Graphics & Video Cards

Electronic Components & Devices, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Mobile SoCs optimize LTE broadcast capabilities.

March 11, 2015

Equipped to support eMBMS evolved Multimedia Broadcast and Multicast Service technology, ARMADA® PXA1802, PXA1920, PXA1928, PXA1908, and PXA1936 enable smartphones, mobile hotspots, and home gateways to play multicast video streams starting with Android L operating system support. eMBMS provides effective and efficient way to multicast streams on single frequency LTE networks to satisfy growing convergence of linear TV and on-demand content over mobile networks. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Ultra HD SoC Devices integrate MoCA 2.0 IP interface.

March 9, 2015

Designed for connected home gateways and IP clients, Models BCM7448S and BCM7449S support multiple Ultra HD video compression standards for operators and manufacturers to deliver variety of 4K content to home subscribers. Chips feature dual core ARMv7 32-bit CPUs, Ultra HD HEVC and VP9 p60 decoding, and mobile applications compatible OpenGL ES 3.1 3D GPU. In addition, SoCs provide advanced content security technology, including watermarking and DCAS cardless security. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Imaging IP enables human-like intelligent vision processing.

March 3, 2015

Supporting real-time 3D depth map and point cloud processing for 3D scanning, CEVA-XM4 aids implementation of energy-efficient, human-like vision and visual perception capabilities in embedded systems. Programmable wide-vector architecture features fixed- and floating-point processing, multiple simultaneous scalar units, and vision-oriented instruction set. Parallel random memory access and 2D data processing scheme enable 4,096-bit processing in single cycle with memory bandwidth <512 bits. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices

HMI Embedded Video Engines offer 800 x 600 pixel resolution.

March 3, 2015

With optimized algorithms for smooth video playback, FT81xQ Series provides up to 1 MB memory capacity and quad SPI interface that accelerates data transfer rates. Multiple palettes are supported, covering 16-bit and 32-bit colors with transparency. Screen rotation through 90° permits both landscape and portrait orientations. Offering resistive/capacitive touch functionality, Models FT810Q/FT811Q have 18-bit RGB interfacing while Models FT812Q/FT813Q have 24-bit RGB interfacing. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Low Power Audio/Voice DSPs supports EVS codec.

February 26, 2015

CEVA-TeakLite DSPs support Enhanced Voice Services (EVS) codec, which is backwards-compatible with AMR Wideband (AMR-WB) and Narrowband (AMR-NB) standards and delivers optimized voice and audio quality on any cellular network. For existing licensees of CEVA-TeakLite DSPs, including CEVA-Teaklite-III and CEVA-TeakLite-4 DSPs, EVS can be quickly added to baseband processors to upgrade voice experience. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

PCIe Video Card supports multi-display digital signage.

February 13, 2015

With quad outputs, Model C420 drives up to 4 displays or projectors at resolutions up to 2560 x 1600 per output. Two cards together can drive 8 displays from single system. Secure Mini DisplayPort connectivity prevents loose cabling, while 2 GB of on-board memory ensures smooth video playback and graphics performance. Featuring fanless, low-profile design, C420 is suited for SFF systems and digital signage PCs used for public information displays, video walls, and multi-display workstations. Read More

Vision Systems, Robotics, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Vision Processor enhances fixed industrial robot functionality.

February 9, 2015

Optimized for continuous use in factory environments,, Adept SmartVision MX can add vision guidance and inspection to industrial robot applications. Unit features Intel® Core® i7 CPU, SSD, fanless architecture, and operating temperature range suited for industrial use. Compatible with machine vision cameras offering diverse resolution options in color or monochrome, device is equipped with Gigabit Ethernet ports with PoE and USB 3.0 ports to concurrently accommodate up to 8 cameras. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Blade Workstations integrate PCoIP technology.

February 4, 2015

Based on Dell® M630 and supporting up to 2 Intel® Xeon™ E5-2600 v3 processors, DXM630 PCoIP® Blade Workstation delivers true 64-bit workstation OS on server-grade hardware with as many as 36 cores. System supports 768 GB of DDR4 memory and integrated solid state drives. Up to 16 workstation blades can be installed in only 10U of rack space. For virtualized environments, DXM-A variant provides PCoIP hardware offload processing power to optimize frames per second delivered to end point. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Embedded XMC features AMD 6-head GPU.

January 30, 2015

Based on AMD's Radeon E8860 GPU, featuring 2 GB of GDDR5, Model M596 is capable of routing simultaneous digital and analog streams in multiple output formats. XMC integrates graphics language acceleration, parallel processing engines as well as video and audio decompression units. It also supports advanced graphics and video standards including DirectX, OpenGL, and Shader. With rugged design, XMC is suitable for harsh environments that have versatile video overlay and capture requirements. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Ethernet Accelerator helps transition to 10 and 100G networks.

January 23, 2015

Providing 100 Gbps capture with zero packet loss, PCI-SIG®-compliant NT100E3-1-PTP assists network appliance manufacturers as they make transition from 1 to 10 and 10 to 100 Gbps networks. One-port unit helps users understand and identify specific data by enabling analysis in real-time for applications that require 100 Gbps connectivity. Accelerator offers time-stamping of every Ethernet frame with nanosecond resolution, plus flexible support of multiple time synchronization schemes. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Wi-Fi Processor supports 160 MHz bandwidth.

January 8, 2015

Combining 802.11ac Wave-2 4x4 processor with beamforming and MU-MIMO support, Avastar® 88W8964 achieves 2.6 Gbps peak data rate for high speed and secure access points and smart gateways. MU-MIMO allows simultaneous and concurrent sessions from one access point to several client devices, while beamforming enables seamless streaming of HD video in locations where devices could previously maintain only minimal connection to network. In addition, 802.11mc provides precision location capability. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices

HEVC Set-top Box SoCs feature integrated 4x4 5G Wi-Fi.

January 8, 2015

With integrated MHL 2.0, Models BCM7250 and BCM72502 bring full-featured set-top box functionality to OTT streaming media player and HDMI stick formats, respectively. Units provide 2x2 and 4x4 5G WiFi connectivity options via high-speed PCIe interface. Chips' 4x4 5G WiFi option is powered by BCM4366 4x4 MU-MIMO device, which enables broadcast-quality video delivery over Wi-Fi. SoCs also integrate 6000 DMIPS B15 ARMv7-A CPU, 1.0 Gpix/s OpenGL ES 3.0 3D GPU, and HEVC decoder. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices

Reference Platform integrates dual concurrent 802.11 radios.

January 8, 2015

Comprising ARMADA-395 SoC and Avastar 88W8964 WiFi processor featuring dual concurrent 802.11 radios, Model AP3200 supports low-power fanless applications such as enterprise access points, smart gateways, and multi-room carrier-grade video distribution. Dual radios integrate 4x4 802.11ac Wave-2 with 160 MHz support and MU-MIMO, and 4x4 802.11n with 256 QAM support. Featuring dual core host CPU running up to 1.8 GHz, ARMADA-395 SoC supports 1 Gbps/2.5 Gbps/10 Gbps Ethernet. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices

Multi-Standard Ultra HD SoCs feature VP9 decode support.

January 8, 2015

Supporting client and media gateway STB applications, BCM7251S and BCM7252S support up to 60 fps on codec. Support for Google VP9 open video compression standard lets users stream 4K YouTube content to STBs and display to TV. Combined with 5G WiFi device BCM4366, BCM7252S, which has dual-core Brahma15, 12k DMIPS CPU, wirelessly delivers Ultra HD viewing experience throughout residence. BCM7251S employs dual-core Brahma15, 10k DMIPS CPU. Various connectivity peripherals are standard. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices

Digital-Terrestrial Video SoC aids digital transition in Mexico.

December 29, 2014

Intended for HD converter boxes and STB platforms used in Mexico, BCM7543 integrates ATSC-compliant 8VSB digital channel demodulator, MPEG2 and H.264 HD video decoder, and GPU. Complete hardware and software turnkey system also features 1,100 DMIPS CPU, Dolby Digital and MPEG audio decoder, RF 3-4 modulator, and analog A/V and HDMI output. Tuner scan and lock, signal strength meter, software device drivers, FastRTV® technology, audio leveling, and USB 2.0 port are also included. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Software

Image Generator Server targets training and simulation market.

December 10, 2014

Consisting of integrated hardware and software platform with security and connectivity pre-configured and built in, Edge 7320 System drives OEMs' image generators in training and simulation market. Platform is based on ATX Q87 motherboard supporting 4th generation Intel® Core™ i7/5/3 LGA 1150 processors. Supplied in 2U, 19 in. rackmount configuration, system is equipped with diagnostics and monitoring capabilities to optimize visual system and simulator uptime. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Communication Systems & Equipment

Streaming Input Card works with DigitalMedia(TM) switchers.

November 28, 2014

With DMC-STR Streaming Input Card, Crestron DM® card-based switchers can receive H.264 video stream over IP network. Source can be IP camera, streaming server, or from DMC-STRO streaming output card in another DM switcher. Because DigitalMedia provides both point-to-point and streaming on single platform, signal can be distributed via HDMI®, HDBaseT®, or fiber. DMC-STR supports streams at resolutions up to HD 1080p, with bitrates up to 25 Mbps. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers, Electronic Components & Devices, Display & Presentation Equipment

eDP-to-MIPI Dual-DSI Bridge Chipset brings 4K2K UHD to portables.

November 26, 2014

Supplied in 5.0 x 5.0 mm package with 0.5 mm ball pitch, TC358860XBG Embedded DisplayPort™ (eDP™)-to-MIPI® dual-Display Serial Interface (DSI) converter chipset enables 4K2K ultra high definition (UHD) experience for such handheld devices as tablets, phablets, and portable gaming systems. Chip incorporates video format conversion and compression technology and offers refresh rates beyond 60 fps as well as eDP incoming data support for VESA eDP v1.4 from 1.62–5.4 Gbps. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers, Electronic Components & Devices

Embedded SoC fosters graphical HMI implementation on FPGAs.

November 19, 2014

Integrating memory and display control, graphics accelerator, alpha blending and transparency, as well as various HMI graphics objects, Lattice Semiconductor embedded HMI-On-Chip (HOC) accelerates creation and implementation of embedded graphical HMIs on Lattice FPGAs. Complete functionality required for display driving, graphics rendering, and embedded visualization – scalable from small size QVGA to large full HD displays as well as other system interfaces – is provided. No OS is required. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Processing Appliance supports high density voice and video.

November 6, 2014

With SharpMedia™ 2U Platform, communications service providers can add high density voice and video processing to networks using standard rack server architecture. Carrier-grade media processing acceleration appliance uses Octasic DSPs scalable from 4–48 across 4 PCI Express cards to provide voice and video processing engine, supported by single or dual Intel® Xeon® E5-2600 host processors. Platform can provide over 30,000 channels of standard voice gateway transcoding. Read More