InvenSense™ Introduces Industry’s Highest Performance Top Port MEMS Analog Microphone



65 dB SNR with Low-Power Mode for ‘AlwaysOn’ Applications

InvenSense, Inc. (NYSE: INVN), the leading provider of MotionTracking™ sensor system on chip (SoC) and Sound devices, announces the InvenSense ICS-40161 top port MEMS microphone targeted towards mobile electronic devices such as smartphones, tablets, remote controls, smart TVs, Bluetooth headsets, and digital still/video cameras. The new InvenSense ICS-40161 top port microphone provides the same performance as the previously announced ICS-40160 bottom port microphone. The availability of both a top and bottom port microphone provides customers maximum flexibility in mechanical and acoustical design.

Contextual awareness is driving the need for low-power ‘AlwaysOn’ sensors. The ICS-40161 microphone meets this challenge with its ‘AlwaysOn’ mode, while offering 65 dB SNR, high Acoustic Overload Point (AOP), and excellent matching in high performance mode.

“InvenSense has achieved another industry first, delivering a top port microphone matching the performance of its bottom port counterpart,” said Ali Foughi, Vice President of Marketing and Business Development at InvenSense. “InvenSense continues to lead the industry in bringing innovative human-like interface, including both motion and audio, to consumer electronics.”

Sampling of the InvenSense ICS-40161 will commence in Q2 of 2014. InvenSense is exhibiting in booth # D61 in Hall 7 at the 2014 Mobile World Congress taking place in Barcelona, Spain from February 24 – 27, 2014. To schedule press and partner meetings at the show, contact pr@invensense.com. For additional information and data sheets regarding the ICS-40161, please visit www.invensense.com or contact InvenSense Sales at sales@invensense.com.


About InvenSense

InvenSense Inc. (NYSE: INVN) is the world’s leading provider of MotionTracking™ sensor system on chip (SoC) and Sound solutions for consumer electronic devices. The company’s patented InvenSense Fabrication Platform and patent-pending MotionFusion™ technology address the emerging needs of many mass-market consumer applications via improved performance, accuracy, and intuitive motion-, gesture- and sound-based interfaces. InvenSense technology can be found in consumer electronic products including smartphones, tablets, gaming devices, optical image stabilization, and remote controls for Smart TVs. The company’s MotionTracking products are also being integrated into a number of industrial applications. InvenSense is headquartered in San Jose, California and has offices in China, Taiwan, Korea, Japan, Slovakia, and Wilmington, MA. More information can be found at www.invensense.com.

Contact Information

InvenSense Inc.

1197 Borregas Ave.
Sunnyvale, CA, 94089
USA

toll-free: 408.988.7339
sales@invensense.com
http://invensense.com

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