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Broadcom's (BRCM) CES product launches include: 1) An IPTV set-top box reference platform that...
Broadcom's (BRCM) CES product launches include: 1) An IPTV set-top box reference platform that includes support for the high-speed 802.11ac Wi-Fi standard. 2) A video decoder chip supporting the UltraHD (4K) video standard, which is finding its way into high-end TVs. 3) A 1 Gbps home networking chip based on the MoCA 2.0 standard (new competition for ENTR). 4) A cable modem/gateway SoC that supports 1 Gbps downlink speeds. Broadcom also notes its set-top SoCs have been designed into boxes from Samsung and Comcast.