Tuners

Tuners

Spectra7 Announces 9 Design Wins with Consumer Electronics Giant Konka

Spectra7's SimplyRF™ Silicon Tuner Chips to be Used Across Multiple Ultra-Thin LED TV Models TORONTO and PALO ALTO, Calif. - (TSX-V: SEV) Spectra7 Microsystems Inc. ( Spectra7"), a high performance analog semiconductor company delivering unprecedented speed, resolution and signal fidelity to consumer and wireless infrastructure products, today announced that Konka Group Co., Ltd ("Konka"), a...

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Tuners

Cable Set Top Box SoCs drive global transitions to HDTV.

Engineered for entry-level international HDTV cable market, 40 nm Models BCM7581/BCM7582 integrate CPU with Floating Point Unit and 2D GPU, 1 GHz DVB-C tuner with advanced RF receiver technology, and audio processor that supports advanced audio formats as well as Broadcom automatic volume leveling technology. Devices also feature FastRTV® fast channel change technology, Ethernet port for...

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Signal Receivers

Satellite Out Door Unit meets demand for TV everywhere.

With integrated Full-Band Capture digital tuning technology, 40 nm Model BCM4550 minimizes satellite TV installation complexity for residential and multi-dwelling units. Unit supports 24 independent broadcast channels and features stacked channel technology, delivering HD video streams, multi-room DVR, and IP services throughout home via single cable.

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Demodulators

Multi Demodulator SoC digitizes 950-2,150 MHz spectrum.

Replacing multiple discrete tuners with one system-on-a-chip, 40 nm BCM4528 Full Band Capture Multi Demodulator SoC accelerates channel change when coupled with FastRTV® technology. Any demodulator can tune to any frequency, removing wideband block tuner restrictions for efficient distribution of video streams and IP services to connected devices in digital home ecosystem.

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Signal Receivers

Mercury Computer Systems Provides RF and IF Capabilities to Lockheed Martin for U.S. Navy SEWIP Block 2 Upgrade Program

CHELMSFORD, Mass. - Mercury Computer Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: MRCY), a trusted ISR subsystems provider, confirmed it is providing Lockheed Martin with advanced radio frequency (RF) microwave tuner and intermediate frequency (IF) products as part of the U.S. Navy's Surface Electronic Warfare Improvement Program (SEWIP) Block 2 upgrade program. Lockheed Martin previously announced it was selected by...

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Demodulators

HD DTV Receiver IC accommodates Latin American market.

Targeting digital TV (DTV) markets of Latin America and Japan, SMS2270 supports ISDB-T high-definition DTV technology. Single-chip integrated RF tuner and demodulator enables clear reception in tough conditions, such as deep-indoor locations, noisy electronic environments, and use with sub-optimized antenna. Suited for PC cards and motherboards as well as TV sets and STBs, product has built-in...

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Miscellaneous Software

Broadcom Expands Its Leadership in Enabling Digital TV Transitions in South America

Broadcom's Industry-Leading and Cost Effective HD ISDB-T Silicon Solutions are Designed Specifically for South America's Digital TV Transition SAO PAULO, Brazil - BROADCAST & CABLE -- Broadcom Corporation (NASDAQ:BRCM), a global leader in semiconductors for wired and wireless communications, today announced its industry-leading ISDB-T product family designed specifically to support South...

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Tuners

Digital TV Tuner suits terrestrial applications.

Model MAX2136 supports reception of signals as large as 10 dBm while maintaining sensitivity of -99 dBm, and acheives low noise figure of 3.8 dB while consuming 210 mW. Unit operates from 3 V supply and draws 70 mA when receiving either ISDB-T 13-segment or DVB-T signals. Featuring lead-free 5 x 5 mm, 32-pin TQFN package, it includes on-chip tracking filters, low pass filters, and low-noise...

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Jobsite Stereo System features 360° speaker configuration.
Signal Receivers

Jobsite Stereo System features 360° speaker configuration.

Power Box(TM) 360 products feature 4 speakers and subwoofer that projects sound in all directions. Remote controlled from up to 40 ft away, they provide AM/FM reception and play MP3 and WMA files via SD memory card/USB port in digital media bay. Model PB360S also features 4-way power outlets, while PB360D has GFCI outlets, SIRIUS(TM) Dock & Play port, and backlit control panel. These shock/impact...

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Electronic Amplifiers

Microtune's Automotive Amplifier CHIP Deployed in BYD Cars Targeted for China Market

Amplifier chip for in-glass antennas delivers high-performance and multi-standard car radio reception for BYD's line of fuel, hybrid and all electric automobiles Shanghai, China and Plano, TX, March 1, 2010 - Microtune, Inc (NASDAQ: TUNE) today announced that its multi-standard automotive antenna amplifier, the MT119 is being deployed in the automobiles of BYD Co., Ltd. (www.byd.com) of Shenzhen,...

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