Chip Sets

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ALi, First Chipset Partner with Conax to Launch Conax Cardless Reference Design

Amsterdam and Taipei – ALi Corporation, a leading Set-Top Box (STB) solution provider, today announced that ALi's family of STB chipsets will be the first chipsets to support the new Conax Cardless solution for STBs. To enable rapid development of Cardless STBs, Conax and ALi offer a reference design where the security core of Conax Cardless is embedded. The comprehensive ALi reference design...

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HEVC Chipsets support UltraHD content.

Architected to support UltraHD/4k up to Main10 profile and up to 60 fps, series of SoCs includes BCM7251 for multi-HD/UltraHD IP set-top boxes and BCM7366 with direct broadcast satellite Full Band Capture front-end receiver, as well as two corresponding MoCA 2.0-enabled STB SoCs for cable and satellite video gateways, BCM7439 and BCM7376. Devices feature dual-core Brahma15 10000 DMIPs ARMv7...

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Chip Sets

DLP Chipset optimizes device display brightness, resolution.

Incorporating Tilt & Roll Pixel (TRP) architecture as well as adaptive IntelliBright™ suite of algorithms, 0.2 in.- TRP DLP Pico™ chipset brings brightness, through optical and power efficiency, as well as resolution up to WVGA (854 x 480), to next-generation smartphones, tablets, digital cameras, and wearable devices as near-eye displays.

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Dual-Core Chipset targets entry-level tablets.

Combining ARM-® Cortex™ dual-core CPU, PowerVR GPU core from Imagination Technologies, built-in full spec 1080p video encode/decode engine, and 1080p HDMI Tx integration, Model ATM7021 brings multimedia capabilities to entry level tablets. Chipset supports Android™ 4.2.2 Jelly Bean operating system and includes LPD Gen II architecture to extend battery life.

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Spreadtrum Announces WCDMA Design Win

40nm HSPA baseband chipset now in mass production, shipping in WCDMA feature phones for emerging markets SHANGHAI – Spreadtrum Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: SPRD; Spreadtrum" or the "Company"), a leading fabless semiconductor provider in China with advanced technology in 2G, 3G and 4G wireless communications standards, today announced that it has reached mass production of its first WCDMA...

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Chipset enables System Level Vectoring.

With- VINAX™ IVE1000 ASSP-based vector engine, operators can deliver quality triple-play broadband services, including multiple streams of HD-quality TV, Internet, and voice. By effectively eliminating crosstalk on system level, service providers can double data rates and achieve 100 Mbps symmetrical and beyond. In addition, up to 30% reduction in system power consumption can be achieved as...

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HD DOCSIS 2.0 STB Reference Platform serves emerging markets.

Fostering deployment of- 2-way STB solutions with HD and DOCSIS 2.0, Broadcom® chipset performs at 2000+ DMIPS and supports conditional access security (CAS) and DRM technologies. Dual-chip design that combines BCM3308 single-chip DOCSIS 2.0 cable modem device with BCM7584 HD digital cable STB SoC that integrates Full-Band Capture technology and IP video server technology. Solution also...

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SerDes Chips deliver video and audio to vehicle LCDs.

Providing 720p tablet-like experience, FPD-Link III DS90UH927Q-Q1 Serializer and DS90UH928Q-Q1 Deserializer deliver uncompressed- HD digital video and audio to touchscreen LCDs in vehicle's central information display and rear passenger seats. Deserializer offers automatic cable equalization, 24-bit color dithering, and white balancing. Chipset supports high-bandwidth digital content protection,...

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Miscellaneous Controllers

New Toshiba Microcontroller Offers Largest on-Chip SRAM in Its Class

Device Ideal for Complex Systems Needing to Process and Store Large Amounts of Data SAN JOSE, Calif.- – Toshiba America Electronic Components, Inc. (TAEC)*, a committed leader that collaborates with technology companies to create breakthrough designs, today launches its newest TX03 Series microcontroller (MCU), the TMPM36BF10FG.  Based on an ARM® Cortex®-M3 CPU core, the TMPM36BF10FG...

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Transceivers

ViXS(TM) Multimedia over Coax Alliance (MoCA®) Chip Set Achieves Certification

Certification enables volume production of ViXS' XConnex™ MoCA chips in Cable Gateway Deployments TORONTO –- ViXS Systems Inc. today announced that it has successfully completed and passed MoCA Certification on its MoCA chip set. The MoCA chip set consisting of the XConnex 1000 and XConnex 1030 passed the MoCA Certification Test Plan (CTP) at MoCA's authorized independent test facility of...

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