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Toshiba Launches Industry's First 4K HDMI(R) to MIP(R) Dual-DSI Converter Chipset with Video Format Conversion
Associated Press
2014-05-27 01:42 PM

TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 27, 2014--Toshiba Corporation (TOKYO:6502) today announced the launch of "TC358870XBG", the industry's first [1] 4K High Definition Multimedia Interface (HDMIR) to MIPIR dual-DSI converter chipset with video format conversion. Samples are available now, with mass production scheduled to start in September.

Toshiba: 4K HDMI(R) to MIPI(R) Dual-DSI Converter Chipset with Video Format Conversion (Photo: Business Wire)

The new IC drives up to 4K Ultra HD (3840 x 2160 pixels) at a refresh rate of 30 frames per second (fps) with dual-DSI interface. It also supports WQXGA (2560x1600) at 60 frames per second and full HD resolutions at 120 fps. Its low latency enhances real-time gaming application and virtual reality products with high resolution LCD displays.

The new IC also supports conversion of HDMIR audio input stream to I 2 S, TDM, or SLIMbusR (Serial Low-power Inter-chip Media Bus), allowing use in a wide range of applications.

Key Features

HDMIR 1.4 RX support 4K Ultra HD(3840x2160 @30fps, 4096x2160@24fps), WQXGA (2560x1600) @60fps, full HD (1920x1080) @120fps (RGB, YCbCr444:24bpp, YCbCr422: 24bpp)HDCP 1.33D support

Availability of any of the three audio interfaces: I 2 S, TDM or SLIMbusR (Serial Low-power Inter-chip Media Bus)

Maximum 1Gbps/lane link speed MIPIR DSI-2 interface

Maximum 297MHz HDMIR clock speed

Applications

Consumer and industrial products with high resolution LCD displays, such as head-mounted displays (HMD), mobile devices, gaming accessories, and wearable computer displays.

[1]: As of April 18, 2014. Toshiba survey.

* HDMI is a registered trademark of HDMI Licensing, LLC in the United States and/or other countries. * MIPI and SLIMbus are registered trademarks of MIPI Alliance, Inc. * All other trademarks and trade names are properties of their respective owners.

Customer Inquiries Logic LSI Sales & Marketing Group Tel: +81-44-548-2110

Information in this document, including product prices and specifications, content of services and contact information, is current on the date of the announcement but is subject to change without prior notice.

About Toshiba

Toshiba is a world-leading diversified manufacturer, solutions provider and marketer of advanced electronic and electrical products and systems. Toshiba Group brings innovation and imagination to a wide range of businesses: digital products, including LCD TVs, notebook PCs, retail solutions and MFPs; electronic devices, including semiconductors, storage products and materials; industrial and social infrastructure systems, including power generation systems, smart community solutions, medical systems and escalators & elevators; and home appliances.

Toshiba was founded in 1875, and today operates a global network of more than 590 consolidated companies, with 206,000 employees worldwide and annual sales surpassing 5.8 trillion yen (US$61 billion). Visit Toshiba's web site at www.toshiba.co.jp/index.htm

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CONTACT: Media Inquiries:

Toshiba Corporation

Semiconductor & Storage Products Company

Koji Takahata, +81-3-3457-4963

semicon-NR-mailbox@ml.toshiba.co.jp

KEYWORD: ASIA PACIFIC JAPAN

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: TECHNOLOGY CONSUMER ELECTRONICS HARDWARE AUDIO/VIDEO OTHER TECHNOLOGY PHOTOGRAPHY SEMICONDUCTOR MANUFACTURING OTHER MANUFACTURING

SOURCE: Toshiba Semiconductor & Storage Products Company

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