Toshiba launches Industry’s first 4K HDMI to MIPI Dual-DSI converter chipset with video format conversion
Toshiba Electronics Europe today announced the launch of TC358870XBG, the industry’s first 4K High Definition Multimedia Interface (HDMI) to MIPI dual-DSI converter chipset with video format conversion. The new Toshiba IC drives up to 4K Ultra HD (3840 x 2160 pixels) at a refresh rate of 30 frames per second (fps) with a dual-DSI interface. Toshiba TC358870XBG also supports WQXGA (2560×1600) at 60 frames per second and full HD resolutions at 120 fps. The chips low latency enhances real-time gaming applications and virtual reality products with high resolution LCD displays.
The Toshiba TC358870XBG also supports conversion of HDMI audio input stream to I2S, TDM, or SLIMbus (Serial Low-power Inter-chip Media Bus), allowing use in a wide range of applications. TC358870XBG is supplied in an FBGA80 package (7x7mm with 0.65mm ball pitch). Sample shipments will start from the end of April, with mass production scheduled to start in September.