Signal Processing in the Automobile

As the use of electronics grows in automobiles, so do the opportunities for Tensilica’s DPUs.

Where's Tensilica in Automobiles?

GPS Navigation

  • Audio playback and speech recognition
  • Signal processing for navigation

Bluetooth Wireless

  • PHY and MAC solutions
  • Embedded control and DSP solutions

Image Sensors

  • DSPs for the entire image signal processing path
  • Control for sensor systems

Entertainment Systems

  • Audio playback and HD digital radio
  • DTV demodulation and video playback
  • Graphics for games and menus

Entertainment Systems

There are several ideal places for Tensilica DPUs in entertainment systems. They are currently being used for DTV demodulation, video playback, and graphics for games and menus. Also, our HiFi Audio DSPs are providing the audio playback and HD digital radio. See our Audio, Voice and Speech section.

Bluetooth Wireless

Tensilica’s DPUs are used in popular Bluetooth wireless systems to provide safer hands-free cellular communications. See our Signal Processing section.

GPS Navigation

Tensilica’s DPUs can be used to provide important signal processing in GPS systems. Our HIFi Audio DSPs are used for audio playback and speech recognition. See our Audio, Voice and Speech section.

Image Sensors

Tensilica’s DPUs can provide the control and signal processing for image sensor systems.  See our Diamond Standard controller section.



Did You Know?

Did You Know?

Qualcomm Atheros uses Tensilica DPUs in their high-volume, ultra-low-power GPS, WiFi and Bluetooth designs.