Sunday, January 28, 2007

Broadcom Offers New Chips for Bluetooth Wireless Headsets

Broadcom introduced a new silicon and software platform that significantly improves the user experience of wireless mono and stereo headsets. Based on the company's existing Bluetooth technology, the audio portfolio features two new single-chip solutions that support Bluetooth Version 2.0 with EDR (upgradeable to Bluetooth Version 2.1) and Broadcom's "SmartAudio" sound enhancement technology. Sampling is underway.

The Bluetooth headset market now exceeds the 80 million unit threshold.

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