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JPEG XS – Image coding for video over IP transmission in production quality

April 13, 2018 Fraunhofer IIS | Category: Good to know, Products & Technologies
JPEG XS as an input format in a software-plugin for Adobe Premiere Pro CC with real-time playback capability of 4k60p UHD

Fraunhofer IIS announced its first JPEG XS codec implementation for video production at the NAB Show in Las Vegas. The coding specialists of Fraunhofer IIS demonstrated the JPEG XS codec as an input format for post-production in a software plug-in for Adobe® Premiere® Pro CC with real-time playback capability of 4k60p UHD video.

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INNOPIA Technologies Inc. Adds Fraunhofer’s MPEG-H TV Audio System To World’s First Universal ATSC 3.0 Set-Top Box

April 11, 2018 Fraunhofer IIS | Category: Audio, Broadcasting, Products & Technologies
INNOPIA Technologies IMT-M6400 set-top box © INNOPIA Technologies

Any ATSC 1.0 TV in the Republic of Korea will be able to tune into ATSC 3.0 over-the-air broadcasts when connected to INNOPIA Technologies’ IMT-M6400, a set-top box (STB) that incorporates an ATSC 3.0 tuner, accesses broadcasters’ interactive Internet-delivered content, and features Fraunhofer IIS’s MPEG-H 3D Audio technology.

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[UPDATE April 12: NAB “Best of Show” Award] Ericsson Integrates Fraunhofer’s MPEG-H TV Audio System Into Its Contribution-Encoder/Decoder Solution

April 9, 2018 Fraunhofer IIS | Category: Audio, Broadcasting, Products & Technologies

Congratulations to our partner Ericsson who won the “Best of Show” Award at NAB 2018 for their MPEG-H Audio Contribution Encoder/Decoder! Please find below our recent news on these products.

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Fraunhofer IIS Audio System Selected for Chinese 3D Audio Standard for UHD TV

April 5, 2018 Fraunhofer IIS | Category: Audio, Broadcasting, Products & Technologies, Success Stories
©Fraunhofer IIS/Viaframe

China’s AVS 3D Audio Task Group has chosen Fraunhofer IIS as the transmission audio codec solution provider for the upcoming 3D Audio standard that will be used in the country’s 4K UHD broadcast. Fraunhofer proposed its MPEG-H TV Audio System according to the requirements of China’s next-generation broadcasting audio standard in order to meet the Chinese market demand for compelling audio.

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Sonamic TimeScaling Delivers Seamless Switching Between Broadcasts And Web Streams In Car Radios

March 20, 2018 Fraunhofer IIS | Category: Automotive, Good to know, Products & Technologies, Video

Imagine a car radio that keeps on playing your favorite local radio station — without interruption — when you drive out of the station’s broadcast range. That’s the promise of Hybrid Radio, and Fraunhofer’s Sonamic TimeScaling technology is critical to its success.

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