October 9, 2007

HD-DVD/Blu-Ray player/recorder SoC runs Linux

Horizon Semiconductors has announced a system-on-chip (SoC) targeting "low-cost" universal high-definition DVD players/recorders. The "Hz7220 HD-DVD/Blu-Ray" features a built-in Linux-capable applications processor, and is touted as the first DVD player/recorder SoC to enable true 1080/60p decoding of HD-DVD and Blu-Ray formats, along with legacy red laser DVD format.

Link: linuxdevices.com

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