Resources Contact Us Home
Browse by: INVENTOR PATENT HOLDER PATENT NUMBER DATE
 
 
Smart memory read out for power saving










Image Number 4 for United States Patent #7277340.

A method and a circuit are given, to implement and realize power saving Sense Electronics Endowed (SEE) memory using modified memory read cycles, named as Smart Memory Readout (SMR). In an SMR-mode read cycle, the memory is only active a small fraction of a clock cycle thus saving power. In this small fraction where the memory is enabled by SMR-mode read, the memory content is read to a shadow register and held until read by the microcontroller. Said circuit and method are designed in order to be implemented with a very economic number of components, capable to be realized with modern integrated circuit technologies.








 
 
  Recently Added Patents
Providing policy-based operating system services in an operating system on a computing system
Avoiding conflict in update in distributed environment employing multiple clients
Badge or pin
Differentiated PSIP table update interval technology
Transmission terminal, transmission system, transmission method, and recording medium storing transmission control program
Hydroxylated amide skin moisturizer
Biological analysis arrangement and approach therefor
  Randomly Featured Patents
Bearing plate
Ion selective fluorogenic reagents
Electron beam recording film
Line driver for producing operating condition invariant signal levels
Porous ceramic material
System and method for detecting and displaying wind shear
Safety closure having oversized thumbpads
Lid structure
Product pumping apparatus
Demountable wall system having a seamless covered wall