signageOS Likes Samsung’s Tizen 6.5

by Bob Raikes

What They Say A hat-tip to for pointing out a report by signageOS on the ‘Smart’ Samsung Tizen OS V6.5 that said that the OS successfully passed 53 of the 58 tests that …

Tags:Digital Signage Software| Samsung| Smart Digital Signage| Smart TV| SOCs

Pentonic 1000

MediaTek announces Pentonic 1000 SoC for 4K 120Hz TVs

by Bob Raikes

What They Say Mediatek has added a new SoC to its Pentonic line for premium 4K HDR 120Hz TVs with support for up to 144Hz using VRR. The device features: hardware-based decoding of HEVC, …

Tags:Mediatek| SOCs| TVs (TV Sets)| UltraHD & 4K

Vestel Visual Solutions Announces Global Partnership with Telelogos

by Artem Alekseenko

Vestel Visual Solutions has announced a new global partnership with leading content management software provider, Telelogos, which enables Vestel System-on -Chip (SoC) displays to deliver an all-in-one enterprise-grade digital communications solution. Vestel, as a certified …

Tags:SOCs| Vestel

MediaTek Launches Pentonic 700 Chipset for Premium 120Hz 4K Smart TVs

by Artem Alekseenko

MediaTek announced the Pentonic 700, a smart TV system-on-chip (SoC) with a powerful AI processing engine for premium 120Hz 4K TVs. With AI-powered picture quality enhancements, support for Dolby Vision IQ with Precision Detail, …

Tags:Mediatek| Smart TV| SOCs

Pearl TV, MediaTek Introduce ‘FastTrack to NEXTGEN TV’

by Bob Raikes

What They Say Chip maker Mediatek said that it has worked with Pearl TV, which has been developing the ATSC 3.0 Nextgen technology, to include technology to support the specification in the Mediatek Reference …

Tags:ATSC| Broadcast| Semiconductor Market| SOCs| Super Hi-Vision (8K)| USA

Hisense Fills In 8K TV SOC Details

by Bob Raikes

What They Say The 8K Association discovered more information about a new H-View HV8107 SoC that was developed by Hisense for its TVs. Details are in the graphic below but the 8KA clarified that …

Tags:Financial Data| Hisense| Semiconductors| SOCs| Super Hi-Vision (8K)

Magic Leap is partnering with AMD

by Bob Raikes

What They Say Magic Leap said that it is working with AMD to create an SOC for AR headsets that will use less power than previous versions. The company is reported to be ready …

Tags:AMD| Augmented Reality| SOCs

Where We’re At in Smartphones

by Bob Raikes

I was recently able to attend an online webinar organised by Sigmaintell, a market research company in China and SID China. There were two sessions, one on large area displays and one on mobile …

Tags:Semiconductor Market| Smartphone Market| Smartphones| SOCs