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Montage LZ Debut at IBC2017

Amsterdam, Netherlands, Sep. 19, 2017 -- Montage LZ Technologies, a leading fabless semiconductor company focusing on the smart home entertainment market, made its debut at the 50th International Broadcasting Convention (IBC) held in Amsterdam, Netherlands on September 15-19, 2017. It was the first time Montage LZ had a floor booth at IBC and showcased its latest STB SoC products and technologies.

The most eye-catching demonstration in the Montage LZ booth was the live playback of 4K streams running on its latest UHD 4k decoder SoC (PN#M88CC8801), 4,096x2,160 ultra-high resolution and vivid natural color restoration have attracted many visitors. As the most important product launch for Montage LZ this year, M88CC8801 integrates quad-core ARM CPU and quad-core Mali GPU based on 28nm process. It offers the best in class cost-performance solution targeting UHD 4K IP/OTT and hybrid STB market with high-level integration and low power consumption, running Android or Linux.

Jointly shown with a partner, a customer made HDMI Dongle and a DVB T2 set-top box have adopted 4 chips from Montage LZ - tuner, demodulator, HD decoder SoC, and Wi-Fi network controller. The dongle and the box both have the capability to instantly push the live video playback from a small cell phone or PAD screen to a much bigger HDTV screen over a Wi-Fi network, the handheld device can then be used as a remote controller. Elegant form factor and great user experience have raised strong interests from professional operators and manufacturers for the intention of co-operation. In addition, static demo boxes/design kits from customers and our own references completely covered the product series of cable, terrestrial and satellite end-to-end solutions reflecting the powerful R&D capabilities of the company.

During the show, the agenda was tight from the beginning to the end and meetings were packed with broadcasting operators, set-top box manufacturers, software vendors, and CAS companies. Most partners are quite impressed by Montage LZ’s swift breakthrough in advanced security and UHD 4K technologies. Wish a greater presence next year!


About Montage LZ Technologies

Montage LZ Technologies is a leading fabless semiconductor provider focusing on the home entertainment market. Montage LZ provides highly integrated and customizable OTT/STB total solutions for home entertainment. Montage LZ’s sophisticated technology platform allows it to deliver integrated solutions that meet the expanding needs of customers through continuous innovation, efficient design and rapid product development.

For more information regarding Montage LZ please visit the Company's website at http://www.montage-lz.com.

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