Afa Launches 6-in-1 Demodulator for Mobile Digital TV
Released on = May 17, 2007, 2:33 am
Press Release Author = Afa Technologies, Inc.
Industry = Semiconductors
Press Release Summary = Afa Technologies, a leading fabless design house specializing in digital TV solution, announced the launch of its new 6-in-1 demodulator, AF9100 series for multi-standard mobile digital TV (MDTV).
Press Release Body = TAIPEI, Taiwan, May 18, 2007 - Afa Technologies, a leading fabless design house specializing in digital TV solution, announced the launch of its new 6-in-1 demodulator, AF9100 series for multi-standard mobile digital TV (MDTV).
With a superior COFDM design team from Silicon Valley and Taiwan, Afa has introduced three generations of high performance DVB-T demodulators since 2005. Those demodulators have been used in versatile applications of PMP, PND, iDTV, digital STB, PC/NB and car TV. On the strength of creditable experiences in digital TV receiver, Afa rolls out its 6-in-1 multi-standard MDTV receiver and will have a live demonstration in the coming Computex Taipei.
The 6-in-1 demodulator is engineered to provide multiple standard solutions for both TV and audio across the world: DVB-H, DVB-T, T-DMB, DAB-IP, DAB/DAB+ and FM.
With multiple interfaces- SDIO, SPI, USB 2.0, I2S, and TS, AF9100 series provides cost effective solution and easy integration with cell phone baseband as well as multimedia processors. Inheriting the field-proven high-speed mobile reception of the preceding DVB-T demodulators, AF9100 series demonstrates excellent Doppler performance.
Compared with similar solutions in the market, the patented memory management scheme greatly reduces the channel switching time to less than 20ms and enables multiple parallel services simultaneously such as multiple video and audio programs, alarm, messaging and ESG. In addition, the function of ultra fast synchronization ensures ultra low power consumption.
Demonstration of the AF9100 series is available in Afa's suite (Grand Hyatt Hotel, Room 1036) at Computex 2007, June 5~9.
About Afa Afa Technologies, Inc. is a fabless IC design house excelling in high performance DTV receiver SOC. Afa offers a complete product line covering various digital multimedia broadcasting markets in applications of high mobility car TV, low power portable and handheld devices, as well as high quality PC/NB peripheral and digital STB. With the seasoned engineering and proactive customer support team, Afa provides not only the most compact chip with brilliant performance but also total system-level solution to maximize customer's profit and fast time-to-market. For more information, please visit www.afatech.com.tw.
Web Site = http://www.afatech.com.tw
Contact Details = Afa Technologies, Inc. 9F, No. 233-1, Baochiao Rd., Sindian City, Taipei County, Taiwan TEL: +886-2-29153290 FAX: +886-2-89145970 E-mail: email@example.com