Cypress Semiconductor Corp. is listed on the Nasdaq stock exchange under the ticker symbol CY. Based in San Jose, California, the company has 7,100 employees worldwide serving more than 30,000 customers.
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HyperRAM 2.0 memory solutions for automotive applications
Cypress’ HypeRAM 2.0 memory is designed for automotive, industrial, and IoT applications.
Fully integrated USB-C charger solution
The newest member of the USB-C Power Delivery family, the EZ-PD Power Adapter Generation 1 (PAG1) solution has been announced by Cypress Semiconductor. The PAG1 is a complete AC/DC power solution with an integrated USB Power Delivery (PD) controller that enables OEMs to build reliable, efficient, and cost-effective power adapters for the growing USB-C charger market.
Ease IoT design with third-party platform development flows
Taking another high-impact step towards accelerating developers ability to bring differentiated Internet of Things (IoT) products to market, Cypress Semiconductor has announced that its ModusToolbox suite will now provide support for complete device-to-cloud application development flows based on the industry’s most popular open-source IoT platforms.
USB-C with power delivery makes universal adapters a reality
Cypress has introduced a USB-C Power Delivery solution designed to reduce the e-waste resulting from the estimated one million tons of power adapters produced per year1. The EZ-PD Barrel Connector Replacement (BCR) solution has the potential to replace the myriad of barrel connectors used in power adapters that consumers are currently burdened by. It can also replace all legacy USB micro-B connectors that provide only 7.5W, which is not nearly en...
Automotive infotainment user experience with WiFi 6 solution
Embedded solutions specialist, Cypress Semiconductor, has announced the expansion of its wireless connectivity portfolio for automotive infotainment with a trio of new products. The WiFi and Bluetooth combo chipsets and supporting software serve as application development platforms that enable multiple users to connect and seamlessly stream content to as many as ten mobile devices simultaneously.
Software and cloud services simplify WiFi connectivity
Cypress Semiconductor has announced that it has expanded its portfolio of Internet of Things (IoT) solutions with the addition of Cirrent, provider of software and cloud services for consumer WiFi products. IoT companies use Cirrent’s software and cloud services to make their products easier to use, more reliable, and more secure.
Next-gen vehicle connectivity
Jeff Baer and Sachin Gupta, Cypress Semiconductor, explain the role of Real Simultaneous Dual Band (RSDB).
Data-logging solution for portable medical, wearable and IoT devices
At the electronica trade fair, Cypress Semiconductor introduced a nonvolatile data-logging solution with ultra-low power consumption. This solution is ideal for the latest-generation portable medical and wearable devices and other IoT applications that demand nonvolatile memories to continuously log an increasing amount of user and sensor data while using as little power as possible.
USB-C controller for fast charging of electronics in vehicles
The embedded solutions provider, Cypress Semiconductor has announced the availability of an automotive-qualified USB-C controller with USB Power Delivery (PD) that enables fast charging of portable electronics in vehicles. The Automotive EZ-PD CCG3PA controller delivers a plug-and-play user experience to automotive charging ports.
Smart storage platform leveraging Arm processor for enhanced safety
The embedded solutions provider, Cypress Semiconductor, has announced it has embedded compute capabilities into its next-generation memory platform to address the growing demand for trusted intelligence and fail-safe storage in applications such as Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) and smart factories.
Bringing rich graphics to automotive market
Embedded solutions provider, Cypress Semiconductor, has announced that global automotive supplier Yazaki North America has implemented Cypress’ instrument cluster solution to drive the advanced graphics in its instrument cluster for a leading American car manufacturer.
Collaboration expanded to deliver full-featured IoT platform
The embedded solutions provider, Cypress Semiconductor, has announced that it has expanded its collaboration with Arm to enable secure, easy-to-use management of Internet of Things (IoT) edge nodes based on Cypress’ leading compute and connectivity hardware.
Increasing reliability by achieving high industry standards
The embedded solutions provider, Cypress Semiconductor, has announced its manufacturing and support operations have attained the latest IATF16949:2016 and ISO9001:2015 certifications for automotive quality. The certifications help ensure the reliable performance of components, which is critical for enabling fail-safe operation of automotive systems.
Cloud connectivity options for designs with PSoC expanded
Cypress has announced that it has expanded the cloud connectivity offerings for its IoT solutions with AliOS Things, Alibaba’s embedded IoT operating system. Developers can now streamline connections to Alibaba Cloud, the cloud computing arm of Alibaba Group, and design differentiated products with the flexible computing and security features of Cypress’ programmable PSoC MCUs and the robust wireless connectivity of its WiFi and Bluet...
Bluetooth audio solution provides longer playback time
Cypress has announced a solution for Bluetooth audio that brings performance to wireless earbuds and hearables. Based on the new Wireless Audio Stereo Synchronisation (WASS) application and the CYW20721 Bluetooth and Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) Audio microcontroller (MCU), the solution provides robust connections for differentiated performance in wireless earbuds.
WiFi and bluetooth combo solution for in-vehicle infotainment
It has been announced by Cypress Semiconductor that Pioneer Corporation has integrated Cypress WiFi and Bluetooth Combo solution into its flagship in-dash navigation AV receiver. The solution enables passengers to use their smartphone apps on the receiver screen via Apple CarPlay or Android Auto, which allows smartphone voice recognition to search for information or respond to text messages.
Programmable controller integrates five chips in one
A seven port USB-C hub controller with USB Power Delivery (PD) has been announced by Cypress Semiconductor. The programmable EZ-USB HX3PD hub controller simplifies USB-C dock system designs by integrating the functionality of five chips into one, lowering bill of materials (BOM) and reducing board size by as much as 50%.
An integrated LoRaWAN solution for smart city applications
Cypress Semiconductor has announced it has collaborated with Semtech on a compact, two-chip LoRaWAN-based module deployed by Onethinx. The highly-integrated Onethinx module is suitable for smart city applications that integrate multiple sensors and are in harsh radio environments.
Power delivery controller available for use in Thunderbolt 3 designs
It has been announced that the programmable EZ-PD CCG5 two-port USB-C controller with Power Delivery (PD) from Cypress Semiconductor, has now been qualified by Intel for use in Thunderbolt 3 host and peripheral designs. Thunderbolt 3 over USB-C enables data transfers at speeds up to 40Gbps via a compact port with the ability to transmit multiple protocols and provide fast device charging.
Integrated solution for desktops with two USB-C ports
It has been announced that the programmable EZ-PD CCG4 two-port USB-C controller with Power Delivery (PD) from Cypress Semiconductor, has been qualified by AMD for use with its 'Raven Ridge' processors for notebook and desktop PCs. The controller delivers USB and DisplayPort connectivity and fast charging to AMD’s 'Raven Ridge' reference designs, simplifying integration of plug-and-play USB-C for PC makers and accelerating time-to-market.