Pericom is a market leader in high-speed analog switching technology and PCI Express signal switching solutions, as well as unique serial signal integrity technology products. The company's technology solutions are ideal for today's bandwidth-demanding applications that are essential in the timing, switching, bridging, and conditioning of high-speed signals. Pericom products include clock ICs, signal integrity interface and logic modules, LVDS (Low Voltage Differential Signaling Technology) devices, and a variety of switches that enable serial connectivity. Their products are ideal for the computing, communications, and consumer marketplace.
Pericom's PT8A2544 Universal Timer Controller is a mixed signal CMOS IC designed for a fixed timer to drive an external relay to implement safety power control. It is applied to 120V/240V and 50/60Hz AC power supplies. It can automatically shut-off a load in order to prevent undesired conditions from the system.
Pericom's PT8A2516 is a mixed signal CMOS IC designed for simple timer applications. The device's timing can be adjusted by the external R/C. The chip includes: Power on reset circuit, Logic control circuit, output driver circuit, key scan circuit, timer circuit, built-in internal oscillator and an external R/C oscillator circuit.
Pericom's KM Series CMOS Crystal Oscillators are the industry's smallest 32.768kHz crystal oscillator with a dimension of only 2.0mm x 1.6mm; its foot print saves over 30% of board space comparing with devices currently available on the market. These oscillators achieve superb stability over a broad range of operating conditions. The output clock signal is compatible with LVCMOS/LVTTL logic levels. These are designed to meet the challenges of miniaturization while at the same time maintaining superb accuracy of the timing signal. These crystal oscillators can be used in many consumer electronic applications such as DVD/Blu-Ray, GPS, desktop PCs, security, wireless access, and multi-function printers.
Pericom's PI3EQX8908/8984 8-Differential Channels PCI Express ReDriver™ provides per channel programmable equalization, output swing, de-emphasis, and amplifier gain. The PI3EQX8908/8984 provides master/slave I2C Control to optimize performance over a variety of physical mediums by reducing Inter-symbol interference. They support eight 100-Ohm differential data I/O's and extends the signals across other distant data pathways on the user's platform. These offer programmable transmit de-emphasis (up to 9dB), transmit VOD (up to 1200mVp-p) and receive equalization (up to 32.6dB) to enable longer distance transmission in lossy copper cables (10m+), or backplanes (40"+) with multiple connectors. The receiver is capable of opening an input eye that is completely closed due to inter-symbol interference (ISI) introduced by the interconnect medium.
Pericom PI3EQX7741AI single-port and PI3EQX7742AI double-port low power, high performance 5.0 Gbps signal ReDriver™ devices are designed specifically for the USB 3.0 protocol. These Pericom devices provide programmable equalization, De-Emphasis, and input threshold controls to optimize performance over a variety of physical mediums by reducing Inter-Symbol Interference. PI3EQX7741AI supports two 100Ω Differential CML data I/Os and PI3EQX7742AI four 100Ω Differential CML data I/Os between the Protocol ASIC to a switch fabric, over cable, or to extend the signals across other distant data pathways on the user's platform. The integrated equalization circuitry provides flexibility with signal integrity of the signal before the ReDriver. A low-level input signal detection and output squelch function is provided for each channel.
Pericom PCIe Gen 2 Packet Switches deliver low-latency, low-power fully compliant (PCISIG 2.1 and 1.1) PCI Express Packet Switches. Pericom PCIe Gen 2 Packet Switches enable high-speed serial point-to-point connections between multiple I/O devices and a root complex or microprocessor for optimized aggregation, fan-out or peer-to-peer communication of end-point traffic to the host. Ideal for industrial PC, networking, storage and both mobile and desktop computers. They feature signal quality, system performance, flexibility, reliability, system timing, EMI, express cable, and much more.
Pericom PI3EQX7841 USB 3.0 ReDriver delivers a 5Gbps, low power, high performance signal ReDriver designed specifically for the USB 3.0 protocol. Pericom PI3EQX7841 provides programmable equalization, De-Emphasis, and input threshold controls to optimize performance over a variety of physical mediums by reducing Inter-Symbol Interference. PI3EQX7841 supports two 100Ω Differential CML data I/O’s between the Protocol ASIC to a switch fabric, over cable, or to extend the signals across other distant data pathways on the user’s platform. The integrated equalization circuitry provides flexibility with signal integrity of the signal before the ReDriver. A low-level input signal detection and output squelch function is provided for each channel.
Pericom USB 3.0 ReDriver is a low power, high performance 5.0Gbps signal ReDriver designed for the USB 3.0 protocol. Pericom USB 3.0 ReDriver provides programmable equalization and De-Emphasis to optimize performance over a variety of physical mediums by reducing Inter-Symbol Interference.
Pericom ASSP XO™ Crystal Oscillators are Application
Specific Standards Products (ASSP) that give you what you need,
when you need
it, at a lower cost than conventional oscillators. Designing
in a Pericom ASSP XO lets you break free from critical trade-offs
between performance, delivery times, and cost when selecting and
qualifying oscillators in your designs. These Pericom crystal
oscillators provide physical performance, proven technology specific
to your application, and economical pricing. ASSP XO devices
application specific reference clock for popular serial connectivity
standards along with low jitter and power to meet your application
Pericom provides a variety of high-performance multiplexers. The PI2USB3212 is a 1 to 2 bi-directional differential channel multiplexer / demultiplexer switch supporting 5.0 Gbps applications, such as USB 3.0. The Pericom PI3LVD400 is a 4-differential channel high-speed switch used to switch between multiple LVDS sources or end points. The Pericom PI3VDP612 1:2 demultiplexer is targeted for next generation digital video signals.
Comprised of one PCI Express port and one 32bit/66MHz PCI port, the Pericom PCIe to PCI Reversible Bridge can be configured for forward or reverse bridging operation. Features include lane polarity toggle, beacon support, advanced error reporting, generator checks for chip testing, support for maximum payload of 512bytes, and virtual isochronous operation.
This high-bandwidth, fast dual single-pole double-throw (SPDT) CMOS analog switch from Pericom can be used as an analog or low-delay bus switch. Specified over a wide operating power supply voltage range of 1.5V to 4.2V± 10%, the switch has a typical on-resistance of 0.8Ω at 3.3V.