IDT Introduces World’s Most Advanced Single-phase Power Metering SoC for Smart Grid Applications
Integrated Device Technology, Inc. today announced the world’s most advanced single-phase power metering SoC for smart grid applications. This new device features the industry’s widest dynamic range and an unprecedented level of integration, enabling smart meter manufacturers to improve accuracy, while simplifying their designs and lowering overall system cost.The
“IDT is the only company to offer such a high-performance and highly integrated device for the smart meter market,” said Sean Fan, vice president and general manager at IDT. “Our original energy metering products have proven very successful with customers and have garnered multiple awards. With our expertise in analog and digital technology, we anticipate continued success with this unparalleled next-generation product for the booming smart grid market.”
The new IDT metering SoC is fully compliant with international (both IEC and ANSI) and Chinese standards, and meets or exceeds the requirements set forth by the State Power Grid Corporation of China (SGCC). The device features 128 kB of internal flash memory, enabling users to store large instruction sets for the integrated microprocessor.
Pricing and Availability
The IDT 90E46 is currently sampling to qualified customers, and is available in a 100-pin TQFP package. The IDT 90E46 is priced at $2.50 each for volumes of 10,000 units.