At the heart of the connected lifestyle is digital entertainment: any content, anytime, on any screen. The types of content and experiences we demand—social networking, 3D movies, live TV—are becoming more varied. And the devices that deliver the content, such as Smart TVs, smartphones, tablets, game consoles, and set-top boxes, need to work together to deliver the functionality and services that define this new era of digital entertainment.
Marvell’s integrated hardware/software solutions are at the core of this digital entertainment revolution, delivering exceptional performance with minimal energy requirements. Consumers expect unfettered access to the services they love—Netflix, Pandora, YouTube, Picasa—in a lightning-fast, crystal-clear, and user-friendly package. Marvell’s comprehensive suite of processors and connectivity solutions enable “always-on” connectivity and the highest quality 3D and HD video, cloud-based media services, and streaming capabilities that consumers demand.
"Hisense is very pleased to leverage Marvell's turnkey Smart TV technology and the popularity of the Google TV platform as we set out to introduce our Smart Home solutions to the U.S. market. The ARMADA 1500 chipset allows us to offer Smart TV products at an extremely competitive price point without sacrificing speed or quality. We're confident consumers will enjoy a world-class digital entertainment experience made possible by the combined technical contributions of Hisense, Google and Marvell." Peter Erdman, Vice President of Consumer Electronics, Hisense USA
Digital Entertainment Platform
Marvell’s ARMADA-based digital entertainment platform offers an exceptional television and multimedia experience for the next-generation of Smart TVs, set-top boxes, Blu-ray players, and beyond. From HD and 3D streaming video to immersive sound, the ARMADA embedded Foresight Platform is designed to transform the TV into the command center of the connected lifestyle by powering the convergence of TV, gaming, streaming video, and web applications in a single device.
Marvell’s ARMADA 1500-based platform is the featured hardware component of Google TV 2.0 devices and includes Marvell’s award-winning Qdeo video processing, TV tuner, and Wi-Fi/Bluetooth connectivity chip.
ARMADA 1500 Pro
ARMADA® 1500 Pro (88DE3114) high-definition secure media processor delivers multicore CPU/GPU performance, industry leading HD Video, and Robust Security to the Smart TV, set-top box (STB), over-the-top (OTT) box, thin-client device and other digital entertainment device markets.
ARMADA 1500 Plus
The ARMADA 1500 Plus (88DE3108) high-definition secure media processor is a system-on-chip (SoC) delivering high performance, enhanced connectivity and unique video enhancement algorithms to the Internet-connected digital TV, set-top box (STB), over-the-top (OTT) box, thin-client device and other digital entertainment device markets.
ARMADA 1500-mini (88DE3005) is an innovative and cost effective multi-screen solution designed to provide instantaneous and seamless access to YouTube, Netflix, and other cloud based content on devices including Google’s Chromecast.
Marvell’s comprehensive portfolio of products integrates seamlessly to power the connected home.
Our best-in-class Wi-Fi and Bluetooth products enable seamless connectivity and interactivity with today’s cloud-based applications and online services throughout the home.
Our wireline solutions optimize networking over existing power, coaxial cable, phone lines, and other wiring, turning home electrical grids into high-speed Internet and connected-device networks.
Cost-effective, high-performance broadband solutions that enhance the user experience for video, interactivity, and cloud-centric applications.
Our industry leading low-power, high-performance, small form factor solutions enable powerful, convenient networking.
Connected Home Products
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