Trident unveils set-top box SoCs

Trident Microsystems, a provider of set-top box and TV
semiconductor solutions, announced the launch of set-top box (STB)
system-on-a-chip (SoC) designed for the worldwide satellite, cable, and IPTV

Featuring support for Android, online content playback,
advanced web browsing, and 3D graphics, the new TSC100 STB family delivers all
the key features demanded by leading operators in a single and powerful STB

“As the world’s leading satellite and cable
operators prepare for the next wave of  high performance, multimedia-rich
applications, it’s important that we are able to offer an integrated STB
solution that incorporates the latest video coding technology,” said Mark
Samuel, senior vice president and general manager, Set-top Box Business Unit,

“The TSC100 family is built around the same open
platform that has become a cornerstone of Trident’s STB solutions, delivering
support for leading web browsing capabilities, online services and popular
Android applications,” Samuel added.

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