ViXS Begins Shipping SoC for Ultra HD 4K & 10-bit HEVC
TORONTO -- The future of Ultra HD content distribution and display begins…now. ViXS Systems Inc. , a pioneer and leader in media processing silicon solutions, today announced that it is now shipping its groundbreaking XCode 6400 System-on-Chip(SoC) for the service provider and consumer electronics markets. The XCode 6400 is the first SoC to successfully support High Efficiency Video Coding (HEVC) Main 10 Profile - helping drive the transition to Ultra HD 4K across the entire content distribution value chain. Samples of the XCode 6400 are available immediately. Production shipments begin in January 2014, and ViXS has booked orders for delivery in February and March.
Leveraging the XCode 6400's unique processing architecture, equipment manufacturers are now free to design new products that push the boundaries of performance and feature ultra-low power consumption with sleek form factors. With the processing power to handle today's software-intensive networking, display and streaming services, the XCode 6400 empowers manufacturers to meet surging demand for 4K products and take advantage of the incredible color depth and picture clarity of 10-bit media.