Broadcom Corporation has announced its next generation Persona Internet Protocol (IP) communications platform for multimedia connected consumer devices. The Persona platform consists of the Broadcom BCM11211 communications processor and the Broadcom BCM11181 multimedia processor.
The BCM11211 high performance RISC and DSP processor cores enable advanced end user productivity applications such as rich GUI/web browsers and multimedia content. Its peripheral support hosts SDIO for memory cards, dual USB ports to enable external media devices, as well as PC connectivity. The BCM11211 connects to Broadcom’s Bluetooth, Wi-Fi and GPS connectivity products, allowing OEMs to add wireless technologies and expanded functionality for next generation wireless products.
Designed for advanced mobile multimedia products, the BCM11181 multimedia processor is power-efficient and optimized for images, video capture and playback, and 3D graphics.