Sunday 4 December 2016 | RSS

 
    Feedback
     

    Marvell Technology

    News stories featuring Marvell Technology:

    NXP sues Marvell over Xbox NFC chips

    January 28th, 2015

    NXP Semiconductors has filed a patent infringement suit against rival chip maker Marvell, claiming that the NFC chips supplied by Marvell to Microsoft for use in the Xbox One video gaming console infringe four of… More

    WiFi Alliance adds support for NFC

    April 9th, 2014

    The WiFi Alliance has updated its WiFi Protected Setup certification program to include tap-to-connect functionality via NFC. The first products to support the NFC option are available now from Broadcom, Marvell, Mediatek and Qualcomm. Tap-to-connect… More

    Marvell announces wireless combo chip with NFC

    January 8th, 2014

    Chip maker Marvell has introduced a new quad-radio wireless combo chip for mobile devices that includes support for NFC, Bluetooth 4.1, 1×1 802.11ac WiFi and FM radio. The Avastar 88W8887 is designed to provide “a… More

    Xbox One ships with NFC chip

    November 25th, 2013

    Microsoft’s new Xbox One entertainment system includes support for NFC functionality, via a Marvell Avastar 88W8897 combo chip that also incorporates Bluetooth 4.0 and WiFi, an iFixit teardown of the new console has revealed. Microsoft has not made any announcements regarding the Xbox One’s NFC capabilities and it is not yet clear how or if the computing giant plans to use the technology.

    Marvell adds NFC WiFi chip

    June 13th, 2012

    Chip maker Marvell has launched the Avastar 88W889, the first chip to include support for both 802.11ac WiFi and NFC. First announced at this year’s Mobile World Congress, the new chip is designed to be built into Ultrabooks, tablets, gaming consoles and smart TVs.

    Marvell adds NFC to WiFi chips

    February 29th, 2012

    WiFi chip maker Marvell has announced its first NFC combo chip products. The new Avastar chips will combine both WiFi and NFC and are aimed at a wide range of markets, including smartphones, printers, games… More

    Broadcom to enter NFC market, buys Innovision for $47.5m

    Broadcom to enter NFC market, buys Innovision for $47.5m

    June 18th, 2010

    Semiconductor giant Broadcom Corporation has announced it has agreed to acquire UK-based NFC specialist Innovision Research & Technology in a deal valued at US$47.5m. Innovision has developed a suite of designs, patents and expertise, known… More

    Innovision unveils next-generation NFC phone technology

    June 4th, 2010

    Adding NFC functionality to a mobile phone will soon cost less than a dollar, says Innovision’s Stephen Graham, with 15% to 20% of all the handsets shipped in 2012 set to include the company’s low-cost NFC technology. More

    NFC Forum adds 19 new members

    NFC Forum adds 19 new members

    March 9th, 2010

    Nineteen additional companies from fourteen countries have signed up to become members of the NFC Forum. The list of new members is headed by fabless semiconductor supplier Marvell Technology and Canadian mobile network operator Rogers… More

    RSS Feed for stories featuring Marvell Technology.

    • Find a list of all the companies and other organisations that have been featured in NFC World in our directory.