AVA Semiconductor is a fabless semiconductor company that uses digital, mixed-signal and RF CMOS-based technologies to develop smart electronic solutions. Using our remarkable set of IP’s allows OEMs to develop cost-effective and high-performance products.

AVA Semiconductor is also a design services company and can offer its design expertise to OEM or system companies.

Below is a list of more important IP’s that we have developed over the years. For further information regarding any of these, please feel free to contact us.

Processors and Peripherals

  • High performance 32-bit RISC processor
  • 8- and 16-bit CISC processors
  • Single-chip multiple-channel voice over packet processor
  • Crypto processor (for various cryptographic algorithms)
  • Encryption accelerators (DES, 3DES)
  • Memory management and memory protection units
  • 32-bit direct memory controller (DMA)
  • Programmable vector interrupt controller

Analog and RF

  • Frequency synthesizer
  • Voltage comparator
  • Various filters
  • Digital to analog converters
  • Analog to digital converters
  • Low noise amplifier
  • Mixers


  • AMBA AHB master and slave
  • Memory interfaces (Flash, SRAM, DRAM)
  • Ethernet in the First Mile (EFM)
  • Ethernet MAC
  • HomePNA
  • PCI-X Bus interface
  • PCM Interface (E1, ST-Bus, McBSP)
  • SPI, I2C, UART

Software Products and Solutions

  • Operating system for smart card and SIM card applications
  • Voice compression and decompression (ITU-T G.711, G.729AB, G.723.1, G.726)
  • Comfort noise generation (CNG)
  • Voice activity detection (VAD)
  • Echo cancellation/suppression