DesignWare Video Analog Front-End IP Solutions 



Today's rapidly growing home entertainment consumer market is driven by superior video quality. Video analog front-ends (AFEs) play a pivotal role by providing a low power high resolution analog interface between video devices.

Synopsys DesignWare® Video AFE IP delivers high quality video resolution (1080p/WUXGA) at minimal power and silicon area. With more than 13 years of experience in developing AFE IP for video applications, Synopsys offers a comprehensive portfolio of silicon proven DesignWare Video AFE IP solutions designed to meet the requirements of specific analog video applications such as High Definition TV (HDTV) and PC-Graphics.

The DesignWare Video AFE IP solutions support a wide range of foundry process technologies ranging from 180-nm down to 65-nm. By providing designers with a broad portfolio of high quality video AFE Synopsys enables designers to quickly integrate the IP into their SoC with significantly less risk and improved time-to-market. See why Synopsys is the Trusted Analog IP Partner.

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Broad Video AFE IP offering for analog SDTV and surveillance systems applications, that require very optimized set of functions , moderate sampling rate and 10/12-bit resolution.

AFEs for a range of applications from flat panel PC graphics to WUXG wide-panels, and AFE for High Definition Digital TV up to 1080p (60Hz) applications, requiring optimized full set of functions, very high sampling rate, 8/10-bit resolution and sync processing.

  • The #1 provider of video AFE IP
  • More than 13 years of delivering proven AFE IP for video applications
  • Wide range of video products addressing HDTV and PC Graphics markets’ requirements
  • Full 1080p and WUXGA @ 60 Hz video AFEs
  • Robust synchronism processing included for high quality video image
  • Very high performance at very low power: 10-bit resolution at up to 205 MSPS with less than 350 mW power consumption
Take advantage of Synopsys' complete analog IP solutions for a variety of applications, including:

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