Enabling the Future of Smartphone User Experience

QuickLogic CSSPs offer a variety of solutions and technologies for the smartphone market, increasing user experience and providing hardware differentiation

Technologies and Use Cases

Smartphone Use Case

Hard logic PSBs and available programmable logic space varies by device


QuickLogic's proprietary VEE technology greatly enhances the user’s viewing experience by optimizing the display data for the human eye.

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Display Power Optimizer (DPO) technology extend system battery life by an average of 25% without negatively affecting the user experience.

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Sensor Hub

QuickLogic’s ArcticLink® 3 S1/S2 Ultra-Low Power Sensor Hubs (ULPSH) are the first device to meet the power thresholds and support the sensor processing functions required to make always-on sensors in smartphones and tablets a mainstream reality.

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Inter-processor communication technology allows system designers a quick and easy method to build a common communication scheme between two processors.

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Sensor Hub

Platform Features
ArcticLink 3 S2

The ArcticLink 3 S2, the second generation sensor hub platform from QuickLogic, features a processing platform ideal for the needs of power-conscious OEMs. Featuring 4x the computational performance, 4x the on-board algorithm capacity and 8x sensor data buffer storage plus programmable fabric, the S2 is the sensor hub of choice for smartphone and wearable OEMs. 

ArcticLink 3 S1

The ArcticLink 3 S1 Ultra-Low Power Sensor Hub (ULPSH) is the first device to meet the power thresholds and support the sensor processing functions required to make always-on sensors in smartphones a mainstream reality. Available as a Catalog CSSP featuring Sensor Platform Inc's FreeMotion library or as a fully OEM-configurable CSSP, the ArcticLink 3 S1 sensor hub is the best choice for power-conscious system designers.

Visual and Display

Platform Features
ArcticLink III VX

The ArcticLink III VX Solution Platform family integrates Visual Enhancement Engine (VEE™) HD+, Display Power Optimizer (DPO) HD+ technologies with LVDS, MIPI and RGB interfaces including display bridging, interface pass through and dual output architectures into a single chip solution for smartphones.

ArcticLink III BX

The ArcticLink III BX solution platform features a variety of display bridging technologies useful for smartphones where the processor/CPU interface differs from that of the display interface. Featuring 15 silicon variants differing in input and output interface as well as maximum resolution supported, the ArcticLink III BX bridging solution is ideal for applications where low power and small size is key to success.


Platform Features
PolarPro® 3

QuickLogic’s PolarPro 3 programmable logic devices are designed to address the next generation needs of mobile designers. Featuring 1,019 logic cells in an extremely small 2 x 2.5mm package, the PolarPro 3 operates on as little as 55µA static power, making it ideal for low power applications where long battery life is key to a positive user experience

PolarPro and PolarPro II

The PolarPro and PolarPro II solution platforms offer a spectrum of PSBs such as SDIO/SD/MMC, high speed UARTs, keyboard control, SPI and I²C ports, advanced clock management and others in low cost, small form factor packaging.

The ArcticLink 3 S2 Ultra-low Power Sensor Hub 

Pantech uses QuickLogic's VEE in the Vega 5 smartphone.

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