HDMI 1.4 Transmitter with De-interlacer Provides 1080p HD Performance
Wed, 06/30/2010 - 11:15am
Analog Devices, Inc. (ADI) introduced what it asserts are the industry’s smallest, lowest power HDMI v1.4 transmit IC with integrated de-interlacer and on-chip CEC (consumer electronics control), enabling small, low-cost multimedia devices to provide flawless HD (high definition) video performance and easy connectivity. The 150-MHz, Advantiv ADV7541 ultra low-power HDMI 1.4 transmitter with de-interlacer converts 480i/p and 1080i interlaced output into a progressive 1080p format, enabling portable multimedia devices to provide full HD resolution to home theater systems. Offering 150 times less standby power and a ten percent smaller footprint (3.75 mm × 3.75 mm × 0.65 mm) than competing offerings, according to the company, the ADV7541 HDMI 1.4 transmitter is suited for slim, low-power designs, including digital still and DSLR cameras, camcorders, gaming consoles, media players, and mobile devices.