intoPIX Shows First 8K AV over IP Hardware & Software at ISE 2022

by Artem Alekseenko

intoPIX, leading expert in video compression for Pro AV, is showing first 8K AV over IP solutions with its revolutionary “TicoXS FIP” featuring JPEG XS with Flawless Imaging profile. The 8K solutions include new …

Tags:FPGAs| ISE 2022| JPEG| Pro AV| Super Hi-Vision (8K)| Video Encoders & Decoders| Video over IP (VIP)

AMD Completed its Purchase of Xilinx

by Bob Raikes

What They Say AMD has completed its purchase of Xilinx after more than a year of processing. Some reports put the deal value at $50 billion as the deal was made based on AMD …

Tags:AMD| FPGAs| Mergers & Acquisitions| Semiconductor Industry| Semiconductors

Xilinx Unveils ACAP Programmable SoC

by Bob Raikes

Xilinx, Inc. announced a new product category that it calls “adaptive compute acceleration platform” (ACAP) that is is claimed to go ‘far beyond’ the capabilities of an FPGA, it’s traditional product category. The firm …

Tags:Chips| FPGAs| Large Display Monitor| Mobile Display Monitor| Semiconductors| SOCs| Vol 25 - Issue 11

AWS offers NGCodec

by Bob Raikes

Amazon web services (AWS) is working with NGCodec to use the firm’s FPGA-based H.265/HEVC video codec which can support high performance encoding of UltraHD with low latency for AR and VR applications. By running …

Tags:AR/VR| Codecs| FPGAs| Mobile Display Monitor| Virtual Reality| Vol 23 - Issue 48

Intel Completes Altera Acquisition

by Bob Raikes

Intel has completed its acquisition of Altera, a maker of field-programmable gate arrays (FPGAs).(Intel to Buy Altera for $16.7 Billion) Analyst Comment We have previously reported on the work that Altera was doing on …

Tags:FPGAs| Intel| Large Display Monitor| Mobile Display Monitor| Vol 22 - Issue 52

Xilinx Has Advantages for UltraHD and 8K

by Bob Raikes

We stopped by the Xilinx booth. The company makes FPGAs (programmable chips) and has been on our radar for a couple of years as it has been developing its business in the broadcast space. …

Tags:FPGAs| Infocomm 2015| Large Display Monitor| SDI| Semiconductors| Super Hi-Vision (8K)| UltraHD| Vol 22 - Issue 26

Altera Ships 20 nm SoCs

by Vanessa Browning

Altera Corporation (Nasdaq: ALTR) today strengthened its leadership position in SoC FPGA products by shipping its second-generation SoC family. Arria® 10 SoCs are the industry’s only programmable devices that combine ARM® processors with a …

Tags:FPGAs| SOCs

Altera FPGAs to Help with Dolby Vision Solutions

by Helen Vince

Display Components, Materials and Manufacturing – FPGAs have come a long, long way from their early beginnings and now power all kinds of professional and consumer electronic equipment.  Altera and Xilinx dominate the market, but …

Tags:Dolby Vision| FPGAs| HDR - High Dynamic Range| Large Display Monitor| Vol 21 - Issue 40| Volume 21