SiTime's MEMS Resonators Outperform Quartz

SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- Jul 10, 2013 -- SiTime Corporation, the fastest growing semiconductor company, today introduced TempFlat™ MEMS. Until recently, all MEMS oscillators used compensation circuitry to stabilize the output frequency over temperature. SiTime's TempFlat MEMS is a revolutionary breakthrough that eliminates temperature compensation, resulting in dramatically higher performance, smaller size, lower power and cost.

"The silicon MEMS oscillator market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 60% to $467M in 2018 and is one of the top three growth areas in the MEMS industry," said Laurent Robin, activity leader and principal analyst at Yole Developpement. "SiTime's TempFlat MEMS is an exciting development that enables SiTime to target any precision timing application, without exception. The unbeatable combination of SiTime's TempFlat MEMS technology and semiconductor infrastructure will permanently change the timing market, and accelerate the adoption of silicon MEMS timing solutions."

"SiTime was founded with the vision of revolutionizing the timing market with game-changing MEMS and analog technology. In 2006, our semiconductor process enabled the first production MEMS oscillator. Since then, we have had many firsts -- we introduced a MEMS TCXO, a MEMS oscillator with 500 femtoseconds of jitter, and a clock generator with integrated MEMS -- all of which are used in consumer, industrial and cloud applications. Most recently, we entered the fast-growing smartphone market with our TempFlat MEMS-based 32 kHz oscillators," said Rajesh Vashist, CEO of SiTime. "In 2011, SiTime demonstrated 100 PPB (parts per billion) stability with our high-performance temperature compensation. With TempFlat MEMS, which is 30 times better than SiTime's prior resonators, we can get to 5 PPB oscillators for Stratum 3E timing in base stations, small cells and optical networking. SiTime is now uniquely able to service all segments of the electronics industry."

SiTime TempFlat graphic/photo: http://www.sitime.com/tempflat-mems-graphic

About SiTime
SiTime Corporation, the fastest growing semiconductor company, is revolutionizing the $5B timing market with silicon MEMS timing solutions that replace legacy quartz products. With 80% market share and over 150 million devices shipped, SiTime is driving the electronics industry to use 100% silicon-based timing.

SiTime's configurable solutions enable customers to differentiate their products with higher performance, reduced size and better reliability. The rich feature set and flexibility of our solutions allows customers to consolidate their supply-chain, reducing cost of ownership and time to market. By using standard semiconductor processes and high volume plastic packaging, SiTime offers the best availability and shortest lead times in the industry.

Top-tier manufacturers are experiencing these benefits and recognize SiTime as The Smart Timing Choice™.

SiTime, the SiTime logo, TempFlat, TempFlat MEMS, the TempFlat MEMS logo, MEMS First and The Smart Timing Choice are trademarks of SiTime Corporation.

Add to Digg Bookmark with del.icio.us Add to Newsvine

Contact:
Piyush Sevalia
Executive Vice President, Marketing
SiTime Corporation
408.331.9138

Email Contact 





Review Article Be the first to review this article
CST: Webinar

Aldec Simulator Evaluate Now

Featured Video
Jobs
Principal PIC Hardware Controls Engineer for Infinera Corp at Sunnyvale, CA
RF IC Design Engineering Manager for Intel at Santa Clara, CA
Senior PIC Test Development Engineer for Infinera Corp at Sunnyvale, CA
Design Verification Engineer for Cirrus Logic, Inc. at Austin, TX
DSP Tools Engineer for Cirrus Logic, Inc. at Austin, TX
Upcoming Events
IC Open Innovation Panel During REUSE 2017 at Santa Clara Convention Center 5001 Great America Parkway Santa Clara CA - Dec 14, 2017
Essentials of Electronic Technology: A Crash Course at Columbia MD - Jan 16 - 18, 2018
Essentials of Digital Technology at MD - Feb 13 - 14, 2018
CST: Webinar series
TrueCircuits: UltraPLL



Internet Business Systems © 2017 Internet Business Systems, Inc.
25 North 14th Steet, Suite 710, San Jose, CA 95112
+1 (408) 882-6554 — Contact Us, or visit our other sites:
AECCafe - Architectural Design and Engineering TechJobsCafe - Technical Jobs and Resumes GISCafe - Geographical Information Services  MCADCafe - Mechanical Design and Engineering ShareCG - Share Computer Graphic (CG) Animation, 3D Art and 3D Models
  Privacy PolicyAdvertise