December 10, 2001

TI rolls out highly integrated embedded Linux processors

Author: JT Smith

Anonymous Reader writes: "Texas Instruments today launched its first general purpose dual-core
(RISC+DSP) system-on-chip processors. The TMS320C547x processors
combine TI's highly popular DSP core along with an ARM7 Thumb based RISC processor plus an extensive set of system and peripheral controllers, including a 10/100 megabit Ethernet port, and are supported by a customized Embedded Linux operating system. Applications for the built-in DSP are expected to include wireless communications, handwriting recognition, text-to-speech, voice recognition, data acquisition and control, and pre/post audio processing. Read the full story at"


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