Kandou Demonstrates Prototype of First USB4 Multiprotocol Retimer at CES

Lausanne, Switzerland, December 12, 2019

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Matterhorn’s Benefits Include Faster Video Processing, Data Transfer Connections to Drive Next-Generation USB-Enabled Devices

Kandou, an innovative leader in high-speed, energy efficient, chip-to-chip link solutions, will demonstrate a working prototype of the industry’s first USB-C® multiprotocol retimer solution with USB4™ support at CES January 7-10 in Las Vegas, Nev.

The prototype will showcase the benefits of Kandou’s Matterhorn USB Type-C® 40 GB/s multiprotocol switch and bidirectional bit-level retimer solution for faster video processing and data transfer connections to drive next-generation USB enabled devices. It follows the USB Implementers Forum (USB-IF) specification for USB4 and targets a wide range of applications that include mobile, tablet and desktop PCs, active cables, monitors, docking stations, external hard solid-state drives, and gaming consoles.

Demos of the Matterhorn USB-C® multiprotocol retimer solution for pre-qualified attendees under NDA will be held during CES from Tuesday through Friday, January 7-10, in Suite MP26264 at the Las Vegas Convention Center South Hall 2. To request a demonstration slot, send an email to sales@kandou.com.

More detailed information about Kandou’s Matterhorn USB retimer solution will be available at the end of January.

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