Montage LZ won the Outstanding Market Performance Award at the 14th “China Chip”

Date Released: 2019-10-26

Oct. 25-26, 2019, Qingdao—The 14th Conference on Promotion of China IC Industry 2019 (“China Chip”) was successfully held in Qingdao. As an industry leading provider of the intelligent entertainment solutions, Montage LZ’s “M88CS8001—Advanced HD Decoder SoC with DVB-S2 Demodulator and on-chip CA solution” won the 2019 “China Chip” Outstanding Market Performance Award for its innovative architecture, cutting-edge CA technology, reliable performance, great reputation and outstanding market share.

The Conference on Promotion of China IC Industry (“China Chip”), one of the most influential and authoritative industry events in China’s IC industry, was under the supervision of the Electronic Information Department in the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology of PRC, and sponsored by the China Electronic Information Industry Development (CCID). Its “China Chip” appraisal activity is a grand review of the nation’s integrated circuit products and an indicator of the industry technology development. The event had been successfully held for 13 sessions, aiming to build a centralized display platform for China’s integrated circuit companies and the excellent products, to help build the nation’s top-notch brands, and to promote the development of China’s integrated circuit industry. The Outstanding Market Performance Award is dedicated to the products that have outstanding sales performance in the main market application areas in the past two years, and have independent intellectual property rights.

M88CS8001 of Montage LZ is an advanced HD decoder SoC for the DVB-S2 satellite set-top box applications. It has 32-bit high-performance dual CPU with 512 Mb/1 Gb on-chip memory, and supports H.264/MPEG-2&4/AVS/AVS+/VC1 HD decoding with DVB-S/S2 demodulator. Its rich peripheral interfaces include two USB 2.0 ports and two TS In interfaces, greatly reduced the design-in efforts and effectively improved the system reliability. The device advantages include the following.

* Advanced Technology

The device adopts the advanced 28nm process, which has higher integration, lower power consumption and BOM costs, and better performance-to-power ratio than its peers.

* State-of-Art CA Features:

The device is built with the dedicated CA engine of the international leading level, capable of supporting the national or international mainstream CA receiving systems, providing strong support to the service providers in the anti-hacking and content protection aspects.

* Innovative Fast Switch Feature:

With the support of both the hardware and the software, and adoption of the mechanisms including the parallel structure, cache and anticipation of user actions, the device greatly improves the channel switching speed, from the traditional 1~2 seconds to the current 0.1~0.2 second, thus greatly optimized the user experiences.

About Montage LZ Technologies

Montage LZ Technologies is an industry leading fabless semiconductor IC provider focusing on intelligent home entertainment market. The company offers highly integrated and flexibly customized STB solutions for DVB/IPTV/OTT applications. Based on its cutting-edge technology platform and solid background in STB industry, Montage LZ is able to deliver optimized total solutions for evolving demand in home entertainment through continuous innovation, efficient operation and outstanding product quality.

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