Notebooks to offer TV anywhere

Posted on Monday, May 22 2006 @ 3:20 CEST by Thomas De Maesschalck
ATI is planning to put DVB-H into laptops:
The company is in a good position to offer such a facility to notebook manufacturers since it launched a single chip, DVB-H compliant, mobile TV receiver back in February [2006]. Its WTV100-M chip integrates a dual-band RF tuner (UHF for Europe and L-Band for USA) with a DVB-T/DVB-H OFDM demodulator.

The company claims the chip interfaces directly with ATI's Imageon media processors – thereby providing the necessary audio and video decoders, for a complete DVB-H offering.
More info over at The Inquirer.

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Thomas has been messing with computer since early childhood and firmly believes the Internet is the best thing since sliced bread. Enjoys playing with new tech, is fascinated by science, and passionate about financial markets. When not behind a computer, he can be found with running shoes on or lifting heavy weights in the weight room.

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