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Jun 18, 2018

Join the Chip DIY Revolution -- Create Your Own IC with zCAD

We would like to thank our all of our backers for embracing our new technology with us, and thus we are providing a free trial of zCAD to each and every one of you. The ZGZL1BA IC on zOrigin was designed through zCAD, a cloud-based system design tool that allows users to tackle placement and routing of interconnects, electrical checks, and optimization. Every backer of this campaign will get a free trial of our zCAD software for designing their own chips.

zCAD Feature Highlights:

  • Select from a rich library of chiplets - pre-fabricated ICs that are validated by zGlue to be part of the ZiP system
  • Drag and drop placement tool for chiplets
  • Smart Routing: RF, decoupling capacitors, crystal, ground, power, high resistance and high voltage
  • Programmable interconnects with digital interfaces
  • Design capture: pSpice from OrCAD import and export, zCAD schematic capture

zCAD launch date will be announced later. Please feel free to reach out and share your feedback and ideas!

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Product Choices

$49

zOrigin

An incredibly small, ready-to-use fitness tracking fob that measures heart rate, temperature, and footsteps. Comes with 3D-printed enclosure, battery, charging cable, quickstart guide, and smartphone app.


$99

zOrigin Dev Board

This dev board breaks out and makes easily accessible all the pins and functionality of the ZGLZ1 chip, the custom ZiP that powers the zOrigin. Includes a PMOD connector, and two electrode pads and cables for heart rate monitoring.


$99

Five-pack of ZGLZ1BA Chips

Prototype your own projects using the same chip as used in zOrigin. Each chip is ten-by-ten, 0.8-mm-pitch BGA package measuring 8.7 mm x 9.1 mm.


$199

zOrigin Deluxe Kit

Includes one of each of the above pledge levels: one zOrigin, one zOrigin Dev Board, and one Five-pack of ZGLZ1BA Chips.

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Credits

zGlue


Meng He

Project Lead

Jawad Nasrullah

CTO

Kelly Huang

Marketing

Myron Shak

Ming Zhang

Hani Abidi

Omar Alnaggar

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