Broadcom unveils first UltraHD video decoder platform

Wednesday 9 January 2013 | 11:08 CET | News
Broadcom has unveiled the first Ultra High Definition Television (UltraHD TV) video decoder platform at CES. The BCM7445 is Broadcom's 28nm ARM-based platform for home gateways with UltraHD, supporting transcoding, CPU processing and home networking throughput for applications such as video-on-demand, gaming, social media and web store applications. UltraHD TV technology, formerly known as 4K, supports screen displays four times the resolution of today's 1080p60 displays. The delivery of UltraHD TV requires a more efficient compression codec made possible by the use of the new High Efficiency

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