Integrated Bluetooth 5 Dual Mode for wireless audio
Licensor of signal processing platforms CEVA, has announced that Optek Digital Technology, has licensed and deployed CEVA’s RivieraWaves Bluetooth 5 Dual Mode IP in its latest OTK528X multimedia SoC, targeting artificial intelligence, voice and music market segments and applications including hearables, wireless speakers, on/in ear headphone, multi-channel AVR, musical instruments and voice user interface (VUI).
The OTK528X is fully compatible with Bluetooth 5.0 Dual Mode, including support for Bluetooth low energy links at 1Mbps, 2Mbps, 500Kbps and 125Kbps data rates. The integrated 32bit processor along with an audio DSP enable users to achieve a variety of features with outstanding performance.
Alan Gu, Vice President of Optek, stated: “Our customers demand the highest quality multimedia experience in a cost-effective, highly integrated platform, with Bluetooth being an essential feature. CEVA’s RW-Bluetooth Dual Mode IP provided us with the latest enhancements valued by our customers, along with the expert technical support valued by our engineers.”
Aviv Malinovitch, Vice President and General Manager of the Connectivity Business Unit at CEVA, stated: “We are pleased to announce Optek as a licensee for our Bluetooth IP. Bluetooth remains the de facto choice for wireless audio connectivity and the OPT528X SoC leverages the latest Bluetooth 5 innovations to deliver a comprehensive consumer wireless audio experience.”