IDT Expands Industry-Leading Timing Portfolio with Low-Noise Timing Chipset for Wireless Base Station Radio Cards

  IDT Expands Industry-Leading Timing Portfolio with Low-Noise Timing Chipset
  for Wireless Base Station Radio Cards

   IDT’s Comprehensive Offering of Communication Signal Chain Products and
Innovative Technology Enable Engineers to Solve Phase Noise-related Challenges
                        and Build Cutting-edge Systems

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SAN JOSE, Calif. -- June 20, 2013

Integrated Device Technology, Inc. (IDT^®) (NASDAQ: IDTI), the Analog and
Digital Company™ delivering essential mixed-signal semiconductor solutions,
today announced a low-noise timing chipset optimized for use in wireless base
transceiver station (BTS) radio cards. The new chipset complements IDT’s
extensive communication signal chain portfolio, offering engineers the tools
needed to solve phase noise-related challenges and build cutting-edge wireless

The IDT 8V19N4xx chipset is a flexible JESD204B-compliant radio frequency
phase-locked loop (RF PLL) and clock synthesizer, designed to meet both the
high frequency and low phase noise requirements for 2G, 3G and 4G LTE wireless
infrastructure. Leveraging IDT’s proven FemtoClock^® NG technology, the low
phase noise characteristics enable the system’s analog-to-digital and
digital-to-analog converters (ADCs / DACs) to function with high precision and
very low distortion levels. This results in improved signal integrity on
transmission and enhanced signal sensitivity on reception, increasing data
throughput via lower bit error rates (BER). Furthermore, reduced noise in the
RF signal path enables base-station developers to decrease cost and complexity
by relaxing the system’s filter requirements.

“At IDT, we recognize the undesired effects noise can cause in the RF signal
chain, and have developed this timing chipset to provide system engineers a
new tool to address it,” said Christian Kermarrec, vice president and general
manager of the Timing and Synchronization Division at IDT. “Our new chipset
also offers several key features, such as JESD-compliant clocking and
integrated clock jitter attenuation for easy integration into our customers'
specific architectures. The new timing devices complement our industry-leading
timing portfolio as well as our performance-leading data converters, data
compression, RapidIO^®, and RF signal chain products for wireless
infrastructure applications.”

The IDT 8V19N4xx chipset generates synchronized and highly configurable clock
and SYSREF signals as required by JESD204B applications. This allows customers
to use a standard, cost-effective timing chipset with a high degree of
flexibility instead of multiple PLLs, synthesizers, and buffers. In addition,
the devices feature integrated clock jitter attenuation to simplify system
design, and support a low-cost, low-frequency external VCXO to reduce system

Product Availability

The IDT 8V19N4xx devices are currently sampling to qualified customers and are
available in standard VFQFPN packages. The RF PLL and high-frequency
synthesizer can be paired with other devices for added flexibility in the
application. For more information about IDT’s leading clock ICs and timing
solutions, please visit

About IDT Clock and Timing Solutions

With a product portfolio 10 times greater and broader than any other, IDT is
the world’s leader in silicon timing and is in a unique position to address
the needs of virtually any application. With the industry’s largest market
share, IDT is the only one-stop-shop for timing, offering products from
full-featured system solutions to simple clock building-block devices.
Factory-programmable options and clock solution customization capabilities
address unique customer requirements, while the lowest jitter and lowest power
features set IDT apart from the competition. Products are accompanied by a
world-class support team driven by service and responsiveness goals. IDT has
also expanded its portfolio to include frequency control products, such as the
XpressO^® oscillators from Fox Electronics and an innovative line of MEMS
oscillators that are rapidly replacing legacy quartz-based oscillators. For
more information about IDT’s leading portfolio of timing products, please

About IDT

Integrated Device Technology, Inc., the Analog and Digital Company™, develops
system-level solutions that optimize its customers’ applications. IDT uses its
market leadership in timing, serial switching and interfaces, and adds analog
and system expertise to provide complete application-optimized, mixed-signal
solutions for the communications, computing and consumer segments.
Headquartered in San Jose, Calif., IDT has design, manufacturing, sales
facilities and distribution partners throughout the world, with direct
purchase services through IDT Direct™. IDT stock is traded on the NASDAQ
Global Select Stock Market® under the symbol “IDTI.” Additional information
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