Light Peak


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Light Peak

The code name for the Thunderbolt interface when it was originally planned to use an optical fiber. See Thunderbolt.
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Equipped with gallium arsenide optical devices, Light Peak cables initially will accommodate 10 Gb/s with later iterations handling 40 Gb/s and upward to 100-Gb/s transfer rates.
Already, Sony has signed onto the technology and will take its first shipment of Light Peak, which include the Egyptian designed transceivers, next year.
"Intel is pleased to be working with SAE Magnetics to make Light Peak optical components ready to ship in 2010", said Jason Ziller, Director, Optical I/O Program Office, Intel Corp.
is working on a new optical interconnect that could possibly link mobile devices to displays and storage up to 100 meters away, a company official said.<p>The company is researching the Light Peak optical interconnect technology, which could communicate data between systems and devices associated with PCs at speeds of up to 10Gbits/sec., said David Perlmutter, vice president and general manager of Intel's mobility group.
Holographic White screen autostereoscopic screen Reflected projector 425 513 627 440 490 550 575 light peak wavelenths, nm Signal/noise ratio 0% 1% 20% 14% 22% 18% 33% Holographic autostereoscopic screen versus white screen with 75% reflectivity