Montage LZ’s HD SoC Decoder Passed NAGRA NOCS 3.1 Certification

Date Released: 2021-10-09

October 9, 2021, Montage LZ technologies, the industry leading smart home entertainment chip provider, announces that its next generation of HD SoC Decoder —Symphony4, has passed the NOCS (NAGRA On-Chip Security) 3.1 certification from the world renowned CA company NAGRA, to provide strong security protection for Premium Content.

Symphony4 is an HEVC/HDR/VP9 enabled HD decoder SoC embedded with DVB-S/S2/S2X and DVB-C (J83.A/B/C) demodulator. It supports multiple advanced security CAS and DRM technologies, and is a perfect choice for satellite/terrestrial/cable and hybrid set-top-box applications. Its flexible design mechanism provides the STB manufacturers with unprecedented convenience. The chip stands out for its excellent audio and video processing capabilities and high-performance CPU.

The Symphony4 chip passed the NOCS 3.1 certification, which supports NexGuard forensic watermarking, to guarantee a better protection for customer’s devices and resources. Through the NAGRA NOCS 3.1 solution, Symphony4 places the customer’s devices under very tight protections in the TEE (Trusted Execution Environment). Secure Media Path and Hardware Root of Trust technologies in Symphony4 perfectly match and secure operators’ security demands for Premium Content protection.

Considering the increasing security demands from PayTV operators, Montage LZ works with the world's top CA vendors to provide customers with more flexible and forward-looking solutions while taking into account the costs. The continuous investment and progress made by Montage LZ in CA technology has not only significantly improved its product market position and potential in the PayTV industry, but has also provided the PayTV Operators and end users with a good quality, reliable and sustainable IC solution. Montage LZ will continue its path in STB and PayTV market to consolidate our competitive advantage and expand our business coverage in global emerging markets.

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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