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Consumer and IoT Enablement

With the emergence of new cloud applications, interactive entertainment and home control services, Ethernet continues to be used as a trusted networking technology delivering a robust, high-performance and consistent, high-quality user experience. Ethernet has become ubiquitous in the smart home, connecting a wide range of devices from IoT broadband gateways, wireless routers, Set-Top Boxes (STB) and Over-The-Top (OTT) streaming media players. With the potential for IoT driven connectivity to further rise, coupled with a key focus to deliver improved energy savings, there is a strong need to adopt green Ethernet networking solutions.

Microchip, a leading supplier of LAN solutions for consumer applications, offers a broad portfolio of field-proven, highly-integrated and high-performance Ethernet solutions. Our foundation EtherGREEN™ platform allows delivery of highly energy-efficient solutions that enable critical energy and regulatory limits to be met. In addition, our EtherSynch® platform combines Ethernet communications, advanced quality of service and IEEE 1588v2 to enable superior synchronization performance for critical real-time applications. The portfolio includes an industry leading family of innovative Ethernet PHYs, switches and software that together provide complete and cost-effective solutions for smart home applications with up to Gigabit speed.

Microchip is able to deliver solutions to address your next consumer product needs, together with the technical support needed to reduce your time to market.

To learn more about using Microchip’s Ethernet solutions, please select an application example below.

IP Set-Top Box

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STB/OTT Media Player

ip tv stb Learn More

Broadband Gateway
(DSL/Cable Modem)

broadband Learn More

Wireless Gateway

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