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USB Chips

Information about USB device and host controllers (including OTG), transceiver chips, and IP cores.

Also see:

Device hardware

Selecting a Chip

My USB Chips page has links to manufacturers of device, host, On-The-Go and embedded host, and transceiver chips and IP cores.

My article Chip Choices can help you decide.

Craig Peacock has descriptions of USB 1.1 Integrated Circuits and USB 2.0 Integrated Circuits.

USB-Based Microcontrollers. A list from Keil.

Chip Providers

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Agere Systems. See LSI Corporation.

AKM Semiconductor Inc. Audio chips.

Alcor Micro

AMD

Asix Electronics Corporation. USB to Ethernet controllers.

Atmel. 8051, AVR, ARM microcontrollers.

C-Media Electronics Inc. Audio.

CompuApps, Inc.

Cygnal. See Silicon Laboratories.

Cypress Semiconductor. EZ-USB, M8, Scanlogic (SLxxx).

Elan Digital Systems

Exar Corporation

Fairchild Semiconductor

Freescale Semiconductor (formerly Motorola)

FTDI (Future Technology Devices International Ltd.)

Infineon

Intel. PC Chipsets with host controllers

K-Micro

LSI Corporation (merged with Agere Systems, formerly Lucent). Not recommended for new designs.

Lucent. See LSI Corporation.

Maxim Integrated Products/Dallas Semiconductor

Mentor Graphics. IP.

Micrel Semiconductor

Microchip Technology

MosChip Semiconductor Technology Ltd.

Motorola. See Freescale Semconductor.

National Semiconductor. USBN9602/3/4 no longer available.

NEC Electronics

NetChip. See PLX Technology.

Nuvoton Technology Corp.

NVIDIA

NXP Semiconductors (founded by Philips). Some products transferred to ST-Ericsson.

OPTi

Oxford Semiconductor. See PLX Technology Inc.

Philips Semiconductors. See NXP Semiconductors and ST-Ericsson.

PLX Technology Inc. (formerly Netchip)

Prolific Technology Inc.

Samsung

Silicon Laboratories (formerly Cygnal)

Sipex. See Exar Corporation.

Sis Corporation

SMSC (Standard Microsystems Corporation)

ST-Ericsson.

ST-NXP-Wireless. See ST-Ericsson.

STMicroelectronics

Texas Instruments

Toshiba

TransDimension

Via Technologies, Inc.

Vinculum. See FTDI.

Vista Imaging

Xmos

 

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