today confirmed that it will introduce its new family of digital silicon micro-electro-mechanical systems (MEMS) microphones.
Wolfson Microelectronics plc has announced that its world-leading SoundStage(tm) software has been selected by BBK Electronics, one of China's leading mobile phone providers, to take the audio quality of its handsets to new levels.
Wolfson AudioPlus™ evolved out of our desire to push the boundaries of what is possible, designing ever more powerful, ever more efficient products that really do differentiate digital consumer devices. Our pure sound, smart power, enhanced soundware and true microphone technologies truly stretch the boundaries in improving the end user experience.
Wolfson Microelectronics plc has announced that ZiiLABS, the cutting-edge media processor and platforms company, has selected its WM8352, a world-leading power management IC with integrated stereo codec, for inclusion on its ZMS-08 System Module and Zii Development Kit.
The WM9090 and the WM9010 are the two latest additions to Wolfson's world-leading audio amplifier portfolio, and will feature in a range of the world's most highly integrated mobile phones.
Wolfson Microelectronics today introduces the myZone WM182, an industry-defining stereo ear-bud headset reference solution, delivering Wolfson's unique feed-forward Ambient Noise Cancellation (ANC) technology in a mass-market headset. This product can be quickly and easily customised and branded by the world's leading consumer electronics companies, including mobile phone manufacturers.
Wolfson Microelectronics is taking the consumer audio experience to a completely new level, by announcing the world's first digital audio hub solution for mobile phones.
Wolfson Microelectronics announced the launch of the WM8912, an ultra low power DAC designed to significantly extend playback time, reduce system cost and dramatically enhance audio performance in portable applications, including media players, headsets, multimedia phones and navigation devices.
Wolfson Microelectronics announced a new addition to its Pure Sound audio portfolio with the introduction of the WM8783, an ultra low pin count, low power stereo ADC solution designed to offer high quality line input audio performance in recordable media applications, including LCD TVs, set top boxes and DVD recorders.
Wolfson Microelectronics has announced the launch of the WM8904, the world's leading ultra low power CODEC with Class W headphone and line drivers, designed to offer low power consumption and significantly extend playback time in portable applications, such as media players, headsets, voice recorders and multimedia phones.
Wolfson Microelectronics today announced that Adaptive Sound Technologies, Inc. (ASTI) has integrated the WM9081, a single chip mono DAC and speaker amplifier, into its innovative new Ecotones Duet, a sound machine designed to aid millions of people worldwide who suffer from sleep-related problems.
Wolfson Microelectronics has expanded its presence in Japan by opening a new Semiconductor Development Centre in Yokohama. The Development Centre is staffed by a team of experienced mixed-signal engineers, whose highly sought-after expertise will expand and enhance Wolfson's product portfolio and help ensure the company's continued growth in Japan, one of the world's most advanced consumer electronics market.
Wolfson Microelectronics has announced that IREX Technologies has selected the WM8352, a Wolfson power management device with integrated stereo CODEC, for its innovative new touch-screen eReader, the DR800SG. The WM8352 is part of the successful portfolio of Wolfson AudioPlus devices, which offers a highly integrated solution delivering superior sound quality and extended battery life to leading edge portable multimedia devices, such as the IREX DR800SG.
Wolfson Microelectronics today announces the launch of the WM8910, an ultra low power DAC designed to significantly extend playback time in portable audio applications, such as media players, multimedia phones and handheld gaming systems.
Wolfson Microelectronics has announced that Samsung has chosen two of Wolfson's products for its new portable media player, the M1. The M1 includes the WM8351, an integrated power management IC with a stereo audio CODEC, and the WM9001, a mono 1W switchable class AB/D speaker driver, both of which offer a highly integrated solution providing exceptional sound quality and extended battery life to leading edge portable multimedia devices, such as the M1.
Wolfson Microelectronics has announced the launch of a new family of low power CODECs designed to enhance the audio performance and extend the battery life of portable applications. The WM8944, WM8945, WM8946 and WM8948 are the latest additions to Wolfson's successful portfolio of low power CODECs, and are targeted at portable applications including digital still cameras, digital camcorders and voice recorders.
Wolfson Microelectronics has announced the launch of the WM8320, a highly integrated power management solution to maximise the processor performance and extend the battery life of leading edge portable multimedia devices.
Wolfson Microelectronics has announced that applications processor vendor ZiiLABS has selected the WM8350 stereo CODEC with integrated power management for inclusion on both its ZMS-05 System Module for embedded devices and its Zii EGG StemCell Computer, the first market-ready handheld Plaszma platform.
Wolfson Microelectronics has announced a family of Power Management ICs (PMICs), building on its existing successful power management portfolio. Processor agnostic and application independent, the new WM83xx family of PMICs (including WM8310, WM8311 and WM8312) deliver unprecedented programmability and unparalleled performance capabilities, offering product manufacturers a no compromise combination of reduced time to market, improved end user experience and lower total cost of ownership.
Wolfson Microelectronics has announced the WM2000, a low power, high quality receiver speaker driver with Wolfson myZone ambient noise cancellation (ANC) technology built in. Wolfson myZone is a new and revolutionary type of ambient noise cancellation technology that uses feed-forward, rather than the usual feedback systems, to provide up to 20dB of noise cancellation during a call. When applied to mobile phones, Wolfson's innovative ANC technology enables users to make calls in noisy environments and effortlessly be able to hear and concentrate on what is being said, resulting in fewer dropped calls.
Wolfson Microelectronics has announced the WM8993, its first device in a family of ultra low power audio hub CODECs for multimedia mobile phones and other feature-rich portable audio applications. Combining Wolfson's highly flexible audio hub architecture with the company's latest ultra low power and audio enhancement technology, the WM8993 delivers industry leading audio performance and over 100 hours of playback time in one compact, cost effective package, that challenges even the most integrated, single-package-based cellular architectures.
Wolfson Microelectronics has announced the WM9081, a new single chip mono DAC and speaker amplifier, ideal for delivering optimum sound pressure levels and maximum intelligibility from low cost speakers, which are typically used in portable navigation devices, mobile handsets, digital radios and conference speakerphones.
Wolfson has introduced the WM8351 and WM8352 integrated power management and audio ICs to extend its family of Smart Power devices. Both the devices are highly integrated solutions that guarantee high performance audio and power management in support of a wide range of multimedia processors and usage scenarios.
Wolfson Microelectronics has announced the launch of the first devices in its family of silicon microphones due for release over the next 12 months. The WM7110 and WM7120 are compact, high Signal to Noise ratio (SNR) analogue microphones for use in consumer applications requiring low power consumption and excellent signal quality. Using Wolfson's proprietary CMOS/MEMS membrane technology the new devices deliver high reliability and performance in a miniature low profile package. Wolfson is also offering enhanced WM7110E and WM7120E versions of the two devices, which are the first MEMS silicon microphones to deliver a sensitivity tolerance of +/-1dB.