View all newsletters
Receive our newsletter - data, insights and analysis delivered to you
  1. Technology
March 3, 1994

SHARP READY WITH HIGH-VOLUME ARM6 SHIPS AT $25.50

By CBR Staff Writer

Sharp Electronics Corp announces from its base in Camas, Washington that it is set to begin shipments of its version of the Advanced RISC Machines Ltd ARM610 microprocessor, the LH74610, for use in consumer and embedded applications. High volume production has begun at its fabrication facility in Fukuyama, Japan. The company reckons that the Japanese fab provides the manufacturing capacity that has been lacking in the ARM partnership, and can supply the powerful, low-cost microprocessors in quantities that will meet expected demand. Sharp has organised a US product team in Camas to provide technical support for the LH74610 as a standard part. It offers a software tool kit for code development without supporting hardware, at $1,000, $300 for a limited time; a hardware-software development kit is $2,000. Samples of the LH74610 are available now with volume in May at $25.50 for 10,000-up. Sharp is also set to combine the ARM7 core with its static RAM, EEPROM and mask ROM memory technologies on a single die for space and power savings for portable ap plications. Sharp’s plans for the ARM processors in clude a series of applicat ion-specific standard prod ucts using the ARM7 core, and 3.3V version of ARM6.

Content from our partners
Rethinking cloud: challenging assumptions, learning lessons
DTX Manchester welcomes leading tech talent from across the region and beyond
The hidden complexities of deploying AI in your business

Websites in our network
Select and enter your corporate email address Tech Monitor's research, insight and analysis examines the frontiers of digital transformation to help tech leaders navigate the future. Our Changelog newsletter delivers our best work to your inbox every week.
  • CIO
  • CTO
  • CISO
  • CSO
  • CFO
  • CDO
  • CEO
  • Architect Founder
  • MD
  • Director
  • Manager
  • Other
Visit our privacy policy for more information about our services, how Progressive Media Investments may use, process and share your personal data, including information on your rights in respect of your personal data and how you can unsubscribe from future marketing communications. Our services are intended for corporate subscribers and you warrant that the email address submitted is your corporate email address.
THANK YOU