Cypress's PSoC® 3 Device Powers Hot New GuitarJack Model 2 From Sonoma Wireworks
PSoC 3 Delivers High Quality, Digital Audio Interface with iOS Devices; Handles Proprietary MFi Protocol
GuitarJack Model 2 is optimally designed to work with
The PSoC 3 device manages the interface between GuitarJack Model 2 and any iOS device via Apple's proprietary dock connector. With Cypress's patent-pending clock synchronization and recovery scheme, PSoC 3 also delivers the highest quality digital audio with minimal external components while supporting multiple audio sample rates. Details on Cypress's MFi (Made for iPod, iPhone and iPad) solution offering are available at www.cypress.com/go/MFi. More information about Cypress's clock synchronization and recovery scheme is available at http://www.cypress.com/?docID=25374.
"It's an exciting time for the music creation and instruments market,"
"PSoC 3's unique, patent-pending technology enables digitally streaming
audio between iOS devices and connected accessories," said
"PSoC 3's low power; flexible architecture; and high-quality USB audio
PSoC -- Because Change Happens
PSoC devices employ a highly configurable system-on-chip architecture
for embedded control design, offering a flash-based equivalent of a
The new PSoC 3 and PSoC 5 architectures include high-precision programmable analog capability (up to 20-bit resolution for an Analog to Digital Converter) and expanded programmable digital resources integrated with powerful, industry-standard MCU cores and ample memory and communications peripherals. PSoC 3 devices are based on a high-performance 8-bit 8051 processor, while PSoC 5 devices include a powerful 32-bit ARM Cortex-M3 processor. The products provide designers with a seamless, programmable design platform, enabling easy migration from 8 to 32 bits. The robust features of these new solutions dramatically expand the applications and markets that PSoC can address, including automotive, portable medical, industrial and many more. The PSoC 1 family is based on a cost-optimized 8-bit M8C core. More information about PSoC products is available at www.cypress.com/psoc and free online training is at www.cypress.com/psoctraining.
About Sonoma Wire Works
Incorporated in 2003 and headquartered in Los Altos, California, Sonoma Wire Works develops products and services that help musicians enjoy playing, recording and sharing music. Sonoma's flagship product is RiffWorks™ guitar recording software. FourTrack™, InstantDrummer™, StudioTrack™ and GuitarTone™ iOS apps, and the GuitarJack™ iOS audio interface are also developed by Sonoma. Drum products by Sonoma include DrumCore® and KitCore™, as well as the Discrete Drums™ multitrack drum library. Visit www.sonomawireworks.com.
Cypress delivers high-performance, mixed-signal, programmable solutions
that provide customers with rapid time-to-market and exceptional system
value. Cypress offerings include the flagship PSoC® programmable
system-on-chip families and derivatives such as PowerPSoC® solutions for
high-voltage and LED lighting applications, CapSense® touch sensing and
TrueTouch™ solutions for touchscreens. Cypress is the world leader in
USB controllers, including the high-performance West Bridge® solution
that enhances connectivity and performance in multimedia handsets.
Cypress is also a leader in high-performance memories and programmable
timing devices. Cypress serves numerous markets including consumer,
mobile handsets, computation, data communications, automotive,
industrial and military. Cypress trades on the Nasdaq Global Select
Market under the ticker symbol CY.
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