Press Release Summary:
Utilizing silicon technology for optimized analog picture quality, Tahoe High Definition DVR set-top box features dual tuners for 2-channel recording and expandable 160 GB internal hard drive. It offers home media server DVR functionality as well as DOCSIS v2.0 cable modem/DSG capability, and SATA connectivity for connecting external hard drives.
Original Press Release:
Pace Launches 'Tahoe' HD DVR Set-Top Box Solution
To be exhibited at NCTA's National Show April 3-5, exhibit #5958
Boca Raton, FL., March 28, 2005: Pace Micro Technology, a leading digital set-top box provider specializing in the development of emerging technologies across all television platforms, today announced the launch of its Tahoe High Definition (HD) Digital Video Recorder (DVR) set-top box solution.
Pace Americas' President Michael Pulli said, "Our Tahoe HD DVR set-top box is hands down the best in its class. We took the time to review existing DVR set-top boxes and improved upon them in almost every way. Tahoe has the best picture, largest hard drive, greatest connectivity - including SATA for connecting external hard drives - , most flexible dual decoding for HD programming, most innovative styling, in the industry today.
The Tahoe HD DVR set-top box features include:
o Dual tuners for two-channel recording
o Expandable 160 GB next generation internal hard drive
o Dual HD decoding for HD picture-in-picture
o Home media server DVR functionality
o DOCSIS v2.0 Cable Modem/DSG capability
o New silicon technology for optimized analog picture quality
o Extensive connectivity and memory options
Pulli added, "Since we're in a unique position as the only set-top box provider with licenses and technology to deploy boxes on all types of cable T.V. networks, the Tahoe HD DVR is built with a common platform designed to operate on North American cable networks. This underscores a major part of our long-term strategy for the North American market, which is to develop set-top box solutions with a common platform that can easily be deployed on any network."
The Tahoe HD DVR set-top box solution will be on display at the upcoming National Cable & Telecommunications Association's (NCTA) upcoming National Show in San Francisco, April 3-5, in booth #5958.
About Pace Micro Technology
Pace Micro Technology plc (LSE: PIC) is a leading digital set-top box provider specializing in the development of emerging technologies across all television platforms. Headquartered in the United Kingdom with additional offices in France and Hong Kong, Pace's North and South American office is in Boca Raton, Fla. Please visit Pace's web site at www.pacemicro.com.