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a real number (a scalar) that is the product of two vectors

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When the computer calculates a dot-product using that user code and the received code pattern, it is really multiplying that user code by itself.
For example, if during transmission, interference problems block receipt of some of the minus ones or plus ones that were sent, then the dot-product for the sender's code might be +89 (because of missing data) even if k is (say) 101.
1 is tight in that it provides the best possible value for minimizing the maximum dot-product among k unit vectors.
Available functions include adders, multipliers, dividers, square root, dot-product, reciprocal square root, exponential and logarithm.
An algorithm common in image processing applications, a simple 64-sample dot-product, best illustrates this performance and power savings advantage of the LX5180.