nanowatt


Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Acronyms, Encyclopedia.

nanowatt

(ˈnænəˌwɒt)
n
(Units) a unit of power equal to one billionth of a watt
References in periodicals archive ?
Reducing the power required to operate a device is the only way to resolve the dilemma, and NanoWatt Design is poised to bring a solution to the market.
Foster now serves as the chief operating officer for NanoWatt, a client firm of Innovate Arkansas, Virtual Incubation and the Arkansas Science & Technology Authority.
The new MCUs feature nanoWatt XLP technology for eXtreme Low Power consumption, with industry-leading sleep currents down to 20 nA.
Battery-powered applications benefit from nanoWatt XLP technology, which reduces current draw and therefore extends battery life.
The PIC MCU family includes nanoWatt XLP Technology for the world's lowest power consumption, enabling longer battery life.
nanoWatt XLP technology remains the standard for battery-friendly MCUs, and, when combined with extremely low active-current consumption of less than 50 oA/MHz, improves overall energy efficiency in a wide variety of applications.
NASDAQ: MCHP), a leading provider of microcontroller and analog semiconductors, today announced the expansion of its Enhanced 8-bit Mid-range core microcontroller (MCU) portfolio, with higher memory and pincount devices featuring nanoWatt XLP technology and industry-leading active power consumption.
nanoWatt XLP technology remains the standard for battery-friendly MCUs, which, combined with the extremely low active-current consumption of these new MCUs, improves overall energy efficiency to levels currently not readily available.