Latest Audi uses Blackfin and SHARC processors

Saturday, November 20, 2010

Audi is using Analog Devices' Blackfin and SHARC processors in its new A5 Coupé. The A5 includes the Symphony and Concert advanced digital radios, a Digital Audio Broadcast option, a six CD changer and a MultiMedia Device Interface for connecting to personal media players.

Peter Kohlschmidt, Audi;s Director Wireless, Acoustics, Connectivity, said: "Blackfin, in conjunction with additional ADI technologies, gave us competitive and distinguishing features that differentiate our new vehicle, enhance our brand positioning, and reflect our relentless pursuit of the perfect driving experience."