Thomson tests 4K encoding in 10-bit HEVC for interoperability

Thomson Video Networks has begun interoperability tests of its ViBE VS7000 encoding and transcoding platform for ultra high-definition 4K content in 10-bit HEVC with leading chipset manufacturers.  MStar Semiconductor, STMicroelectronics and ViXS are testing the platform. All are manufacturers of chips targeted at the HEVC market. Earlier this year, the ViBE VS7000 demonstrated interoperability with […]

ViXS and Wyplay partner on 4K, HEVC media gateway

Canada-based chipset firm ViXS and software specialist Wyplay have developed what they claim is the industry’s first media gateway solution with full support for Ultra HD 4K and advanced HEVC 10-bit media processing. The firms said that by combining ViXS’ XCode 6400 system on a chip with Wyplay’s open platform system middleware, called Frog, they can […]