Microchip Technology Inc

Wireless Audio Solutions

Microchip's wireless audio solutions, which include the JukeBlox® Wi-Fi® connected audio platform, propel the company to an unequaled position in the wireless audio market. The JukeBlox platform offers popular music applications along with the industry-standard Ethernet and Wi-Fi interfaces to give consumers access to music content from all over the world via their home networks or the internet. With over 8 million modules in audio products to date, the JukeBlox SDK offers proprietary ease-of-use features including multi-zone, integrated streaming music services, cross-platform interoperability for iOS®, Android™ and Windows® 8 operating systems, as well as support for multiple HD codecs.

JukeBlox Customer Portal

In addition to Wi-Fi audio solutions, Microchip offers support for flexible Bluetooth® streaming audio solutions based on PIC32 microcontrollers. These MCU-based systems offer you the ability to tailor system features and functions to your applications. Advanced functions include support for multiple phone break-in modes, graphical displays, audio equalizers and USB streaming playback.

KleerNet™ proprietary technology enables high-quality, low-latency wireless distribution of digital content to headphones, speakers and other audio devices to enhance the consumer’s listening experience.

Wi-Fi Audio

  • JukeBlox technology
  • USB transceivers, bridges, flash card and smart card readers
  • Support for upstream and sownstream Hi-Speed Inter-Chip (HSIC)
  • Support for USB-IF Battery Charging 1.2 and legacy portable devices

Bluetooth Audio

  • Low-cost, configurable Bluetooth audio solutions on PIC32 MCUs
  • Support for streaming SBC and AAC decoding over A2DP
  • Break-in mode support allowing multiple handsets connected to a single speaker
  • Optional support for USB playback, EQ functions and display control

KleerNet Technology

  • Home theater systems
  • 5.1 and 7.1 speaker systems
  • Soundbars and subwoofers
  • Headsets and headphones
  • Gaming headsets
  • Wireless rear speakers
  • Remote controllers
  • PCs and media devices
  • Televisions