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Product category: Embedded Software and Operating Systems
News Release from: Fraunhofer Institute for Integrated Circuits IIS
Edited by the Electronicstalk Editorial Team on 29 September 2006

NXP signs up for low-bitrate coding

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Fraunhofer IIS has licensed an implementation of the most modern audio compression technology standardised in MPEG-4 to NXP Semiconductors.

Fraunhofer IIS, the leading research laboratory in the field of high quality low-bitrate audio coding, has licensed an implementation of the most modern audio compression technology standardised in MPEG-4 to NXP Semiconductors: High Efficiency Advanced Audio Coding v2 (MPEG-4 HE-AACv2) NXP will incorporate the codec in its Nexperia multimedia system solutions to raise the bar for audio quality in home entertainment applications such as its set-top box reference designs