Taiwan – May 11th, 2015 – Taiwan ImagingTek (TITC) today announced that MagnaChip Semiconductor Ltd., (Magnachip) a global leader and technology innovator in display panel ICs starts shipping
AMOLED Driver chips with an on-chip Full HD resolution frame buffer with TITC lossless image compression IPs.
of sharp quality enhancement of the display panels, smart phone and TV system developers are migrating to higher resolution
for higher image-video quality. Higher resolution in display device adds higher cost of frame buffer memory and related peripheral
devices, limits the I/O bandwidth availability, increases level of EMI problem due to higher data rate and enlarged PCB size
and signal routing.
“Our world top Smart phone
partners have demanded solution of reducing memory cost, smaller PCB size, low power consumption and easing EMI issues in
advanced AMOLED Display panels ”, says Mr. D.S.
Mok, the VP in charge of the Magnachip IP division. “TITC’s
unique compression technology (IP) dissipates very lower power consumption, provides us flexibility of reducing memory cost
with higher bandwidth availability and eases EMI issues. With the very efficient support team from TITC, we quickly finished design
processes, and already entered mass production of the AMOLED driver chips for our world brand Smart phone partners with less
expensive memory chip, lower power and less EMI issues”.
“We are excited to see mass production of Magnachip’s
multiple AMOLED drivers shipping to world top smart phone panel manufacturers. TITC provides not only top quality compression
IP with small gate count, lower memory cost, but also system know-how in reducing data rate of the image signal traveling
among devices.” Says Mr. Star Sung, the CEO of TITC. “TITC’s lossless compression IPs have entered mass
production in imaging/video systems since year 2006 through German Micronas (Trident, USA), the world top TV decoder supplier
then, Kawasaki Micron (Megachips) in TCON for TV, Renesas in TV processor & FRC, Novatek Himax, FocalTech in smart phone
LCD Driver, Sunplus in DVD/STB chip and Italian Olivetti in MFP machines. We’ll keep investing in lossless compression
IPs, providing the best solutions and customer design for our world top partners.”
Some global system and IC suppliers
in TV, Display panel, mobile phone, image sensor, DSC/DV, DVD/STB, 3D/Gaming are adopting TITC IPs and solutions for cutting
the power consumption, reducing the memory cost and easing the EMI issues. This exciting news of mass production from Magnachip
further demonstrates the prevailing advantage of TITC compression technology in the consumer markets.
About Taiwan ImagingTek
Taiwan ImagingTek Corporation (TITC) is dedicated to the development and research of innovative image/video/audio processing and compression technology.
ImagingTek was established in November 2002 with its main office located in ITRI Open Labs (A Taiwan government sponsored
research institute). TITC is originally financially backed by a German federal government fund (tbg) has a business operation
in Munich, Germany and a branch of TITC-USA located in Cupertino/CA, U.S.A. TITC's core compression technology has entered
production in image and video related electronic products which provides substantial cost savings to system manufacturers. More information on TITC is available at http://www.TITC-USA.com/
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