Driving Automotive AI Innovation: Accelerating Time-to-Market with Arasan Chip Systems’ Integrated IP Portfolio

The automotive industry is experiencing a rapid transformation with the integration of Artificial Intelligence (AI) technologies. From advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS) to autonomous driving, AI plays a pivotal role in enhancing vehicle safety, efficiency, and overall driving experience. Arasan Chip Systems’ comprehensive portfolio of integrated IPs, specifically tailored for automotive AI applications, offers a one-stop solution that significantly reduces time-to-market and empowers automotive SOC designers to innovate with ease.

Arasan Chip Systems’ MIPI C/D-PHY Combo IP serves as the backbone for integrating advanced camera and display capabilities into automotive AI systems. With support for high-speed, low-power data transfer, this IP enables seamless communication between cameras, sensors, and the SOC. The integration of CSI and DSI controllers streamlines the design process, reducing complexity and enabling efficient deployment of AI-driven computer vision applications in automotive environments.

CSI Controller IP:
Arasan Chip Systems’ CSI controller IP enables the integration of high-resolution image sensors into automotive AI systems. By providing optimized data paths and control signals, this IP facilitates real-time video stream capture for applications such as object detection, lane departure warning, and pedestrian recognition. The robust CSI interface, backed by the MIPI C/D-PHY Combo IP, ensures reliable data transmission, essential for safety-critical automotive applications.

DSI Controller IP:
Arasan Chip Systems’ DSI controller IP enables seamless integration of high-quality displays into automotive AI systems. This IP supports various display configurations and ensures efficient transmission of visual information, including infotainment systems, heads-up displays (HUDs), and digital instrument clusters. The integration of the DSI controller with the MIPI C/D-PHY Combo IP guarantees synchronized and high-quality display output, enhancing the user experience and driver safety.

I3C IP and I3C PHY:
Arasan Chip Systems’ I3C IP and I3C PHY provide a versatile and efficient control bus solution for automotive AI systems. The I3C IP enables seamless communication between different components within the SOC, such as sensors, actuators, and AI processors. This standardized interface simplifies system architecture, reduces pin count, and enhances power efficiency, crucial factors in automotive applications. The I3C PHY ensures reliable data transmission with low latency, addressing the stringent requirements of automotive AI systems.

SoundWire Controller and SoundWire PHY:
Arasan Chip Systems’ SoundWire controller and PHY complete the audio subsystem of automotive AI systems. The SoundWire controller IP integrates seamlessly with audio devices such as microphones, speakers, and audio codecs, enabling features like voice recognition, audio playback, and audio processing. The SoundWire PHY ensures high-quality, low-latency audio transfer, enhancing the in-car entertainment experience and enabling voice-controlled AI functionalities.

Arasan Chip Systems’ integrated IP portfolio, consisting of MIPI C/D-PHY Combo IP, CSI and DSI controller IPs, I3C IP, I3C PHY, SoundWire controller, and SoundWire PHY, provides automotive SOC designers with a comprehensive solution for integrating AI capabilities into vehicles. This pre-integrated approach significantly reduces time-to-market, enabling automotive manufacturers to quickly develop AI-driven applications such as ADAS, autonomous driving, and in-car infotainment systems. With Arasan Chip Systems’ expertise and support, automotive AI innovation is accelerated, revolutionizing the driving experience and paving the way for a safer, more efficient future on the roads.