Sigma's next-generation chip is going into Samsung's next-gen set-top box for Microsoft Mediaroom-based IPTV

September 10, 2009

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MILPITAS, Calif. & AMSTERDAM--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Samsung Electronics and Sigma Designs (Nasdaq: SIGM - News), a leader in digital media processing SoCs for consumer electronics, today jointly announced that Samsung will be delivering the SMT-E7200 line of set-top box products, based around Sigma’s SMP8654 media processor system-on-chip (SoC), and supporting Microsoft’s Mediaroom client.

The new SMT-E7200 from Samsung ushers in a new generation of IPTV set-top boxes which provide a substantial improvement in performance and cost-effectiveness. These set-top boxes are initially targeted for deployment in Europe and are currently being integrated to run the Microsoft Mediaroom client.

Sigma Designs Inc. (Nasdaq: SIGM)

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