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Archive of posts tagged Set-Top Box (STB)

Sigma Designs Powers Dune HD STBs

Sigma Designs announced that Dune HD Set-Top Boxes (STBs) will employ the company’s secure media processors.

Sagemcom Inks 4K Ultra HD STB Deal with Vodafone Germany

Sagemcom announced that it will provide 4K Ultra HD Set-Top Boxes (STBs) to Vodafone Germany in first half of 2015.

Broadcom HEVC SoC Powers Tata Sky’s Ultra HD STBs

Broadcom Corporation announced that its BCM7252 HEVC/H.265 System-on-Chip (SoC) will power Tata Sky’s first generation 4K Ultra HD Set-Top Boxes (STBs).

Set-Top Box Revenue Delights

IHS Technology announced it forecasts that worldwide digital Set-top Box (STB) shipment revenue will set new highs during the next two years, peaking at $22.8 billion in 2015.

Two Billion Connected TV Devices by 2018

Strategy Analytics announced it forecasts that the global installed base of Connected TV devices (Smart TVs, game consoles, Blu-ray players, etc.) will exceed two billion units by 2018.

Technicolor Inks 4K Ultra HD STB Deal with Tata Sky

Technicolor announced that it will provide 4K Ultra HD Set-Top Boxes (STBs) to Tata Sky in volume early 2015.

CE Devices Continue to Get Connected

Parks Associates announced that one of its surveys reports that 64% of U.S. broadband households have at least one consumer electronics device connected to the Internet.

Humax Flaunts 4K Ultra HD STBs

Humax announced that it is showcasing its new 4K Ultra HD Set-Top Boxes (STBs) at The Cable Show 2014.

Dune HD and DVEO Demonstrate Live HEVC Streaming

Dune HD and DVEO announced they are demonstrating live High Efficiency Video Coding (HEVC) encoding and streaming to TV at NAB Show 2014.

ViXS Drives 4K Ultra HD HEVC VOD Trial

ViXS Systems announced that its XCode 6400 System on Chip (SoC) will power NTT Plala’s latest 4K Ultra HD 4K Set-Top Box (STB).

Dune HD Unveils HEVC-Enabled Set-Top Box

Dune HD announced that it will demonstrate its new HEVC-enabled Set-Top Box (STB) at NAB Show 2014.

Connected TV Devices Going Great Guns

Futuresource Consulting announced it reckons that the global installed base of TV-centric connected devices surpassed one billion units in 2013 and will exceed two billion by 2017.

Sigma Designs SoCs Support HEVC

Sigma Designs announced that it is launching a new ARM-based chipset family that supports the new High Efficiency Video Coding (HEVC) codec at CES 2014.

UCN Set-Top Boxes Offer Dolby Digital Plus

Dolby Laboratories announced that UCN’s HD Set-Top Boxes (STBs) will feature the Dolby Digital Plus audio codec.

Devices Go Over-the-Top in 2013

IHS announced it reckons that more than 1.7 billion devices capable of accessing Over-the-Top (OTT) broadband content, such as Netflix and Hulu, will ship by the end of the year.