Benchmarq introduces pair of clock ICs for ACPI spec

July 1997
Electronic News;07/21/97, Vol. 43 Issue 2177, p20
Trade Publication
Introduces Benchmarq Microelectronics' bq3285LD and bq3285ED, a pair of real-time clock integrated circuits (ICs) which comply with the Advanced Configuration and Power Interface (ACPI) specification. Alarm functions that allow software applications to wake the computer for various activities; Microsoft, Intel and Toshiba as co-writers of the ACPI standards; Backward-compatibility of the two clocks.


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