Sunday, June 25, 2017
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Parts of Windows 10 Source Code Leaked Online
Hackers Attacked U.K. Parliament
Google Promises to Stop Reading Your Emails in Gmail
BlackBerry's Software and Services Sales Fell in Q1
Handsets Expected to be Largest Market for ICs
G.SKILL Announces New DDR4 for the Intel X299 HEDT Platform
Toshiba Open to Further Talks With Western Digital About Chip Unit Sale
Foxconn Confirms US Investment Plan
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > Optical Storage > New Bro...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Monday, February 27, 2006
New Broadcom Chip Decodes Both Blu-ray and HD DVD Video Content


Broadcom Corporation today announced a high definition (HD) audio/video decoder chip that is fully compliant with Blu-ray and HD DVD optical disc formats.

The BCM7411D HD A/V decoder chip supports H.264, the SMPTE standard based on Microsoft Windows Media Video 9. Both compression standards are mandatory for Blu-ray and HD DVD optical disc formats. The BCM7411D also supports high definition MPEG-2 decoding and provides backwards compatibility for current DVD video titles as well as new HD DVD titles that may be authored in an MPEG-2 format.

The BCM7411D is based on Broadcom's previous generation HD A/V decoder chips, which are currently shipping in cable, satellite and IPTV set-top boxes, media centers and gateways. This fourth generation chip adds features that specifically address the HD optical disc player market, while it supports the VC-1 video compression standard.

Also announced today is Broadcom's BCM97438 reference platform for the development of Blu-ray and HD DVD media players. The platform includes a reference board featuring the new BCM7411D HD A/V decoder chip and Broadcom's BCM7038 dual-channel HD digital video system chip, as well as a software platform that offers OEMs a wide range of integration options.

The chip's integrated audio codec supports Dolby Digital (AC-3), Dolby Digital Plus, DTS 5.1, DTS-HD, MLP Lossless, LPCM and MPEG audio formats. The chip also supports Thomson's Film Grain Technology.

The BCM7411D is now shipping in volume quantities with pricing available upon request.


Previous
Next
Samsung Introduces 16X DVD Rewritable Drive With LightScribe Technology        All News        Verbatim Reveals New Glossy Printable CDRs, DVDRs
Samsung Introduces 16X DVD Rewritable Drive With LightScribe Technology     Optical Storage News      Verbatim Reveals New Glossy Printable CDRs, DVDRs

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Broadcom, KKR and SK Hynix - Bain Join Final Bidding Round for Toshiba's Memory Unit
European Commission Clears Acquisition of Brocade by Broadcom
Broadcom to Acquire Brocade Communications Systems for $5.9 Billion
Broadcom Delivers NVMe/SAS/SATA Storage Controllers and NVMe Switch Management Software
Broadcom Announces 64Bit Quad-core Router Processor At CES
European Commission Clears Avago's acquisition of Broadcom
Avago to Acquire Broadcom for $37 Billion
Avago To Buy Broadcom: report
Broadcom Tackles Battery Challenges in Smartwatches
Broadcom Announces Dual-Band Wi-Fi Audio Chip For IoT
Broadcom Chip Doubles Wi-Fi Performance
Broadcom Now Sammpling New Combo Chips for Wearables

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2017 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .