June 28, 2010 -- TranSwitch Corp. today announced that Global UniChip Corp. (GUC) has adopted TranSwitch's HD-PXL-1.4 IP cores supporting the latest HDMI 1.4 specifications. Global Unichip will incorporate TranSwitch's IP cores in its ASIC service offering for consumer electronics applications.
"We have selected TranSwitch's IP for HDMI primarily because TranSwitch meets the full HDMI 1.4 rate requirement including support for full-rate 3D HDTV," said Dr. Keh-Ching Huang, Director of Marketing and IP Sourcing of GUC. "TranSwitch's field-proven track record in providing world-class intellectual property cores for high-speed interfaces gives us high confidence that it will accelerate the silicon success for our customers."
"Our HD-PXL-1.4 cores have a major performance advantage over competitors as we are the only IP provider that meets the full requirement of HDMI 1.4 including full-rate 3-D television," said Amir Bar-Niv, Vice President for Systems and Applications at TranSwitch.
The transmitter and receiver HD-PXL-1.4 cores are available today in the TSMC 65-nm process, and will be offered in 40-nm version later this year.