ClearSignal-Auto™ is a package of Software IP, providing multimode Digital Broadcasting capability in an automotive receiver. Executed on a Blackfin processor by Analog Devices, this is a proven solution that has been deployed in high-end German automotive cars.
ClearSignal-Auto was designed to be included in the modern infotainment environment, where the digital receiver is part of a high-tech system that is connected to other hardware and sensors, such as mobile phones, navigation devices and downloaded content.
Designed to be quickly and efficiently integrated into an existing system already based on ADI's Blackfin processor, the innovative ClearSignal-Auto maximizes the usage efficiency of the existing hardware resources (DSP and memory), thus leaving a sufficient amount for the existing applications. ClearSignal-Auto can be used on either a single Blackfin processor or in a multiple-chip configuration and the result is a fast and cost-effective development cycle.
A complete Digital Radio solution executed on a single Blackfin comprises: