Marvell AQcelerate PHYs for automotive applications are based on industry proven AQrate Multi-Gig technology. The AQcelerate AQV109 PHY delivers 2.5Gbps Ethernet speeds, providing transfer rates which are critical for safe, secure ADAS and autonomous vehicle (AV) networks inside the vehicle, as well as supporting all the infotainment requirements of the connected car. OEMs using the AQcelerate product line will benefit from the reliability and cost effectiveness of copper cabling while supporting new automotive applications that can only be enabled by an In-Vehicle Network (IVN) based on Multi-Gig technology.
The AQcelerate AQV109 handles all physical layer functions required for 2.5Gbps transmission over automotive cables and is automotive qualified based on the AEC-Q100 industry standard. Other key features include IEEE MACsec, Energy Efficient Ethernet (EEE), and IEEE 1588v2 Precision Time Protocol (PTP).