|[January 06, 2014]
InvenSense™ Introduces Family of 'AlwaysOn' MEMS Solutions for the Smartphone Market
SAN JOSE, Calif --(Business Wire)--
Inc. (NYSE: INVN), the leading provider of MotionTracking
sensor system on chip (SoC) and Sound
devices, announces a family of motion and audio solutions for the
smartphone market enabling a complete 'AlwaysOn' experience. The
InvenSense ICM-20628 (world's lowest power 6-axis motion SoC), the
ICS-40160 (best in class analog microphone) and ICS-40310 (world's
lowest-current microphone) are sampling to select customers. These new
'AlwaysOn' solutions embrace InvenSense's vision to be the leading
provider of sensor SoC by enabling the most seamless sensing experience
at the lowest power. InvenSense has created a platform for sensor
integration by combining best in class sensors with powerful algorithms
and embedded software.
The single chip ICM-20628 SoC offers the world's highest performance and
lowest power fully autonomous 6-axis motion tracking solution. Combining
industry leading gyroscope and accelerometer specifications with
InvenSense third generation digital motion processing and algorithms
this SoC consumes less than 2mW. This unprecedented performance and
power is achieved while delivering new features, such as:
Self calibration for continuous high performance over extended lifetime
Activity classification for fitness and context aware applications
Data storage and batching for collecting motion history and external
InvenSense's ICM-20628 MotionApps software is fully compliant with, and
drop-in ready for, multiple operating systms, including Google's latest
Android (News - Alert) KitKat release.
The InvenSense ICS-40160 MEMS microphone is best in class and draws only
50 �A in its low-power mode, while providing excellent 65 dB SNR in its
high-performance mode. This product is ideal for smartphone applications
requiring high performance, lower power and 'AlwaysOn' keyword detection.
With a supply current of 17 �A, the InvenSense ICS-40310 microphone
consumes less than half the power of the nearest competitor, making it
ideal for a dedicated 'AlwaysOn' audio sensor. The InvenSense low-noise
analog microphone also provides high SNR performance of 64dB.
"Smartphones are an essential component of the Internet of Things (IoT),
collecting and communicating ever increasing sensor data to the cloud,
while consuming more power," said Ali Foughi, Vice President of
Marketing and Business Development at InvenSense. "By providing the
world's lowest power Motion and Sound solutions, InvenSense enables an
'AlwaysOn' sensing experience with key features such as keyword
recognition, activity recognition and location tracking."
InvenSense is exhibiting in booth�#31407�in
South Hall 3 at the 2014 International Consumer Electronics Show taking
place in Las Vegas from January 7 - 10, 2014. To schedule press and
partner meetings at the show, contact�firstname.lastname@example.org.
For additional information and datasheets regarding these products,
please visit www.invensense.com
or contact InvenSense Sales at email@example.com.
InvenSense Inc. (NYSE: INVN) is the world's leading provider of�MotionTracking™�sensor
system on chip (SoC) and Sound
sensor system on chip (SoC) solutions for consumer electronic
devices. The company's patented�InvenSense�Fabrication
Platform and patent-pending MotionFusion™ technology
address the emerging needs of many mass-market consumer applications via
improved performance, accuracy, and intuitive motion-, gesture- and
sound-based interfaces. InvenSense technology can be found in consumer
electronic products including smartphones, tablets, gaming devices,
optical image stabilization, and remote controls for Smart TVs. The
company's MotionTracking products are also being integrated into a
number of industrial applications. InvenSense is headquartered in San
Jose, California and has offices in China, Taiwan, Korea, Japan,
Slovakia, and Wilmington, MA. More information can be found at�www.invensense.com.
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MotionProcessing, MotionProcessor, MotionFusion, MotionApps, DMP, AAR,
and the InvenSense logo are trademarks of InvenSense, Inc. Other company
and product names may be trademarks of the respective companies with
which they are associated.
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