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The Innosilicon Multi-SERDES PHY is a highly configurable design that supports SATA3, PCIe2 and XAUI with full compliance. High data rates are accurately achieved through fully programmable TX drivers and auto-calibrated on-die terminations.
The design is completely self-contained including: I/O pads, primary and secondary ESD for simple integration and production testing is simplified through at-speed BIST, loopback and boundary scan.
As with all Innosilicon IP, we are ready to provide the custom solution that meets your needs.

 

KEY FEATURES:

  • Silicon proven in 14, 28, 40, 55 and 65nm across SMIC, TSMC and Global Foundries
  • Compliant with SATA3(6Gb/s), PCIe2(5Gb/s), USB3.0(5Gb/s) and XAUI(3.125Gb/s)
  • TX drivers are programmable for amplitude, slew rate and de-emphasis to ensure a 200mV to 800mV signal window as appropriate.
  • On-die terminations are auto-calibrated during handshake for both value and matching
  • Incorporates spread spectrum clocking (SSC) for all interface implementations with control for spectrum offset, range shape and skew rate
  • Embedded primary & secondary ESD protection
  • Integrated IO pads
  • Production test support is optimized through high coverage at-speed BIST, loopback and boundary scan support

BLOCK DIAGRAM:

Multi-SERDES PHY SATA3/PCIe2/XAUI/FiberChannel

INNOSILICON ADVANTAGES:

  • Low power consumption
  • Fully customizable
  • Small area
  • Simple integration process
  • Available options include
    • lTest chips and test boards
    • lFPGA integration support
    • lChip level integration support

EXAMPLE APPLICATIONS:

  • Portable hard or flash drive
  • Video Camera
  • High speed fiber/copper backplane
  • High speed backplane device
  • Internal hard drive
TELL US WHAT YOU NEED   We will provide a solution customized to best fit your needs.

Serdes Q&A

 What processes are available?

GF 14LPP
SMIC 28PS, GF 28SLP, TSMC 28HPM, TSMC 28HPC, TSMC 28HPC+
SMIC 40LL, TSMC 40G, TSMC 40LP
SMIC 55LL, GF 55LPX, SMIC 65LL, TSMC 65GP, TSMC 65LP
SMIC 90G, SMIC 90LL
SMIC 110G
SMIC 130G

 What package can you choose?
  • Supports small form-factor LQFP/LQFN; Supports BGA
 What makes our Serdes different?
  • Supports multi-protocol combo design of SATA/PCIe/U3/XAUI/FC
  • Supports multi-channel design, sharing common module to reduce die size and package pin number
  • Compatible with various types of package, such as LQFP/LQFN, WB/FC, and BGA