|[January 06, 2014]
Aptina Delivers New Imaging Solutions for Automotive Viewing Applications
SAN JOSE, Calif. --(Business Wire)--
Aptina, a global provider of image sensors and imaging solutions to
worldwide automotive manufacturers and OEMs, today announced their
ASX350AT system-on-chip (SOC) and the AR0140AT image sensor. These new
products enhance Aptina's industry leading product portfolio to address
the broad range of automotive viewing applications.
The Aptina ASX350AT is a 1/5-inch optical format SOC, with VGA
resolution output that provides excellent lowlight performance. These
specifications make it ideal for vehicle manufacturers designing cost
effective rear view camera (RVC) systems to comply with potential
requirements from the NHTSA. It supports NTSC/PAL interfaces and
features dynamic overlay capability, an on-chip temperature sensor for
system feedback and additional optical pixels to assist lens alignment
during camera manufacturing. The ASX350AT SOC imaging solution allows
integrators to rapidly design rear view camera systems without needing
The Aptina AR0140AT is a 1/4-inch, 1-megapixel high-performance image
sensor that provides tier-1 auto manufacturers wih high dynamic range
(HDR (News - Alert)) capture of up to 96dB or linear capture, and a low light sensitive
3.0-�m pixel with Aptina™ DR-PIX™ technology. The on-chip statistics
engine and temperature monitoring improves overall camera system control
and protection. When combined with Aptina's co-processor, the AP0100AT,
the AR0140AT enables a high-performance 720p rear view camera solution
with multiple dynamic colored overlays, perspective and lens distortion
correction, extended de-warp capabilities with options for front/side
viewing and images to assist the driver that are split into three
sections (Triptych viewing).
"Aptina specifically designed these two new image sensors to meet the
automotive industry's rigorous viewing requirements," said Michael
Brading, Aptina's CTO for automotive and surveillance solutions. "With
ten years of experience delivering imaging solutions specifically for
the automotive industry,�these two new products are powerful additions
to Aptina's industry leading automotive product portfolio."
The ASX350AT and the AR0140AT are AEC-Q100 qualified with an operating
temperature range of -40�C to +105�C and are in production now.
Aptina will highlight and demonstrate its imaging solutions at their
hospitality suite during the 2014 International CES (News - Alert) January 7 - 10.
Aptina is a global provider of intelligent imaging solutions. Aptina has
created unique innovations with image sensor technologies such as Aptina
Clarity (News - Alert)+™ to deliver high-quality, rich images in challenging
environments. Aptina patented imaging solutions are in leading consumer
electronics devices like smartphones, tablets, laptops and digital
cameras, as well as industry-specific solutions for automotive,
surveillance, video conferencing, scanning, medical and gaming. Learn
more at www.aptina.com.
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