Panasonic UniPhier System LSI for Smart TVs

Panasonic announced their new UniPhier system LSI (MN2WS0220) for smart TVs. The Panasonic chip enables viewers to watch two TV broadcasting channels, Internet-based content and applications in high-resolution at the same time. UniPhier system LSI will decrease power consumption and the number components needed for smart TV applications. The chip will start sampling this month.

UniPhier System LSI Chip Highlights

  • Enables two TV broadcasting channels, Internet-based content and applications in high-resolution at the same time
  • Integrates high quality AV processor and a high speed CPU on a single chip
  • Panasonic UniPhier processor for processing audio and visual content
  • General-purpose high speed dual CPU for network applications
  • 1.4-GHz ARM Cortex-A9 dual core CPU
  • Integrated 3D graphics circuit and audio and video codec
  • System LSI has all the functions required for smart TVs on a single chip
  • Reduces power consumption by about 40%
  • Decreases the number components needed for smart TV
  • UniPhier architecture enables parallel, simultaneous operation

More info: Panasonic