The AudioSmart CX2198x USB Codec family is ideal for shipping in-box with smartphones due to its low power and low cost backed by industry-leading high-resolution sound.
“Smartphone OEMs continue to adopt USB-C headphones with attach rates growing significantly year-over-year, and we are thrilled that a major OEM is shipping our solution. Synaptics is a world-wide leader in USB-based headset technology and is well-positioned with its established portfolio and strong roadmap ranging from entry-level codecs, to feature-rich solutions such as hybrid active noise cancellation, smart voice pick-up, noise suppression solutions, as well as Hi-Fidelity codecs,” says Saleel Awsare, corporate vice president and general manager, Audio and Imaging Business at Synaptics.
Synaptics’ AudioSmart digital headset SoC family includes a multi-tier product line featuring a wide range of audio codec solutions to meet the needs of various audio applications including USB Type-C headsets, 3D gaming headsets, as well as more compact universal communication office headsets. The company's broad array of low-power, high-resolution multi-core hardware codecs and audio software technologies enable greater innovation and differentiation within the market, helping manufacturers develop new and exciting high-performance headsets, headphones, hearables and audio accessories.