Class-T(TM) Digital Amplifiers Provide High Quality Sound in Compact, Stylish Systems
SANTA CLARA, Calif., Oct. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Tripath Technology Inc., creators of Digital Power Processing (DPP®), announced that its Class-T(TM) digital audio amplifiers have been chosen by Yamaha for their three new TSX Tabletop CD-R/RW Receiver Systems. Audio manufacturers are turning to Tripath, which has shipped more than six million Class-T digital amplifiers, due to the reduction in power consumption, high-quality sound, size and weight of their products. The company has begun volume shipments of its amplifier products to Yamaha. Tripath's amplifiers provide high-quality performance in Yamaha's unique flexible format that distinguishes it from other tabletop receivers.
"We believe this recent Yamaha design-win in the growing Tabletop Receiver market is further validation of Tripath Class-T technology by a leading consumer electronics manufacturer. Tripath is pleased to support Yamaha's desire to provide a richer audio experience for their customers," said Dr. Adya Tripathi, Chairman, President and CEO of Tripath. "This latest use of the Digital Power Processing (DPP) technology by Yamaha demonstrates that a high quality tabletop audio system can be accomplished cost effectively without a burden on the system design."
Yamaha TSX-20, TSX-15 and TSX-10 Tabletop CD-R/RW Receivers improved power efficiency allows these systems to produce quality sound in a stylish, flexible, compact format. The Class-T digital amplifier incorporated into the receiver enables 2x20W of high-fidelity sound.
About Tripath Technology
Based in Santa Clara, California, Tripath Technology Inc. owns the patented technology called Digital Power Processing (DPP®) technology, which combines modern advances in digital signal processing and power processing. Tripath's Class-T(TM) digital audio amplifiers rely on a fundamentally new approach to amplifier design that uses semiconductor-based amplifiers that provide significant performance, power efficiency, size, weight and cost advantages over traditional amplifier technology. Tripath's current products target audio applications with sales to leading consumer electronic and computer companies, such as Sony, Aiwa, Hitachi, Blaupunkt and Apple Computer; as well as DSL communications equipment providers, such as Alcatel Microelectronics, with Tripath's low power line drivers for central office applications. For more information please visit our web site at http://www.tripath.com .
About Yamaha Corporation
Yamaha Corporation manufactures a variety of musical instruments and professional audio equipment for professionals and amateur enthusiasts. Since the late 1980s, Yamaha has been the leader in CD-recorder development, producing high performance recorders that redefined industry standards. From its base in Hamamatsu City, southwest of Tokyo, the company is also a leading producer of audio/visual products, semiconductors and other computer-related products, electronic equipment and specialty metals. For information about Yamaha's products or services, please visit Yamaha's website at www.yamaha.co.jp/english.
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SOURCE: Tripath Technology Inc.