Freescale announced SOC and PMIC solutions to support E Ink's displays used in ePublishing applications

Freescfale announced three new members of the i.MX50 product family that enable compelling end devices featuring LCD and/or e-paper displays (EPDs). The e-paper handling ones are the i.MX507 and i.MX508 products - that has different levels of graphics capabilities for targeted EPD markets.

Freescale plans to offer an i.MX50 evaluation kit (EVK), as well as an e-reader reference design. Both development solutions include customized board support packages to streamline development. Samples of the i.MX507 are available now and start at $9.97 suggested resale for 10K units.

Posted: Jul 12,2011 by Ron Mertens