While Samsung, Apple and others have reinvented their form factors
many times, Sony has been stuck with the same form factor
for a while.
Addressing the need for robust wireless networks capable of providing consumers with the latest applications, Texas Instruments Incorporated (NYSE:TXN) (TI) has announced a next generation programmable DSP capable of handling multiple 3G air interface standards and a range of base station form factors
on a single chip.
Hardware can help support all of these form factors
by also providing the same capabilities across a range of products.
This license agreement with Ardent Concepts enables Hypertronics to expand its custom interconnect solutions to new applications requiring micro-miniature form factors
The AMD Geode GX SOM-144 RDK is based on the x86 architecture and is optimized to provide optimal power/performance for small form factors
The market pull for small form factors
PCs is of particular interest in the small and medium business (SMB) and consumer markets that value the size advantage, power savings, and quiet nature of energy-efficient systems.
The highly scalable appliances feature Serial ATA (SATA) drive technology in 1U and 2U form factors
with storage capacities ranging from 480GB to 4.
5-inch form factors
are present in all segments of the market: server, desktop, and mobile.
Toshiba has developed strong relationships with consumer electronics and mobile PC partners based on the ability to consistently deliver products with the right capacities and form factors
at the right time," said Scott Maccabe, vice president and general manager, Toshiba Storage Device Division.
Tablet PC vendors have been offering enhancements and new form factors
to increase their popularity.
This multiple antenna integration capability enables handset developers such as Samsung to design feature-rich devices to exacting specifications in a variety of slimmer, more compact form factors
The new SiP solution integrates advanced logic and memory technology into a single package, reducing component count and shrinking form factors
for handheld devices.