Sigma Designs unveils UHD set-top box SoC with HDR support

Friday 11 September 2015 | 09:26 CET | News
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Sigma Designs, a provider of intelligent system-on-chip (SoC) products, entered production with its SMP8762, an UHD set-top box SoC with high dynamic range (HDR) support. The company expects SMP8762 to be a strong player in the space of IP streaming boxes for IPTV and OTT. The SMP8762 is described as the first single-chip capable of decoding and displaying UHD HDR content to drive HDR capable UHD televisions planned for availability later in 2015. The SOC's system software is optimised for both HDR broadcast or streaming over-the-top (OTT) content using the new HDR standards like HDR-10 (BD

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Companies: Dolby / Sigma Designs
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