MaxLinear Ships Hybrid TV Tuners to Samsung
CARLSBAD, Calif. -- MaxLinear Inc. (NYSE: MXL), a leading provider of integrated radio frequency (RF) and mixed-signal integrated circuits for broadband communications applications, today announced it has begun production shipments of its MxL6xx family of software-programmable, low power, global hybrid television tuners in Samsung TVs.
The MxL6xx family of tuners is based on MaxLinear’s “Super Radio” technology that offers exceptional reception performance, silicon integration and power consumption.
“We are excited about Samsung’s selection of our global hybrid silicon tuners for its television products,” said Brian Sprague, Vice President and General Manager, Broadband and Consumer Products at MaxLinear. “Our more than eight years of experience designing and shipping tuners based on pure digital CMOS technology allows us to provide uncompromised performance at the lowest power at highly competitive prices.”