8VSB


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8VSB8-Level Vestigial Sideband (US ATSC broadcast standard)
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We are approaching theoretical limits of the 8VSB demodulation standard thanks to our unique implementation," said Rich Citta, chief scientist of Micronas Semiconductors, Inc.
To wit, they can buy an high-definition TV set and (assuming broadcasters iron out those pesky 8VSB transmission problems) get their must-see TV live, 24 hours a day, from over-the-air broadcasting sources.
Integrated ATSC-compliant 8VSB demodulator and fast channel acquisition
264 video encoders, which allows broadcasters to deliver more channels to the consumer without investing in additional transmission bandwidth; new Videotek DDM-6800+ 8VSB, 64 QAM and 256 QAM demodulator modules, which combine with existing 6800+(TM) modules to provide a low-cost, space-efficient solution for RF-to-fiber interconnectivity in the 6800+ frame; and the Apex M2X(TM) MPH exciter, the world's first exciter to support delivery of MPH(TM) in-band mobile DTV services with terrestrial digital TV and HDTV services using the same slice of bandwidth.
It will feature a number of new digital technologies including, the new system-on-a-chip media processor from Sigma Design, and the latest high performance 8VSB DTV demodulator from ATI.
ReflectView Player now supports a variety of content types and hardware configurations which enable multi-channel HD playback of MPEG and Windows Media content from single ReflectView Player including 8VSB for TV wall applications and new support for 1080p playback.
The Xilleon 240 TV-On-Chip includes a powerful MIPS(R) CPU (central processing unit), a Digital Front End capable of demodulating and decoding 8VSB for ATSC terrestrial broadcasts or 64/256 QAM for digital cable (including a Forward Data Channel demodulator for OpenCable applications), an HD/SD capable MPEG video and audio decoder, an NTSC video decoder featuring a 3D comb filter, a video scaler and deinterlacer, and other image processing features.
The processors integrate both market-leading HDTV processor technology and 8VSB demodulation technology into a single-chip solution, enabling exceptional price performance for manufacturers of digital televisions.
Based on Microtune's analog/digital MT2121 tuner, the POD NIM is also compatible with the FCC's Digital Cable Ready (DCR) mandate, supporting 8VSB, 64/256 QAM, analog NTSC, and QPSK signals.
The SupraHD 760 family of ICs integrates both market-leading HDTV processor technology and 8VSB demodulation technology into a single-chip solution, enabling exceptional price performance for manufacturers of digital televisions.
Acterna, the leader in test and management solutions for consumer and business broadband communications, announced today that its DTS product line now includes interfaces for both the COFDM and 8VSB modulations that are required in the European and North American digital terrestrial television (DTTV) standards.
4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Micronas (SWX Swiss Exchange: MASN), a leading supplier of innovative application-specific IC system solutions for consumer electronics, today announced availability of the DRX3931J, an 8VSB and QAM 64/256 demodulator with integrated IF amplifier.