|[April 07, 2014]
VeriSilicon Expands Its Hantro Video IP Portfolio With HEVC Main 10 Profile and AVS+ Decoder Capabilities
LAS VEGAS --(Business Wire)--
VeriSilicon (News - Alert) Holdings Co., Ltd. (VeriSilicon), a leading custom silicon
solution and semiconductor IP provider, today announced the availability
of High Efficiency Video Coding (HEVC) Main 10 Profile decoder in Hantro
Video IP as well as the availability of AVS (News - Alert)+ decoder IP to support HDTV
and 3D TV services in China.
HEVC Main 10 Profile is supported in Hantro G2 Multi-format Decoder IP.
Hantro G2 (News - Alert), which is the industry's first IP to achieve 4K@60 fps with a
single-core architecture, supporting both HEVC and VP9 video formats.
Hantro G2 represents the 13th generation of Hantro (News - Alert) Video IP, the market
leading video semiconductor IP�deployed in billions of chips and used by
more than 90 semiconductor companies worldwide.
"Consumer trends are transitioning rapidly toward ultra high definition
capabilities on both large screens such as TVs and smaller screens such
as media tablets and smartphones. Broadcasters worldwide have announced
plans for 4K roll-out based on the HEVC Main 10 Profile, and Internet
video services such as YouTube (News - Alert) and Netflix are also rapidly migrating to
4K," said Dr. Wayne Dai, Founder, President and CEO of VeriSilicon. "
Hantro G2 Multi-format Decoder IP provides a unique universal solution
that can support diverse needs such as HEVC Main 10 for broadcasting,
HEVC Main for Netflix and VP9 for YouTube for our aplication processor
and DTV/STV SoC customers."
VeriSilicon also announced integrated support for AVS+, a
second-generation video standard for HDTV and 3DTV broadcasting services
approved as a Chinese national standard in July 2012. AVS+ has been
added to the Hantro G1 Multi-format decoder, providing support for all
legacy video formats.
VeriSilicon Holdings Co., Ltd. is an integrated circuit (IC) design
foundry that provides custom silicon solutions and system-on-chip (SoC)
turnkey services for a wide range of electronics devices and systems,
including smart phones, media tablets, HDTVs, set-top boxes, home
gateways, networking, and data centers. VeriSilicon's technology
solutions include licensable ZSP® (digital signal processor) based HD
audio, multi-band and multi-mode wireless, and HD voice platforms;
Hantro HD video platform; mixed signal NUI (natural user interface)
platforms for voice, motion and touch interface; and "internet of
everything" platforms for wearables, smart cards and smart energy.
VeriSilicon's custom silicon turnkey service encompasses design service
that combines its technology solutions and value-added mixed signal IP
portfolio targeted for a wide range of process technology nodes,
including advanced nodes such as 28nm and FD-SOI, and provide product
engineering service for SoC as well as System in a Package (SiP).
VeriSilicon's platform-based SoC design solutions shorten the design
cycle, enhance quality, and reduce risk.
Founded in 2002 and dual head-quartered in Shanghai, China and Santa
Clara, California, VeriSilicon has over 450 employees with six R&D
centers (China, US and Finland) and nine sales offices worldwide.
For more information, please visit www.verisilicon.com.
For more information on Hantro G2 Multi-format Decoder and Hantro G1
Multi-format Decoder products, please visit http://www.verisilicon.com/IPPortfolio_2_14_1_HantroVideoIP.html.
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