Samsung Creates Multiband Mobile TV Chipset
Jun 28, 2007, 8:32 AM by (staff)
A new chipset from Samsung supports several different digital standards, including DVB-H/T, DAB-IP, ISDB-T, and terrestrial DMB. By incorporating all these bands into a single chip, users will be able to switch between different broadcasting services while using the same application. A decoder on the chip converts the analog signal to digital to watch and listen on the handset. The tuner supports UHF, VHF, and L-band. It will be released in Europe and Asia first, but will eventually be incorporated into handsets bound for the U.S.
LG Adds DAB+ to the Stylus 2
LG today said the Stylus 2 smartphone will be the first phone to ship with support for DAB+ for digital radio broadcasting. The phone has a dedicated DAB+ chipset and special application meant for digital radio broadcasts.
Samsung Forges Bio-Processor for Wearables
Samsung is taking direct aim at the wearable market with a new processor custom-designed to monitor health and fitness data. The Bio-Processor combines Analog Front Ends (AFEs), a micro controller, a power management integrated circuit, a digital signal processor, and an eFlash memory chip into a single module.
AT&T Taking Samsung Gear S3 Frontier Orders Starting Nov. 4
AT&T today said customers can place orders for the Samsung Gear S3 Frontier smartwatch beginning November 4. The wearable, announced by Samsung earlier this year, supports AT&T's NumberSync service, which allows owners to use their main number to make/receive calls and send/receive messages from the watch.
Samsung's Exynos 9 Chip Uses 10nm Process, Boasts Gigabit Modem
Samsung today announced the Exynos 9 Series 8895 application processor for premium mobile devices. The chip relies on Samsung's 10nm FinFET process with 3D transistors.
Tag Heuer Shows Off Its Connected Android Watch
Tag Heuer today announced the Connected, a smartwatch based on Google's Android Wear platform. The Connected has a titanium body, 46mm sapphire glass display, and a range of straps available in seven different colors that draw from the design of the Tag Heuer Carrera analog watch.
I might be way off on that but that is my understanding of it.
Thought this was funny (in the full article)
"Between 60% and 85% of people who experienced video on a handset enjoyed it, according to Research and Markets. The biggest reason is boredom."
Well, that is kinda true...if you're...