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West Bridge® USB Peripheral Controllers
The West Bridge® family offers a revolutionary architectural enhancement for embedded applications. Peripheral controllers in the West Bridge family function as a companion chip to an embedded central processing unit (CPU) to free it from data-intensive operations. West Bridge controllers achieve superior data transfer performance by enabling simultaneous and independent data paths between USB port, mass storage devices and embedded processors.
West Bridge enables:
- Configurable multimedia storage interface that supports latest mass storage standards
- Versatile SDIO interface that expands connectivity options to Bluetooth, WiMAX, DTV tuner, GPS, and etc
- Flexible processor interfaces, easing connections to a broad range of embedded processors