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Glossary:Application Specific Integrated Circuit

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A custom or semi-custom device designed to fulfil the requirements of a defined application. Unlike CPLDs or FPGAs, ASICs are foundry programmed and cannot be re-programmed by the user.


See also: Complex Programmable Logic Device, Field Programmable Gate Array

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